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The Secret of the Crazy-Tough Water Bear, Finally Revealed

The world knows no toughness like that of the water bear, which looks like a cannon wearing a pair of wrinkled khakis. This microscopic critter can …

How to Set Up External Storage for PS4 and PS4 Pro

Update 4.50 to the PlayStation 4 finally allows players to use external hard drives to store games and apps. Previously, you would have had to …

Consumer Tech

Aly Raisman And Simone Biles Are In The 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Issue

If you've ever wondered what fire in human form looks like, take a look at this <i>Sports Illustrated</i> photoshoot featuring U.S. Olympic gymnasts Simone Biles and Aly Raisman.<p>The athletes are featured in the mag's February 2017 Swimsuit Issue and look strong, confident, and inspiring in a series of …

Summer Olympics

When JRR Tolkien bet CS Lewis: the wager that gave birth to The Lord of the Rings

Eighty years ago JRR Tolkien and CS Lewis dared each other to write a sci-fi novel. It was a challenge that would lead to the creation of The Lord of the Rings<p>Once upon a time two friends made a wager. "Tollers," one said to the other, "there is too little of what we really like in stories. I am …

Literature

Game of Thrones: the five biggest changes from the books

For better or worse, season five of Game of Thrones has deviated from the books more than ever before. Did it go too far - or were these five changes a good idea? CONTAINS SPOILERS<p><i>This article contains spoilers for HBO's Game of Thrones, and for George RR Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire books.</i><p><b>1.</b> …

TV Series

40 Places To Learn Everything You Never Heard In Sex Ed

Learn! About sex! This guide includes video series, books, podcasts, and websites for people of all genders and orientations.

Disney World Indiana Jones Bar: New Disney Bar Opening This Fall

Disney World visitors will have a new watering hole to sidle up to in Orlando this fall.<p>Tentatively named Jock Lindsey's Hangar Bar, the "converted plane hangar" will be an homage Jock Lindsey, Indiana Jones' freelance pilot with a pet snake named Reggie. I only know about Jock and Reggie after …

The Hidden 'Wild West Town' of Edinburgh, Scotland

<i>(All images by Urban Ghosts)</i><p>Back in 2005, Ulla's Amazing Wee Blog announced that one of the most unusual urban oddities in the Scots capital may not be long for this world. But despite this decade-old warning, Edinburgh's quirky Wild West Town is still very much with us.<p>Located in an alleyway off …

15 movies you should see this summer

While you may have your tickets ready for the "Avengers" sequel, "Age of Ultron" is just the start.<p>More than 100 movies will be released between Friday and the end of August.<p>From comedies to big-budget sequels, we've rounded up this summer's biggest movies you should check out.

Movies

6 Horrible Life Lessons from 'Game of Thrones': Season 5, Episode 3

Pencil in another wedding. Sigh.<p><b>1. Find yourself—then lose all of your personal belongings and sacrifice your identity to become "no one."</b><p><b>What Happened:</b> While hanging out in the House of Black and White, Arya Stark learned that to be a "faceless man," she must lose her identity. This also meant …

British Auschwitz survivor preparing to testify at trial of Oskar Gröning

Susan Pollack survived Auschwitz, the death marches and Belsen. Now, for the first time, she is to testify in the trial of someone who held her there - a Nazi dubbed 'The Bookkeeper of Auschwitz'<p>When Susan Pollack thinks back to the person standing before her, scanning the lines of girls, stick in …

North London

The 10 Most Underrated Films of All Time According to Science*

*Science = my opinion.<p><b>Empire Records (1995)</b><p>This movie opened to terrible reviews, but has since become a cult classic, so if you haven't seen it, consider this is your wake-up call. Centering around one epic day at a record store (#RexManningDay), each character brings something different to the …

Increase Metabolism

10 Things That Slow Your Metabolism<p>Stop these habits now to boost your calorie-burning potential<p>Shutterstock.com<p>Need another reason to love your body? It burns calories all by itself—as long as you don't get in the way. See, every cell in your body plays a role in energy metabolism—the process of …

This Is How Mental Illness Really Feels

<i>This story was originally published on January 9, 2015.</i><p>"As a person who suffers from bipolar II disorder," says Portland-based artist Liz Obert, "I …

8 Foreign Series to Watch on Netflix

You're done with the sometimes-frustrating season three of <i>House of Cards</i>. You blazed through <i>Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt</i> in an afternoon. Even <i>Bloodline</i> is done and binged. And rather than starting up episodes of <i>The Office</i> or <i>How I Met Your Mother</i> for the bazillionth time to fill your Netflix void, try …

Are You Making One Of These 9 Common Job Application Mistakes?

<i>By Natasha Burton</i><br>In today's competitive job market, landing a plum new gig seems harder than ever. And, no matter how qualified you are, your cover …

A Sephora Pro Reveals Her Best Beauty Secrets

We’re always on the hunt for fresh beauty tips, especially as we transition into a new season. But, we don’t just take any nugget of advice we hear …

Here's What The Gossip Girl Cast Is Doing Now

<i>Gossip Girl</i> signed off more than two years ago, but suddenly its cast members all over the place. Two Constance Billard School alums just bagged new …

Here's What's Leaving Netflix in March 2015

What's leaving Netflix in March? Well, the streaming service is expiring a slew of movies and TV shows, with a big chunk of the departing titles belonging to the Cartoon Network -- you'll see those say bye-bye at the end of the month. From what we can tell, that's about it in terms of TV exiting …

Entertainment

Australia's Oldest Man Knits Sweaters For Penguins

Yes, these penguins are wearing tiny, colorful sweaters. They look nicer and better designed than some sweaters we've received as gifts from …

Laura Ingalls Wilder grittier memoir a blockbuster for small South Dakota publishing house

PIERRE, S.D. — The autobiography of prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder, which gives a grittier view of frontier living than her popular "Little …

We've got your February Netflix to-do list right here

<i>Titanic</i>. <i>The Breakfast Club</i>. <i>Love Actually</i>. <i>Goodburger</i>. Netflix purged a lot of great movies and TV shows last month, leaving us scrambling to binge …

Watch Sam Smith's Heartbreaking "Lay Me Down" Video

It's easy to compare Sam Smith's new "Lay Me Down" video with Guns N' Roses' "November Rain" video from — <i>no freaking way</i> — 1992. There's a wedding …

How To Have The Best Shower Of Your Life

Did you know that the average American shower lasts 8.2 minutes? Assuming you shower every day, that's about one hour out of your week — or 52 hours …

30 Romantic Movies To Stream This Month

It's February, and you know what that means. Valentine's Day is just around the corner, and it may seem like all anyone is talking about is love, …

Entertainment

A YOUNG GIRL IN 1941 WITH NO WAIST AT ALL

The young man in the seat behind Barbara at the jai alai games had<br>leaned forward finally and asked if she were ill and if she would like<br>to be …