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This Optical Illusion Will Completely Mess With Your Sense Of Perspective

The Brain Photo credit: Glen Lewis-Steele/VimeoThese mind-melting light shades are like something straight out of M.C. Escher's imagination.The …

Manchester City vs. Manchester United: Top Quotes After 2016 Manchester Derby

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes his team has a “good chance” of finishing the Premier League season inside the top four after the 1-0 win in the Manchester derby against Manchester City.<p>As Sky Sports Football shared, he pointed at the schedule as a reason to believe in his team's …

Soccer

Science Says Eating More Fat Can Be Good for Our Health

As long as we distinguish between healthy and unhealthy fats, and consume it in moderation, it can actually make us healthier according to science.

The Dark Side of Antioxidants

The story of the dark side of antioxidant research isn't well known outside of medical circles. It's an unseemly story, profoundly unsettling; a …

Clinical Trials

Every Android device is vulnerable to newly discovered bugs

Two major vulnerabilities have been discovered in Google's Android mobile software by the same security company that found a whole series of dangerous bugs earlier this year. Several of the bugs discovered by the security researchers pose a danger to every active Android device out there.<p>The two …

Android News

Serena Williams wins French Open for 20th Grand Slam title

PARIS -- What started out as a stroll became quite a struggle for Serena Williams.<p>After going up by a set and two breaks in the French Open final, …

Roseanne Barr: I'm losing my eyesight

Roseanne Barr is losing her eyesight to a nasty combination of glaucoma and macular degeneration, the actress revealed on Monday.<p>Barr made the admission in an interview with the <i>Daily Beast</i>, as an aside to expressing her affinity for marijuana.<p>"I have macular degeneration and glaucoma, so [pot is] …

Wikipedia parent sues to stop NSA's massive surveillance effort

The Wikimedia Foundation, the organization that operates the wildly popular online encyclopedia Wikipedia, says user privacy has been violated and that it's going to court to try to fix it.<p>Wikimedia filed a lawsuit on Tuesday in the US District Court for the District of Maryland against the …

Surveillance

Isis fighters destroy ancient artefacts at Mosul museum

Islamic State militants ransacked Mosul’s central museum, destroying priceless artefacts that are thousands of years old, in the group’s latest rampage which threatens to upend millennia of coexistence in the Middle East.<p>The destruction of statues and artefacts that date from the Assyrian and …

Mosul

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Avis and Hertz should launch their own Uber

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Credit: iStock / Chimpinski<p>The sharing economy leads to more efficient utilization of assets and capital, thereby generating …

Russia again claims Ukraine shot down MH17

A shadowy Russian organisation claiming to be investigating the MH17 crash has claimed that a Ukrainian pilot fired a missile on the day the Malaysia Airlines plane went down, killing 298 people.<p>The group said a witness, who was not named, worked at an airfield in the Ukrainian city of …

Nokia HERE Beta, World of Warriors, Game of Thrones, Pause, Humin, Go CBBC, Scrolls, Indiegogo and more<p>It’s time for our weekly roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last seven days of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets …

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Your eyes could help make a huge Higgs boson breakthrough

The discovery of the Higgs boson back in 2012 was a landmark moment for physicists -- but what happens when the elementary particle vanishes could be …

Four worshipers killed in attack on Jerusalem synagogue

Israel vowed a harsh response after two Palestinian attackers slashed and shot to death four rabbis who were praying in a Jerusalem synagogue early Tuesday -- an attack that horrified Israelis, drew international condemnation and threatened to further inflame Jewish-Muslim tensions that were …

Hawaii pair took photos, prodded fiery lava with golf clubs: police

Two Hawaii residents have been charged with trespassing after police found the man and woman snapping pictures within five feet of a slow-moving river of molten lava that is threatening a nearby village, police said.<p>Hawaii County police responding to a report on Thursday evening also found the pair …

Germs on a Plane: Bacteria Can Linger for Days, Study Finds

Here’s a new reason to leave that seatback tray table in its upright and locked position: Disease-causing bacteria can linger for days, even up to a week, on most airplane surfaces, new research shows.<p>It’s no reason not to fly, of course, but a team of microbiologists and engineers at Auburn …

24 things you can clean with lemon

This green cleaner and natural disinfectant has a wonderful smell, and best of all, you probably have one in your refrigerator right now.<p>How could …

How Edward Snowden went from loyal NSA contractor to whistleblower

In late December 2001, someone calling themselves TheTrueHOOHA had a question. He was an 18-year-old American male with impressive IT skills and a sharp intelligence. His real identity was unknown. Everyone who posted on Ars Technica, a popular technology website, did so anonymously.<p>TheTrueHOOHA …