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13 science fiction authors on how Star Trek influenced their lives

<i>Star Trek</i> has had an enormous influence on the world of science fiction ever since it aired on NBC in 1966. Gene Roddenberry’s drama aboard a spaceship introduced millions of viewers to science fiction across the world, and inspired some viewers to become science fiction authors in their own …

Science Fiction

14 Grown-Up Jokes Cleverly Hidden In Disney Movies

The jokes weren't always for kids.

9 signs you'll never be rich

Contrary to popular belief, "everyone has the same opportunity to acquire wealth," says self-made millionaire Steve Siebold.<p>Is wealth in the cards …

The Verge Review of Animals: pika vs. Pikachu

<i>This column is part of a series where Verge staffers</i> <i>post highly subjective reviews of animals</i><i>. Up until now, we’ve written about animals without telling you whether they suck or rule. We are now rectifying this oversight.</i><p>As of last weekend, <i>Pokemon</i> is 20 years old, which means franchise mascot …

Earth could be unique among 700 quintillion planets in the Universe

But what if - statistically speaking - the odds are stacked against us finding another planet even remotely like Earth?<p>That's the thinking behind a new study by an international team of researchers, which has taken what we know about the exoplanets that lie outside our Solar System and fed the data …

Universe

The Two Big Bangs

When you think about how the Universe got its start, from a scientific point of view, there’s one theory that explains what we see above all others: the Big Bang. But not everyone agrees on what “the Big Bang” actually means. In particular, there’s always some news that periodically goes around …

9 tips to save money on food, from the woman who wrote the book on eating for $4 a day

Her cookbook, " Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4 a Day " has been downloaded more than 900,000 times , and over 71,000 updated hard copies have been given or sold at a discount to help people in need. For each copy of her New York Times bestseller sold, a copy is donated to people who might not …

10. Black Widow Will Meet Her End - Captain America: Civil War

Whilst lots of fans are assuming that the hero of the title, Captain America, will bite the dust in the upcoming Avengers fight movie, there's …

Can America’s gun problems be fixed? The rest of the world might know the answer.

IT’S BECOME ROUTINE IN AMERICA, EVERY month or two, to restart the debate about gun control. The debate is inevitably kicked off by the most recent …

Can you spot EARTH in this stunning image? If you think you can, prepare to be ASTONISHED

GETTYOur sun, the tiny white speck bottom left, shown next to red hyper giant VY Canis Majoris<p>This staggering image shows how our sun - which is so …

Universe

10 Hunting Gear Upgrades You Need to Make Now

Move over ill-fitting cotton camouflage, these are the new essentials of the hunt.<p>While ski apparel saw taped seams and GORE-Tex treatments eons ago, hunting gear has remained mostly untouched, with waxed duck canvas being about as technical as it got. In the past decade or so though, the hunting …

14 Factors That Affect the Decisions You Make

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16 Surprisingly Fast Facts About Snails

Snails are mostly known for their speed, or lack thereof. We get it, they’re not the fastest animal on Earth. But there are plenty of other things …

It’s possible to make delicious, healthy dinners for less than $2/person. Here’s how

There are many reasons not to make your own dinner: It takes so much time. Seamless is so easy. Pizza is so delicious. But anyone blaming cost will have to find a new excuse.<p>In the cookbook, <i>Good and Cheap</i>, author Leanne Brown makes the case for eating well on a budget—a very slim, $4/day budget to …

Here's what you should eat for breakfast

Allow us to turn this around and ask, <i>What are you in the mood for?</i> And, more importantly, <i>What makes you feel good throughout the day?</i><p>Because, really, …

Ultimate Desk Lunch: Tuscan Bean and Broccoli Rabe Spaghetti

Desk Lunches was started by two friends who were tired of takeout. On alternating days, they prep and cook healthy-ish, make-ahead lunches in their …

The Fool-Proof Method For Making Brown Rice Without A Rice Cooker

Perfect every single time.<p>There's no getting around it, brown rice is trickier to cook than white rice. Not only does it take a whole lot longer -- close to 50 minutes -- but the results can be varied. Sometimes it's still a little crunchy. Other times it's totally gummy. And cooking it on the …

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26 Breathtaking U.S. Sights You Need To See Before You Die

Lonely Planet's top travel experts share their favorite spots around the world in Ultimate Travel: Our List of the 500 Best Places to See... Ranked. Here are the ones you can visit without leaving the U.S.

Cook & Chisel: Your 7-Day Calendar

Follow this 7-day schedule of meals and workouts, and then repeat each week for 3 weeks. Click on the links below to be taken directly to a recipe or workout.<p>Men's Health<p>Weekly Workout Plan<p>Do the following routines on their designated days. Every workout uses varying loads, rep ranges, and tempos …

Effortless Meals - Easy Chicken Fajitas

Effortless Meals! These easy chicken fajitas make back to school mealtime a breeze.<p><i>This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its</i> …

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch will cost less than an Apple Watch

Samsung's smart and attractive rethink of its Gear line of smart watches, the Gear S2 now has a price, $299.99, and availability date for the U.S., …

10 Things to Know About Money Before You're 30

Are you a financial 'adult'?<p>Among the countless stereotypes about young people is the belief that they manage money poorly.<p>Indeed, studies find that …