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Science Says This Is How Long Your Vacation Should Be

Happiness levels peak at a certain point on your trip, but you can extend the high with a little planning.<p>We often fit vacations into the free time we can spare: weekends, school holidays, full months abroad (when we're lucky, or in between jobs). But is there an ultimate vacation length? Some …

Researchers create a new fusion recipe that boosts energy output

Nuclear fusion is an attractive way to create energy. It generates hardly any waste, doesn't pollute the planet and takes advantage of elements that we have plenty of. But fusion takes a lot of work and the energy payout isn't yet at the level that makes it suitable for producing power. But …

8 hot springs that are equal parts dreamy and rejuvenating

If your plans of traveling to a total eclipse city have been, well, <i>eclipsed</i> by the sky-high increase in flights costs, don’t worry—there are plenty …

Why Netflix documentary What The Health has got nutritional advice very, very wrong

<b>By Claudia McNeilly</b>“The more you know, the more you know you don’t know.” It may be Aristotle’s most famous musing – long since appropriated by campy …

How to Plan a Coast-to-Coast Road Trip

The adventure of a lifetime requires more thought than just filling your gas tank and hitting the open road.<p>With so much to see and so many unknown highways to travel, planning a bicoastal drive can seem quite the daunting task. Perhaps that’s why the biggest oversight road trippers make is not …

RVs

Elon Musk offers glimpse of ‘world’s most powerful rocket’ ahead of November launch

SpaceX the most promising private spaceflight startup on the planet, with several high-profile launches under its belt and an impressive success rate …

Why Being Near Water Really Does Make Us Happier

There are scientific reasons why we're so drawn to lakes, rivers, and oceans.<p>Every time my brother crosses the Sagamore Bridge from mainland Massachusetts to Cape Cod, we all know where he’s headed: a sandy spot off an ocean road on the Nantucket Sound, home to the little beach club my family has …

Kanye West’s post-Taylor Swift fallout: How he returned from spiritual exile with his masterpiece

The contrition, narcissism and American maximalism of “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy”<p>Throughout his career, one of the most appealing and appalling parts of Kanye’s persona has always been the doubleness of his ego — a weirdly complicated childish streak that charms and disgusts in the space of …

Dave Chappelle On 4:44: “It’s Fun To See Hip-Hop Be Mature Like This”

Chappelle gives his verdict on JAY-Z’s new album, Game Of Thrones, Kendrick Lamar, and Drake.<p>Dave Chappelle was a guest on <i>Ebro In The Morning</i> on …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Last Ever Total Solar Eclipse Will Take Place in 600 Million Years as the Moon Recedes From Earth

The total solar eclipse on 21 August will be the first to pass across the whole of the U.S., from the Pacific to the Atlantic, in 99 years.<p>Total …

Scientists Learned a Surprising Thing About Dark Matter's Shape

Makes you wonder.<p>It’s strange to think about how much research has gone into characterizing dark matter when we’ve yet to actually <i>observe</i> the …

Dark Matter

10 Not-to-be-Missed Experiences in India

A trip to India is not only about taking in its many tourist sights, but also experiencing a bit of this fascinating country's unique culture, way of …

The Chances of SpaceX Beating NASA to Mars Just Went Up

Who will get there first?<p>So, you know that whole “Journey to Mars” thing NASA is trying to accomplish? Well, it turns out the agency might actually …

Space Travel

Chance the Rapper and Young Thug Hit Soundcloud with New Song "Big B's"

This is probably the best surprise-release artwork we'll see all year.<p>The big story of last week was that Soundcloud, the music-sharing platform that has launched countless artists and actually kind of generated its own rap sub-genre, is reportedly crumbling. The internet has been awash with both …

In his Dallas concert, Kendrick Lamar confidently proved he is rap's humble ruler

The 1990s is often cited as hip-hop's golden age, and it's hard to argue that. Given the high amount of genre-progressing albums from that time we …

The Curious Omnipresence of 1: A Plot Hole In The Multiverse Theory

What do you think of when you hear the word <i>universe?</i> Most people naturally think, well, that’s what simply encapsulates everything that there is in …

Dark Matter