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Gefahr im Pool

Eine Kalifornierin kommt mit Kopfschmerz und Übelkeit ins Krankenhaus, ihr Zustand verschlechtert sich rapide. Experten der US-Seuchenschutzbehörde …

Gesundheit

How to tell if someone is stealing your Wi-Fi?

Is your Wi-Fi connection sometimes a little sluggish or unresponsive? Perhaps your monthly allowance seems to run out a little too quickly? If that’s the case, then it’s possible that someone might be piggybacking on your home wireless network. This guide will walk you through a few tips to check …

Information Systems

Exciting iOS 10 concept reinvents notifications, adds home screen widgets

If 2016 is like previous years, Apple will unveil its annual iOS refresh at next month’s WWDC event.<p>While currently we haven’t heard too much about the milestone iOS 10, a group of dedicated Apple fans have taken it upon themselves to imagine what the upcoming improvements and feature set mat look …

Apple

Drones could replace $127 billion worth of human labor

A new report from PwC finds that drones could replace $127 billion worth of human labor and services across several industries.<p>Infrastructure and agriculture make up the largest chunks of the potential value — some $77.6 billion between them — including services like completing the last mile of …

What Would Happen If We Just Gave People Money?

Daniel Straub remembers the night he got hooked on basic income. He had invited Götz Werner, a billionaire owner of a German drugstore chain, to give …

If cryonics suddenly worked, we’d need to face the fallout

If we could actually cryogenically preserve people for years – or even centuries – what would it feel like for those individuals to wake up? Rachel Nuwer explores the question in a new BBC Future series called 'What If…’<p>Right now, in three facilities in the US and Russia, there are around 300 …

Singularity

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: 13 startups explain why they failed

Some go out in dramatic implosions that leave people without jobs overnight. Some just face a slow decline until they stop.<p>The reasons startups fail are as varied as what they're working on, but thanks to a new genre of "startup post-mortems" we can take a look at some of the reasons companies say …

Startups

Teenage Refugees Tell Us the Horrors They Went Through to Get to Europe

The UK will be taking in up to 3,000 unaccompanied minors who've been forced to flee their home countries. We spoke to some young refugees about their journeys so far.<p>When David Cameron did a U-turn on Wednesday and agreed that the UK could take in up to 3,000 unaccompanied minors after all, I …

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Honest Short Film Exposes the Lies People Tell on Social Media

Everybody lies. We can’t help it. We exaggerate details to seem more fun, we highlight specifics to get more sympathy, and we fish for other people’s …

8 Easy Ways to Kill Bad Habits, According to Research

Bad habits; we all got’em. You know what they are. You know you should stop. But… it’s hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. And …

A Tiny Apartment's Jaw-Dropping Micro Interior Design

Here, the secret behind fitting a large kitchen, home theater, gym facilities, and cat-friendly areas into a 300-square-foot flat.<p>Like many large cities, Hong Kong is a pricey place to live. Because of that, it's no surprise residents looking for property in the expensive urban center of the 7 …

How To Choose The Best Kitchen Cabinets

From metal to wood, these are the best picks for your newly renovated kitchen.<p>Hungry for a kitchen update? Cabinetry can transform the space. And there's a cornucopia of options to meet aesthetic and budgetary needs, says Mark Karas, the president of the National Kitchen & Bath Association and …

How to make the perfect chocolate spread

The world loves Nutella, but by ditching the palm oil and adjusting the sugar content, you can enjoy an even tastier jar of dark delight<p>Though a surprising number of you share my mistrust of mushrooms and ambivalence towards the lobster, I’m fairly sure I’m the only person in the western world not …

Dessert

Five Ways to Make Your Apartment Feel Like Home

A move to a new apartment can be intimidating but creating a home-like atmosphere can be easier than you think. Here are five ways to do it.

Here’s Why You Should Never Throw These Silica Bags Away Again

A sure sign that you’re buying something nice is that it comes with a few silica bags. These are those little bags of beads that are often found in …

Learn How to Memorize Information With This Video From a World Memory Champion

Can you memorize 20 random words in a couple of minutes? Yes, you can, after watching World Memory Championship winner Alex Mullen take you through a …

Ethical Eating: The Plants (and Animals) Are Watching Us

Are some things too smart to eat?<p>Maybe. Most of us aren’t comfortable at the thought of chowing down on such bright sparks as dolphins, chimpanzees, kangaroos<b>,</b> or border collies. Then there are pigs, which researchers point out are inquisitive, attentive, social, and (relatively) sharp as tacks. …

Living Rooms

World Meat Free Day 2016: Why everyone becoming vegan or vegetarian would save millions of lives

Eating more fruit and vegetables and cutting back on red and processed meat will make you healthier. That’s obvious enough. But as chickens and cows …

Clear Your Mind by Breaking Your Worries Into Three Categories

Worries, fears, and errant thoughts can get the best of any of us at times. When your mind feels overwhelmed and cluttered, try this procedure for …

Want Smart, Happy Kids? Science Says You Should Do the Opposite of What You're Doing | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You want your kids to have a better life than you.<p>Of course you do.<p>You need them to be more intelligent than you, especially as you've made some dubious personal and financial decisions and you …

London School of Economics

11 common myths about the brain that need to be smashed

Nevertheless, the world is filled with dozens of ideas about why we think the way we do.<p>Here are 11 of the most common brain myths — and the surprising science to counter them:

The Brain

13 Crazy Expensive Pets

Puppy -- and cat and monkey -- love comes at a price.<p>Any type of pet ownership has its costs: visits to the vet (the planned and the oh-so-expensive …

The conflict between science and religion lies in our brains

The conflict between science and religion may have its origins in the structure of our brains, researchers at Case Western Reserve University and …

Psychology

This Guy Baked His Girlfriend 50 Different Cakes For Her Birthday, And Now We All Wish We Were Dating Him

It doesn’t matter who you are: There’s no better way to your heart than a well-baked cake on your birthday. Even more props if that cake is a cheesecake (which, as we all know, is the best type of cake) (fight me) and even more accolades upon you if there are 50 of them. Because who’s going to …

This Chart Shows You How You’ll Probably Die

Wondering how you’re most likely to die? Skip the online quizzes and morbid daydreaming, and sate your curiosity with this grim government chart.<p>The …

Why you shouldn't expect a long-lasting smartphone battery any time soon

It's happened to everyone who owns a powerful smartphone. You wake up in the morning, reach over to your nightstand to pick up your phone, only to …

15 reasons you should buy an Xbox One right now

In the last several months, Microsoft's third game console has benefited from both major game releases and major system updates, including the new assortment of Windows 10-powered features collectively known as the "new Xbox One Experience."<p>If you don't have an Xbox One yet, now's the best time to …

Tomb Raider