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Center Of The Milky Way Has Thousands Of Black Holes, Study Shows

The supermassive black hole lurking at the center of our galaxy appears to have a lot of company, according to a new study that suggests the monster is surrounded by about 10,000 other black holes.<p>For decades, scientists have thought that black holes should sink to the center of galaxies and …

Black Holes

Best books of 2017: 24 stand-out novels from last year

With new releases from literary giants such as Arundhati Roy and Paula Hawkins, as well as much-hyped debuts from a clutch of exciting young authors, …

11 Collectible Books Worth A Ton Of Money That Might Be On Your Bookshelves Right Now

You've probably read articles about all those insanely expensive and incredibly rare, collectible books — like the highly covetable first edition of …

6 books to read if you want to improve your mental strength

<i>Editor's note: This post originally appeared on Quora, in response to the question, "Which are the best books to read for mental strength?"</i><p>I've always been fascinated by the mental aspect in sports, music, and personal development. I'm a firm believer that we can train our minds, just as we train …

Science Says These are the Oldest 23 Words in the English Language

They've lasted over 15,000 years.<p>Not a lot of things last over a thousand years; even fewer last over 10,000.<p>Yet a British research team has put together a list of what they called "ultraconserved words," or words that have remained basically unchanged for a stunning 15,000 years.<p>The researchers …

I Read 75 Books in 2017 & These Were My Top 10

In my mission to read as many books as I could in 2017, I explored new genres, new voices, and became the go-to girl for book recommendations. It's a …

17 books Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg think everyone should read

Gates, the former CEO of Microsoft, reads 50 books a year, he told The New York Times. In 2015, Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, created an online book club in which he read a book every two weeks.<p>Here are some of the titles the pair have recommended over the past few years.

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Scientific breakthrough? Experts find way to reverse aging

It's understood that degenerative diseases like Alzheimers and cancer can make a person's “golden years” look pretty bleak. However, there’s some hope on the horizon thanks to some new research from England. A research team at the University of Exeter has found a way to possibly stave off these …

Inhibiting one enzyme may allow us to extend the human lifespan

A Key Enzyme<p>A new study has been able to extend the lifespan of worms and flies by inhibiting RNA polymerase III (Pol III). Since the enzyme is …

Five Books About Writing that Made Me a Better Writer

I started devouring books around second grade and by around fifth grade, I was reading adult fiction along with young adult and middle grade fiction. …

Year in Review: The Biggest Stories of 2017

As 2017 comes to an end, it’s time to look back at the stories and news that defined the past year. There is much to cover, but at a high level these are the issues and events that stand out to us:<p>• <b>The first year of Donald Trump’s presidency</b> was marked by high tensions as the country and world …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

How many have you read?<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their …

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See Through Another’s Eyes: The Best 8 Biographies to Read Right Now

Anna Faris; Foreword by Chris Pratt<p>Anna Faris fans are in for a treat – her comic memoir, <i>Unqualified,</i> contains everything there is to know about her life. Anna’s humor is strong throughout the pages as she explores the stages of her life in full detail, from her embarrassing elementary school days, …

Anna Faris

Incredibly creepy ‘ghost ship’ with 8 dead crew members just showed up in Japan

Halloween is now weeks back in our rear view mirror, but something just happened in Japan that sounds like the plot of a horror movie. A busted up …

North Korea

Beauty Tips, Celebrity Style and Fashion Advice from InStyle

Jul 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am<p>Find out how you can score major savings at your favorite grocery store.<p>Jul 14, 2018 @ 5:30 pm<p>The reality star is vacationing …

A Buried Cache of 2,300 Year-Old Iron Age Artefacts Has Been Discovered in The UK

These things are incredible.<p>It's now the site of an upcoming large-scale warehouse development, but 2,300 years ago, a patch of land in the UK was …

15 books Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Elon Musk think everyone should read

Books have always been important to billionaire moguls like Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk.<p>Over the years, the trio has sung the praises of …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

Here’s How You Can Read 300 Books in a Year

At the end of each year you probably come across a handful of articles about people who read hundreds of books that year and wonder: Who has the …

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Do you microwave food in plastic containers? Read this first

Do you tend to pop your takeaway into the microwave in the plastic containers they arrive in? Well, think about this: when food is wrapped in plastic …