Rita Grenci

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British Publications under Fire for Printing Nude Photos of New Doctor Who

Only 48 hours into Jodie Whittaker’s groundbreaking announcement, and there’s already backlash to the backlash.<p>After over five decades of male actors flying the TARDIS, <b>Jodie Whittaker</b> was announced as the first female incarnation of the beloved sci-fi/adventure figure Doctor Who. Whittaker will be …

A tearful Jimmy Kimmel said his newborn had a congenital heart defect. Here’s how it works.

Jimmy Kimmel's voice cracked as he talked about the “terrifying” moments after his son's birth, when doctors discovered the newborn had a heart defect and needed immediate surgery.<p>“They found that Billy was born with, um, a heart disease,” Kimmel said through tears Monday night on his late-night …

JK Rowling apologises for killing Snape

For the past couple of years, on May 2 – the anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts – JK Rowling has been saying sorry to her fans for some of the characters she brutally killed off during the climactic clash between good and evil witches and wizards, which took place in her book Harry Potter and …

10 Tips for Making Brilliant, Recipe-Ready Meat-Based Stock

Homemade stock adds unbeatable flavor, depth, and body to soup, stews, and braises. While it takes some time, meat-based stocks are easy to make from …

How The Brains Of Happy, Successful People Are Wired

Greater connectivity in the brain may be linked to greater happiness and life satisfaction.<p>It seems that some people may really have all the luck. According to the "general intelligence g factor" theory, if you're adept at one cognitive function (like working memory), you're likely to be adept in …

Egg-shaped 'ecocapsule' lets you live anywhere - CNN Style

Written by Kieron Monks, CNN<p>The sleek, egg-shaped capsule resembles a spaceship, complete with antennae and a layer of futuristic cells.<p>But the striking design from Slovakian group Nice Architects represents a creative effort to offer housing solutions for this planet. The 'Ecocapsule' is a mini …

Energy Efficiency

NASA Plans to Shoot Lasers at the Earth to Study Forests in 3D

Meet the newly approved, ISS-bound probe GEDI, the first probe to systematically study carbon sequestration from space.<p>This week, NASA released details of a newly approved project: the Global Ecosystems Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) lidar. The probe is scheduled for completion in 2018, and will …