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Mild UK winter boosts sightings of smaller garden birds

Long-tailed tit returns to the top 10 most commonly seen garden birds for the first time in seven years, results from the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch show<p>A mild winter has boosted the number of small birds visiting UK gardens, with the long-tailed tit returning to the top 10 most commonly seen …

Leave as Mushroom as Possible for Success by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Avoid soggy, gray, rubbery mushrooms by avoiding these common mistakes. Crispy and golden 'shrooms, here you come!<p>For far too long, mushrooms have been considered nothing but fake steaks (#vegetarians). Enough! They're a staple in many cuisines—from Japanese to Italian and beyond—and they can stand …

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Watch This Adorable Baby Polar Bear Try to Get His Mom's Attention

Sometimes, if you're lucky, you find yourself at the zoo watching an animal doing the cutest thing possible. (Remember that time Tian Tian the Panda …

Scientists and insurers develop 'death clock' to predict when customers will die

Insurance premiums could rise after scientists teamed up with the insurance industry to create an algorithm which will predict when customers will die.<p>The University of East Anglia is launching a four year study using huge databases of medical data to determine life expectancy and long-term illness.<p>…

Nintendo fires staffer who faced sustained harassment

Company says termination unrelated to online criticism<p>Nintendo has fired Alison Rapp, a marketing staffer who became the target of a sustained campaign of criticism on social media last year after she was erroneously linked with the removal of certain sexualized sections in Japanese games for their …

CITI: The 'Uber moment' for banks is coming — and more than a million people could lose their jobs

Banks are quickly approaching their "automation tipping point," and they could soon reduce headcount by as much as 30%.<p>That's according to a new Citi Global Perspectives & Solutions (GPS) report on how financial technology is disrupting banks.<p>"Banks' Uber moment will mean a disintermediation of …