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Google 'makes people think they are smarter than they are'

Searching the internet for information gives people a ‘widely inaccurate’ view of their own intelligence, Yale psychologists believe<p>Search engines like Google or Yahoo make people think they are smarter than they actually are because they have the world's knowledge at their fingertips, …

To Sua Ocean Trench Is Your New Happy Place In Samoa

We've seen some amazing secret beaches in our day, but nothing quite blows the mind like a giant aquamarine swimming hole on a Samoan volcanic island.<p>... Right?<p>To Sua Ocean Trench -- whose name literally means "big hole" -- is a 98-foot-deep hole on the Samoan island of Upolu. Intrepid adventurers …

Here's How Jake Gyllenhaal Lost 30 Pounds For His New Movie 'Nightcrawler'

Jake Gyllenhaal's creepy latest movie "Nightcrawler" opened in theaters last month, and has already raked in over $38 million at the box office on just a $8.5 million production budget .<p>In the film, Gyllenhaal appears gaunt and as a much slimmer version of his usually more buff self.<p>Gyllenhaal …

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5 Pieces That Make You Look Instantly Dated

We're all for sartorial freedom, but there are certain once-on-trend items that, when worn today, appear anything but current. Consider this your official out list.<p>We're all for sartorial freedom, but there are certain once-on-trend items that, when worn today, appear anything but current. Consider …

50 Trips Everyone Should Take In The US

Whether you're driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or waiting for Old Faithful to erupt in Yellowstone National Park, the United States is full of incredible surprises.<p>From the east coast to the west and everywhere in between, we've found 50 trips everyone should …

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The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

15 Ways to Feel Cozy and Chic This Winter

Get that fuzzy feeling.<p>Toss those schlumpy long johns aside by cuddling up with the most plush plus-ones.

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Fall/Winter Skincare Essentials

Treat your face and body right this season.<p><b>Comfort, in the midst</b> of the winter, is of the utmost importance—hence our concessions in style to the cold, whose intensity drives us out of our favorite suits and into the cocoon-like bulk of winter jackets. But while keeping warm feels, in the moment, …

#HowToWearIt: Monochrome

<i>In this weekly feature,</i> InStyle<i>’s Senior Market Editor/Digital Correspondent Dana Avidan-Cohn shares tips and tricks on how to tackle the latest</i> …

Lauren Conrad Party Dresses and Outfit Ideas

Lauren Conrad revealed her tricks and tips for mastering holiday party dressing over at Who What Wear, and as expected, her outfit ideas are pretty darn cute. Here are three of my favorites.<p><b>Team a chunky sweater with a sequined skirt</b>. "This is one of my favorite looks for a holiday party or …

The Best Classic Hollywood Fall and Winter Style

Our favorite fall/winter styles from classic Hollywood stars.<p><b>If you want to be</b> inspired to dress your best, there's no better place to look than to history—Hollywood history especially. They don't make movies like they used to, and neither, of course, do they make stars. It was in the 1930s and …

The Smartest Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Pairings For Your Thanksgiving Pie

We're warning you now, so that you can fully prepare: You're going to want to save room for dessert this Thanksgiving. Do whatever it takes: start early so you have time to digest and eat dessert later, pace yourself and don't overdo it, or by god just eat dessert first. With stunners like these …

25 Of The Most Incredible Breakfasts To Make The Day After Thanksgiving

The party is over. The fat lady has sung her turkey-tuned song. The refrigerator is overflowing with Tupperware galore, not to mention extra ingredients you bought in case of emergencies.<p>It's the morning after Thanksgiving and, against all odds, you and everyone in your household is feeling hungry …

Woolly Mammoths in Pictures

Shah Rukh Khans Happy New Year Goes to the Oscar Library

After the bumper success of <i>Happy New Year</i> starring Shah Rukh Khan, filmmaker Farah Khan has one more achievement to add to it. The movie's script has …

Hip-Hop Psychology: Using Music to Fight Mental Illness

Cambridge researchers think hip-hop therapy could be key to beating the stigma surrounding mental illness, while helping people in need.<p>You’d be …

Modi assures visa on arrival for Australian tourists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday assured a visa on arrival facility for Australian tourists and announced a two-month deadline for the …

India tops global slavery index with 14.3 million people enslaved

News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …

BJP Reaches Out to Shiv Sena on Bal Thackeray's Death Anniversary

<b>Mumbai:</b> Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray's second death anniversary on Monday saw the BJP reaching out to the Shiv Sena with a promise to construct a …

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New View Suggests Big Bang Inflation Claims Are Just Dust

Newly released observations from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite have dealt a heavy blow to purported evidence of the universe's post-Big Bang growth spurt. Back in March, the scientists behind the South Pole Telescope campaign — known as Background Imaging of Cosmic Extragalactic …

Islamic State appears to release chilling threat

A video released by the Islamic State militant group shows British captive John Cantlie speaking about western governments moving "toward all out war with Iraq and Syria.''<p>It was posted Monday on the website of the SITE intelligence group and on You Tube.<p>The video shows Cantlie in an orange shirt …

In Texas Textbooks, Moses Is a Founding Father

The Texas State Board of Education is studying how textbook publishers responded to the state’s ideologically driven guidelines for teaching history. …

Life after retirement has been hectic: Sachin Tendulkar : Cricket, News

"The second innings of my life, the post cricketing years, is to try and give back something to the people who have wished well for me," said Sachin …

Singles' Day: Xiaomi Claims It Sold 720,000 Mi Phones in 12 Hours

China's Singles' Day shopping bonanza kicked off on Tuesday with Alibaba selling $2 billion worth of goods in the first hour of the sale, and passing …

Microsoft plans to provide free Internet across India using 'white space' TV spectrum - Tech2

Microsoft has announced its plans to bring Internet connectivity across the country completely free of cost.<p>As revealed to <b>Hindustan Times</b>, Microsoft …

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