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Arriving Now: Your Self-Driving Car

In technology, big breakthroughs always seem to take longer than we assume. There’s an amusing recursive “law” that describes this phenomenon, <b>Hofstadter’s Law</b>, which states: “It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter’s Law.” <b>**</b><p>Hofstadter’s Law is a wry way of …

7 revealing questions to ask on a first date

But if you're nervous about running out of things to say, or worried that you'll bore your date by making them give the same basic spiel they've given 100 times before, we've got you covered.<p>Business Insider checked out Quora, Reddit threads, and other resources for some creative first-date …

Who Pays on the First Date? No One Knows Anymore, and It’s Really Awkward

First dates multiply in era of Tinder, and those tabs add up. Some women are wary the fake ‘reach’ for the wallet won’t be turned down<p>There was a time when Tinesha Zandamela would dig around for her wallet at a first date, anticipating that the guy would insist on paying.<p>That was before she went …

Relationships

I went on 100 dates in a single year — here are my top 4 tips to make a great first impression in any situation

One of the greatest takeaways from my experiment is that first impressions matter a lot.<p>If a date starts off on the wrong foot, it can be hard to recover from there. On the other hand, if you start off strong, both of you will be much more relaxed for the rest of the date. The same logic applies to …

A brilliant sci-fi thriller imagines how the massive floods of climate change could transform Earth

Robinson's past books mostly been set in space — on interstellar starships or amid the long terraforming project of the planet Mars — but they've centered on questions of how we treat planet Earth. Is this fragile environment portable? Can we fix it if we break it? What is there left to do if we …

3 Underrated Anime Films to Enjoy with Your Family

Once again, adventurous viewers might like some animated alternatives to regular cartoon programming this season. However, when venturing outside the …

This Westworld and Captain America Writer Just Wrote Your New Favorite Graphic Novel

Ed Brubaker is known for a lot of things, but his most fascinating work might be his new story about the dark secrets of Old Hollywood.<p>You've probably spent some part of 2016 loving something Ed Brubaker is at least partially responsible for. Maybe it's the Captain America movies—<i>The Winter Soldier</i> …

15 Data Scientist Jobs That Pay $100K Or More

• The average base salary for Data Scientists is $117K per year, ranging from $89.2K to $242K.<br>• Based on recent job postings for Data Scientists, 65% need to know Python, 53% need to have R programming skills, 50% need to know SQL and have machine learning development skills.<br>• Lyft and WalMart are …

Data Science

This powerful short by two Pixar animators is darker than Pixar has ever gone

Pixar Animation Studios is known for making surprisingly dark, bold storytelling choices in its movies. For movies that are meant to be accessible to children, they can be sharply daring in the directions they take. Ellie Fredricksen's life montage at the beginning of <i>Up</i>, the toys grimly facing …

I Drank Butter Coffee For A Month And It Was More Magical Than I Expected

And also it wasn't gross.<p>• Brew 16 ounces of coffee (I used a French press and this dark roast)<p>• Add brewed coffee to blender<p>• Add 1 tablespoon Kerrygold unsalted butter<p>• Add 1 tablespoon MCT oil (this is a kind of oil found in coconuts and some other foods)<p>• Blend until the mixture is a beigeish …

Fantasy Football 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Winning Strategy

While all 32 NFL teams are preparing for the 2016 season with the start of the preseason schedule, millions of fantasy football players are squeezing in some last-minute research in anticipation of their ever-important drafts.<p>Landing the right sleeper running back or a game-changing wide receiver …

Fantasy Football

Who Watches The ‘Watchmen’ Honest Trailer?

“Before Zack Snyder turned one of the most universally beloved comic books of all time into a completely polarizing movie [<i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>], he turned <i>the</i> most universally beloved comic of all time into… a completely polarizing movie: <i>Watchmen</i>.” That’s right, <i>Watchmen</i> is getting an …

Trailers

Video shows Leonardo DiCaprio's street prank of Jonah Hill

NEW YORK (AP) — Leonardo DiCaprio has given good friend Jonah Hill a scare on a New York City street.Video posted online by E! shows DiCaprio running …

Suicide Squad director quotes Zapata in defiant response to harsh reviews

Suicide Squad director David Ayer has defended his film from poor early reviews by quoting Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata.<p>David Ayer (@DavidAyerMovies)Prefiero morir de pie que vivir de rodillas - Emiliano ZapataAugust 2, 2016<p>The Zapata quote, which is often attributed to Che Guevara and was …

