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31 dazzling sunsets from around the world

Even the most mundane destinations turn into dazzling dreamscapes at sunset.<p>And when the sun sets on the world's most beautiful landmarks? We'll let …

Taj Mahal

Someone published thousands of photos of historic US space missions — here are some amazing ones

The 9,200 high-resolution images posted to the Project Apollo Archive were taken during every manned mission to the moon, both on the way there and back.<p>These aren't just photos of the moon's surface either. The entire film reels were uploaded so you can see the blurry outtakes along with some …

How The Brains Of Happy, Successful People Are Wired

It seems that some people may really have all the luck. According to the "general intelligence g factor" theory, if you're adept at one cognitive function (like working memory), you're likely to be adept in others (like attentional control).<p>Now, provocative new research from Oxford University …

The Brain

10 Surprising Facts About Nutella

Nutella has rescued us from breakups, from bad days at work, and often from our own hangry selves. But how much do we really know about the …

Dessert

Images of Pluto and Charon continue to captivate Nasa: 'This world is alive'

The space agency will reveal latest data and photos of the planet and its moon from New Horizons spacecraft Thursday, adding to its unprecedented collection<p>The newest images and data from Pluto continue to astound Nasa scientists, lead researcher Alan Stern said on Monday, telling a university hall …

Solar System

All About Architecture and Beautiful Buildings

Unless you live way out in the country, the art of architecture can be found everywhere. From big cities to small suburbs, beautiful buildings and modern marvels have become an intrinsic part of contemporary life.<p>But for architects—you know, the people responsible for making buildings come …

5 Years Later, The Most Surprising Part About Instagram Is That No One’s Ruined It

As Instagram turns 5, we had an exclusive chat with cofounder Kevin Systrom and his design team about how they haven’t ruined it.<p>Today, Instagram turns five years old.<p>Despite being purchased by Facebook (everyone’s love-to-hate social network), despite adding video, despite changing the filters, …

Social Media

Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut at Brookfield Zoo: Pictures

Endangered Species

The Artists Who Paint Dinosaurs

The strange beauty of paleo art<p>I have a theory about why kids love dinosaurs. You might think it’s their size, their ferocity, the number and sharpness of their teeth. It is all of these things, but it is something else, too.<p>Dinosaurs are remote from us in time. They belong to an alien realm. They …

Paleontology

Stephen Hawking talks technology, AI and more in his first Reddit AMA

Stephen Hawking, genius that he is, is just like us. He finds <i>The Big Bang Theory</i> hilarious, and his favorite song ever written is Rod Stewart's "Have …

Singularity

10 Thoughts Every Woman Has While Jean Shopping

“Will today be my lucky day?”<p>Shopping for jeans isn’t for the faint of heart. Finding even just one great pair is an enormous challenge. You’ve really got to mentally (and, arguably, physically) prepare if you want to do it right and keep your emotional stability.<p>But whether you always bring a …

7 Sleep Experts Share What They Do When They Can't Doze Off

Use their secrets to score more shuteye, stat.<p>When it comes to catching more Zzz’s, you know the drill: Nix late-night caffeine, turn your bedroom into an oasis, and ban all electronics at least an hour before bed. Yet instead of snoozing, here you are once again, counting your ceiling tiles (there …

North Carolina

How Your Height Affects Your Likelihood of Getting Laid | Women's Health

For example, while the tallest men reported an average of 12.3 sexual partners, the shortest had only 9.4. Average-height guys <b></b>brought home 11.7 bed buddies. Meanwhile, tall women averaged just more than 10 sexual partners, while the shorties averaged 8.2.<p>Luckily, though, that’s not a huge …

How to Keep Your Morning Workout From Making You Want to Eat the World

Avoid these 5 mistakes to prevent a post-exercise binge.<p>Your alarm clock goes off at 6 a.m., and you’re out the door and off to the gym. Atta, girl.<p>Morning workouts are an awesome way to boost your energy and mood and fit in some exercise before the day has a chance to get away from you (you know …

Here's How to Ask for More Sex Without Being a Total Jerk | Women's Health

Whatever the reason, not having enough sex just plain sucks.<p>But don't worry...you’re not alone.<p>“It is one of the main complaints I hear about in sex therapy,” says clinical sexologist Kat van Kirk, Ph.D., author of <i>The Married Sex Solution: A Realistic Guide to Saving Your Sex Life</i>. “Couples can …

We Can Guess Your Go-To Sex Position Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Get your sex life out of retrograde.<p>Let's play a game: You tell us your astrological sign, and we tell you what your go-to sex position is. We chatted with Astrobabe, a professional astrologist in New York City, to find out what move is probably your favorite, depending on your zodiac sign. Ready …

Spotlight: Artist With a Day Job Rebecca Wise Girson

<b>My name is</b> Rebecca Wise Girson and I am the Creator-in-Chief at Artist With a Day Job and the founder of Wise Workforce Strategies. In addition to painting and occasional songwriting, I help call center businesses better manage and optimize their workforce resource.<p><b>My love</b> of painting began, …

NASA Releases Apollo Moon Mission Photos: Pictures

What I’m Reading: Genetics Professor Nazneen Rahman

<i>Named Britain’s third most influential woman of 2014, Professor Nazneen Rahman has amassed some impressive achievements in a relatively short career: she’s Professor of Human Genetics at the Institute of Cancer Research, Head of the Clinical Genetics Department at Royal Marsden Hospital, Fellow of</i> …

Spotlight: Design Scientist Melissa Sterry

<b>My name is</b> Melissa Sterry. I’m a design scientist and I spend my days exploring how new science, technology and thinking could help build a better world for us all.<p><b>I started using Flipboard as</b> a means to quickly and efficiently find interesting science and technology stories from about the world. …

A Blood Supermoon Rises Around the World: Pictures

Buenos Aires

The Week in Review: Religion, Front and Center

For three of the world’s biggest religions, Islam, Christianity and Judaism, this past week was one of great significance with great implications. The annual (and this year deadly) Hajj pilgrimage took place on Thursday, Pope Francis made his first trip to the United States this week, and Jews …

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

See What the Oldest Surviving Kodak Camera Looks Like Now

Kodak camera, serial #6 Eastman Dry Plate & Film Company, Rochester, N.Y., Nov. 15, 1887. George Eastman ordered s<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Courtesy of George …

Videography

Top 16 for 2016: Best new rides coming to U.S. theme parks

At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2016, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.<p><b>IN THE LOOP: Sign up for our weekly theme parks newsletter</b><p>It already …

Here's another new camera feature to expect from the iPhone 6S, according to the most accurate Apple analyst

The iPhone 6S will reportedly come with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, which means selfies and any other photos you capture with the iPhone's front camera are about to get a whole lot better.<p>The news comes from KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo, which blog 9to5Mac first picked up. Kuo has an …

Mobile Technology
Ripoff

Android Wear smartwatches to work with iPhones

Google releases app that links Android watches to Apple operating systems for directions, fitness information and event notifications, emails and Facebook<p>Google is introducing an app to connect Android smartwatches with Apple’s iPhone, escalating the rivals’ battle to strap their technology on …

Wear OS

5 Topics for…Burning Man

Only a few days left until the gates open for Burning Man, a week-long, free-spirited event in the Nevada desert. This year, 70,000 people are expected to frolick on the playa, a harsh white plain where participants endure heat and dust storms for the sake of community, camaraderie, hedonism, art, …