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7 'Star Wars' Theories That'll Change How You See 'The Force Awakens'

These are the theories you're looking for.<p>It's true. All of it. The Dark Side, the Jedi -- they're real. But what about these theories?<p>While "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" obliterates box office records, its lingering questions are blowing our minds even more. Who are Rey's real parents? How is she …

A Very Kautsky Christmas

Reading Karl Kautsky today is a peculiar undertaking. For starters, there is the burning question of “who actually <i>reads</i> Kautsky?”<p>Vilified by the …

Feuding physicists turn to philosophy for help

String theory is at the heart of a debate over the integrity of the scientific method itself.

Physics

Arsenal's win against Manchester City a statement of improvement

Arsenal's win over Manchester City was evidence of how the team has improved over the past two seasons.<p>If you squinted, you could be forgiven for thinking that last night's 2-1 victory over Manchester City was a throwback to 2013-14. Arsenal didn't dominate the ball, but held their opponents at …

3 Christmas Wishes for Arsenal Fans

It’s looking like a good Christmas for Arsenal fans. Having dispatched Manchester City 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium, the Gunners sit second in the Premier League, four points clear of their Etihad rivals.<p>Although Leicester City currently occupy top spot, there is a quiet confidence that Arsenal have …

The EDF Workshop, a Philadelphia-based artists collaborative, captures a birds-eye view of the city during the day and at night.

WATCH: Drone Video Captures Picture-Perfect Philly Sunrise<p>By ·<p>It might be one of the most gorgeous videos of Philly that you’ve ever seen (the …

18 Science Facts You Believed In The 1990s That Are Now Totally Wrong

The 1990s had better music, but it was a more primitive time. Science is a constantly changing endeavor.

Black Holes

Apple's new World Gallery to feature 77 photographers across 70 cities and 24 countries

Apple's World Gallery turns to iPhone photographers to show off iPhone photography.Earlier today Apple launched a new "Shot on iPhone 6" campaign and …

Full Transcript Of BuzzFeed News' Interview With President Barack Obama

<b>FULL TRANSCRIPT:</b><p><b>BuzzFeed News: So, eight years ago, today actually, you announced your campaign in Springfield. I read that speech last night and I was struck by how much it's a generational call to your generation, I guess to some degree mine. You use the word "generation" 13 times in the speech.</b> …

Same-Sex Couples

The 18 greatest cities for a winter break

Arsenal news: Krystian Bielik in contention for first team

Arsene Wenger says teenage Polish defensive midfielder goes straight into first-team contention after signing for £2m on Friday<p>Arsène Wenger has revealed that he wants Krystian Bielik, his new 17-year-old signing, to come straight into the <b>Arsenal</b> first-team squad this season as a holding midfield …

Arsene Wenger pledges to work night and day to spend £20m Arsenal kitty on reinforcements

Manager says he will bolster the squad after news that Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Debuchy are out for three months and is understood to be looking at Virgil van Dijk<p><b>Arsène Wenger</b> has revealed he will work “day and night” to bring in new players following <b>Arsenal</b>’s latest injury blow.<p>Midfielder Mikel …

Inside Obama's Proposal to Make Community College Free and Universal

Elections<p>President Obama on Friday called for making at least two years of college education free and universal, a bold idea that reflects his desire to offer far-reaching proposals in his last two years in office, even if Congress is unlikely to adopt them.<p>Building on a model that has been used by …

After Making Waves In 2014, ISIS' Power Appears To Ebb

In the heat of summer in 2014, Baghdad was spooked. A third of Iraq was under the control of the self-proclaimed Islamic State, or ISIS. The extremist group thrived in the chaos of the Syrian civil war, then surged over the border into Iraq and took over the cities of Mosul and Tikrit. People …

