Valve has said its Discovery Queue has increased product page views across Steam by 30% since the company launched the Discovery Update. According to Valve, 75% of those views come from the Discovery Queue, and 16% of product views can be attributed to the Discovery Queue. Even Steam Tags clicks have increased. The system is […]
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Jupiter gone wild and a sweet revelation about chocolate make the list: Turkish Delight: A Huge Underground City : Construction workers demolishing homes in Turkey's Nevsehir province in 2013 found the entrance to what could be the largest ancient underground city ever unearthed in the region. Its creators had a practical...
Every week at AskMen we keep our eyes out for coolest gear, gadgets and clothing to come onto the market. Check out the best of the past week below. MB&F Melchior Clock Why it’s awesome: One of the most inventive Swiss watch companies celebrates with one of their most inventive designs ever for their 10th anniversaries. Show More Summary
Optimizing a brand’s locations for search, discovery, and traffic — both online and in the real world There has never been more ways to find a Starbucks. You can go to the store locator on the website. Chances are, it will be the mobile version, because that’s how local search happens more often than not. Or […]
“You have to go in head first” when getting eaten alive by an anaconda, according to the Discovery Channel’s sneak peek of Eaten Alive, its newest affront to televised science. On Dec. 7, Discovery will air one brave man’s quest into (and back out of) the belly of the beast—an anaconda, to be exact. Show More Summary
In this week’s installment of our partnership with 5by, the video discovery and messaging platform that curates the web’s best viral videos, we take a look at the top five videos of the week from the platform’s TV category. For background...Show More Summary
Everyone is impressed with a lizard that changes colors … until they see the amphibian that changes shapes. An article in the latest issue of Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society describes the discovery of the world’s first shape-shifting frog by a married research team from Cleveland,...
In the latest episode of Vanity Fair‘s “Psych of a Psycho“, former FBI profiler Candice DeLong, who is regular commentator on the Investigation Discovery channel (ID), uses her skills to analyze and profile the Breaking Bad character Walter White; what motivated him to go from a financially struggling high school teacher to an incredibly wealthy […]
More on one of the worst mass murderers in recent history: GERMAN prosecutors revealed the “significant discovery” made at Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz’s…
This morning, Automotive News reported that the Land Rover brand has decided to cut ties with all of its creative agencies. Before launching the lower-priced Discovery and Defender models, parent company Jaguar Land Rover moved to consolidate all work with Spark44, the in-house agency it created to promote the larger Jaguar brand. Show More Summary
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In 2013, James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman, and Thomas C. Südhof won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of molecular machineries for vesicle trafficking, a major transport system in cells for maintaining cellular processes. Show More Summary
Sixty years ago, Jonas Salk's inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) gave new hope to parents in the U.S. that they could protect their children from what was, at the time, one of the most terrifying diseases facing Americans. Today, the world...Show More Summary
Prosecutor's spokesman Ralf Herrenbrueck said that the discovery of the torn-up notes "support the current preliminary assessment that the deceased hid his illness from his employer and colleagues," according to the AP.
The discovery of a gene mutation that increases the risk of acute lymphoblastic leukemia, may help doctors to increase monitoring and to develop strategies to prevent the disease.
The search for missing 5-year-old Noah Terry Thomas has come to a tragic end with the discovery of the child’s body. The Roanoke Times reports that his body was found inside of a septic tank on his parents’ property on Thursday afternoon. Show More Summary
A month ago, the Discovery Channel promised a new journey into the world of the gratuitously grotesque: A man was going to wade into the Amazon, douse himself in pig’s blood, and get eaten alive by a giant anaconda. Several media outlets, Slate included, were more horrified than impressed. Show More Summary
Last we checked in with the Discovery Channel, it had just acquired a new president who promised that his channel would stop trying to trick children and stoned people into believing in mermaids and crap by airing “documentaries” that presented said crap under the guise of pseudoscientific fact. Show More Summary