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This Milky Way ‘FlightLapse’ Was Shot by an Airline Pilot

Here’s a gorgeous nighttime timelapse shot from a different perspective: this “FlightLapse” was captured from the cockpit of a Swiss airliner during …

Real-life Willy Wonkas: how Hotel Chocolat turns bean into bar from a paradise HQ in St Lucia

The British entrepreneurs behind Hotel Chocolat have revolutionised the industry by growing their own beans, and bringing ethically produced, high-quality chocolate to a mass market. We visit their idyllic estate on St Lucia to discover how they do it.<p>One of the most surprising things about Hotel …

10 Most Colorful Cities Around The World You Must Visit

Exploring new cities is always an exciting adventure to take on when you travel, but when the cities are painted with eye-popping colors, it makes …

Here Are The Jobs NASA Can't Fill Because of Trump's Stupid Hiring Freeze

One of President Trump’s first actions after taking office was to institute a federal hiring freeze, leaving thousands of jobs vacant across the US …

This octopus-like robot arm grips objects and doesn't let go

A German robotics company recently created a machine that uses a mechanical octopus tentacle to complete simple tasks.<p>OctopusGripper, as it’s appropriately named, is capable of picking up, holding, and putting down small objects. Using octopus-like suckers, and compressed air, the robot moves and …

The Guardian view of Trump’s Russia links: a lot to go at | Editorial

Why days before the presidential election did the FBI announce it was reopening an investigation into Hillary Clinton – when it was silent about its probe into Mr Trump’s Russia ties?<p>When the president’s own staff turn up in Washington to publicly rebut his accusations that he had been wiretapped …

Star spotted in closest orbit ever around black hole

Astronomers have found evidence of a star that spins around a black hole twice an hour.<p>It is the closest orbital spin that scientists have ever seen, and was picked up by the two of NASA’s space-based telescopes, the Chandra X-ray Observatory and NuSTAR, and the Australia Telescope Compact Array …

'This is McCarthyism!': Trump accuses Obama of 'wire-tapping' his office before election

President accuses his White House predecessor of overseeing ‘Nixon/Watergate’-style intervention<p>Donald Trump has accused Barack Obama of “wire tapping” his offices in New York City before the presidential election in November, claiming the former president had overseen a “Nixon/Watergate”-style …

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Astronaut Pays Tribute to 'Starman' David Bowie from Space

Here he is, sitting in a tin can, far above the world — and saying goodbye to David Bowie.<p>Messages of condolence for the late rock star flowed in Monday from around the world — and from space, where British astronaut Tim Peake tweeted from the International Space Station.<p>"Saddened to hear David …

How to make the perfect Turkish delight

We all have fond memories of nabbing one from a box of Roses, but authentic, gummy lokum is labour-intensive. The question is: should you roll these sugary creations in icing or dip them in chocolate?<p>Are there any more evocative words in the English language than Turkish delight? Full of Eastern …

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