Annie Commer

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This is the cutest teeny tiny baby kitten you'll EVER see! http://t.co/IKLV3IIPEC

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Fan creates adorable animated tribute to 'Doctor Who'

While fans wait patiently for the of on August 23 on BBC America in the US and BBC One in the UK, they should take a gander at this delightful animated tribute to the Doctor.<p>Dublin-born, Seattle-based animator Stephen Byrne created this whimsical homage to the new Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi, …

Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

Trails

The surface of a comet seen up close for the first time ever

The spacecraft Rosetta is now orbiting the Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. It's taking some amazingly clear images including the one above, the …

All you need to know about Gaza in one clear animated map

Everyone talks about Gaza, but few people really know what the hell is going on and how did it all get to this point. French newspaper Le Monde …

Hubble picks up a space penguin – big picture

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10 questions about Nasa's 'impossible' space drive answered

Wired.co.uk's piece last week about Nasa's test of a new type of space drive triggered a tsunami of responses online. Many were understandably …

How Rosetta caught up with a comet in a high-speed space chase

The European Space Agency's (ESA) Rosetta probe has become the first man-made spacecraft to go into orbit around a comet.<p>After many years chasing it …

You might not guess what this is, so we're going to tell you. It's an embryonic bat. http://t.co/jWxzPrY12B

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Where to find the best bird's-eye views of London

Hold on to your hats - these are the most awe-inspiring places from which to check out London from on high.<p>1. The Shard<p>London’s latest icon offers the capital’s highest viewing platform. From the first viewpoint at The View from The Shard (www.theviewfromtheshard.com), at dizzying level 69, you’ll …

England

Hear the Doctor and Sherlock do a duet in 'Wholock: The Musical'

Many fans of the "Doctor Who" and "Sherlock Holmes" series dream of a crossover where Sherlock and the Doctor travel through time and space together solving the mysteries of the universe. And while we didn't see Peter Capaldi palling around with Benedict Cumberbatch at Comic-Con this weekend, …

Mashups

New trailer for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar

Director Christopher Nolan and star Matthew McConaughey made a surprise appearance at the San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend to promote <b>Interstellar</b> …

First images from Disney's Into the Woods

Walt Disney Pictures has released a batch of images from the upcoming musical adaptation of <b>Into the Woods</b>, which is directed by Rob Marshall …

10 Absolutely Stunning Lamps You'll Want In Your Home

Good lighting can make or break a room, it can create a warm ambience and welcoming vibe or a dramatic and sharp contrast.<p>At the other end of the …

A member of the French resistance, smiling at a German firing squad in 1944. http://t.co/wg027hWYYd

40 Enlightening Latin Phrases By The World's Greatest Minds

Whilst Latin is considered dead language in modern times, there was a period in history where it dominated the writings, art, scriptures and minds of …

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One word. Royalty. http://t.co/wyKqAFH3x5

Grains Of Sand Magnified x300 Reveal Dazzling Images

A grain of sand is so small and finite that our eyes are unable to render any significant detail.<p>It often just looks like a shiny or dark grain of …

What To Do When You’re Stuck In An Airport

Airports can be lonely places, especially when you’re stuck in between destinations for hours on end with the only comfort the dulcet hum of the …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

The Killer Bug and the Copper Cure

If the dire predictions prove correct, we may be heading toward an infectious catastrophe. Unless, that is, the humble metal we count on to carry water and electricity into our lives can deliver in an even bigger way<p>The hospital shimmers out of the high-desert plain of Calama, Chile, like a mirage, …

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Your Autumn Guide To Apples [Infographic]

Apples are weird. Here are their weird names.<p>The Baldwin. The Northern Spy. Apples are almost always named after old, moneyed English people and books they would read. And now that fall is here, it's basically <i>Downton Abbey</i>.<p>Sean Seidell, an information designer who previously taught us about …

The amazing diversity of animal life – in pictures

The vast majority of animals with which we share our planet go almost unnoticed, eclipsed by the bigger, more charismatic creatures such as the mammals, amphibians and reptiles. A book published this week – Animal Earth: The Amazing Diversity of Living Creatures by Ross Piper – seeks to redress …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …