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Elon Musk announces $78,000 high-performance version of Tesla Model 3

Elon Musk has announced two new versions of the Model 3, including a high-performance model capable of hitting 60mph in 3.5 seconds, following months of production woes.<p>The new versions follow a similar development plan to that used by Tesla for the Model S. The first is an all-wheel drive version …

Tesla

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry marry as millions watch on

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex, emerged from St George’s Chapel, Windsor after a wedding ceremony that dusted down royal tradition and injected gospel energy.<p>The couple served up many surprises, including the bride’s dress, and the fact she would be making a …

Prince Harry

Royal Wedding: Why Kate Middleton Arrived After The Queen

Though not a bridesmaid, she had an important job!<p>It's tradition for the Queen to be the last member of the royal family to arrive to any royal event, including a wedding.<p>However, eagle-eyed viewers will have noticed that, in fact, another member of the royal family technically arrived after Her …

Royal Weddings

The Royal Wedding: How Meghan and Harry's love story unfolded

January 9, 2018<p>Trip to south London<p>The couple visit a community radio station in Brixton, south London, for their second official engagement together. Harry masters an elaborate handshake and Meghan is praised for her modest choice of jumper -- a £45 ($63) sweater from high street store Marks & …

Westminster Abbey

HTC just announced the world’s first blockchain phone

HTC is about to unveil a flagship phone that nobody will want to buy, the U12 handset the company teased using iPhone 6 parts not too long ago. But …

Mobile Technology

According To Physicists Parallel Worlds Interact With Us

<b>According to new claims made by some physicists, there are other parallel worlds that interact with us.</b><p>Quantum mechanics is a tested science, but it …

Quantum Mechanics

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

Albert Einstein

Barbara Bush: A Life in Pictures

These Heels Use Technology To Be More Comfortable Than Sneakers

<i>This article originally appeared on Real Simple. For more stories like this, visit realsimple.com.</i><p>Comfort and style don't always meet—especially when …

Shoes

Blake Lively's Met Gala 2018 Dress Took Over 600 Hours to Make

There were many eye-catching dresses at the 2018 Met Gala—like Rihanna's and Ariana Grande's, to name just two—but only Blake Lively's was fit for Serena Van der Woodsen, queen of the Met steps. The <i>Gossip Girl</i> actor showed up in a rich crimson Versace gown complete with detailed embroidery, a …

Met Gala

Scientists Discover 'Time Crystals' Growing Right Under Their Noses

Scientists spent nearly a decade learning how to create time crystals. A new discovery shows they were hiding in plain sight the whole time.<p>In 2012, Nobel Prize-winning scientist Frank Wilczek proposed the existence of a new type of crystal. While most crystals have a structure that repeats in two …

Chemistry

Biology Will Be the Next Great Computing Platform

In some ways, Synthego looks like any other Silicon Valley startup. Inside its beige business park facilities, a five-minute drive from Facebook HQ, …

Genetics

24 life skills every adult should master before turning 30

There’s no handbook for adult life.<p>Somehow you’re just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out and you shouldn’t …

Time Management

To Be More Likable and Make a Great First Impression,Science Says First Do 1 Thing

And then you can almost guarantee the people you meet will like you.<p>If you want to make a great first impression -- and why wouldn't you? -- you know there are basic steps you can take: Smile, make eye contact, listen more than you talk, ask questions about the other person... anyone can do those …

Self-improvement

Stephen Hawking's Final Theory About Our Universe Has Just Been Published, And It Will Melt Your Brain

His final word on whether multiverses exist.<p>Groundbreaking physicist Stephen Hawking left us one last shimmering piece of brilliance before he died: …

Physics

This Science-Backed Yoga Trick Boosts Dopamine Levels in the Brain by 65%

The benefits of yoga know no bounds—the physical, mental, and spiritual practice has been linked to reduced stress, increased flexibility and muscle …

Yoga

35 beautiful cities you must see in your lifetime

European Travel

"Pretty" Underwear With the Best Reviews

When it comes to your undergarments drawer, we’ve shared the three bras every woman should own, the lingerie trend that weirdly made me happier, and …

Clothing

10 things you (probably) didn’t know about your mind

We can imagine that we must have the ultimate ‘inside knowledge’ of our minds. How wrong we are.<p>The progress of science has been a succession of …

Consciousness

Mindfulness could help to stave off dementia, research suggests

Mindfulness and meditation could stave off dementia, research suggests. Analysis of research involving 30,000 people found that those who suffered moderate to severe anxiety in mid-life were more likely to develop dementia years later.<p>Researchers said responses to stress may speed up brain cell …

Dementia

Did another advanced species exist on Earth before humans?

New paper explains how we might go about looking for evidence of earlier civilizations.<p>Our Milky Way galaxy contains tens of billions of potentially habitable planets, but we have no idea whether we’re alone. For now Earth is the only world known to harbor life, and among all the living things on …

Anthropology

Earth's Terrifying Magnetic Field Reversal Just Got a New Timeline

Cue a collective sigh of relief.<p>There are easily a dozen ways the age of humans could come to an end. At this point, an antibiotic-resistant plague, …

Earth Science

The ultimate UK bucket list: 29 things to do before you die

The Milky Way’s Center Is a Cornucopia of Black Holes

Astronomers have detected evidence of a handful of the likely thousands of light-gobbling objects in the middle of the galaxy.<p>For the last few years, Chuck Hailey has had the center of the Milky Way hanging in his office at Columbia University. The picture, pinned above his desk, shows a bright …

Black Holes

MIT's wearable device can 'hear' the words you say in your head

If you've read any sort of science fiction, it's likely you've heard about subvocalization, the practice of silently saying words in your head. It's common when we read (though it does slow you down), but it's only recently begun to be used as a way to interact with our computers and mobile …

Science says the difference between a friend and a best friend comes down to two things

Teaching someone how to make friends is like teaching someone how to ride a bike — <i>you say this, you put your foot here, do you get it now?</i><p>That is to say, it's all kind of intuitive: When it's working, you'll know.<p>But a new scientific paper, which was published in the Journal of Social and Personal …

Tiger Struggles, Spieth Soars on Day 1 at the Masters: Pictures

Zach Johnson

The 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination: Pictures

American Culture

Who Is Neri Oxman? What to Know About the MIT Professor Hanging Out With Brad Pitt

She's an intellectual rockstar.<p>The tabloids are buzzing: An esteemed MIT professor, whose TED talk about design, science and technology has racked up more than 1.6 million views online, is reportedly spending time with a guy who has been in some movies you may have heard of. <i>Page Six</i> reported that …

10 Strategies Smart People Use to Handle Difficult People

Stress-relieving techniques for dealing with difficult people.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that …

Emotional Intelligence