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Deleted Scene & Outtakes | Derek Series 2

Chernobyl, My Primeval, Teeming, Irradiated Eden

The wild boar is standing 30 or 40 yards away, at the bottom of a grassy bank, staring right at me. Even from this distance I can see its outrageously long snout, its giant pointed ears, and the spiny bristles along its back. It looks part porcupine, a number of shades of ocher and gray. And it's …

Surreal landscapes around the world - Telegraph

#MyRunOutside

With race season approaching, we asked to see some of your best training photos—of you, your go-to trail, or your favorite running companion—and you guys delivered! Here are some of our favorites from the #MyRunOutside Instagram contest.<p><i>Photo</i>: @joewhittlephotography - "Running in the …

Bringing Back the Beast

HOW DO YOU DESCRIBE IT—the smell of mammoth?<p>At first there's nothing. You're standing beside a beer cooler on the bank of a frozen Siberian river, and your nose is numb with cold. The picnic-size plastic cooler is full, not of beer, but of fur, thick brown tangles of it, like scraped-up remnants of …

Off Piste: A Ride Across America, Part 3 of 5

As we continue on with the week-long coverage of our recent cross-country motorcycle trip, we introduce a wealth of camping gear used during the 10-day journey. When not riding—or looking in the mirror to ensure we had that "motorcycle guy" look just right—a good majority of our down-time was spent …

Camping

Ever since it debuted on the long-forgotten Tracey Ullman Show in 1989, The Simpsons has gone on to become a social and cultural phenomenon. The …

TV

Terminator vs Rambo: Fanboy Faceoff Results

Beautiful Satellite Photographs of the Earth, Courtesy of the ESA

Well, thanks to the US Government shutdown, space photography lovers who frequented site’s like NASA’s <i>Astronomy Picture of the Day</i> are left looking …

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Donald Glover

All Blacks v Springboks: We compare the Ellis Park thriller to the greatest rugby Tests of the professional era

RUGBY fans around the world are still talking about the All Blacks' victory over the Springboks in Johannesburg last weekend.<p>The 38-27, nine-try …

The 7 Best Island Escapes

7 Perfect Island Getaways Around the Globe<p>From cheap hideaways to epic fishing and diving spots, we dug up seven crowd-free island escapes for every type of adventurer.<p>Water World: Maalifushi, Maldives<p>7 incredible island getaways from around the globe<p>The English word atoll comes from ­Dhivehi, the …

Exercise: Good for Body and Brain

Exercise has long been linked to increased production of a protein known as the "brain-derived neurotrophic factor" (BDNF). BDNF is essential for creating and maintaining healthy neurons and thereby delaying (or possibly preventing) neurological diseases, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.<p>Enter …

The Top 30 Muscle-building Foods

Ready to build some serious muscle? You’d better be ready to eat like it.<p>All the squats and bench presses in the universe won’t get you very far …

Triathletes Are Tougher Than You

Well, they’re not “tougher” than you, per se. But according to a new study published in the journal <i>Pain</i>, triathletes experience less pain than casual …

Physiotherapy

Video: Alaska Road Trip

Ever wanted to go to Alaska but just haven't found the time to get there yet? Want to go on a grand tour of the last frontier without ever leaving …

Video: Wingsuit Pilot Makes Water Landing Without Parachute

It seems that a lot of wingsuiters are really pushing the envelope these days in terms of what they are attempting to accomplish. Case in point, …

First Evidence Found of a Comet Strike on Earth

Comet exploded 28 million years ago over Egypt, new study suggests.<p><b>Saharan glass and a brooch belonging to King Tut provide the first evidence of a comet directly impacting Earth, a new study claims. The finding may help unlock some of the mysteries surrounding the birth of our solar system.</b><p>About …

Heineken Cup

Well it’s that time of year again, the juices are flowing, the hearts are pumping and even the Grannies have ordered Sky Sports for the weekend. Yes, …

This Collection Of War Photography Holds Some Of The Most Haunting Images You'll Ever See

"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website.<p>The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition called, "War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath," showing currently …

Brooklyn Museum

How the US raid on al-Shabaab in Somalia went wrong http://gu.com/p/3jd3n/fb Navy seals launched a daring night-time raid in Barawe, but were forced to retreat an hour later without their target – why? Photograph: Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Butternut

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …