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Massive Cluster of Sinkholes Found Deep in China’s Mountainous Northwest

Sinkholes can cause great devastation—huge chunks of ground swiftly give way only to be swallowed up by the Earth. But they can also be sources of …

Geography

Scientists blend photosynthesis and quantum physics to improve solar cells

Four physicists at the University of California, Riverside decided to blend photosynthesis and quantum physics to work towards greener solar cells. …

Physics

NASA photo reveals a startling 300-foot-wide rift in Antarctic Ice Shelf

The breakup of the massive Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica is getting closer and will eventually produce an iceberg the size of Delaware prowling the Southern Ocean, according to new NASA data.<p>On Friday, NASA released an astonishing new image taken by researchers flying above the ice shelf on Nov. …

Space

The search for the weird stuff that makes up the Universe

Much of the Universe is made up of a strange substance that bears no resemblance to the atoms that make up life, the planets and our stars. What is this dark matter – and how do we find it?<p>It is the ultimate detective story.<p>The suspect is the basic matter that makes up as much as 25% of the …

Astronomy

Ask Ethan: Why must time be a dimension?

Sure, we move through it just like space, but it was the aftermath of Einstein that led to us truly understanding it.<p><i>“It is old age, rather than</i> …

Circadian rhythms and our microbiome

Like most on Earth, our gut microbes have their own circadian rhythm, and disrupting that daily routine can be bad news for whole body, says new …

Life Sciences

‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ Trailer: Chris Pratt Fights Aliens In New Clip

It’s finally here! The new ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ trailer dropped on Dec. 3, treating fans to a sneak peek at the epic sequel featuring …

Penn State's title game win a testament to Big Ten's strength, bright future

INDIANAPOLIS — A Big Ten team will make the College Football Playoff. It probably won’t be the Big Ten champion. Penn State won a game on Saturday …

College Football

To the Big Ten Champion, Penn State, Goes but a Sliver of Playoff Hope

INDIANAPOLIS — The Big Ten championship game featured, according to most rankings, neither of the two best teams in the Big Ten, and the result was flashes of brilliance amid sloppy play as Penn State defeated Wisconsin, 38-31, on Saturday night. It was an impressive achievement that will, …

College Football

Iron Man takes on Capcom’s most iconic fighters in ‘Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite’

It’s been a long time since fans have seen Iron Man take on the Blue Bomber, but that wait will finally be coming to an end.<p>At the PlayStation …

Capcom

Star Wars Episode VIII: everything you need to know

Director<p>The writer and director is Rian Johnson. He previously made <i>Looper</i>, <i>The Brothers Bloom</i> and <i>Brick</i>, and was also behind the camera for three …

Star Wars

Penn State gives playoff committee something to ponder

The College Football Playoff selection committee was given something to ponder by Penn State.<p>How much value does a conference championship have? How about a head-to-head victory? The Nittany Lions now have both of those over Ohio State heading into selection Sunday.<p>"We just won the toughest …

College Football

The Ten Types of Parties You'll Find at Art Basel Miami Beach

During Art Basel Miami Beach, you can find yourself at everything from VIP dinners to sweaty warehouse raves. Martha Stewart will be ubiquitous.<p>Take a town that's already an international nightlife hotspot, add in tens of thousands of people looking to have a good time, weather that is still …

Nightlife

Best Christmas Party Tops To Buy Now

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Top 25 college basketball: UCLA, Baylor, Gonzaga, Melo Trimble biggest winners

The biggest day yet of college basketball gives us plenty to dissect and reflect on<p>Saturday's slate of basketball games was one to remember. UCLA knocked off No. 1 Kentucky to highlight the madness. And there was plenty more memorable action to take in. Here are 10 takeaways from a fun day of hoops:<p>…

Sports

Sweden’s ICEHOTEL Will Now Be Open Year-Round Thanks to Solar Panels

Every year since the winter of 1989-1990, sculptors have erected a seasonal hotel made entirely of ice from the Torne River in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden. …

Sweden

Where to spot seals in the UK

In this series we celebrate some of Britain’s most diverse and beautiful wildlife including otters, puffins and hedgehogs, sharing some fun facts about these amazing animals and their habitats as well as the best places to spot them around the country.<p>This particular episode focuses on seals. These …

