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'We Are Climbing Rapidly Out of Humankind's Safe Zone': New Report Warns Dire Climate Warnings Not Dire Enough

By Jon Queally<p>Offering a stark warning to the world, a new report out Monday argues that the reticence of the world's scientific community—trapped in …

Climate Change

A Harvard professor just busted the myth that coconut oil is good for you, calling it 'pure poison'

A 50-minute German lecture becoming a viral hit on YouTube might sound unusual, but the title of the talk by Karin Michels, the director of the Institute for Prevention and Tumor Epidemiology at the University of Freiburg and a professor at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, has caused a …

Coconut

You might be paying for iPhone app subscriptions you're not using — here's how to cancel them

• <b>You might have several monthly or annual subscriptions for content or apps billed through iTunes.</b>• <b><br>Here’s how you can check what you’re subscribed to</b> …

The best and worst gaming laptop brands of 2018

Gaming laptops are awesome. In some cases, they are highly configurable powerhouses with their own light shows, and in others, they are bargain machines that offer just enough oomph to play the latest and greatest PC games. But there's a lot to consider when purchasing a gaming notebook, and that …

Laptops

As a longtime Spotify devotee, I'm always shocked people don't know about one of its best features — here's how to use it

1/<p>1. Uploading music to Spotify.<p>Spotify<p>The process of uploading music to Spotify is super simple. First, click on this little drop-down menu, right …

Mobile Devices

Get Amazon’s highest rated iPad case now available in Ferrari Red

ZUGU CASE, maker of Amazon’s highest rated case for iPad, is releasing a new version of the case available today.<p>Based out of California, ZUGU has made a name for itself in recent years for its highly-rated iPad case called The Progidy. This week the company is launching an updated version of the …

IPad Pro

The Must-Have iPad App for Artists, Designers & Creatives

For years I’ve heard about the app Procreate. But only recently was I able to download the app and try it with Apple Pencil on iPad for myself. I am certainly no visual artist, but I was immediately amazed by the capabilities and user-interface of Procreate. The app somehow manages to be both …

Apple Pencil

The best NVMe SSD

SSD prices have dropped substantially over the past few months, and with the arrival of Intel's QLC 660P drive, NVMe is getting dangerously close to …

Computer Hardware

A Guide To Frigates In 'No Man's Sky Next'

One of the major advantages of acquiring a freighter in <i>No Man’s Sky Next</i> is that it opens the door to building a fleet of frigates. Frigates introduce a new style of gameplay that puts you in the position of a fleet commander who sends out small groups of ships on lucrative and dangerous …

Military

Ten habits of people who lose weight and keep it off

Most people who diet will regain 50% of the lost weight in the first year after losing it. Much of the rest will regain it in the following three …

Weight Loss

The five universal laws of human stupidity

In 1976, a professor of economic history at the University of California, Berkeley published an essay outlining the fundamental laws of a force he perceived as humanity’s greatest existential threat: Stupidity.<p>Stupid people, Carlo M. Cipolla explained, share several identifying traits: they are …

University of California

Hard Cuts: 20 Best Fixed Blade Knives

Smith & Wesson SWHRT9B Fixed Blade<p>Simple and sleek in its construction, this might be the ultimate budget fixed-blade ever built. It features a …

Knives

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

At its best, science fiction can present a captivating, inventive picture of societal trends and flaws.<p>The Metacritic data we compiled here to track the most critically acclaimed sci-fi movies of all time traces a lineage of great films from Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey" through the Tom …

Science Fiction

'No Man's Sky Next': Two Easy Ways To Make Money While You Explore New Planets

Despair may loom the first time you look at the cost of buying a new Multi-tool or Starship in <i>No Man’s Sky Next</i>. You’ve accumulated 10’s of thousands of units (the game’s main currency), but the items you want to buy cost millions. Although your financial situation appears dire, it isn’t. Money …

