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You Can Now Watch 10 Hours of Uninterrupted Footage of Life Below the Sea

Oceans are the largest habitat on our planet, and yet few people acknowledge its importance on a daily basis. In a bid to change this, BBC Earth has teamed up with OceanX Media to launch the <i>Our Blue Planet</i> project. The team aims to get “one billion people talking about our oceans” on Twitter by …

The 100 Greatest YouTube Videos of All Time, Ranked

Like most unicorns, YouTube isn't perfect. Its comment sections are famously noxious, its algorithms proliferate conspiracy theorists, its filters …

Oprah’s Bathtub Is So Extra, It Even Shocked Reese Witherspoon

Peak Oprah, y'all.<p>Oprah Winfrey is so rich, she spends money on things we didn’t even know existed — like her custom bathtub, for example.<p>The media mogul revealed Monday on “The Late Late Show” that bathing is, without a doubt, her favorite hobby. So it only makes sense that she would invest in the …

James Corden

Here's the only website you'll ever need to figure out if your favorite movie or TV show is streaming

Back in the old days, when you wanted to catch a movie, you would have to pick up a copy of the newspaper to find out your local theater’s movie …

16 Subreddits That Will Creep You The Fuck Out

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Space mining is going to seriously disrupt Earth's economy. And we're nowhere near ready for the shock

Zip into the future for a second. It’s 2035 and Earth’s population has grown dramatically. People are desperate to find alternatives to the dwindling …

Woman finds her cats sprawled out on the floor after eating her marijuana plants

Forget catnip, the good stuff is here.<p>A woman in Massachusetts had a little issue with her grow lights for her cannabis plants, so she moved them to …

9 Page-Turners Too Addictive To Put Down

<i>Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.</i><p><b>Origin</b> by Dan Brown<p>"The plot is absurd, of course, but the book is a definitive pleasure. Prepare to be absorbed—and in more ways than one." Another Brown (<i>Inferno</i>, 2013, etc.) blockbuster, blending arcana, religion, and …

Books

This French sci-fi series could be your new horror obsession

Decades of films have proven that few things are as terrifying as the infinite vastness of space, but TV has generally been more concerned with the …

The 100 best things to watch on Netflix right now

With all of the new original movies and TV shows coming to Netflix each month, it can become a bit overwhelming finding the perfect thing to watch.<p>We're here to help.<p>INSIDER rounded up a mix of current and classic TV shows and Oscar-winning and feel-good movies that should feed the need for …

Entertainment

How Apple iCloud works (and what to do when it doesn’t)

If you're an Apple user, chances are high you're already connected to iCloud. If you're new to Apple, you should know that iCloud is a mostly …

This Is Netflix's First Big Breakthrough In Film

Okja is the first Netflix original movie that suggests the streaming service can do right by ambitious cinema.<p><i>Okja</i> is a movie about a multinational corporation bent on feeding everyone in the world the same lab-engineered garbage. Coincidentally, that’s the view some film purists have of the …

The Verge on Twitter: "The secret origin story of the iPhone: an exclusive excerpt from The One Device https://t.co/GH8gQbH1j6… "

This 7-minute fitness routine is all you need to get in shape

It is not easy to squeeze in time for the gym, especially when you live in a world expected to be in two different places all the time. This convenient exercise routine only takes 7 minutes to complete, and it is based on science!

Workouts

Password manager OneLogin hit by data breach

<b>Encrypted information has been accessed during a data breach at password management service OneLogin.</b><p>It affects "all customers served by our US data centre" and perpetrators had "the ability to decrypt encrypted data", according to The Register.<p>Those affected have been advised to visit a …

9 of the best British films you've never seen

Fair warning: when I started this list I wasn't planning to fill it solely with dark and depressing films, but that's definitely what's ended up …

Is Time Travel Possible, According To Science?

Have you ever dreamed of traveling through time? Not at the standard, “boring” rate that we normally do — at one second per second — but either:<p>faster, so that you wound up far into the future while remaining the same age,<br>• slower, so that you could accomplish much more than anyone else over the same …

Physics

Doomsday isn't coming — here's why the world is only getting better

Ever since Earth Day began in 1970 as a call to arms against air and water pollution, species extinction, overpopulation, poverty, and other pressing human and environmental issues, the propensity has been to ring the alarm bells continuously to prevent public complacency, as if no progress has …

Al Gore

The Dark Secret at the Heart of AI - MIT Technology Review

Last year, a strange self-driving car was released onto the quiet roads of Monmouth County, New Jersey. The experimental vehicle, developed by …

Machine Learning

A robot can print this $64,000 house in as few as 8 hours — take a look inside

A new Ukrainian homebuilding startup called PassivDom uses a 3D printing robot that can print parts for tiny houses. The machine can print the walls, roof, and floor of PassivDom's 410-square-foot model in about eight hours. The windows, doors, plumbing, and electrical systems are then added by a …

8 Things John Oliver Wants You To Know About Marijuana

Each year, more and more states continue to legalize medical and even recreational marijuana use for their residents. But the drug remains illegal at …

40 New Netflix Shows And Movies We Can’t Wait To See

Ranked<p>When Netflix premiered <i>House of Cards</i> back in 2013, the idea that the streaming service—which until then wooed subscribers with other people’s content—could become a major player in original, prestige programming seemed quaint. But in just three years, Netflix has become a content industrial …

See a Breathtaking View of Mars From Above in This New Video

Assuming you live long enough, you won’t have the pleasure of taking in a view of Mars with your own eyes for at least a few decades. Meanwhile, …

What Will Happen When Betelgeuse Explodes?

Every star will someday run out of fuel in its core, bringing an end to its run as natural source of nuclear fusion in the Universe. While stars like our Sun will fuse hydrogen into helium and then — swelling into a red giant — helium into carbon, there are other, more massive stars which can …

The Next iPhone Could Put 15,000 Repair Companies Out of Business

Apple's secret iPhone calibration machine and its Touch ID sensor will allow it to monopolize the repair industry.<p>Last week, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reported that the next iPhone will have some significant changes. The report notes that the next iPhone will not have a home button and will instead be …

Mobile Technology

Death by Dumbbell: The Ultimate 4-Move Dumbbell Workout

Get more out of your trusty dumbbells and transform your body in the process<p>The dumbbell is arguably the most common workout tool that exists, but that doesn't mean your dumbbell workouts have to be boring.<p>In this workout, Alexia Clark, trainer at Alexia-Clark.com, puts a twist on classic moves, …

11 new trailers you should watch this week

Take your mind off that inauguration thing for a few minutes<p>Some weeks, you really need the pick-me-up of a movie, and for a lot of us, this is one of them. So while it's not exactly a long-term solution, I finally caught <i>La La Land</i> this week, and it's one of the few things that's been able to take …

The Coen Brothers Are Coming To Television For The First Time With A Western Miniseries

The Coen Brothers are writing and directing their first TV show ever, a miniseries that currently is not currently attached to a specific network. Joel and Ethan, after decades in Hollywood, have finally found a project that is too big for the big screen and will write the show as well as direct — …

Here's how to protect your Yahoo account from hackers

The biggest data breach in history just tripled in size. Yahoo announced Tuesday that every single one of its 3 billion accounts were hacked from a 2013 breach. At the time of the attack, Yahoo claimed 1 billion accounts had been hacked, but after Verizon took over Yahoo, the company investigated …

Oversight Monitors Your Mac's Camera and Microphone Access, Alerts You When They're Active

Mac: While it’s not easy nor likely for malware to hijack your Mac’s microphone or webcam, it’s always a theoretical possibility. Oversight is a free …