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the top 10 most iconic model cameos in music videos

Sex, drugs and MTV.<p>As proven by the likes of Kate Moss and Pete Doherty, Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall, models and musicians have always gotten along famously. But beyond the bedroom, they've also shared the spotlight. No, I don't mean getting the crewdem up on stage, Taylor Swift style. I'm talking …

Prediction prof: Trump will be impeached

The professor who took hell for predicting President Donald Trump has a much longer case for predicting President Mike Pence — and it’s all in his new book, out next week.<p>Allan Lichtman, a professor at American University, reached meme-status last fall for predicting long before anyone else that …

Donald Trump

Capitalism In Space: The Beguiling Myth Market Forces Can Fix Everything

On March 10, the Center for a New American Security — a Washington think tank — released the latest installment in a long-running debate about how to assure U.S. access to space. The <b>report</b>, authored by science writer Robert Zimmerman, is titled “Capitalism in Space,” and it proposes a wholesale …

Space Travel

Why Houston Should Be Your Next Long Weekend Destination

Austin is undeniably Texas’ hottest city these days, thanks to its booming food and music landscape, the rise of hip boutique hotels, and its annual South by Southwest conference (happening now, running through Sunday). But consider, if you will, Houston.<p>Situated a few hours east of Austin, makes …

Willie Nelson

Why SpaceX wants to put 4,425 internet satellites into space

Elon Musk is not one to let setbacks slow him down, even when setbacks involve the explosion of a rocket containing cargo precious to fellow tech billionaire Mark Zuckerberg. As of this week, SpaceX, where Musk is CEO, is back in the business of launching rockets. And Musk is pushing ahead on his …

Space Travel

There's more than the CIA and FBI: The 17 agencies that make up the U.S. intelligence community

The U.S. intelligence community recently reaffirmed its conclusion that senior officials in Russia were behind hacks during the 2016 presidential campaign into the Democratic National Committee and emails belonging to associates of Hillary Clinton.<p>But what exactly is the "intelligence community?" …

Surveillance

Greet dawn on a dune in Death Valley National Park

Jan. 15, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Deserts<p><b>Why:</b> Because outside of "Lawrence of Arabia," you don't see scenery like this too often.<p><b>What:</b> The Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes are the place to be for sunrise in Death Valley. If you camp or sleep at the hotel at Stovepipe Wells, you can get up just before dawn, rush out, …

California

Visit One of These 5 Fitness Retreats to Fulfill Your New Year's Resolution

There's no reason that a New Year's resolution to exercise more shouldn't come with some perks--specifically, those of the spa variety. Here, a guide to 5 fitness retreats that prioritize health first, and relaxation a close second.<p><b>Groundsea Fitness, Great Barrington, Massachusetts</b><br>For the …

Costa Rica

Nude gymnastics, nude gymnasts

Hello, dear visitors of my nude gymnastics blog! Today, I glad to present you the most exclusive naked gymnastics video compilation with the sexiest …

11 Winter Soups That Warm The Soul

Warm your body and soothe your spirit with a steaming bowl of soup or stew. From Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup to Pasta e Fagioli, these recipes will have you satisfied and snug as a bug on the coldest winter days.<p><b>1. Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup</b><p>Made with rotisserie chicken and Asian pantry …

Balsamic-Glazed Mushrooms

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 cup balsamic vinegar, plus 2 tablespoons if needed<br>• 1 large shallot, peeled<br>• 1/2 cup olive oil, or as needed<br>• 2 pounds cremini mushrooms (also called baby Portobello; or white button mushrooms), caps wiped clean with damp paper towels and stems trimmed at the base and discarded<br>• 1½ teaspoons …

Elon Musk’s Real Master Plan for SpaceX, Revealed

Could the billionaire’s private space start-up actually become an Internet company?<p>For the first time since one of <b>Elon Musk’s</b> rockets exploded on a launch pad in September, taking with it one a multi-million-dollar Facebook satellite, SpaceX’s fleet is ready to fly again, and the stakes are high. …

Space Travel

Make Cauliflower and Broccoli More Compelling

Vegetables go in and out of style. These days, the darlings of the vegetable set tend to be cruciferous. Cauliflower is simply adored, and broccoli, a close relative, is nearly as well loved. Kale is still in vogue, as is broccolini, a hybrid cross of gai-lan and broccoli. All have a certain …

Italian Food

Giada De Laurentiis's 20 Most Popular Pasta Recipes You Need in Your Life