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Svelato il mistero della Torre di Pisa: finalmente sappiamo come fa a ‘pendere’ da 700 anni

Un team di ricerca internazionale guidato da italiani ha dimostrato che la Torre di Pisa ha resistito per secoli ai terremoti a causa delle sue …

Insight, si parte: verso le profondità di Marte

Il lander InSight della Nasa. Crediti: NASA / JPL-Caltech / Lockheed Martin.Studiare per la prima volta le profondità di <b>Marte</b> e trovare la soluzione …

Montagne e praterie nelle grandi foto desktop

Una selezione dei migliori scatti partecipanti al concorso National Geographic Traveler 2017, da scaricare e salvare per i vostri desktop. Tutte le …

Marte, trovata dopo 130 anni una mappa inedita di Schiaparelli

Ritrovata dopo 130 anni una mappa inedita di Marte disegnata dal celebre astronomo Giovanni Schiaparelli: frutto degli studi fatti con il gigantesco …

Kepler si prepara alla pensione

Il satellite Kepler. Crediti: Nasa/JplDopo anni di onorato servizio, il satellite della Nasa <b>Kepler</b> sta per andare in pensione. Motivo: <b>le scorte di</b> …

Thirteen Best New London Restaurants

Restaurants are opening so quickly in London you might expect a dilution of quality. There must surely be a limit to the number of talented chefs, …

Dining Rooms

Chi è Emmanuel Macron, l'uomo che vuole cambiare la Francia

Emmanuel Macron, ex ministro dell'Economia del secondo governo Valls (2014-2016) ed ex consigliere di Francois Hollande, è dunque il nuovo presidente …

Grilled Buffalo Chicken Sliders Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (10)<p>For the chicken:<p>3/4 cup Frank’s RedHot sauce<br>• 2 tablespoons unsalted butter (1/4 stick), melted and cooled slightly<br>• 4 boneless, skinless …

Here's our first look at the fully assembled Justice League from 'Batman v Superman'

Here they are!<p>Warner Bros. and DC Comics just unveiled our first look at the fully assembled Justice League. The image comes from DC Films' newly launched Facebook page and was released to promote Tuesday night's big preview of the "Justice League" film on The CW.<p>The image features Justice League …

Hollywood reacts to shooting at cinema showing Trainwreck

Schumer, Wendell Pierce and Patton Oswalt among those expressing sadness after gunman opens fire with semi-automatic handgun during screening in Louisiana cinema<p>Hollywood has reacted with horror to the killing of two people by a lone gunman at a screening of Amy Schumer comedy Trainwreck in the …

Dogfights Of The Future Will Be Unmanned

Get ready for the fifth-generation fight<p>American air dominance has long rested on staying technologically ahead of the enemy. With high-speed stealth design, advanced avionics, and integrated computing, the fifth-generation F-35 Lightning II is built to keep that edge for the United States and its …

Stealth Aircraft

Nikkei going global with Financial Times takeover

But the unlikely cross-border marriage -- Japanese media rarely venture overseas and are routinely criticised as timid in pursuit of investigative news -- has sparked concerns about editorial independence at the storied salmon-pink business paper founded in 1888.<p>"The merger of the Financial Times …

Black Mass will debut at Venice Film Festival

Scott Cooper’s <i>Black Mass</i>, which stars Johnny Depp as notorious mobster Whitey Bulger, will make its debut at this year’s Venice Film Festival. The …

Nokia's purchase of Alcatel-Lucent gets the green light in Europe

Nokia is a step closer to buying Alcatel-Lucent.<p>The Finnish maker of network equipment and former phone fabricator has received approval from the European Commission to acquire the French telecoms company in a deal set to be worth €15.6 billion (around $16.6 billion, AU$23 billion or £11 billion).<p>A …

Amy Schumer Says Her 'Heart Is Broken' over Trainwreck Shooting That Left 3 Dead and 9 Wounded

Amy Schumer is distraught after a gunman opened fire in a crowded Lafayette, Louisiana, movie theater during a screening of her film <i>Trainwreck</i>, …

Pixels review – just another Adam Sandler movie, despite impressive CGI

The posters for Pixels are alluring, with characters from classic arcade games hovering over some of the world’s major cities. The most eye-catching one boasts a giant Pac-Man, mouth wide open, devouring San Francisco. What these adverts fail to get across is that Pixels is an Adam Sandler movie. …

