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The secrets that airlines don’t want passengers to know about

Including why you shouldn't be ordering tea or coffee...<p>Hands up if you love insider secrets?<p>When one <i>Quora</i> user asked the question ‘What are some …

Is an algorithm any less racist than a human?

Employers trusting in the impartiality of machines sounds like a good plan to eliminate bias, but data can be just as prejudiced as we are<p>We would all like to fancy ourselves as eminently capable of impartiality, able to make decisions without prejudices – especially at work. Unfortunately, the …

Human Resources

PlayStation VR requires about 60-square feet of space to use and other new details

Sony’s upcoming PlayStation VR headset will require about 60-square-feet of cleared space to use and asks that players remain seated whenever possible while playing, according to new documentation released by the company.<p>The PlayStation Camera, which is required to use the VR headset, needs a …

12 reasons why everyone wants to visit Reykjavik

Iceland is 2016’s worst-kept secret.<p>The majestic, mysterious island has seen its visitor numbers soar as more of the world becomes aware of the country’s other-worldly landscapes, multitude of geothermal lagoons, and glacial and volcanic marvels. Rather frustratingly, knocking England out of the …

Want a Better Marriage? Science Says You and Your Spouse Should Do This More Often

If you both have the same attitude toward this, you'll be happier. If not... well, I feel for you.<p>Last evening, after we put our baby down for the night, my wife and I sat and had a quiet drink on the back patio, after a long, fun and exhausting weekend.<p>Now, it turns out that science says we're …

How to travel around the world by cruise ship

Until recently, round-the-world cruises were often little more than window dressing, with no real expectation that people would want to pay thousands of pounds to be away from home for three months at a time.<p>All that has changed. As more and more companies – Four Seasons, Crystal, Abercrombie & …

Panama Canal

'Star Wars' drones can do aerial stunts and shoot lasers

When Propel releases its official <i>Star Wars</i> drones this fall, fans could challenge fellow fans to a space battle in their own backyard. The RC toy company has launched small replica quadcopters of the Millennium Falcon, an X-Wing, a TIE fighter and a speeder bike. According to <i>Wired</i>, their propellers …

10 reasons beer is good for you, according to science

10 reasons beer is good for you, according to science<p>Shutterstock<p>Beer: It’s not as unhealthy as you think.<p>Working hard to maximize your drinking …

EastEnders actor Danny Dyer discovers he is related to royalty - and it could be the Queen

The Queen Vic is not the closest that EastEnders actor Danny Dyer could get to the throne. In a new series of BBC genealogy series Who Do You Think You Are? it is revealed that he is related to royalty.<p>The 38 year-old actor, who plays pub landlord Mick Carter in the BBC soap, found out about the …

20 destinations that are still better value for Britons - despite the pound's slump

Think the falling value of the pound spells the end of your overseas travels? Think again. After the UK decision to vote Brexit, sterling sunk quickly against the euro and as of today (June 30) stands at €1.20 to the pound. But that’s higher than it was during the recession (between 2008 and 2012 …

Travelers

How To Tell If A Woman Is Faking An Orgasm

I hate to start this off with disappointment, but it is important to note that you will never be one hundred percent sure. There will be times when …

Make a Glowing Jack-EL-Lantern

Tired of the same humdrum pumpkin carving routine year after year? Growing weary of identical jack-o-lanterns up and down your street? Here’s a techy, glowy fix that won’t catch fire, unless you consider the droves of fans at your doorstep too hot to handle.<p>Today we’re making an electroluminescent …

DIY

Make These Black Eyed Peas With Kale and Andouille for a Simple One-Pot Dinner

This isn't the first kale, black-eyed pea, and sausage soup I've made, and it probably won't be the last. The ingredients are custom-made for each other, both from a flavor and from a nutritional standpoint. This one, made with smoky andouille sausage and pork belly with tender beans and braised …

Duck Confit with Spicy Pickled Raisins

8 Servings<p>The best part of making this duck confit recipe? All the rich fat you’re left with. Use it to roast potatoes­—it’s an easy way to upgrade a classic. Whatever you do, don’t throw it away (it freezes well).<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 skin-on, bone-in duck legs<p>4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<p>…

Food Preservation

25 Food Costumes You Probably Don't Want to Wear on Halloween

Twenty-five food costumes you might want to avoid for Halloween...<p>Every year, around this time, we start racking our brains to come up with a halfway-decent costume for yet another round of Halloween parties. Since we’re all food lovers here, a logical choice would be to dress up like some kind of …

Costumes

20 Awesome Ideas For Your Jack-O-Lantern

[bs_slideshow]<p>Tonight is my personal favorite night of the Halloween season: the night I carve the pumpkins! Ever since I was a little kid, I couldn’t wait for the night I got to carve pumpkins with my family. Picking out your perfect pumpkin, deciding upon your perfect design, and then drawing it …