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France is Being Invaded By Giant Killer Worms

France is known for many of its cultural items, including exceptional cuisine, wine, and the Louvre. Soon, it may also be known for its arm-length, …

Zoology

China's social credit system has blocked people from taking 11 million flights and 4 million train trips

China's social credit system has blocked people from taking 11.14 million flights and 4.25 million high-speed train trips.<p>The numbers, from the end of April, were included in a report by China's state-run news outlet Global Times, but it is unclear what offenses those targeted in the travel ban …

Train Travel

FCC Commissioner Says the Agency Is a Shill for ISPs as She Slams the Door on Her Way Out

In an interview just prior to leaving the FCC this month, former Commissioner Mignon Clyburn took aim at the agency where she worked for nearly nine …

Net Neutrality

14 Bo Burnham Jokes That Certifiably Hilarious

Bo Burnham may only be 27, but he's proved to me one of the funniest comedians of this generation. Between his golden stand-up routines and his …

Jokes

Can you ever change a violent psychopath’s mind?

To make our streets safer, efforts are underway to devise new treatments for repeatedly violent offenders.<p>For the purposes of this article, imagine this scenario. It’s a Saturday night in a busy city-centre pub. Feeling bored, Tony picks up the empty beer bottle on the table in front of him and …

Psychology

NBA playoffs: How Steph Curry's Game 3 explosion was fueled by Kerr's rotational adjustments

Curry will get the headlines for his 18-point third quarter, but Kerr's early decisions helped lead to the madness<p>OAKLAND, Calif. -- If you watched, …

Basketball

LeBron In Full Must-Win Mode Is An Unsolvable Problem

The Cavs opened Game 3 with a huge 22-6 run, and that was more or less that. This was not a case of the winning team grabbing an early lead behind a …

Aron Baynes

7 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Coca-Cola

Like most Americans, you’ve probably been enjoying the sweet, fizzy nectar of the gods otherwise known as Coca-Cola for your entire life. You’re …

Alcohol

Listen to one of the best short science fiction podcasts right now

Clarkesworld Magazine is one of the most acclaimed outlets for short science fiction and fantasy stories<p>Audiobooks are in the midst of a boom. Last June, the Audio Publishers Association reported that the field grew a whopping 34 percent between 2015 and 2016, and by all accounts, that growth is …

Science Fiction

This Surprising Costco Newcomer Has Sold 1,000,000 Times in Less Than 60 Days

We're so curious to try it for ourselves.<p>Up until recently, unless you were making your own, veggie burgers were mostly frozen patties made from soy, …

Burgers

This 27-year-old ex-Facebook engineer invented a super popular way to protect Mac PCs from hackers without Apple's help

A tiny security startup called Kolide is starting to make waves within the computer security world.<p>It helps businesses dive into the guts of their employees' Macintosh computers to find all the sketchy things a hacker could use to break into a corporate network.<p>Kolide is on the radar because its …

Workstations

An Early Hacker Used a Cereal Box Whistle to Take Over Phone Lines

The cereal box toy whistle inspired the development of a device that would seriously inspire Apple founders.<p>Starting in the 1960s, Cap’n Crunch started packing colorful whistle toys inside its cereal boxes. The Cap’n Crunch Bo’sun whistles were designed to mimic boatswain whistles used by sailing …

Sexual Harassment

Wood Pellet Grills Are Creating Barbeque Rock Stars

Spring has sprung and for many of us who’ve had to endure a long, cold, miserable winter, it’s time to get outside, enjoy the sunshine and dust off that gas grill – or maybe throw it away. Let me explain.<p>A few years ago, I interviewed Noah Glanville, the founder of the Pit Barrel Cooker Company, …

BBQ

What Boston's defense is doing to LeBron James

CLEVELAND -- The shot was absurd, even by LeBron James' standards.<p>A step-back, fadeaway, late-clock 3-pointer with one of the league's best defenders …

Basketball

Here's what to check on Amazon to avoid a crazy $7,000 shipping bill

SAN FRANCISCO — By now, the story of the Georgia woman who ordered $88.17 worth of toilet paper from Amazon and got charged more than $7,000 for shipping has become the stuff of Internet legend.<p>How can you avoid getting similarly dinged?<p>Barbara Carroll bought three boxes of toilet paper as part of …

eCommerce

A Washing Machine for One!

