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The Best Sci-Fi TV Shows on Netflix

Photo Credit: Netflix<p>Slide 1 of 40<p>The Best Sci-fi Shows to Binge-Watch<p>In honor of Netflix re-launching (pun intended) Lost In Space, with Parker …

Star Trek

Thai king signs Crown's $30bn assets over to himself

King Maha Vajiralongkorn has formally inherited notable real estate assets in Bangkok, including Siam Commercial Bank.<p>Thailand's royal family has formally turned over its multi-billion dollar fortune to King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who assumed the throne after the death of his father in 2016.<p>An …

Real Estate

The Best TV Shows On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 20th</b><p>There are plenty of good TV series on Netflix (and you can find more with these secret codes). If you’re trying to figure out what to watch next, here’s a great place to start with a look at 60 of the best shows on Netflix right now, ranked (including some of the best Netflix …

TV

'The Staircase' Is Netflix's Best Drama, and Also a True-Crime Documentary

It's a slow-TV approach to true crime, and it's astoundingly engrossing.<p>Netflix shows are almost always too long, and <i>The Staricase</i>, the streaming …

TV

I tried living the dual phone life — it just isn't for me

A couple of months ago, I wrote about carrying two phones at once; why you might want to, and some of the strategies that go into making it easier to …

Mobile Technology

How to Massage Your Prostate Without Getting a Foreign Object Stuck in Your Butt

Don't be the guy who got a shower head stuck in his rectum.<p>A 26-year-old man in India was hospitalized with a shower head stuck inside his rectum. Though he said he fell on it, doctors suspected he'd inserted it for "autoerotic purposes."<br>• He isn't alone; another man got a drinking glass stuck in his …

Prostate

You should never have to reset any software, so why do we need to reset our phones?

There's a disturbing long-term belief that broken software is somehow our fault for not keeping it clean when it comes to a phone. I've seen it rise …

Why can’t Star Trek: Discovery commit to serialized storytelling?

Everything that could happen, did happen — but none of it felt like it ever mattered<p><i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> has staked a lot on the idea that it was telling a different kind of <i>Star Trek</i> story — a tighter, more plotted-out version of <i>Trek</i> instead of the crisis-of-the-week style of earlier shows, which …

Bangkok air pollution warning, children asked to stay indoors | Reuters

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Residents in Bangkok, one of the world’s top tourist destinations, were warned on Thursday the city’s air quality had hit dangerous levels just days after the country’s pollution control agency appealed to residents to wear face masks.<p>The skyline is seen through morning air …

Do you still use a microSD card with your smartphone?

Just a few years ago, any phone that was released <i>without</i> support for microSD card expansion was ridiculed for offering lesser functionality and often …

Lift Weights, Eat More Protein, Especially if You’re Over 40

People who would like to become physically stronger should start with weight training and add protein to their diets, according to a comprehensive scientific review of research.<p>The review finds that eating more protein, well past the amounts currently recommended, can significantly augment the …

Nutrition

Altered Carbon Review Roundup: Binge It or Skip It?

The dystopic future of Altered Carbon — Netflix's latest original series — is gaining a lot of attention, but what do the critics think?<p>Altered …

Star Trek: Discovery is reminding me of everything I loved about Enterprise

Star Trek: Discovery is the sixth live-action series of television’s most beloved, and enduring, cult franchise – and it is fun, oh my. We’re not even a full season into its story of an experimental spaceship in an interstellar war and yet, already: Mutinies! Drunken sex! Space rhinos! Alien face …

Science Fiction

Why some men are asking for breast-reduction surgery

With the music of rapper Jay-Z blaring in the background, Marwan Khalifeh, a Washington-area cosmetic surgeon, vigorously plunged a strawlike metal probe back and forth through the breasts of a patient lying on an operating table, as if he were playing a cello.<p>The goal was to reduce the size of his …

Amazon’s cashier-less store got shoplifted from on its grand opening

Amazon opened its much-anticipated cashier-less store in downtown Seattle on Monday to long lines of people thinking this would be the solution to …

Your Resting Heart Rate Can Predict Your Chances Of Dying Young

Notice a change in your pulse? You might be at risk<p>Guys often look to their resting heart rate as a marker of their fitness: While a normal resting heart rate is between 60 to 100 beats per minute, endurance athletes can have one that is quite a bit lower.<p>But can your resting heart rate hint at …

