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12 Of The Best Hikes In Ireland You Have To Experience

The best hikes in Ireland are without a doubt those that leave you absolutely in awe of the stunning natural beauty the country is so famous for! …

Hiking

Four apps that will help you learn to play music

Pick up an instrument, learn your favorite songs, and practice a bit of music theory.<p>I'm a musician, and I learned the tricks of the trade the expensive and slow way: with private guitar lessons, summer music programs, and more theory books than I'd like to admit. Thankfully, in 2018 you can get …

Guitar

10 easy slow cooker recipes for Sunday's big game

Slow cooker pulled pork<p>Slow cooker pulled pork enchiladas<p>Bake and garnish<p>Easy slow cooker chili<p>Mix up the beans<p>Slow cooker baked beans<p>Add a certain kind of bacon<p>Slow cooker hot wings<p>Bake to add crisp<p>Slow cooker French onion dip<p>Add the creamy ingredients<p>Crock-Pot taco soup<p>Slow cooker party mix<p>Add …

Cooking

Meet your match: Google app finds famous art you look like

Grab the Monet and Gogh: The Google Arts & Culture app lets you take a selfie, then compares it to thousands of museum paintings.<p>Sure, we all know what famous person we vaguely look like (I always get Geena Davis, which ... I wish! She's still in a "League of Her Own.") But the blandly named Google …

Guy Keeps Photoshopping Himself Into Celebrities’ Photos, And The Results Are Too Real

Photoshop. It's both a blessing and a curse, allowing for amazing creativity with images, changing the way we see and experience things in so many …

ButterflyVPN is a router that unlocks the internet on-the-go

A limited internet doesn’t make sense, right? It seems like a contradictory idea, but in many places it is. Some countries restrict access to certain websites, and often services we know and love are not available in these markets. It’s a bummer, but there are ways to go around these digital …

It's 2018. Here are six scientific mysteries that we still haven't solved

Humans have made a staggering amount of scientific and technological progress over the past century. We’ve created technology that has transformed …

Fresh Starts: 20 Ways to Give New Life to Old Furniture

If you're giving yourself a fresh start for 2018—new haircut, workout routine, healthy habits—give your furniture a New Year's refresh with these 20 …

Furniture

Copying iPhone Messages to the Computer

<b>Q.</b> <i>I have a long series of text messages on my iPhone between my son and me. Is there a way to copy these from my phone to my computer and save the files in a Microsoft Word document?</i><p><b>A.</b> Extracting a text conversation from your iPhone and saving it as a word-processing document is certainly possible, …

Microsoft Word

20 Essential Tracks From The Golden Age Of ’90s Hip Hop

The 90s were without a doubt, the golden age of rap. NME’s brings you a killer playlist of the 20 finest hip-hop tracks of the 1990s.<p><b>Nas, ‘The World</b> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

11 things to tweak when setting up a Windows 10 laptop

Got a new laptop? Start out by checking or changing these settings.<p>Get your new laptop set up just the way you want it. Here are 11 settings to check or change.<p>1. Check for updates<p>Microsoft releases a steady stream of Windows updates. Your new laptop checks for updates automatically, but you can …

Free for all: How to find free (and legal) books and movies

Don’t be a pirate! There's endless Public Domain content online, if you know where to look.<p>Since the days of dial-up modems, the internet has been a never-ending source of movies, music, electronic books and television programs. The problem is that most of that content is actually owned by someone, …

There’s a $23 adapter that turns any speakers into wireless speakers

Are you thinking about upgrading your old wired home audio system with a wireless system so you can stream music from Bluetooth devices like iPhones, …

The 50 best games of 2017

A bad year full of good games<p>Video games have been a bright spot in a bleak year.<p>Early in 2017, we got the Switch, which made it all the more easy to take our hobby wherever we’d like. With the help from some noise-canceling headphones, the bus or the subway or the plane or the entire world can now …

