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13 Things Men With Anxiety And Depression Want You To Know

It's not a weakness.<p>Openly discussing mental illness can be a tough battle for anyone -- but for men, the cultural baggage of traditional masculinity may make it particularly challenging.<p>There's an obvious stigma when it comes to men and mental health. Research suggests many men find it difficult …

Dimensions of Personality Types and Ideal Careers For Each

Does it ever feel like the things you want to accomplish always end up on the back burner? If the answer to that question is “yes,” you’re not alone. …

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More People Get Brutally Roasted On Reddit As 'RoastMe' Goes Viral

<b>The other day, we reported on the brand new and extremely popular subreddit that is r/RoastMe, which is a part of Reddit where people go to ask other</b> …

How Muslims' Lives Changed After 9/11: People Share Their Stories On Moving Reddit Thread

The events of 9/11 were life-changing for many people, for many different reasons.<p>But for the 1.6 billion muslims worldwide, the actions of 19 …

Quantifying Reddit Bigotry

<i>Update (2015-08-30): It looks like the team who created the tool decided to retire it due to some reported accuracy concerns.</i>We never pass on the …

9/11 anniversary: Muslims on Reddit thread tell of hostility following terrorist attack

As stories from survivors and rescue teams are retold ahead of the 14th anniversary of 9/11, a moving thread on Reddit has brought voices that were …

The disturbing consequences of seeing your doppelganger

One morning, a man discovered his double staring him in the eyes. Anil Ananthaswamy explores a dangerous hallucination that reveals how the brain constructs our sense of self.<p>More than two decades ago, Peter Brugger, as a PhD student in neuropsychology at the University Hospital Zurich in …

Porn star to be featured on Taiwan travel cards to 'cheer commuters up'

Protests after Japanese star Yui Hatano’s image is printed on Easycard travel cards which can be used on metro and bus routes<p>Commuters in Taiwan will start using prepaid travel cards featuring a photo of a Japanese porn actor from Tuesday, despite protests from politicians and parents.<p>Yui Hatano, …

Airlines piling on first class perks -- and the rest of us pay for them

VIP lounges. Chauffeur-driven Porsches that drive you to the airport. Decadent in-flight amenities.<p>Airlines have been making headlines lately for …

Heart attack victims more likely to die if admitted to hospital at weekend

Research shows far higher mortality among cardiac patients who were admitted to hospital on Saturdays and Sundays.<p>Saturday is the worst day to be admitted to hospital with a heart attack, new research shows.<p>A British study of more than 25,000 patients found those who took ill at the start of the …

Japan plans largest ever defence budget to counter China's reach

Defence ministry requests £27bn amid concern over Beijing’s construction of artificial bases in the South China Sea and claims to Senkaku islands<p>Japan’s defence ministry has requested its biggest ever budget to bolster its ability to protect outlying islands in response to China’s growing military …

Bigger Earthquake Coming on Nepal's Terrifying Faults

Nepal faces larger and more deadly earthquakes, even after the magnitude-7.8 temblor that killed more than 4,000 people on Saturday (April …

There’s No Doubt: This Debris Is MH370

Only one Boeing 777 has ever disappeared over water: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.<p>American investigators tell <i>The New York Times</i> that a part of an …

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Pilot who died in light aircraft crash 'sent mysterious text message minutes before death'

Muhammad Naviede may have been killed unlawfully, lawyers suggest at pre-inquest hearing<p>A businessman who died when his private aircraft crashed had been receiving death threats and sent a mysterious text message before his aeroplane went down, a coroner has heard.<p>Muhammad Naviede, 60, died last …

MH370: Six 'theories' why plane vanished

Conspiracy theories have flourished during the Malaysia Airline mystery, from the sinister to the far-fetched<p>Aviation experts believe that what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 may never be proved - but that hasn't stopped a vocal global community of conspiracy theorists from trying.<p>• …

