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This Is Why Parenting A 1-Year-Old Is Beyond Exhausting

You see those commercials—the diaper ones, the cleaning supply ones. Maybe it’s the coffee commercials where the person happily yawns and is rolling …

Disney Has Quietly Added the Future of Theme Parks

The company has a new Star Wars attraction near one of its theme parks that could change everything.<p>Virtual reality (VR) has been talked about for …

Walt Disney Company

Sorry, But Your Husband’s Most Disgusting Habit Is Helping You Live Longer

Researchers at the University of Exeter have found that hydrogen sulfide, the nose-pinching scent that gives flatulence its rotten egg-like quality, …

9 Hard Things You Have to Do to Move Forward with Your Life

Maybe it’s the life lessons I was forced to learn the hard way, or the toll of loss and failure I had recently endured, but a decade ago, in the …

Positive Thinking

We May Have Uncovered the First Ever Evidence of the Multiverse

Too Cold<p>For years, scientists have been baffled by a weird anomaly far away in space: a mysterious “Cold Spot” about 1.8 billion light-years across. …

Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise of civilisations

Ancient stone carvings confirm that a comet struck the Earth around 11,000BC, a devastating event which wiped out woolly mammoths and sparked the rise of civilisations.<p>Experts at the University of Edinburgh analysed mysterious symbols carved onto stone pillars at Gobekli Tepe in southern Turkey, to …

Kitchen storage that will make your life easier

You need storage in every room of your home, but there is one space that demands more than most; your kitchen! Think about everything you need to …

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon: This Is It

It's got 840 horses, does 0-60 in 2.3 seconds, and hits the quarter-mile in 9.65 at more than 140 mph. The Demon has arrived.<p>At a pier on the west side of New York City, Dodge finally unveiled the 2018 Challenger SRT Demon, the drag-racing variant of the already-outrageous SRT Hellcat. "We wanted …

Sunken Gardens And Backyards Blend Privacy And Closeness To Nature

Building a sunken seating area or fire pit is a neat trick that architects sometimes use when they want to create an unobstructed view of the garden …

A Real Estate Boom, Powered by Pot

QUINCY, Mass. — At the edge of an industrial park in this suburb south of Boston, past a used-car auction lot and a defunct cheese factory, is an unmarked warehouse bristling with security cameras and bustling with activity. Until recently, the cinder-block structure was home to a wholesale …

Real Estate

Could this blocky GIF be our first look at aliens?

Trappist-1, a nearby star that could host up to seven Earth-like planets, conjures up visions of a space-faring society out of science fiction. The images of Trappist-1 that scientists actually deal with are more reminiscent of Pong.<p>When scientists and NASA announced the discovery of Trappist-1 …

Play laser tag in the real world with this smartphone attachment

Playing laser tag is fun, but in order to do so, you have to go to a special venue, get specialized equipment and basically block off the entire day. With Proxy42's Inceptor, however, you don't have to. This little accessory combined with a game called Father.io essentially changes any smartphone …

NASA released incredible new animations of a star that exploded with the energy of 100 million suns

New animations released by NASA are recasting a groundbreaking astronomical moment in a whole new light.<p>On February 24, 1987, astronomers Oscar Dhalde and Ian Shelton witnessed an incredible sight atop a Chilean mountain: a new star in the night sky. Soon, however, they realized it was not a star's …

Universe

Jyn Erso’s Necklace In ’Star Wars: Rogue One’ Was Hiding Secrets In Plain Sight

Sometimes the amount of threads connecting pieces of the <i>Star Wars</i> universe are so numerous, it can be overwhelming. Between the films, television shows, novels, and comics there are dozens of plates spinning across decades of lore. Things that may seem insignificant in the moment may end up as …

10 Things I’ve Let Go and How This Has Set Me Free

<b>“I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves.”</b> <i>~</i> <b>Louise Hay</b><p>Looking back on my life, I came to understand that perfection was …

Positive Thinking

Robert Kraft has message for Patriots’ haters

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has a strong message for the team’s haters.<p>Kraft was interviewed by Andrea Kremer for HBO’s “Real Sports” in …

Check out this awesome drone video of a SpaceX landing that Elon Musk shared

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How to handle sleep deprivation, according to a Navy SEAL

Or even worse, "I'm your carefree single friend who stays out until 2 AM and then goes to brunch!"<p>All of them also think they're sharing a secret, as if they're frontline soldiers watching new recruits get rotated to the front. These people are incredibly annoying. Or maybe they're not. Who knows, …

Millimeter-Scale Computers: Now With Deep-Learning Neural Networks on Board

Computer scientist David Blaauw pulls a small plastic box from his bag. He carefully uses his fingernail to pick up the tiny black speck inside and …

Watch ILM Completely Digitally Create the Planets of Rogue One

The best visual effects are the ones we don’t even see. In <i>Rogue One</i>, we know Tarkin isn’t physically there and that the Death Star doesn’t really …

The Build-Your-Own-Handbag Startup That’s Perfected Mass Customization

How Mon Purse’s Lana Hopkins shook up the supply chain and embraced technology so consumers can design their own bags at non-luxury prices.<p>If you pop into Bloomingdale’s in New York in search of a new handbag, you might notice that, next to the Rebecca Minkoff, Marc Jacobs, and Salvatore Ferragamo …

The Top 10 Reasons Being a Dad Rocks My World

Being a dad makes the grind of being an entrepreneur totally worth it.<p>Being an entrepreneur is a grind that can mean working long hours. Success never comes easily and it can be a struggle at times to keep chasing the dream. Every entrepreneur needs external motivation to give them the drive they …

Disney's Star Wars theme park to open in 2019, Avatar's this summer (correction)

Prepare to do some walking<p>Disney’s two upcoming theme park worlds, Star Wars Land and Pandora — The World of Avatar, will open in 2019 and May 2017, respectively, the company announced today.<p>Disney’s CEO Bob Iger confirmed during an investors call that Pandora — The World of Avatar will open in …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Make a plan now while you still can.<p>10:18 a.m. Today10:18 a.m. Aug. 17, 2018<p>Experts say this T-shirt is just the latest example of luxury goods …

Leaked video shows new ‘nightmare-inducing’ wheeled robot from Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics is best known for its bipedal and quadrupedal robots, but it turns out the company has also been experimenting with some radical new tech: the wheel.<p>The company’s new wheeled, upright robot is named Handle (“because it’s supposed to handle objects”) and looks like a cross between a …

Ready for the Super Bowl? Score big with these 20 recipes

Super wings, grilled shrimp cocktail, double-chocolate brownies, stuffed peppers, beer nuts and more. The Super Bowl is this Sunday — do you have a game plan ready to feed your hungry fans? Beyond the big screen TV and a cooler stocked with ice cold drinks, this is one party that's all about the …

Los Angeles

Researchers Just Found Evidence of an Ancient 'Lost Continent' Under Mauritius

Earth still has some massive secrets.<p>Newly discovered crystals expelled from volcanic eruptions on the island of Mauritius are billions of years …

I never expected my sobriety to be an issue at my child’s preschool fundraisers

By Britni de la Cretaz<p>At the first meeting for families at the co-op nursery school we have carefully chosen for our daughter, the food spread includes hummus, a farro salad and mac and cheese. In the coolers are flavored seltzers, cans of beer and bottles of wine. It is 6 p.m. on a Thursday.<p>I …

Parenting

Three Insane STAR WARS Origami Tutorials to Help You Learn the Ways of the Fold

If you’re going to learn the ways of the Fold, whether you intend to follow the darkness or the light, you’ll doubtlessly want a good teacher to lead …

Tutorials