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WATCH: Sidney Crosby alley-oops himself for a ridiculous goal vs. Canadiens

The Penguins center added another incredibly impressive goal to his highlight reel<p>Sidney Crosby is still ridiculous, in case you were wondering.<p>The …

Ice Hockey

Hall of Famer Joe Montana advocates cannabis for pain relief, healing

As the NFL and NFLPA move toward potentially removing cannabis as a banned substance in the coming years, yet another high-profile former NFL star — …

Cute Overload IRL: Nick Offerman + Puppy = A Sundance Romance

Someone get these two a room (and a show)!<p>Nick Offerman was at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah to show <i>White Fang</i>, a new animated film …

Cute

Phillip Danault injury reminds us of the most important things in life

This was going to be a story about numbers.<p>Numbers that don’t bode well for the Montreal Canadiens, GM Marc Bergevin and the slim hope of the team …

Ice Hockey

WATCH: LA Kings-Ducks fight 3 times in 4 seconds during Freeway Faceoff

Everyone likes a good hockey fight.<p>But how about a trio in four seconds, all within say, the first three minutes of the game?<p>The LA Kings and Anaheim …

Ice Hockey

'PUBG' sets new record with three million simultaneous players

In case you needed further proof that people really, really, <i>really</i> like <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i> (<i>PUBG</i>), Steam has your back. Today, the game shattered its previous concurrent-players record by more than double the amount, peaking at 3,106,358 this morning, according to Valve's game-selling …

This Airport Employee Breaks It Down on the Tarmac, and LOL, We Can't Stop Watching

Kyran Ashford, an Operations Agent Supervisor at Greater Rochester International Airport, knows how to break it down on the dance floor, even if he's nowhere near one. And his moves are absolutely incredible, to say the very least. Luckily for everyone not on a flight leaving Rochester, Terry …

Martial Law Extended For Another Year In Southern Philippines

The Philippine Congress has extended martial law on the southern island of Mindanao for another year at the request of President Rodrigo Duterte, who says it is needed to continue the fight against armed groups in the region.<p>The move was overwhelmingly approved by both the Senate and House of …

Asia

How an erratic sleep schedule affects your ability to lose weight — and the exact time you should go to bed to get results

A good night's sleep improves your ability to lose weight effectively, according to a new survey.<p>As adults, it's recommended that we get at least seven and a half hours of sleep a night — preferably heading to bed at the same time every night, too.<p>Sports nutrition company Forza Supplements surveyed …

Sleep

Sniffing Out Sinus Relief

The inflammation of chronic sinusitis can be more than just an annoyance. Here's what you can do about flare-ups.<p>Stuffy nose? Constant blowing? A …

Unconscious Patient With 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo Causes Ethical Conundrum at Hospital

When an unresponsive patient arrived at a Florida hospital ER, the medical staff was taken aback upon discovering the words “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” …

This poor man took to social media because he thinks women can’t orgasm

If you’re bad at sex, it’s certainly not advisable to broadcast it all over your social media. And if you’re not sure whether you’ve made a woman …

Social Media

Watch: Sioux Falls Stampede Goalie Mikhail Berdin Scores Goal, Celebrates Accordingly

Goalie goals are a rarity, so when one comes along, it deserves to be appreciated.<p>This was the case on Saturday, when Sioux Falls Stampede netminder …

Ice Hockey

Picking This Seat on a Flight Means You’re Selfish, Psychologists Say

It may also mean you're more easily irritable.<p>“Window or aisle?” is the question. The answer could reveal something about your personality.<p>While some …

Here’s how to watch the epic USA vs. Japan giant robot battle to the death

It’s been years in the making, but the big event has finally arrived. The Giant Robot Duel between Eagle Prime and Kuratas will erupt on October 17, …

Nicolas Cage is Now a Japanese Snack Food

What story could we possibly bring you about Nicolas Cage that you wouldn’t believe? After all, this is a man who once had to return a stolen …

Pittsburgh Penguins Reveal 2017 Stanley Cup Championship Rings

Fresh of a second straight Stanley Cup win, the Pittsburgh Penguins rewarded themselves with another piece of championship jewelry.<p>The team showed …

Ice Hockey

6 scientific tricks for falling asleep

6 scientific tricks to fall asleep.<p>If you can't sleep, get out of bed. Experts say if you stress out in bed you'll associate negative feelings toward where you sleep. So go read a book on the couch.<p>Turn off your phone! The blue light can trick your mind into thinking it's daytime. Give yourself 30 …

This incredible corn maze in Wisconsin mixes art and science

It’s officially fall and if you’re looking to take your autumnal activities to the next level, a visit to an elaborate Wisconsin corn maze is sure to get you in the spirit of the season.<p>Treinen Farms in Lodi, Wisconsin, has created a massive corn maze featuring a trilobite in an art-nouveau style. …

Scientists Create Cotton That Naturally Glows in the Dark

And it didn't require any genetic engineering.<p>Today’s new “smart” materials range in purpose — a new polymer resin self-heals holes in space …

You Can See This Gorgeous Stretch of Pacific Coast by Train for Under $100

Don't let driving detract from these views.<p>Traveling California's Pacific Coast Highway by convertible is on lots of people's bucket lists, but there's a more relaxing (traffic-free!) way to get the same views.<p>In fact, Amtrak claims the only vantage point that rivals its Pacific Surfliner route is …

Curious Kids: Why is the sky blue and where does it start?

<i>This is an article from Curious Kids, a series for children. The Conversation is asking kids to send in questions they’d like an expert to answer.</i> …

Einstein's Riddle

This is Einstein's riddle: There are five houses of different colors next to each other on the same road. In each house lives a man of a different …

Ancient Romans were way better at making concrete

The ocean didn't break it down— it only made it stronger.<p>What have the Romans ever done for us? Yeah, yeah, they gave us sanitation, roads, aqueducts, public order, wine, and education. But then they couldn’t be bothered to write down the recipe for their <i>insanely</i> durable concrete.<p>So here we …

Engineering

Sniper's record kill shot in Iraq 'should be celebrated', Trudeau says

PM says lethal shot from 3,540m within Canada’s advise-and-assist mission Opponents say Canadians deserve truth about Canada’s true role in Iraq<p>A record-shattering lethal shot fired by a Canadian sniper in Iraq has reignited a longstanding debate over Canada’s role in the region, with Prime …

Canada

Microsoft’s Xbox E3 teasers contain hidden Project Scorpio messages

Microsoft has started posting E3 teaser videos for its Project Scorpio unveiling on Sunday. While the minute-long teasers look innocent, some of them include hidden messages. Twitter users have discovered that one particular teaser includes a “6>4” hidden next to a Ferris wheel. The 6 is greater …

Twitter

NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to dominate the Red Planet

It also looks like it would be a good getaway vehicle for a bank robbery, if it weren't meant to drive slowly.<p>We might be more than a decade away from putting humans on Mars, but NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to hit the dirt tomorrow.<p>NASA unveiled its latest concept at the Kennedy Space …

Mars

Narwhal Tusk Mystery Solved by New Drone Video

Narwhals are sometimes known as the "unicorns" of the ocean because of the long "tusks" that protrude from the animals' heads, but scientists have long been stumped about the function of this mysterious appendage — until now.<p>Drone footage of wild narwhals has revealed that the whales use their …

Animals

In August 2017, America Will See Its First Total Solar Eclipse Since 1979

Start making travel plans, because you're not going to want to miss this one.<p>It's already being called the Great American Eclipse, and it's coming on August 21, 2017. For the first time in 38 years, the shadow of a total solar eclipse will cross the lower 48 of the United States.<p>If you have seen a …