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One Supernova Seen Four Times in Single Photo Due to Gravitational Lensing

Astronomers have captured the first photo of a single supernova showing up in four different places of a single image due to a phenomenon known as …

Universe

Ebola Is Wiping Out the World’s Gorillas

In just four decades, Ebola has wiped out one third of the world’s chimp and gorilla populations. If it continues, the results will be …

What to Eat for an Upset Stomach

Got an upset stomach? Quit your bellyaching and eat one of these healing foods, like fennel and peppermint.<p>We've all been guilty—at least once or a dozen times—of overindulging. Whether it was one too many saucy Buffalo wings, a slice of chocolate cake that was a <i>little</i> too big, or we overdid it …

Alternative Medicine

Delightful Illustrations Depict R2-D2 Dressed as Other Superheroes

Fantasy worlds collide in Steve Berrington's delightful illustrations that depict Star Wars icon R2-D2 dressed up as superheroes from other realms. The lovable droid crosses Marvel, DC Comic and Lucasfilm lines to don a Superman cape, pick up Captain America's shield and try on Wonder Woman's …

Art

Nat Geo Photog Says Amazon Won’t Stop Selling His Stolen Photograph

Earlier this month, National Geographic photographer Tomas van Houtryve had one of his photographs selected by <i>TIME</i> magazine as one of the Top 10 …

Pool, deck, eco-friendly: This is the typical Australian home

Australians are a society of fixers, builders, painters, remodellers. We are obsessed with home renovation and our pads.<p>In case you couldn't tell …

The FBI Is Looking For A Man Who Shouted 'I Have Ebola' On An LA Bus

Last week we saw what happened when a man joked he had Ebola on a plane. He was escorted off by guys in hazmat suits, and you could hear him say "I was just kidding."<p>Now it's happened again.<p>On Oct. 13, a man wearing a surgical mask accompanied by an unmasked woman got on a public bus that travels …

Los Angeles

Why do McDonald's hamburgers never rot? Fast-food chain opens its factory doors

McDonald's launches US campaign to address urban myths and confirm that there are no worms in its beef<p>McDonald's has launched a US campaign to address a number of "urban myths", such as why its burgers apparently never rot.<p>The world's biggest hamburger chain allowed cameras into its Fresno, …

McDonald's

Horse Casually Strolls Into Police Department Like It’s No Big Deal

Go home, horse — you’re drunk.<p>An English police department was visited by either the bravest or drunkest tiny horse in all of the UK on Monday. …

This Camera Shoots a Gigapixel Photo of Your Entire Body for Skin Cancer Screening

While it’s the fifth most common type of cancer in the United States and the deadliest of all skin cancers, melanoma can often be cured if caught …

Ebola comment gets passenger hazmat escort from plane

Ebola is no laughing matter, especially not at airports or on planes, where screenings have gotten tighter.<p>So, when a man on a flight on Wednesday may have joked that he had been to Africa and had the deadly disease, he received a special escort off the plane.<p>Four officials in blue plastic hazmat …

Here Are the Most Terrifying Pictures of the Sun You'll Ever See

Just in time for Halloween, NASA released photos of the Sun on Wednesday—and it’s looking a lot like a Jack-O-Lantern, and it’s kind of …

Decorations

Strange Hybrid Star Found After 40-Year Search

That's apparently what happens when a dying star swallows a smaller, dead star. And for decades, this exotic cosmic rarity was only theory, a wild idea hatched by an astronomer and a now-famous physicist and an astronomer.<p>It's called a Thorne-Zytkow object (TZO), and its existence was first …

Universe

Forget everything you thought you knew about how women orgasm

A new study claims that there is no such thing as a vaginal, or clitoral orgasm. Oh, and apparently the G-spot is a myth, too. Radhika Sanghani reports<p>The elusive G-spot does not exist, according to a new study.<p>So far, so typical. It seems we can’t go a few months without researchers offering a new …

Many Retailers Hesitant About Offering Support for Apple Pay

Though Apple is launching Apple Pay with a number of high-profile retail partners including Macy's, Disney, Whole Foods, Sephora, Walgreens, and Staples, among others, there's a long list of retailers who have decided not to offer Apple Pay in their stores.<p>Walmart and Best Buy, for example, have …