Heart Rates

Star Trek: Discovery's Horrible New Twist Made a Great Case for Rage-Quitting the Show

You know the rage-quit? The moment when you’re playing a game where everything is so stacked against you, so engineered for your failure, or just so …

My Lunch With Kate Mulgrew: Owning the Havok She Wreaked On the 'Star Trek' Set

You may know Kate Mulgrew today for her Emmy-nominated role of Red in Netflix’s <i>Orange is the New Black</i>, and she is well-deserving of the acclaim that …

Science Fiction

The 20 most popular TV shows of 2017

To figure out what shows have captured the world's attention, INSIDER worked with Parrot Analytics, which analyzes ratings data (where available), social media chatter, blogging, and illegal pirating, among other factors, to figure out the viewer demand for shows.<p>With all the different ways we're …

7 Netflix Tricks That'll Change How You Watch Your Favorite Shows

Your bingeing will never be the same.<p>The period between Christmas and New Year’s Day could end up being the most popular time for streaming all year, according to Amazon and Netflix data shared with HuffPost.<p>Maybe you’re off work and in search of easy family bonding. Maybe it just lifts your …

Jay Fai’s shophouse, known for her crab omelette, is one of 17 restaurants awarded prestigious stars in listing for Thai capital<p>A 70-year-old Thai street food seller who makes wok-fired dishes has been awarded a Michelin star at the launch of Bangkok’s first guide.<p>Jay Fai, or Auntie Fai, is known …

Hong Kong

Here's How Everyone in Netflix's Dark Is Connected

If your brain is currently mush after trying to figure out how everyone and everything is related or connected in Netflix's compelling new sci-fi …

Time Travel

Report: Global 4G LTE speeds stuck at a stand still

OpenSignal is back with another biannual look at the state of the world’s 4G LTE networks, gathered using its crowdsourced data from close to 4 million test devices out in the wild, contributing over 50 billion measurements. As always, there’s a mixed bag of results for various countries but on the …

4G LTE

Engine Explodes on an Air France Plane, Forcing an Emergency Landing

An Air France flight bound for Los Angeles from Paris made an emergency landing in Canada on Saturday after one of the jumbo jet’s four engines exploded in midair, passengers said.<p>Passengers aboard the double-decker Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger airliner, described hearing a loud noise …

Air France

15 Netflix shows that are only good if you binge-watch them

Netflix has become a content machine, churning out shows, specials, and special shows faster than anyone can truly keep up with - that is, of course, unless your binge-watching. What a world we live in when you can legitimately say, "Nah, I'm not going out tonight, I'm sitting on my couch and …

Santa Clarita Diet

The best explainer on how blockchains will upend banking comes from an unexpected source

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) isn’t given to analyzing financial fads. Based in Basel, Switzerland, it’s a “bank for central banks,” so it’s usually concerned about things like the stability of the global financial system.<p>In its latest quarterly review, though, it reached out to an …

Most Popular 'Star Trek' Episodes on Netflix are Shocking

Here’s how many episodes from the original 1960s Star Trek are considered to be in the top-10 most rewatchable on Netflix: zero. In fact, according …

Science Fiction

These are the 10 'Star Trek' episodes people watch the most on Netflix

Netflix looked at data from over 100 million subscribers, in 190 different countries, to see which episodes of "Star Trek" were the most popular.<p>The streaming site has all six iterations of the "Star Trek" series, but only two contained the most-watched episodes in the franchise: "Voyager" and "The …

Star Trek

39 important details you might have missed on 'Game of Thrones' season 7

<b>Warning: Spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season seven.</b><p>"Game of Thrones" season seven may have left us with a lot of unanswered questions, but we haven't stopped obsessing over every small detail and piece of foreshadowing in the series. Throughout the season, we analyzed the callbacks and …

TV Series

Six Details From The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season Finale You May Have Missed

The extended 81-minute <i>Game of Thrones</i> season finale was packed with reunions, negotiations, heartbreak, and revelations. There wasn’t as much action as, say, last week’s intense showdown between Jon Snow and the Nights King. But <i>Game of Thrones</i> has often saved the biggest spectacles for the …

TV Series