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U.S., Afghan Forces Launch Major Offensive Against Islamic State

Multipronged attack hits hundreds of Islamic State militants in Gurgoray Valley near Pakistan border<p>U.S. and Afghan special-operations troops are carrying out a major air and ground offensive to clear Islamic State fighters from a district where the militant group aspires to make its local …

Islamic State (ISIS)

‘Family Guy’ Reveals Shocking Truth Behind Stewie’s Accent (And His Sexuality)

Everything you thought you knew about Stewie Griffin is wrong. All this time, he’s been pretending to be someone he’s not.<p>Not that <i>Family Guy</i>’s …

Comedy

Psychedelic healing: could magic mushrooms help reboot the brain?

Kirk never got over the death of his mother. When she passed away in 2011 after a long illness, the 47-year-old IT specialist kept himself busy by …

The next revolution in dental care is about to begin

Innovation<p>New high-tech treatments may be able to repair cavities without fillings and even regrow entire teeth.<p>From fluoride toothpaste to dental sealants, science has brought all sorts of tools for fighting tooth decay — and yet 91% of Americans between 20 and 64 years of age are affected by …

Dental Care

7 'Facts' You Learned at School That Are No Longer True

Don't get stuck in the past.<p>Over time, even facts we consider steadfast truths can change. People used to think doctors could forgo washing their …

Here's 13 Things That Make People Dislike You Immediately, According to Science

Ugh.<p>Everyone's got a story about how they thought a certain friend was mean the first time they met, but realised later that he or she is actually …

Over 59,000 people are pointing fans at Hurricane Irma in an attempt to blow it away

“That just might be crazy enough to work” is the mantra of nearly 60,000 people hoping to dissuade Hurricane Irma from making landfall in Florida. A …

Rainfall

These Skin-Care Products Are Pro-Approved — & All Under $20

If there's one thing we know about skin care, it's that it can get <i>very</i> pricey <i>very</i> fast. Most of us can't shell out $40 for a cleansing water, even if …

This Is Your Brain on Porn

Casual porn watching changes the brain a lot more than you'd think.<p>Porn watching, as a hobby, has risen to record popularity. But scientists are …

How to Make Cheesecake in the Microwave in 1 Minute Flat

If you love baked treats, but not waiting around for them to bake, then you're simply going to explode with pure foodie joy from this miracle: …

Flavors

Videos: Top 10 Movies So Bad They Were Pulled From Theaters

This is a new video from WatchMojo.com that lists the top 10 movies so bad they were pulled from theaters. Some movies end up being so terrible that …

This Girl's Hair Dye Designs Are Blowing Up Instagram

Rainbow bubbles, the Solar System and, a giant eye are just a few of the dazzling hair designs Roxie Jane Hunt has created during the past few days. The hair stylist has a history of doing experimental looks. In the past, she has also painted plenty of colorful looks onto her hair models, including …

Child Crushed To Death At Rotating Restaurant, Internet Blames His Parents

He was only a few feet from his family when he got stuck<p>A five-year-old boy died this past Friday in a tragic accident at a rotating restaurant. He …

Snapchat is doing damage control after its CEO was accused of saying the app was 'only for rich people'

Snapchat maker Snap Inc. is denying that its CEO, Evan Spiegel, once said the app was "only for rich people" and he didn't "want to expand into poor countries like India and Spain."<p>The quote, which Snap is calling "ridiculous," came from a recently unredacted court complaint by Anthony Pompliano, …

Emma Morano, the world’s oldest person, dies at 117

An Italian doctor says Emma Morano, at 117 the world's oldest person, has died in her home in northern Italy.<p>Dr. Carlo Bava told The Associated Press by telephone that Morano's caretaker called him to say the woman had passed away Saturday afternon while sitting in an armchair in her home in …

This Edible Water Bubble Is Looking to Crush the Plastic Bottle Industry Once and For All (VIDEO)

Plastic water bottles are so ubiquitous that it is hard to imagine a world without them. But now that 300 million tons of plastic are produced …

Marine Mammals

Unlock YouTube's hidden Dark Mode to save your eyes

Here’s how you do it.<p>If you've ever tried to watch YouTube when it's dark out, you know that the typical bright white of the video service's page can be a bit blinding. Enter "Dark Mode," a hidden feature that turns the light surfaces black or dark gray so you can get on with those cat videos …

Chrome Browser

'Bare Butt Jeans' Are a Thing, and We Don't Know How to Feel

Lest you thought those jeans with plastic knees were the most out-there denim trend of 2017, behold Vetements' new masterpiece: bare butt jeans, which yes, are jeans that show off your bare butt or whatever cute underwear you (hopefully) have on underneath.<p>On Wednesday, the design collective shared …

Two Years Later Science Has Another Theory About Why We All Saw Different Colors of "The Dress"

Is it blue? Or is it gold? The debate surrounding the color of "The Dress" dominated a not-insignificant portion of 2015 (such carefree times!). But, two years on, another theory has surfaced about why we saw two completely different colors while looking at the exact same photo. New research out of …

The Worst Foods To Eat Before Going On A Plane, According To An Expert

Between planning the trip, packing, and making sure you’re going to arrive at the airport on time, eating is the last thing on your mind. Well, it …

10 American Foods Foreigners Find Disgusting

Peanut butter and jelly ... seriously?<p>Even those proudest to be an American can probably agree on this: Our country has produced some truly vile foods. Anyone who has stepped foot in a state fair and seen unmentionable things go into the deep fryer can attest to that fact. And so can folks from …

This Object Has Been Sprayed With The World's Blackest Material, And It's Freaking Us Out

Seriously, that's not Photoshopped.<p>Well, we've finally cracked it. Scientists have finally figured out how to paint a portal to another dimension, as …

A New Form of Stem-Cell Engineering Raises Ethical Questions

As biological research races forward, ethical quandaries are piling up. In a report published Tuesday in the journal eLife, researchers at Harvard Medical School said it was time to ponder a startling new prospect: synthetic embryos.<p>In recent years, scientists have moved beyond in vitro …

Stem Cells

This Company Will Pay You $10,000/Month to Travel the World and Stay in Luxury Homes

News<p>By Tony Merevick Published On 03/20/2017<p>@tonymerevick<p>By Tony Merevick @tonymerevick Published On 03/20/2017<p>While vacations should be merciful …

Social Media

Nostalgia alert: Here's what the Sun Baby from "Teletubbies" looks like now

As kids, some of us religiously kept up-to-date on the daily antics of Tinky-Winky, Dipsy, Laa Laa and Po on the PBS Kids’ show, <i>Teletubbies</i>. The show …

7 Lenten dishes that make you forget meat

During the season of Lent, many Christians forgo meat. That doesn't mean dinner can't be delicious.<p>During the season that leads up to the celebration …

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes - IBTimes India

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

The famous Breizh Café crêpe recipe

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p><b>It’s Candlemas, the ideal time to ask Breizh Café, the famed Parisian crêperie, the recipe for its delicious sweet galette.</b><p><b>Crêpe with</b> …

Feds Want ‘Dance Moms’ Abby Lee Miller To Get 2.5 Years In Prison For Fraud Case

Two different unscripted TV hosts had two very different interactions today with the federal government. Ex-<i>Celebrity Apprentice</i> host Donald Trump …