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Best crime and thriller books of 2015

From Girl on the Train to Girl in the Spider’s Web – a look back on a year that lived up to the hype<p><b>Vote:</b> What was your favourite book of the year?• <b><br>Best of culture in 2015:</b> see this year’s cultural highlights, chosen by the Guardian’s writers and critics<p>Books that arrive on a tide of chatter about …

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Cop Killed a Teen Over a Prank Gone Wrong, Lawsuit Says

Trooper B.D. Gillespie shot 18-year-old Timmy Hill dead after a silly incident involving soaked underwear. And the local prosecutor says the officer …

First children are often cleverer than their siblings, study finds

A study from Leipzig University found that each successive sibling has a lower IQ than the last - and it's to do with upbringing, not biology<p>The eldest child generally has the highest IQ, according to a study from the University of Leipzig - and every successive child in the family has a lower IQ …

Depression Can Physically Change Your DNA, Study Suggests

More evidence that the disease is much more than a mood disorder.<p>Researchers from the UK have found evidence that depression doesn't just change our …

Women are either bisexual or gay but 'never straight'

A study has found that most women who say they are straight are in fact aroused by videos of both naked men and naked women<p>Most women are either bisexual or gay but "never straight", a study suggests.<p>"This shows us that how women appear in public does not mean that we know anything about their …

10 Reasons Sarcastic People Are Smarter Than You Think

Some people choose being sarcastic because beating someone up can probably get you arrested in today’s society. Some say being sarcastic is an …

University of California

Forget Text Messages--Send Emotions Over The Air

Technology gets the touchy-feelies<p>It used to be the case that if you wanted to reach out and touch someone, you had to use your hands. But thanks to scientists in the U.K., you might some day be able to use technology--and no, we're not talking the telephone--to transmit the emotions you experience …

GameStop to become a retro gaming destination

Gamestop isn’t just accepting the old consoles for trade-ins, the company aims to be a new destination for retro gamers everywhere. Unfortunately, …

Retrogaming

10 'dad jokes' that will make you question the humour of all men - Telegraph

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

Why You’ll Hate the Apple Watch And The Important Business Lesson You Need To Learn

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Nir Eyal is the author of</i><i>Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products</i> <i>and blogs about the psychology of products at</i> <i>NirAndFar.com</i><i>.</i><p>If you are among the 19 million people Apple predicts will buy an Apple Watch, I have some bad news for you — I’m betting there is an important feature …

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Call of Duty Gets First Playable Female Lead With Black Ops 3

This year's Call of Duty: Black Ops III is not only introducing a range of new gameplay changes aiming to push the formula forward, but it will also be the first entry in the core series to feature a female playable lead character. Female soldiers for Black Ops III were first revealed in the game's …

The best festival hotel pop-ups in Britain for summer 2016

An Aspirin a Day: Is the Benefit Worth the Risk?

Studies have shown that aspirin, the age old remedy for pain and fever, also thins the blood. Because of this property, it can also help to lower the chances of a heart attack or a stroke caused by a blood clot in the brain. And, although research has found that it only works in certain people …

It’s not “just a phase”: How Cara Delevingne is changing the conversation around bisexuality

<b>Cara Delevingne (Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett)</b><p>The model and actress has had to defend her sexual identity, which shouldn’t be defined by whom she’s dating<p>Rachel Kramer Bussel<p>July 21, 2015 4:30pm (UTC)<p>After a Page Six report that model and "Paper Towns" actress Cara Delevingne has broken up with singer …

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