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40 Albums That Changed Dance Music Forever

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is image <i>1</i> of 40<p>Kraftwerk – ‘Trans-Europe Express’ (King Klang, 1977)<p><b>Kraftwerk – ‘Trans-Europe Express’ (King</b> …

Daft Punk

Brendan Rodgers reveals how Liverpool missed out on deals for Dele Alli and Alexis Sanchez

Former Reds manager admits he never had the final say on transfer in or out of the club<p>Brendan Rodgers has revealed Liverpool came close to signing Dele Alli while he was still in charge of the club.<p>In a candid interview on Sky Sports' Goals on Sunday programme, Rodgers lifted the lid on …

Even as a kid, Bill Gates demonstrated this super-important habit of successful people

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the young Gates was an extreme bookworm:<p>Just about every kind of book interested him — encyclopedias, science fiction, you name it. I was thrilled that my child was such an avid reader, but he read so much that Bill's mother and I had to institute a rule: no books at the …

Self-improvement

Why Cosmic Inflation's Last Great Prediction May Fail

One of the greatest scientific achievements of the early 20th century was the discovery of the expanding Universe: that as time goes on, distant galaxies are receding from us, as the space between us expands according to Einstein’s General Relativity. In the mid-20th century, a great idea was put …

Physics

5 Things That Will Disappear In 5 Years

Just five years ago the world was a very different place. In 2010, the iPad had just made its debut, Kickstarter was introducing a new form of venture capitalism that would change the face of fundraising and Square was letting vendors of any size accept payment with a swipe of a card on a mobile …

How Patrice Washington rebuilt her life after $2 million of debt

It’s a new year, and a new chance to get your finances in order. Here, 34-year-old Patrice Washington, an Atlanta-based personal-finance expert and …

Manhattan Luxury Homes Are Getting Cheaper

Prices are falling on the most expensive homes in Manhattan.<p>As of October, the median price of the top 20% of the Manhattan real estate market …

Science Has Discovered the Secret to Exceptional Charisma

A new study reveals the unexpected trait that all highly charismatic people share.<p>If you're looking to be more charismatic, the internet has lots of suggestions to offer. You should make more eye contact, suggests one post. Just declutter your mind, advises another expert. These common sense …

Shell on course to complete £35bn takeover of BG by February

Oil company also reduces capital spending plan for 2016 to factor in falling oil prices and maintain dividend payments<p>Royal Dutch Shell is planning to complete its proposed $53bn (£35bn) takeover of BG Group by mid-February, outlining plans for further spending cuts next year in the face of low oil …

World’s Best Islands for Food 2015

“This is a foodie paradise and beach paradise rolled into one,” observed one voter in our WBA survey. The small British isle has a prolific food …

20 Dresses We Still Can't Stop Talking About

Over the past 20 years there's been plenty of iconic dresses that have knocked our socks off. Some were so glamorous we felt as if we were …

Gwyneth Paltrow

11 Modest Designs That Made the World a Better Place in 2015

Good design can help make the world a better place. Here are 11 modest designs that we covered this year on the Eye that acted as a force for good in …

Cannes Lions

15 Must-Read Design Books From 2015

From gorgeous graphic design tomes to tech-fueled children’s books, 2015’s best design books offered fresh angles on old subjects and revealed innovative ways to craft narratives. There was an enlightening biography of architect Frank Gehry, a crisp monograph from Pentagram partner Michael Bierut, …

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals the secret to his success

The Real Madrid forward says he spends half a day asleep to ensure he is in peak physical condition, in a rare insight into his private life and family home.<p><b>EXTRA TIME</b><p>Cristiano Ronaldo has lifted the lid on the lifestyle that made him a three-time Ballon d’Or winner, and says the secret to his …

Where to go in 2016: Top 16 up-and-coming destinations | CNN Travel

CNN

"Pirate Cat" is Ready to Sail the High Seas in Adorable Halloween Costume

It's hard to find a cuter pirate that this little swashbuckler. A fluffy ginger tabby cat named Zeon recently tried on his new Halloween costume, and much to our delight, the adorable event was captured all on camera. His owner shot the video at the perfect angle so that the tiny costume gives the …

Cute

The Mexican Drought Caused This Mysterious Sunken Temple To Re-Emerge

It sounds like something out of a gothic story or a fantasy novel, but it’s real: the ruins of a magnificent 16th-century temple have just emerged from the bottom of a Mexican river. Unfortunately, though, neither magic nor mysticism were responsible. It was drought.<p>In the southern Mexico state of …

Ronaldo dropped from Scorsese film ... but still being paid €20M?!

The 30-year-old was set for a cameo in 'The Manipulator,' only for the film's subject, Alessandro Proto, to disapprove — reportedly prompting a huge payoff.<p>Cristiano Ronaldo was set to feature in Martin Scorsese's upcoming film "The Manipulator" only for the director and the movie's subject …

Indian trucker was killed over rumor that he was carrying beef

Some 2,000 people took to the streets Monday in an Indian-controlled area of Kashmir to protest the killing of a teenage Muslim truck driver who was burned to death in the cab of his truck, apparently because he was wrongly suspected of transporting beef.<p>It was the third instance in recent weeks in …

Extremism

Iran calls to slash oil output as Opec nurses price slump wounds

Iran’s oil minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has called on Opec to get crude prices back up to $70 a barrel<p>A brutal sell-off in oil prices should be met with large cuts to production, Iran’s oil minister has said, in an attempt to get values back up to at least $70 a barrel.<p>Bijan Namdar Zanganeh …

WWE Hell in a Cell 2015: Matches Sure to Cause Controversy Among Fans

Hell in a Cell has the potential to be a great pay-per-view, but as with any event like this, there's a few matches that are bound to stir up controversy among fans.<p>The two matches that will take place inside the demonic structure that gives this event its name won't feature any title defenses, and …

Usher and Nas target police brutality with powerful interactive video

Singer and rapper sound off about police brutality in a forceful new song, that’s accompanied by an equally alarming interactive video<p>Usher and Nas have teamed up for a powerful new interactive video that dares viewers to turn away from the faces of dozens of black Americans who died at the hands …

Tottenham Hotspur vs Liverpool: Five things we learned on Jurgen Klopp's debut

Anfield's new manager desperately needs his own Harry Kane - and other lessons from White Hart Lane<p>Jurgen could do with his own Harry Kane<p>As Divock Origi toiled alone up front, Klopp must have glanced enviously as Harry Kane grew into the game. The physicality of English football demands strikers …

Soccer