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The ayahuasca ceremony is going under the scientific-method microscope

Before neuroscientist Leanna Standish drank the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca for the first time, she was a steadfast scientific materialist. She was trained to believe—and she did—that everything could be explained by science. Then, much like the pioneering psychedelic researchers who came before …

Psychedelia

Reverend challenged to prove 'paedophiles stem from homosexuality' claim

Jenni Evans, News24<p>Cape Town - Church leader Reverend Oscar Bougardt has been challenged to prove his startling claim that 99% of paedophiles "stem …

Criminal probe to be opened against Israeli PM - reports

Jerusalem - Israel's attorney general has decided to order a criminal probe against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and he is to soon be questioned …

16 of the coolest apps and games for Daydream, Google's new virtual reality headset

Unlike the bulky, several-hundred-dollar pieces of kit from Oculus or HTC, all you need is a relatively cheap headset, the accompanying motion-sensitive remote, and a modern, "Daydream-ready" smartphone capable of running the apps for it.<p>At a fraction of the price, it is never going to be as …

2 Steps to Disable “Important” Folder for Gmail Account in Outlook - Data Recovery Blog

<i>After connecting a Gmail account to Outlook via IMAP, you will see a default folder named as “Important”. In this article, we will explore how to</i> …

How to always get free airport Wi-Fi with these simple tricks

Getting airport Wi-Fi can be quite tricky. It might be paid, hidden behind a password or hard to find.<p>Thanks to travel blog FoxNomad, we have a couple of great resources to make sure you can always get on the internet no matter what. I’m going to run you through them.<p>Check Foursquare tips<p>You should …

This tiny little device lets you create your own personal cloud network in seconds

The Lima Smart & Private Cloud Storage Device is a tiny little device that fits in the palm of your hand, but don’t let its cute design fool you: …

Church group regrets LGBT hatred 'may be spread here' by US pastor

Tammy Petersen, News24<p>Pastor Steven Anderson. (Screengrab)<p>Video<p>American pastor, Steven Anderson, is heading to South Africa next week to meet with …

20 Galaxy Note 7 tips and tricks you need to know about

The Galaxy Note 7 is one of the best smartphones that Samsung has ever made. It offers a stunning design, a spacious display, and a veritable feast …

10 Tricks to Make Yourself a Google Maps Master

Google Maps has been available for more than 10 years now, and since its launch, a huge swatch of features and functions have been added to the …

15 new features in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Windows' latest operating system has just received its first major update in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, so-called because it dropped right around the OS' one-year anniversary.<p>The Anniversary Update is free for all Windows 10 users (Windows 7 and 8/8.1 users had until July 29 to upgrade to …

HP’s laptop batteries could cause a fire in your loins, over 100,000 recalled

HP has announced a worldwide voluntary safety recall for certain notebook batteries designed for use with several different lines of hardware. The …

How to use Windows 10 privacy settings

Windows 10 privacy<p>Privacy is a hot topic these days. The rise of cloud-based services has seen more users than ever trust their private information …

Windows 10

The Real Reason We Love Oral Sex, According to Science

Let's take it back to basics...<p>Why do you engage in oral sex? As foreplay or because you genuinely, really like it?<p>Well, according to a recent study, it looks like there's a lot more science behind why we love oral sex than simply third base leads to fourth base.<p>You've heard we have an innate need …

The price men pay for their addiction to porn

The technological revolution that has given us television, the internet and almost inexhaustible sources of image consumption has also, …

'My camera is my gun' - meet Palestine's 10-year-old journalist

Nabi Saleh <b>-</b> Palestinian Janna Jihad Ayyad, who turned 10 years old this month, counts herself among the youngest journalists in the world.<p>A resident …

Science Has Found The Colors Bedbugs Love, So Burn Your Sheets Accordingly

Bedbugs are disgusting, dangerous, vile pests. They spread disease and discomfort wherever they go, and they’re becoming harder to kill. So we need any advantage we can get, and it looks like we just got one.<p>A recent study made little paper tents for bedbugs out of different colors, and then put …

A Handy Flowchart To Determine Which Pet Is Best

Caldwell Tanner of College Humor has put together this handy flowchart to assist in determining which pet is best suited for you.<p>In addition to this …

Handy

How to set up a VPN on an Android smartphone or tablet

Trying to set up a VPN (virtual private network) account on your Android phone? It’s actually not too hard to do, but what exactly is a VPN and why should you use one? That’s exactly what we aim to explore.<p>What is a VPN and why should I use it?<p>A VPN is a system in which computing devices can …

Why Do People Sneeze in Threes?

Sometimes a sneeze is a solitary "Achoo!" Other times, sneezes come in twos or threes, leaving those in earshot wondering exactly when to sneak in a …

Scientists have solved an ancient Peruvian mystery from space

The mystery centers around a series of carefully built, spiraling holes called puquios, burrowed into the ground in the Nazca Desert of southern Peru.<p>These peculiar formations could not be dated using traditional carbon dating techniques, and the Nazca people didn't leave behind any evidence of …

Optical illusion is stumping the whole web (and we guarantee you'll get it wrong too)

Can you tell the colour of the hearts? Clever optical illusion is stumping the whole web (and we guarantee you'll get it wrong too)<p><b>Another optical</b> …

You Can Find Out Exactly What Google Knows About You

Are you living and breathing in this century? Then you probably use Google in some form. For the most part, the company offers tons of ways to simplify your life, from Google Maps to other hacks, but it's also definitely collecting lots of information on you. Thanks to a recent viral post from …

AdWords

How to undo sent mail and other Gmail hacks to make your life easier | more lifestyle

There are few things as irritating as opening your email to find your inbox cluttered every morning when you reach your workplace.You scroll up and …

Productivity

Israelis accused of abusing Palestinian minors

A Palestinian uses a handmade slingshot to hurl a stone during clashes with Israeli troops near Ramallah. (Majdi Mohammed, AP)<p>Jerusalem - Human …

Use a VPN-enabled router to stay secure even on public Wi-Fi

Every time you browse the web on a public Wi-Fi hotspot, you’re taking a risk that someone may be able to intercept your traffic and steal sensitive …

8. Having Kids Is One Of The Most Depressing Things Possible

A "little bundle of joy", that's what they call those things, right?<p>Well, despite their reputation, having offspring has pretty disastrous effects on …

Happiness

Obama: Stigmatising Muslims 'plays into hands' of jihadists

Washington – President Barack Obama on Saturday urged Americans not to stigmatise Muslims following this week's deadly attacks in Brussels, saying …

How To Create Bootable USB Without Any Software In Windows 10 (Using Command Prompt)

<i>Short Bytes: Creating bootable USB without any software in Windows 10 is the cleanest and easiest way to make a bootable USB without errors. Just</i> …