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AI is now so complex its creators can’t trust why it makes decisions

Artificial intelligence is seeping into every nook and cranny of modern life. AI might tag your friends in photos on Facebook or choose what you see on Instagram, but materials scientists and NASA researchers are also beginning to use the technology for scientific discovery and space …

10 Fun Halloween Crafts for Kids

Get the kids involved with decorating the house for Halloween. Or use these ideas as an activity if you’re throwing a seasonal party.<p>Black Sock …

Google's artificial intelligence computer 'no longer constrained by limits of human knowledge'

The computer that stunned humanity by beating the best mortal players at a strategy board game requiring “intuition” has become even smarter, its creators claim.<p>Even more startling, the updated version of AlphaGo is entirely self-taught — a major step towards the rise of machines that achieve …

Artificial Intelligence

An 8-Year-Old Bullied For Her Love of Bugs Just Got Her First Scientific Publication

In an entomology journal!<p>It's tough being different - especially when you're an 8-year-old who absolutely loves bugs and brings them to school as …

Social Media

John Cleese on Political Correctness and the Funniest Joke He Ever Told

“I want to murder this thing,” says John Cleese, fiddling with a medical contraption that’s attached to his leg. The 77-year-old founding member of …

‘That’s What She Said’: The 10 Best Michael Scott Episodes of ‘The Office’

Everyone can relate to the maddening helplessness of having to endure the antics of someone like Michael Scott. From 2005-2011, the self-proclaimed …

Watch a quarter million dominoes fall in this delightful game-themed setup

Steve Price and Lily Hevesh set up a massive domino course that includes homages to classic board and video games, and some sections even use game …

Cool Stuff

Your Best Life Hacks From Fiction

We asked you for the best life hacks you’ve learned from fiction, and you gave us a literally fantastic set of tricks, ranging from tiny tips like …

Books

The crazy summer of Trump controversies that you’ve already forgotten

The end of summer is around the corner, with students soon returning to school and people across the country planning their fantasy football rosters.<p>But with the daily intrigue and drama from the White House, the summer also feels as though it stretched across years. Staff infighting, dramatic …

Donald Trump

The Secret to Effective Discipline is Focusing on Your Kids' Strengths. Here's How.

Saying no and setting limits is part of our responsibility to help our children learn self-control. But it sometimes feels as if the whole family …

Parenting

Bear necessities: short but sweet first trailer for Disney's Jungle Book remake hits web

Tiny ‘mancub’ Mowgli fights for survival against a lush subcontinental backdrop teeming with photo-real CGI beasts in Jon Favreau’s fantasy<p>The first trailer for Disney’s live action remake of 1967 animated classic The Jungle Book has hit the web, hinting at a CGI-heavy action adventure featuring …

Film Industry

7 Things Pros Wish Parents Knew About Discipline

Good cop. Bad cop. How about better cop? We asked experts: If you could change anything about the way parents approach discipline, what would it be? …

Parenting

How mom can negatively affect dad's parenting

Moms and dads are needed in every child's life. There are different things a child can learn from each parent. Children also need nurturing from both …

Homemade Mosquito Repellent in A Nice Moisturizing Cream

<b>For the first few years that I made all natural</b> skincare products for our local farmer’s market there was one recurring request from customers. …

Alternative Medicine

55 Times 'The Office' Was the Best Show Ever

Face it, you love "The Office." You love it because it's completely relatable, crazy funny, and full of people you know, used to know, or know about. And if you've ever worked in an office, you've experienced at least a small part of what goes on at Scranton's finest paper distributor, Dunder …

TV shows

The Softer Side of Star Wars

Star Wars fan and digital artist Kyle Hagey puts the warriors, robots, and bad guys <b>into bucolic settings</b> for a twist on the stories we all know and …

Darth Vader

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What to do when your Galaxy S6 won’t turn on

Many people consider removable batteries to be important for when you’ve run out of juice but another key element is to be able to restart a handset when it freezes, just by pulling the battery out. On past Galaxy flagships, this was the easiest way to soft reset the handset, but with the Galaxy S6 …

Gear & Gadgets

Top 32 DIY Concrete And Cement Projects For The Crafty Side Of You

Is concrete on your DIY project list? It might seem like a material more fit for a constructor but it is actually pretty easy to use and highly …

DIY Tire Planter

One of the greatest challenges we are facing is how to get rid of MANY millions of tires every year. Here’s a great project to turn them into flower …

Chemicals

How to partition external drive to use separately with Windows and Mac (HFS+ and NTFS)

So you have got an external drive and want to partition it to keep Mac and Windows data separately. If that’s the case then you have come to the …

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Heavenly Father, please forgive me of all my sins and help me to keep my mind...

Heavenly Father, please forgive me of all my sins and help me to keep my mind on You that I may receive Your perfect peace in the midst of …

23 Times Gloria Pritchett Was the Best Part of 'Modern Family'

Oh, Gloria Pritchett, how we love you. Let us count the ways... 1, 2 ... 23.<p>Sofia Vergara has been spicing up "Modern Family" for six seasons as Jay Pritchett's gorgeous, Latina, much-younger wife Gloria. From her witty comebacks to her many, many mispronunciations, MF wouldn't be the same without …

TV shows

13 Things To Remember When You Love A Person Who Has Depression

1. Depression is <i>not</i> a choice.<p>Depression is one of the most helpless and frustrating experiences a person can have. It’s sometimes feeling sad, …