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Top 10 Most Beautiful Animated Films of All Time

35 pieces of life advice from women who’ve lived to be 100

Drink lots, have sex and don't take life too seriously<p>The world’s longest living woman reached the grand old age of 116 years old, and advances in …

Have scientists found a drug to stop Alzheimer's disease?

Eli Lilly is due to announce results of its latest trial into Solanezumab at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference on Wednesday<p>The first drug that can halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease if caught early is expected to be unveiled this week.<p>Trials have been ongoing into a new …

Why I Still Love Pluto

Even though I helped demote it<p>When the <i>New Horizons</i> spacecraft launched toward Pluto in 2006, no one knew that the tagline “the first mission to the last planet” would be short-lived. Except for me. Two weeks earlier I had discovered Eris, an icy body 30 percent more massive than Pluto. It was clear …

Solar System

In the Mood for… Couture

Never before seen images of Pluto captured by spacecraft

The Nasa New Horizons spacecraft has captured incredible images of the surface of the dwarf planet Pluto<p>These are the amazing images of the surface of Pluto captured by Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft.<p>The space probe has begun to beam back photographs as it approaches the dwarf planet, providing …

This Batman/Harley Quinn Battle Will Probably Be The Most F*cked Up Thing You See Today

By Kristy Puchko | DC Movies | June 11, 2015 | Comments ()<p>By Kristy Puchko | DC Movies | June 11, 2015 |<p>What if <i>Batman: The Animated Series</i> were …

DC Comics' New Batsuit Will Cause Body Image Issues - Washington Free Beacon

I have to say, I'm very disappointed in DC Comics. Can you believe the new outfit they've unveiled for Batman?<p>I just can't even with this. Skin tight …

'Batman V Superman' Promotional Art: Fear the Man of Steel

Advertising [x]<p>by Robert Yaniz Jr.<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p><i>Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> has certainly been keeping the rumor mill busy lately, with …

14. A Fan Sneaked In An Unexpected Robin Easter Egg

The Dark Knight Trilogy was light on Easter Eggs, and so, apart from the odd nod to the comic books here and there, it's not the kind of series …

Exclusive look at the new Picturehouse Central cinema in London’s West End – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:45 pm, June 11, 2015 in Arts & Entertainment<p>Hard hats at the ready! Earlier this week we took a tour of the almost-finished Picturehouse …

Kickasso Kustoms Launches Batman Inspired Nike Rosher Run Trainers

Why so serious? That's what custom trainer designer Kickasso Kustoms wants to know, as they've just launched a new style based on the Joker from …

Fashion archive: Crying out for loud jewellery

Magpies - and I am one - tend to be apologetic about their weakness for shiny things. Guilt about the buying of new clothes can be assuaged by arguing the need, but who ever needed a tawdry trinket? Or rather, in the case of we magpies, another tawdry trinket? Diamonds and gold, of course, are …

Blur forced to leave the stage during Blackpool gig after security barrier collapses

Damon Albarn said delay was "worst thing that could have happened."<p>Blur‘s gig at the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool last night had to be stopped …

Christopher Lee Dead: 'Lord Of The Rings' And 'Dracula' Actor Dies Aged 93

Sir Christopher Lee has died aged 93, it has been announced this morning.<p>The veteran actor who continued to work through nearly seven decades of …

Greedy killer whale eats 27 porpoises and seals

In 1861, a dissection of a dead killer whale revealed the presence of 27 large mammals in its stomach. It was so surprising that Jules Verne wrote the beast into Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.<p><b>Name:</b> The greedy orca<b><br>Species:</b> <i>Orcinus orca</i><b><br>Dates:</b> ?-1861<b><br>Claim to fame:</b> Jules Verne mentioned it in …

These are von Kármán vortices

This May 20 satellite image shows several cloud patterns swirling downwind of the Canary Islands. These cool patterns are called Von Kármán …

Bradford teacher stabbing: 14-year-old boy arrested

Pupil arrested in Bradford city centre on suspicion of attempted murder after supply teacher was stabbed in science lesson in front of other pupils<p>A 14-year-old schoolboy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a teacher was stabbed in the stomach at a school in Bradford in an …

Ghana says locals used as 'guinea pigs' in Ebola trial

Ghana has suspended a trial for an Ebola vaccine after complaints that locals were being needlessly used as "guinea pigs" in a country currently free of the deadly disease.<p>A spokesman for the West African nation's health minister told a local radio station on Wednesday that many Ghanaians had …