No Man's Sky

I asked the oldest people I know what they regret most, and their replies contradicted what people tend to think is important in life

My preconceptions about older people first began to crumble when one of my congregants, a woman in her 80s, came into my office seeking pastoral care. She had been widowed for several years but the reason for her distress was not the loss of her husband. It was her falling in love with a married …

Happiness

Growing new immune system could end misery of Crohn's disease

Stem cell transplants could the end misery of Crohn's disease, scientists hope.<p>A clinical trial has begun which will use stem cells to grow a new immune system for people with the condition which causes inflammation in the digestive system, leading to chronic pain and extreme tiredness.<p>Around …

Immune System

How to Copy Your Windows Installation to an SSD

If you’re looking to upgrade your computer to a solid-state drive but don’t want to start everything back up from scratch, here’s how to transfer …

Linux

Manuka Honey Is 'Liquid Gold' When It Comes to Killing Germs, But Only If You Buy the Right Kind

When it comes to superfoods, manuka honey just may be your new go-to sugar substitute. Its popularity has recently skyrocketed, which could explain …

Asia Pacific

The Complete Nintendo Switch Buying Guide

Thanks to its ability to be played on a TV or on the go, the Nintendo Switch is the most versatile gaming console available right now. It's also home not only to Nintendo's first-party games, but also a growing number of third-party and indie gems on the Eshop. All of which is to say that if you …

Gaming

8 Benefits of Dark Chocolate

Chocolate is healthy...yes, you are all reading that correctly. Welcome to the dark side.<p>August 05, 2018<p>Hold the phone, chocolate is healthy for you? …

Wellness

How to overcome perfectionism: 4 secrets from research

We all know someone who needs everything to be “just right.” Someone who spends way too long on even simple tasks – often driving themselves and …

Self-help

No Man's Sky inventory space - how to increase ship inventory, suit inventory, and max out inventory slots

<b>Inventory space</b> is at a real premium in No Man's Sky, even if you aren't tormented by the same hoarding demons that plague our own journey across the …

Multi-tools

Four Fastest Ways To Make Money In No Man's Sky

The No Man's Sky Next update is causing a resurgence of players to once again jump into Hello Games' title. Although exploring the cosmos and discovering new planets and alien species is still at the core of No Man's Sky, Next double downs on the action-adventure and survival elements by …

No Man's Sky

No Man’s Sky travel diary: leaving the nest

<i>Two years ago, when</i> No Man’s Sky <i>first launched, I wrote a journal that chronicled my adventures in the game’s sprawling, procedurally generated universe. Since then,</i> <i>the game has changed considerably</i><i>, most recently with</i> <i>the</i> No Man’s Sky Next <i>expansion</i><i>, which is the biggest update yet. It adds new</i> …

No Man's Sky

A Quick Guide to No Man’s Sky’s Freighters And Frigates

When you’re zooming through space in <i>No Man’s Sky</i>, sometimes you’ll hear what sounds like a clap of thunder. That’s a freighter warping in. Freighters …

No Man's Sky

No Man's Sky for PlayStation 4: A Beginner's Guide

With the release of No Man's Sky on Xbox One the game is finally getting the second chance that it deserves. It notably suffered a controversial …

No Man's Sky

Gerber Devour Multi-Fork

Whether you’re talking pocket knives or multi-tools, Gerber consistently produces some of the best and most affordable EDC pieces out there. The …

Camping

How To Make Lots of Money in No Man's Sky Next

Unless you’re running tonnes of side missions, it can be difficult to raise funds in <i>No Man’s Sky</i>. If you’re not interested in farming or running …

Our 10 Healthiest One-Pot Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

There's a lot to love about one-pot dinners — namely, how quick and easy they are to prepare and clean up. But one-pot meals also have a reputation …

Cooking

Making The Cut: 15 Best Pocket Knife Brands

We cannot stress enough that every man should have, carry, and use a pocket knife. Literally as often as legally permissible and reasonable it is to …