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Would You Risk Your Life To Travel To Mars? Elon Musk Offers The Chance -- And Many Are Ready

Dying to go to Mars? You soon might have the option.<p>As early as 2025, Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, plans to get humans to Mars. Mission “Heart of Gold,” (in honor of <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy),</i> could carry up to 100 people — with a “high” chance that participants could</i> …

Elon Musk

7 bee species listed as endangered for the first time in U.S.

HONOLULU — Federal authorities on Friday added seven yellow-faced bee species, Hawaii's only native bees, for protection under the Endangered Species …

Filmmaker’s Shadowy Doodles Draw Inspiration From The Mundane

There's beauty in the simplicity of Vincent Bal's illustrations.<p>Out of darkness comes light-hearted doodles.<p>With just a pen and paper, film director Vincent Bal transforms the shadows everyday objects cast around his home in Antwerp, Belgium, into playful illustrations.<p>It all began in May, when the …

Simple Chocolate Cake Without Butter

Simple Chocolate Cake Without Butter<p>Enjoy a decadent, moist chocolate cake made with no butter or eggs and no mixer needed. Dust it with powdered …

Dessert

Two Stolen Van Goghs Worth $112 Million Found in a Police Raid on a Mafia Don's Villa in Italy

Sometimes even Italy’s crack anti-mafia prosecutors and police investigators can be surprised. After a painstaking, months-long investigation into the Neapolitan Camorra’s Amato-Pagano crime clan – one of the most notorious of the Southern-Italy-based Camorra clans involved in the international …

Art

Global trade of wild African grey parrots banned

The global trade in wild African grey parrots has been banned after an agreement forged by countries meeting in Johannesburg for a United Nations endangered wildlife conference.<p>The birds are the third most traded in the world and make popular pets in Britain and elsewhere because of their ability …

Boston Cream Cupcakes

Boston Cream Cupcakes<p>Prep time<p>2 hours<p>Cook time<p>19 mins<p>Total time<p>2 hours 19 mins<p>If you like Boston Cream Pie, you'll flip over these yummy Boston Cream …

Dessert

Ancient Mystery Of Upton Chamber Cave In Massachusetts: One Of The Largest Ancient Man-Made Structures In New England | Ancient Pages

Share this:<p><b>Ellen Lloyd – AncientPages.com –</b> In New England we find about 800 ancient stone chambers of different and size and shape. Who built them …

Archaeology

10+ Of The Funniest Entries From The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2016 (see 2015 here) came to an end on October 1st, and while we‘re waiting for the winners to be announced, …

This Undersea Museum Helps Conserve Coral Life

One of Yucatán's most fascinating tourist attractions sits 25 feet underwater, on the Caribbean seabed. Situated between Cancun and the nearby <b>Isla</b> …

Cool Stuff

Scrumdiddlyumptious to Oompa Loompa: Six of Roald Dahl’s splendiferous words have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary

Roald Dahl is remembered for his solitary, kind-hearted child heroes—Charlie, who visited a chocolate factory, and Sophie, who befriended a floppy-eared giant, among them—and their triumphs over bullying adults. But the beloved British children’s book author was also known for the distinctive …

Books

At the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Carl Van Vechten's Photographs of 'Harlem Heroes'

Like a simultaneous exhibit of jazz portraits at the adjoining National Portrait Gallery, “Harlem Heroes: Photographs by <b>Carl Van Vechten</b>” at the …

10 Trends From Your '90s Childhood You Need to Start Wearing Again

We'll admit it: childhood was not our most fashion-conscious era. With outfits chosen mostly by our moms, let's just say we were not the coolest kids on the playground. But it's funny how fashions change over time, because today, dusting off some of those same looks can make you the chicest woman …

How To Wear The Contents Of Your T-Shirt Drawer The Fashion Week Way

Photograph by Melodie Jeng.<p>I'm willing to put down some good money that most people have a drawer that contains random T-shirts they mostly wear to bed (if you are the type of person who only sleeps in proper pajamas and hangs up your T-shirts, this article is definitely not for you, but please …

See Now, Buy Now Collections You Can Shop Today

Instant fashion is the new mentality of many designer brands on the runway today.<p>Along with Tom Ford, Burberry, and Tommy Hilfiger, smaller brands are also taking on the retail model of see now, buy now. Why make shoppers wait the usual lead time of four to six months for seasonally appropriate …

The Best Part About Banana Republic's Spring Collection? You Can Already Shop It

The moment we set foot in Banana Republic or browse its site, we become a kid in a candy store — we want everything, we want it now, and if we don't get our way, well, we might just throw a fit. Fortunately, its Spring '17 collection is full of even more stylish goodness, and the best part is we …

A Close-Up Look at Adidas Originals by Alexander Wang—and How to Get Your Hands on the First Drop Tomorrow

Earlier this summer, a rumor broke that Alexander Wang was collaborating with Adidas. Tonight, the brands made it official at Wang's Spring 2017 runway show. Wang's designs for the company turn its iconic logo on its head—literally. As showgoers saw at a special finale, Wang has inverted the …

Photographers

This Is What the Kings of Cool Are Bringing to Your Closet For Spring '17

Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez have long solidified their reputation as the kings of cool at influencer-, editor-, and consumer-loved label Proenza Schouler. For Spring '17, that cool factor is delivered in a striking primary palette, with bold swipes of blue, yellow, and red to punctuate …

Perfect LEGO Wild Animals

Felix Jaensch is German and has real skills to reproduce shapes and textures with LEGO. He indeed created a collection of nice wild animals with …

Lego

The best breakfast sandwiches in NYC

There’s more to New York’s best breakfast sandwiches than a mere bacon egg and cheese. Doled out at the city’s best coffee shops, New York delis and …

Breakfast

The 10 Best Cities to Live In Around the World (2016)

The 10 Best Cities to Live In (2016)<p>In establishing our 2016 ranking of most livable cities, we focused on the concerns at Metropolis’s core—housing, …

Urbanism

'Magic cake' is taking over the dessert world

Magic cake might sound like something you can only eat in Middle Earth or whilst joining Mr. Tumnus for tea in Narnia.<p>However, we muggles are the …

Watch Michael Phelps Crush Simone Biles and Aly Raisman on Lip Sync Battle

Olivia Munn had a few secret weapons up her sleeve when she performed on Sunday’s <i>Lip Sync Battle</i>—Olympic gold medalists Simone Biles and Aly Raisman, …