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FBI warns of potential ATM bank heist that could steal millions globally

Likely to fall on a Saturday when banks are closed<p>The FBI has warned banks that ATMs will likely face a global attack by criminals in the “coming days.” The FBI was tipped off that these cybercriminals would hack payment card processors or banks and use ATMs all over the world to withdraw millions …

ATMs

DARPA Wants to Zap Your Brain to Boost Your Memory

We may go to sleep at night, but our brains don't. Instead, they spend those quiet hours tidying up, and one of their chores is to lug memories into …

The Brain

This life skill is more vital to your happiness than any other

Here’s a harsh life truth that you’ll never hear in your formative years — there is a very high probability you will not discover what you truly want …

Motivation

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

The Connection Between Ayahuasca, Your Stomach, and Your Mind

Could changing your gut bacteria alleviate depression and anxiety?<p>Psychedelics—a class of drug that acts on a serotonin receptors in the brain, causing hallucinations—have been steadily gaining attention in the research community over the past ten years for their potential to treat a host of …

Microbiology

6 Things That Can Cause Your Blood Sugar to Spike or Drop

While roller coasters can be thrilling at amusement parks, they’re not so great when it comes to your blood sugar levels. Also known as glucose, …

Diabetes

8 Reasons You're Waking Up Mid-Sleep, and How to Fix Them

One minute you’re snoozing peacefully, the next you’re wide awake in the dead of night. Sound familiar? Unless you’re blessed enough to conk out like …

Sleep

Dark Energy May Be Incompatible With String Theory

A controversial new paper argues that universes with dark energy profiles like ours do not exist in the “landscape” of universes allowed by string …

Dark Matter

The first human trials of this experimental, cancer-killing drug could change everything

Properly mixed, the medicine came out as a dark brown liquid. A nurse brought the intravenous bag to the side of a recliner, where a man with brain cancer sat. The nurse hung the plump bag on a stand and prepared the treatment for delivery. The moment had arrived for BXQ-350 to meet its first human …

Cancer

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Tutorials

6 Resolutions For Procrastinators Who Always Say They’ll Make A List Of Goals Next Week

Who hasn't gone into the new school year with plans to be on top of everything? In the past, maybe you wanted to make a habit of beginning your …

Procrastination

Broccoli, Cheddar, and Brown Rice Cakes Recipe - Cooking Light

Preheat oven to 450°F. Coat a baking sheet with cooking spray.<p>Melt butter in a large skillet over medium-high. Add onion and garlic; sauté 4 minutes. …

Brisket Recipes

Brisket can be cooked in a number of ways, from smoking the meat to slow-cooking it until it's super tender. Brisket is also delicious in hearty …

Cooking

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

Self-improvement

How To: Flood Your ISP with Random, Noisy Data to Protect Your Privacy on the Internet

Net neutrality is dead and your internet service providers can collect all the data they want. While VPNs are a great way to protect some of that …

White Hat

Scientists Say This Strategy Can Help You Learn Anything Fast

Study smarter, not harder!<p>In his book <i>Fluent Forever</i>, opera singer Gabriel Wyner suggests that one of the best ways to learn a new language is to …

The Brain

Guitar Essentials: Learn Arpeggios in Just One Hour

If you’ve ever run out of ideas while soloing, wanted a quick way to liven up a rhythm part, or are simply looking to add a few tricks to your …

Electric Guitar

Best Ever Slow Cooker Italian Beef Roast Recipe

"Best tender and juicy pot roast you've ever eaten! Also great sliced up and served on hearty rolls."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (3 pound) beef chuck roast<p>1 onion, …

Cooking

‘You’re A Mexican:’ Tucker Carlson Educates Illegal Immigrant Guest On US Citizenship Laws

11:38 AM 07/31/2018<p>Fox News host Tucker Carlson slammed illegal immigrant attorney Cesar Vargas on Fox News Monday, and reminded him he is not an …

Illegal Immigration

How to recover deleted files

You need a document, photo or other file that you're sure was deleted. You've searched your hard drive. You've scoured the Recycle Bin. No sign of it? Don't panic. As long as you act quickly, you can usually bring that file back to life. And to accomplish that feat, you'll want to turn to a …

Operating Systems

'Normal' blood sugar levels may not be so normal after all

A new study — conducted by researchers at Stanford University in California — reveals that common foods can cause blood sugar spikes in otherwise …

Diabetes

Scientists Present New Theory Explaining Why We're the Only Humans on Earth

"So, we thought, why not turn to the most glaring fact of all?"<p>It’s easy to forget that we’re a single species within the genus <i>Homo</i> because everyone …

Population

This Brilliantly Simply Trick to Remember Things Is So Effective, You Won't Believe You Weren't Already Doing It

I'm warning you. It's really simple. But I can't believe I haven't been doing this my whole adult life.<p>Sometimes the simplest solutions are best.<p>A couple of weeks ago, I took a summer Friday and headed to Rhode Island. It was a nice trip. One of the highlights: My wife and I joined my aunt and …

Rhode Island

Omelet With Bacon, Mushrooms, and Ricotta

2 Servings<p>Don’t sweat rolling this into a perfect omelet; just top the cooked eggs with mushrooms and ricotta, and fold like a taco.<p>February 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Omelet<p>3 slices thick-cut bacon<p>4 ounces button mushrooms<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>4 ounces fresh ricotta or cream cheese (about ½ …

Recipes

Shakshuka-Style Eggs in Tomato Salsa

Shakshuka-style baked eggs are having a moment, and we’re in love with their robust flavors and super-simple preparation. When it comes to a …

Recipes

Why Do Stars Twinkle?

All things considered, our atmosphere is pretty great. This blanket of nitrogen, oxygen and other gases keeps the world's temperature nice and …

Astronomy

The Undiscovered Self - C. G. Jung and Amnalytical Psychology

Carl Jung (lower right) and Sigmund Freud (lower left) in 1908, at Clark University, Worcester, MA, USA.<p>What is the driving force behind our …

Psychology

Which Water Is Best For Health? Hint: Don't Discount The Tap

You can buy water with electrolytes, minerals or completely "purified." You can buy it with the pH changed to make it alkaline. You can purify your own tap water or even add nutrients back into it. But after seeing a video of a pricey, high-tech filter (about $400 U.S. on sale) that you can monitor …

Tap Water

Parker Solar Probe and the curious case of the hot corona

Most of what we know about the corona is deeply rooted in the history of total solar eclipses. Before sophisticated instruments and spacecraft, the …

Astronomy

Words Matter When Talking About Pain With Your Doctor

If you're in the hospital or a doctor's office with a painful problem, you'll likely be asked to rate your pain on a scale of 0 to 10 – with 0 meaning no pain at all and 10 indicating the worst pain you can imagine. But many doctors and nurses say this rating system isn't working and they're trying …

Pain