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The life-saving browser shortcut everyone should know

If I had a dollar for every time I'd accidentally closed a browser tab -- or worse, an entire windowful of 'em -- I'd be rich.<p>But there's a simple keyboard shortcut that can instantly correct this error: <b>Ctrl-Shift-T</b>.<p>Or <b>Apple-Shift-T</b>, if you're using a Mac.<p>Honestly, I'm a little embarrassed to admit …

Software

Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89: Remembering a TV icon

Sir Bruce Forsyth, the veteran television star, has died at the age of 89.<p>In a statement, his manager Ian Wilson said: "It is with great sadness that the Forsyth family announce that Sir Bruce passed away this afternoon, peacefully at his home surrounded by his wife Wilnelia and all his children.<p>"A …

Entertainment

Newfound Spider Species Masquerades as a Dried-Up Leaf

The yet-to-be-named spider can make itself look like a dangling, dried-up leaf.<p>In the animal kingdom, sometimes the best survival strategy is to …

Gamekeepers back use of gas gun bird scarers on grouse moors

Gamekeepers have backed the use of gas gun bird scarers on moorland as one of the only means available to them to prevent flocks of protected ravens “hoovering up” chicks and eggs.<p>They are concerned that the growing population of ravens threatens ground-nesting game birds, such as red and black …

Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper to stay healthy, say scientists

The old adage ‘breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper’ could be the best way to lose weight and stay healthy, Kings College scientists say.<p>A major review of 28 recent studies has concluded that keeping calories down late at night is the secret to combating …

Nutrition