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NASA just captured a photo of Jupiter that you won’t believe is real

NASA has managed to capture some pretty stunning photos of all the cool stuff they’ve spotted over the years, and rarely does it fail to amaze. …

Tunisia beach attack: British families to sue TUI

<b>Relatives of the British victims of the Tunisia terror attack will sue tour operator TUI, a lawyer representing many of the families has said.</b><p>The announcement was made after a coroner ruled the victims were "unlawfully killed" by a gunman at a hotel in Sousse in June 2015.<p>Judge Nicholas …

Extremism

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

Republicans denounce Trump as confrontation with Muslim parents escalates

Donald Trump faced mounting criticism from leaders of his own party Sunday as a confrontation between the Republican nominee and the Muslim American parents of a soldier killed in Iraq continued to consume the presidential race.<p>Khizr and Ghazala Khan denounced Trump in ever more forceful terms, …

Donald Trump

Why Is It So Hard to Tell If Someone Likes You?

One of the most frustrating things about dating and relationships is trying to figure out whether a person has romantic feelings for you. People …

Psychology

Stephen Hawking Has Some Beautiful Advice For People Who Suffer From Depression

World-renowned scientist Stephen Hawking is known for providing us with complex yet invaluable insights into space, time, and the nitty-gritty of …

California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored.<p>Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative coast.<p>…

California

Space experts warn Congress that NASA’s “Journey to Mars” is illusory | Ars Technica

Testimony says NASA lacks the financial resources and technology to do the mission.<p>For the last half-decade, NASA has resolutely declared that it has …

Space Science

‘Extinct’ cranefly declared alive after landing on insect expert

Basilewsky’s cranefly which was thought to be extinct, was declared alive after flying onto the hand of insect expert Liza Fowler<p>A rare cranefly believed to be extinct was found alive and well after it flew through a car window and landed on hand of the British entomologist sent to look for …

Humans have made so much plastic it will probably show up in future fossils

Future archeologists aren’t just going to be digging up old bones: Looks like they’re also going to be sifting though old fossilized plastics.<p>A review published (paywall) in the journal Anthropocene this month finds plastic has discernibly changed the surface of the planet since humans began using …

Pollution

NASA's Curiosity Rover Snaps Another Stunning 'Selfie' On Mars

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover just loves a good selfie.<p>The car-sized explorer took time out from its busy sand scooping and sieving schedule to snap yet another self-portrait on Mars.<p>The spectacular image -- perhaps the ultimate humble brag -- is a composite of 57 photographs it took of itself by the …

Mars Rover

As everyone was hiding away from the cold, he poured water in bread tins. Brilliant!

Earlier this year, a blizzard hit the United States, producing massive amounts of snow in the Northeast. Naturally most people wanted to stay …

7 beautiful national parks where you can explore Australia's Indigenous heritage

Australia has its fair share of stunning landscapes to get lost in, but many are also a chance to learn about the country's diverse Indigenous …

Seven Expeditions You Can Actually Join

Legend has it that, in 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton placed a classified seeking men to help him become the first person to cross the continent of Antarctica. Fact or fiction, more than a hundred years later his risky appeal resonates with adventurous types who dream of contributing to a new …

Manta Rays

Rare white giraffe spotted in Tanzania could be ‘target’ for poachers

A white giraffe with a genetic skin condition has been photographed at a national park in Tanzania, with experts fearing she could become a target for poachers<p>A rare white giraffe with a genetic condition which means many of her body surface cells are incapable of making pigment has been …

Time and PBS Partner for Two-Part 'Year in Space' Special

Time Inc. and PBS are partnering on a two-part series, documenting the journey of astronaut Scott Kelly. The first episode of which will air on March …

Space Science
Astronomy

How the New Science of Freezing Can Save Your Life

Amazing stories of animals and humans surviving extreme cold are fueling futuristic research that verges on sci-fi. We took a deep dive into the DNA of icy wood frogs, a novel approach to cardiac arrest, the potential for cryopreservation, and other shocking developments from the new science of …

Medicine

Remains of Largest-Ever Marine Crocodile Found in Desert

Paleontologists have found the remains of a colossal crocodile believed to be the biggest of its kind.<p>The newly discovered “Machimosaurus rex” …

Dinosaurs

Polaroid Snap Is Digital Camera That Prints Photos Instantly

Instant film is making a comeback<p>Polaroid is best known for the instant-film camera it popularized during the 1970s, the SX-70. The camera made it easy for anyone to be a photographer because it only had one button, and it spit out film that instantly developed right after the photograph was …

Mobile Photography

11 Reasons Florida Is The Worst

Florida has a bad reputation -- and it's no wonder why.<p>With a nickname like the Sunshine State, why would anyone want to visit a place with gorgeous vistas, tons of activities and great food? Don't let the nickname fool you -- here are 11 reasons why you shouldn't visit any time soon.<p>1. You have to …

Disney World