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It's hard to fathom how this magic trick was even done

While there's a method to every magic trick, some of them are too out of this world to even conjure up any reasonable explanation.<p>Such as this one by …

Watch Jennifer Lopez's touching tribute to Selena

It's a throwback sure to bring the tears.<p>Jennifer Lopez performed a moving tribute to Grammy-winning artist Selena Quintanilla during Thursday's …

Mind Tricks to Get What You Want

They won't even see it coming.<p>*<p>Hospital food has almost as bad a reputation as airplane food, and in some cases, for very good reason.<p>*<p>Caroline …

Eight Power Networking Tips to Make More Meaningful Connections

You've heard it a million times: Career advancement is as much about who you know as what you know—and that's exactly why being an effective …

The Secret To Creativity, Intelligence, And Scientific Thinking

Research shows that creativity and intelligence are linked with the physical connections in our brains. Here’s how to connect the dots.<p>There’s a key difference between knowledge and experience and it’s best described like this:<p>The image is from cartoonist Hugh MacLeod, who came up with such a …

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Getting Real with HDR - a Step by Step Tutorial for Realistic Looking HDR

If you have been photographing for more than a year or two, you will have heard about HDR (which stands for High Dynamic Range). We have probably …

10 Science Experiments You Can Eat with Your Kids

There's very little about cooking that doesn’t involve chemistry, physics, biology, or even math. But don’t tell your kids that. Sneak education into …

Kids

11 Surprising Facts About Gillian Anderson

<i>For everyone who is or was a teen, here are some scientific explanations for why they behave that way.</i><p>1. Risk Taking<p>All teenagers take stupid risks …

Teens

Meet the Artist Who's Drawing Every Character From Every Coen Brothers Movie Ever Made

Time to get messy, light some stuff on fire, and use food products in ways they were never intended! Parents and teachers across the internet have …

Kids

14 Web Toys to Fill Your Day

No matter whether you stay on the internet all day working or log on to catch up on the news, it’s always nice to take a left turn for a mindless …

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77 Facts That Sound Like Huge Lies But Are Actually Completely True

Get ready to have your mind blown into a different time zone.<p>1. If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds just like Pac-Man.<p>2. The YKK on your zipper stands for "Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha."<p>3. Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.<p>4. Anne Frank, Martin Luther King Jr., and …

How to bypass country restrictions on video sites

We're spoilt with high-quality film and television nowadays, and there are an increasing number of websites on which you can watch the content you're …

Information Security

Thanks, Anti-Vaxxers. You Just Brought Back Measles in NYC.

Measles was considered eliminated at the turn of the millennium. Now it’s back, thanks to the loons who refuse to vaccinate their children.<p>Of all the …

Watch Beautiful, Simple Explanations Of Science With World Science U

The Internet has a new trove of beautiful, simple explanations of fundamental scientific principles, from Einstein’s Theory of Special Relativity to quantum mechanics. The much anticipated massive open online course provider, World Science U, launched today with a host of short videos and full …

Dario Offers Glucose Meter and Connected Apps for People with Diabetes

Glooko, a cable and mobile app that helps diabetics record their glucose readings, finally has some competition. LabStyle Innovations today announced Dario, an alternative with a key point of differentiation – it has its own “smart meter” which replaces existing devices by Bayer, OneTouch, …

40 Regrets You Don’t Want to Have in 40 Years

<i>Stop wasting time regretting what you did a year ago. Start doing what you have to do now, so that in a year’s time you won’t regret what you did</i> …

Tim Cook to Climate Skeptic Group: Get Out of Apple Stock

Apple CEO Tim Cook has not been known for taking a strong stand on, well, just about anything. Caution has been the watchword of Cook's three-year …

The Secret to Creativity, Intelligence, and Scientific Thinking: Being Able to Make Connections

When we shared this image from the @buffer Twitter account a while back, it got me thinking. <b>The Tweet resulted in over 1,000 retweets</b>, which seems …

Think Before Reacting: How to Use Your Mental Pause Button

<b>“Better than a thousand hollow words is one word that brings peace.” ~Buddha</b><p>I used to be the queen of putting my foot in my mouth. I'd say the first …

How To Get An MBA From Eminem

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book is “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter). Follow James on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>In 2002 I was driving to a hedge fund manager’s house to hopefully raise money from …

What Would Happen If You improved Everything by 1%: The Science of Marginal Gains

In 2010, Dave Brailsford faced a tough job.<p>No British cyclist had ever won the Tour de France, but as the new General Manager and Performance …

15 Historical Complaints About Young People Ruining Everything

Nothing is certain in this life but death, taxes, and the existence in every generation of fuddy-duddies who carp about things not being what they …

NASA to Farm Vegetables in Space

NASA is set to grow produce 230 miles above Earth's soil.<p>Later this year, NASA's Vegetable Production System (VEGGIE) program will send astronauts in …

21 Strange Animals You Probably Didn’t Know Exist: www.boredpanda.com/unusual-animals/

Was This The Most Oddly Intense "Blossom" Episode Ever?

Blossom is suicidal. Blossom's brother is white.<p>1. If you want people to know you are sad, read Sylvia Plath in a most ostentatious manner.<p>2. White people are the worst!<p>3. Racial tensions are totally solvable if we can just find a common ground...like alcoholism.