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Jamie Oliver's Food Tube: Christmas recipes from vloggers to watch

Sharing your dinner takes on a whole new meaning on Jamie Oliver’s internet channel Food Tube, which puts amateur cooks in front of a global audience of millions. Here his rising stars present their favourite festive recipes.<p>To be plucked from relative obscurity to become a star on Jamie Oliver’s …

Proof Of Japan's Kamikaze Typhoons Found In Ancient Rocks

The Mongol army was no match for bad weather<p>A massive storm is currently battering northern California just after another storm bombed the United Kingdom. These weather events are huge news for the people living through them, but they are nothing compared to two storms that changed the course of …

You Don't Want To Monkey Around With Monkey Malaria

In Southeast Asia, the battle against malaria is growing even more complicated. And it's all because of monkeys, who carry a form of malaria that until a few years ago wasn't a problem for people.<p>"According to the textbooks there are only four species of <i>plasmodium</i> parasites that cause malaria in …

Pharrell, Catfish & The Bottlemen and Ed Sheeran win at first BBC Music Awards

Performances come from Gregory Porter, George Ezra, Tom Jones and others<p>Pharrell was the big winner at the first ever BBC Music Awards, which took …

This Was Instagram's Most Liked #TBT of 2014

Every Thursday, Instagram streams are filled with pictures of your best friend’s worst childhood fashion choices. #ThrowbackThursday — often …

Rosetta discovers water on comet 67p like nothing on Earth

The Rosetta spacecraft has detected water coming off comet 67P, the rubber duck-shaped lump of ice and dust that it placed the Philae robotic lander on last month.<p>The presence of water is not a surprise, but what has wrong-footed researchers is the makeup of the water, which is nothing like that …

What They Don’t Tell You About the Galápagos

Sea lions were the first to welcome me to the Galápagos Islands. There they were, lounging next to parked motorcycles and cars on the island of Santa Cruz, splayed out like they were at a luxe beach resort.<p>I knew before embarking on this National Geographic Expedition that animals were not afraid …

5 Trillion Pieces of Ocean Trash Found, But Fewer Particles Than Expected

Scientists estimate extent of plastic pollution amid mystery of where it's all going.<p>A new study on the amount of plastic pollution floating around the world's oceans found a lot of garbage but fewer small particles than researchers expected, raising new questions about how litter is interacting …

Is Christmas not Christmas without eggnog, or do you prefer mulled wine – or another festive tipple entirely? Which spirits and spices do you use, and does anyone serve eggnog warm?<p>Victory is mine – after five years of begging, this Christmas I’ve finally been let loose on the eggnog by my doubting …

9 of the Most Memorable Moments of 2014

Pope Francis, visiting a church on the outskirts of Rome on Jan. 6, is draped with a lamb.<br>L'osseratore Romano/AFP/Getty Images<p>1 of 9

How to kick the sugar habit: tips and low-sugar recipes

Tips for vanquishing sugar from your diet – plus some tasty low-sugar recipes to try<p><b>Breakfast</b><p>Every cereal with more than 3g of sugar per 100g should be thrown out. Porridge, Weetabix and unflavoured shredded wheat are good choices, as is plain buttered toast with marmite or a meat or cream cheese …