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Bionic Hands: Disabled Limbs Replaced With Mind-Controlled Prosthetics In Medical First

Doctors have performed the world’s first “bionic hand reconstructions” – replacing a hand disabled by injury with a prosthetic that the patient can control with their mind.

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[With Vid] Beijing's Chinese New Year Sky Looks Like A Colourful Warzone

Many of the world's capital cities may think their city does fireworks best but the Beijing night sky on Chinese New Year takes pyrotechnics to another level.

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The Reality Of Becoming Your Own Boss

memeBecoming your own boss is many people's dream. The appeal seems obvious - complete freedom over how you organise your time, and only having yourself to answer to.

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Cold Brew: How To Avoid Coffee Confusion Amid The Profusion

Cold BrewIced coffee used to come with cream and milk, but now a new breed of roasters are creating cold brews using complex methods.

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How Did Maddie Ziegler & Sia Start Working Together? It Was Love At First Tweet

These days, Sia and Dance Moms star Maddie Ziegler are practically inseparable. It’s a given now that wherever Sia goes, Ziegler is sure to follow, and they make an adorable pair, especially when they dress alike. After appearing in Sia’s music videos for both “Chandelier” and “Elastic Heart” — and in her Grammy performance alongside Kristen Wiig — Ziegler has quickly become a staple in Sia’s creative process, and I love it. In fact, they work so well as a duo that it’s easy to forget that they haven’t always been side by side. Was there actually a time that existed when they didn’t work together? And actually, now that I’m thinking about it, how did Sia and Maggie Ziegler even start working together in the first place?

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Red Carpet Knockoffs For A Fraction Of The Price

ScarJoAn Oscar gown can easily cost $100,000 or more. But within 24 hours of seeing it on the red carpet, you can purchase a knockoff online for just a few hundred bucks.

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The Syria-Bound Schoolgirls Aren’t Jihadi Devil-Women, They’re Vulnerable Children

Runaway girlsWe shouldn’t be writing these girls off – the rockstar barbarism of Isis is designed to recruit impressionable teenagers, Grade-A students or otherwise, according to Nosheen Iqbal.

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How To Make Money With $1 Slices

$1 sliceFrom the outside, Rosa's looks like any other dollar pizza store. Nothing remarkable, nothing to hint there's anything special about it except, as of a few weeks ago, a sign that reads "as seen on Ellen."

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Why Reading And Writing On Paper Can Be Better For Your Brain

Some tests show that reading from a hard copy allows better concentration, while taking longhand notes versus typing onto laptops increases conceptual understanding and retention, according to Tom Chatfield.

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Marvel’s Thor Attacks Critics Who Say ‘Feminists Are Ruining Everything’

ThorLatest issue directly addresses criticisms levelled at comic-creators after Marvel introduced a female incarnation of the hammer-wielding superhero.

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