One-bedroom apartments and small terrace houses can be very limited when it comes to space, so making the most of every possible square foot is …

Washing Machines

How To: Use Hulu's Improved Scrubbing Tool to Accurately Skip Through a Show

While Hulu offers users an easy way to catch up on the latest shows, it hasn't always given them the best tools to control that content. Scrubbing — …

Hacking

WATCH: ReasonTV’s John Stossel Takes On Seattle’s Insane Large Companies Tax

On Tuesday, ReasonTV uploaded a new video with John Stossel. The topic of the video was Seattle’s new head-tax on large companies.<p>Seattle's silly …

Amazon Web Services

Teen basketball star dies after asking for drink during game

A Tennessee high school basketball star died after he suddenly collapsed on the court, according to reports.<p>Javon Craddock, a student at Tyner …

High School Basketball

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer: Bizarre cocktail is now being tested in humans after reducing the disease by 90% in</b> …

Immunotherapy

IBM warns of instant breaking of encryption by quantum computers: 'Move your data today'

Welcome to the future transparency of today as quantum computers reveal all currently encrypted secrets -- a viable scenario within just a few …

Quantum Computing

Pistons Head Coach Rumors: Becky Hammon Under Consideration for Job

San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon is reportedly on the Detroit Pistons' "radar" as they look to fill their head coaching vacancy.<p>On Thursday, Rod Beard of the <i>Detroit News</i> speculated the Pistons' "search likely will lead them to consider" the NBA's first full-time female assistant to …

Basketball

Fortnite coming to Android ‘this summer’ following debut on iOS

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past several months, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the phenomenon that is Fortnite. The free-to-play game has basically taken over the world, and now, we’re getting some news on its Android release…<p>Epic Games first announced that Fortnite would be making …

Fortnite

Elfrid Payton Chopped Off His Trademark Hair

Ever since he entered the NBA in 2014, Elfrid Payton has always been “the guy with the hair.” His hair has gone through several evolutions, most …

Hair

When Even LeBron James’s Best Might Not Be Enough

Basketball historians will rightfully tell you that digging his team out of a 3-1 N.B.A. Finals ditch, winning a Game 7 on Golden State’s floor and lifting the so-called Cleveland Curse to deliver title glory to a long-suffering city adds up to peak LeBron James.<p>Two short years later, in the 2018 …

Basketball

Verizon plays with data caps in limited billing trial

This is a test, this is only a test, Verizon says.<p>Verizon is experimenting with what data caps may look like for customers, though the company denies it'll actually be employing these measures.<p>Customers in New York and New Jersey saw limits on their dashboard on the Verizon website. The company's …

Net Neutrality

She-Ra gets a makeover! A first look at the new Netflix series and meet the cast

<b>To read more on this story — and see our exclusive look at the new season of</b> <b>GLOW — pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or</b> …

TV

Terry Rozier is a reminder that nice surprises still exist in sports

The Boston Celtics guard went from a panned NBA Draft pick to the star of a dominant playoff team.<p>The iconic image of Terry Rozier so far is of the Celtics guard floating in mid-air before throwing down a hammer dunk with LeBron James trailing behind him. It was a brave, audacious, statement dunk …

Basketball

Retro-inspired camper combines curves with modern amenities

Cute as a button!<p>Many of today’s most popular campers and trailers have a sleek, high-tech style, tricked out with solar panels, gadgets, and luxury amenities. But there’s something nostalgic and appealing about a vintage camper, especially if it includes more modern amenities.<p>While the U.S. does …

RVs

27 Things You Didn't Know Your Chromecast Could Do

Bring out new and hidden features with these tips for Google's streaming dongle.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Google