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Skyrim Special Edition: Free To Owners Of Original

Skyrim doesn’t feel old enough to have a shiny new edition with enhanced bells and whistles, but that’s exactly what’s coming on October 28th. It’ll …

PC Gaming

Top 10 Hardest Video Games Of All Time

Think you’re pro at videogames? Think the standard AAA market isn’t a challenge? Well here’s some games that will really push your buttons. Welcome …

Hellblade combat video looks smooth as hell

DmC: Devil May Cry and Enslaved developer Ninja Theory has a tendency to shoot for the moon with its narratively ambitious roster of action games, …

Our DNA is 99.9% the same as the person next to us — and we're surprisingly similar to a lot of other living things

Our bodies have 3 billion genetic building blocks, or base pairs, that make us who we are.<p>And of those 3 billion base pairs, only a tiny amount are unique to us, making us about 99.9% genetically similar to the next human.<p>A recent TED talk by physicist and entrepreneur Riccardo Sabatini …

Genetics

These male spiders perform oral sex – and lots of it

Spiders are known for getting pretty wild in the bedroom. They’re famous for twerking around to attract the opposite sex, binding their mates up with silk, or even eating them after sex. But now scientists have found a species that adds oral sex — and lots of it — to the routine. Their findings …

Zoology

How to build your deck to beat Hearthstone’s Old Gods metagame

Will "ModernLeper" Bindloss<p>Whispers of the Old Gods, Hearthstone’s new eyeball-heavy expansion, arrived on April 26th and brought with it the new …

PC Gaming

The First Gameplay Of ‘Outlast 2’ Is Here, And It’s As Horrifying As You’d Expect

<i>Outlast</i> was the surprise hit of 2013, and since its release, the indie title has endured as one of the most terrifying games ever made. Full disclosure: I was supposed to review the game for a horror site a few years back, but I legitimately couldn’t finish it because <i>Outlast</i> was just too scary. …

Fallout 4's unofficial patch nukes dozens of bugs

This week on the Mod Roundup, modders tackle a ton of bugs in Fallout 4 with an unofficial patch that is sure to continue growing over the coming …

New Nier: Automata Videos Show Slick Combat, Mysterious Characters

On April 16 Square Enix hosted 'NieR Music Concert & Talk Live,' an event celebrating the game's sixth anniversary. Among the festivities was a new look at Nier: Automata, the upcoming sequel.<p>The video above focuses on a couple of characters from the game, one of which is 2B, the previously …

Enix

Life hack alert: This is how to make an avocado ripen in only 10 minutes

Rock-hard avocados, be gone!<p>It’s an avocado recipe disaster; you’ve fancied it all day long, finally get home and set about whipping up your dinner, …

Breakfast

How To Pick A Lock With Just A Hairpin

Editor's Blog Photo credit: NightHawkInLight/YouTubeWe’ve all seen the movies where a lock is poked around with a hairpin and the door miraculously …

Video Tutorials

How to make these cool salad jar lunches

“They’re visually very pretty,” says Mirabella, who is also the author of the cookbook <i>Mason Jar Salads and More</i>. “Also, they taste really …

How to make the perfect salsa verde

The Italian green sauce can be relied on to add zing to almost any dish and is infinitely tweakable – just don’t hold back on the anchovies<p>Sometimes, someone says something so perfectly that it’s pointless to try and put it any better yourself. Nigel Slater’s love letter to “a sausage in the pan” …

Italian Food

Science: This Psychological Trick Can Actually Make You Happier

This will work for every human. It doesn't matter what culture you're from.<p><i>What are some brain hacks that a neuroscientist or a psychologist knows that most people don't? originally appeared on Quora -</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique</i> …

How LSD Makes Your Brain One With The Universe

Some users of LSD say one of the most profound parts of the experience is a deep oneness with the universe. The hallucinogenic drug might be causing this by blurring boundaries in the brain, too.<p>The sensation that the boundaries between yourself and the world around you are erasing correlates to …

Consciousness

The 6 Steps to Making the Perfect Apology, According to Science | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How good are you at contrition?<p>As good as you are at, say, passing the buck or managing up?<p>Knowing how to apologize is an art.<p>It's inevitable, then, that scientists thought they'd try to define …

