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How to Survive a Fast, Venomous, Flesh-Destroying Snake

The boy was thirteen years old when, while hunting for bush rats, he stuck his hand down the wrong hole. He was bitten by a saw-scaled viper. The boy’s hand swelled up and his skin turned white. He started bleeding from huge open gashes in his knuckles and arms. Worse still, the flesh in his hand …

Ten unusual honeymoon hotspots

It’s your honeymoon, so it has to be special and unique. From the windswept beaches of a car-free island in the Baltic to tasting wine rarely sipped outside Argentina, these hideaways rarely appear on the usual post-wedding itinerary:<p><b>1. Snuggle in a beach basket built for two on Hiddensee Island,</b> …

National Parks

How to Choose a Scale to Solo With - a Quick-Start Beginner Lesson | Guitar Lesson

Let's learn how to pick a scale to fit a bunch of chords and do it without sinking into a quicksand pit of jargon.

Electric Guitar

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Pedalboard - How to order my guitar pedals & stompboxes! FX Chain Perfected!

The apps that Apple does not want you to use

They are the applications that Apple has tried to stop the world from using.<p>With more than 700,000 apps available for download, perhaps Apple can afford to be picky, but some of those to be banned show Apple’s squeamishness for nudity, bodily functions and upsetting important people.<p><b>Send me to</b> …

‘Homeless’ man surprises train commuters by bragging instead of begging

A packed train of commuters got a surprise from a man that appeared to be homeless when instead of asking for money, he bragged about how well he was …

Black Hat hacker claims he can make $15k to $20k an hour

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock<p>A lot of what the general public knows about hackers is perpetuated by Hollywood myth and urban legends. …

Giant Maya Carvings Found in Guatemala

A large new frieze has been unearthed and studied by archaeologists, who have gained insight into the buried Maya city of Holmul in Guatemala.

Assassin's Creed series ending mapped out

Ubisoft has an ending mapped out for the Assassin's Creed series, whenever that might be. This year’s Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag will be the …

Assassin's Creed

The Last of Us director explains original ending

<i>[Editors note: In case you missed it in the strapline, this article contains major spoilers for The Last of Us. Continue at your own peril.]</i><p><b>UPDATE:</b> …

Assassin's Creed 4's open world takes half an hour to sail across

It will take around half an hour to sail across the naval open world of Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, Ubisoft has told Eurogamer.<p>Game director …