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Albino Whale Calf Spotted From Above

A drone hovering over Australian waters has captured stunning footage of a rare partial albino southern right whale calf and its mother:<p>The footage …

‘Blurred Lines’ testimony video from Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke revealed – watch

Get a little look at what was said in the 'Blurred Lines' copyright trial<p>Testimony from the trial in which Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams were …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens to Stream on Netflix in Canada

Netflix has different licensing deals in each country, with differences even between local "neighbors" like the US and Canada. That's why, as of …

Forget the Death Star, this black hole just ate an entire star

For Star Wars fans, the Death Star needs no further introduction. For anyone else, the Death Star is a planet-shaped space station capable of …

Hurricane Patricia Thunders Ashore, Bringing Insane Amounts Of Rain

Hurricane Patricia, which was the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Pacific, made landfall on Mexico’s central coast Friday evening as a category 5 storm with winds at up to 200 miles per hour.<p>So far no major damage or deaths have been reported from the storm, which weakened as it moved over …

Weather

Concept for NASA's monster rocket passes critical test — and gets an updated look

The design for NASA's future monster rocket — dubbed the Space Launch System (SLS) — passed its last critical design review. That means NASA found that the vehicle’s specifications hold up, and the agency has deemed the design capable of launching into space. Now, engineers can begin the process of …

Mysterious Chunk of Space Trash is on a Collision Course With Earth

A rogue chunk of debris that orbited Earth far beyond the Moon is making a homecoming on November 13th, astronomers have concluded. WT1190F is one to …

Will Jon Snow And Others Return From The Dead In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Season Six?

Jack White Gets Weird (And Has Actual Fun!) On His Very Good New Album<p>Steven Hyden 03.21.18 2 days ago<p>Yo La Tengo’s Masterful New Album And The Challenge Of Old Bands Finding New Ways To Be Great<p>Steven Hyden 03.15.18 1 week ago<p>Uproxx Music’s March Showcase For The RX Features Haley Heynderickx At …

Honduras man released from custody after charges of racial profiling by local police

A Honduras man arrested by Louisiana police in what one government lawyer said was a case of racial profiling has been released by immigration officers.<p>Gustavo Barahona-Sanchez, who is in the U.S. illegally, was released from LaSalle Detention Facility by Immigration and Customs Enforcement late …

Immigration

Top 5 hurricanes by wind speed

Hurricane Patricia batters Mexico's Pacific coast here and enters the record books with 200mph winds. How strong were its predecessors?<p>Hurricanes can be measured by both wind-speed and barometric pressure, with the Japanese and US meteorological centres using varying metrics. However, according to …

Hurricane Patricia: Texas feels effects of storm as flooding pummels state

Dangerous flooding was occurring in Texas in the early hours of Saturday, as gushing waters closed the interstate between Dallas and Houston and caused a freight train to completely derail and overturn.<p>Hurricane Patricia prompts 50,000 to evacuate in Mexico before weakening<p>Read more<p>A creek that …

Weather

101 things to do in London

We're all completely spoilt for brilliant things to do in London. From picture-postcard attractions to hotspots in odd spots, by day and by night, …