War

Three secrets to revitalizing liberal America

<b>Elizabeth Warren (AP/Charles Dharapak)</b><p>New year, same old problems<p>Sean McElwee<p>January 4, 2015 11:58am (UTC)<p>2014 was not a good year for the left. Republicans now have a stranglehold on the House, where they control the most seats they’ve had since 1948. That lead will likely last for decades. …

US-led task force launches seven more air strikes against Isis

The US and its allies conducted seven air strikes on Islamic State (Isis) targets in Syria and Iraq between Saturday and Sunday morning, the Combined Joint Task Force said.<p>Six of the air strikes hit Isis positions near the long-contested and besieged city of Kobani, on the Syria-Turkey border, and …

McConnell: New GOP agenda likely to rankle Obama

Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell predicts President Barack Obama will not be happy with some of the bills the new Republican-controlled Congress will try to put on his desk starting early this year.<p>In an interview aired Sunday on CNN”s “State of the Union,” the Kentucky Republican …

10 Healthy Food Myths Debunked

From the editors of GoodHousekeeping.com, we set the record straight on common misconceptions about which foods are healthy for you.<p><b>1) Fresh is always better than frozen.</b><br>Freshly-shelled peas have more vitamins than frozen ones, right? Not exactly. "Fresh" produce often travels far distances and …

'ISIL is losing': Iraqis optimistic for 2015

<b>Baghdad -</b> Iraqi security forces backed by Shia militias, Kurdish forces and Sunni Muslim tribesmen will drive the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) from all Iraqi lands before the end of 2015, Iraqi security officials and analysts say.<p>Iraq has been witnessing its worst security crisis …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

U.S. Sanctions North Korea Over Sony Hack

Columbia<p>Hulton Archive/Getty Images<p>United Artists/Getty Images<p>Paramount/Getty Images<p>MGM/Getty Images<p>Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images<p>Michael Ochs …

7 Data Points Proving What Works on Instagram

Shiny new social media toys come and go, however Instagram has come into its own as a mainstay for the digitally savvy. As Instagram grew in …

MIT iPhone App Makes You Intimate With A Stranger

Over 20 days, MIT’s new app gives you a peek into someone’s life. Caveat: You never speak.<p>20 Day Stranger, an iPhone app by MIT Media Lab’s Playful Systems group, wants to burst the sociographic bubble of our “friend” network.<p>Our social media world, after all, is highly curated–it’s filled with …

These Are The Most Incredible Photos The Air Force Took In 2014

Aside from coordinating and carrying out airstrikes against ISIS and other militant groups around the world, the branch also had to maintain its typically high level of readiness. The branch compiled a year in review, showcasing the US Air Force in action.<p>These are some of the most striking images …

One Of These 21 Movies Will Probably Win Best Picture At The 2015 Oscars

<i>Welcome to For Your Consideration, HuffPost Entertainment's breakdown of all things Oscar. Between now and Feb. 22, 2015, entertainment managing editor Christopher Rosen and entertainment editor Matthew Jacobs will pore over awards season and discuss which films will make the most noise at the 87th</i> …

Hip-Hop

The Best New Rap Music To Have On Your Radar<p>Andre Gee 09.07.18 3 days ago<p>Kanye Shouldn't Have Apologized To Drake For Two Major Reasons<p>Andre Gee 09.07.18 3 days ago 4 Comments<p>Masego Explains How He's Taking Jazz Rap To A Whole New Level With His Genre-Bending Album,' Lady Lady'<p>Aaron Williams …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to Make Difficult Conversations Easy: 7 Steps From a Clinical Psychologist

Someone is screaming in your face at the top of their lungs. Or ranting angrily and you can’t get a word in edgewise. Or maybe they’re sobbing so …

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Back In 2000, The CIA Made These Predictions For 2015

Here were some of those predictions, according to a December 2000 story from The Telegraph.<p><b>"International affairs are increasingly determined by large and powerful organizations rather than governments."</b> Verdict: Probably true, though it is sometimes hard to distinguish between non-state actors and …