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Pixies: Many Happy Returns To...'Doolittle'

There is little doubt that Pixies’ ‘Doolittle’ is one of the most influential albums of all time. Whenever such things are up for debate, it …

Indie Music

Ten Rapid: New videos from Cloud Nothings, Liars, Throwing Muses, LAW and more | Playlist

This week we showcase new tracks from Ohio indie noiseniks Cloud Nothings, take a look at the new video from experimental punks-turned-ravers Liars, …

New Albums

How to build a Minecraft Mob Grinder

A Minecraft mob grinder will gather, trap and kill mobs collecting their drops such as arrows, sulphur and string. This guide will show you step by …

Minecraft

RAY AND SILENT BOB

Men And Women Have Very Different Views On Infidelity, And This Study Is Proof

Which type of cheating is worse, sexual or emotional? It depends who you're asking -- more specifically, what gender you're asking.<p>A new study published in the journal Evolutionary Psychology set out to determine how people feel about the two types of infidelity.<p>Researchers from Kansas State …

Videos | HuffPost

Videos | HuffPost

5 Real-Life Stories of Twins Creepier Than Any Horror Movie

Twins get a bad reputation from movies: They are shown as either satanic beings or parent-trapping little brats. Well, this reputation may not be …

Falling from the sky

What terminal velocity feels like<p>Over on Reddit today, everyone is talking about this incredible video of a GoPro camera falling out of a plane and …

THE KRISTIN HERSH ARCHIVES — Throwing Muses. A sneak peek at the marketing plan...

Harlem Globetrotter Corey 'Thunder' Law scores the longest ever basketball shot – video

Harlem Globetrotter Corey 'Thunder' Law scores the longest basketball shot of all time on Thursday in Phoenix, Arizona. Law successfully shoots 109ft 9ins (33.45 metres) from the hoop, a new world record. Law's effort beats the previous record holder, Elan Butler, a PE teacher, by 5ft 2in (1.57 …

9 Places You Never Want To Go On A Vacation

It's almost vacation season, so you should start planning accordingly. In this case, here are some places you definitely do not want to book your tickets to. If you want to see how horribly a vacation to one of them can go, check out Chernobyl Diaries, Now Playing.

Chewbacca Actor Tweets Out Old Behind the Scenes Images from the Star Wars Trilogy

<b>Peter Mayhew</b>, who played Chewbacca in the Star Wars trilogy, decided to give us some nostalgia by tweeting out numerous behind the scenes images from …

Love and Math: Equations as an Equalizer for Humanity

French polymath Henri Poincaré saw in mathematics a metaphor for how creativity works, while autistic savant Daniel Tammet believes that math expands our circle of empathy. So how can a field so diverse in its benefits and so rich in human value remain alienating to so many people who subscribe to …

20-Year-Old Hunter S. Thompson’s Surprisingly Sage Advice on How to Find Your Purpose and Live a Meaningful Life

As a hopeless lover of both letters and notable advice, I was delighted to discover a letter 20-year-old <b>Hunter S. Thompson</b> (July 18, 1937–February 20, 2005) — gonzo journalism godfather, pundit of media politics, dark philosopher — penned to his friend Hume Logan in 1958. Found in <b>Letters of Note:</b> …

Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation

Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on that day a year earlier; not only is it a remarkable tool of introspection and self-awareness, but it also …

Advice to Little Girls: Young Mark Twain’s Little-Known, Lovely 1865 Children’s Book

In the summer of 2011, I chanced upon a lovely Italian edition of a little-known, playful short story young Mark Twain had written in 1865 at age of 30, with Victorian-scrapbook-inspired artwork by celebrated Russian-born children’s book illustrator Vladimir Radunsky, mischievously encouraging …

PlayStation 4 v Xbox One: Experts on next-gen battle

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1028000/1028542_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534408206_1dac885580812bc78d4ea15e0e61875d<p><b>The release of the PlayStation 4 in North America - it goes on sale in Europe and Latin America in a fortnight - is seen by many as the true dawn</b> …

Call of Duty (Video Game)