‘Jurassic World’ Is Now The Third Highest Grossing Movie Ever

Someone out there, possibly a bored office worker playing hooky, or maybe a teenager who’s been grounded for a month, or probably Jimmy Buffett, became the person who put <i>Jurassic World</i> No. 3 on the all-time box office list. The $1.522 billion Chris Pratt’s dino movie has earned internationally is …

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Little Girl and Her Dog Pose Identically for Fun Lookalike Portraits

A year ago, photographer Jesse Holland‘s parents gave her baby daughter a hat as a present. On a whim, the Victoria, British Columbia-based mom photographed her daughter and her dog wearing the same hat, and a new photo series was born.<p>Putting a new spin on the “who wore it better?” concept, …

Ulysses S. Grant Died 130 Years Ago. Racists Hate Him, But Historians No Longer Do.

Why everything your teacher told you about the Union general and U.S. president was wrong.<p>After Ulysses S. Grant, the 18th president of the United States, died 130 years ago today, a million and a half Americans watched his funeral procession. His mausoleum was a popular tourist attraction in New …

A Bug Swarm So Big It Shows Up On Weather Radar

Grasshoppers over Texas<p>Weather radar has picked up thousands of insects flying over Knox County, Texas, according to the National Weather Service of Norman, Oklahoma.<p>Rangers at Copper Breaks State Park in Quanah, Texas confirmed that the radar is picking up a large swarm of both grasshoppers and …

After Toshiba scandal, foreign investors want tougher Japan governance steps

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Japan needs bolder measures such as harsher criminal sanctions for fraud and whistleblower protections to improve corporate transparency and prevent a repeat of the accounting scandal seen at Toshiba Corp, foreign investors and governance experts said.<p>Toshiba Corp President …

Soyuz Docks with International Space Station

Space<p>Usain Bolt takes on laws of physics in zero gravity race<p>00:56<p>NASA is studying an underwater volcano in Hawaii to learn more about alien life<p>01:58<p>Why terraforming Mars may be impossible -- at least according to this study<p>02:15<p>'An infinite, giant trampoline': Apollo 17's Harrison Schmitt …

Space Station

Brilliant New Yorker cover shows exactly what Donald Trump is doing to the 2016 Republican field

The cover of this week's New Yorker hits on exactly what Donald Trump is doing in the Republican presidential primary: making waves.<p>The New Yorker explains that the Barry Blitt-drawn cover — titled "Belly Flop" — is a reference to Trump's brazen style and impact on the 2016 presidential …

Midway documentary hits Kickstarter

In the ‘90s, Midway was the biggest arcade game developer in the U.S., putting together games including <i>Mortal Kombat</i>, <i>NBA Jam</i> and <i>Terminator 2: The Arcade Game</i>. It marked a special time for Josh Tsui, who worked at Midway in those days, and now he’s putting together a documentary to look back.<p>In a …

My New Declaration of Independence

The original Declaration of Independence, declared 239 years ago, was a philippic against King George and his tyranny. I am no fan of King George. But the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution laid most of his tyranny to rest, and what remained was then laid to rest with him.<p>We need …

5 Amazing Stories About Ancient Egypt That Deserve to Be Movies

Who wouldn’t want to watch Law & Oracle?<p>We’ve seen stories of ancient Egypt on-screen before—the biblical tale <i>The Prince of Egypt</i>, the extremely long <i>Cleopatra,</i> and the <i>Mummy</i> trilogy, as well as that one episode of <i>Futurama</i> on the possibility of ancient aliens. But have we mined all the stories of …

Rosetta space orbiter to be moved closer to Philae lander comet

Mission will improve contact between orbiter and Philae lander after agency says data already received is ‘amazingly exciting’<p>The Rosetta space orbiter is to be moved closer to the comet hosting the pioneering Philae lander to establish a better with link the probe after it sent back signals last …

North Carolina shark attack victim: 'I didn't see it coming'

<b>(CNN) —</b> One of two North Carolina teens injured in a weekend shark attack said he had little warning of what was to come.<p>"I didn't see it coming," Hunter Treschl said from his bed at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.<p>"I was just in about waist-deep water, playing with my cousin ... …

I watched Megyn Kelly for six weeks: How I learned to uncode the Fox News propaganda machine

<b>Megyn Kelly (Fox News)</b><p>Fox News markets Megyn Kelly as a refreshing, independent voice. She’s really just O’Reilly in fancier packaging<p>Charles L. Ponce De Leon<p>June 17, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>A few months ago, the New York Times Magazine published an interesting profile of Fox News Channel anchor Megyn …

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