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No jail time for doctor who admits to groping patients, he is free to go to overseas wedding

PHILADELPHIA — A neurologist facing allegations of sexual misconduct in three states pleaded guilty Tuesday to misdemeanour charges that he groped …

New Jersey

The Answer To Life, The Universe — And Everything? It's 63

Often, as we go through the world, the key is to ask the right question.<p>When it comes to figuring out the nature of physical reality, part of that process starts at the absolute edge of the observable universe — the cosmic horizon, a distant layer from which light has only just, in this very …

Dark Matter

How 'Thor: Ragnarok' Affected the Rest of the Box Office

Are you not entertained?<p>The gladiator-themed "Thor: Ragnarok" walloped the box office this weekend, debuting way above expectations with an estimated $121.0 million. The Marvel adventure boosted the box office to its biggest weekend since "Dunkirk" opened four months ago. So why isn't the cheering …

Box Office

The Crown Season 2 Trailer: Elizabeth Struggles With Wobbly Monarchy, Churlish Philip — Plus: See Poster

“You married a wild spirit,” someone warns Queen Elizabeth in the Season 2 trailer for Netflix’s <i>The Crown</i>. “Trying to tame him is no use.”<p>And while …

TV

Pharrell Recruits Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, More For New N.E.R.D. Album

Last week, Pharrell's band N.E.R.D. swung back into view with a killer collaboration (and video) with Rihanna called "Lemon" that saw Rih rapping, "I …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent From $307 a Night, Ranked By Price

Check these out if you're in search of a beautiful, secluded getaway.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, …

Here are the best places to travel in 2018 according to Lonely Planet

There’s only a couple of months left in 2017, which means you’re probably starting to think about the year ahead. What will you change? What will you do? Most importantly, where will you go?<p>Well, the team at travel guide publisher Lonely Planet is here to help with their just-released annual report …

South America

New pneumonia vaccine protects against over 70 strains of the disease

A new vaccine targeting dozens of new strains of pneumonia could potentially save "hundreds of thousands of lives" according to researchers. Early …

Public Health

This Study Has Good News For People Who Spend All Their Time Daydreaming

To the imaginarium!<p>Unable to stay focused? Frequently going away with the fairies? It may be because you have so much brain capacity that it needs to …

They’re alive! Allen Institute harvests data from bits of living human brain tissue

Zapping brain cells from living human tissue? It sounds like a creepy Halloween tale, but for the Allen Institute for Brain Science, it’s a clever …

The Simple Trick for Cooking Way Better Rice (And No, It’s Not Washing It)

Your rice cooker wishes it could do this.<p>Just like pasta, I tend to have a bag of rice on hand at all times. When I can’t think of anything else for …

Recipes

'Star Wars' droid BB-8 meets BB-9E for the first time in new animated short

We're learning more about BB-9E, the new evil twin of Star Wars' BB-8, every day, this time in the form of animation.<p>The latest in a series of "blip" …

Star Wars

The Best Road Trips in the World

We pooled our editors for their ultimate road trip picks. While the snacks and tools you pack for a drive through Namibia's deserts might be slightly different than, say, Hawaii's Road to Hana, the joy is all the same. Here, 13 of the best road trips in the world, whether you're looking to stop at …

Mysterious symptoms and medical marijuana: patients are looking for answers

<i>From the archives: This article was originally published on August 19, 2017</i><p>Scott Wood had been losing weight for weeks, and it was starting to scare him. His skin developed strange blistering rashes, his muscles ached constantly, and his lungs burned. He couldn’t stop coughing, and he was spitting …

Cannabis

'Curvy' Sports Illustrated catwalk show branded 'irresponsible' in obesity debate

A medical body in Australia has warned that the use of overweight catwalk models “celebrated obesity” and sent the wrong message about healthy weight, adding fuel to a debate about a recent “curvy” swimsuit fashion show.<p>The debate was prompted by a controversial Sports Illustrated catwalk show in …

China Regenerative's Stem Cell Research Sparks Hope

Stem cells can become just about any sort of tissue, if cultivated correctly. With so many potential applications, the companies that perfect the use …

Russia develops military exoskeleton to give soldiers superhuman capabilities

Any sci-fi flick or video game showing a futuristic battlefield is always filled with soldiers wearing advanced high-tech armor and all manner of …

Russia

This gorgeous fly-by video of Jupiter will hit you right in the cosmic feels

Just when we thought it was impossible to gush any harder over NASA’s wonderful Juno spacecraft, this gorgeous fly-by video of Jupiter surfaced, and …

11 Things You Never Knew About Chipotle, Straight From an Employee

I went straight to the source to discover more Chipotle secrets. The famous Mexican grill had a lot to say about its most popular menu items, future releases, and ways you can save time and money. Be prepared to book it to your nearest Chipotle to satiate your burrito craving after reading these …

Cooking

Vogue India Addresses Kendall Jenner Cover Backlash

The publication released an official statement on the controversy.<p><i>Vogue</i> India has said their piece on the backlash that has plagued their May 2017 cover, featuring Kendall Jenner. Since the cover's release last week, several readers have been up in arms, criticizing the publication for choosing a …

The Best '80s Movies Streaming on Netflix

Available to watch instantly on Netflix.<p>One of the great tragedies of online streaming services is that they often don’t offer a very good selection …

EpiPens should work at least a while past expiration dates | Reuters

(Reuters Health) - It’s worth a shot to use an expired EpiPen, if that’s all you have, a new study suggests.<p>EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical company for use by severe allergy sufferers are seen in Washington, U.S. August 24, 2016. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File …

Human beings can't smell themselves, even when they stink — here's why

Have you ever sat next to a person who lost their sense of smell? Or, at least, you assume so as the eye-watering fragrance wafting from them is so overpowering that the nausea it induces makes you appreciate the subtle scent of a dryer sheet… If so, you might wonder, what causes a person to become …

Channing Tatum Pens Empowering Letter for Daughter Everly: Always Be Your ‘Authentic Self’

They grow up so fast! <b>Channing Tatum</b> wrote an empowering essay for his 3-year-old daughter, Everly, for <i>Cosmopolitan</i> — and he’s already thinking about …

Emma Watson Explains Why She's 'So Passionate' About Her 'Private Identity': 'I Get Incredibly Overwhelmed'

Growing up in the spotlight has taught Emma Watson the importance of separating her public persona from her private life.<p>Cast as Hermione in the …

Elon Musk's masterplan for humanity's future is beyond your wildest sci-fi dreams

Elon Musk is about to become a CEO of another company. Yes, the guy who's already the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX will take on lead duty at a new company …

What Does Your Doctor Earn? More if He's a White Man

U.S. physicians earn on average $294,000 a year, a new survey shows, with men earning 31 percent more than women and white men earning 15 percent more than black men.<p>The survey of 19,000 doctors by Medscape shows most wish they earned even more, even as most specialties, with the exception of …

7 Recent Movies That Had Huge Plot Holes Nobody Noticed

The chilling realization that Verbal Kint was Keyser Soze, the slow reveal that Bruce Willis was a ghost in <i>The Sixth Sense</i>, the realization that …

Here's Proof That All Of The Dudes From "Harry Potter" Have Totally Longbottomed

Mischief managed.

Harry Potter fans may now enter the Forbidden Forest

These woods were strictly off-limits for the young Hogwarts students, but now visitors of the Warner Brothers Studio Tour London are officially …

Film Industry