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MTV Suspends ‘Catfish’ Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Host Nev Schulman

Yaniv “Nev” Schulman, host of the MTV series “Catfish,” is the latest Hollywood figure to face accusations of sexual misconduct, and the network has …

Filmmaking

For Years, Woman Mistook Brain Fluid Leaking Through Her Nose as Allergies

Her doctors had no idea, either.<p>Kendra Jackson had no idea why her nose ran all the time. For years, the Omaha, Nebraska resident lived with …

Medicine

These Headphones Sound Like a Full Home Theater System — But Cost a Fraction of the Price

These buds are an audio escape from reality.<p>If you're a stickler for sound quality, you may have spent thousands on perfecting your home theater …

Audiophile

Reckless dolphin totally body-slams unsuspecting paddleboarder

You never realize just how large dolphins are till one of them body-slams you.<p>Andrew Hill, an Australian paddleboarder, came face-to-face (er, …

Surfing

This Scientist Raised His Baby Son With a Baby Chimp

Dr. Winthrop Niles Kellogg set his son, Donald, and his adopted daughter, Gua, in front of a movie camera. The psychologist wanted to capture a …

Pink Floyd's 'Dark Side of the Moon': 10 Things You Didn't Know

There are hit albums, and then there's <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i>. Pink Floyd's eternally popular song cycle has sold more than 15 million copies in the …

Indie Music

These Are the Best (and Worst) Foods for a Healthy Brain

When I think about my long-term health, keeping my body and skin in good shape is certainly important, but making sure my mind stays sharp is …

Nutrition

5 hidden MacOS High Sierra features you need to know

Don't overlook these useful features of your Mac.<p>A revolutionary update, MacOS High Sierra was not. Instead of a massive design overhaul, it focused on a number of under-the-hood changes, namely Apple File System (APFS) for better performance and security, HVEC for improved video compression and …

High Sierra

Cardi B Was Attacked By A Cheetah While Filming Her ‘Bodak Yellow’ Video

Cardi B may talk up a big game, but the dependably fierce rapper met her match on the set of her “Bodak Yellow” music video last year.<p>In a new …

Pop Music

How to transfer contacts to a new Android phone

Changing phones is already a strenuous time, getting all of your apps set up the way you had them, getting your services — and more importantly your …

Tom Cruise Shows Off Footage Of His Broken Ankle During A ‘Mission: Impossible 6’ Stunt

Say what you will about Tom Cruise, but the man is a consummate professional. You know what to expect from a Cruise performance, and that means he’s going to throw himself out of planes or off of buildings without hesitating. He’s also built up a reputation for doing his own stunts, even the most …

The Black Hole of Nazare

"If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?" That was a question posed by the Anglo-Irish philosopher and …

30 Fascinating Early Bands of Future Music Legends

Even rock's biggest names had to start somewhere. Flip through this (way) back catalog of stars' early projects and you'll find yourself in a …

Debbie Harry

7 Habits That Make It Far Less Likely You’ll Lose Your Memory As You Age

When we are young, preserving our memory isn't something we tend to think about regularly. But once we start to get older, we're not going to want to …

Top fossil discoveries of 2017

The Lost Worlds Revisited team has been reflecting on a bumper twelve months of palaeontological discoveries. Overwhelmed with choice, we also asked on Twitter for other people’s favourite fossil finds of 2017. So here is a combination of those fossiliferous suggestions, alongside some of our …

Dinosaurs

Use YouTube to record screencasts for free

Want to record your desktop? A little-known YouTube option makes it possible, no extra software required.<p>A screencast is a recording of everything that happens on your computer screen. Why would you need such a thing? For businesses, it's a great way to, say, teach new employees how to use company …

Software

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

10 iPhone texting tips you'll wish you'd known all along

These are the not-so-obvious tips iPhone pros use.<p>If your iPhone ($499.99 at Cricket Wireless) is constantly binging and buzzing and you are continually apologizing for missing texts and not responding in a timely fashion, then it might be time to dig in to some of the features in iMessage that can …

Text Messaging

7 Ways to Enhance Eyes in Photoshop

Here’s an in-depth 28-minute tutorial from the Photoshop Training Channel that will show you how to enhance and create amazing eyes in portrait …

The best indie comedy movies to watch on Netflix

Indie comedies have always held a special place in people’s hearts.<p>What sets them apart from mainstream comedy movies is a certain off-centre …

Mysterious ‘dinosaur’ shark caught, called a ‘living fossil’ by researchers

When the dinosaur-killing asteroid struck the Earth many millions of years ago it spelled doom for countless species, while allowing many others …

Paleontology

Study lists 33 foods proven to relieve rheumatoid arthritis

A review of existing research, published in the journal <i>Frontiers in Nutrition</i>, lists foods that have been proven to relieve the symptoms of …

The Silurian Period (443-416 Million Years Ago)

Prehistoric Life During the Silurian Period<p>The Silurian period only lasted 30 or so million years, but this period of geologic history witnessed at …

The Ordovician Period (488-443 Million Years Ago)

Prehistoric Life During the Ordovician Period<p>One of the lesser-known geologic spans in the earth's history, the Ordovician period (448-443 million …

Paleontology

How Often Do You Actually Need to Shower? Science Weighs In

There is such thing as too clean.<p>When was the last time you showered?<p>If you're like most people, the answer is probably less than 24 hours …

Skin Care

15 Life-Changing Fiction Books to Read When You Need an Escape

The only thing I enjoy as much as reading is coming up with a reading list in preparation for an epic (recreational) readathon. Seriously. So as any …

Books

Putin on centennial of Russian Revolution: Forget about it

MOSCOW — Tuesday marks the centennial of the Russian Revolution, one of the most significant political events of the 20th century. Yet President Vladimir Putin's government is barely acknowledging it — apparently because anything to do with "revolution" hits too close to home.<p>Putin’s spokesman, …

Russia

A Really Common Medication Has Been Linked to Doubled Risk of Stomach Cancer

Here's what you need to know.<p>A class of drugs commonly used to treat acid reflux and heartburn has been linked to a greater-than-doubled risk of …

Brian May’s 3D pictures capture Queen in all their pomp

Guitarist’s latest volume of stereoscopic images shows the making and touring of News of the World 40 years ago<p>Even those who weren’t alive 40 years ago when Queen’s sixth studio album was released will feel something like nostalgia when they see images of Freddie Mercury drenched in golden light …

Brian May

This $29 wireless mouse lasts for 3 years on two AA batteries

Do you remember what life was like before the advent of the wireless mouse? All those cables… I cringe just thinking about it. As great as wireless …

Tech Trends