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5 Awesome 2016 Hip Hop Albums From Golden Age Legends

2016 will go down in history as a great year for Hip Hop. Forget all those “Young…” and “Lil …” autotune mumble rappers that dominate mainstream rap …

4 Common Mistakes Young Entrepreneurs Make (And How To Fix Them)

Of all the companies founded each year, only a fraction survive. Even a smaller percentage of those make it five years. Clearly, building a company …

New Theory of Gravity Does Away With Need for Dark Matter

<i>Erik Verlinde explains his new view of gravity</i><p>Let’s be honest. Dark matter’s a pain in the butt. Astronomers have gone to great lengths to explain …

Dark Matter

Banksy is now being used as a logo for the French far-right

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has publicly unveiled her logo for the 2017 presidential campaign during a press briefing at her new Paris …

Banksy

Plano city council signals support for high-speed rail between Dallas and Houston

The Plano City Council has lent it support to a 240-mile high-speed rail project that would run from Dallas to Houston.<p>The council voted 7-1 Monday …

These Posters for Sequels We'll Never See May Restore Your Faith in Creativity

Two years ago, Los Angeles art gallery iam8bit presented a great idea: an art show filled with work based on sequels that don’t actually exist. They …

How Photographers Captured the Biggest Full Moon in 70 Years

We won't see anything like it again until 2034.<p>Early this morning, astrophotographers got their closest look at the moon in 70 years, and the internet won't stop talking about it. The so-called "supermoon" is a flashy name for any full moon in October, November, and December, when its elliptical …

An Amazing Short Film About Supernovas Made With Colored Inks In Water

Artists use a combination of abstract shapes and precisely shaded geometry to accurately represent those images of space captured by the Hubbel …

Dave Chappelle's Heartfelt 'SNL' Monologue Reveals The True Source Of Career Success

In 2005, Dave Chappelle surprised everyone when he left his show on Comedy Central, walking away from a $50 million contract.<p>Since then he’s been thought of as a ”renegade to some, a lunatic to others, but most of all, an enigma.”<p>He never left comedy entirely, although three years ago he began to …

The Black Culture Experience That Was The Chapelle Show

While learning about Dick Gregory, I read his groundbreaking stance on <i>The Jack Paar Show</i> from Joe Morton: <i></i><p>“In Dick’s case,” Morton said, ‘I will not …

Hubble Spies A Moon Orbiting A Distant Dwarf Planet

Mini-Makemake<p>Hubble has big news from a tiny dwarf planet on the outskirts of our Solar System.<p>Earlier this month, researchers working with the 26-year-old space telescope caught a glimpse of a tiny bright dot next to the small dwarf planet Makemake, located way out in the Kuiper Belt, a ring of …

Astronomy

How to Build an Easy, Beginner “Set and Forget” Investment Portfolio

Many people don’t invest because it seems overly complicated. But if you want to build wealth, investing now is the easiest way to do so—and <i>anyone</i> …

The Texas professor who lived in a dumpster started a company that's building 208-square-foot, movable apartments

There's a lot to like about Kasita, a micro-modern-modular apartment building coming up in the heart of Texas. The units are 208 square feet in size: teeny-tiny, but these days, less is more. Especially in Austin, where the population as a whole is booming but where families with children are …

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally published on</i> …

What Makes Dogs Tilt Their Heads?

By tilting its heads slightly to the side, a dog can melt the heart of even the most hardened cat person. Most everyone finds this behavior adorable, …

Pets

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 …

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What real scientists and astronauts think of 'The Martian'

But does the story's dedication hold up under scrutiny from real scientists and astronauts?<p>We've rounded up some of the best critiques of "The Martian" from space experts who've seen the movie. The reception so far has been positive, but some of the movie's most discerning critics couldn't help but …

Space

The 20 Most Stunning Works of Street Art We’ve Seen Lately

We at <b>Bright Side</b> put together this collection to help you get acquainted with some of the very best street art which we’ve come across at various …

Burger mural filled with cheese and sex too raunchy for neighbourhood

That's a whole lot of bun.<p>A street art mural in the culture capital of Australia, Melbourne, is ruffling a few lettuce leaves after it had some …

The Super Blood Moon Was Beautiful

Photographers were out around the world waiting for the rare supermoon eclipse, the first since 1982.

Oil woes take toll on local hotel industry

Flagging crude prices are hurting Houston's hotel business, too.<p>Planned construction of 8,000 to 10,000 hotel rooms, much of it already underway, is …

I’m Latino. I’m Hispanic. And they’re different, so I drew a comic to explain. - Vox

Terry Blas is a writer/cartoonist and creator of the web series <i>Briar Hollow</i>. He is a member of Portland, Oregon's <b>Periscope Studio</b>, a powerhouse collective of more than two dozen award-winning creatives. Follow him on Twitter @terryblas and on Tumblr at terryblas.tumblr.com.<p>First Person is Vox's …

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What coding class should I take: Programming is like learning a new language.

“You don’t need to go to grad school. Save your money. I’ll teach you how to code.” Seven years ago, in a bar near downtown Los Angeles, I was …

New Horizons: Pluto probe's next target chosen

<b>Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft has a new target to aim for following its historic flyby of Pluto.</b><p>It is called 2014 MU69, and was one of two comet-like objects that were under consideration by scientists working on the mission.<p>The US space agency will now carry out a review of the plan before …