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The Classic 80's Super Robot Anime 'Dancouga' Is Finally Getting Released In The West On DVD

The mighty super robot anime <i>Dancouga</i> is finally getting a Western release on DVD this July.<p><i>Dancouga</i> is probably my all-time favorite super robot anime. Set in the near future, an alien race known as the Muge invade and conquer Earth. However, all is not lost as the Cyber Beast Force has some …

Best gaming motherboards for under $200: LGA 1151 models from Asus, MSI, Newegg and more

The motherboard is an essential part of any gaming PC since it holds all of your other internal components in place, and buying a new graphics card …

Star

Latest<p>Todd McFarlane Talks Casting Twitch in the 'Spawn' Movie<p>Spawn (Reboot) 4 hours ago<p>Spawn (Reboot)<p>Chris Jericho Remembers Vince McMahon …

Tim Allen suggests that Hollywood liberals are the real fascists

Things are tough out there for the honest, good-natured, conservative-leaning men of America. Just because they voted for Donald Trump, continue to …

Donald Trump

16 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; or maybe it's simply that they're easy to be around. You just like them.<p>But scientists generally aren't satisfied with answers like that, and they've spent years trying to pinpoint the exact factors that draw one person to …

University of Exeter

New Experiment Explores The Origin Of Probabilities In Quantum Physics

There’s a paper in the open-access <i>New Journal of Physics</i> this week with the hyper-technical title “Obtaining tight bounds on higher-order interferences with a 5-path interferometer”. While that might not sound like an inherently fascinating topic, and the end result isn’t all that shocking, it’s …

Science Says Happier People Are Raised by Parents Who Do This 1 Thing

Here's a hint: It's all about a lack of (a certain type of) control.<p>Want your kids to be happier kids? More important, want your children to grow up to be happier and more satisfied for the rest of their lives?<p>A study from University College London found that people who perceived their parents as …

Psychology

Researchers figured out what's special about the brains of super-memorizers

We often think of prodigious memory as an arcane skill — almost indistinguishable from magic to those of us who no longer remember more than a few key phone numbers. But the ability to recall an epic poem or the full sequence of a deck of cards may be less mysterious than it seems.<p>According to a …

Why our brains may be 100 times more powerful than believed

A new study out of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) has found that one part of the neurons in our brains is more active than …

This $150 device lets you play Xbox and PlayStation games with a keyboard and mouse

I've always preferred playing video games on PC over consoles because I can't get used to console controllers for the types of games I play, including first-person shooters (FPS) like the "Battlefield" series, as well as third-person games like "GTA V" and "The Division."<p>I simply don't get the same …

Gaming

Study examines how corpse viewing affects the cognitive processing of grief

Research published in the journal <i>Evolution and Human Behavio</i>r has examined the potential effects of viewing the body of a deceased loved one.<p>The …

Psychology

4 Books Exploring the History and Impact of Science Fiction

If you’re looking for a crash course in science-fiction, then Ann and Jeff VanderMeer’s The Big Book of Science Fiction should be your very first …

Science Fiction

Study: Vast Majority Of People Who Are Depressed Do Not Seek Help

"I lost more than 80 percent of my university friends," recalls Jagannath Lamichhane.<p>After silently struggling with depression for two decades, Lamichhane published an essay in <i>Nepal Times</i> about his mental illness. "I could have hid my problem — like millions of people around the world," he says, …

Depression

37 Techniques to Calm an Anxious Child

Imagine you are driving in the car. You look in the rearview mirror and see your child trying to shrink into her seat.<p>“What’s wrong?” you ask.<p>“I don’t want to go to the birthday party.”<p>“But you’ve been excited all week. There will be cake and games and a bounce house. You love all of those things,” …

Mindfulness

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Health

Want to understand how Trump happened? Study quantum physics

The past decade will be remembered as the period when the global underclass revolt snowballed into a movement with political bite. From Occupy Wall Street to Brexit to Donald Trump’s election, these post-financial crisis years have featured many unsynchronized awakenings that are forcing a …

Quantum Mechanics

Makoto Shinkai: could the anime director be cinema's ‘new Miyazaki’?

Body-swap drama Your Name has became Japan’s first post-Studio Ghibli smash, its themes resonating with a nation still affected by the 2011 earthquake. ‘I want to make people happy,’ says its creator<p>Related: Animated fantasy film charms Japan and soars to top of box office<p>When it comes to anime, …

YouTube musician illustrates the generic synth glory of ’90s video game music

If you played a lot of video games in the late ’80s and early ’90s, you’re familiar with a certain language of synthesized sound that punctuated …

How Doctor Strange Hints at Big Changes for the Marvel Universe

<b>Warning:</b> <i>Spoilers for Doctor Strange ahead.</i><p>Marvel’s movies are becoming increasingly connected: the last <i>Captain America</i> movie featured no less than 12 …

What Video Game Shit Are You Too Old For?

I am old, Gandalf. I know I don’t look it, but I’m beginning to feel it in my heart.<p>I’m in my mid-30s, and as of tomorrow I’ll officially be in my …

Sound BlasterX H7 review: A USB 7.1 gaming headset with impressive sound

+1<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>Stumble<p>Pin<p>We’re back with another BlasterX review to follow up our Sound BlasterX G5 amplifier review from the other day. This time, …

This Fan Theory Might Have Unlocked The Mr. Robot Finale

Last night's <i>Mr. Robot</i> episode, the season's penultimate, raised more questions than it answered. (There are spoilers in this post, so deal with …

12 TED Talks That Will Make You Sound Smarter

This playlist of TED talks explores theories and insights about language, words, and linguistics.<p>So many TED talks, so little time. It's impossible to watch them all.<p>If you need help figuring out which ones to watch, you're in luck. TED has curated playlists so you can dig into a particular topic. …

Early Warning Signs That Cancer Is Growing In Your Body

It is important to notice any abnormal changes that occur in your body. As it can be a symptom of cancer. Knowing the early symptoms of cancer may …

‘Super Mario Bros.’ Is Somehow Even Better (And Cuter) When Hamsters Are Involved

Provided you didn’t arrive on this story while passing out face-first into your laptop, you’ve likely come here to see a hamster get up to some exciting and adorable <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> funzos. And why wouldn’t you? It’s summer, you’ve earned it and this is what the internet™ is for.<p>The clip you see …

Retrogaming

The 11 best games that aren't about killing stuff

'Broken Age'<p><i>Double Fine</i><p>'Broken Age' is an old-school point-and-click adventure game, kind of like 'Myst' or 'Monkey Island,' but it has a really …