Rieanne Redder

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Cord-cutting: It's easier (and cheaper) than you think

You've heard this story before. Someone gets fed up with their cable company and drops the service. Either in an act of defiance or disillusionment, they choose instead to rely on Internet-based services and mobile apps for video entertainment.<p>It's my story too. I joined the cord-cutters club in …

Having A Baby VS Having A Cat (9 Pics)

Matthew Inman, the brilliant cartoonist behind the highly successful Oatmeal webcomic, has created a hilarious comic that compares and contrasts the …

Exploding Kittens

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Facebook's new virtual assistant 'M' isn't actually a robot — does that take the fun out of it?

Tales have emerged of tickets booked and food ordered. M, we are told, is already amazing at minimizing the pain of certain small tasks.<p>But when we hear about M it's important to remember both what it is and also what it's not. M is a virtual assistant, but it's not pure artificial intelligence, …

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome sufferers 'can overcome symptoms of ME with positive thinking and exercise'

Behavioural and exercise therapy can help sufferers of the condition, a study has found<p>Sufferers of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome can overcome symptoms by increasing exercise and thinking positively, Oxford University has found.<p>A landmark study which followed hundreds of sufferers for two years found …

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Eat Sugar

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Nutrition

Bloodletting Is Still Happening, Despite Centuries of Harm

In the shadow of India’s largest mosque, the gutters run red with blood.<p>It’s a bizarre scene, if you’ve never seen a modern-day bloodletting. First, men wrap patients’ arms and legs with straps as tourniquets, to control the blood flow. Then they use razor blades to make tiny pricks in the hands …

Motorcycle-riding robot from Yamaha gives warning to multiple world champion Valentino Rossi

A motorcycle-riding robot unveiled by Yamaha at the Tokyo Motor Show has given notice to nine-times world champion Valentino Rossi that it was …

As we lose some of the world’s most majestic animals, we also lose their very useful excrement

Most animals, including humans, follow an important principle—they don’t poo where they eat.<p>As animals eat in one place and defecate in another, nutrients are transported and become less concentrated in one spot. A new study suggests that the loss of large animals—and the resulting large quantities …

National Academy of Sciences

10 couples' costume ideas inspired by the Internet

You <i>could</i> pluck your Halloween costume inspiration from TV and film. But why settle for mainstream when you can dig into what the Internet has to …

Halloween Costume

Attorney defends actions of fired school officer as 'justified and lawful'

<b>(CNN) —</b> An attorney for the South Carolina officer fired for slamming a student to the ground and tossing her several feet says his client's actions were "justified and lawful."<p>Video of the arrest sparked widespread outrage and questions about what role police should play in schools.<p>Richland County …

Justice

Fossil Whale Found Surrounded by Prehistoric Puke

Spread along the southwestern coast of Peru, the 9.9 to 8.9 million year old rock of the Pisco Formation has yielded some stunning fossils. Paleontologists working there have found the bones of enormous predatory whales, delicately-preserved shark jaws, and sea turtles, just to name a few …