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The Juno spacecraft orbiting Jupiter has a Lego crew on board

To get kids interested in science<p>When the Juno spacecraft arrived at Jupiter earlier this week, it carried with it three tiny passengers: Lego figurines of the Roman god Jupiter, his wife Juno, and Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei.<p>The three figurines were installed on the spacecraft as part of …

Astronomy

This may be the best strawberry pie recipe ever

Sometimes dessert doesn't get any better than fresh, summer fruit piled high in a tender pie crust. It's one of the simplest ways to showcase the best the season has to offer.<p>"This time of year, I really like to make things that don't require a lot of oven time. There's so much great fruit around, …

Walking for Weight Loss

Zombie Apocalypse Quiz: How Long Would You Last in a Zombie Apocalypse?

Take this quiz and find out how long you would survive amongst the walking dead. There are easy, intermediate and hard questions all mixed together. …

An exercise scientist reveals the fastest, most significant way to lose weight with minimal effort

So you want to lose a few pounds.<p>You've heard the mantra: “Eat right. Work out.”<p>But when it comes down to it, which one of those things will make a …

Just two megapixels and $40 turns any Android into a light field, 3D camera

The Eye-Plug may only add a 2-megapixel camera to Android smartphones, but don’t scoff at the little dongle. The $40 accessory, introduced at …

Here's the INTENSE Workout Routine That's Caused Kim Kardashian to Lose All That Weight

I got winded just reading it.<p>If you're alive on this planet, you know that Kim Kardashian prizes her 2010 weight above all else. In an attempt to force her post-baby body down to 120 pounds, our girl has been <i>attacking</i> it at the gym. Just how hard is she praying to the<p>weight loss healthy body gods? …

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

The Behind-The-Scenes Story Of The Rise And Fall Of ‘Pinky And The Brain’

From the moment they were introduced in the <i>Animaniacs</i> story, “Win Big,” Pinky and the Brain became the most important laboratory mice in television history. It was the first time that the lovable, dimwitted Pinky would ask his best friend Brain, “What do you want to do tonight?” The reply, as any …

Neuroscience

The Top 20 Must-Do Adventures In California

Written by Anna Cohen, Contributor and Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>When you think of California, the first things that come to mind might be movie stars, avocados, and tech. But if you love outdoor adventure, then California has so much more to offer. With the Sierra Nevada Mountains, …

Scientist Discovers Hidden Portrait Beneath The Mona Lisa

Let the Mona Lisa mysteries continue.<p>For centuries, human beings from all walks of life have spent countless hours wondering what lies behind Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile. Is it superiority? Cunning? Boredom? Finally, after 500 years of wondering, French scientist Pascal Cotte thinks he knows what …

The complete astronomy guide of what to see during tomorrow night's rare lunar eclipse

There is a rare total lunar eclipse on Sunday night that won't happen again until 2033. Learn more about how to watch here.<p>So while you're looking up enjoying the view, we wanted to tell you about some of the other spectacular sights that will be out that night.<p>Especially because when the moon is …

People around the world are eating banana peels because they know something that Westerners do not

If you live in the US, you're probably used to tossing banana peels in the trash. But people in other countries, including India, have been taking advantage of their nutritional benefits for decades.<p>While a banana's flesh is soft and sweet, the skin is thick, fibrous, and slightly bitter. To eat …

The 12 most compelling scientific findings that suggest aliens are real

Over billions of years, these ingredients condense to form gas clouds, new stars, and planets, which means that the ingredients, and therefore the potential, for life beyond Earth are scattered across the universe.<p>What's more, a number of recent discoveries also strongly suggest that alien life …

A scientist who studies psychopaths found out he was one by accident — and it completely changed his life

A neuroscientist at the UC Irvine School of Medicine, Fallon (not to be confused with Jimmy Fallon, the popular TV host) first began studying the brains of murderers, rapists, and other criminals in the mid-1990s, when his university got its first PET brain-imaging machine. But he didn't start …

9 Healthy Changes That Burn More Fat

Burn, baby, burn!<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Ready to boost your body's metabolism and burn more fat? There's no reason to go overboard with any crazy supplements, but there are plenty of easy, healthy ways you can support your goals …

This Airline Just Kicked This Woman Off the Plane for the Best Reason

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How have you used Netflix this long without knowing these 10 tips and tricks?

Netflix is a game-changer. You know it, I know it, and the pay TV industry certainly knows it. The cord cutting trend is accelerating and study after …

Millionaire Gets A Shock When Someone Does This At His Party...

Giant heart spotted on Pluto in closest ever pictures of dwarf planet

Next week the probe will arrive at the dwarf-planet carrying the ashes of Clyde Tombaugh<p>It has been a labour of love for scientists who have waited nine years for Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft to get close enough to Pluto to take these pictures.<p>And it appears that the dwarf-planet shares their …

How to Play Nintendo DS Games on Your iPhone Without Jailbreaking

As we discussed in a recent post, iPhone and iPad owners who are willing to jailbreak their devices are treated to countless features, tweaks and …

You Will Never Guess How We Repurposed This Chocolate Breakfast Sweet!!

The first time we tried this we thought we’d died and gone to heaven. Bread pudding is a dessert we’ve loved since we were little, but using …