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The 44 Most Wondrous Places to Visit in 2016

Inside Salina Turda, a salt mine in Romania. (Photo: Gabriel Tocu/WikiCommons CC BY-SA 4.0)<p>Where would you like to go exploring in 2016?<p>The options …

Pacific Ocean

5 Things I Learned About Successful Startups From Steve Jobs

No one could have taught you more about starting a company than Steve Jobs, and I had the privilege and honor of working for him in the Macintosh …

'The Force Awakens' Overtakes 'Avatar' as Domestic Box Office King

With over $760 million and counting, the latest chapter in the 'Star Wars' saga passes James Cameron's 2009 epic<p>It's official: <i>Star Wars: The Force</i> …

Box Office

Link Wars: The Force Awakens

Link building looked different a long time ago (in a galaxy far, far away). Columnist Winston Burton explains how things have changed and what works …

5 smart things you should do with the new Apple TV

The long holidays from Thanksgiving to New Year’s may have come to pass, and millions of people including those of us here at TNW have got back to the busy work routine. However, you should never let your workload take your downtime away, and always keep your stress level at point <i>zen</i>.<p>Indulging …

Smart TV

Internet Goes Wild with Memes on LeBron James Reacting to Stephen Curry Steal

Link to Media<p>This is the look of someone who just got Curry-ed.<p>Not much went right for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in a 132-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors during Monday night's NBA Finals rematch. Nothing summed up the game better than the look on James' face when he got his …

Basketball

What you need to know about the 7 superhero movies coming in 2016

But what are these titles? When are they coming out? Who is in them? What are they about? For your convenience, we've put together this handy little guide that will help you know everything you need to know about the year in superhero films. Enjoy!

Universal sent 'Star Wars' an awesome congratulations for beating the 'Jurassic World' box-office record

Both numbers shattered records "Jurassic World" set earlier this year when it premiered in June with an unexpected $208.8 million domestic opening. It beat out Disney and Marvel's "The Avengers" which held the record since 2012.<p>Universal doesn't seem too upset, though.<p>"Jurassic World" producer …

Box Office

Apple may release a new 4-inch iPhone in 2016

Record sales for the 4.7-inch iPhone 6S and 5.5-inch iPhone 6S Plus are proof people love bigger iPhones. But what about people who have small hands …

iOS 9.2 Beta 2 Vs iOS 9.1 Performance On iPhone 5s, 5, 4s

Apple is flying through iOS 9 releases like there is no tomorrow. We’re already up to version 9.1 only a couple of months after iOS 9 launched, and …

Terminally ill 'Star Wars' fan gets his wish to see 'The Force Awakens' early

An early cut of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was screened for a Texas man suffering from terminal cancer Thursday after his wish to see the latest chapter in the epic series went viral.<p>Directed by J.J. Abrams, the seventh film in the "Star Wars" series, premieres in theaters Dec. 18. But Daniel …

Gravity Visualized by High School Teacher in an Amazingly Elegant & Simple Way

Just a few miles down the highway from Open Culture's gleaming headquarters you will find Los Gatos High School, where Dan Burns, an AP Physics …

This Boy Has Outsmarted Us All With His Perfect Math Problem Answer

We'd give him an A+.<p>Sometimes the most literal answer is the best.<p>A Reddit user named Fiona, who posts as irishchick14, shared a photo of her 6-year-old son's math test on the social-sharing platform this week, writing: "This is why my son is going places." While the boy might not have answered the …

Mathematics

Articles about sustainable wisconsin home nearly grid on Dwell.com - Dwell

After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.<p>Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.<p>Two families live large and comfortably in this beautiful, self-sufficient …

Energy Efficiency

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Audi Boasts More Than 200 MPH For Its New R8 Supercar

LE CASTELLET, France – Audi’s updated R8 supercar has more powerful 5.2 liter V10 engines with one capable of more than 200 mph, has shed weight by using more high-tech carbon fiber, and will be available to Americans in the Spring of 2016.<p>This second-generation R8 is probably more suited to the …

Aston Martin

Are these normal Japanese things weird to you? 10 things that might surprise you when you visit Japan

When traveling to a foreign country for the first time, no matter how well-prepared you are, there’s sure to be a lot you’ll be surprised by! Let’s …

Japan

Chris Hadfield on the great space discoveries of 2015

It has been an astonishing 12 months for space exploration. Chris Hadfield, the astronaut, discusses the awe-inspiring discoveries on Pluto, Mars and Saturn.<p>A year ago – almost to the day – Philae, a spacecraft the size of a washing machine, landed on Rosetta, a comet 316 million miles from home. …

Chris Hadfield

5 Simple Ways to Boost Your Mental Performance

In life, having just a small edge can make a super colossal difference. Many of us start our work day with an unmotivated, distracted, and foggy …

The Brain

Huge Spoiler! Last Name Of Star Wars: The Force Awakens Character Revealed

Director J.J. Abrams has gone out of his way to not provide last names of many of new faces that will be appearing in <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, …

Range Rover's Evoque Convertible lets the elements come to you

Historically, people have used Range Rovers to luxuriously explore nature and dare the elements. The new Evoque Convertible has a new twist on that …

Meet the villain's $1 million Jaguar from James Bond's 'Spectre'

Although Bond's Q-prepared Aston Martin is an absolute work of art, one can't help but be impressed by the sexy, or possibly terrifying, Jaguar.<p>"The C-X75 programme represents the pinnacle of Jaguar's engineering and design expertise," Jaguar global brand director Adrian Hallmark said in a …

Ranking the 20 Best Players in the 2015/16 Champions League so Far

Link to Media<p>We're two-thirds of the way through the 2015/16 Champions League group stage, with the best performers now firmly established and the disappointments left licking their wounds.<p>Several teams are either on the verge of qualification or have qualified already, but who have the best …

Soccer

NASA has figured out how Mars was stripped clean of water

What happened to Mars’ atmosphere? NASA thinks it knows.<p>Around 3.7 to 4.2 billion years ago, the red planet’s atmosphere was the same size or bigger than the Earth’s, but today it’s about 100 times thinner than on our planet. The answer, it turns out, is blowing in the wind.<p>Solar winds, to be …

Particles

The New Home of the Most Exotic Bomber Ever Built Is Aerospace Heaven

The National Museum of the United States Air Force is the world’s largest military aviation museum—and it’s also home to the world’s only remaining …

How scientists use a giant telescope in Antarctica to study the strangest particle in the universe

There's a telescope in Antarctica that takes science to the extreme.<p>Housed at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, this telescope sniffs out the strangest particles in the universe, called neutrinos.<p>Neutrinos are some of the lightest subatomic particles in existence. They skip across galaxies, from …

Edinburgh astronomers make sunless planet discoveries

<b>Clouds made of droplets of molten iron have been detected on a sunless world 75 light years from Earth.</b><p>The planet-like object, PSO J318.5-22, was already considered one of the strangest ever discovered.<p>About the same size as Jupiter, it floats freely out on its own in space.<p>Scientists estimate it …

Universe

5 hidden remote touchpad tricks will make you an Apple TV expert

The new Apple TV remote is a thing of beauty. It’s got six simple buttons, it’s rechargeable and it features a beautifully simple touchpad at the top to swipe across menus, app icons and letters to enter passwords.<p>But the simple joy of using the touchpad is very Apple-like. There are hidden secrets …