What your daily routine should look like, according to science

Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? Whether that multivitamin you pop every morning does anything? Or perhaps how long you need to workout to start to see results?<p>As it turns out, scientists have been looking for answers to these questions too.<p>You can use their answers …

Wellness

AI creates fake celebrity porn for Redditors to fap to

Artificial intelligence is a game-changer. Never in the history of human existence has there existed a technology with the power to wipe out cancer, end traffic accidents, and perhaps even formulate an actionable plan to reverse climate change. And fortunately for us, some of the smartest people in …

Activity app Strava is about to become more like a social network

Strava is planning to make changes to its platform over the next year that will make the fitness app feel more like a traditional social network, the company's CEO told Business Insider.<p>Strava CEO James Quarles, a former executive at Facebook and Instagram, said that he wants Strava to become much …

Cycling

HDMI 2.1 is here, but don't worry about it now

The final specification for HDMI 2.1 has been announced. Time for new gear? Not so fast.<p>The HDMI Forum has announced the final specification for HDMI 2.1.<p>We've written before about HDMI 2.1 and how it's a significant leap in what is possible over the venerable A/V connection. Higher resolutions, …

'American Murderer' Worm Strips To Evade Your Immune System

There's a murderer loose in Southern soil, and it's taken to stripping to get by.<p>A new study finds that the killer, the parasitic hookworm <i>Necator</i> …

10 of the Best STEM Gifts for Kids in 2017

<i>This article features affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase, Curiosity will get a share of the sales, which helps fund the work that we</i> …

Kids

Selling your Windows 10 PC? Don't forget to do all of these things

If you’re planning on selling your old Windows 10 PC because you’re getting a sweet new rig, you’ll want to make sure you clean your old device – and we don’t mean with a moist towelette. There’s a few steps you’ll need to take to ensure you’re not giving some stranger on eBay your personal …

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet

Alien landscapes on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are human-made …

The Worst Theoretical Prediction in the History of Physics

When it comes to scientifically mysterious concepts that begin with the word "dark," dark matter attracts most of the public attention. Dark energy, …

Perk up your porridge: the best oat recipes for a healthy breakfast

Gone are the days of gruel. Porridge is not just a sachet of Quaker Oats any more, nor a half-filled pot of watery oaty soup, but instead, a chance to get inventive and experimental.<p>And oats aren't just delicious, but even better for us than previously thought. A large bowl of porridge each day may …

Breakfast

Tamal Ray’s winter warmers: plantain stew and slow-cooked oxtail – recipe

At this time of year what we most need is something warming and filling. There’s no better cut of meat for a stew than oxtail, while a vegetarian broth can pack a punch with plantain<p>There’s a stillness to this time of year. We wrap up and bed down to avoid the cold weather. What we want most of all …

10 Tips to keep your house warm this winter without turning the heating on

<b>December is approaching soon and that means the days are shorter and it’s certainly getting colder, both outside and inside the house.</b><p>The hot water …

Indus Valley civilization may have arisen without a river

History texts teach that the Indus Valley society, one of the earliest known human civilizations, arose along the banks of the Sutlej River. But a …

Mesopotamia

Common pesticide can make migrating birds lose their way, research shows

The experimental study is the first to directly show harm to songbirds, extending the known impacts of neonicotinoids beyond insects<p>The world’s most widely used insecticide may cause migrating songbirds to lose their sense of direction and suffer drastic weight loss, according to new research.<p>The …

Ban on killer robots urgently needed, say scientists

Technology now exists to create autonomous weapons that can select and kill human targets without supervision as UN urged to outlaw them<p>The movie portrays a brutal future. A military firm unveils a tiny drone that hunts and kills with ruthless efficiency. But when the technology falls into the …

How to keep your house warm this winter

Make sure your home stays cozy all winter long.<p>Baby, it's cold outside, but it's nice and warm at home. At least it should be.<p>When the frigid air of winter descends, cranking up your furnace is only half the battle when it comes to maintaining a cozy abode. You also need to keep your heating system …