Ohio State University

7 Recipes That Prove Maple Syrup and Pork Are Meant for Each Other

It's a match made in salty-sweet heaven.<p>Maple syrup is a no-brainer when it comes to topping pancakes, but it's also excellent for bringing sweetness …

Cooking

Cauliflower Soup Recipe

<i>This cauliflower soup made rich with cream and cheese is ridiculously silky, easy to make, and tastes wicked spectacular.</i>Adapted from Brendan Collins …

Soup

19 Cauliflower Recipes to Hack Your Favorite Comfort Foods

Cauliflower is *definitely* making a comeback as your go-to powerhouse veggie. Remember when Cauliflower rice recipes were all the rage? Before that, everyone went <i>crazy</i> for the ever-popular cauliflower pizza. Now that everyone knows the veggie is the chameleon of the vegetable world, healthy …

Here's Why You Can't Orgasm, According To Science

Health and Medicine Photo credit: It's not as simple as mind over matter, we're afraid. Artem Furman/ShutterstockEveryone’s fairly interested in sex, …

Research

What Happens When You Shoot a Golf Ball at a Balloon Filled with Non-Newtonian Fluid?

Non-Newtonian fluids are liquids that are also sort of solid but also sort of neither but also sort of both? They’re very thick liquids or very …

How bad exactly is Atari's Rollercoaster Tycoon World?

Atari's reputation as a gaming label is now so far down the pan that virtually every release is met with a mixture of resigned inevitability and …

The true history of Eve Online | Polygon

"You have to be able to show people that there is a hope." - Death<p><i>Mactep</i><p>Coalition of the South's time was rising and the sun had set on Red Alliance.<p>It was time to go on the offensive.<p>When the smoke cleared, the Coalition found itself down hundreds of ships.<p><i>Death</i>

Strangely in sync: Scientists solve 350-year-old pendulum clock mystery

The 350-year-old mystery of why pendulum clocks hanging from the same wall can influence each other and synchronize over time may hold even more secrets than previously thought, researchers say.<p>Solving this mystery could shed light on puzzling aspects of a variety of synchronized behaviors, such as …

Light Turkey (or Chicken) & Corn Chowder Recipe

Light Turkey (or Chicken) & Corn Chowder Recipe<p>Prep time<p>20 mins<p>Cook time<p>25 mins<p>Total time<p>45 mins<p>This light corn chowder recipe uses leftover turkey …

Chowder

The "Simple" Roman Pasta That Stumps Even the Most Seasoned Chefs

I grew up in Rome eating pasta carbonara and pasta all’amatriciana but, oddly enough, not cacio e pepe. These three pastas (plus one more, la gricia) were said to be so deeply Roman that no osteria, trattoria, or ristorante would dare <i>not</i> to serve them.<p>And yet for some reason, cacio e pepe was not …

Italian Food

7 Easy One-Pot Dinner Recipes

Dinner doesn't get as easy as One-Pot <b>Recipes</b>! They're perfect for a night of no stress and no mess. So check out these meals that you will want on your go-to dinner menu!<p><b>Fajita Pasta</b><p><b>Shrimp Fried Rice</b><p><b>Beef Enchilada Skillet</b><p><b>Chicken and Mexican Rice</b><p><b>Creamy Chicken and Mushrooms</b><p><b>Tortellini Minestrone</b> …

This Octopus GIF Features A Very Unexpected Twist

As far as stealthy hunters go, octopuses seem to have it all. They can change color to camouflage themselves, they’re super intelligent and can spray …

Numb

Half Lava & Half Rock, 5 Cancri E Might Be The Weirdest Exoplanet Ever Discovered

Strange world is just 40 light years away.<p>Nearly 2,000 planets have been discovered outside our solar system, but this just might be the strangest one yet.<p>A lava-loaded "super earth" called 55 Cancri e is twice the size of our own planet but eight times as dense. And it's so close to its star that …

Universe

Blizzard made a fun StarCraft-themed browser game for April Fool’s

It’s much nicer to actually give the people something fun instead of a mean prank.<p>Blizzard has created a neat little browser game, Maximum Novadrive, to celebrate April Fool’s Day. The company has always worked hard to deliver fun jokes on April 1, including fake announcements for Atari versions of …

Blizzard