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Dramatic Auroras Light Up Jupiter's Poles

The aurora borealis on Earth is awe inspiring, but the auroras in Jupiter’s atmosphere are a whole other story. Not only do they cover areas larger …

Astronomy

How Brexit Will Change the World

17 top economists, foreign policy gurus and historians look five years into the future.<p>The results of the Brexit referendum are in, and it is chaos. The United Kingdom is leaving the European Union. Prime Minister David Cameron is stepping down. The Dow Jones has fallen 611 points in a day. The …

Charles de Gaulle

Brexiters who argued they’d be more “free” didn’t really understand the philosophy of freedom

The pro-Brexit campaign played heavily on notions of freedom. Politicians urged voters to vote to leave the European Union to “take back control of our lives,” and “take back control of this great country’s destiny.”<p>But such statements rely on a grossly oversimplified depiction of freedom, says …

German Philosophy

Kendall Jenner Just Showed Off Her Boobs in a Way That Few of Us Are Brave Enough to Try

Can you spot her nipple ring? How can you not spot her nipple ring? 😮<p>This is the summer of bralessness, and there's no better ambassador for the trend than Kendall Jenner, who has been free-boobing longer than the rest of us have.<p>But last night was special. Last night, Kendall stepped out in New …

Kendall Jenner

My 5-year-old refused to eat the healthy dinner I cooked. Here’s why I let her.

On a recent weeknight, my 5-year-old daughter did not, in the slightest bit, like what I served for dinner. In particular, she wanted nothing to do with the chicken that was in the dish. She announced, with a very determined face, “Mommy, you always tell me I should listen to my body, and my body …

Parenting

Astronaut Snaps The Best Shot Of The Rare Strawberry Moon

"A spectacular rise of the full moon just before sunset while flying over western China."<p>While the rest of us struggled to snap one of the rarest full moons this century on our phones, one man got a shot that's truly out of this world.<p>NASA astronaut Jeff Williams was in the International Space …

The Prettiest Engagement Ring Trends Your Future Fiancé Needs to Know

If you were to close your eyes and picture heaven, it would probably look something like JCK Las Vegas, where more than 2,000 of the world's top …

Jamie Oliver's baked berry cheesecake - Recipes

1<p>For pastry, rub butter and flour together until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs. Stir in a pinch of salt, then, using a butter knife, cut in milk, …

A scientist spent 26 years studying a black hole 10 times the mass of the sun. Then it did something incredible

Modern science is more about patience and persistence than about great epiphanies. It is therefore extremely satisfying when you make a breakthrough, …

Universe

100 Ways to Eat Eggs

Eggs take to just about anything you throw at them—or rather, to anything you thrown them <i>in</i>. From crack and splat to whisk and pour, they're your best friend in the kitchen from high noon to night. There are very few other ingredients that are so versatile, that can be cooked in so many different …

Breakfast

15 Essential Books That Will Help You Be More Successful

Do want you to be more successful in both your personal and professional lives?<p>Most of us would obviously answer yes to that question. But merely …

Self-improvement

Diet, Exercise, and Sleep Are Great, but 1 Thing Matters Even More for Your Health

Everyone knows about diet, exercise, and sleep, but studies show there's something that matters even more.<p><i>What is the best way to live a happy and successful life? originally appeared on Quora, the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique</b> …

Holistic Medicine

NASA's Gorgeous Timelapse of the Mercury Transit Will Make You Feel So Small

If a whole planet is just a tiny black dot, what does that make us?<p>Yesterday, Mercury's orbit passed in front of the sun for the first time since 2012 and the last time until 2019. Obviously, staring at the sun to watch this happen is not a great idea unless you are taking great pains to do it …

Planets

7 Foods That Can Help You Sleep Better

Many people around the world have trouble with sleeping, are you one of them? Eating the right foods in the hours before you go to sleep can be …

Nutrition

Stephen Harris: how to make soup like a restaurant chef

Soup is one of the simplest foods – which sadly means it is often the dumping ground for sub-standard ingredients.<p>I briefly worked in a pub which served the most outrageous example of the waste-not-want-not school of cookery.<p>On Sundays it had a carvery which was incredibly popular with the locals …

Recipes

Ian Rankin: ‘Solitude, coffee, music: 27 days later I have a first draft’

Nothing happens until he has a title and when he hits a wall he goes for a walk – the Rebus author on the way he works<p>There is no such thing as a “typical” day, even when I’m busy on a book. Some days the words flow, others feel like wading through suet. The phone rings, the doorbell sounds, …

What do men REALLY want to see women wear? Guys critique the latest spring trends and offer their very honest opinions on what is hot - and what most certainly is NOT

• <b>FEMAIL highlights six of the biggest spring/summer trends to come down the runways</b>• <b><br>Meanwhile several of Daily Mail Online's male employees weigh in on</b> …

Alien hunters claim Venus has buildings

Space might very well be considered the “final frontier,” but according to alien hunters, intelligent life on Venus includes cities for its …

Obey

Could The Universe Be A Simulation? Neil deGrasse Tyson Thinks It Might

Scientists have long debated whether or not our universe is real or is just a simulation that's being projected to us by some species of superior intellect. Most scientists, of course, go with the former; the universe is real and we're just an ant in the ever-growing and virtually infinite …

Notes for Young Writers

<i>The following advice was sent to the creative writing students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, following a series of talks Ms.</i> …

Writing

Astronomers find a tailless comet, first of its kind

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Astronomers have found a first-of-its-kind tailless comet whose composition may offer clues into long-standing questions about the solar system's formation and evolution, according to research published on Friday in the journal Science Advances.<p>The so-called "Manx" …

The 22 best documentaries on UK Netflix

From killer whales and dinosaurs to Banksy and Cobain, UK Netflix has a lot of treasure in its documentary vaults. <i>Empire</i> have chosen (<b>in no</b> …

This Weird Experiment Is Bringing Us Closer Than Ever to Solving a 100-Year-Old Cosmic Mystery

Decoding cosmic rays.<p>On the flanks of the Sierra Negra volcano in Central Mexico, nearly 14,000 feet (4,267 metres) above sea level, there is a giant …

Did Earth’s magnetic field collapse for 2 hours on April 23?

No, Earth’s magnetic field did not collapse for 2 hours on April 23. The erroneous story, which is still spreading, originated with a glitch in a …

Astronomy

Scrape Marks Spotted At The Bottom Of The Caspian Sea

Environment Photo credit: The Tyuleniy Archipelago in the Caspian Sea as seen by the Landsat 8 satellite. NASA image by Norman Kuring, NASA’s Ocean …

Nature

7 Space Mysteries No Scientist Can Explain

We've made some incredible space discoveries in the last few years, like gravitational waves and liquid water on Mars.<p>But considering we've explored …

On the Road to Finding Other Earths

Scientists are getting closer to finding worlds that resemble our own "blue marble" of a planet. NASA's Kepler mission alone has confirmed more than …

Astronomy

The Clarke Award Shortlist Includes Some Great Surprises

The UK’s Arthur C. Clarke Award just announced its six book finalists for 2016—and the result is a combination of books you might not expect, and …