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Astronomers discover 60 new planets including ‘super Earth’

An international team of astronomers has found 60 new planets orbiting stars close to Earth’s solar system, including a rocky “super Earth.”<p>The …

What to Do at Disneyland If You Only Have One Day

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure.</i><p>Visiting Walt Disney’s first-ever theme park is the ideal day trip outside of Los Angeles—if you …

There will soon be a new bright spot in our night sky

A college professor and his students might be at the cusp of accurately predicting a change in our night sky. Larry Molnar of Calvin College, with …

Universe

This Incredible Gel Stops Bleeding Immediately

Coming to a hospital near you 👍<p>Medical science has the potential to do some pretty amazing things, from restoring people’s eyesight to actually …

Space

Lemony Snicket speaks out about Netflix’s Series of Unfortunate Events

More than 10 terrible years after the Baudelaire orphans reached the happy end of their unfortunate journey, they have to do it all over again — on …

Only 33 movies have ever hit $1 billion at the box office — here they are

With movie ticket prices increasing and the resurgence of franchises like "Star Wars," films earning over $1 billion worldwide may become commonplace.<p>But, for now, there are only 33 movies from the last 25 years that have managed to join this exclusive club.<p>Using data from Box Office Mojo, we …

Film Industry

Scientists Think They've Uncovered The 'Missing Element' Inside Earth's Core

The last 5%.<p>It’s well known that the innermost part of Earth is made mostly of iron (about 85 percent). Nickel accounts for about 10 percent. That …

Universe

If you drop an ant from the top of the Empire State Building, will it die?

Please tell me I need to know<p>One of the benefits of being (somewhat) bilingual is you get double the internet content. I feel very blessed to be able to enjoy both American internet full of dat bois and amusing Chrome extensions, and Korean internet, full of Zootopia memes and fan art. Korean …

Swimming Pools

15 Foods That Attract or Repel Bugs

And you've learned—through trial and error—you're better off just ignoring them. Luckily, we've got a solution to keep them away that has nothing to …

Weight Loss

The World's 50 Best Restaurants Announced

The World's 50 Best Restaurants were announced Tuesday evening at a ceremony in Melbourne, Australia—only the second time the annual event has been held outside Europe. Here are the winners.<p>The world’s best restaurant can no longer be found in Italy, according to the annual World’s 50 Best …

Mexico City

17 shopping secrets to save time and money at Target

On Monday, Target updated its coupon policy and point-of-sale cash register software to prevent cashiers from overriding the system to allow couponers to save a bit more than they should, reports Coupons in the News.<p>However, there are many other ways to save at Target, which offers some fantastic …

Personal Finance

How to fix common sleep problems with science

There are so many barriers to a good night's sleep these days. Phones, TVs, kids, work — the list goes on and on.<p>We all know we need more sleep. Many Americans don't get the recommended seven to nine hours of shut eye they're supposed to.<p>Sleep can provide incredible health benefits. It can help us …

Sleep

Starbucks' New Drink Is An Intriguing Coffee-Beer Mashup

Starbucks has unveiled its first official boozy coffee drink. The Espresso Cloud IPA, an espresso and beer combo, is available in select Starbucks …

Coffee

Top 17 for 2017: Best new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks

At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2017. Then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.<p>It already seems like 2017 is shaping up as a good year for ride …

Emma Watson Gave Beauty and the Beast a Fresh Feminist Twist

The real reason her town doesn’t like her, revealed.<p><b>Emma Watson</b>, a famous actress who uses her downtime to perform acts of vigilante feminism, has put a new spin on a vintage fairy tale. She plays Belle in Disney's upcoming live-action adaptation of <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, but has now revealed to fans …

Entertainment

New artificial intelligence technique could erase fear from your brain

Imagine if your fear of spiders, heights or confined spaces vanished, leaving you with neutral feelings instead of a sweat-soaked panic.<p>A team of …

20 Best Movies of 2016

From incendiary tragedies to indie musicals, Martin Scorsese to 'Manchester by the Sea' – Peter Travers picks the year's top films<p>NOW PLAYING<p>20 Best …

17 things you should definitely ask for the next time you check in to a hotel

Hotels have a ton of free amenities just waiting for the travelers savvy enough to ask for them.<p>Since many of these items aren't found in the rooms themselves, guests often don't even realize they're available.<p>We asked representatives from Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts to help us …

Hospitality

“Professional Liar” Tom Hardy Knows How to Handle Hollywood’s Shit Sandwiches

The star's new FX series will hit your screen on January 10.<p><b>Tom Hardy</b> created, produced, and starred in a new series that’s about to premiere on FX. But what he’d really like to talk about is the purity of dogs.<p>“They’re just so clean and straightforward, and they wear their heart on their chest. …

Tom Hardy
Black Holes

Disneyland just released the most nostalgic commercial that will hit you right in the theme park feels

It’s a near year, a new you, and soon, a new Disneyland theme park parade — er, okay, an old parade but it’s sure to feel brand new. After a long …