Pilot dies after home-made James Bond-style plane crashes in Ireland

Howard Cox was on his way to Foynes Air Show at Shannon Estuary in single-seat BD5 aircraft, similar to plane from Octopussy<p>A pilot killed in a plane crash in Ireland was flying a type of homebuilt mini-jet seen in the James Bond film Octopussy.<p>Howard Cox, 67, from Devon, was on his way to an air …

Pilots Explain Why We Shouldn't Worry About Turbulence

"We avoid turbulence because it's stressful for passengers," says former military pilot Keith Tonkin, "but for pilots it's just not an issue."<p>Ever since MH370 vanished and AirAsia crashed into the sea and Andreas Lubitz scattered Germanwings flight 9525 over the French Alps, I've felt in my bones …

Watch the F-35 perform a low-altitude flyby at its first-ever civilian air show

The Experimental Aircraft Association's yearly Airventure Airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin had some special guests this year, as the astronomically expensive, often-delayed, and much-hyped F-35A Lightning II made its commercial airshow debut.<p>The F-35 sped past crowds during several extremely low …

Electric airplane of the future set for take-off at Paris Air Show

Airbus will be showing off its almost-silent battery-powered aircraft at world's largest industry event<p>An electric aircraft that hardly makes a noise and could be the future of flying will be on display at the Paris Air Show.<p>Aircraft manufacturer Airbus is flying its E-Fan 2.0 electric protoype, …

Hi-de-Heil, Hitler! Former Nazi PoW camp in Scotland converted into holiday hotspot

Camp No 21 is the last remaining example of a purpose-built PoW camp in the UK and the best-preserved in Scotland. Now it is a holiday camp<p>Tourists looking for a bargain break in Britain could spend their holiday staying in a former Nazi prisoner of war camp, it was revealed on Wednesday.<p>A …

Ocado is creating an army of humanoid robots with artificial intelligence

The humanoid robots will use artificial intelligence, machine learning and advanced vision systems to eventually "increase safety, efficiency, and productivity in the workplace."<p>Online grocer Ocado, which is is the "Amazon of food" and one of Britain's most exciting tech companies, revealed in an …

First ever forced marriage conviction in UK

Man who raped and blackmailed devout Muslim woman into becoming his wife using secret shower film jailed for 16 years in legal first<p>A businessman who secretly filmed a devout Muslim woman taking a shower to blackmail her into becoming his second wife has become the first person in UK to be jailed …

Accidental discovery of blood, collagen in dinosaur bones could rewrite textbooks

An amazing discovery could rewrite textbooks, after a paleontologist accidentally found blood and soft tissue preserved in tattered dinosaur fossils. …

What is Islamic State trying to achieve?

Islamic State one year on: While the jihadists' actions focus on territorial expansion, their philosophy is to bring about the end of the world<p>On first impression the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant are a group of barbarians and psychopaths, rampaging through the war-riven countries of the …

Ancient DNA Reveals How the Bronze Age Changed Europe

Science News<p>Genes from 5,000 years ago show that the Europeans of that crucial historical era were predominantly light-skinned — and mostly lactose-intolerant.<p>The findings, based on a rough analysis of genetic material extracted from the teeth of 101 ancient humans, provide snapshots of how mass …

Spotify responds to Apple Music by revealing it now has 75m active users

And 20m of them are paying for the streaming service as its conversion rate creeps upwards at a time of intense debate about ‘freemium’ music<p>Music streaming service Spotify has upped its public numbers, announcing that it now has 75 million active users, with 20 million of them paying for its …

Ice age camel DNA discovered in Canada change theories on species

New results of fossil analysis will help scientists to understand why the camels went extinct 13,000 years ago and to re-examine other species<p>Miners in north-western Canada have discovered ice age camel bones whose DNA is forcing scientists to redraw the family tree of the now-extinct species.<p>Grant …

Monstrous Galaxy Spotted Near The Edge of the Universe

<b>London:</b> Astronomers have imaged in unprecedented detail a distant galaxy near the edge of the universe and found that it is forming stars hundreds to …

The Pentagon’s gamble on brain implants, bionic limbs and combat exoskeletons

DARPA is making a big push into biological research — but some scientists question whether its high-risk approach can work.