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Rocket woman: How to cook curry and get a spacecraft into Mars orbit

<b>Can you guide a spacecraft into orbit around Mars and cook for eight people morning and night? Yes, if you get up at 5am, and your name is BP Dakshayani. Here the former head of flight dynamics and space navigation for the Indian space agency explains how she did it - and the housework too.</b><p>They …

Siblings

Your smartphone can see anywhere with this wireless camera, and it’s back down to its best price

The Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera has been one of the most popular products we cover for about two years now, and we don’t see that …

Ancient Humans Knew Incest Was Gross and Built a Safety Net

They put Game of Thrones characters to shame.<p>Cultural disavowal aside, incest and subsequent inbreeding are not great. Incestuous relationships …

Distressed Bethanie Mattek-Sands cries out 'help me' after suffering sickening injury at Wimbledon

Wimbledon were forced to defend the speed of their medical response to Bethanie Mattek-Sands after her opponent Sorana Cirstea questioned the wait before she was taken to hospital in an emergency ambulance with a serious knee injury.<p>Mattek-Sands, who was going for a fourth consecutive grand slam …

Columnist Jimmy Breslin, chronicler of the New York streets, dies at 88

Jimmy Breslin, long the gruff and rumpled king of streetwise New York newspaper columnists, a Pulitzer Prize winner whose muscular, unadorned prose pummeled the venal, deflated the pompous and gave voice to ordinary city-dwellers for decades, died March 19 at his home in Manhattan. He was 88.<p>The …

The Still-Misunderstood Shape of the Clitoris

Can a 3-D printed model of the organ change views on female sexuality? Yes and no. An Object Lesson.<p>The clitoris really isn’t that confusing. Or it shouldn’t be, anyway. Nonetheless, acknowledging the shape, size, or even existence of this essential body part has not always been par for the …

Dallas police sergeant, right-wing activist Larry Klayman sues Black Lives Matter

A Dallas Police Department sergeant has filed a federal lawsuit against several leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement, as well as the heads of …

Condominiums in crisis: Financial troubles put many communities at risk

By Bill Turque<p>Bill Turque<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>For five summers, a tarp has covered the swimming pool at Grand Bel II, a condominium community in Silver Spring that has no money for lifeguards, chemicals or insurance. The Vistas at Washingtonian Woods in Gaithersburg faces $600,000 in repairs but has …

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Welcome to the Red State HIV Epidemic

Republican governors face tough decisions as the disease spreads in middle America.<p>It wasn’t supposed to happen here. Not in Austin, a one-doctor-and-an-ice-cream-shop town of 4,200 in southeastern Indiana, nestled off Interstate 65 on the road from Indianapolis to Louisville, where dusty …

Public Health

Are All Terrorists Muslims? It’s Not Even Close

“Not all Muslims are terrorists, but all terrorists are Muslims.” How many times have you heard that one? Sure, we heard Fox News’s Brian Kilmeade …

Religion

Why Political Islam Is Winning

The international system is coming apart, opening the way to anti-democratic forces.<p>A “trick question” often contains the answer to itself, and the best trick questions start a cascade of other consequential questions and their answers. The question imposing itself on us today is this: “How and why …

How movies embraced Hinduism (without you even noticing)

Interstellar,Film,Culture,Star Wars: The Force Awakens,Hinduism,Religion,World news,Steve Jobs,Technology,Christopher Nolan<p>From Interstellar to Batman and Star Wars the venerable religion has been the driving philosophy behind many hit movies. Why?<p>Interstellar’s box office total is $622,932,412 and …

Jesus' Marriage to Mary the Magdalene Is Fact, Not Fiction

The publication on Nov. 12, 2014 of the book I co-wrote with Prof. Barrie Wilson, The Lost Gospel: Decoding the Ancient Text that Reveals Jesus' Marriage to Mary the Magdalene, has caused a worldwide theological firestorm, including demonstrations in India. I was even the butt of one of Bill …

Did This Ancient Civilization Avoid War for 2,000 Years?

The Harappan civilization dominated the Indus River valley beginning about five thousand years ago, many of its massive cities sprawling at the edges …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Mutual Funds

Why the Indus Valley civilisation remains a model worth emulating — PaGaLGuY

Taught to most Indian kids as a chapter in an early stage History book as part of the curriculum in schools, the Indus Valley Civilisation (IVC) is …

Non-violence