Priscilla Torres

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The Science Of Luck

Is the phenomenon real? Can it be harnessed?<p>Finding money on the street may seem like a lucky break, but it might be more accurate to thank yourself. Researchers across various disciplines have attempted to decode whether there's an actual measurable aspect to what we understand as luck. Many of …

New Liquid-Based 3D Printer Takes Minutes, Not Hours

Plus it has a real Terminator vibe<p>Rapid prototyping may soon get a whole lot more rapid, thanks to an entirely new method of 3D printing. Instead of taking hours to 3D-print something, it might soon take minutes.<p>The UNC-Chapel Hill researchers, who described their new process in the journal <i>Science</i>, …

Prototyping

The Effortless Sexy Look of Jonathan Simkhai

Alessandra Ambrosio, Gigi Hadid and Miranda Kerr are all fans.<p>Long gone are the days when models reach for a bandage dress for an event that calls for sexy. Now, top models are going to up-and-coming designer Jonathan Simkhai for something a little less obvious. The New York-based designer is known …

Nicki Minaj announces North American summer tour dates

Nicki Minaj will bring The Pinkprint Tour to North America this summer, the rapper announced via Instagram Monday.<p>Beginning in Dallas on July 17, the …

European Parks—Mountains

See photos of the mountain landscapes and wildlife of Europe (including alpine scenery, national parks, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Travel Photography

8 Global Takes on Chicken Curry

Whether they’re made to be creamy or brothy; sweet or savory; fiery or mild, all chicken curries are fragrantly spiced. Here are eight takes from …

Marijuana Freedom Coming to D.C., But Not at Founding Fathers' Monuments

Barring a congressional intervention, marijuana possession will become legal in Washington at 12:01 Thursday morning, but with a slew of …

How to Make Pasta in 2015: The New Rules of Pasta

Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Sorry, pesto and <i>pomodoro</i>, we love you, but the rules have changed. Grated horseradish instead of Parmigiano? Why not? Chopped shrimp instead of sausage? Bring it on. Here’s how to make pasta in 2015.<p>Rule No. 1<p>To rethink <i>ragù,</i> just add horseradish<p>Pork, beef, veal? Not …

Italian Food

Lupita Nyong'o Oscars gown returned after thieves discover pearls are fake

Dress taken from actor’s hotel had been said to be worth $150,000 – but that was when the world was being told the pearls were real<p>A gown worn to the Oscars by actor Lupita Nyong’o, and stolen from her hotel, was returned on Friday after the thief discovered the 6,000 pearls on the dress were …

Los Angeles

Drake Ties The Beatles with World Record of 14 Songs Simultaneously on Billboard Hot 100

It’s a good week for Drake as he continues to set records with his If You’re Reading This It’s Too<p>It’s a good week for Drake as he continues to set records with his <i>If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late</i> mixtape, which currently holds the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Top 200 Albums. The Canadian rapper …

Lil Wayne

Follow BBC Richard III on WhatsApp

<b>The BBC is running a Richard III WhatsApp alert service to follow the king's story in the month of his reburial.</b><p>The discovery of the king's skeleton beneath a Leicester car park in August 2012 attracted worldwide interest.<p>His remains will be reinterred at Leicester Cathedral on 26 March, after his …

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