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If you brag about your relationship on Facebook, here's what that really means

Relationship posts are like birds in the wild in that they are EVERYWHERE. So, naturally, Science got its observation goggles on and decided to take …

Leonardo DiCaprio's turn in 'The Revenant' proves it's time to stop holding his popularity against him

Success for an actor — yes, even one of the classic Hollywood mold — can be a mixed blessing.<p>For<p>Leonardo DiCaprio, "Titanic" was both the greatest thing that ever happened to his career — the film that cemented his status as a box office megastar — and the movie that threatened to imprison him in a …

Box Office

2K, Rockstar Parent Company Take-Two Coming to E3 2016 "In a Big Way"

E3 2016 is still months away, but Take-Two Interactive has now teased that the company--which owns 2K Games and Rockstar Games--will have a major presence at the event.<p>"We will be there in a big way," CEO Strauss Zelnick told MCV (via VideoGamer).<p>Take-Two's lineup of announced upcoming titles …

Red Dead Redemption

The Reason People Run Ridiculous Distances Has Little to Do With Physical Fitness

<i>(Photo: David Denney/The Denver Post/Getty Images)</i><p>By Tanya Basu<p>The ultramarathoner, as Science of Us has noted before, is a special sort of person. Generally, when people think about running and intensity, the two seem to follow a pretty correlated path: The more one runs, the more intense one must …

The 15 best games of 2015

2015 was an interesting year for gaming. While some people saw it as the year that current generation consoles finally became worth their salt (looking directly at you, Xbox One), there were plenty of compelling titles for both console owners and PC gamers.<p>Whether you’re a fan of the major AAA …

Rocket League

The mathematically proven strategy to win 14 of the most popular games

<i>Originally published May 8</i><p>From Risk to tic-tac-toe, popular games involve tons of strategic decisions, probability and math. So one happy consequence of being a data nerd is that you may have an advantage at something even non-data nerds understand: winning.<p>So how do you win (almost) every game in …

Mathematics

7 'Star Wars' Theories That'll Change How You See 'The Force Awakens'

These are the theories you're looking for.<p>It's true. All of it. The Dark Side, the Jedi -- they're real. But what about these theories?<p>While "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" obliterates box office records, its lingering questions are blowing our minds even more. Who are Rey's real parents? How is she …

Star Wars

Game Informer's Top Scoring Game Reviews Of 2015

Nav: SILVER | GOLD | PLATINUM<p><b>Bloodborne</b><br>PS4 | 9.75<p>"Bloodborne is a blood-drenched horror gem that has only the faintest of cracks in its façade. …

How that infamous bear-attack scene in 'The Revenant' was made, and other secrets of the movie revealed

That's where legendary production designer Jack Fisk comes in. He's best known for the beautifully designed period settings in movies like "The Thin Red Line," " The New World," and "There Will Be Blood" over his three-decade career.<p>Here, Fisk reveals some of the secrets behind the making of "The …

Nets, Mavericks spent overtime shooting fake arrows at each other

The Brooklyn Nets and Dallas Mavericks played a tightly contested overtime game on Wednesday, but that didn't mean they didn't enjoy themselves a bit while going back and forth. In fact a very strange arrow-shooting competition of sorts broke out.<p>It all started when Dallas' Wesley Matthews …

Basketball

16 Eye-Popping Statistics You Need to Know About Visual Content Marketing

Visual content marketing is one big trend you need to embrace. And for good reason.<p>One marketing trend that’s impossible to ignore is the growing …

RANKED: Every Quentin Tarantino movie from best to worst

From "Pulp Fiction" to "Django Unchained," his style is defined by a mix of shocking violence and humor.<p>His latest film, "The Hateful Eight," comes out on Christmas Day. At long last, Tarantino decided to do a full-blown, traditional (or traditional-ish) western.<p>But where does "The Hateful Eight" …

Jets sign the NFL receiver who was begging for a job outside the Texans stadium

Joe Anderson's next chance at achieving his NFL dream is coming true. A month ago he was begging to be noticed by an NFL team, holding a sign outside the Texans stadium that said: "Not hungry, but STARVING for success."<p>Jets wide receiver Brandon Marshall took notice, sharing the image and saying …

NFL

Alicia Vikander: ‘I made five films in a row before I had a scene with another woman’

‘I don’t have the best feet,” Alicia Vikander says matter-of-factly midway through our interview. She doesn’t speak in the smugly self-deprecating tone of unnervingly beautiful celebrities eager to point out that they, too, are humans with physical insecurities; rather, it’s expressed as a …

Jet Lag

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What an 8-team College Football Playoff would have looked like this year (and last year): Buckeye Breakfast

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Eight this year makes more sense than eight last year.<p>Count Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly among those wishing the College Football …

Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Two Years Later

It’s been nearly two years since the launch of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. With dozens of software updates and a price drop, choosing between the …

NFL POWER RANKINGS: Where all 32 teams stand going into Week 12

The AFC remains very tight, as the leaders in each division are pretty clear (except for the disastrous AFC South), but the wild card spots remain wide open. The Steelers are the only Wild Card team in the AFC that has an above-.500 record, meaning there are six teams with 5-5 and 4-6 records left …

Top 25 Xbox 360 Games

<i>Today is the Xbox 360's 10th birthday, which is a great excuse to revisit our list of the console's best 25 games. We originally published this list</i> …

Athlete's Olympic Dreams Dashed After Saving His Daughter's Life

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The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

European Travel

Here's everything that happened in the historically bizarre 7th inning of the Blue Jays-Rangers Game 5

There will never be an inning like this again. Send the whole thing to Cooperstown and bury it.<p>The Blue Jays and Rangers were tied before the seventh inning started. It was a taut, well-played game. Then THE WORLD EXPLODED, and we're still trying to figure out what happened. A listing ... so …

Toronto Blue Jays

13 signs someone is lying to you

A 2002 study conducted by University of Massachusetts Amherst psychologist Robert S. Feldman found that 60% of people l ied during a 10-minute conversation, and they told an average of two to three lies in that time.<p>Luckily, fibs are fairly easy to spot — you just have to know the signs.<p>Dr. Lillian …

Kam Chancellor is out there ruining lives

Kam Chancellor is not fair. Kam Chancellor must be stopped.<p>There are aliens among us. They look like us, they talk like us, they even hold out before the season like us. But, trust me on this, they are anything but human and they are dangerous. By "they," I mean him. And by "him," I mean Kam …

Kam Chancellor

Latest Movie Features | Best & Worst Lists | Spoilers - Empire

18 Mar 2018Rakuten TV Empire Awards 2018 - Live Blog<p>The Rakuten TV Empire Awards 2018 are back at Camden’s Roundhouse, ...<p>18 Mar 20182018 Rakuten TV …

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