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Google's Doodle is a beautiful tribute to a Golden Age Hollywood star

Hedy Lamarr was one of the most beautiful and talented actresses of Hollywood's Golden Age, but she was a lot more than that. She was also an accomplished inventor and scientist who is credited with several new technologies, some of which are still used today. All of this is shown is a short …

Kray Twins: The Killer Truth Behind the Criminal Legends

<b>Credit: Père Ubu / Flickr</b><p><i>By: DeAnna Janes</i><p>There's a new mob flick called <i>Legend</i> headed into theaters, and it stars master class actor Tom Hardy as both twin English gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray. The film is based on John Pearson's killer true crime book, <i>The Profession of Violence</i>. Technically, …

Rare 'fog bow' captured in the Lake District

The unusual sight, also known as a white rainbow, was spotted near Grasmere lake in Cumbria<p>A beautiful video has emerged from the Lake District, UK of a rare weather phenomenon called a "fog bow".<p>The spectacle is similar to a rainbow but appears in fog or mist rather than rain showers.<p>(Photo: …

Even the military may not be enough to protect an endangered Amazon tribe

AWÁ INDIGENOUS LAND, Brazil — In January 2014, the Brazilian government sent the army into this corner of the Amazon, deploying soldiers backed by bulldozers and helicopters to clear out hundreds of families living illegally on a reserve for indigenous people.<p>The three-month offensive was aimed at …

Love can get you high: New research reveals its incredible effect on the brain | Salon.com

“What seems to be the case in prairie voles is that they have really dense oxytocin receptors,” says Marsh. “When they mate, [it] triggers a flood of oxytocin to be released. That triggers a flood of dopamine to be released...which causes the female to find that particular male really rewarding to …

Neuroscience

Last dogs pulled from South Korean meat farm

Back in September, Humane Society International rescued more than 100 dogs from a South Korean dog meat farm that the organization shut down.<p>Last week, the organization removed the last animals from the farm — nine puppies that had been too young to bring to the U.S. and their two mothers — and …

South Korea

Robin Williams' Widow Says Depression Did Not Kill Beloved Actor

"Depression was one of ... let's call it 50 symptoms, and it was a small one."<p>Robin Williams' widow opened up about the actor in an emotional interview with People magazine and the disease he was battling before his death.<p>"It was not depression that killed Robin," Susan Williams told People about …

How to stop Google from tracking you and delete your personal data

Google knows a lot about you. A large part of the search giant's business model is based around advertising – and for this to be successful it needs …

Maps

600-year-old Henry V warship found in Hampshire river

Shipwreck in the River Hamble is believed to be the Holigost, which was a major part of Henry V's war machine as he sought to conquer France<p>The wreck of Henry V’s warship the Holigost has been found buried deep in the mud of a Hampshire river after being lost for hundreds of years.<p>The flagship of …

LG Announces G4 Phone Details and Pricing

We finally have some solid information on the upcoming GE, LG’s Android flagship smartphone that needs to be competitive against the Galaxy S6, …

Mobile Technology

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 …

Alien Species in Contact With Earth Right Now

Do you believe in Extraterrestrial Intelligence? What about the idea that not only do they exist, but that they are in contact with the Earth …

5 Things Most People Don't Understand About Your Anxiety

<i>Originally published on Unwritten by Teresa Tellekamp.</i><p>For anyone living with anxiety or an anxiety disorder, the phrase "it will get better eventually" often becomes an internal mantra to push on through the day without any outside support or treatment. The dialogue surrounding mental illness is …

Android fans have yet another reason to cheer Motorola

Android fans have a lot of good reasons to root for Motorola these days and the company gave them a brand-new one on Friday. Motorola not only …

These creepy photos of the International Space Station at night will remind you of Alien

Gerst, a European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut from Germany, took the photos during a six-month mission last year that ended in November.<p>He's been shooting his surroundings while working at ISS and these pictures are a spooky insight into the research centre after hours, capturing the silent, …

Why Ridley Scott Thinks Aliens Are Real

As a filmmaker, Sir Ridley Scott is responsible for introducing the world to perhaps the most terrifying movie extraterrestrial of all time, the H.R. …

Ridley Scott: 'I knew there was water on Mars months ago'

Director of The Martian was shown photographs of water flows by Nasa ‘about two months ago’, but by then it was too late to include the information in the plot of the Matt Damon film

If there is liquid water on Mars, no one—not even NASA—can get anywhere near it

NASA claims to have found evidence of liquid water on Mars. If true, you’d expect the US government to scramble to set up a new mission to test the claim. After all, discovering that Mars has life or even that in can support life will be one of the greatest discoveries ever.<p>But that won’t happen so …

Space Station