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Move over goat yoga, Harry Potter yoga is this year's trend and now a reality in Canada

Last year, goat yoga on a farm in Oregon had us all very excited, now it seems Harry Potter-themed yoga is set to be this year’s trend in yoga. Recently we reported on classes taking place in a brewery in Hoston Texas, and now it has moved over the border to Toronto, Canada where a yoga studio is …


Can Science Prove The Existence Of God?

There’s an argument that many people make: that the natural world, and humanity’s existence in the Universe, point towards a divine creator that brought forth all of this into existence. To the best of our knowledge, Earth exists with a plethora of conditions that allowed for our existence, and …


Mysterious 'ghost shark' caught on video for first time ever

Remote cameras accidentally catch images of the phantasmal creature with a sex organ on its forehead, far from the waters previously believed to be its home.<p>It's like the plot of a Michael Crichton book. The disturbing-looking pointy-nosed blue chimaera, also known as a "ghost shark," has been …


A physicist has pinpointed the technology required to build a real-world Death Star

I’m very excited about seeing <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i>, which tells the tale summarized in the original Star Wars’ opening crawl. This is the story of how the rebels stole the plans to the original “Death Star”—a space station the size of a small moon with a weapon powerful enough to destroy a …

Swimming Pools

Ageing process may be reversible, scientists claim

New form of gene therapy shown to produce rejuvenating effect in mice, although scientists say human clinical applications are decade away<p>Wrinkles, grey hair and niggling aches are normally regarded as an inevitable part of growing older, but now scientists claim that the ageing process may be …


Scientists watch an undersea volcano shake, rattle, and inflate

Axial Seamount could help us answer basic questions about how volcanoes work<p>Last year the most active submarine volcano in the Northeast Pacific erupted, triggering over 200,000 earthquakes 300 miles off the coast of Oregon.<p>The frenzy of activity at the volcano—Axial Seamount—was recorded by a …


Narwhals Can 'See' Unlike Any Other Animal on Earth

Scientists just unlocked the secret of the unicorn whales.<p>It doesn't get much better than a narwhal. These bizarre creatures are a species of toothed …

Marine Mammals

The world's first zero-emissions train could be running by 2017

Passengers in Europe may soon be commuting on the world's first zero-emissions train.<p>French engineering giant Alstom is building a passenger train …

Feds take most humpback whales off endangered species list

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal authorities took most humpback whales off the endangered species list Tuesday, saying their numbers have recovered through international efforts to protect the giant mammals.<p>Known for their acrobatic leaps from the sea and complex singing patterns, humpback whales were …

West Indies

The Ocean's Chaotic Beauty Captured In 15 Award-Winning Photos

In case you needed further proof that the ocean is a bizarre, magnificent and totally alien world, the Underwater Photography Guide has announced the winners of its 2015 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition.<p>The photo submissions, which come from more than 50 countries and include ocean as well as …

Scuba Diving

11 Things Everyone Who Hates Waking Up In The Mornings Understands

No matter how late you sleep in, it's never enough.<p><b>1. You cringe every time your alarm goes off.</b> Morning already?!<p><b>2. Like, an actual physical cringe.</b> Your face freezes up. Your shoulders creep towards your ears. Your eyes pinch shut. It's bad. (It also disrupts your highly comfortable sleeping …

Time Management

Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 - Telegraph

Reese Witherspoon calls out Hollywood sexism in Glamour Women of the Year speech

As the star of films like <i>Election</i> and <i>Legally Blonde</i>, and as the founder of production company Pacific Standard, Reese Witherspoon has a long history …

Landscape of no fear: Sea turtles don't avoid hungry tiger sharks the way you'd think

Sea turtles don't alter their movements to avoid shark attacks, researchers find, which means sea turtles are tougher than most of us.<p>If you are a sea turtle (and if you are, please tell us how you got on the Internet from the ocean when we can barely keep our Internet connections running on dry …

Sea Turtles

Christian Dior

Christian Dior

Reserve Strap for Apple Watch promises 30 hours additional battery life, ships in November

Following a number of teases for its third-party Apple Watch strap with a built-in battery pack, Reserve Strap, bound to be one of the first battery straps for Apple Watch, is promising an additional 30 hours of battery life for Apple Watch users as it announces plans to ship in November.<p>In an …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.