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How Astronomers Will Solve the 'Alien Megastructure' Mystery

KIC 8462852 has quickly become one of the biggest astronomical mysteries of the decade. It’ll be months before we have any firm answers on this …

Taxi drivers in tsunami disaster zone report 'ghost passengers'

As Japan prepares to mark fifth anniversary of magnitude-9 earthquake and tsunami, local people report spectral sightings across Tohoku<p>Taxi drivers working in towns in north-east Japan that were devastated in the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami are reporting picking up "ghost passengers".<p>At least …

Salted Caramel Café au Lait Recipe

A perfect blend of sweet chocolate and caramel balanced with two touches of salt<p>Learn how to make your own cup of sweet-and-savory Café au Lait or …

6 Decor Secrets To A Perfectly Styled Bookcase

Yes, there's more to it than your favorite books.<p>Open shelving is a matter of preference in the kitchen, but elsewhere around the house — like, say, your living room — it can be nearly impossible to avoid. (Everyone still owns books, right?) The catch is that if it isn't done right, your display of …

Photography Archives

July 17, 2018<p>The Mesmerizing Art of Cinemagraphs and How to Make Your Own<p>Artists have existed since the beginning of humankind. From cave drawings and ancient mosaics to traditional handiwork and contemporary crafts, people have continually developed new methods of creatively expressing themselves. …

New York City

6 Creepy Abandoned Mansions From Around the World

<b>Credit: Alexander Synaptic / Flickr</b><p><i>By: Kaitlyn Johnston</i><p>These grand estates once played host to the wealthiest of families. Now, they house dark memories, crumbling architecture - and maybe even ghosts. Watch your step as we venture inside 6 abandoned mansions from around the world.<p><b>1. THE MUDHOUSE</b> …

22 Adorable Studio Portrait Photos of Beautiful Young Girls With Buzzer the Cats From Between the 1900s and 1910s

Arnold Genthe (1869-1942), a self taught photographer originally studied the classics and had earned a doctorate in Philology before deciding to …

Relics of the Cold War

Project info<p>The Cold War is over — yet signs of it still exist. For forty years the Iron Curtain divided the countries of Europe into East and West. The arms race was unleashed, nuclear fallout shelters were constructed, and everyone braced for the worst. Martin Roemers has spent ten years in …

Former CIA employees talk about Area 51 - Unexplained Mysteries

Area 51 continues to remain a location shrouded in mystery. Image Credit: CC BY-SA 2.5 Cooper<p>A panel of former government officials spoke about the …

The Most Mysterious Star in Our Galaxy

Astronomers have spotted a strange mess of objects whirling around a distant star. Scientists who search for extraterrestrial civilizations are scrambling to get a closer look.<p>In the Northern hemisphere’s sky, hovering above the Milky Way, there are two constellations—Cygnus the swan, her wings …

Jack the Ripper: has Bruce Robinson solved the world's most famous crime?

After 15 years of research, the director of Withnail and I tells Mick Brown he believes he has cracked the most enduring mystery in British criminal history<p>'I honestly think,’ Bruce Robinson says, ‘I’ve nailed the horrible f***er.’ He points to the photograph on the desk. A Victorian gent. …

The Rare and Exotic Animals of Russia's Far East (Photos)

<i>Jonathan Slaght is projects manager for Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)'s Russia program. Julie Larsen Maher is staff photographer for WCS, the</i> …

Wildlife

British Atlantis: archaeologists begin exploring lost world of Doggerland

Archaeologists at the University of Bradford will be taking deep sea core samples to find the DNA of Doggerland to reconstruct the environment<p>A lost world off the British coast which was flooded by the rising North Sea thousands of years ago, is finally to reveal its secrets.<p>The ancient country of …

Fishermen catch two kittens in Alabama

Watch: two fishermen make surprise catch - two kittens who swam to their boat to be rescued<p>Two fishermen caught more than they were bargaining for recently - two desperate kittens who swam to their boat to be rescued.<p>The men, who were out fishing on the Warrior River in Alabama noticed a kitten …

Five best third-party Android launchers to customize your device experience

One of Android’s best features is the ability to download and install custom third-party launchers. Don’t like the way your phone home screen looks or how the apps are organized? Fine. Change it. But finding the best one, or a good one for that matter, can sometimes be a daunting challenge. And …

Inside the KGB’s Super Power Division

Boris Ratnikov says he’s used telepathy to save Russia from foreign—and mostly American—aggression. His crackpot theories are back in fashion.<p>Boris …

Lost cities: where to pretend you are Indiana Jones

Unearthing lost cities used to be the preserve of machete-wielding, Indiana Jones types, but advances in technology lie behind the most recent discoveries rather any derring-do in the jungle.<p>One of the most groundbreaking recent finds lay hidden in Honduras’ near-impenetrable La Moskitia rainforest …

Archaeology

Ferrolic Display Oozes Electromagnetic Personality

What if your display wasn’t powered by pixels but seemingly alive creatures? That’s the visual effect of the Ferrolic Display, a clock filled with …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

World Cup<p>Everything from the golazos to the howlers. Updated daily.<p>By Tom Philip3 days agoView More<p>Beach<p>'Tis the season.<p>By Marian BullJuly 25, …

Fitness

Dozens of witnesses see the Antichrist hovering over Los Angeles

Our infernal master, Satan, has sent out his first-born son, the Antichrist, in a move which may well herald the end of the world.<p>That’s the …

Perseid Meteor Shower in Pictures

Madrid

50 Times Sarah Jessica Parker Dressed Like Carrie Bradshaw in Real Life

No scrunchies in sight.<p><i>Sex and the City</i>'s Carrie Bradshaw may have put Sarah Jessica Parker on the map as a style icon, but the Manolos and tutus that defined her covetable wardrobe didn't stop at the screen. The actress's off-camera look is just as fun-loving and fashion-forward as the NYC …

Stars and stripes street style in Havana – in pictures

As the US embassy prepares to reopen in Cuba after 54 years, Reuters photographer Alexandre Meneghini took to the streets of the capital to discover how the US flag design is being celebrated by the locals

Cuba

The Secret, Deadly Life of Seashells

Think seashells are just pretty ocean ornaments? Think again. Shells, and the mollusks that live in them, can be deadly.<p>Their geometry captivated Sir …

Celebrate Your Inner Artist With 16 Watercolor DIYs

Looking for weekend or staycation plans? We’re big fans of a stellar DIY, and one of our favorite decor trends at the moment is dreamy, ethereal watercolor. The technique can be applied to pretty much every and any project. Case in point? The 16 we’ve just brought your way. So strap on a smock and …

Stephen Colbert on Learning to Accept the Deaths of His Father and Brothers: 'I Love the Thing That I Most Wish Had Not Happened'

Stephen Colbert has revealed that the joy he uses in his comedy comes from the darkest place in his life – the tragic deaths of his father and two …

Arrival of the Tall Ships at Sail Amsterdam

Netherlands

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Books

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