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Just 21 Completely Genius Life Hacks From R/LifeProTips

When buying bedsheets, look for striped ones. It will make it much easier to find the long and short sides.<p>The tips span everything from home & garden and travel to workplaces and food & drink. Here are some of the best life hacks on there that'll make you say "How did I not think to do that?!"<p>"I …

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How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

Information Security

Mathematicians Explore Mirror Link Between Two Geometric Worlds

Decades after physicists happened upon a stunning mathematical coincidence, researchers are getting close to understanding the link between two …

Here’s the real reason so many people now believe the Earth is flat

There is now an alarmingly large number of people who really believe that the Earth is some kind of magic pancake thing floating in space.<p>A frankly …

The 21 Spookiest Movies & Shows On Netflix You Can Watch Right Now, Hands Down

Though spring is supposedly in the air, there are still plenty of chills to be had — like these 21 spooky things you can watch on Netflix right now, …

This change can make your online browsing faster and more private

Consider choosing what DNS service you use. Don’t worry, it’s easier than it sounds.<p>There is a small, simple step you can take right now that promises to make your online browsing faster and more private. It’s an active choice you can make, and it doesn’t require any advanced skill. It’s quick. It …

Computer Science

Is it really 2018? The evidence suggests otherwise

Since the middle ages, scholars have been saying that our dates might be out by decades.<p>According to scholars throughout history, we actually aren’t …

Watch Pearl Jam Play Van Halen's "Eruption" and "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love"

684<p>SHARES<p>Pearl Jam's guitarists have never been known for their tap-heavy, Eddie Van Halen-style shredfests. But, as the nearly 5-year-old video …

He Tried To Buy PlayStation For Little Brother. He Was Tied, Shot 9 Times

Danny Diaz-Delgado would never make it home.<p>The last time Danny Diaz-Delgado's family saw him was around 5 p.m. March 23. The 20-year-old left his …

One game is betting hard against the direction of PUBG and Fortnite

Why horror belongs in battle royale<p>All battle royale games are horror games at their core.<p>I’d put the experience of being in the final 10 players of a <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> match up against any moment in any horror game, in terms of sheer terror. Scouring the landscape, trying to get …

This Video About The Scale of Black Holes Will Crush Your Poor, Tiny Brain

We were not prepared for this.<p>Black holes are vast, matter-annihilating objects that seem to defy physics by their very existence. They're so weird, …

Historical Evidence That Jesus Rose From the Dead

The historical evidence for the resurrection of Christ is very good. Scholars such as William Lane Craig, J.P. Moreland, Gary Habermas, and others …

Can You Name Every Alien in This All-Encompassing Scifi Cantina?

If you like Easter eggs, posters, and genre movies, today is your lucky day.<p>Artists Vance Kelly and Kevin M. Wilson (also known as Ape Meets Girl) …

The Image One Photographer Hopes Will Bring A Former Super Bowler Home

Jackie Wallace played in two Super Bowls before he disappeared. Then a Times-Picayune photographer stumbled upon Wallace on the streets of New …

Living Rooms

How did top overall No. 1 seed Virginia lose in the greatest upset of all-time to UMBC?

Maryland-Baltimore County played inspired basketball for 40 minutes, and the No. 16 seeded Retrievers didn't take their foot off the gas pedal in upsetting No. 1 Virginia on Friday in the first round of the NCAA tournament in Charlotte.<p>But the greatest upset of all time didn't happen on a …

UMBC Retrievers

Nasa astronaut twins Scott and Mark Kelly no longer genetically identical after space trip

Nasa astronauts Scott Kelly and his identical twin brother Mark have shared a lot throughout their extraordinary lives.<p>Born just a few minutes apart, the pair were both US Navy captains, both flew on the Endeavour and Discovery space shuttles, and both spent time on board the International Space …

The 20 best games on PS4

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10 Netflix Hidden Gems To Add To Your Watch List

Image: Magnolia Pictures<p>I get paralysed by too many choices. Most nights when I flick on Netflix, if I am not already deep in a series, I just sit …

This Startup Failed Miserably on Shark Tank 5 Years Ago. Amazon Just Bought It for $1 Billion

The acquisition comes two months after Amazon bought smart doorbell company Blink.<p>In 2013, Jamie Siminoff left the set of Shark Tank without a deal for his video doorbell company--and in tears because his company was almost out of money. Five years later, Amazon is buying it for a cool $1 …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make …

What Scientists Just Found Deep In The Ocean Is Seriously Unbelievable. I’m Still In Shock

Off the coast of Egypt divers have discovered something that was thought to be lost a long time ago. It was said that the ancient city of Heracleion …

Get These High-End CPUs From AMD And Intel For Cheap Right Now

Video cards might be incredibly expensive right now due to the cryptocurrency mining bonanza, but a few options for the other key component to a good gaming PC are going for cheap right now. Both flagship consumer CPUs from AMD and Intel are on sale for well below MSRP. The AMD Ryzen 7 1800X can be …

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The 10 Best Free Streaming Services You Need To Bookmark Now

Here are Decider, we love the world of entertainment, but we’re still people first. Even when it means supporting artists that we love, paying for …

I Want This Guy's 30-Pound Hulk Glove That Smashes Anything You Can Find

When a new Marvel movie featuring the Hulk hits theaters, you can usually find a pair of oversized foam Hulk hands at toy stores. They’re fun, but …

A Two-Star Running Back Recruit May Have The Best Highlight Video In High School Football

Hi hello, let’s talk about a high school football player’s recruiting video, which might be the most amazing thing to ever come out of this genre. Usually, watching highlight videos can be something of a chore, but I promise you, if you enjoy watching running backs with a little bit of beef on them …

Zakk Wylde's Blazing-Fast Chromatic Blues Shred Lick

A couple years back, Black Label Society frontman and Ozzy Osbourne axeman Zakk Wylde stopped by <i>Guitar World</i> HQ to shred through a bluesy chromatic …

Hasbro Will Make An Expensive ‘Dream Toy’ From ‘Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi’ If Enough Fans Want It

At the New York Toy Fair, Hasbro announced their own version of a quasi-Kickstarter called HasLabs, which will offer up experimental and long-yearned for toys that never came to fruition due to their niche standing amongst the masses. The only catch — the collectibles will only be made if enough …

How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do you go to start …

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Watch Starman's Entire Deep-Space Ride on Elon Musk's Roadster in Just 80 Seconds

Feeling some Falcon Heavy withdrawal? Well, you can relive the drama and spectacle of the giant SpaceX rocket's maiden launch, thanks to a new …