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Astronomers Just Found They've Been Completely Wrong About These Giant Sun Tornadoes

Whoops.<p>Scientists have discovered that the massive bursts of solar activity we call 'solar tornadoes' are not at all like the twisters we get here on …

Universe

Mexico Agrees to Pay for Trump’s Psychiatric Care

MEXICO CITY (The Borowitz Report)—Hoping to resolve the seemingly intractable conflict over immigration, Mexico surprised the world on Thursday by agreeing to pay for Donald J. Trump’s psychiatric care.<p>Speaking to reporters, the Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, said that he had authorized …

Donald Trump

A look around Jimi Hendrix's London home

The London home of rock star Jimi Hendrix has been restored to look as it would have when he lived there.<p>The guitarist and singer lived in Mayfair in the late 1960s, in a third floor flat which he called his "first real home".<p>BBC News went for a look around.<p><i>Handel & Hendrix in London opens to the</i> …

Guitar

These arresting photographs by the young Stanley Kubrick show why he became a great director

From office lingerie models to Chicago street scenes, his camera caught it<p>The best filmmakers are often photographers. But not every snap shooter can …

Photography

Here's What Steven Yeun Has to Say About The Walking Dead Premiere

Spoilers, obviously.<p>For the past six months, fans of <i>The Walking Dead</i> have been on the edge of their seats, waiting to find out who Negan was going to kill on the highly anticipated season seven premiere. On Sunday, they finally got their answer — and the TV world lost not one, but two, of its most …

Bride Loses 110 Lbs. Between Engagement and Wedding After Being 'Ashamed' of Proposal Photos

Haley Smith was overjoyed when her now-husband Matt popped the question last year – until she saw photos of the proposal.<p>“I saw them and didn’t even …

Here's How Your Body Knows You Found the Perfect Sexual Partner

It's all about your immune system, apparently.<p>One of the real secrets of white-hot attraction to someone isn't terribly sexy, according to a recent study published in <i>Nature</i>: It's a part of your genetic coding.<p>All humans have their own unique human leukocyte antigen (HLA) complex, which helps the …

Immune System

Top 10 Most Scenic Train Journeys [Updated 2018]

Along the Great Silk Road by Private Train $ 17,595 14-days trip<p>Spend 14 days traversing an ancient highway, absorbing the long fascinating history …

Malicious smartphone apps turn your phone into tracking device

Researchers find apps spying on their users available for download in the Android play store.<p>Be careful what you download.<p>Four apps available on the Google Play Store were spying on users in secret, according to research released Friday by Mobile security company Lookout. Running a malicious code …

Apps

What the Foods You Eat Say About Your Personality

According to various studies over the last couple of years, you really are what you eat.<p>"If you think about it, through most of human existence, we ate what was available," says John Hayes, an associate professor of food science at Pennsylvania State University. "Or if we didn't eat what was …

Psychology

You can help stop human trafficking with the TraffickCam app

In a world where the phrase “oh god, not another app” often springs to mind, along with “Yeah, yeah, I’m <i>sure</i> you want to make a world a better place” TraffickCam is a blast of icy-fresh air.<p>TraffickCam is an app developed by the Exchange Initiative, an organization fighting back against sex …

Travel Industry

UK faces Brexit crisis after Europe’s leaders demand: ‘Get out now’

France and Germany urge swift action by Britain as Tory MPs say Boris Johnson is preparing leadership bid<p>Britain was heading into a period of unprecedented political, constitutional and economic crisis on Saturday night as European leaders stepped up demands for it to quit the EU as soon as …

United Kingdom

City of London could be cut off from Europe, says ECB official

London-based institutions could be stripped of ‘passports’ that allow them to sell services to rest of EU, says François Villeroy de Galhau<p>The European Central Bank has fanned fears that London could lose its status as Europe’s financial capital after warning that the Brexit vote might sever the …

European Central Bank

Alleged mafia don found in secret bunker in southern Italy, its trapdoor concealed by a pot plant and a dog bowl

An alleged mafia boss has been found hiding in a secret bunker dug beneath his home, with the trapdoor entrance concealed by a dog bowl and a pot plant.<p>Umberto Fraddosio, nicknamed Piccolino or Shortie, was found hiding in the specially-constructed bunker beneath his house in the southern town of …

Crime

Venezuela president declares 60-day state of emergency, blaming US for instability

