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China's love hotel boom shows nation's changing attitudes to sex

Room 204 is the Shakespeare room at Beijing’s Lots of Love Hotel.<p>A plaque on the door reads: “zhongxia ye zhi meng” or “a midsummer night’s dream”. But inside the bedroom’s crimson confines there is no trace of The Bard.<p>China’s young people have spoken. And what they want is sex | Jemimah …

China

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 …

This tiny drone costs $14 and is perfect for beginners

Christmas morning 2015 is going to be terrifying. Up to a million people—many of them children—are going to find drones under the tree, gifted to them by well-intentioned relatives who have no clue how dangerous these flying lawnmowers can be.<p>The thing about drones is that they can be very tricky …

Drones

Kojima and del Toro are still planning to work on a project together

Silent Hills may have been canned, it doesn’t mean it’s the end of Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro’s working relationship.<p>Speaking with IGN, del …

National Geographic Travel

Check Out These Metal Gear Solid 5 Sneaking Boots Being Made by Puma

You may soon have the chance to further perfect your cosplay version of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's Snake, thanks to a new pair of boots being created by Puma.<p>Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima sent out a tweet today with photos of the new Phantom Pain-style "sneaking boots" that Konami is …