Hannah Borstel

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Rumor: Call of Duty 2016 To Come With Xbox One Backwards Compatible MW1 And MW2

For Xbox One owners, you might be able to get Modern Warfare and Modern Warfare 2 if you pre-order this year’s Call of Duty 2016 from Infinity …

Science says these 5 things happen to couples who have been together a long time

It also changes you.<p>More importantly, close relationships may spark an entirely different way of thinking and acting, something Joshua Wolf Shenk, author of "Powers of Two," chalks up to having a "shared mind."<p>So, how do you and your significant other stack up? Check out these signs psychologists …

'Red Dead Redemption' Is Almost Playable On Xbox One

Well the horse is out of the barn.<p><i>Red Dead Redemption</i>, Rockstar’s hit open-world Western video game, is the latest title to make its way to Xbox One’s backwards compatibility list.<p>Nonetheless, this is bang-up news for two reasons.<p>First, if you can rustle up an old copy of <i>Red Dead Redemption</i>, you’ll …

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Shape personality test: Do you think this is a circle?

A circle, a square perhaps? There’s no right or wrong answer, but what you see says more about you than you may think.<p>Scientists believe that if you …

How to Identify Three Common Image Problems and Fix Them in Lightroom

I hear it over and over, “I have a nice camera but my pictures just don’t come out as good as I expect.”What ensues is an interrogation first about …

Surprise: The Third Most Common Element In The Universe Isn't What You Think

One of the most remarkable facts of existence is that every material we’ve ever touched, seen, or interacted with is made up of the same two things: atomic nuclei, which are positively charged, and electrons, which are negatively charged. The way these atoms interact with each other — the ways they …

Climate skepticism is just bad science: “There is no cohesive, consistent alternative theory to human-caused global warming”

The skeptics fall short for the same reason the creationists can’t overturn evolution. Their doubts are unfounded<p>Michael Shermer<p>December 5, 2015 2:00pm (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>At some point in the history of all scientific theories, only a minority of …

Why Climate Scientists Are So Intrigued By the Brutal Sea Voyages of the 19th Century

Life aboard a ship in the 18th or 19th century—especially in the far north or south—was treacherous. Now, the records of these brutal voyages are …

Climate Change

Cryptaris: A Simulated Mission

An unknown threat is detected and the US Army needs your help. Decipher the clues and pass a series of complex challenges to prove you are the …

Man On Mars? NASA Says It's Happening -- And Soon

"We are farther down the path to sending humans to Mars than at any point in NASA's history."<p>We're going to Mars -- and we're going in the not-too-distant future.<p>NASA says preparations for a manned mission to the Red Planet are proceeding as planned, with humans expected to set foot on Mars in the …

Research Supports Your Longing to Read Fiction

Whether they believe it or not, every work of fiction a dedicated reader picks up to read in their free time benefits them significantly, at least in …

No More Jet Skis, Maine Tells Food Stamp Recipients

"Hard-working Mainers should not come home to see snowmobiles, four wheelers or jet skis in the yards of those who are getting welfare."<p>Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) is tired of able-bodied food stamp recipients zipping around on snowmobiles instead of looking for jobs.<p>The state announced this week …

Let's Assume the Kids (and Ahmed) Are Alright, Not Criminals

Last Sunday night in Irving, Texas, a 14-year-old boy named Ahmed Mohamed got bored. But instead of firing up his Xbox for a few rounds of Counter-Strike or checking up on his fantasy football progress, Ahmed decided to build a digital clock from scratch. He likes to tinker.<p>By now you've probably …

The Complete Car Camping Checklist

Do you ever struggle with knowing what to pack for a camping trip? Are those memories of what mom and dad brought along on those family camping …

An Introduction to Off-The-Grid Backpacking | REI Co-op Journal

Do you ever feel like you want to disconnect, leave the comfort of home in the rearview mirror, and escape into the nearest wilderness?<p>Nothing can …

Semi-Rad’s 13 Pieces of Necessary Gear

<i>Brendan Leonard usually talks about gear just to mock our obsessions over it, but every once in a while get serious, as when he put together this</i> …

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9 Hiking Tips for New Hikers

Hiking is an excellent way to find adventure and connect with nature, while delivering multiple physical and mental benefits beyond scenery and fun. …

Seattle

Ivelina Blagoeva's beautiful macro photography is abstract art - Telegraph

Medieval skeleton bursts out of the ground after centuries-old tree is ripped up by storm

Archaeologists were stunned when the thousand-year-old skeleton of a young man was found among the roots of a tree ripped from the ground.<p>Storms blew …

Learn to Code: Resources for Every Programming Language

While not everyone needs or wants to become a programmer, the benefits of code literacy extend beyond the ability to build websites—including …

8 barriers to overcome when learning to code

While being a mentor for a JavaScript Web development course, I’ve seen many beginner programmers jump into learning with enthusiasm and then immediately hitting a wall.<p>Most of the students usually struggle with the same barriers. But once they learn to overcome them, they get instant benefits:<p>they …

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12 Sites That Will Teach You Coding for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There was a time when knowing how to program was for the geekiest of geeks. That’s not exactly the case today. As most entrepreneurs, freelancers and marketers will tell you, learning how to program can help you succeed. Over the past …

Exploride heads up display makes your car smart

Distracted driving is a huge problem all around the world and people who frequently use their phones inside the car are more likely to have an …

This Is The “Gross” Attribute Men Have That Science Says Actually Makes Them More Attractive To Women

By Christine Schoenwald,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1LmBltX<p>Picture a guy with long, dark hair. If long hair isn’t your thing, what about a hairy …

Interview: Electric Blue Molten Sulphur Flows from Indonesia’s Blue Fire Crater

While on a trip to East Java in Indonesia this past July, Chicago-based photographer, music producer, and filmmaker Reuben Wu (of Ladytron fame) captured the otherworldly sight of electric blue molten sulphur gushing from fumaroles (hot gas vents in the earth's crust) in the base of the Blue Fire …

Creationists Are Already in Denial About the Newly Discovered Species <em>Homo Naledi</em

By now, you’ve probably read about the incredible discovery of <i>Homo naledi</i>. Members of the species had very small brains (about half the size of our …

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There WAS life on Mars but 'catastrophic' event wiped it out, scientist says

GETTYAny life on Mars was wiped out by a "catastrophic event'<p>Lewis Datrnelll, a UK Space Agency research Fellow, believes early microscopic forms of …

Have The Nathan Drake Experience With These Uncharted Travel Destinations

On August 31, PlayStation.Blog announced a March 18 release date for the highly anticipated video game <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End</i>. That leaves just six months until we can play Nathan Drake’s latest adventure (and between one and infinity years until the movie adaptation comes out). In the meantime, …