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The Magic of Disney Animation to Close at Disney's Hollywood Studios

One more attraction will close its doors at Disney’s Hollywood Studios later this July. The Magic of Disney Animation will be closing on July 12. …

More than 100 feared dead after Indonesian military plane crashes into hotel

Buildings left in ruins and cars reduced to flaming wrecks after Hercules C-130 came down in residential area of Medan, on the island of Sumatra.<p>At least 116 people are feared dead after an Indonesian air force transport plane crashed into a major city shortly after take-off and exploded in a …

Airplanes

This Little Boy's Puppy Follows Him Everywhere, Through Thick and Thin — It Is Precious!

If you grew up with a dog then you know how special it can be to watch them grow with you. From puppyhood on, a dog is nothing less than a perfect …

Solar Impulse 2 Passes ‘Point Of No Return’ in Audacious Attempt to Cross the Pacific

Solar Impulse 2 passed the “point of no return” early Monday, about 16 hours into the solar-powered plane’s audacious attempt to cross the Pacific …

A celestial collision of two planets

London - A rare illusion will make Jupiter and Venus appear unusually close together in the sky on Tuesday night.<p>The two brightest planets will look …

Astronomy

Lego to stop producing petroleum-based plastic bricks

Less than a year after Lego announced the dissolution of its 50-year-old promotional contract with oil and gas company Shell under pressure from environmental group Greenpeace, the massively popular toy company has announced further plans to move away from the petroleum industry.<p>By the end of 2016, …

Why SpaceX will sort out Sunday's snafu faster than NASA ever could

<b>Analysis</b> SpaceX's perfect delivery record to the International Space Station ended on Sunday, 139 seconds into the flight of its Falcon 9 rocket. But …

Technology and The Evolution of Storytelling

by John Lasseter<p>It is such an exciting time to be a filmmaker.<p>I do not believe the notion that the cinema is dying or dead because it’s amazing what …

Pictures of the day: 30 June 2015 - Telegraph

Top 10 animated films of all time

<b>Top 10 animated films of all time</b> – This list of top 10 animated films compiles from around the world. The animated film genre was effectively …

The ONE Smart Piano could make learning to play much more fun

When I was six years old, one of the ways I amused myself was to sit down at the baby grand piano in the living room and tap out tunes I heard on the radio. In response, my parents embarked on a six-year run of piano lessons.<p>While I eventually warmed to the disciplined practice required, once the …

Where Computer Science, Engineering And Math Majors Want To Work

If 17-year-old Google is at all worried that it’s losing its mojo, it should find some new data highly reassuring. According to a survey of 19,000 students across 340 universities around the world, Google is still their top choice when asked where they’d want to work.<p>Their other top picks, in …

LittleThings - Life's about the Little Things.

On LittleThings’ Facebook Live show Slice, we invite the bravest and most innovative members of the food industry to create unique recipes in just 20 …

19 ways social media has ruined our lives

Been on Facebook today? Of course you have. Surfed through Twitter last night for hours after you should have been asleep? Yup. Instagrammed your …

The best albums of 2015 so far

Albums

Windows 10 preview build comes with Microsoft Edge and WiFi

Microsoft's giving you the chance to try out its Edge browser before Windows 10 drops on July 29th, along with other new features that will come with the platform. You'll have to download Windows 10's latest preview build for PCs to take it for a spin, but make sure to back up your favorites first, …

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti on life in space

<b>When astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti came back down to Earth earlier this month she set a new world record. The longest time spent in space by a woman on a single mission - 199 days and 16 hours on the International Space Station.</b><p>"Going into space is a great adventure but coming back is a …

Space Science

Advantageous Is An Insanely Good Movie That Everyone Should Watch

Sometimes, you see a haunting short film that just cries out to become a full-length movie. Case in point: <i>Advantageous,</i> a short film by Jennifer …

Barbecue chain Bodean’s looks to expand beyond London

Bodean’s, a restaurant chain that specialises in ribs, says Brits are becoming more accustomed to American tastes<p>Bodean’s, a London-focused steak, burger and barbecue restaurant chain, plans to expand beyond the capital as British diners become more comfortable with American-style food.<p>The company …

2015 June 30 - An Unusual Mountain on Asteroid Ceres

<b>An Unusual Mountain on Asteroid Ceres</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, JPL-Caltech, UCLA, MPS/DLR/IDA<p><b>Explanation:</b> What created this large mountain on asteroid …

Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, June 22-28

ToQger film sells 5,301 + 1,600, followed by Kuroko's Basketball, Funassyi, Edge of Tomorrow, Yuuki Ono<p>Itte Kaette Kita Ressha Sentai ToQger Yume no …

Tiny Orange Kitten Quickly Befriends a Famous Wildlife Photographer

While on location in the Aegean Islands, photographer Mitsuaki Iwago became the object of curiosity, interest, and affection for a tiny orange kitten …

16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

Apple wins over more customers than Samsung, report says

You can call it customer loyalty, brand stickiness, or whatever other terms the cool marketing kids are using these days, but it all means the same thing in this case: Apple is doing a better job than Samsung of retaining customers and winning over new ones.<p>This is according to a report from RBC …

Customers

Master chocolatier Pierre Marcolini opens his first shop in London

Pierre Marcolini tells Andrew Baker why good chocolate is like fine wine, as he launches a shop on Marylebone High Street<p>Evidence continues to stack up of London’s attraction to international chocolatiers. No sooner have the queues abated at Mast Brothers’ combined manufactory and emporium in the …

Search for deadly asteroids must be accelerated to protect Earth, say experts

Campaigners including Brian May and Lord Rees are marking Asteroid Day by raising awareness of the the threat posed to the planet by speeding space rocks<p>The search for deadly asteroids that could slam into Earth must be speeded up 100-fold to help protect the future of life on Earth, according to …

9 new uses for an old Android device (pictures)

Luna the Orphan Kitten Attempts to Eat from a Dish

Little orphan kitten Luna can now eat from a dish on her own. It gets a bit messy, but she’s…The post Luna the Orphan Kitten Attempts to Eat from a …

Kittens