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Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Good news for Netflix users - you can use hidden codes to make searching the extensive streaming site easier.<p>It seems not all content appears when …

The future of oil - Breaking the habit

Special report<p>Breaking the habitThe future of oil<p>AT THE TURN of the 20th century, the most malodorous environmental challenge facing the world’s big …

What David Cameron will do now that he is no longer prime minister

After the personally calamitous EU referendum result, Cameron had announced that he would step down by the time of the Conservative party conference in October 2016.<p>But when Andrea Leadsom pulled out of the race to become the next Conservative leader and Prime Minister leaving May as the sole …

United Kingdom

We need to talk about the ~other~ woman in the Tower of Joy scene on "Game of Thrones"

Let’s cut right to the chase and assume that you’re completely caught up with Game of Thrones, and are cool with a handful of <b>spoilers</b>, because there …

Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems

Imagine if the people of the Soviet Union had never heard of communism. The ideology that dominates our lives has, for most of us, no name. Mention it in conversation and you’ll be rewarded with a shrug. Even if your listeners have heard the term before, they will struggle to define it. …

Economics

'Islamic State': Raqqa's loss seals rapid rise and fall

<b>Abu Anis only realised something unusual was happening when he heard the sound of explosions coming from the old city on the western bank of the Tigris as it runs through Mosul.</b><p>"I phoned some friends over there, and they said armed groups had taken over, some of them foreign, some Iraqis," the …

Middle East

An Oral History of 'Trainspotting', Twenty Years On

Ewan McGregor, Kelly MacDonald and Irvine Welsh talk about the book, the filming of the movie, the backlash and the sequel.<p>I was far too young to watch <i>Trainspotting</i> when it first came out. Mind you, that didn't stop it from penetrating the bubble of my pre-pubescent world. It was the film my …

Savile Row Sex Parties: Inside One of London's Suit Fetish Nights

What is it that makes men want to wear expensive tailored suits while they fuck each other?<p>"He's new. Wearing a polyester number from Burton's. Looks cheap. Not like that one over there. Savile Row, he got that from, for sure."<p>It is 11PM in a cellar in the bowels of King's Cross – specifically, the …

The Head With No Body—and No Answers

Jane Doe was embalmed, decapitated, and given red rubber balls for eyes. Was the woman found in rural Pennsylvania murdered, missing, or something …

Trident: the British question

At this moment, a British submarine armed with nuclear missiles is somewhere at sea, ready to retaliate if the United Kingdom comes under nuclear assault from an enemy. The boat – which is how the Royal Navy likes to talk about submarines – is one of four in the Vanguard class: it might be …

Military

What do we know about the St-Denis raids?

Two people killed and seven arrested in police raid north of Paris targeting alleged attacks mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud<p>In fast-moving developments on Wednesday morning, a major police operation was launched at an apartment in St-Denis, north of Paris city centre, targeting the alleged mastermind …

France

This is why they hate us: The real American history neither Ted Cruz nor the New York Times will tell you

We talk democracy, then overthrow elected governments and prop up awful regimes. Let’s discuss the actual history<p>The soi-disant Land of the Free and Home of the Brave has a long and iniquitous history of overthrowing democratically elected leftist governments and propping up right-wing dictators in …

Vladimir Putin: from pariah to powerbroker in one year

What a difference a war makes. Twelve months ago, Vladimir Putin was on the menu at the G20 summit in Brisbane. Western leaders queued up hungrily for a piece of Russia’s president following his armed intervention in Ukraine and illegal annexation of Crimea.<p>Barack Obama warned Putin he was isolated …

Russia

Frankie Boyle’s conference roundup: Labour’s haunted tennis ball and the Slytherin chancellor

After the second world war, Melanesian islanders formed cargo cults near abandoned airfields. They thought that if they carried out the rituals they had observed the troops performing at the American air force bases, planes would land. So they would march up and down in improvised uniforms …

Jeremy Hunt

Steve Bell's If ... Labour's Obi-Wan Kenobi Corbyn gives a dire warning

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Corbyn must slay the zombie ideas that blight our economy

Labour’s real battle will be to challenge the same undead orthodoxies it failed to kill off after the financial crash of 2008 – and the elite consensus that keeps them in place<p>Over and over again during the Labour conference this week we will hear a big lie. It will be lathered on during news …

United Kingdom

Why the west should listen to Putin on Syria

Putin is right. Everyone knows Putin is right, that the only way forward in Syria, if not to eternal slaughter, is via the established government of Bashar al-Assad and his Lebanese and Iranian allies.<p>That is the realpolitik. That is what pragmatism dictates. In the secure west, foreign policy has …

Middle East

A chilling handshake between Obama and Putin, while Syria disintegrates

The devil has all the most convincing solutions in Syria. But will you shake hands with him?<p>President Obama looked extremely reluctant to do so at the UN yesterday. Then again the devil – or rather, Vladimir Putin – did not seem too keen on pressing the flesh with him either. Their public handshake …

Middle East

Jeremy Corbyn’s new look Labour leadership means he’s happy not to lead

Jeremy Corbyn had a very good interview on Marr this morning. For anyone in the wider, non-Westminster world tuning in (and they do), the new Labour leader would have come across as reasonable, mild, and normal. When Marr pressed him on certain issues, Corbyn looked as though he was an academic …

Artificial Intelligence is not able to 'press the delete key' on humanity just yet

Computers are immensely capable, but certain things we humans do almost effortlessly an artificial intelligence has immense difficulty achieving<p>Artificial intelligence seems to be the neighborhood menace these days: in the presence of responsible adults, it smiles, is polite and offers to do the …

Artificial Intelligence

Hitler’s world may not be so far away

<b>It was 20 years after I chose to become a historian</b> that I first saw a photograph of the woman who made my career possible. In the small photograph that my doctoral supervisor, her son, showed me in his Warsaw apartment, Wanda J radiates self-possession, a quality that stood her in good stead …

World History

Harnessing “Black Holes”: The Large Hadron Collider – Ultimate Weapon of Mass Destruction | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>What would you have done to stop catastrophic events if you knew in advance what you know now.</i><p><i>We have the moral obligation to take action in every</i> …

Mental Floss

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Top 5 - Motivational Tips For Cycling Fitness

Game of Thrones season 5: Pirate fears prompt HBO to simulcast in 170 countries - but not in the UK

Game of Thrones season 5 will be broadcast simultaneously around the world in a bid to reduce piracy. But British viewers will have to wait 19 hours …

Secret Cinema takes on The Empire Strikes Back

Dig out your toy lightsabers -- Secret Cinema is embarking on yet another epic project that will feed on the nostalgia of Londoners. This summer's …

10 of the Best Artificial Intelligence Movies

Following last year’s unfairly overlooked release of Chappie, we got to thinking about some of the other great examples of Artificial Intelligence in …

Artificial Intelligence

Redfearn - Dawson has big future

Leeds United academy coach Neil Redfearn speaks to BBC Radio Leeds after the U-21s beat Doncaster 6-0 to reach the main draw of the Premier League …

What's the Universe Made Of? Math, Says Scientist

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Scientists have long used mathematics to describe the physical properties of the universe. But what if the universe itself is math? …

Mathematics