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Moon Express becomes first private company to receive permission to go to the moon

Moon Express has officially become the first private company in the world to receive permission to travel beyond Earth’s orbit. After months of conversations with government officials, the company received the green light from the FAA to venture to the moon in 2017.<p>“We are now free to set sail as …

Space Exploration

Scientifically Speaking Which Is Better, Male or Female Orgasms?

The science is in.<p>For most of us, how the opposite sex experiences an orgasm is one of life's great mysteries.<p>And as great as our own side of the …

See the World in a Different Language With Google’s Augmented Reality

Visiting countries other than your homeland can be very exciting, but it can also be quite daunting too. This is especially true if you are not …

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal setting, here's what the high achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

How to Refresh Your Brain in a Matter of Seconds When You're Stressed

Experiencing a massive brain shutdown? Try these 3 ways to restore your higher-level thinking.<p>Your rational brain can process about six bits of data at once.<p>For example, let's say you're in a meeting with someone. You could be processing:<p>what happened in your last meeting with her;<br>• the concerns that …

Brexit: everything that's happened since the UK chose to leave the EU

On June 24, the world woke up to some of the biggest news in British history - the country had voted to leave the EU.<p>Immediately after the decision was announced, David Cameron declared he would be stepping down as prime minister, the FTSE 100 dropped by 8.3pc and the tremors of Brexit were felt …

Scientists made an online calculator that tells you your 'fitness age,' and you can try it right now

But if you exercise pretty frequently and eat right, then you might be a lot younger than you think — at least as far as something called your "fitness age" is concerned.<p>The "fitness-age calculator," which determines your fitness age based on how physically fit you are — rather than how many years …

Albert Einstein

Scientists Discover Bizarre World With Three Suns, 300-Year Seasons

Eat your heart out, Tatooine!<p>“Star Wars” fans love Tatooine and its twin suns, but astronomers working with one of the world’s biggest telescopes have done Luke Skywalker’s home planet one better.<p>They’ve discovered a bizarre world with not two but three suns ― and seasons that last longer than a …

The Ozone Hole is Really Healing

On September 16, 1987, the Montreal Protocol was agreed and signed and later came into force on January 1, 1989. It is an international treaty that …

Researchers store 200MB of data on molecular strands

Microsoft and researchers from the University of Washington have set a new record and reached a milestone in DNA storage. The team has been able to …

Atoms

How Does Obesity Affect Sex Life?

Do you find yourself in obese category? Are you worried about its effects on your life? Does it have any impact on your sex life? Well, the answer to …

This Kind of Work Shift Is Ruining Your Health

Working 9 to 5 is no longer the norm for millions of workers, but those on a nonregular shift might be paying the price physically, cognitively, and socially, according to scientific research.<p>More than ever before, companies have adopted an around-the-clock operational style, desperately trying to …

Sleep

Meet the Iranian bodybuilder known as The Persian Hercules who wants to crush Islamic State

An Iranian bodybuilder known as The Persian Hercules has announced that he wants to take on the Islamic State, and travel to Syria to defend besieged mosques.<p>Sajad Gharibi, a 24-year-old weightlifter, has become a social media star owing to his startling physique. He appears to revel in the …

Welcome to FBI.gov

The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Albuquerque Field Office is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for the …

New Mexico

'Eat fat to get thin': Official diet advice is 'disastrous' for obesity fight, new report warns

Thirty years of official health advice urging people to adopt low-fat diets and to lower their cholesterol is having “disastrous health consequences,” a leading obesity charity warned yesterday.<p>“Eating fat does not make you fat,” argues a new report by the National Obesity Forum (NOF) and the …

3 Strange Worlds Circling A Cool Star Might Be Prime Spots To Support Life

A trio of newly discovered Earth-sized planets looks ideally suited to search for signs that these alien worlds might be able to support life.<p>The planets orbit close to an unusually small, reddish star that's about one-eighth the size of our sun and is far cooler, researchers report in the journal …

This poem about heartbreak has gone viral, but the poet’s response will restore your faith in love

*wipes away tears*<p>A 22-year-old poet from Ohio known only as Taylor has written a poem about how painful love can be, and the internet is going crazy …

22 Things You Need To Know About Visiting London

London is consistently one of the most visited cities in the world and with good reason too! With a wealth of history, culture, amazing restaurants …

Luggage

Meet the Dibabas: The Fastest Family on the Planet

<i>Ethiopia is a running-mad country—but it’s never seen anything like the Dibabas. Chloe Malle heads to Addis Ababa to meet the fastest family on the planet.</i><p>The only sound at the top of the Entoto Mountains is the thwack of a cowherd’s staff against the tree trunks as he leads his small herd of oxen …

Queen Elizabeth II to mark 90th birthday at Windsor Castle

LONDON (AP) — The longest-reigning monarch in British history turns 90 on Thursday, but Queen Elizabeth II is not planning a major, fireworks-filled …

Queen Elizabeth II

This is your brain on LSD

A lot of research has been conducted into how psychedelic drug lysergic acid diethylamide, or LSD, affects human behaviour, but what does it actually do to the brain? To find out, a team of researchers from Imperial College London gave some test subjects the drug, and documented the results using …

Stephen Hawking Is Building Thousands Of Tiny Spaceships To Find Intelligent Life

When asked what extraterrestrial intelligent life might look like, Hawking answered, "Judging from the election campaign, definitely not like us."<p>World-famous theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner announced Tuesday their newest attempt to find extraterrestrial …

Where to See Zaha Hadid's Best Buildings

“I don’t design nice buildings,” said the architect Zaha Hadid, who died suddenly today at the age of 65. “I don’t like them. I like architecture to have some raw, vital, earthy quality.”<p>On that, and on her role as one of the world’s top architects, she was fearless and relentless, creating …

What is Easter all about? Resurrection or eggs and bunnies?

Walk past any store's Easter display and you're guaranteed to see bunnies, eggs, and candy. What you probably won't see is much evidence of the Easter story itself, as told in the Bible's four Gospels: that Jesus was arrested, beaten, and crucified, only to be resurrected on Easter Sunday.<p>But …

Straight Men May 'Show Off' In Front Of Women By Eating A Lot

New research dives into a not-so-charming mating tactic.<p><i>Academic studies can be fascinating... and totally confusing. So we decided to strip away all of the scientific jargon and break them down for you.</i><p><b>The Background</b><p>Men have been found to engage in some arguably misguided behaviors, like showing …

Mystery and the Psyche

"It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, but what a savage & beautiful country lies in between."<p>This beautiful quote by poet Diane Ackerman inspired me to think about mystery.<p>Then I opened Erica Jong's new book, <i>Fear of Dying</i> (St. Martin's Press, New York 2015) to find another quote about …

Is Experience a Shackle?

As I watch Justin Trudeau make his first steps as the new Prime Minister of Canada, I reflect on criticisms leveled at him during the campaign regarding his inexperience. His opponents tried to highlight this by running a campaign theme "Justin? He's just not ready". We often hear this about young …