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We tried grilled-chicken sandwiches from all the major fast-food chains — and the winner is obvious

While nowhere near as glamorous or greasy as its crispy companion, grilled chicken is starting to increase in popularity as it rides the wave of health-conscious dining.<p>Most major fast-food chains now offer grilled-chicken options, from sandwiches to nuggets.<p>But seared chicken isn't masked by a …

I Photographed an NFL Game from the Stadium Catwalk

This past Saturday, I was assigned by NFL.com to photograph the Divisional Playoff game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Atlanta Falcons at the …

The 13 Best Superfoods, According To Registered Dietitians

These days the term “superfood” gets tossed around a lot. So much so that it seems like there’s a new so-called super ingredient every day. And it …

Britain is a nation obsessed with the weather, which is probably why the Royal Meteorological Society and the Royal Photographic Society have organised the first Weather Photographer of the Year competition. Here are some of the finalists and winners from the 800 entries

Photography

A Remarkable Wooden Organ Built Around Stepper Motors to Create a Unique Synthesized Sound

Student Josh Sheldon has created an incredible Stepper Motor Organ, a hand-crafted instrument that’s built around 49 back driven stepper motors in …

8 delicious slow cooker recipes for the summer

Just because it's not snowing doesn't mean you should be ignoring your Crock-Pot for the season. If anything, it may be the best time of year to bust …

Watch Adele Get Blown Away By This Fan's Incredible Singing

Like Rihanna before her, Adele was in for the surprise of her life when she invited a lucky fan to join her onstage at the Staples Center in Los …

Can Solar Power Survive Without Government Subsidies?

Sunworks CEO Jim Nelson is not getting caught up in the political and environmental debate over clean energy versus fossil fuels, but rather focusing on the economics of solar energy.<p>“I don’t see solar as a clean energy play and something that we ought to worry about as far as culture or what’s in …

The World's Largest Building Will be a 'Gigafactory'

Tesla Motors is building the largest building in the world to house an ambitious battery factory, called the "Gigafactory," in the Nevada desert. It will be three times the size of Central Park.<p>Why? Tesla's goal is to double the worlds' production of rechargeable lithium-ion batteries to power …

Perseid Meteor Shower: watch footage and see the best pictures

The annual Perseid meteor shower peaked early on Friday, producing some stunning meteor activity.<p>What is a meteor shower?<p>A meteor shower occurs when Earth passes through the debris stream occupying the orbit of a comet, in this case comet Swift-Tuttle. Perseid activity starts from July 23 and …

Astronomy

UK government’s own projections expect onshore wind power and large-scale solar to cost less per megawatt hour than new nuclear by 2025<p>The government expects solar and wind power to be cheaper than new nuclear power by the time Hinkley Point C is completed, its own projections show.<p>Theresa May’s …

Renewable Energy

Exclusive: Why These Cities Are Leading on Clean Energy

Cities large and small are leading the charge on the country’s transition to clean energy, driven by concerns that range from air pollution to the …

Elon Musk wants to sell you an entire 'solar roof'

When in doubt, tease a new product.<p>Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla (TSLA) and chairman of SolarCity (SCTY), hopped on an earnings call Tuesday night amid acquisition talks between the two companies to announce that SolarCity plans to release a "solar roof."<p>Not a roof with solar panels, mind you. A …

Archaeologists Have Unearthed a Series of 2,000-Year-Old Magic Spells in Serbia

Spooky.<p>Researchers in eastern Serbia have discovered a series of magic spells etched onto tiny rolls of gold and silver, buried alongside the remains …

Two become one: How to turn green light blue - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The upconversion of photons allows for a more efficient use of light: Two photons are converted into a single photon having higher energy. …

Elon Musk: Solar Panels Will Be Your New Roof

Elon Musk has confirmed the next step in the evolution of sustainable energy: Rather than adding solar panels to an existing roof, the panels will BE …

Elon Musk Says SolarCity Will Sell a Roof Integrated With Solar Panels

Solar installer SolarCity, which is in the process of being acquired by electric car maker Tesla, plans to develop and sell a roof integrated with …

The best thing to eat in every state

From regional delicacies to to-die-for dishes, we found the one thing you should eat in every state.<p>We chose the most iconic and famous dishes, taking local recommendations into consideration, and picking items you simply can't get anywhere else.<p><i>Talia Avakian contributed to an earlier version of</i> …

The largest threats facing the US across the world

In an effort to identify these challenges, The Heritage Foundation, a conservative public policy think tank, has compiled and updated what they believe to be the most pressing issues for US interests.<p>For this report, The Heritage Foundation focused on three fundamental concerns: homeland defense, …

Humans First Used Tools to Eat Meat 250,000 Years Ago. Here’s What the Discovery Means

If you’re a developing species with dreams of dominating your home planet one day, you’re going to have to do two things first: grow a big brain and …

These Celebrities Show There’s More To A Holiday Than Fancy Hotels Spas

From getting some much-needed beach therapy to enjoying the refreshing breeze of the mountains, we all have our own comforting ideas, when it comes …

Scientists Confirm China's Legendary Ancient Flood Was Real

Scientists have found evidence that the cataclysmic event did indeed happen.<p>With over 4 trillion gallons of rushing water, it was a flood of biblical proportions. Villages for miles around were swallowed in a single, violent gulp. Yet a king arose out of the destructive floodwaters. By dredging of …

Floods

Awesome Video Compares the Size of Different Planets and Stars in the Universe

If you want to feel small and get a sense for the awesomely overwhelming scale of the universe and all of its planets and stars and empty space, …

Guys, The Perseid Meteor Shower Is Here, And It's Going to Be Twice as Good This Year

200 meteors an hour.<p>If you’re as much of a sucker for a good sky-watching event as we are, you’re not gonna want to miss this year’s Perseid meteor …

Syrian Teen Who Swam For Her Life Is Competing In The Olympics

What an incredible and inspirational story.<p>An 18-year-old Syrian refugee who swam for her life will now be competing in the Olympics for Germany, after coaches spotted her awe-inspiring talent while she was surviving at length in the ocean.<p>Yusra Mardini and her sister, Sarah, fled Damascus in …

South Sudan

How to Get your Kids into Star Gazing

Summer nights are warm enough to spend outside, which means it’s a perfect time to start conversations about the stars.<p>At first, the night sky can …

This Olympic Soccer Player Eats the Most Epic Meal After Matches

I will literally start playing soccer to eat like this.<p>Ali Krieger, 32, is a professional soccer player who's heading to Rio to represent Team USA as a defender in the 2016 Summer Olympics.<p>To find out what fuels a pro soccer player who happened to pose nude in last year's ESPN body issue …

1966 World Cup Final, England vs West Germany - live: Historic Hurst hat-trick makes England world champions for the first time!

5:35PM<p>England are champions of the world<p>This surely heralds a new era for football. Alf Ramsey - surely <i>Sir</i> Alf now? - will take England to the 1970 World Cup in Mexico as the reigning world champions. They'll be talking about this for another 50 years, no doubt about that...<p>5:29PM<p>Bobby Moore climbs …

Soccer

How to Shop for Solar Power: Solar Panels, Inverters, and More

With solar power, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. Every installation needs to take into account electricity consumption, geographic location, …