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Latest<p>'Dragon Ball Super: Broly' Reveals First Collectible Figures<p>Dragon Ball Super: Broly 3 hours ago<p>Dragon Ball Super: Broly<p>Alexa Bliss is Setting …

The Walking Dead

If Tim Burton Directed Disney Movies

My name is Andrew Tarusov. Originally I was born in Ribinsk, Russia, but now I'm living in Los Angeles, California. My general occupation after 10 …

Daily Meditation: Winter Solstice

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a song by Sufjan Stevens in honor of the winter solstice, which falls on …

2016 January 2 - Sky Lights in the New Year

<b>Sky Lights in the New Year</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Gill Fry<p><b>Explanation:</b> Triggered by the impact of a coronal mass ejection on New Year's eve, a …

Astronomy

Natalie Cole, Grammy Award–Winning Singer-Songwriter, Dead at 65

Natalie Cole, the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter who followed in the footsteps of her late father, Nat King Cole, and proved to be a musical force …

Music

The Danish Girl puts Gerda Wegener’s art on view to the world

An extensive new exhibition at Arken Museum of Modern Art, near Copenhagen, is seeking to re-establish artist Gerda Wegener’s reputation – now it’s a focus of an Oscar-tipped movie<p>Although Gerda Wegener remains one of the most remarkable Danish painters, she was little known in her own country – …

The Most Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2015

It's been another year of awe-inspiring and goosebump-inducing photography. Take a look at the best of the best.<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> Photo Contest 2015<p>The travel arm of the National Geographic Society received more than 17,000 entries, with one image making it to the top spot: a spectacular …

Ten Memorable Paintings from 2015

Charis J. Carmichael Braun, <i>Where Do We Go From Here [Janus]</i>, 2015<p>Acrylic on panel, 8.5 x 11 inches<p>Since I first posted "Ten Memorable Paintings from 2011" on the HuffingtonPost using a virtual slideshow, my annual project has grown in scale and ambition. This year over 400 artists responded to my …

These Adorable Illustrations Remind Us That Love Is In The Little Things

Romance is all around.<p>Artist Philippa Rice has drawn comics and illustrations based on her life with boyfriend Luke Pearson since 2011.<p>Rather than illustrating grand romantic gestures, the Bristol, UK-based artist focuses in on the small but sweet moments couples share -- like falling asleep on the …

Cute

Mars Could Look Like This Someday

It might happen in 20 to 40 million years, astronomers say.<p>Mars may take on a very Saturn-like look in the future.<p>The red planet's largest moon, Phobos, has an inward-moving orbit that is sending it on a destructive path <i>toward</i> Mars' strong gravitational grasp. This could cause the moon to break …

What the backlash against Bollywood's Aamir Khan tells us about India

<b>The bitter backlash against Bollywood star Amir Khan's remarks about "growing intolerance" in India tells us a few things about the world's largest democracy.</b><p>At a journalism awards ceremony, Khan said there was a growing sense of fear, insecurity and despondency in the country, and that when he …

India

The Real Story Behind the Paintings in The Danish Girl

danish girl paintings<p>In the early 1900s, Danish artist Gerda Wegener came up with a creative solution after her model was running late: She had her husband, landscape painter Einar Wegener, pose for her in stockings and heels instead. That brief experience stirred something inside of Einar, who, …

More evidence that Jupiter kicked ancient planets out of the solar system

By Rachel Feltman<p>, Freelancer, Editor at Popular Science Magazine<p>Jupiter, Jupiter, Jupiter. We've got to have a talk.<p>According to a recent study in The Astrophysical Journal, Jupiter probably kicked a ninth planet out of our solar system back in the day.<p>[<i>Mysterious space junk is hurtling towards</i> …

Religion doesn't make kids more generous or altruistic, study finds

Here's a discovery that could make secular parents say hallelujah: Children who grow up in nonreligious homes are <i>more</i> generous and altruistic than children from observant families.<p>A series of experiments involving 1,170 kids from a variety of religious backgrounds found that the non-believers were …

Religion

Hackers have infiltrated the US arrest records database

Earlier this year, a hacking group broke into the personal email account of CIA director John Brenner and published a host of sensitive attachments that it got its hands on (yes, Brenner should not have been using his AOL email address for CIA business). Now, <i>Wired</i> reports the group has hit a much …

Here's How You Can Outrun A Horse

<b>NPR's Skunk Bear YouTube</b><p>When it comes to feats of speed and strength, <i>Homo sapiens</i> is a pretty pitiful species. The list of animals that can outsprint us is embarrassing. There's the cheetah, of course, but also horses, ostriches, greyhounds, grizzly bears, kangaroos, wild boars, even some house …

A Huge Gash Just Appeared On the Sun

A rather massive coronal hole was recently spotted on the Sun by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. The region—the size of 50 Earths—is spewing …

Protecting The Kill

Neanderthal 'flower children' burials theory debunked

New research casts doubt on the idea that Neanderthals buried their dead covered in flowers<p>Theories that Neanderthals buried their dead with flower-filled funeral rites have been called into question by new research which finds that natural processes are still depositing pollen in the same way in …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow update schedule for Samsung devices - Galaxy S6, Note 5, Note 4 - IBTimes India

Android 6.0 Marshmallow update is expected to come to Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge soon.<p>Samsung irked its fans by …

Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut at Brookfield Zoo: Pictures

Endangered Species

Monkeys are secretly subjected to unjustified and harmful lab tests, campaigners warn

Leading animal rights organisation says primates are being given unncecesary tests that make a mockery of their protected status<p>A law that is supposed to give <b>laboratory monkeys</b> special protection has failed to prevent large numbers of the primates being subjected to "unnecessary and unjustifiable" …

Monkeys