Holiday Gift Guides

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Guardians of the Galaxy set leak reveals a surprising MCU Easter egg

A look at the blockbuster-within-the-blockbuster.

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splash art for Final Fantasy XIV Valentione's Day 2022

Everything you need to know about FFXIV's Valentione's Day 2022 event

Eorzea is feeling the love.

Father Christmas, 4th December 1932. (Photo by Daily Herald Archive/National Science & Media Museum/...

199 years later, historians still don’t know who wrote the most iconic Christmas poem

All through the house...

Hinge's "dating me is like" prompt lets users get creative

Walmart's Black Friday Sale Might Be Over — But The Deals Keep Coming

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Tis the Season
pins from Pokémon holiday 2021 collection

Look: Pokémon holiday 2021 collection is adorable and festive

“Ho-Oh, Ho-Oh!”

Happy Holidays

You need to play the most batshit Christmas game for free on Xbox Game Pass

There aren't many Christmas games out there, but Yakuza Kiwami is a classic.

Holiday Blues

Hangover science: 3 things to know before indulging in drinking

How to prepare yourself for a (virtual) holiday party hangover.

Santa Science
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Five science-backed findings to give essential holiday gifts

Stop thinking like a giver and start thinking like a receiver.

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Wrapping gifts.

Psychology of gift-giving: Finding the perfect gift comes down to 2 factors

How to choose the right holiday gift, based on decades of research.

Mind and Body
A teenager eats turkey in 1945.

4 ways science secretly influences Thanksgiving dinner

Time to gobble-gobble up some facts.

Sunday Scaries
Fox actress Lillian Harvey carves the turkey for a Thanksgiving dinner, Hollywood, California, early...

Psychologists explain how to spend Thanksgiving alone — and enjoy it

Being alone is very different from being lonely.

Mind and Body

8 scientist-recommended gifts that give your brain a mental hug

A positive well-being gift guide.


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Inverse 2019 holiday gift guide for gaming geeks and Baby Yoda freaks

Need to spread holiday cheer for a hard-to-please Inverse reader? We got you covered.


Smart Home 2019 Holiday GIF Guide

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