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A Blah New York Apartment Gets a Luxe Makeover

A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.<p>A stunning space with ho-hum decor gets an upgrade worthy of its address with this luxe makeover.

Google Fiber starts testing targeted, trackable TV ads

For all of the other things it does, Google is still a company that makes a ton of money from advertising, and now it's turning that focus to TV. This week the company announced that it's testing a new kind of ad-tracking system for Google Fiber TV customers in Kansas City. Just like any other …

There are too many scientific studies, says scientific study

Technically Incorrect: Researchers suggest there are so many scientific papers that their contents are being rapidly forgotten.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Scientists are being overwhelmed by too much science.<p>A new scientific study …

Extracted

His Defense Was The Isht… Man Declares “Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolates,” Smears Poop On His Face During Murder Trial!

Man Removed From Louisiana Courtroom For Smearing Feces On His Face<p>This is pretty disgusting.<p>A man charged with second-degree murder in the beating …

17 Hilarious Times Clueless People Thought They Met A Celebrity

Us regular folk have an arguably unhealthy obsession with celebrities, and we can get starstruck when we think a celebrity is in our vicinity - so …

Bill Murray

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

The Brain

Laser treatment claims to turn brown eyes blue

A clinic in California is testing a laser procedure that eliminates pigment in the patient's eyes, turning them blue.<p>Ever been stymied in a desire to bat your baby blues by the fact that your eyes aren't actually blue? An experimental new procedure could see you permanently change your peepers' hue.<p>…

Glaucoma

Your Farts Could Tell Your Doctor About Your Digestive Health

Finding out which microbes dealt it<p>The quantity and diversity of bacteria that populate the human gut is truly mind-boggling; there are over 10,000 species of microbes, and for every human gene in your body, there are 360 microbial genes. Researchers are just starting to understand the importance …

Microbiology

This Retired Police Officer Shot His Daughters and Himself: Why?

NEW YORK—It was hard to pinpoint when Glen Hochman’s mind began to unravel. Before he killed two of his teenage daughters, his three dogs, and …

How your face betrays your personality and health

We are more than just a pretty face. It turns out the shape, size and even colour of our looks can relay some very important information about our personalities, health and sexuality. David Robson investigates.<p>You might expect a great philosopher to look past our surface into the depths of the soul …

Psychology

An angry blog

It’s March already and the weather in Pakistan, instead of getting warmer, is still chilly.<p>This is quite unprecedented. Of course, as usual, the …

Pakistan

Stevie Wonder Isn't Blind — and 10 More of Music's Craziest Conspiracy Theories

Superstar musicians don't die, they're only murdered. Superstar musicians rarely make their own artistic choices, they're controlled by a higher, …

For those of you who are not up-to-date on all of your conspiracy theories, the Illuminati is a supposed secret society who manipulates world events …

Media Industry

These playing cards are inspired by conspiracy theories

Playing Cards Inspired by Secret Societies and Conspiracy Theories<p>Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>Before you start filling up your calendars with …

Apple Watch: Why it's set at 10:09

<b>One of the most retweeted posts from Monday's Apple event was a joke about the time shown on their new watch.</b><p>As Apple fans obsessed over every detail, Twitter user Pratiik Rege joked that the watch was set at 10:09 in all images because 10:10 was "just too mainstream."<p>He actually may have been …

Apple Watch

The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide News | Newspaper

After blaming Democrats, president blasts Mexico and threatens to dissolve North American Free Trade Agreement<p>President’s inaction on firearms …

Does Apple Ruin Your iPhone on Purpose? The Conspiracy, Explained

Every year, Apple tempts the world with a new, expensive iPhone, hailed as the fastest and best iPhone ever. You buy it. And then, just in time for …

In Defense of Fraternities

Racism isn’t a problem at just that one Oklahoma frat, or fraternities in general—and by vilifying a few kids, we let the rest of us all of the …

Why Introverts Can Be Great Leaders

When it comes time to pick a group leader, who are you likely to choose? Would it be one of the people eagerly waving their hands in the air in a …

Conspiracy theorists claim to see a 'mushroom cloud' on Mars

Did an ancient nuclear war kill life on Mars? Conspiracy theorists claim to see a 'mushroom cloud' on the red planet<p><b>The image shows a zoomed in</b> …

Conspiracies

I Completed a 30-Day Minimalism Challenge In Order to "Live More Simply" And Have Less Stuff

It is just dawning on me that my life will never look "chic," "effortless," or "minimal." Though I like to think that Future Claire will have a wardrobe of expertly-tailored basics in muted tones — shirts and sweaters in shades like "pebble" and "bone" — I will always be the girl who impulsively …

Minimalism