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Kiwi Wonderland

Everyone has a dream - and this Kiwi wants to fly like all the other birds. With a little help from Mily the Dream Pixie his wish is fulfilled when …

Are 'smart pills' the best way to stay sharp?

<b>(CNN) —</b> How did you wake yourself up this morning? Perhaps through a morning run, or hitting the yoga mat. You might favor good old caffeine, or new-age nutritional supplements.<p>Tom Rice, a London-based film producer in his late 20s, has a new routine. It includes a little fish oil, a shot of …

What the 'marshmallow test' can teach you about your kids

<b>(CNN) —</b> The premise is simple: You can eat one marshmallow now or, if you can wait, you get to eat two marshmallows later.<p>It's an experiment in self-control for preschoolers dreamed up by psychologist Dr. Walter Mischel. While the rules of his experiment are easy, the results are far more complex …

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

You will probably live to see a time when we can make backup copies of your brain.<p>Natalia Hatalska says there are two types of people in the world: those “who take one day at a time” and “those who have a vision, look far ahead [and] see its opportunities and threats.” She puts herself in the …

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Psychology: Why boredom is bad... and good for you

Being bored could hinder our lives in ways we don’t realise – but it may also have helped shape one of our most productive characteristics, says David Robson.<p>I’ve met lots of people with a talent to bore in my time, but Sandi Mann is one of the few to have honed it as a craft. Eager volunteers …

Creativity

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

Dark Matter

What the World Will Speak in 2115

A century from now, expect fewer but simpler languages on every continent<p>In 1880 a Bavarian priest created a language that he hoped the whole world could use. He mixed words from French, German and English and gave his creation the name Volapük, which didn’t do it any favors. Worse, Volapük was …

Language

The Simpsons are coming to Minecraft

After more than 25 years on television, the Simpsons are finally going to get the modern cultural relevance that can only come with an appearance in <i>Minecraft</i>. Homer, Marge, Bart, Maggie and Lisa Simpson will make their official blocky debut in <i>Minecraft</i> next month with a new skin pack.<p><i>The Simpsons</i> …

TheiPhoneAppReview.com

<b>Price: Free (First Year)<br>Rating: <br>Catch Me If You Can – Monitor<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Luke Patrick<p>When it comes to …

TheiPhoneAppReview.com

<b>Price: Free<br>Rating: <br>Heartbreak<br>Android Game Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b><p>Reviewed by Luke Patrick<p>When we’re looking for new arcade games to feature …

DU Speed Booster: The Best All-in-One Android Scrubber for Your Device

<b>Price: Free</b> <b><br>Rating: ***** (5/5) <br>DU Speed Booster | Cache Cleaner<br>Android App Review by AndroidAppsReview.com</b>Reviewed by Luke PatrickThere’s one aspect …

Saved by the Bell star Dustin Diamond charged over bar stabbing

American television actor Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show <i>Saved by the Bell</i>, has been charged with stabbing a man during a bar …

The best (new and free) apps of 2014

Whether you're looking for something to tap through while relaxing over the holidays or expecting to unwrap your first smartphone or tablet this season, you'll want to download some apps to get the most out of your new digital device.<p>With more than 1.3 million apps at Apple's App Store for iPhone, …

10 must have Android apps for your new Android tablet (2014)

Did you get a brand new Android tablet? Many people are pros in the Android space and know what apps they want almost before they get the wrapping off of the box but there are many more people getting their first Android tablet ever and have no idea where to start. We’re here to help! Here are ten …

Apps

Missing twice-cut-off penis likely taken by stray animal

A cheating Chinese man's twice-cut-off penis is missing after his wife threw it out the window of the hospital where he had it reattached after she …

This Fake Phone Charger Is Actually Recording Every Key You Type

“Whose phone charger is that sticking out of the wall? Oh. It must be Ben’s. Ben always leaves his charger at work. Classic Ben!”<p>Alas, it’s not Ben’s charger. Hell, it’s not a charger at all. It’s actually a little spy device <i>disguised</i> as a phone charger, capable of sniffing out every key you type …