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43 Meals Everyone Should Eat In Their Lifetime

From unpretentious fried fish tacos in Baja, Mexico, to the foraged tasting menu at Copenhagen's Noma (the best restaurant in the world), we found 43 meals that are worth traversing the planet for.<p>Foodies will want to put these spots on their travel bucket list.

Spacewatch: Swansong for Iridium flares

At its best, the International Space Station outshines every star and can come close to rivalling Venus, the brightest planet. It is, though, occasionally surpassed by the glints of sunlight reflecting from the antennae of Iridium satellites – glints that are popularly known as Iridium …

5 Informative and Well-designed Infographics for Web Designers

The popularity of infographics with attractive graphic rises to top because of its easy visual presentation.<p>Today we picked 5 selected infographics …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

Fake sweeteners may mess with the way our bodies metabolize sugar

Diet sodas and those packets of artificial sweetener you put in your coffee may not be as benign as we thought, a new study suggests.<p>High doses of artificial sweeteners like saccharin, sucralose and aspartame can change the population of healthy gut bacteria in mice and in some humans. And those …

Surprise! Giant Black Hole Discovered in Dwarf Galaxy

Space<p>Astronomers have just discovered the smallest known galaxy that harbors a huge, supermassive black hole at its core.<p>The relatively nearby dwarf galaxy is thought to house a supermassive black hole at its heart equal in mass to about 21 million suns. The discovery suggests that supermassive …

Watch scientists cut open a colossal squid and find eggs inside

Warning: not for the squeamish<p>Enormous squid have fascinated humankind since some of our earliest recorded seafaring days (see: the myth of the Kraken). But it is still rare that we get to see such elusive, majestic creatures up close. Now, anyone with access to YouTube can see what a 770-pound …

Viral Video of the Day: The Musical Mashup to End Them All

Who knew that that video of you puttering around on your piano would wind up in one of the year’s hottest jams?<p>In the same way that Girl Talk samples …

Revolutionary diving suit to be used at site of 'world's oldest computer' find

Archaeologists began using a revolutionary new deep-sea diving suit on Monday to explore the ancient shipwreck where one of the most remarkable scientific objects of antiquity was found.<p>The Antikythera mechanism – a 2nd-century BC device known as the world's oldest computer – was discovered by …

Comet landing site announced by Rosetta mission team

The spot where a spacecraft will attempt the first landing on a comet has been unveiled by officials at the European Space Agency.<p>The billion-euro Rosetta probe will drop its 100kg robotic lander, Philae, on to the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 11 November.<p>At a press conference in …

Pictures of the Week 9.11.14

Ocean algae can evolve fast to tackle climate change: study

OSLO (Reuters) - Tiny marine algae can evolve fast enough to cope with climate change in a sign that some ocean life may be more resilient than thought to rising temperatures and acidification, a study showed.<p>People swim in the sea as dried algae is pictured along the coastline in Qingdao, Shandong …

An 'Extreme' Solar Flare Just Erupted At Earth

It's still unclear whether and to what extent the flare will affect power grids, satellites, or radio transmissions on Earth. But whether it wreaks havoc or not, it will be stunning to behold.<p>But either way, tomorrow we will be able to see the flare in action, live on the Internet. The Slooh Space …

Scientists Discover Dozens of Monuments Hidden Below Stonehenge

This field of ancient stones may be more complex than initially believed.<p>Scientists have new evidence that there is more to Stonehenge—the ancient rock formations that stand alone in a field in Wiltshire, England—than meets the eye.<p>Based on cutting edge digital mapping technology, researchers at …