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Briefly: Best Audiobooks, New Nerf Guns, Fitness Trainer Tips

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: 10 brilliant audiobooks that can teach you a new skill in less than a day, what it’s like to play games for a living, the science of nuclear missiles.


Briefly: Dr Tyson Vs Oz, 1-Day Body Cleanse, 50% Off Contact Lenses

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Dr Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s stern warning for Australia’s scientific community, Joe Hockey warns that GST-free threshold for online shopping could be reduced to $0, get $50 off $99 spend at SpecSavers.


Video Briefly: Best Sci-Fi, Wicked Weather, Road Wars

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Watch a live stream of a Netherlands roundabout, a guided meditation video for people who hate meditation, new behind-the-scenes footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.


Briefly: Mad Max Meets Star Wars, Windows 10 Love-In, Free Tacos

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Watch an amazing time-lapse video of the sky, why you should upgrade to Windows 10, free Nespresso delivery.


Briefly: New James Bond Trailer, Virtual Boy Turns 20, Boring NBN

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: The ten most beautiful-looking movies of all time, Nintendo’s Virtual Boy turns 20, watch the new trailer to James Bond: SPECTRE.


Briefly: New HP Laptops, Dashcam Disasters, Cheap Meat

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Terrible drivers caught on dashcam, get 20% off meat at Woolworths, why aren’t human fingers all the same length?


Briefly: 5 Trillion Dollar Asteroid, Cheap Google Chromecast, EB Games Expose

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Watch the platinum-loaded 2011 UW-158 asteroid shoot past Earth, get a Google Chromecast for under $35, when working at EB Gams becomes a nightmare.


Video Briefly: Live Roundabout, Guided Meditation, New Star Wars Footage

Brief video items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Watch a live stream of a Netherlands roundabout, a guided meditation video for people who hate meditation, new behind-the-scenes footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.


Briefly: Pluto Conspiracy, Hooters Tanks, 30GB Free Cloud Storage

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Hooters’ Aussie restaurants go into administration, get 30GB of free cloud storage from Pogoplug, did NASA fake the Pluto flyby?


Briefly: Commodore 64 Phone, 4D Hearts, New Golden Gaytime

Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Streets launches chocolate-flavoured Golden Gaytime, Commodore releases retro gaming phone, why your fear of radiation is irrational.