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What happens to our bodies after we die

The breakdown of our bodies after death can be fascinating – if you dare to delve into the details. Mo Costandi investigates.<p>“It might take a little bit of force to break this up,” says mortician Holly Williams, lifting John’s arm and gently bending it at the fingers, elbow and wrist. “Usually, the …

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How to Remember Anything, According to Research

The best way to pick a password or hiding spot you’ll remember is to choose one quickly because you want something that will return to mind …

Here's Microsoft's Hidden Secret Message About Windows 10

Microsoft staffers arrived at last week’s Build developer’s conference wearing mysterious blue t-shirts emblazoned with the company’s four-paned …

50th Anniversary of ‘The Sound of Music’

Tim Cook 'Deeply Offended' by BBC Documentary on Apple Factory Conditions

Apple CEO Tim Cook said he is deeply offended by allegations that Apple permits the mistreatment of workers in its supplier factories and mines, reports <i>The Telegraph</i>. The accusations were levied by the BBC news program <i>Panorama</i>, which sent undercover reporters to work in Chinese factories and …

Shut up and spend: inside the electronic music money machine

There was a time, not many years ago, when people used to ask each other what type of music they liked as a way of finding common ground. Genres <i>meant</i> something! You would walk into a record store and head to the R&B section, the rock section, or the country section, and where you went said …

Here’s how the Bank of England is trying to revive the British economy

By Neil Irwin<p>The British economy has been basically stagnant for the past three years, failing to achieve the kind of moderate growth that the United States and Canada have managed. Now the Bank of England is looking to do something about it. Too bad markets aren't quite buying it.<p>Taking a page …

Why I Wrote a Mad Men Episode With Negroes by Erika Alexander

<b>Why did I write an episode of</b> <i>Mad Men</i><b> with negroes? And by that I mean with “negro” characters in it, not with.. Not that there’s anything wrong with</b> …

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