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The Crusades Were a Reasonable Response to Unchecked Islamic Aggression

There's nothing a person says that more serves better to convinces me of their ignorance than when they use the "C" word. They use it as if it was a …

Astronauts are about to eat the first food grown in space

Space: the final frontier for leafy greens.<p>The first food grown and harvested in space—a crop of red lettuce—is about to be eaten by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The lettuce was grown for 15 months with a system called Veg-01, which uses red, blue, and green LED lights to grow …

Space

Millennials leaving church in droves, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

Religion

Steven Gerrard: Decreasing 'buzz' led to LA Galaxy move from Liverpool

Steven Gerrard has said his limited role at Liverpool has left him lacking the "buzz" he usually thrives on.<p>Gerrard, 34, has made 23 Premier League …

Arsenal are in talks with Ilkay Gundogan's family over transfer as Man United's interest cools [Bild]

By Benjamin Newman Last Updated: May 13, 2015 6:54 am<p>Another day, another set of updates from German daily Bild over the potential next steps for …

An Arsenal fan is fired from his $100k a year job after he heckled a Canadian female reporter on TV

By Benjamin Newman Last Updated: May 13, 2015 2:13 pm<p>This is a follow-up to a story we brought you earlier in the week.<p>Last weekend, Canada’s City …

Unkindest cut? Insect penis gets the chop in the name of science

It seems an obvious result: researchers lop off part of an insect’s penis and find it doesn’t work so well. But is this as cut and dried as it seems?<p>Scientific papers are not known for their brilliant titles. But today, the Royal Society has published a wonderful exception.<p><b>“Experimental reduction</b> …

Woman fired after disabling work app that tracked her movements 24/7

A woman in California claims to have been fired from her job after uninstalling an app on her smartphone that her employer used to track her movements 24 hours a day. Myrna Arias, a former employee of money transfer firm Intermex, says she was told to keep her phone on at all times and was …

National Geographic Travel

Are Two Giant Black Holes About to Collide?

A flickering quasar may be signaling that the most colossal of cosmic smashups could be just a few years away.<p>A collision between two giant black holes is the most titanic smashup astronomers can imagine. Nobody’s ever seen it happen—but if a new report in <i>Astrophysical Journal Letters</i> is correct, …

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

Poyet Targeting Four Positions for January - Is He Right?

Gus is said to have drawn up his priority positions but, if the reports are accurate, has he got it right?<p>Reports today suggest that Gus Poyet has solidified his January plans and is hoping to add FOUR new players to the Sunderland squad for the second half of the season.<p>So, looking at each one in …