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Space Junk Orbiting Our Planet Has Become a Big Mess | VICE News

The little ding that appeared recently on a window in the International Space Station is minor compared to the epic collisions that experts fear will occur as more satellites and debris clutter Earth's orbit.<p>"We are going to have some massive objects colliding in space and creating big, big field …

Space Exploration

6 Real-Life Diet Tips From the World's Top Athletes

<i>By Luke Darby for GQ.</i><p>Getty Images<p>January is a month of food anxiety. It's not just about resolutions, it's the lingering sluggishness of vacation, the still-saturated feeling of holiday meals, and the haunting, family-inspired visions of what time and genetics have in store for your body if you …

Stephen Hawking: 'There is no heaven; it's a fairy story'

In an exclusive interview with the Guardian, the cosmologist shares his thoughts on death, M-theory, human purpose and our chance existence<p>The belief that heaven or an afterlife awaits us is a "fairy story" for people afraid of death, Stephen Hawking has said.<p>In a dismissal that underlines his firm …

Russia to answer once and for all whether moon landing was faked

It looks real enough… But are those moon rocks actually cardboard on a film set somewhere in the Nevada desert?<p>Ever since Buzz Aldrin and friends …

This robot could one day work aboard the ISS

A robot being developed for manipulation tasks has demonstrated its ability to perform a complex job in a mock International Space Station scenario.<p>There's a lot to do aboard the International Space Station (ISS). There are science experiments to be performed and cared for; at least two hours of …

Mysterious 'Ripples' Zooming Away From Nearby Star Baffle Scientists

The waves seen around AU Mic are "unlike anything ever seen, or even predicted, before."<p>Bizarre, fast-moving "ripples" spotted around a nearby star have scientists scratching their heads. They say the waves are "unlike anything ever seen, or even predicted, before."<p>Astronomers spotted the strange …

Groups must disclose who pays for lawmakers' travel

Gov.<p>Jerry Brownon Saturday signed a bill aimed at shedding light on which special interests are paying the travel tab of elected state officials who attend annual fact-finding trips and conferences in Hawaii and other exotic locales.<p>Last year, legislators reported they took trips to Spain, …

Nonprofits

The latest 'gay gene' study gives no comfort to homophobes

The likes of Vladimir Putin might welcome a study which finds sexual orientation may not be fixed from birth. But they are ignoring the science<p>Vladimir Putin, Robert Mugabe, Pope Francis and other anti-gay world leaders may well rejoice at new scientific research that points to homosexuality as …

Nasa planning ‘Earth Independent’ Mars colony by 2030s

Humans will be living and working on Mars in colonies entirely independent of Earth by the 2030s, Nasa has said.<p>The US space organisation today released its plan for establishing permanent settlements on the red planet, setting out in detail plans to create ‘deep-space habitation facilities’ which …

Space Science

The Muscle-Building Diet | 3 Steps To Gaining Muscle Mass

So you want build some muscle but you’re struggling to add mass?<p>You’re putting the time in the gym, training hard, but nothing. Your weight won’t …

10 x 10 x 10

Let's remove all excuses regarding your inability to hit up the gym or that travel consumed your time away from exercise. Not only do you have other awesome bodyweight workouts on my HuffPost blog page, but you have yet another great bodyweight workout to use called 10 x 10 x 10. Ten different …

Yoga

A financial planner says there's something everyone should do before trying to get rich

That's why we like insight into how rich people get to where they are, from the actions they take to the habits they foster to the strategies regular people use to become millionaires.<p>However, says certified financial planner Jeff Rose, founder of Alliance Wealth Management, there's something …

Personal Finance