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Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

The anglerfish survived capture and is now being studied in a specially equipped laboratory.<p>With its gaping mouth, needle-sharp teeth, and slightly startled expression, the black sea devil anglerfish seems tailor-made for the spotlight.<p><b>And in fact, one particular female got her close-up on November</b> …

Nature

No, Miss Indiana’s Body Isn’t ‘Normal’

Mekayla Diehl was rightly applauded for showing a healthier body during the swimsuit competition. But standing at a tall 5-foot-8 and fitting into a …

Ivee Sleek is a voice assistant that controls your connected home via WiFi

By this point, most of us are accustomed to being able to talk to our laptops and phones to get them to do what we want (some of the time, at least). Now, Ivee Sleek is here to give you the same control over all those WiFi-equipped lightbulbs, thermostats and door locks we've been seeing lately. …

The Woman Who Could Write, But Couldn't Read

A recent stroke left one 40-year-old woman with some unusual symptoms.<p>One morning, a kindergarten teacher was about to take attendance for her class when she realized she couldn't read the paper in her hands. She tried looking over her lesson plans, but like the attendance sheet, they seemed to be …

This headband promises to help you take control of your dreams

Andrew Smiley was sitting inside a huge, ornate dining hall when he began to notice the lights pulsing overhead. That’s weird, he thought. He stood up to get a better look, drawing the eyes of those around him. Suddenly, he knew what was happening, and what to do next: he bolted, diving through a …

Netflix To Lose Over 90 Key Titles To Licensing Issues January First

The popular streaming service Netflix has had a very good year, with record profits, leaps in new users, and people adapting to binge-watching their favorite shows. The company’s video streaming service is even testing new lower-priced tiers aimed as individual consumers as threats from competitors …

Who will get a white Christmas this year?

Who is going to see a snow-covered ground on Christmas Day? Find out here!<p>Christmas time is here<br>Happiness and cheer<br>Fun for all that children …

Weather

Joakim Noah: I made a mistake

CHICAGO -- Bulls center Joakim Noah says he made a mistake by trying to enter the Oklahoma City Thunder's locker room after Thursday night's game but …

NBA

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Trailer

Zaha Hadid's vagina stadium, penis factories and Vincent van Coffee – the week in art

The architect may have to scale back the vulvic bulge she's created in Qatar, the Chapman brothers reveal all and one barista gets arty – in your weekly dispatch<p>Exhibition of the week<p><b>Turner and the Sea</b><br>Swirling and swelling, the great untamed ocean has never had a more acute portraitist than JMW …

Big Dog and Small Pup Are Inseparable Best Friends

Earlier this year we met photogenic Harlow the Weimaraner and his fellow canine buddy Sage. Now, the household has welcomed a new addition to their dog party–Indi the Dachshund. The tiny pup has seamlessly entered the family, adding an adorable element to the already sweet collection of portraits …

Pets

What Humans Can Learn From A Simple Kiss

At a basic level, kissing is a biohazard. What is love then, if not the willingness to expose yourself to a host of nasty diseases lurking in your partner's mouth?<p>But could kissing also be a tool with a purpose?<p>Psychology graduate student Rafael Wlodarski, from the University of Oxford, wanted to …

Rose needs surgery on torn right meniscus

LOS ANGELES — Derrick Rose had so looked forward to the warm embrace that awaited him on Sunday.<p>With friends and family looking on from where he makes his offseason home, Rose was scheduled to play the Clippers in a matinee at the Staples Center. That's mere miles from where he spent so many …

LeBron James Says He Could Score 60-70 Points If He Got 37 Shots in a Game

LeBron James just wants to remind you that he's really, really good at basketball—and that he's better than Rudy Gay.<p>Against the Houston Rockets, Gay scored 29 points on 37 shots, taking the whole "I bomb more shots than I score points" argument to a whole different level. He became just the fourth …

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Xbox One guarded by sharks ahead of 10,000 launch parties

Microsoft is preparing for an elaborate Xbox One launch later this month. Ten thousand retail locations in 13 countries will open their doors at midnight to mark the Xbox One launch on November 22nd. Some of the bigger events in major cities will be streamed on Xbox Live and broadcast on Spike TV. …

Size Does Matter, At Least In The Tallest Building Debate

There's a question that's looming over the new skyscraper at the World Trade Center site in New York: Should it count as the tallest building in the country?<p>The developers say yes. But by some measures, the Willis Tower in Chicago — formerly known as Sears Tower — can still lay claim to the …

Xbox One and PS4: Why The Best Choice Might Be Neither

<i>It’s November, and that means that next -gen consoles are finally on their way. Both consoles have their strengths and weaknesses, and both consoles are going to appeal to different kinds of gamers. In that spirit, I’m running a mini-series on whether you should by the Xbox One, the PS4, or</i> …

NBA Finals 2013: The ultimate player wins the ultimate series

The best NBA Finals in many years will be defined by the best player in the NBA today. This is an appreciation of LeBron James and the incredible basketball the Heat and Spurs provided.<p>MIAMI -- Is it safe to talk about LeBron James now? Ever since he came to this city, it has been practically …

How a Shark Attack Survivor Invented Cage Diving

Adorable Studio Portraits of Dogs Mid-Lick

Cats might be the belles of the Internet photography ball, but I’m a dog person and I’ll be damned if cats get all the recognition. Photographer …

Andrew Wiggins likely one-and-done

Kansas better win now because freshman Andrew Wiggins has acknowledged that he'll most likely be heading to the NBA next season.<p>In an interview for …

Basketball

Science! This is Why Hot Water Can Freeze Faster Than Cold Water

Last week researchers at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore proposed what might be the most plausible explanation yet for the Mpemba effect [PDF].<p>You've probably heard before that hot water freezes faster than cold water—that's the …

LeBron James Calls Out Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce Over Treatment of Ray Allen

The former Celtics Big Three of Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce have each left Boston, but the trio is still involved in a war of words. On Thursday, LeBron James defended his Miami Heat teammate Allen while calling out Garnett and Pierce, who have since been traded to the Brooklyn</b> …

David Ortiz's grand slam provides spark as Red Sox even up ALCS

BOSTON -- David Ortiz's line drive sailed just beyond Torii Hunter's reach and into the Boston bullpen, sending the Tigers right fielder flopping …

Baseball

Josh Marks Mom Schizophrenia Diagnosis Killed My Son

"<b>MasterChef</b>" star <b>Josh Marks</b> was diagnosed with schizophrenia 24 hours before committing suicide ... so says his mother, who claims the thought of …

Adrian Peterson's 2-Year-Old Son Passes Away After Alleged Assault

Police have confirmed that the two-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has passed away from injuries after an alleged assault, according to NFL: Around the League's Twitter feed.<p>Sioux Falls police confirmed to NFL Media that Adrian Peterson's son has passed away. We send our …

Google, Apple And Facebook Are At War Over 'Latent' Search — A Business That's About To Be Huge

But Google is facing a series of challenges that could upset that dominance. The challenge comes with a new type of search, called "latent," "abstract," or "conversational" search.<p>Until now, if you wanted to search for something on the web, you typed in keywords. Google has trained us all to type …

SEO