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What is love? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Experts say the western ideal of romantic love is constantly disappointing us. Which is a shame because our culture loves romantic love. It’s an idea that pervades pop music, novels, TV and film. Somewhere out there our perfect match is waiting to meet us, so the theory goes. But maybe love isn’t …

Relationships

Viewers Are Ditching Cable For Streaming Faster Than Anyone Expected

“Cord cutting” has been a kind of ghost story for cable providers for much of the past decade—a tale that, while foreboding, didn’t seem entirely …

Foxconn set to drain 7 million gallons of water from Lake Michigan every day

Last year’s announcement that Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn had picked Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin to build its $10 billion manufacturing campus was …

Was Abraham a Murderer?

Archeologists have discovered and published an ancient version of the story in which Isaac actually died.<p>According to one of the most famous Biblical …

Trump, Having Denounced Amazon’s Shipping Deal, Orders Review of Postal Service

WASHINGTON — President Trump abruptly issued an executive order on Thursday demanding an evaluation of the Postal Service’s finances, asserting the power of his office weeks after accusing Amazon, the online retail giant, of not paying its fair share in postage.<p>In the executive order, issued just …

Donald Trump

From the archive: Dr. King Is Slain in Memphis; Troops Ordered Into City

By From News Dispatches<p><i>[Editor’s Note: This is the original story published by The Washington Post about the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.]</i><p>MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 4 — The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed by a sniper today when he strolled alone onto the balcony …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hollywood Is Already Making Dystopian Movies About the Trump Era

First up is Little America, produced by Michael Bay.<p>Get ready for Hollywood in the <b>Donald Trump</b> era. The first studio digging into this political truth-is-stranger-than-fiction period is Universal, which has won a bidding war for a script called <i>Little America,</i> according to the <i>Hollywood …

U.S. Postal Service will stop offering its services at Staples stores

The U.S. Postal Service will no longer be offering its services at Staples stores across the country.<p>Those services, which were handled by Staples employees, will be discontinued at about 500 of the office supply retailer's locations by the first week of March.<p>The USPS said in a statement that in …

This ridiculous laptop is the portable Batman command center you've always dreamed of

There's only one thing I can always consistently look forward to at CES: Razer's crazy concept devices. This year's no different.<p>At CES 2017, the …

See Philly change from up above in this 32-year timelapse

Woah<p>If you’re just realizing that Philly has grown and changed tremendously this year, welcome! Now, with satellite images collected for the past three decades by Google Earth Engine, we can concretely see just how much this city has developed.<p>Google Earth Engine teamed up with Carnegie Mellon …

Newly discovered genetic code controls bacterial survival during infections

Dedon and colleagues have previously shown that stresses such as radiation or toxic chemicals provoke yeast cells to turn on a system that makes …

New Killer Fungus Found in U.S. Patients

A newly identified fungus that can kill very sick patients has been found in U.S. hospitals and has probably been here for a few years, federal health officials reported Friday.<p>It’s infected at least 13 people, including four who died.<p>The yeast is called Candida auris and was first identified in …

7 Invaluable Leadership Tips That Boost Accountability in the Workplace

If you want to improve your employees' performance, consider these wise tips.<p>Accountability is one of those buzzwords that was quickly recognized in management and leadership circles as an important concept. The unfortunate outcome of a buzzword is it minimizes the importance of the buzz-worthy …

Researcher points finger at inaccuracy in most biology textbooks

Nearly all biology textbooks are wrong, according to a new paper co-authored by University of Kansas researcher Christopher Haufler.<p>He and his …

The real sex lives of Muslim women

<i>Writer Fariha Róisín and artist Ayqa Khan talk about growing up without intimacy, losing their virginity before marriage, and navigating faith and a</i> …

Relationships

The Pixel phone is exactly what we wanted, so of course we’re unhappy

What sort of unobtainium did we expect anyway?<p>There’s a curious dynamic in human psychology whereby as things improve, we sometimes complain about them even more. Respected international philanthropist Mo Ibrahim noted this with respect to Africa in an interview this week: as governance and the …

15 Longterm Couples Share How They Keep Sex Hot In Their Relationships

There are a lot of great things about long-term love, but sometimes it can be tough to keep the sex as hot as you'd like. Before you know it, you …

The roster

The Undefeated guide to the blackest fall in television ever<p><i>The first Golden Age of Television kicked off as America was transitioning out of radio</i> …

Bill Gates's Superpower for Business Success

Learn what one "superpower" Bill Gates recommends for you to be successful.<p>Imagine you were sitting in on an intimate conversation with Bill Gates as he and his good friend Warren Buffet spent the day sharing with you and a small handful of other ambitious people the secrets they had gleaned over a …

Is the world running out of space?

In an increasingly crowded world, will we still be able to find respite from one another?<p>Sometimes it’s difficult to fathom that the world could actually become even more crowded than it is today – especially when elbowing through a teeming Delhi market, hustling across a frenetic Tokyo street …

Geography

Bruce Lee: the kung fu star who inspired a generation

Paul Bowman, author of a book on the kung fu star of Enter the Dragon, pays tribute to a man who changed the face of films.<p><b>This article was originally published on 20 July, 2013 to mark the 40th anniversary of the death of Bruce Lee.</b><p>Forty years ago this month, two events combined to change the …