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Make-Ahead French Toast That Tastes Like the Best Apple Pie

Apple-Cinnamon French Toast Casserole<p>Serves 10 to 12<p><i>For the French toast casserole:</i> <br>4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted <br>6 large eggs <br>2 cups …

Planet 9 Might Not Be an Exoplanet After All

But they still think it's out there.<p>Planet 9 probably isn't from another star, according to researchers from the UK and Switzerland.<p>According to a …

Universe

‘Justice League’ VR Experience To Be Released By Warner Bros.

In an effort to hype up the ultimate DC comic team-up event <i>Justice League</i> even more, Warner Bros. is inviting fanboys and fangirls to join an …

DIY Planters: How to turn Kitchen Items into Unique Plant Displays

Regular pots are convenient for gardening, but what better way to display your plants than by using household items that you already have? Instead of …

Crafting

DNA shows Viking remains belong to woman

The remains of a powerful viking — long thought to be a man — was in fact a real-life Xena Warrior Princess, a study released Friday reveals.<p>The lady war boss was buried in the mid-10th century along with deadly weapons and two horses, leading archaeologists and historians to assume she was a man, …

Arctic Labrador plant life echoes long human presence

How much of Canada's Arctic biodiversity is the work of nature and how much is the result of human activity?<p>The question forms the backdrop to an intriguing study of a coastal community in Labrador and the plant life that has sprung up around it.<p>Erica Oberndorfer is an ethnobotanist with the …

UK weather: Prepare for 'barrage of storms' in February as freeze gives way to dramatic wind and rain

Britain's big freeze will give way to a "barrage of storms" set to unleash heavy downpours and gales from next week.<p>Cold conditions from the …

Weather

Lost Japanese Spacecraft Has Made a Key Measurement on Rosetta's Comet

Japan’s Proximate Object Close Flyby with Optical Navigation (PROCYON) has been lost in space ever since its ion thrusters blew out in 2014. Since …

Space

Danny Boyle Is Sorry For What He Did To Ewan McGregor After ‘Trainspotting’

After 1994’s <i>Shallow Grave</i>, 1996’s <i>Trainspotting</i>, and 1997’s <i>A Life Less Ordinary</i>, Danny Boyle and Ewan McGregor must have thought this was the beginning of a beautiful friendship. But they didn’t work together again until this year’s <i>T2: Trainspotting</i>. So, what happened? <i>The Beach</i> happened.<p>Based on …

Danny Boyle

George & Amal Clooney: First Photos Of Her Pregnant With Twins?

Amal Clooney, is that a baby bump you’re trying to hide? The human rights lawyer and her movie star husband George arrived in Los Angeles Jan. 27 …

Day 20: Petcube Wifi Camera (Black)

Enter for a chance to win on December 17, 2016.<p>Travel + Leisure’s 26 Days of Travel Giveaways offers a new prize each day, so be sure to check back …

A study of the women in Byron’s life reveals the poet’s character as much as a biography of the man himself<p><i>Byron’s Women</i> explores the lives of nine women significant to poet and lothario Lord Byron. Included are his half-sister and lover, Augusta Leigh; his mistress, Caroline Lamb; his friend and …

Scientists take on what was once thought impossible: reversing aging

Thinning and graying hair, wrinkles, arthritis, cataracts, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and maybe dementia. The list of age-related maladies is …

Telomere

Mark Zuckerberg Has Been Blasted Over Facebook's Censorship of the 'Napalm Girl' Photo

“Dear Mark Zuckerberg,” read the headline on the cover of <i>Aftenposten</i>, Norway’s largest newspaper by circulation.<p>It was an open letter from Espen Egil …

Twisted Light Could Dramatically Boost Data Rates

<b>It was just 24 years ago that researchers reported</b> the discovery of something remarkable about light: Certain beams, traveling through space with a …

Quantum Physics

Denver Museum of Nature & Science curator discovers real reason turtles have shells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

