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16 Out-of-the-Ordinary Sangria Recipes for EVERY Pool Party

Summertime calls for all things sangria (even sangria popsicles), but it’s easy to grow tired of making the same old recipes over and over again. Maybe you’ve tried a few wine slushie recipes to switch things up a bit, but at the end of the day, you’re really wanting to up your sangria game. We’ve …

Bridal Showers

9 places you must go camping

Looking for somewhere truly spectacular to pitch your tent? Camp at any of these ‘pitches’ and you’ll never want to stay in a hotel again.<p>1. Wild …

Sexual Harassment of Flight Attendants and Hotel Worker Confessions

Complicated politics of running a big city airport. If you believe the head of Atlanta’s airport was fired because of long TSA lines, I have a …

Sexual Harassment

Quantum weirdness survives space travel

In a feat that demonstrates the feasibility of using satellites to transmit uncrackable quantum messages, scientists have measured the quantum …

66 Things to Do and See in Paris

From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most entertaining, most exquisite, and most quintessentially Parisian attractions and activities the city has to offer.<p>From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most …

So what is sous vide cooking?

Sous vide is absolutely the hottest trend in home cooking. If you’re a Bradley Cooper fan you might have seen him malign sous vide cooking in his …

The Hustler Who Hooked Up With and Brought Down New York’s Vegan Queen

They called each other Mr. and Mrs. Fox.<p>Years before raw-vegan restaurateur Sarma Melngailis and her gambler husband allegedly went on the lam with …

Crime

How candy makers shape nutrition science

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a startling scientific finding: Children who eat candy tend to weigh less than those who don't.<p>Less startling was how it came …

The universe is expanding faster than we thought

This week, astronomers working with the Hubble Space Telescope have determined that the universe is expanding faster than previously thought—between 5 and 9 percent faster, to be precise.<p>This new number comes after the scientists, led by Adam Reiss, who won the Nobel prize in 2011 for finding …

6 Scientific Explanations For Famous Bible 'Miracles'

Last year, we sat down with the Bible -- not to learn how to be better (or indeed, even slightly less terrible) people, but rather to see if any of …

Red Sea

Dogs May Have Been Domesticated Twice

Such genome. So archaeology. Wow.<p>A pooch that lived in Newgrange, Ireland, some 4,800 years ago has become a canine Rosetta Stone for researchers seeking to reconstruct the timeline of dog domestication. According to new research published in the journal <i>Science</i>, the animal's especially …

Why High School Stays With Us Forever

The nostalgia is real.<p>For better or worse, many of us never forget high school: the unrequited romantic crushes, chronic embarrassment, desperate …

Top 10 stats from Sydney clash

The Caltex Socceroos left it late to beat Greece in Sydney on Saturday night but got the reward for a dominant display, according to Opta stats.<p>It …

Rio Olympics: Taylor Worth heading to second Games in spite of a lack of junior success

Taylor Worth was not beating around the bush when he described himself as being a "fairly mediocre" junior athlete, rarely enjoying success in the …

Bose finally made a wireless version of its great noise-cancelling headphones

Plus noise-cancelling neckbuds and new earbuds for the fitness crowd<p>Perhaps Bose won't ever truly win over the obsessive audiophile crowd, but the company sure has built a loyal following thanks to its best-in-class noise cancellation technology. And today, those top-notch headphones are going …

Google really likes making things out of cardboard

Google's foray into virtual reality has involved a lot of heavy-duty paper, and even its fancy new hardware for VR is no exception. Google VP of Virtual Reality Clay Bavor tweeted a picture of an early controller prototype for the company's Android-based VR platform, Daydream, and as you can see, …

Zuckerberg's social media accounts targeted by hackers

<b>He might run the world's biggest social networking site, but not even Mark Zuckerberg is immune to being hacked.</b><p>The Facebook founder's accounts on sites including Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest appear to have been briefly compromised on Sunday.<p>A hacker group called Ourmine, which has …

American Airlines strikes a deal with ViaSat to bring satellite WiFi to 100 planes

American Airlines has gone non-Gogo, striking a deal with Southern Californian communications company ViaSat to bring satellite-powered WiFi to 100 Boeing 737 MAX aircrafts by September of next year.<p>The deal comes in the wake of some fairly tense dealings between the airline and Gogo, whose …

Secret City review – all the ingredients for a first-rate Australian political thriller

A journalist, a body and a secret. With Showcase’s new six-part series, does Australia have its own House of Cards?<p>Political thrillers are rare on Australian television screens; networks favour tried and tested crime procedurals and family comedy-drama instead. The Code (2014) was the first show in …

Australian election 2016: 'I would describe myself as a feminist', says Turnbull – politics live

Yes people, that’s enough.<p>Let’s take stock of Monday with a parting summary that’s wider than today, in the spirit of where are we at the campaign midpoint?<p>The Coalition is clearly having trouble landing the core “jobs and growth” message. The budget message has been wound back progressively to …

Tasmania weather: Two elderly people missing amid widespread flooding

There are grave fears for two elderly people missing in Tasmania amid widespread flooding.<p>Police and locals are searching for a man in his 80s who …

Sydney storm: Wild weather claims several lives in NSW and ACT

It's believed the man had driven his white ute onto a flooded causeway in south-west Sydney and was swept away.<p>Locals reported seeing the ute …