United Kingdom

A Shamelessly French Chicken in Cider

“Ah, they are not rising!” Marianne Tober cried, in a near panic over her <i>gougères</i>. They weren’t just cheese puffs; they were her Burgundian birthright, well-salted dairy fat given airy form, and her mother’s recipe had never failed her before. But it was true: The gougères in her oven were lying …

Chicken Recipes

Why The 2016 Porsche Boxster Spyder Is Just Shy of Special

Porsche's new bantamweight roadster is a great one, but is it the right one?<p><b>OKAY, MAYBE THAT'S A BIT TOO HARSH.</b> The Spyder <i>is</i> special, if nothing else by rite. It's both the most powerful Boxster ever and lightest Porsche convertible on sale, rocking a heritage nameplate to boot. You can either spec …

Porsche

The Gold To Oil Ratio: What It Tells Us About An Impending Crisis And The Price Of Gold

The gold-to-oil ratio has been a good indicator of impending economic crises.<p>A crisis didn’t eventuate earlier this year despite it rising to a …

Economics

A ‘cold anomaly’ is coming

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has published a map of predicted temperatures the next few days that has one meteorologist …

The 5 Best-Selling Electric Cars of 2016

Electric-vehicle sales have jumped in 2016, with InsideEVs reporting that U.S. sales were up 30.7% through October to 120,517 units, and worldwide sales were up 30.1% to 518,440 units. And this could be the calm before the storm with <b>Tesla Motors</b> (NASDAQ: TSLA), <b>General Motors</b> (NYSE: GM), and <b>Ford</b> …

Autos

Could Peugeot Return To Endurance Racing And Fill Audi's Void?

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>After Audi’s swift departure from the World Endurance Championship, Peugeot is being asked to re-join the endurance …

Peugeot

We Watched Hans Stuck Slide His Dad’s Auto Union Type C At Shelsley Walsh

By Angus Frazer<p>6 Comments<p>Written by Angus Frazer // Photos by Scott Denis Photography and Dean Smith<p>Hans Stuck adjusts his goggles, tightens the …

Autos

8 gorgeous tiling ideas for small spaces : Interior Design

<b>8 gorgeous tiling ideas for small spaces</b>:<p>Tiling is great for small spaces. The financial outlay is relatively small and there is lots of room to get …

Interior Design

Boot Cuffs in Grey Marble Color , Boot warmers , Knitted Boot Toppers, Women's leg warmers, or Select Color

The pair of knit boot cuffs made from acrylic yarn.<br>These boot cuffs are one of the hottest fashions.<br>They help keep your legs warm. You can pull them up or shorten them to any boot height. These boot cuffs can be worn with leggings and jeans.<p>Looks great with boots.<p>One size fits all.<p>Grey Marble Color …

A USC grad student fatally stabbed his mentor after a ‘personal dispute,’ police say

A University of Southern California student stabbed and killed the psychology professor who served as his mentor, authorities told the Associated Press, following what was described as a “personal dispute” on campus Friday afternoon.<p>David Jonathan Brown, a 28-year-old brain and cognitive science …

Policing

3 Reasons to Buy Costco Wholesale Stock

<b>Costco</b> (NASDAQ: COST) has been a model of stability in a largely unstable retail environment.<p>The company has shown steady growth at a time when traditional brick-and-mortar chains have lost business to online retailers. That's because even though shopping at the wholesaler may not always be as …

Costco

Court hearing set for Sunday in Michigan vote recount

DETROIT — A hearing is expected Sunday in U.S. District Court to decide when a recount of Michigan presidential election ballots can begin.<p>Green Party candidate Jill Stein filed suit against state election officials in federal court in Detroit late Friday, the latest in a raft of lawsuits over her …

Michigan

U.S. regulator clears way for online lenders to have national charter

<i>(Reuters)</i> — Online credit companies and paperless lenders would be able to get federal charters to do business nationwide under a plan outlined on Friday by a U.S. banking regulator.<p>The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), the main regulator for federal banks, said it hoped offering a …

United States