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Christoph Waltz tipped to play Blofeld in new James Bond movie

Inglourious Basterds baddie reportedly set to star opposite Daniel Craig in new Bond movie, making him the ninth actor to take on pussy-stroking super-villain<p>Christoph Waltz will play the iconic James Bond villain Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the 24th 007 film, according to the Mail on Sunday.<p>The …

50 Words That Sound Dirty But Actually Aren't

To paraphrase Krusty the Clown, comedy isn’t dirty words—it’s words that sound dirty, like <i>mukluk</i>. He’s right, of course. Some words really do sound …

Language

10 Verbs with Two Past-Tense Forms That Creeped (or Crept) into English

<b>Vocabulary.com, posted by Arika Okrent</b><p>Sometimes you know a word has two forms, but you 're not sure which one is appropriate to use in the situation …

Language

What Your Pronunciation of These Words Tells Other People

Where do you put flowers? People are ready to infer a whole lot about you by the way you say your answer.<p>In a recent survey, over 1,000 participants …

There’s A Better Alternative To Nursing Homes And No One’s Talking About It

Once an aging parent loses the ability to function on his or her own, it becomes the child's responsibility to ensure she or he is taken care of.<p>For many, that means putting their parent somewhere safe.<p>That priority is entirely misplaced, says Atul Gawande in his new book, "Being Mortal."<p>Instead of …

Health Care

How Farming Almost Destroyed Ancient Human Civilization

Roughly 9,000 years ago, humans had mastered farming to the point where food was plentiful. Populations boomed, and people began moving into large …

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Computer Hardware

Were Neanderthals a sub-species of modern humans? New research says no

Researchers have identified new evidence supporting the growing belief that Neanderthals were a distinct species separate from modern humans (Homo …

Three Ways Social Tools Can Help You Work Smarter

We’re a collaboration nation. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. All of these Internet phenomenons are powered by our urge to share, riff and create together.<p>Which is exactly why the disconnect between our work and social lives is so striking. Outside of work, we collaborate up a storm. …

Psychology: How many senses do we have?

We often talk of having five senses as a universal truth. In reality, there may be more – or fewer – depending on the way you look at the question. Christian Jarrett explains the controversy.<p>Some myths about the brain, such as the idea we only use 10% of our grey matter, are notorious, especially …

Consciousness

Rosetta mission lander detects organic molecules on surface of comet

Philae spacecraft beams back evidence of carbon and hydrogen that could provide clues about origins of life on Earth<p>The Philae lander has found organic molecules – which are essential for life – on the surface of the comet where it touched down last week.<p>The spacecraft managed to beam back evidence …

The Molecule That Might Give Us All Super-Memories

At the very least, FXR1P should be able to help treat Alzheimer's and autism.<p>Total recall would be a pretty sweet special skill, particularly if the recaller finds themselves witnessing crimes and/or playing poker on a regular basis. It's probably handy in other situations too … like quoting movies …

Neuroscience

Hard Rock, Harder Times: AC/DC Return Without Two Key Members

Multi-platinum blues-rock band opens up about moving on without Malcolm Young and Phil Rudd<p>The first bad sign came even before AC/DC started …

15 Photos That Will Convince You That Iceland Belongs on Another Planet

With huge volcanoes, erupting geysers, grand glaciers, and majestic waterfalls, Iceland has a little something for everyone. Particularly for photographers, however, Iceland is like a dream. The Nordic country, that lies between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean, is one of the most sparsely …

European Travel

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review: The future of mobile is here

When it comes to smartphones, convenience is paramount. The whole existence of the category is centered around doing things quickly and easily, while …

John Fogerty Addresses 'Fortunate Son' Concert for Valor Controversy

"I do believe that its meaning gets misinterpreted and even usurped by various factions wishing to make their own case," says CCR singer<p>John Fogerty …

Chris Cornell Quizzes Jimmy Page About Led Zeppelin's Glory Days

In conversation with Chris Cornell, the legendary guitarist discusses his favorite memories and most famous instruments<p>Jimmy Page, guitarist and …

For Dr. Ben Carson, It's Time for Government 101

Dr. Ben Carson, who resigned from Fox News as a first step towards running for U.S. president, has been no stranger to controversial statements, seems to have gone a bit overboard, in likening the United States to Nazi Germany.<p>According to Inquisitr, "Carson has said that the United States 'is very …

Why Religion Is so Weak in Maine

Recent research has clearly shown that religion is much more important in poorer countries. The same principle is true of states as I report in a paper to be published in Cross-Cultural Research. Yet, Maine stands out as a poor state where religion is relatively unimportant. Why?<p><b>Poverty Predicts</b> …

Next Time, I'll Leave My Phone

On two separate occasions this past weekend, I purposely left my smartphone at home.<p>While I admit the initial motivation came because I didn't want a large bump in my tight-fitting suit, the benefits turned out to be far greater than the contour of my torso.<p>I wore that suit because I was attending …

Human Rights

3 Habits That Keep You Anxious & Unhappy

In a world filled with quick fixes and simple solutions, it's easy to get accustomed to the commonality of just "getting by."<p>For years I was guilty …

What Can Make You Happier, Increase Your Attention Span and Even Make You More Courageous?

Meditation.<p>I listed it as one of the 10 things should you do every day to improve your life. It can boost happiness.<p>Via Shawn Achor’s The Happiness …

Mindfulness

What 6-Year-Olds Can Teach Us About Getting Promoted

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>LinkedIn Influencer, Kathleen Murphy, published this post originally on LinkedIn.</i><p>On what I assumed was going to be a pretty standard day at the office, I ended up learning a valuable life lesson about the power of self-confidence and …

High School
Dining Rooms

Gossip At Work Undermines Every Business Leader

As an entrepreneur, you should treat gossip among the members of your team as a reduction in productivity at best, and at worst, an indication of unhappy, un-empowered, or non-collaborative employees. As a leader, you should be asking yourself if you are the problem, and working hard to improve the …