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Brexit: Theresa May's Article 50 plans could be delayed by months due to Stormont crisis legal challenge

Theresa May’s plans to trigger Article 50 could be delayed by months because enacting Brexit while Northern Ireland’s Assembly is in crisis may be …

Here's how Earth and the Moon look from Mars, and we're not sure what to make of it

If you have aspirations to become a Red Planet colonizer some day, we now have an idea of how Earth and the moon look from Mars so you’ll kind of …

Britain will need new law to trigger Brexit if loses court battle - lawyer | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The British government will need to put forward a new law to trigger formal divorce talks with the European Union if it loses a legal battle over who can start the Brexit process, the Supreme Court heard on Tuesday.<p>Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty that deals with the …

United Kingdom

Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Blew a Hole in Earth's Crust

A huge chunk of the planet was liquified in the explosive impact event.<p>About 65 million years ago, a space rock six miles wide came hurtling towards …

SPOTTED: Is that a fleet of UFOs taking off from the moon? [VIDEO]

While some dismiss it as optical illusion, many viewers believe the video shows aliens departing from the moon's surface.<p>A video showing a fleet of …

Five reasons why you should eat beetroot (and how to cook it)

Eating beetroot can make you run faster, according to a new study.<p>Researchers from the University of Exeter found that athletes who drank a glass of beetroot juice before running 20 metres saw an improvement in their sprint time by 2 per cent.<p>Participants were split into two groups: one group was …

Wellness

Brutal reality of lower benefit cap hits home for struggling UK families

Life had already been a struggle for months when the letter arrived from the Department for Work and Pensions last week telling Alana and Mark they would be benefit capped. From Monday, it said, the amount they would receive in housing benefit support – which is already £260 a month less than their …

Housing

Corbyn: No Brexit without access to the single market

The leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party has said his party will try to block the start of divorce talks with the European Union if the …

'Egg Rock' Meteorite Discovered On Mars By Curiosity Rover

The space rock was located in a region where conditions once favored life.<p>Don’t be fooled by the dark object in the image above. It’s about the size of a golf ball, but appears bigger in the picture. It was discovered on the surface of the red planet Mars and photographed on Oct. 30 by NASA’s …

Meteorites

Brexit: May tells Merkel and Juncker timetable remains the same

Prime minister calls European leaders to offer reassurances after ‘disappointing’ court ruling on article 50<p>Theresa May has reassured Angela Merkel and Jean-Claude Juncker that she is determined to stick to her timetable of triggering article 50 to leave the EU by the end of March, despite a high …

United Kingdom

Theresa May's Government is ‘making up Brexit strategy as it goes along'

Theresa May and her Cabinet ministers are pursuing a "make it up as they go along" strategy for Britain’s exit from the European Union, according to …

Seven Small Towns You Must Visit in the U.S.

Seven reasons to start planning that U.S. road trip, stat.<p>New York City—more specifically the neon insanity around Times Square—may be the most …

Can your own immune system kill cancer?

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was another big win in the advancement of immunotherapy treatments for cancer this week.<p>The Food and Drug Administration approved an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda, which stimulates the body's immune system, for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small-cell …

Immunotherapy

United Kingdom facing ‘full-blown crisis’

THE UK has been warned it faces a “full-blown crisis” unless all of its member nations agree on the government’s approach to Brexit.

United Kingdom

Brexit politicians are putting us on a fast track to financial jeopardy

How do you take your Brexit? Soft or hard? Quick or slow? It might all seem semantics but for the UK and Europe it is the £1.1tn question. That is the amount banks based in the UK are lending to the companies and governments of the EU27, keeping the continent afloat financially. The free trade in …

United Kingdom

Scots ready to pay into EU budget to keep single market access | Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The Scottish government believes that contributing to the EU budget might be a price worth paying for keeping Scotland in Europe’s single market if the broader British state leaves as part of its Brexit deal.<p>Leslie Evans (L) Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government, First …

United Kingdom

16 daily habits that are easy to practice and can significantly improve your life

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person.<p>The best part is, each one takes only about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our favorites:<p>1. …

Deep Space Travel Could Damage Astronauts’ Brains

Rodents suffer from cognitive problems months after encountering space-like radiation<p>On a mission to Mars, future astronauts will have to leave the protection of Earth’s magnetic field. As they head into deep space, high-energy galactic cosmic rays will pass through the hull of their ship and into …

Space Exploration