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Sacha Baron Cohen punks politicians in 'Who is America?'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sacha Baron Cohen has been punking people for the last 20 years in various guises, which at first blush made his Showtime series, "Who is America?," sound like just more of the same. But the provocateur has reeled in some big fish -- who have dutifully denounced him -- as marks, adding …

Roy Moore

How You Can Drive All Over Europe for Less Than $30 a Day

During the year and a half I spent backpacking, I did a lot of weird shit to stretch my savings. But only once did I actually defy basic economics to …

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

European Travel

Opener launches BlackFly fixed-wing VTOL flying car that doesn't require a license

Canadian-based aviation firm Opener Inc. has unveiled its new BlackFly single-seater aircraft, which it bills as a Personal Aerial Vehicle (PAV) and …

Flying Car

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

Malheur auf dem Mars: Fand die NASA bereits vor 40 Jahren Hinweise auf Leben?

Seit <i>Curiosity</i> ist klar: Auf dem Mars gibt es komplexe organische Moleküle. Das hat der jüngste Rover der NASA in den vergangenen Jahren gleich anhand …

Wissenschaft

ARD-Doku "Europas dreckige Ernte": Warum Sie kein Obst und Gemüse aus Spanien und Italien kaufen sollten

Wer unbedacht Obst und Gemüse im Supermarkt kauft, unterstützt katastrophale Arbeitsbedingungen im Ausland. Denn es hat enormes Gewicht, woher die Tomate kommt, die auf Ihrem Teller landet.<p>Ein Meer aus Plastik: Ganze Landstriche verstecken sich unter weißen Planen, unter denen Gemüse und Obst …

Nachhaltigkeit

So können Sie Gicht verhindern

"Lieb, Feuer, Husten, Krätze, Gicht, lassen sich verbergen nicht", - so ein altes Sprichwort. Stimmt, denn bei Gicht schwellen die Gelenke an und …

Gesundheit

I, Donald Trump, look forward to not meeting anyone in Britain, England

I’d like to start by thanking myself bigly for finding the time to talk to you at this press conference. As many of you will know, the president of the United States of America is a very busy man. Possibly the busiest man in the world. And no president has ever been busier than me. I am the …

Donald Trump

Plant Erdogan die Eroberung? Karte im türkischen TV sorgt für Wirbel

Es war ein brisanter Moment im türkischen Staatsfernsehen.<p>“Wir werden keine Gefangenen sein”<p>Das Bild ist deshalb brisant, da die Freie Syrische Armee …

Weltnachrichten

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

Trump doubles request for NATO defense dollars, calls Germany 'a captive of Russia'

BRUSSELS — President Donald Trump called Germany "a captive of Russia" and pressed NATO allies to double their commitment to defense spending Wednesday during a momentous opening to a two-day summit here.<p>Trump had already harshly criticized North Atlantic Treaty Organization nations that have …

Donald Trump

Brexit-Tagebuch 41: Der Traum vom Brexit ist tot

Boris Johnsons Brexit-Traum ist gestorben, für David Davis gibt es keine Tränen und Theresa May könnte noch über ihren Chequers-Plan stolpern. Doch …

Weltnachrichten

This Is the Best Island in Europe to Visit in 2018

There’s isn’t enough time in a life to see all the thousands of gorgeous islands across Europe. But those looking for the best of the best should …

europeantravel

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world...yet

Is it really almost here, or is it another promise that is perpetually just one more breakthrough away?<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of graphene, a form of carbon that could bring us bulletproof armor and space elevators, improve medicine, and make the internet run faster — some day. For the past 15 years, …

Graphene

Sacha Baron Cohen's new series Who is America? set to launch

<b>Sacha Baron Cohen is to return to TV with a new satirical comedy series that will begin next week on Channel 4 in the UK and Showtime in the US .</b><p>The Borat star has been secretly filming the seven episodes for a year.<p>The show, which premieres on Showtime on Sunday, marks his first full series for TV …

Sacha Baron Cohen

Hunde vermitteln Menschen mit 19 Gesten, was sie wollen

Forscher identifizierten 19 Referenzsignale, die unsere Vierbeiner kombinieren, um mit uns zu kommunizieren.<p>Meistens wissen Hundebesitzer ganz genau, …

Tiere

Audi e-tron will ship with mounted video cameras instead of traditional side view mirrors

If we go back a few years, you might recall that early prototypes of Tesla’s Model X featured a design without traditional side view mirrors. …

Audi

You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

Queer Eye

Rumäniens Staatschef Johannis muss Korruptionsermittlerin entlassen

Bittere Niederlage für Rumäniens Präsidenten: Auf Druck der Regierung hin hat Klaus Johannis die Chef-Korruptionsermittlerin abgesetzt. Sie war …

Weltnachrichten

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

European Travel

I'm fascinated by this startup founder's amazing haircut

Earlier today, I got an email about Swedish AI startup, Avionero.<p>As a frequent traveler, the company’s product is pretty intriguing: it’s a bit like Skyscanner, but with a greater emphasis on data visualization and artificial intelligence, allowing you to find the cheapest flights with the least …

Jeff Bezos

Europas Flucht vor der Realität

Flüchtlinge werden in Europa politisch instrumentalisiert, obwohl die meisten es besser wissen. Wie eine Nahost-Korrespondentin die europäische …

Europa

Swedish Meatballs (From a Swede!) Recipe

"This is my mom's Swedish meatball recipe. This isn't the kind a lot of people are used to in a creamy white sauce. She served them every Christmas …

Recipes

The mind-bendy weirdness of the number zero, explained

We explain nothing.<p>The computer you’re reading this article on right now runs on a binary — strings of zeros and ones. Without zero, modern electronics wouldn’t exist. Without zero, there’s no calculus, which means no modern engineering or automation. Without zero, much of our modern world …

Mathematics

Netflix is adding 39 new original movies and shows in July – here’s the full release schedule

Bookmark this page, Netflix subscribers, because you’ll want to refer back to it all month long now that July is here. That’s right boys and girls, a …

Entertainment

That Canadian Convenience Store Robbery Is The Year's Most Suspenseful Movie

Seriously. Have you seen how spectacularly well-edited it is? Let me explain.<p>July marks the year’s midway point, at which time critics take stock of the best movies to grace our screens to date. Countless lists are popping up across the internet, but none contain the <i>actual</i> best movie of 2018, a …

Crime

Wer braucht schon Küste?

Dona Caterina hat noch nie das Meer gesehen. Sie kennt den Fisch, sie kennt das Salz, sie kennt die Geschichten. Sie müsste nur hundert Kilometer in …

Europa

Merkel präsentiert ihre Erfolge

Mehr Schleierfahndung, Kampf gegen Visa-Missbrauch und Abkommen mit 16 Staaten, die Flüchtlinge zurücknehmen: Auf acht selbstbewussten Seiten …

Deutschland

Love fried chicken? Try Ina Garten's easy, fail-proof recipe this Fourth of July

For the Fourth of July, Ina Garten wants to make sure that you can celebrate <i>your</i> independence ... from the kitchen!<p>OK, not entirely, but as the Barefoot Contessa recently posted on her blog, she's got a whole holiday menu that will work perfectly for your upcoming July 4 festivities — and you won't …

Cooking