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Your life really does flash before your eyes before you die, study suggests

Your life really does flash before your eyes when you die, a study suggests - with the parts of the brain that store memories last to be affected as other functions fail.<p>Research on those who have had "near death" experiences suggests that the phenomenon rarely involves flashbacks in chronological …

Biographies

The Strange Reason Why Airplane Windows Are Round

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>Through many years and brilliant breakthroughs in aerospace engineering—from our humble beginnings with …

Free Full Length Movies: The Top Five Websites

<b>1-Free Full Length Movies: The Top Five Websites</b><p>Free, full length movies are abundant on the Web; that is, if you know where to look. Lots of …

9 travel hacks you'll wish you knew all along

Already taking a trip or just planning your next one? These tips will help you save time, money and sanity.<p>Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much for that flight? Forget to pack some important items? What happens if your flight is delayed or canceled?<p>As always, knowledge is power. The more you …

Travel Deals

Researchers Clear 'Patient Zero' From AIDS Origin Story

It's one of the biggest medical mysteries of our time: How did HIV come to the U.S.?<p>By genetically sequencing samples from people infected early on, scientists say they have figured out when and where the virus that took hold here first arrived. In the process, they have exonerated the man accused …

Public Health

Nintendo confirms that footage of its next-gen game console was added in post-production - ExtremeTech

By on October 26, 2016 at 11:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When Nintendo finally unveiled …

Gaming

Inside the $200 million, presidential-themed hotel Donald Trump just opened a mile away from the White House

Although the Boston Globe has reported that Trump hotel reservations are down nearly 60% compared to this time last year, the DC location stayed on track to open ahead of schedule— however, it wasn't without a few hiccups. A group of protesters gathered outside during the grand opening Wednesday, …

Donald Trump

Why Mercedes plans to let its self-driving cars kill pedestrians in dicey situations

It sounds like a test to determine someone's level of psychopathy, but it's actually a choice the developers of autonomous vehicles have been faced with since the idea first materialised.<p>In an interview published last week with Car and Driver, the manager of driver-assistance systems at …

Autonomous Cars

Get a free Xbox One S with a purchase of a 55-inch LG 4K television at Best Buy

Just over a month ago, Microsoft's newest console, the Xbox One S officially went on sale to the public, with the 1 TB version priced at $399, and …

Televisions

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Common Phrases and Words in English That Have Very Specific Meanings Within Certain Professions

A post shared by ooakminiatures by Katie Doka (@ooakminiatures) on Jan 5, 2018 at 9:28am PST Artisan Katie Doka has created an absolutely brilliant …

David Attenborough

21 Genius Travel Hacks We Learned from Instagram

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a destination wedding or a legit beach vacay, Instagram is often the first place you head to get inspo on where to eat, what to see and, most importantly, how to travel with a little less stress. Wait, what? Yup. Your fave social network is here to …

DIY

Could Your Next Uber be a Multicopter?

<b>The world’s first certified multicopter lifts off in Bruchsal, Germany, marking a new era for aerial transportation.</b><p>Just as smartphone technology …

The AR-15 is the gun of choice for mass shootings and it’s easier to buy in Florida than a pistol

An “AR-15-type assault rifle” has been linked to this morning’s massacre in Orlando—the deadliest mass shooting yet in the US. The most popular rifle in the country, it’s become a symbol for both sides of the gun control debate. Update June 14: According to Florida authorities, the exact gun was an …

Guns

8 Underrated National Parks That Will Leave You Speechless

National Parks such as Yellowstone, Yosemite, or the Grand Canyon are rightfully some of the most famous destinations in the U.S. They're iconic and …

There’s a way to train our brains to cope with stress that changes chemistry “as much as any antidepressant”

Stress is often perceived as the villain of contemporary culture: the nagging tension that keeps us chained to our desks during the day, awake all night, and makes us dangerously unhealthy.<p>But Ian Robertson, a cognitive neuroscientist at Trinity College Dublin and author of the upcoming book ‘<i>The</i> …

Immune System

Behold, The World's Most Expensive Dollhouse

It's valued at $8.5 million, has 29 rooms, and will be on display in New York City this winter.<p>It isn't surprising to find a seven-story, 29-room house that includes a wine cellar, music room, grand ballroom, and bar valued at $8.5 million.<p>This isn't your average house, however. It's a …