Rotten Tomatoes

Summer trends: #Freethenipple

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p><b>From Mica Arganaraz and Heidi Klum to Anja Rubik and Natasha Poly, this summer the Vogue girls aren’t afraid to bare it all. From the</b> …

Lifestyle

20 Ways to Lose Weight Like a 20-Something

While you may know more about how the world works, we bet there's plenty you can learn from a 20-something about how to lose weight and get healthy. …

23 Skinny Summer Snacks For Your Afternoon Slump

Fresh ideas for the hottest days.<p>We're all about eating between meals, which every nutritionist and study assures us is a good thing. The key, come 4 p.m., is choosing something that's both healthy and satisfying. These fresh ideas will do just that.

Healthy Eating

Here Are All the Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Books That Will Blow Your Mind This May

Buckle up. It’s a new month, and that means that we’ve got a whole bunch of new books arriving in bookstores to get excited for. There are new books …

The Surprising Benefit of Talking to Strangers on an Airplane

Striking up a conversation with your seatmate might even make you more productive.<p>Do you welcome conversation with a stranger on an airplane? Or do you use earbuds--the universal sign that you're in a no talking zone--to silence your neighbor?<p>Despite our increasingly 'social' world, many airline …

Emma Watson Opens Up About Her Struggles with Low Self-Esteem

The actress gets real about some very relatable issues.<p>Emma Watson may be the picture of female empowerment and maturity at this point in her life, but that doesn't mean she didn't stumble and struggle along the way. As most of us can attest, insecurities, body image issues and crippling self-doubt …

Javier Camarena given another encore at Metropolitan Opera

NEW YORK (AP) — Javier Camarena loves it when he has a do-over at the Metropolitan Opera.<p>The Mexican tenor with the ringing high notes was allowed to …

How 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' And 'Inside Out' Protected Pixar From Its First Flop

Back in December, I discussed <i>The Good Dinosaur</i> as being akin to Marvel’s <i>Ant-Man</i>. By that, I meant that the film was a test case for a would-be Pixar release with little to entice moviegoers beyond the Pixar brand name attached to it, just as <i>Ant-Man</i> was something of a “Let’s see how far the Marvel …

Animation

The 10 movies people love watching over and over

You're not the only one.<p>Using data from over 1,000 people, Walt Hickey at FiveThirtyEight put together a list of the 25 most rewatchable movies of all time.<p>Turns out, when it comes to rewatching movies, many people have pretty similar tastes.<p>Of course, it's not an exact science. For several …

16 Things Successful People Do to Maximize Their Time

Successful people focus on the five percent of things only they can do. Most importantly, they’ve defined success for themselves.

Gizmodo Movie Night: The Best Sci-Fi Movies And TV Series To Binge-Watch On A Winter Weekend

We're right in the middle of winter, so turn on the heater, rug up against the cold, and settle in to binge-watch some great sci-fi TV on Netflix, …

Full Predictions for MLB's Next 5 Hall of Fame Induction Classes

On Sunday, the Baseball Hall of Fame will formally welcome Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio and John Smoltz into its ranks.<p>And so the question immediately arises: Which players will earn the nod next year? And how about the year after that, and the year after that and—well, you get the …

Pixar returns to form with a dazzlingly imaginative adventure set inside the mind of an 11-year-old girl<p>The new Pixar animation <i>Inside Out</i> could easily have been called Out There. It’s as bizarre, imaginative and authentically psychedelic as anything produced in mainstream animation. At this point …

Animation

The dangers of auteur TV: How “True Detective” went from critical darling to laughingstock

A single strong vision can be a wonderful thing for a show — or it can be its downfall<p>By now, just about everyone has taken a shot at the current season of "True Detective." It's too dense, too grim, too earnest, too masculine. Its creator is too obsessed with sexual weirdness. It's a rip-off of …

How to Date a Woman Who’s Out Of Your League

Use this simple strategy to snag a perfect 10<p>Sometimes it pays to be in the friend zone: Getting to know her before asking her out could make you seem more attractive, suggests research from the University of Texas at Austin.<p>In the study, judges rated couples who started dating soon after they met …

Relationships