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5 apps to help anyone better manage their mental health

For those instances where a cat being surprised by a cucumber doesn't cut it or you can't get your hands on <i>The Little Book of Calm</i>, the inventions of …

The demon on your chest and other terrifying tales of sleep paralysis

An unusual condition called sleep paralysis has been frightening people for centuries, and now a new review sums up the many creepy stories from different cultures that try to explain the episodes of waking up and being unable to move.<p>Cultural explanations that try to account for the terrifying …

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How My ADHD/OCD Fueled My Geekiness—and Why It Took Decades for Me to Get Help

<i>Content note for talk of self-harm.</i><p>Broadly recently published an article about how many women with ADHD or other mental disorders aren’t taken …

Be careful what you say around jumping spiders

Accidental chair squeaks in a lab have tipped off researchers to a new world of eavesdroppers.<p>Spiders don’t have eardrums, though their exquisitely …

Why taking Calcium is bad for your heart

<b>Why taking Calcium is bad for your heart</b><p>According to the latest information gathered from the health practitioners and doctors, it was just …

Here's why we get those annoying electric shocks — and how we can prevent them

This is all thanks to static electricity, which LiveScience explains is when electric charge builds up on the surface of an object.<p>Take this sad tale of a boy and his trampoline for instance.<p>As the boy jumps up and down, rubbing his feet on the trampoline, he picks up extra electrons. That's why …

U.S. Considering Major Cyber Attack Against Russia: Report

The Obama administration wants the Kremlin to answer for its alleged meddling in U.S. elections.<p>The White House has asked the CIA to plan for a potential cyber strike on Russia, according to NBC News.<p>Unnamed intelligence officials told NBC News that the Obama administration has requested a range of …

Russia

China arrests over illegal network determining baby gender

<b>Police in China have detained 75 people in connection with a widespread network that illegally determined the gender of unborn babies.</b><p>The illegal service - aimed at expectant parents wanting male children - smuggled fetal blood samples to Hong Kong for gender testing, officials say.<p>It operated …

China

HugeDomains.com - AppsOver.com is for sale (Apps Over)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

A Gorgeous Home That's Good For The Planet

This German house has so many special features that it’s hard to know where to start.<p>Clean-lined architecture that creates a spare modern exterior. …

Dining Rooms

What is OLED and what can it do for your TV?

For the last several years the TVs with the best picture quality have used OLED, or Organic Light Emitting Diodes. Curious what makes them different from other TVs? You've come to the right place.<p>OLED televisions offer exceptional images at exceptionally high prices.<p>What makes them different from …

Televisions

Top 5 New Technology Inventions You Need to See in 2016

Hover Camera<p>Check out the list of Top 5 new technology inventions that you need to see in 2016, if you are a technology lover.<p>You don’t believe these …

Pro ghostbusters insist the paranormal is not a figment of your imagination

Several handheld night vision cameras are on. The only sounds you hear are hushed whispers among the crew members.<p>And then, a thud.<p>Immediately, a …

Paranormal

For the First Time, Researchers Bridge Quantum Computers on a Single Chip

Maybe building a full-scale quantum computer is just a matter of linking a bunch of small ones.<p>Despite the rapid emergence of mobile devices and cloud computing, it's still intuitive to think of computers as relatively self-contained systems. And, as self-contained systems, they can be relied on to …

Ask Ethan: Are 'Dark Comets' The Universe's Biggest Threat To Earth?

There are many cosmic catastrophes that could do us in, completely irrespective of anything that happens here on Earth. A star could pass into our Solar System and swallow up our planet whole, or eject us from our orbit and cause us to permanently freeze over. A supernova or gamma ray burst could …

Astronomy

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Trump supporters are already promising to intimidate nonwhite voters on Election Day

“I’m going to make them a little bit nervous.”<p>In the weeks leading up to the presidential election, Donald Trump has urged his followers to spend time on Election Day intimidating nonwhite voters. He tells them that after they vote on November 8, it’s their duty to go en masse to “some other place” …

In Egypt, The High Cost Of Romance Is Crippling Hopes Of Marriage

In the Shubra al-Kheima neighborhood of Cairo, Sharouk, 20, has had two engagements broken off by her prospective grooms' families. The reason: She couldn't afford to buy kitchen appliances.<p>In Sharouk's working-class community, the groom is responsible for the apartment and furniture, while the …

Relationships

Why Same-Sex Marriage Bans Risk Native American Sovereignty

When tribes don’t allow gay couples to marry their chosen partners, they invite negative perceptions about their unique legal status.<p>Cleo Pablo and her wife Tara Roy-Pablo were married under Arizona law in 2015. But Pablo’s tribe, the Ak-Chin Indian Community, refused to recognize their union.<p>Cleo …

15 Reasons to Consider a Rescue Dog

Thinking about bringing home a furry friend? While pet stores and breeders do brisk business homing dogs, there are plenty of reasons to opt for an …

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This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Don't Exercise

When we skip our workouts, we typically feel guilty about the physical ramifications—the effect missing a class might have on our muscles the next …

Long-Lasting Quantum Coherence Observed: New Discovery Could Help Overcome Key Obstacle In Creation Of Quantum Computers

The world of subatomic particles, governed by the laws of quantum mechanics, is one that would appear extremely weird to us denizens of a macroscopic …

Hackers use decade old vulnerability to attack Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) has the opportunity to reinvent how we visualize the internet, but it also comes with a variety of challenges, including the threat of hackers devastating lives or destroying a business’s assets.<p>This chaotic future may already be upon us, according to researchers at …

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Why This Education Publisher Is Betting on Online Degrees

Natalie Hilton travels past her central London university every day, listening to lectures on the bus, studying towards a masters degree without ever …

Stanford psychiatrists developed a test to help see if you'll respond to antidepressants

A group of researchers from Stanford has created a tool that could help make that decision much easier. It's a two-part test that they say could one day help predict — with striking accuracy — if someone with depression will respond to antidepressants.<p>That's a huge development.<p>Millions of people …