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Scientists excited by huge New Zealand sinkhole - CNN Video

An enormous sinkhole appeared in New Zealand after record amounts of rainfall revealed thousands of years of the region's volcanic past. Sam Kelway of TVNZ reports.

New Zealand

This Artist's Comics Showing Life With His Wife Are Hilariously Relatable

Marriage is more than sticking together in sickness and in health — it's also about sharing the fun and silly moments in between. When illustrator and graphic designer Yehuda Devir isn't busy with a project, he's showing what life with his "hot wife," Maya, looks like through comics. The Tel …

Time I

Some Secret Text Codes Teenagers Use

This article provides some of the secret codes teenagers use while texting. It is not a complete list but it is a partial list<p>This article has …

Text Messaging

Here’s why you’re getting all those terms of service update emails

Chances are you’ve received multiple emails in the past few weeks from social networks and other popular online services informing you about updates …

Privacy

Por que há tantas palavras de origem árabe que começam com "al"?

Almanaque, almôndega, alfândega, almofada, aldeia, alface, algema, algodão, alfaiate…<p>Enorme foi a contribuição dos árabes para o vocabulário …

My 14-Year-Old Daughter Watched Porn And It Changed Our Lives In Ways I Never Imagined

One fateful night in November 2014 my then-14-year-old daughter woke up my husband and me at 2 a.m.<p>Crying and visibly distraught, she whispered, “Mom, I have to tell you something.”<p>Those dreaded words are guaranteed to jolt even the deepest sleeper into full-alert mode. Immediately my mom brain …

Parenting

Terra plena: por que a teoria da Terra plana não faz nenhum sentido

<b>ILUSTRA</b> Gustavo Rodrigues <b><br>EDIÇÃO</b> Felipe van Deursen<span class="hidden">–</span>Mundo Estranho<b>VELHA HISTÓRIA</b> <br>Apesar de estar em maior evidência hoje, …

Expert says everyone has been charging their phone wrong - here's how to do it properly

How you charge your smartphone has a big impact on its battery life, as we all know.<p>With phones such a key part of nearly everybody's daily habits, …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

How to: Automatically mark archived emails as read in Gmail or Inbox

One of the things that most annoyed me when switching from Gmail to Inbox as my main email client was how you could no longer mark emails as read. My …

Paris through the eyes of the Huawei P20 Pro

Sometimes things don’t go exactly to plan. Like when Richard Yu went off-script at CES to rant about the U.S. carrier issues Huawei is facing or when the company arranged a Parisian bicycle tour to show off what the Huawei P20 Pro camera could do and it was cold and raining. While we all learned …

Six clouds you can use to predict the weather

Get your head in the clouds.<p>Modern weather forecasts rely on complex computer simulators. These simulators use all the physics equations that describe the atmosphere, including the movement of air, the sun’s warmth, and the formation of clouds and rain.<p>Incremental improvements in forecasts over …

Landscape Photography

I downloaded all my Facebook data – here’s what I learned

After 11 years my account was a mausoleum of old photos. But requesting my archive proved a wakeup call about what other intel the company had on me<p>Hi, my name is Arwa and my interests include homosexuality and dinner. In November 2015, I poked my friend Britta for the third time in a row. At 13.46 …

Monterey Bay Aquarium

11 of the best Google Chrome extensions to make your life easier

Chrome's web store is full of little digital gadgets to help make your web browsing simpler, more productive, and more enjoyable. Here are our top …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

How To Backup Your iPhone To iCloud

Ask a Tech Editor: 'How can I avoid losing my photos and messages if my phone gets broken or stolen?'<p>Prykhodov<p>If your iPhone is stolen or gets …

How to get unblocked from all your WhatsApp 'enemies'

Some of us may have experienced this once or twice before, getting blocked on WhatsApp. We reveal simple steps on how you can get unblocked.

Apps

This optical illusion is tricking the internet into thinking two identical photos are different

• <b>An optical illusion of two identical photos next to each other is stumping people on Reddit and Imgur.</b>• <b><br>The two photos are exactly the same, but our</b> …

Optical Illusions

24 hidden Windows settings to help you compute better

Take over Microsoft's operating system.<p>Windows has been with us since the mid-1980s. In that time, the operating system has amassed a huge number of features, functions, and settings. But some of them are easy to overlook. So we're shining a light on 24 hidden ways, from improving security to …

Software

Social media is making you miserable. Here’s how to delete your accounts.

So long, and thanks for all the Likes.<p>In theory, social media promises to connect you with the world. In practice, it compromises your personal privacy, puts you at risk of online abuse, and makes you unsatisfied and unhappy with your real life. If you're irritated by Twitter or depressed by …

Social Media

11 Chrome features you'll wish you'd known all along

Improve your Chrome skills with these tips and tricks.<p>Do you consider yourself a Chrome ninja? If not, these tips can help you navigate the web with deadly efficiency.<p>Pin tabs<p>I spend much of my day using Gmail and Google Drive, and with Chrome's tab-pinning feature, I can keep those tabs parked to …

Google

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

No home DIYer should be without a multimeter. Here's why.<p>Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every …

Arduino

The 12 best apps of 2017

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

This Evangelical Leader Denounced Trump. Then the Death Threats Started.

Jen Hatmaker is one of the most popular religious figures in America—and she is paying a steep price for speaking out for what she believes.<p>Last fall, Jen Hatmaker, a popular evangelical author and speaker, started getting death threats. Readers mailed back her books to her home address, but not …

Faith

The Best DIY Videos of the Year

<b>We’ve carefully selected these videos because they’re actively working to educate, inspire, and empower their viewers with personal stories and</b> …

Gmail Labs: the most awesome Gmail features you don’t know about

There is a part of Gmail that you may not be familiar with. It’s hiding in your settings, in a tab you may not have noticed called “Labs”. Gmail Labs are basically add-ons that you can use in Gmail which give the very popular email client a bit of extra functionality. There are Labs for a great …

10 things you didn't know you could do with Facebook Messenger

1.3 billion people use Facebook Messenger each month. But are they really making the most of it?<p>Since Messenger became an app of its own, Facebook …

Apps

Five Impossible Facts That Would Have To Be True If The Earth Were Flat

From any one location on the surface of the Earth, it’s impossible to tell what our planet’s shape is. Having a single vantage point, even with a clear horizon, allows you to see a handful of miles (or kilometers) in any direction, but that can only allow you to place constraints. The Earth could …

Astronomy

I enlisted a free AI to troll email scammers – it was hilariously effective

Email scammers are the scum of the earth and deserve forever itchy butts. I’ve always wondered if there was something I could do beyond just wishing them ill, and I’m happy to report I’ve now found a way to give them a dose of their own medicine.<p>Rescam is an AI bot that sends authentic-sounding …

Identity Theft

Trans-Pacific Trade Partners Are Moving On, Without the U.S.

HONG KONG — President Trump shook up the world economic order this year by pulling the United States out of a major international trade pact and raising fundamental questions about its global role.<p>Today, the world is moving on without it.<p>A group of 11 countries announced on Saturday that they had …

Globalization