Nicolas Maduro says ‘Washington is activating measures at the request of Venezuela’s fascist right’<p>Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro declared a 60-day state of emergency on Friday due to what he called plots from within the OPEC country and from the US to topple his leftist government.<p>Maduro did …

Venezuela

First Listen: Radiohead's New Album, A Moon Shaped Pool

<b>Published on</b> May 8th, 2016 | <i>by Alan Cross</i><p>1<p>First Listen: Radiohead’s New Album, A Moon Shaped Pool<p>Finally. After all the false starts and rumours, …

Indie Music

North Korea willing to reconcile unless Seoul 'opts for war'

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea's ruling party adopted a resolution on the third day of its first full congress in 36 years to strive toward a more prosperous and modern economy and stressed that it will push for the peaceful reunification of Korean Peninsula, but warned that if Seoul …

North Korea

This is How Much Your Favorite TV Apartments Would Cost Today

Can you afford Carrie Bradshaw's place?<p>The <i>New York Post</i>reports on how much it would cost to live in some of your favorite iconic TV apartments and houses today. Spoiler alert: You will never be rich enough to live in Monica's apartment. You can kiss that terrace goodbye unless your sitting on a …

Science reveals how to erase painful memories

According to a new study that appears in the journal Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, the key to forgetting could lie in simply changing the way we think about the "context" surrounding our memories.<p>Context is quite a broad thing that can be hard to pin down. Essentially, it refers to everything …

The Brain

Driverless pods are the latest and coolest mode of public transport

The group rapid transport (GRT) vehicles will hit the streets in Singapore by the end of 2016.<p>The future is here.<p>A new-generation mode of public …

New York Man Punched in the Face on Subway Because He 'Looks Exactly Like Shia LaBeouf'

A New York man is tending to a black eye after he was allegedly punched on the subway because he looks like Shia LaBeouf, PEOPLE confirms.<p>Mario …

4,800-Year-Old Fossil of Mother Embracing Baby Found in Taiwan

Archaeologists have discovered the fossilized remains of a mother cradling a baby in Taiwan, museum officials said Tuesday. The pair have held each …

ALERT: The Prom Dress This Teen Bought Online Nearly Ruined Her Prom

You need to see how bad it looked IRL.<p>File this under Prom Nightmares: Juliet Jacoby, a 17-year-old junior at Douglas County High School in Colorado, fell in love with a red gown with long sheer sleeves for her junior prom. At $149, she thought it was a little pricey, so her mom found the same …

3. You're Fat Because You're Fat, Not Because Of Your Genes

People will often blame their genes if they find that they're struggling to lose weight.<p>However, whilst it's true that DNA can be a good predictor of …

Genes

Humans changed a life-giving nutrient into a deadly pollutant

Nitrogen is absolutely crucial to life — an indispensable ingredient of DNA, proteins and essentially all living tissue — yet it also can choke the life out of aquatic ecosystems, destroy trees and sicken people when it shows up in excess at the wrong place, at the wrong time, in the wrong form. …

Farming
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iPhone SE Vs. iPhone 6s: Teardown Confirms 6s Inside

Chipworks has stripped the iPhone SE to its bare silicon essentials, confirming that the iPhone SE is basically a shrink of the iPhone 6S.<p>“Some here have even likened it to an old Chevy outfitted with a peppy new Corvette engine,” wrote the Chipworks team, a company that does reverse engineering …

Mobile Technology

I Compared Drugstore and Department Store Makeup, and the Results Were Surprising

I did some v. important research so you don't have to.<p>I am <i>that girl</i> who loves to spend asinine amounts of money on beauty products. My guilty pleasure in life is luxury beauty items. I love beautiful packaging and like to tell myself that if I pay a lot of money for something, it'll be worth it. …

Katt Williams facing charges for fight with Georgia teen

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Entertainer Katt Williams and a teenager have each been charged with disorderly conduct after fighting each other at an apartment complex, police in metro Atlanta said Monday.<p>Williams, 44, and Luke Wash, 17, were both charged in connection with the fight last week, …

Crime

Samsung's Gear S2 3G is a look at our untethered future

A smarter smartwatch?<p>Every smartwatch you’ve likely seen, whether it’s an Apple Watch, an Android Wear device, or a Pebble, has relied on a smartphone for all of its smarts. If you were to disconnect any of these devices, they become little more than standard timepieces with a little bit of …

Android Phones