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Benedict Cumberbatch's impressions - review

To promote new movie The Imitation Game, Benedict Cumberbatch was challenged to deliver 11 imitations in a minute. Guardian film critic Peter Bradshaw rates his performances<p>For many actors, doing impressions is a secret skill, something you start off doing in the bathroom mirror, along with your …

Philae lander makes historic touchdown on comet

The signal broke a seven-hour wait of agonising intensity and sparked scenes of jubilation at the European Space Agency’s mission control in Darmstadt. The team in charge of the Rosetta mission achieved what at times seemed an impossible task by landing a robotic spacecraft on a comet for the first …

Pictures of the Week 11.13.14

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Pictures of the Week 10.30.14

Canadian-made Ebola vaccine begins human trials in US

Experimental vaccine has shown to be ‘100% effective’ in preventing spread of Ebola when tested on animals<p>Ebola vaccine trials with placebo group ‘would be unethical’<p>An experimental Canadian-made Ebola vaccine that has shown promise in tests on primates is beginning clinical trials on humans in the …

Spain defends Ebola repatriations

Spain’s foreign affairs minister has defended the government’s decision to repatriate two Spanish nationals with Ebola, despite a nurse who treated them becoming the first person to contract the virus outside of west Africa.<p>“The government did what it had to do,” José Manuel García-Margallo told El …

US cameraman in Liberia diagnosed with Ebola

<b>A cameraman working in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola and is to be flown home to the US for treatment.</b><p>The 33-year-old freelancer has been working in the country for three years for a number of media outlets, most recently NBC News.<p>More than 3,330 people have died in four West African …

Disease

NBC News cameraman has Ebola, network reports

An American cameraman working for NBC News in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola, the network reported Thursday.<p>He will return to the United States for treatment.<p>The freelance cameraman, Ashoka Mukpo, 33, was hired Tuesday and came down with symptoms on Wednesday, NBC News reported.<p>"We are doing …

Satellite images reveal shocking groundwater loss in California

The severity of California’s drought continues to shock, with the latest example coming courtesy of<p>NASA.<p>The space agency's two Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment, or GRACE, satellites have been been in orbit since 2002, making highly sensitive measurements of Earth's gravity field. Variations …

Space Travel

iOS 8.1 Carries Hidden Settings for Apple Pay, References Touch ID Support for iPad

The first beta of iOS 8.1 seeded earlier today has not yet revealed a significant number of changes visible to regular users, but developer Hamza Sood has managed to uncover several interesting hidden settings and strings from the new version.<p>First, Sood shares a screenshot of a hidden Settings …

Chicago to Host 2015 NFL Draft

After months of speculation, the NFL officially revealed Thursday when and where it will hold the 2015 NFL draft. The Chicago Bears announced Chicago will host the draft next year:<p>ESPN's Adam Schefter initially reported the draft's dates. Schefter also said the league had narrowed the location down …

Football (U.S.)

Meet the Teenage Mutant Ninja Limes

If you love the <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i>, it’s time you met the <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Limes</i>. Brought to life by photographer and illustrator David …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian's photo editors bring you a daily round up from the world of photography including the plane crash in Taiwan, the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and a giant sunflower field in Japan

Photographer Creates Mesmerizing Landscape Photo Series Using an Unusual Lighting Technique

Photographer Benoit Paillé has been dabbling with a mesmerizing series of landscape images using an odd lighting technique. The Montreal based Paillé …

Landscape Photography

Photo du Jour: Aurora Borealis

Constructing magical dioramas in his Paris studio, photographer Didier Massard tests the limits of our credulity. Though some are based off of real …

It Felt Like I Knew You: Subway Commuters React to a Stranger Invading Their Space

Part performance, part photography project, <i>it felt like i knew you</i> explores the space between two strangers on a crowded subway. Brooklyn based …

Biking Over the U Bein Bridge

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Pictures of the Week 7.24.14