DENVER, Colo. – July 14, 2016 – It is common knowledge that the modern turtle shell is largely used for protection. No other living vertebrate has so …

This May Be the Deadliest Creature on Earth

Scientists aim to alter the genetics of mosquitoes to prevent them from being vehicles of deadly diseases.<p>Enlarged below<p>Labium<p>Fascicle<p>Capillary<p>The Feeding Tube<p>The mosquito’s proboscis consists of six tightly bound stylets called the fascicle, surrounded by a sheath known as the labium—which doesn’t …

Number of parents prosecuted over unauthorised schools absence soars

The number of parents taken to court due to their child skipping school has almost doubled in the last five years, according to official figures.<p>Government statistics also reveal that more than 150,000 fines were issued to mothers and fathers in 2014/15 for unauthorised absence - more than …

The Most Unique Swimming Pools in the World

From secret spots and bucket-list destinations to life-changing gadgets and booking tips, here's your round-up of need-to-know travel news and daily …

Bucket Lists

24 pieces that might just persuade you to add yellow to your wardrobe

'Super-gonorrhoea' is spreading across Britain and will become untreatable, doctors fear

An outbreak of highly drug-resistant "super-gonorrhoea" is sweeping across Britain and could become untreatable, medics fear.<p>A national alert was triggered by Public Health England last September after the rare strain of the sexually transmitted superbug was detected in 15 people.<p>The number of …

Greenland ice sheet's sudden meltdown catches scientists by surprise

Monday saw the Greenland ice sheet covered in a record-breaking level of melt water for this time of year, according to scientists who monitor it.<p>Researchers at the Danish Meteorological Institute found that a whopping 12% of the ice sheet was covered in a layer of melt water that was at least 1 …

Global Warming

Why Do Teeth Turn Yellow?

While celebrities and models may sport pearly white teeth, the smiles of most people are a tad duller. But this shouldn't be too surprising. Many …

Dentistry

Apple expects your iPhone to be replaced after three years

Apple Watch expected to last only three years too, while Mac computers should last four, plus Apple slip-up points to OS X rebranding as MacOS<p>Apple has said that it expects so-called first owners of £500 iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches to replace them after only three years of use, and Mac …

Apple Watch

GoldenEar Technology Aon 2 review: These bookshelf speakers roll, but can't rock - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The GoldenEar Technology Aon 2 is a slice of audiophile performance you don't need to mortgage your house for. The soundstage is unlike anything else under $1K with a very detailed performance. The speakers are unobtrusive yet nicely finished.<p><b>The Bad</b> Rock music can sound forced and …

Saudi tourist brings four gold cars worth more than £1m to London

Britain's flashiest tourist has arrived in London with a fleet of gold cars worth more than £1 million. The fleet is believed to be owned by Saudi billionaire Turki Bin Abdullah who is currently touring wealthy parts of west London.<p>Bin Abdullah's Instagram account features an array of photos and …

Go humans: Lee Sedol scores first victory against supercomputer

Go grandmaster wins fourth showdown of five-match series against Google’s artificial intelligence, AlphaGo<p>The rise of the machines came to a halt, temporarily at least, when the champion Go player Lee Sedol beat a computer program on Sunday to prevent a whitewash after losing the first three …

Artificial Intelligence

Do not try this at home: hacking your brain with electronics

Neuroscientists are divided about whether electrical brain stimulation improves learning or helps depression, but that hasn’t stopped DIY hackers giving it a try<p>Struggling with your mathematics homework? Sudoku proving too hard? Depression? ADHD? Post-traumatic stress disorder?<p>There’s a solution: …

The Brain

In the Mood for... Spring Break

Warmer weather has finally arrived – which means it's time to start thinking about spring break. Get inspired for an upcoming getaway with these photos from <i>W</i>'s archives, starting with our Spring-Breaker-in-residence: March cover star Selena Gomez.

Vogue's Ultimate Shoe Guide

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