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11 Science Photos From This Week That Will Fill You With Awe

Mars drones, a new anglerfish, and more!

Space

Jesus Vs. Aliens: The Culture War Raging in the UFO Capital of the World

The aliens are a nice change from the flat, neverending drive from the North. As I pull into the town’s dusty, stretching main street, I notice a …

Paranormal

How I ended up saving too much money for my wedding — and how you can, too

First, a few caveats. My husband and I had some financial help from our parents to cover wedding expenses. I won't get into too many details to protect their financial privacy, but we were definitely able to afford a nice wedding because of their generosity.<p>If we had to pay for it all on our own, …

Personal Finance

Uber now offers its own car leases to UberX drivers

As Uber continues to evolve beyond just dominating on-demand rides, the company is furthering its bets on leasing cars to drivers. Uber announced …

Transportation

Earth 2.0: Nasa says scientists have found 'closest twin' outside solar system

Using four years’ worth of data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers announce the new exoplanet along with 12 possible ‘habitable’ others<p>Scientists on the hunt for extraterrestrial life have discovered “the closest twin to Earth” outside the solar system, Nasa announced on Thursday.<p>Working …

Astronomy

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NASA’s ‘Planet X’ Files Leaked: NASA Knows Nibiru Is Coming, Says Conspiracy Theorists

There is evidence of an ongoing resurgence of the Planet X (also known as Nibiru) cataclysm conspiracy theory following the publication of new …

Paranormal

Space Station Crosses Moon's Face in Stunning New Photo

An amazing new photograph shows the International Space Station (ISS) crossing in front of the bright and seemingly enormous moon.<p>We're used to …

Why Is Our Solar System Missing The Universe's Most Common Planet?

As NASA’s New Horizons mission approaches Pluto, we’re poised to get our best-ever look at an object from the outskirts of our Solar System: formed from the ice-and-rock that was far too distant to get absorbed into our Sun or any of the planets. Already, the photos it’s returning are spectacular, …

Astronomy

Cristiano Ronaldo Slammed by Dani Alves, Barcelona's Lionel Messi 'Much Better'

Barcelona full-back Dani Alves has claimed Lionel Messi is "much better" than Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, a player he suggests doesn't see "what really matters" on the football pitch: teamwork.<p>Alves is known for his flamboyant, honest nature. He spoke to ESPN (h/t <i>Marca</i>) about the age-old …

Soccer

Scientists Separate Marijuana's Highs From Its Medical Lows

No more ‘Dude, where’s my car?'<p>Marijuana is getting a lot of love lately, from newly legal recreational users in a few American states, and doctors alike. Researchers are uncovering lots of ways in which THC, the chemical responsible for most of the herb’s psychological effects, can help treat …

Cannabis

From Meat to Muscle

<b>3. Creating Usable Parts</b><br>From your stomach, the chyme passes into your small intestines. Here, additional enzymes--trypsin and chymotrypsin—act on the amino acid strands to break them into even smaller parts, until only single and double amino acids remain.<p><b>4. Preparing for Delivery</b><br>The amino acids …

Hillary Clinton accuses China of 'stealing US secrets'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1178000/1178295_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522561201_75a2454842b5fda856419e48de2ac2fb<p><b>US Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has accused China of stealing commercial secrets and government information.</b><p>She accused China of …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

The Americans are coming! Some in a Texas county fear an Obama-led U.S. military invasion.

As the U.S. prepares to launch a massive training exercise there this month, many suspect it’s a secret plot to spy on them, confiscate their guns and ultimately establish martial law in Texas.<p>As the U.S. prepares to launch a training exercise there this month, many suspect it’s a secret plot to …

Obama Administration

Positive Reinforcement: 9 Things You Shouldn't Say to Your Child

Boston bomber apologises to victims after receiving death sentence

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev spoke in court for the first time since the attack at the Boston Marathon<p>The Boston Marathon bomber broke his two years of silence today by telling a courtroom packed with his victims: "I am sorry for the lives that I have taken."<p>Moments before he was formally sentenced to death …

Justice

WATCH: Insane Meteor And UFO Footage

Thrilling amateur footage of strange lights in the sky. Watch as the lights separate into three lots of three and then recombine again. Very large …

Netflix rolls out revamped website, its first major update in 4 years

After confirming it was coming, Netflix has finally launched its new website globally. The revamp is rolling out starting today — though if you don’t see it yet, don’t fret; the company says it may take up to two weeks to reach all members.<p>This is the website’s first major update in four years. In …

Lionel Messi Reveals Wayne Rooney Admiration, Ignores Cristiano Ronaldo Rivalry

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi believes Manchester United's Wayne Rooney "has exceptional quality" and could thrive in La Liga.<p>The Argentinian superstar, who chatted about fellow players with <i>ShortList</i> (h/t Hamish Mackay of the <i>Mirror</i>), also suggests the footballing press has concocted a nonexistent …

Soccer

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Google Analytics

8 Tips from Entrepreneurs Who Grew Startups into Successful Businesses | Inc.com

The difference between a startup and a hugely successful business is often a few years (or more!), tons of hard work, a pinch of luck, vision, and timing. The vast majority of successful businesses, corporations and entities were at one time a startup. That's right--the Starbucks and Walmarts of …

Entrepreneurship

A better night's sleep is all in your head

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you toss and turn at night, yearning for a good night's sleep?<p>According to the Centers for Disease Control, an estimated 50 million to 70 million American adults have a sleep or wakefulness disorder that can affect their lives in serious ways. Chronic diseases such as diabetes, …

Sleep

7 Wild Myths About Pluto

Faraway Pluto is difficult to study from Earth, so the dwarf planet has remained largely mysterious to scientists and laypeople alike since its …

Black Holes: Facts, Theory & Definition

Black holes are some of the strangest and most fascinating objects found in outer space. They are objects of extreme density, with such strong …

Black Holes

Worst XI of 2014/15 Premier League Signings

Premier League football clubs spent a huge £965 million on new players across the 2014/15 summer and winter transfer windows, but it wasn't all money well spent.<p>In addition to the hit buys in England's top flight—such as Diego Costa, Alexis Sanchez and Cesc Fabregas—there were a number of flops, …

Soccer

These Are the Planets We Could Move to Once We’re Done Completely Destroying Earth

If you attend any climate change protest these days, you're bound to see a sign that reads, "There is no planet B." Even UN Secretary General Ban Ki …

Universe

Google Photos Reminder: Smile, It’s Free — You’re The Product!

At its I/O developer conference last week Google announced a big revamp of its cloud-based photo sharing and storage product, uncoupling it from the Google+ social network, where usage was inevitably constrained, and sending it winging its way onto the wider web and iOS as a standalone app.<p>Its …

Google Photos

Getting started with Google Photos

Finally, the photos app you've been waiting for.<p>You can have your Android M, your Brillo, your Cardboard and any of the other products announced at Google's I/O developer conference yesterday.<p>I just need Google Photos , a product I've been waiting for to create order out of my sprawling photo …

Apps