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These were David Bowie’s 25 favourite vinyl records

<b>The brilliant collection spans jazz, prog, proto-rap and Florence Foster Jenkins.</b><p>In 2003, <b>David Bowie</b> compiled a list of his 25 favourite vinyl …

You could fit the entire human race into a sugar cube — and 13 other facts to put the universe into perspective

It's full of exploding stars and immortal jellyfish and it's been kicking around for almost 14 billion years.<p>Here are 14 awesome facts to put it all into perspective.

It's Tempting to Try This 18th Century Frozen Lightning Experiment

We’ve all seen Lichtenberg figures. They’re hammered into charged insulating blocks, or are branded into an unfortunate person’s skin. But they were …

18th century

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

Literature

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

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Geoscience

How Dome-estic: Inside an energy-efficient dome home

Buckminster Fuller is credited with popularizing geodesic dome homes, though the design isn’t exactly found in every neighborhood in the U.S. Still, …

Smart Home

Four 2015 Energy Ideas 'Back to the Future' Got (Almost) Right

Hoverboards, flying cars, and auto-fueling are closer than you think, and garbage energy is here.<p>Energy is so cheap and easy in 2015 that we all have flying cars and robot gas attendants. That's not the reality as of New Year's Day, of course, but rather the "future" depicted in the hit 1989 movie</i> …

2014: The year in design

From smarter contact lenses to greener bridges, we look at some of the designs over the past 12 months pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.<p>More amazing image galleries of the year:<p>The year in aviation<p>An amazing year in space exploration<p>The year in transport<p>Weird and wonderful images seen in …

Our deepest darkest fears turned into terrifying cartoons

We all have deep dark fears that are almost always irrational and probably rooted from our childhood and most likely festered when we were alone and …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

'Hotel My Phone' App Lets You Use Someone Else's Phone Like It Were Yours - Technabob

It’s ironic how you seem to run out of battery when you need your phone the most. Don’t fret if you’ve got the <i>Hotel My Phone</i> app installed on your …

'Perfect Storm' Quenching Star Formation around a Supermassive Black Hole

<b>High-energy jets powered by supermassive black holes can blast away a galaxy’s star-forming fuel, resulting in so-called “red and dead” galaxies:</b> …

The secret world of… beer

It’s a drink that’s been with us for millennia. But how has science shaped today’s pints? Chris Baraniuk discovers a world of secret yeasts, strange brews and ‘glass widgets’.<p>Venture through a dank railway tunnel, then turn on to a small industrial estate in south east London and you’ll find …

Three ways cats can control our minds

Greg Foot visits Battersea Cats and Dogs Home to get up close and personal with our feline friends, and see how they have the ability to manipulate and control humans.<p>Cats… aren’t they lovely, cute and fluffy? Think again. These loveable pets are fantastic at being able to control the human mind. …

Watching the amazing skills of this baker is almost hypnotizing

Do yourself a favor and watch the video below. It's such a joy to see someone enjoy his job so much. He bakes bread, tosses flour, massages dough, …

Facebook

One of the greatest, most electrifying speeches in history

There have been some great speeches through history. On rallies, radio, TV, books, or movies, they move people in unexpected ways and against all …

Video: Skiing through this impossibly narrow ridge is so freaking insane

Holy cow. I don't know how professional skier Cody Townsend pulled off this insane ski line that saw him pretty much drop straight down and then …

These Photos from NASA's Orion Spaceship Test Flight Are Simply Awesome

From blastoff to splashdown, the historic test flight of NASA's first Orion spacecraft wowed experts and onlookers alike today (Dec. 5) with a nearly …

That’s No Moon …

<i>Like the spilled contents of some cosmic bag of marbles, it’s amazing to behold the colors and varieties of the planets in our solar system and the</i> …

Digital Storage And The Internet Of Things

The Internet of Things is a hot topic recently. As the power of inexpensive low power microprocessors increases they are appearing in more and more devices and products. By networking these devices together we can enable ways to interact with our homes and the things that we carry with us in ways …

See the artwork that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle

These images seem to appear in front of your eyes - as they're formed from a formation of 160 glass strips.<p>The artwork is a quirky anamorphic structure that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle, when a fish or a bird is brought to life before quickly disappearing.<p>Despite three images completing …

Rosetta comet landing on course despite wake-up glitch

On Wednesday the European Space Agency will attempt a risky landing on a comet, and it seems the Philae lander wanted to catch a few extra winks of sleep before its big day.<p>Overnight, the commands were sent to wake up Philae but the robotic lander began using a backup computer rather than the main …

All Eyes on Anjelica Huston: The Legendary Actress on Love, Abuse, and Jack Nicholson

Anjelica Huston on her new memoir, which details her turbulent romance with Jack Nicholson and the alleged violence by former boyfriend Ryan …

Bacon & Pea Pasta - Video Recipe

Copycat Panera Bread Cinnamon Crunch Bagels

This Panera Bread cinnamon crunch bagels recipe tastes just like what you get at the restaurant, only better for you. Plus, there's nothing like a fresh-baked bagel on a cool, crisp morning.<p>This bagel. It needs no introduction.<p>Anyone who is anyone has eaten the infamous cinnamon crunch bagel from …

A Film Vs. Digital Study

In an effort to prove to myself, my family, and my friends that I am not nuts to lug 6+ pounds of medium format camera gear up the mountainside I …

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