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Two stars are about to smash into each other and the explosion will be visible with the naked eye

Two stars are set to collide, creating a huge explosion that will be visible from Earth with the naked eye. The cosmic crash is to take place in …

Cloud Storage on iOS: iCloud, OneDrive, and Dropbox

Cloud storage services have been an incredibly useful way of working around 128 and 266 GB storage limits on modern iPads, but I’m still feeling torn about which solution is best for me. I know of Google Drive, but I’ve spent most of my testing period jumping between iCloud, Dropbox, and OneDrive. …

Apps

iPhone bug will break the Messages app with a single text - here's how to fix it

A new bug that disables the Messages app on any iPhone by sending a single text message has been discovered.<p>The flaw renders iOS devices incapable of opening the Message app, making it impossible to read texts or iMessages, and the app continues to crash even when closing it or if you've rebooted …

Adventure Time Will Explore Finn the Human's Past in a New Eight-Part Special

Good news for fans of Cartoon Network’s <i>Adventure Time</i>: the show will return at the end of January for a four-night special event, composed of eight …

The best men's haircut for every face shape

We have a recommendation: instead of just saying "the same as last time" or "the usual," take into account your face shape for a brand-new hair style. Some styles look better or worse based on your face shape, and this infographic — based on the one our friends at Men's Hairstyles Today put …

11 Websites To Learn To Code For Free In 2017

You know that it’s totally possible to learn to code for free…but what are the best resources to achieve that? Whether you already have some knowledge under your belt or have never typed a line of code before, start by exploring your options on these 11 fantastic websites.<p><b>1. Codecademy</b><p>Codecademy is …

Online Education

Perfect Holiday Gifts for the LEGO Lover in Your Life

Brick city in here.<p>Is there any better all ages gift than a LEGO set? It's doubtful, because at this point, nearly every adult remembers LEGO sets …

Lego

This Lego Death Star Build Video Is Ridiculously Satisfying

Lego’s Star Wars constructions kits are legendary. Even though the company has dozens of cool kits based on popular movies, there’s still nothing …

How to Open a Bottle Without an Opener | The Art of Manliness

You’ve arrived at the campsite with your friends and some cold beer in the cooler, only to realize you left the bottle opener at home. Lucky for you, …

7 sites where you can learn a new skill for free

Learning new skills can keep your mind sharp as you age and open you up to a whole new world of possibilities.<p>The good news: You don't have to spend a lot of money for a teacher or coach to learn that new skill set - you'll find several free resources online to support your new endeavor.<p>Here are …

25 Elegant Tattoos That Will Stay Beautiful Through the Years

August 18, 2016<p>Simplicity and beauty are the keynotes of true elegance. Those who can combine these elements without being generic or predictable …

Inside a couple's compact, self-built holiday home for rent in Scotland

It’s part of a cluster of three homes designed by Rural Design<p>Though this 30-square-meter, or 323-square-foot, compact holiday home located on the Isle of Skye in Scotland is not quite a tiny house, its ethos certainly is. Designed by local architects Alan Dickson and Gill Smith of Rural Design for …

These Awesome New Books Chronicle the World of Masters of the Universe

The world of He-Man and She-Ra has a <i>lot</i> of history, spanning decades of comics, cartoons, toys, and more. But three new books coming from Dark Horse …

Watch Nintendo's wonderfully retro ad for its NES Classic Mini

It wasn't the console anyone was expecting Nintendo to reveal. Before detailing the Nintendo NX, the House of Mario announced last week it is heading …

Retrogaming

Side Plank Will Strengthen Your Core and Alleviate Lower Back Pain

It helps. Photo: Graham Mattock/@instagrajam<p><b>Benefits</b>:<p>– Strengthens the hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, chest, abs, obliques, back, hips, glutes, …

Yoga

LEGO Creator Expert 10252 - Volkswagen Beetle

The 9 best VR apps for iPhone

When it comes to phone-powered VR, the iPhone is scarcely mentioned. Google's Cardboard and Daydream get most of the attention, though Samsung's Gear VR is in the mix as well. But Apple? It'll be June's WWDC event at the earliest before we learn of any plans to jump into VR, but don't hold your …

Is it worth hiking? Exercise review

The hit of fresh air in your nostrils? The beauty of the countryside? Hiking is amazing<p><b>What is it?</b> Just a nice long walk.<p><b>How much does it cost?</b> Probably an initial outlay of about £50 for some decent gear, and then free for ever.<p>Related: Is it worth doing tricep dips? Exercise review

Hiking

25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. …

The 10 Best Hairstyles for Men That Will Never Go Out of Style

These days, there are few, if any, standard rules that apply when a man is getting himself together in the morning. But just because you see some …

The 15 Best Men’s Watches Under $150

Bertucci 11041 DX3<p><b>Field Marshal:</b> Using a battery to power the Japanese quartz movement is usually an aspect we try to avoid, but the on-board power …

The Two Most Popular Colors of 2016

This 30-Minute Upper Body and Abs Workout Will Get You In Surf Shape and Burn 270 Calories

Photo: Shutterstock.<p><b>Although it’s frequently overlooked, core strength is at the core of surfing.</b> You use your core to stabilize your body position …

Exercise

26 Oldtime Strongman Exercises Every Man Should Try | The Art of Manliness

At the turn of the 20th century, the world saw the rise of a new kind of public hero: the professional strongman.<p>Strongmen emerged from the physical …

Weightlifting

19 Tattoos That Will Make Art History Nerds Geek Out

Body art.

When Your Kid Creates Fantasy Worlds, Pay Attention - GeekMom

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>We all know the legends about the importance of garages in the childhoods of unusually successful adults (where would Bill …

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

11 Hacks to Improve Your iPhone's Battery Life

Make it last for hours longer.<p>Tired of your iPhone needing to be charged every day? Any claims of 'one weird trick' that will get your iPhone to last three days are usually pure bull. But there <i>are</i> ways to extend that staying power just a little. With these 11 not-so-weird tricks, you could have a …

11 Geeky and Unusual Blankets to Keep You Warm

Wrap yourself up in one of these quirky blankets.<p><i>Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a small percentage</i> …

Seven of the best email apps for smartphones

As Mailbox prepares to shut down, here are seven other contenders for managing your inbox on the move on Android and iPhone<p>Two months ago, if you’d asked me what the best email app for smartphones was, I’d have said Mailbox without missing a beat.<p>But then came the announcement that Dropbox was …