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The Food Lab: Here's Why McDonald's Burgers Don't Rot

Like Rolling Stones farewell tours or the McRib, every few years they seem to come back. I'm talking about those ready-made-for-reposting, viral-friendly photographs of McDonald's food that doesn't seem to ever rot. It started back in 2008, when Karen Hanrahan shared a photograph of a McDonald's …

McDonald's

The 39 most hilariously bad Amazon movie reviews

For the past few years Joe Grabinksi has chronicled the most hilariously bad Amazon reviews of popular movies.<p>He's good at it, too. Grabinski's Twitter account, "Amazon Movie Reviews," has amassed over 150,000 followers, and even helped him launch his own podcast where he talks to filmmakers about …

Movie Reviews

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

Apps

The Best Upper-Body Exercises When You Can't Do a Pull-Up (Yet!)

It takes more than strong arms to do a pull-up. And if you regularly crush your strength workouts or HIIT routines but still can't seem to get your …

Workouts

Disney's FaceDirector changes facial expressions in movies

The new tool out of Disney Research's labs could turn an ingénue's semi-decent attempt into a finely nuanced performance. This software called FaceDirector has the capability to merge together separate frames from different takes to create the perfect scene. It does that by analyzing both the …

Here are 6 movies that blatantly re-used footage from other movies

This is a fun one. Screen Rant came up with a list of movies that shows how films have recycled and reused scenes from other movies. This isn’t an …

We already knew the Earth was not the center of the universe, but now we know exactly where it is.

Scientists have mapped more than 8,000 galaxies to find the Earth's official address, and it turns out the universe is even bigger than we …

Universe

The best gaming deals you can snag on Black Friday

Black Friday shoppers, it's your time to shine. Whether you're standing in line at 3 a.m. or clicking "add to cart" while eating turkey, there are …

The British Columbian Wilderness and the Baddest Water Filter Ever Built

300 miles north of Vancouver lies the Great Bear Rainforest. It’s a huge, rugged, chunk of land with ample diversity of scenery, and the best part is …

Ivan Reitman on directing the original “Ghostbusters” and why fans will be “very, very happy” with the female-centric reboot

Salon talks to the director of the legendary 1984 comedy about his original cast and the upcoming remake<p>In the early 1980s, Ivan Reitman was an ambitious young man in Hollywood, from Slovakia by way of Canada, whose career as a producer and director of low-budget grindhouse movies had taken a …

Comedy

20-something small, portable campers for backwoods living

Out back<p>Easily the largest category of small campers in the collection is hitch trailers, which come in every size, shape and style. Some of them are …

RVs

The definitive guide to all the free fast food you can get during NFL season

NFL season is full of opportunities to get free stuff — even if you're not a fan.<p>We've compiled the best deals from Dunkin' Donuts, Papa John's, McDonald's, and many more.<p>Dunkin' Donuts in New York and Boston offer discounts and freebies the day after a Giants, Jets, or Patriots win.<p>Customers who …

Football (U.S.)

This is not the island you're looking for, Irish wildlife groups tell Star Wars

Film crews for episode eight of the franchise set to return to Skellig Michael, as Irish government hopes island’s film appearance will boost tourism<p>Far, far away at the western end of the Irish “universe” a battle has commenced between rebels determined to save a small corner of their planet and …

Ireland

Metal Gear Solid 5 Special Edition PS4 Coming to Europe

Sony will release a special edition PlayStation 4 system themed around Konami's Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain later this year in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, the company announced on Tuesday.<p>This console, which will also be available in Japan, sports a nice red-and-black color scheme, …

What Endurance Athletes Need to Eat

And if a diet works for weight loss, we figure it must be a healthy diet, which means it’s also the best diet for whatever our fitness goals happen to be.<p>(Building your best body requires drive, sweat, and the right food. Fuel Your Fat-Burners With 101 Muscle Meals from Men’s Health.)<p>These are all …

The Best Homemade Hot Sauce Recipes

Many of us can agree on liking our food with a kick — but one of the toughest things to get a majority to agree on is the very best variety of hot …

Carrying a portable movie theater in your backpack is amazing

I've been spending my evenings in an empty movie theater.<p>It's a strange experience to look around, see that you have the room completely to yourself and stretch out to really enjoy the space. No one complains when you kick their seat. You can talk if you want. I don't worry about people getting …

Massive cyber-spying program 'the Equation Group' discovered

An incredibly sophisticated cyber espionage operation, likely originating in the U.S., has been discovered by the security researchers at Russia's</i> …

How To Get A Free The Order: 1886 PS4 Theme

With the game's release just around the corner, Sony has launched a new interactive website for upcoming PlayStation 4 game, The Order: 1886. The site lets you explore the game's characters, locations, enemies, and more through trailers and images.<p>The best part? Explore all 10 areas and you'll …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

Asteroid swings very near Earth: Are you up for a midnight viewing?

An asteroid five football fields wide will make a near-Earth flyby on Monday, and you may be able to see it at the witching hour with a pair of strong binoculars.<p>Late Monday -- particularly at midnight -- will be prime time for trying to catch a glimpse of asteroid 2004 BL86, said the<p>Jet Propulsion …

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Travel

How virtual reality ate the Sundance Film Festival

The most buzzworthy feature of 2015’s Sundance Film Festival isn’t a film at all, but a pair of virtual reality goggles you strap to your head. Three years after VR made its debut at Sundance, the technology has fully established itself. An entire section of the festival is now devoted to VR …

Virtual Reality

See That Big Asteroid Buzzing Earth? What About The Ones We Miss?

Perhaps you’ve heard by now that on Monday the stadium-sized asteroid 2004 BL86 will make a close but non-threatening pass by the Earth, near enough that you might be able to watch it whizz by with a pair of binoculars. As its name denotes, astronomers have known about this space rock’s existence …

Asteroids

McDead? More lousy results from McDonald's

Ba da ba ba blech! McDonald's reported awful results for the fourth quarter and warned that the first half of 2015 will be a McChallenge.<p>Investors were disappointed. The stock was down more than 1% Friday -- even though some were bracing for the numbers to be even worse.<p>But make no mistake. …

McDonald's

Moth eyes inspire scientists to cut reflection on solar panels

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Image courtesy of Johan J.Ingles-Le Nobel<p>The eyes of the common moth have led to a novel discovery that could boost …

Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

Biology

12 things we learned at the Golden Globes

Jessica Chastain a great gag reflex, Jeremy Renner is available for weddings and bar mitzvahs – and the Oscar race is now between two movies<p>Full list of winners Winners in pictures As it happened Best quotes<p>1. Bill Cosby jokes felt new ...<p>Amy Poehler and Tina Fey saved their first Cosby joke for …

Golden Globes

Hubble Revisits an Icon, the Pillars of Creation

Twenty years ago, the Hubble Space Telescope snapped one of its most iconic images ever. The three towering columns of gas bathed in the light of hot, young stars came to be called the Pillars of Creation — and they showed up on everything from t-shirts to coffee mugs to rugs. Now, to celebrate its …