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Newly discovered D-Day maps reveal German defences on eve of assault

The most up-to-date maps for the D-Day invasion have come to light 72 years later to show the incredible detail the Allies went to to ensure victory.<p>The 24 original maps were drawn up just two weeks before the momentous operation and gave the military commanders the most contemporary reports of the …

How to become a better gamer with improved posture and exercise

It might not be immediately obvious from watching esports stars in their professional performances, but the life of a pro gamer can actually be quite physically taxing. Sure, it's not intense physical labor, but sitting in one position for 12 to 18 hours a day and doing repetitive motions can be …

The adaptive mind: Children raised in difficult circumstances show enhanced mental flexibility in adulthood

According to a stream of psychological research, a tumultuous upbringing sets you up for a raw deal later in life. Being raised in households that …

DARPA selects research teams for its ElectRx neuron-sensing/stimulation program

DARPA announced Monday (Oct. 5, 2015) that it has selected seven teams of researchers to begin work on a radical new approach to healing called …

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Take Care of Your Xbox, PS Controllers: How to Clean, Repair and Customise - IBTimes India

The controllers for Xbox 360 and PS3 are quite user-repairable.<p>We all love our consoles, irrespective of whichever generation they belong to. Be it a …

To Stop Procrastinating, Start by Understanding the Emotions Involved

Time management goes only so far; the emotional reasons for delay must also be addressed<p>Putting off a work or school assignment in order to play videogames or water the plants might seem like nothing more serious than poor time-management.<p>But researchers say chronic procrastination is an emotional …

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New 'Feminist Frequency' video examines 'women as reward'

In 2012, Anita Sarkeesian asked for $6,000 on Kickstarter to create a YouTube series dissecting the way video games commonly portray women, to be housed under her Feminist Frequency brand. Sarkeesian's project raised $160,000 and she's since released eight videos in the <i>Tropes vs. Women in Video</i> …

The Lazy Way to an Awesome Life: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

We all want an awesome life. And very often you know what you need to do to improve it… but you don’t do it.<p>I don’t blame you. Hey, some of that …

Happiness

12 Anime that Explore the Struggles of Depression

If you’ve ever felt the world drain of color and lose any spark of hope for better days, then you know how dark depression can be. Finding a way out …

These are the states that could legalize pot next

Marijuana legalization now enjoys majority support in the U.S. -- 52 percent of Americans support legalization, 42 percent oppose it, and 7 percent remain undecided, according to the latest General Social Survey.<p>But most changes to marijuana law aren't happening at the federal level, they're …

U.S. Trained Daesh at Secret Jordan Base ~ [RELATED: Secret CIA, Mossad Operation in Syria, US Officials]

<i>[WND EDITOR’S NOTE: Since publication, this story has been corrected to clarify that the fighters trained in Jordan became members of the ISIS after</i> …

AK-47s SAVE LIVES: Las Vegas Man Uses Iconic Rifle To Successfully Defend Family During Home Invasion - Bearing Arms - AK-47, AKM, Guns Saving Lives, Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police were called to the scene of a home invasion Tuesday morning, only to discover that a 23-year-old resident armed with a …

Self Defense

This $200 DIY WiFi router will make it far easier for whistleblowers (and criminals) to hide online

Devices connecting to the internet have a unique IP address. It's what identifies them to others — but can also be used to track down the device. It's in part why elaborate obfuscation tools like proxies, the Tor network, and VPNs exist, to obscure the user's true IP and location. But down to both …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

DARPA wants you to help with its terrifying schemes... by gaming

If you like playing online games, then you too can help birth some (possibly sinister) software from DARPA. The US Army's slightly insane research division launched its Verigames web portal in late 2013 with five free online games designed to crowdsource coding. How? Like a similar effort that …

The Windsor Consultation and Sustainable Tourism

This month I had the privilege of serving as one of the co-chairs for the Windsor Castle Consultation "Imagine the Possible: Innovation for Urban Development, Sustainable Tourism and Culture.<p>The Consultation was coordinated by Dr. Diane Davis of the International Council for Caring Communities …

Gaming cooperatively makes you more sociable, say scientists

Gaming has well known dark sides, but it can also improve spatial skills, reduce stress and even bring families together. Two new studies may further confuse you about the benefits, with one concluding that gaming makes you friendlier in the real world, and another implying it could <i>ruin your brain</i>. …

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5 Tools the Police Are Using in Their War Against Activists

Image <i>NYPD officers detain a protester during a march in solidarity with Baltimore on April 29, 2015. (Reuters/Mike Segar)</i><i>This article originally</i> …

Shocking gap between TV and Blu-ray versions of same anime prove you get what you pay for

There’s an odd paradox to <b>anime</b> in Japan. There’s no easier place to watch anime completely free, as just about every series of note airs on regular …

Here’s How Weed Affects Your Body

A synopsis of science's pot-related findings, in honor of today's holiday<p>Our obsession with marijuana’s mystifying powers goes back a long time; though its first documented use was in 2727 BC, there’s some indication that our ancestors cultivated cannabis plants in the earliest days of agriculture. …

Russia and America: Stumbling to War

AFTER THE Soviet Union collapsed, Richard Nixon observed that the United States had won the Cold War, but had not yet won the peace. Since then, …

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