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12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Samsung's Chromebook Plus brings a stylus and Android apps

Samsung has been making Chromebooks ever since it introduced the first one way back in 2011, but now it’s ready to up the ante a notch with its new Chomebook Plus and Pro. This time around, they can run any Android app from the Google Play store, and they’e also the first Chromebooks to come with a …

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 costs at least $850 in the US

Pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 7 have started in the US, and it's clear that you'll be paying a pretty penny for Samsung's pen-toting flagship phone. The best deals among major carriers are at Sprint and T-Mobile, where the Note 7 will cost $850 if you buy it outright -- it may be wiser to go with …

Birthday Rice Krispies Treats

These ultimate Birthday Rice Krispies Treats are huge, gooey, and the perfect no-bake treat for birthdays! Try these instead of cupcakes for your …

10 Sushi Burgers That Are a Foodie’s Dream Come True

Be honest — sushi night is usually the highlight of your week. Although it’s really easy to roll your own sushi, it’s even easier to turn your favorite sushi ingredients into a burger. Sure, there are plenty of summer burger recipes you could throw on the grill for dinner, but none of them will …

Leaving EU would fuel Argentine aggression towards Falkland Islands, official claims

Leaving the European Union would fuel Argentinian aggression towards the Falkland Islands, a senior representative from the territory has warned.<p>Sukey Cameron, the Falkland Islands government representative in the UK, said an Out vote “might encourage Argentina to be much more aggressive”.<p>She also …

Argentina

Leicester City take note: Five 1990s Premier League teams who broke into the elite share their memories

In the early 1990s five teams broke the iron grip elite clubs had in England. Read how they did it and why they could not sustain their brilliance.<p>ASTON VILLA 1992-93<p><b>Finished: 2nd</b><p><b>Ron Atkinson (manager)</b><p>Paul McGrath and myself had a bet before a ball was kicked that we'd win the league, for what I …

Super-thin electronic skin lights up a digital display on your hand

One more step toward leaving smartwatches and fitness trackers behind<p>Imagine having a fitness tracker that doubles as a temporary tattoo. Or a monitoring device that doctors can paste straight onto an ailing organ. Or a watch so unobtrusive that it looks like it's built right into your wrist. These …

Doomwatch box set review: vintage 70s apocalypse drama still has the power to chill

The BBC’s worst-case scenario science-based drama was plausibly terrifying – even if it did have dodgy video effects and wobbly sets<p>The BBC’s sci-fi drama Doomwatch hit the screens at the beginning of the 1970s, which accounts for its apocalyptic message. In an era of rapid advances, Doomwatch took …

TV

Gerard Way Unveils Reflective Carpenters' 'Superstar' Cover

"It brings back a lot of memories," former My Chemical Romance singer says<p>On Wednesday, former My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way unveiled an old …

Music

Natalie Cole: looking back at her life and music career – in pictures

The award-winning singer and daughter of jazz legend Nat King Cole died at age 65 on Thursday night. Here are some highlights from her life and career.<p>Natalie Cole, singer and daughter of Nat King Cole, dies aged 65

Christmas Trees

A Classic Psychology Study on Why Winning the Lottery Won’t Make You Happier

Someone could win the $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot tonight, though as killjoys across the internet have already noted, that someone will likely not …

Happiness

How to have a holiday adventure in the UK

<b>Sean Conway, who swam the length of Britain</b><p>One of my best adventures was swimming the length of Britain, from Land’s End to John O’Groats, in 2013. It had never been attempted before and took 4½ months in the sea. It was horrible, miserable: I was cold, hungry, wet and lost, much of the time. I …

Scotland

Black Cod Fish Cakes with Tartar Sauce Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (15)<p>For the sauce:<p>1 cup mayonnaise<br>• 3 tablespoons finely chopped capers<br>• 3 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice<br>• 2 tablespoons finely …

Seafood

How to make the perfect battenberg cake

The battenberg cake, a gaudily coloured, peculiarly British confection, makes for an unlikely film star – unless the film is, of course, based on the work of that other peculiarly British creation, Alan Bennett, and then it seems as inevitable as the accompanying mug of stewed tea. Though the man …

Dessert

How to Make Quilling Paper Christmas Decoration Crafts

Quilling paper Christmas crafts are more and more popular, for they are pretty and delicate. Today’s project is a quilling paper decoration. You can …

Crafting

Elon Musk and others: Forget VW diesels, make electric cars instead

It will cost a huge sum, likely billions of dollars, to make Volkswagen fix all of the 482,000 TDI diesel vehicles it has admitted use “defeat device” software to ignore emission laws.<p>Indeed, it may not be practically possible for VW to modify 325,000 of those cars–and it would cost the company …

California Air Resources Board

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

Toddler loses an eye after consumer drone spins out of control

Up until now, consumer drones have been at best a fun hobby for many and, at worst, a nuisance for the privacy-minded and tech-phobic. But a recent …

Ben Affleck Says DC Movie Universe Going To Be 'Massive'

The pressure is on for Warner Bros. Studios to deliver with <b>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</b> in March 2016, as the DC Extended Universe appears set …

Keep Your Apple Cords Neatly With These Nifty Desktop Organizers

<b>With many</b> of us owning more than a single Apple product these days, it can be difficult to keep track of our cables and accessories in an organized …

Space tourism is closer to taking off, but how should it be regulated?

The breakthroughs were right around the corner, they promised. Soon people would be taking regular trips to the cosmos, and the era of commercial spaceflight would finally become reality.<p>And so in 2004, the young space companies lobbied for an extended "learning period" that would allow them to …

Space Travel

The Weirdest Things People Have Ordered At Fast-Food Drive-Thrus

<i>By: Kristin Hunt</i><p><i>Credit: DUSTIN DOWNING/THRILLIST</i><p>If you're a waiter or bartender, you've seen your fair share of horrors. But the brave souls manning the headset at fast-food chains aren't any safer, even if they have a wall separating them from the customers. With the help of several Redditors and …

How to Be Happy and Grateful: 6 Sacred Secrets Shared by Grandmothers, Mutants and Cajuns (and Proven by Scientists)

<b>Choose to be grateful. It will make you happier.</b> This was the premise of Arthur C. Brooks' <i>New York Times</i> article that ran Saturday, Nov. 21. In this piece, Brooks cites scientific research that suggests some of us are hard-wired to feel grateful.<p>We, the happy souls who tend to find the good in the …