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Falcon Heavy is a fully reusable middle-finger to the environment

SpaceX has now launched the most powerful spacecraft since the Apollo era – the Falcon Heavy rocket – setting the bar for future space launches. The most important thing about this reusable spacecraft is that it can carry a payload equivalent to sending five double-decker London buses into space – …

China forced to tell Antarctica tourists: 'Don't' touch the penguins'

Last summer's news that a behemoth iceberg detached from one of Antarctica's largest floating ice shelves has sparked a sense of urgency among …

Women with overweight husbands will be refused IVF on NHS

Women hoping to receive IVF on the NHS will be denied if their husband is ‘obese’.<p>Health bosses have pitched the new rules, stating that couples will …

Patients Getting Stuck With Big Bills After ER Visits

One Monday last September, Kimberly Fister-Mesch woke up in the middle of the night from head pain so severe she thought she might be having a …

Intel’s drone light show never got off the ground for the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

They aired pre-recorded footage anyway.<p>Last-minute “impromptu logistical changes” kept Intel from performing its drone light show live during the opening ceremonies for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. But that didn’t stop NBC from airing footage of it for those watching the …

Crumbling national parks mired in $11 billion backlog, but experts scoff at jacking up fees

Three years ago, the National Park Service banned trucks and buses heavier than 10 tons from crossing over the Arlington Memorial Bridge, a major …

National Parks

Winter Olympics: North Korean cheerleaders mesmerise crowds

<b>It's "audience participation", but like you have never seen before.</b><p>As the first medals were being won at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, we got our first glimpse of the North Korean "cheerleaders".<p>Wearing matching uniforms of red, the "army of beauties", as they have been dubbed in South Korea, …

Winter Olympics

A Tesla employee who builds robots told us why production hell is actually a good thing

<i>Editor's note: Business Insider had the chance to speak with four Tesla employees from different parts of the company to learn more about their work. And what we discovered were some of the coolest jobs at Tesla. This is the fourth in the series. You can read the other profiles here.</i><p>Engineers are …

Tesla

What Your Instant Pot Buttons Mean

The Instant Pot is user friendly in so much as it is a very safe, self-contained, all-in-one multi-cooker, but its user interface is not exactly …

Cooking

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Grilled Cheese

And it’s likely already in your fridge.<p>In honor of #NationalGrilledCheeseDay, we cooked up more than a dozen different riffs on the classic toasty …

Learning about graphic design is as easy as playing Solitaire with this card deck

Whoever said, "Never judge a book by its cover" clearly never took a typography class.<p>From Times New Roman to Tahoma to Proxima Nova (that's the …

History buffs, listen up: Wondery's 'American History Tellers' podcast is for you

If your history teacher had a voice like podcast host Lindsay Graham's (not the Senator), then maybe you would have looked forward to class a little more.<p>Wondery's newest history podcast (after <i>Tides of History, History Unplugged</i> and <i>Fall of Rome</i>) is <i>American History Tellers</i>, narrated by Graham's rich …