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‘Do Not Push Down A Slower Friend’: National Park Service Posts Hilarious Tips On Bears

The National Park Service posted a warning about bears with some hilarious advice. “Please don’t run from bears or push your slower friends down in attempts of saving yourself.⁣⁣” In a recent Facebook post, the NPS mixed a little humor with some sound advice for running into a bear in the wild. The post continued: […]

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Barcelona v. Bayern Munich: How to watch, as Bayern batter Barca

Bayern Munich is a massive UEFA Champions League quarterfinal on Friday (start time, 3pm ET) and here is everything you need to know ahead of the epic clash in Lisbon, Portugal. And it delivered early on and kept going as Bayern Munich beat Barcelona 8-2. Yes, that’s right. 8-2! Thomas Muller scored the opener. David […]

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Adaptation in single neurons provides memory for language processing

To understand language, we have to remember the words that were uttered and combine them into an interpretation. How does the brain retain information long enough to accomplish this, despite the fact that neuronal firing events are very short-lived? Hartmut Fitz from the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics and his colleagues propose a neurobiological explanation […]

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Global stocks rise on U.S. stimulus bets; gold whipsawed

Global stocks rose on Wednesday, ending at their highest since February as investors kept betting on more stimulus in the United States despite doubts, while gold was whipsawed and silver clawed back from a massive drop. The euro strengthened versus the greenback and the dollar index gave back some recent gains, barely changed mid-way this […]

Technology

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 delayed to 2021

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 has been delayed to 2021. In a joint statement, Andy Kipling, boss of developer Hardsuit Labs, and Jakob Munthe, boss of role-playing games at publisher Paradox, said Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 needs more time “to ensure the best player experience possible”. The statement also mentions “organisational changes”, […]

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Old Dominion Remade Their Entire Album With Just Meows

According to lead singer Matthew Ramsey, during a recent band meeting, one member made a good point, and another replied with, “meow, meow.” Eventually, the random meows became an inside joke and started showing up all the time. “We just thought it was funny, and then some of our crew thought it was funny, and […]

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Transfer news: Dembele to Man United; Promes to Arsenal

In the latest transfer news Ousmane Dembele has been linked with a move to Manchester United, while Quincy Promes to Arsenal is an intriguing report. First up, let’s start in Manchester as it appears that Ousmane Dembele to Manchester United could be the back-up option if Borussia Dortmund continue to dig their heels in on […]

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Young children would rather explore than get rewards, study finds

Young children will pass up rewards they know they can collect to explore other options, a new study suggests. Researchers found that when adults and 4- to 5-year-old children played a game where certain choices earned them rewards, both adults and children quickly learned what choices would give them the biggest returns. But while adults […]

Business

China to raise issues surrounding WeChat, TikTok in trade talks with U.S.

Trade negotiators from the United States and China will discuss the implementation of the phase one trade deal in the coming days, with China likely to bring up issues surrounding TikTok and WeChat,. Agricultural purchases and the dollar-yuan exchange rate will also be among the topics to be discussed in the virtual meeting that may […]

Technology

The Last of Us Part 2 is getting permadeath

The Last of Us Part 2’s Grounded Update – which introduces new way to play Naughty Dog’s acclaimed adventure with the likes of a permadeath mode, gameplay and visual modifiers, and more is out today on PlayStation 4. Leading the charge is the the titular Grounded Mode, returning from the original Last of Us, which […]