New York City

These Are the World's 50 Best Bars, According to 'Drinks International'

Here's the just-released annual list of the World's 50 Best Bars, as decided by industry news magazine <i>Drinks International</i>.<p>For the fourth year in a row, London's <b>Artesian</b> nabbed the top spot. Located at the swanky Langham hotel in the West End, Artesian is run by Alex Kratena and Simone Caporale and …

San Francisco

Jennifer Lawrence Is Finally Getting Paid What She Deserves

According to a new report, that is $20 million for a movie.<p>This past December, <b>Jennifer Lawrence</b> was crowned Hollywood’s highest-grossing actor of 2014, with a tidy box-office gross of $1.4 billion for the year. And today, we learn that the Oscar winner, <i>Hunger Games</i> star, and Internet sweetheart …

Movies

Former 007 villain Yaphet Kotto says James Bond cannot be black

The Live and Let Die star says Idris Elba could not play the super spy and ‘political correctness be damned’<p>The first African American actor to play a major Bond villain, Yaphet Kotto, has said that 007 cannot be black.<p>In an interview with the Big Issue, Kotto was asked for his views on the …

James Bond

27 Things You Probably Never Noticed In "Grease"

Rizzo's side-eye is the original side-eye.

8 Mobile Apps that Will Make You Love Your Next Layover

Prayitno / Flickr<p>Flight delays are impossible to avoid and even more frustrating to deal with. But there are a few smartphone apps that will make your next delay less of a headache. Whether you want to find the nearest airport lounge or yoga room, or just need help getting rebooked, you'll find …

Apps

Paparazzi-proof clothing that's embedded with reflective glass

<b>(WIRED) —</b> "Hey Liz, do you have an iPhone? Turn on the flash, and take a picture."<p>The directive comes from Steven Wheeler, a senior designer at online clothing company Betabrand.<p>We're at the company's San Francisco headquarters in a little room in back of their retail front that functions as the …

Clothing

Sony Hackers Expose Celebrity Aliases For Natalie Portman, Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, And More

Natalie Portman, Tom Hanks, Daniel Craig, and other A-list (and B-list) stars are the latest to feel the effects of Sony's hackers.<p>In new documents obtained by Fusion, aliases that actors used to protect themselves while working on Sony projects have been revealed to the public.<p>The documents were …

Tom Hanks

Busting Wine Myths That Are 100% Wrong

<b>Myth 1: Want To Get Healthy? You MUST Cut Wine Out Of Your Diet!</b><p>It never ceases to amaze me when I hear of someone turning down a glass of wine because of the carbs.<p>It has been well-reported that wine consumed in moderation has a multitude of health benefits. A glass a day for women (two for men, …

Sparkling Wine

What's America's Booziest State? We Ranked Them 50 to 1

By: Dave Infante and Chris Kolmar<p>We all know America loves to drink. But in all our time spent writing about drinking, actually drinking, and occasionally doing both at the same time, a question emerged amongst Thrillist's editorial staff: which state loves to drink more than any other? Naturally, …

Alcohol

The Best Pizzeria in Every State in America

<i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p><i>Credit: Derek Springsteen</i><p>There are things in America that you can find no matter where you are. The kindness of strangers. A building with Donald Trump's name on it. Good pizza. We like to think that somewhere, in each state, there's a truly sublime pie, and to prove that point, …

Italy

Health warning: Now e-cigarettes can give you malware

Better for your lungs, worse for your hard drives, e-cigarettes can potentially infect a computer if plugged in to charge<p>E-cigarettes may be better for your health than normal ones, but spare a thought for your poor computer – electronic cigarettes have become the latest vector for malicious …

Microsoft's Xbox One Is Looking Like A Lost Cause

Despite many aggressive initiatives, Microsoft cannot seem to boost sales of its ailing Xbox One video game console.<p>Microsoft's latest promotion involves all three: The Windows-maker is now offering the Kinect-less Xbox One to American consumers for just $350 with a game — a nearly 40% discount …

Xbox

5 Ways to Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew

This post was written by Pixable's Cristina Gutierrez.<p>Corkscrews have a nasty habit of playing hide and seek on the days you need a glass of wine the most. The stress of every minute that passes as you and your wine bottle wonder what to do next just multiplies the number of glasses you'll need to …

Summer Fashion