Brain Study Suggests We Perceive Time Through Activities, Not By Minutes or Hours

A recent rat-brain study offers insight into how the brain tells time, and its lead researcher believes the findings have practical applications for how we can cope with unpleasant things in life, or make the most of a good time. By monitoring the brain wave activity of rats as they repeated behaviors over the course … Read more

Country Singer Rory Feek Marries His Daughter’s Teacher 8 Years After the Death of His Wife Joey

Rory Feek has remarried nearly a decade after the tragic death of his wife, Joey. The 59-year-old country singer shared on his blog that he and Rebecca tied the knot on July 14 “under a beautiful timber-frame pavilion” in Greycliff, Montana in front of family and friends who made the long trek on short notice. … Read more

Rescuers ‘amazed’ to find missing man alive, needing medical attention near Red River Gorge

A man missing in the Red River Gorge area of the Daniel Boone National Forest was found alive Saturday, two weeks after he was last seen. The Wolfe County Search & Rescue Team said in a Facebook post Saturday afternoon that they were “amazed to report” that Scott Hern was found “alive but in need … Read more

Enough With the Arrogant Attitudes Towards Extreme Heat

This story originally appeared on Vox and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. A 4-month-old died in Arizona as temperatures climbed into triple digits. A 2-year-old died in a hot car, also in Arizona. At least four people have died from heat-related illnesses in Oregon. One motorcyclist died and others were sickened riding through … Read more

‘Big Brother’ Contestant Berates Housemate Days After Premiere

Play video content CBS “Big Brother” is heating up early this year … ’cause one housemate tore into another just days into the competition — and, people online are loving it. Here’s the deal … season 26 of “Big Brother” premiered on Wednesday, and diehards are obviously watching the 24/7 streams — and, anyone who … Read more

Deaths mount in Bangladesh student protests over government jobs quota

DHAKA, Bangladesh — Police imposed a strict curfew with a “shoot-on-sight” order across Bangladesh as military forces patrolled parts of the capital Saturday after scores were killed and hundreds injured in clashes over the allocation of civil service jobs. The curfew began at midnight and was relaxed from noon to 2 p.m. for people to … Read more

NYT ‘Connections’ hints and answers for July 20: Tips to solve ‘Connections’ #405.

Connections is the latest New York Times word game that’s captured the public’s attention. The game is all about finding the “common threads between words.” And just like Wordle, Connections resets after midnight and each new set of words gets trickier and trickier—so we’ve served up some hints and tips to get you over the … Read more

How will India spend its billions?

New Delhi, India – February 01: Finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, outside Finance Ministry on the Budget Day, with other members of Finance Ministry in New Delhi on February 01, 2024. (Photo by Hardik Chhabra/ The India Today Group via Getty Images) The India Today Group | The India Today Group | Getty Images This report … Read more

Prince Harry ‘hand grenades’ bring new side of King Charles

King Charles has seemingly let go of mother Queen Elizabeth’s efforts to keep Prince Harry together. His Majesty, who evicted the Duke of Sussex from his Frogmore Cottage abode, went against his mother’s wishes to mend rift with Harry and wife Meghan Markle. Historian Dr Tessa Dunlop told the Mirror: “Britain’s response to the news … Read more

The Gamma PS1 emulator for iOS gets Multitap support and better audio

The Gamma PS1 emulator has gained a number of significant updates since it launched as one of the first console emulators for iPhones in May. Recent updates added a new “Enhance Audio” feature and better multiplayer support, joining other key updates over the last few weeks. Developer Benjamin Stark (aka ZodTTD) told The Verge in … Read more