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Researchers Think There's A Warm Ocean On Enceladus

Saturn's moon Enceladus is a mystery. From Earth it looks tiny and cold, and yet it's not a dead hunk of rock. Passing spacecraft see trenches and ridges, similar to Earth's, and in 2005 NASA's Cassini mission spotted ice geysers streaming from its south pole.<p>"The moon is actually alive in a …

Rare 'severe' geomagnetic storm is hitting Earth right now

A rare G4, "severe" geomagnetic storm, is underway. It has the potential to disrupt radio transmission signals, cause problems with the electrical …

Life Exists On 'Billions' Of Alien Planets Says Study

Billions of stars in our galaxy, the Milky Way, have between one and three planets which could potentially support life, according to …

Mystery dust cloud and aurora spotted on Mars

MAVEN spacecraft discovers surprises in the planet's upper atmosphere.<p>NASA's MAVEN spacecraft has discovered a dust cloud billowing over Mars, up to …

An audacious plan to mine the surface of the moon

Sometime in late 2016, a small robotic spacecraft the size of a coffee table will attempt to soft land on the surface of the moon. If it does so successfully, the new MX-1 lunar lander spacecraft from Moon Express would not only win the $30 million Google Lunar X PRIZE — it would also help to usher …

'Could happen at any time' God particle could DESTROY universe, warns Stephen Hawking

AFP/GETTYStephen Hawking has given a stark end of the world warning<p>The Cambridge-educated cosmologist said the Higgs boson could become unstable at …

Physics

Big Bang theory could be debunked by Large Hadron Collider

Scientists at Cern could prove the controversial theory of ‘rainbow gravity’ which suggests that the universe stretches back into time infinitely, with no Big Bang<p>The detection of miniature black holes by the Large Hadron Collider could prove the existence of parallel universes and show that the …

Jupiter Smashed The Super-Earth Version Of Our Solar System

Our Solar System may have once been made up of a number of super-Earths – until Jupiter came barrelling through the planetary system like a wrecking ball.<p>A new study by Caltech planetary scientist Konstantin Batygin and UC Santa Cruz professor of astronomy and astrophysics Gregory Laughlin suggests …

Hubble Successor James Webb Space Telescope on Track for 2018 Launch

NASA's successor to the Hubble Space Telescope is on schedule and budget for now, space agency officials told members of Congress Wednesday. The James Webb Space Telescope is expected to peer deep into the universe to help scientists learn more about the mechanics of the cosmos. Due to replace the …

James Webb Space Telescope

Today’s apps gone free: Kiwake Alarm Clock, Tody, Sleepy Fan and more

Wake up on time, get your chores done, and block out distractions with today’s collection of apps and games.<p><b>All app prices are subject to change at</b> …

Must-have iOS, Android productivity apps | ZDNet

OneReceipt<p><b>Name</b>: OneReceipt<p><b>Developer</b>: OneReceipt<p><b>Price</b>: Free<p><b>Compatibility</b>: iOS |<p>Scrabbling to organize work and personal receipts can be a pain, and so …

Apps

9 Hacks To Get Much More Organized In Your Life

This article contains 9 small things you can start doing if you want to be more organized, that will result in positive changes in your overall life.

10 Ways to Become the Most Productive Person Around

Guest Writer<p>Speaker and Maximum Performance Strategist. CEO of Matt Mayberry Enterprises<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever come across someone who just seemed to get so much done and was by far the most productive person you knew? Why can't you be that person?<p>…

Time Management

The celebrities who stripped to make a point

The personal is political - and what's more personal than a naked body? We take a look at the celebrities who have bared their bodies for a noble cause<p>If you want to draw attention to an issue that you feel strongly about, you can speak out, sign a petition – or you can take your clothes off. As …

After Saudis Deny "Need To Send Ground Troops To Yemen", Is Invasion Imminent?

With Decisive Storm airstrikes showing no signs of abating, and with some reports suggesting that as many as 40 people were killed when bombs struck …

Putin letter to Arab summit triggers strong Saudi attack

1 / 2<p>Putin Letter to Arab Summit Triggers Strong Saudi Attack<p>By Yara Bayoumy and Mahmoud Mourad<p>SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia …

Seduce Any Woman In the World

These sex tips from around the world will leave her begging for more<p>Sorry, dude, but guys in other countries are having more sex than you. Way more.<p>We know, it doesn’t make sense. Pop culture and the Internet would have us believe that American men are the most oversexed stallions on the planet, …

New DNA Tech: Creating Unicorns and Curing Cancer for Real?

We have the earth-shattering technology in our hands—but even its inventors worry about its awesome power to alter our genetic future.<p><i>“We have within</i> …

13 Simple Phrases to Ignite Her Passion

Relationships are funny things: One partner can be cruising along thinking everything's just fine and dandy, and the other can be curling up inside like a poinsettia after New Year's. One of us is sure we're on the right track, while the other is wondering, "Why don't we talk anymore?" And more …

Architizer

Yemen nears 'total collapse' as country cut off from aid deliveries

Almost 100 civilians killed in five days as Saudi-led airstrikes target Houthi strongholds and street fights continue<p>The United Nations said <b>Yemen</b> was nearing "total collapse" on Tuesday as airstrikes and fierce street fighting deepened the country's humanitarian crisis.<p>"The situation in Yemen is …

Tobacco Firm Seeks Softer Warning For Cigarette Alternative

The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to allow a tobacco company to do something it's never done before — claim that one of its products is less risky than cigarettes.<p>The company, Swedish Match of Stockholm, has applied to the FDA to designate its General brand of snus (rhymes with …

Being Poor Affects Kids' Brains, Study Finds

Children raised in poor households have clear differences in the physical structures of their brains compared to wealthier children, a new study finds.<p>Brain scans of 1,099 children and teenagers in nine major cities shows the poorer kids have less surface area of the brain. This is important …

The Brain

45 Ways the Drones Are Taking Over

Drones can fly to places where humans cannot reach and capture breathtaking footage, but that's far from the limit of their amazing abilities.<p>Drones can fly to places where humans cannot reach and capture breathtaking footage, but that's far from the limit of their amazing abilities. Watch unmanned …

Total eclipse of the moon on April 4!

Western North America will see the total eclipse before dawn April 4. Eastern Asia, Indonesia, New Zealand and Australia see it on the evening of …

‘Tank Girl’ Turns Twenty. Let’s Celebrate With Cosplay And GIFs.

Tank Girl photographed by Donald Ogg.<p>Today is the 20th anniversary of the theatrical release of <i>Tank Girl</i>, and I don’t care what anyone says. When I was a kid, getting to see Lori Petty ride a tank and hang out with a very young Naomi Watts (Jet Girl) was the bomb.<p>To make things even better, a new</i> …

GIF Animations

Russian consulate bombed in Yemen’s Aden

<b>Saudi airstrikes have damaged the Russian consulate general in the southwestern Yemeni city of Aden, an embassy source says.</b><p>“There is not a single …

Middle East

What Yemen’s crisis reveals about China’s growing global power

On Tuesday, Xinhua news agency reported that more than 500 Chinese nationals who were evacuated from Yemen had arrived safely in the city of Djibouti. The evacuees had been picked up by a Chinese fleet Sunday and Monday, fleeing an increasingly dangerous situation in the Middle Eastern state.<p>In the …