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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

Toxic time bomb: Here's the science that explains why microbeads are a disaster

In 1976 John Ugelstad did something only previously achieved by Nasa: he made a series of tiny, spherical polystyrene beads of exactly the same size. …

Tarzan’s Margot Robbie on Why She’s No Damsel in Distress

<i>With two major blockbusters on the horizon, her own production company, and a take-no-prisoners approach to the world at large, Margot Robbie is summer’s brightest-burning Hollywood star.</i><p>When Margot Robbie popped up in <i>The Big Short</i> last year for a 60-second cameo—by definition, playing herself—to …

'Silence of the Lambs' turns 25: See 8 facts you may not know about the film

Anyone can celebrate the 25th anniversary of "The Silence of the Lambs" with a nice Chianti and some fava beans, but TODAY.com is going eight steps further (without resorting to cannibalism).<p>Based on the 1988 novel by Thomas Harris and released Feb. 14, 1991, the movie follows FBI trainee Clarice …

Horror

BLOWS IT, YODA DOES: Here's what I learned when I watched the original 'Star Wars' movies for the first time in 10 years

Even though I grew up watching all the "Star Wars" movies every few months, I didn't watch any of them since the last prequel came out in 2005.<p>I couldn't, because for a long time you weren't able to buy the "Star Wars" movies on iTunes, and you can't stream them through Netflix, and I don't have a …

Oculus Toybox Demo Shows Why VR Is So Valuable To Facebook

It's not all first-person shooters and mapping apps<p>Just a day after Google released Street View for its budget virtual reality headset Cardboard, Facebook-owned Oculus is showing what’s capable of on the Oculus Rift VR platform. The official Oculus account on YouTube has added a video showcasing a …

Virtual Reality

The 30 best places to travel alone

In fact, there are many reasons to travel alone. Solo travel allows for more self-reflection, and chances are, you'll take in more of the culture.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places that are ideal for traveling alone, from an adventure in New Zealand to a relaxing getaway in Cinque Terre, …

European Travel

24 Hours in Paris

Seeing more than one country while you're in Europe is a breeze. Rail systems like the Eurostar are cheap and efficient, while the Eurail pass grants you access to nearly every train on the continent. Recently, some friends and I hopped a Eurostar train from St. Pancras International in London for …

France

Here are the real best things to do in Los Angeles, according to locals

To help you experience the best of the city, we've put together a list of favorites from Los Angelinos.<p>From Korean barbecue joints to iconic music venues, here are the real best things to do in Los Angeles, according to locals.

Los Angeles

This British man's email exchange with a scammer escalated hilariously

LONDON – Ever wondered what would happen if you actually responded to one of those emails from people offering you free viagra, or telling you you've …

On A Tight Budget: 5 Disney World Alternatives That Are Just As Fun

<i>Grand Siera ride at Knott's Berry Farm (Courtesy Knotts Berry Farm)</i><p>If you are looking for a budget and family-friendly vacation as fun-filled as Disney World, there are many of these attractions all over the country. Some of these theme parks may be closer to where you live, so you can drive there …

Striking Photos Showcase the Elegant Beauty of Big Cats

Using only a simple, dark background, Vincent J. Musi captures the elegance of lions, leopards, tigers, and more. The South Carolina-based photographer works for National Geographic and shot these breathtaking images as part of a series titled <i>Big Cats</i>. His photos showcase incredible, up-close …

Big Cats