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The Producers of Lord of the Rings Are Making a J.R.R. Tolkien Biopic

The two people who greenlit Peter Jackson’s ambitious, risky <i>Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy are returning to the roots of Middle Earth. Former New Line …

Most famous book set in every state

The most famous book set in each state, in one chart.Skye Gould/INSIDER<p>Whether you come from the California coastline or the snowy forests of Maine, reading a book set in your home state can make you feel a warm nostalgia for that beloved place.<p>After scouring the internet and surveying our …

Books

This math teacher with a PhD in mechanical engineering is also an Armani model

Pietro Boselli isn't just a pretty face.<p>The 28-year-old Italian model, who recently signed on as the face of Armani's athletic line, also has a PhD in mechanical engineering.<p>When he isn't walking the runway, Boselli is in the classroom teaching subjects like Computing and Thermodynamics.<p>No wonder …

Engineering

This is How We Can Include More Women and Girls in Engineering

As millions of students of all ages return to school this fall, they are making important choices that have a strong influence on their eventual …

Engineering

Eddie Redmayne: ‘I loved Harry Potter, so I don’t want to screw up’

When he was nine years old, maybe 10, a small, freckly, flame-haired Eddie Redmayne auditioned to be in the West End production of the Irving Berlin musical <i>Annie Get Your Gun</i>. Acting was a new thing for him and before the casting call he found himself dreaming – both figuratively and literally – …

Fantastic Beasts

Scotland generates enough wind energy to power almost every household for an entire month

Wind turbines in Scotland provided enough electricity to supply the average needs of almost all Scotland's homes last month, according to a …

Renewable Energy

The Most Impressive Thing About All 50 States

Every state in the Union has something to boast about. From their famous food to historic achievements, here are some of our favorites.<p>1. ALABAMA<p>The</i> …

Sloths Are Amazingly Fast Swimmers When They're Chasing Sex

Last night was the first episode of <i>Planet Earth II</i>, hosted by universally beloved nonagenarian David Attenborough. The six-episode series was filmed …

National University of Singapore starts building zero-energy design school

Construction started today on a Singapore design school that will produce all of its own energy and more.<p>Designed as a collaboration between …

Planet Earth II was beautiful, cute and terrifying – review

Ten years ago Planet Earth set a new gold standard for wildlife documentaries. Filmed in what was then eye-popping high definition, it was the pinnacle of the succession of evermore vibrant nature series from Sir David Attenborough and the BBC’s Natural History Unit, which had begun in 1979 with …