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Why taking parts of the Chinese space station set to crash to Earth is a bad idea

Incoming!<p>Space nuts and nervous Nellies alike are looking to the skies Sunday as a school-bus-sized Chinese space station careens toward Earth.<p>Don’t …

Carter Page: I've never communicated with Trump

Carter Page, the former foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump's campaign now at the center of the ongoing Russia investigation, told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that he has never in his life communicated with the president.<p>"I never spoke with him since. I never spoke with him …

Donald Trump

The insect that painted Europe red

Truly vibrant red was elusive for many years: until a mysterious dye was discovered in Mexico. Devon Van Houten Maldonado reveals how a crushed bug became a sign of wealth and status.<p>Although scarlet is the colour of sin in the Old Testament, the ancient world’s elite was thirsty for red, a symbol …

Mexico City

WSJ.com What's News - Worldwide News Briefs for Sep 08

HURRICANES IRMA AND JOSE RUMBLE THROUGH THE CARIBBEAN<p>Hurricane Irma left at least 19 people dead as it barreled toward Florida, with thousands of tourists trapped across several devastated islands in the Caribbean, parts of which now lay in the path of a strengthening Hurricane Jose.<p>HUGE EARTHQUAKE …

Gulf Coast

The 3 Ways That Parallel Universes Could Be Real

The idea that things exist in a particular, well-defined state at all times where their properties can be determined so long as you can measure them well enough was fundamental to how we conceived of the Universe. When quantum physics came along, that idea went right out the window, never to …

Dark Matter

Parsley Sidings

Parsley Sidings was a BBC Radio sitcom created by Jim Eldridge. It starred Arthur Lowe and Ian Lavender (who were also starring in the television …

Parsley

It Sticks Out Half A Mile

It Sticks Out Half a Mile was a BBC Radio sitcom created by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles as a sequel to the television war sitcom Dad's Army, for …

TV

How did Shakespeare originally sound?

We all know the classic Shakespearean lines – “To be or not to be,” “O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” or “Shall I compare thee to a …

How William Shakespeare changed the way you talk – in pictures

Jane Sutcliffe and John Shelley tell us about their book Will’s Words, which celebrates the massive impact The Bard has on the way we talk today

Literature

The Baker

These fluted cookie cutters add flair to any basic cookie.<p>Fluted Cookie Cutters Set<p>$15.84 from Amazon<p>Whether we're making a lattice-top pie, a batch of homemade Biscoff, or fresh ravioli, it's amazing how much a fluted pastry wheel can spruce up simple strips of dough.<p>Fluted Pastry Wheel<p>$19.99 from …

Best Lines From Each Shakespeare Play, By Popular Vote

Goodreads is not only an amazing social media site to track reading progress and share book recommendations with friends, it is also a great source …

Here Are 22 Diagrams For Anyone Who's Obsessed With Dessert

To dessert or not to dessert... Is there any question?

Dessert