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Astronauts in space have captured a rare image of a giant red sprite

An astronaut took a beautiful photo of Earth at night, below, while flying over Central America in the International Space Station.<p>The moon is in the upper left, and a massive thunderstorm off to the right.<p>But there's something weird lurking in this image, captured on August 10.<p>Can you spot it?<p>Upon …

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Subzero weather kills 21 in Poland

Officials in Poland have said that 21 people died of hypothermia during a weekend cold spell. Certain areas saw temperatures drop to as low as minus …

Ancient Reptile with 'Ridiculously Long Neck' Unearthed in Alaska

The fossilized remains of an ancient marine reptile with an extremely long neck and paddlelike appendages were recently uncovered in an unlikely …

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Japan has plans to put advertisements on the moon

That might change when Pocari Sweat becomes the first product advertised on the surface of the moon.<p>In the latter half of 2016, an American firm devoted to space exploration, Space X, plans to land a rover on the moon.<p>Among the rover's cargo: a can of Pocari Sweat, which will be left on a lunar …

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Arctic outbreak barreling toward U.S. may be Storm Frank's revenge

For most of the U.S., the weather of early-to-mid January will be the polar opposite of what it was in December.<p>The East, which roasted like …

U.S. admiral raises alarm over Russian military threat

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The ability of the U.S. and Canadian military to defend North America could be jeopardized by stepped up Russian military activity, according to the commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command.<p>Adm. William Gortney told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday …


How epigenetics let scientists make giant ants - Futurity

A new discovery sheds light on how epigenetic factors influence traits that exist on a continuum, such as size, height, and intelligence.

New York Post says some of its Twitter accounts hacked

NEW YORK — A New York Post spokeswoman said some of the newspaper's Twitter accounts were briefly hacked Friday.<p>The Twitter feed of United Press International sent out identical suspicious tweets Friday on false economic and military news<p>One tweet on UPI's feed said that the Pope said World War III …

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G5 Games - Privacy Policy

<b>Online And Game Use Privacy Policy</b><br>G5 Entertainment AB (“G5”) respects the privacy concerns of the users of its Web site, (the “Site”) and …


WHO May Declare Global Ebola Emergency

Corporations are using dubious research to take over prisons

How companies funded research supporting the privatization of prisons<p>Since the mid-1980s, private companies have contracted with states and branches of the federal government to assume certain prison operations. The argument behind these contracts has been that private companies — which are not …

Risk of Russian military deployment in Ukraine has risen, says Polish PM

Donald Tusk's warning about troop buildup comes as Kiev government forces advance on rebel strongholds in the east<p>The Polish prime minister, Donald Tusk, has said that the possibility of Russia deploying military forces in Ukraine has risen, as western officials said Moscow has begun a new troop …

Are jogging bottoms the new skinny jeans?

It’s a bold question, but from Bottega Veneta to David Beckham, this off-duty look is becoming a a hit on the red carpet, the catwalk and even the high street. Now even the most stylish men and women are wearing them<p>They are comfortable and cosy, with no bothersome belts, buttons or zips, so it’s …

Wichita Foster Dad of Baby Who Died in Hot Car 'Wants to Die'

A Kansas foster father arrested for leaving his 10-month-old daughter in the car is so devastated by the baby's death he "wants to die," his family said.<p>"He has no reason to live," Seth Michael Jackson's mother told NBC News on Friday.<p>Jackson, 29, and his 26-year-old partner had been in the process …


16 Of The Most Powerful Images To Come Out Of The Israel And Gaza Conflict

Since Israel began its offensive against militants in the Gaza Strip last week, its military says it has launched more than 1,300 airstrikes. At least 170 Palestinians have been killed and hundreds have been injured. Meanwhile, Palestinians have fired almost 1,000 rockets at Israel, but there have …

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WHO/K.Petersen<p>JECFA is an international scientific expert committee administered jointly by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United …

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This Is Why Amal Alamuddin Is A Style Star

You may know Amal Alamuddin as Julian Assange's lawyer or maybe as a super successful, badass woman who happens to be engaged to George Clooney. But here at HuffPost Style, we know and love her for a more sartorial reason.<p>We first fell for Alamuddin's sense of style when she stepped out in this …

Lottie Moss Channels Kate for Calvin Klein; Terry Richardson Shoots for Playboy

<b>Lottie Moss Channels Kate for Calvin Klein:</b> The legendary Kate Moss has been immensely supportive of her younger sister Lottie’s modeling ambitions, …


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