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How an American became a professional ninja in Japan

Chris O'Neill is a ninja. Really.<p>A Japanese tourism board just hired 29-year-old O'Neill to perform with six other ninjas, both in the country and …

10 Amazing Beauty Tricks You Should Steal From Makeup Artists

By Faith Xue<p>Photo: Imaxtree<p>We imagine the mind of a makeup artist must swirl with brightly colored lipsticks and creamy (but never cakey) foundations, shiny glosses and powdery shadows, crisscrossing and intertwining into a kaleidoscope of shimmering colors. We imagine that's what it's like because …

World’s toughest animal has tons of foreign DNA - Futurity

Scientists were shocked to find tons of foreign DNA in the genome of tardigrades, the only animal known to survive the extreme environment of outer …

Biology

Astronomers watch black hole burp after eating a star - Futurity

Scientists have for the first time witnessed a black hole swallow a star and then quickly eject a flare of stellar debris moving at nearly light …

Black Holes

Texas telescope to explore dark energy

A mysterious and largely unknown dark energy is thought to pervade our universe. A telescope in West Texas is poised to survey a million galaxies, to …

Apple Roses

<i>Impress your guests with this beautiful rose-shaped dessert</i><p><i>made with lots of soft and delicious apple slices, wrapped in sweet and crispy puff …

Here is NASA's three-step plan for getting humans to Mars

You might not have noticed, but NASA is pretty excited about Mars. Things have been ramping up lately, what with the convenient pop culture tie-in of the film "The Martian," and NASA has been flooding the Interwebs with optimistic #JourneytoMars speculation.<p>Now the agency has released a plan …

Scientists are working on an “exercise pill” so you never have to work out again

Imagine if, instead of sweating on the treadmill and forcing yourself through repetitive sit-ups, you could have the benefits of exercise without any of the effort. That scenario isn’t a ridiculous fantasy but a serious scientific goal, and researchers have recently published a major breakthrough: …

Atoms

The Vatican and ET #1: CERN, A Stargate? (Pastor Charles Lawson)

Wednesday Bible Study: The Magicians of the Matrix