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Photo of Couple Kissing in Rain Gets Bangladeshi Photog Beaten and Fired

Bangladeshi photojournalist Jibon Ahmed recently posted this photo of a couple kissing in the rain to his Facebook page. While it may be a romantic …

Instagram Account Exposes How All Adventure Photos Look the Same on Instagram

If you scroll through Instagram long enough, you may start to notice something strange—everyone seems to have similar photographs. Don't believe it? Insta_repeat is a clever Instagram account that puts together collages of photos from across the popular social network. Though the photographers are …

Northern Lights

The 5-Hour Rule Used by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Elon Musk

The most successful people on the planet are also the people likeliest to devote an hour a day to reading and learning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just walked in the door from an exhausting day at work. You’re hungry and spent, just wanting to catch your breath …

U.S. judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun blueprints

A federal judge in Seattle has issued a temporary restraining order to stop the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed …

Top Shot: Lost in Reflections

Top Shot features the photo with the most votes from the previous day’s Daily Dozen, 12 photos selected by the Your Shot editors. The photo our community has voted as their favorite is showcased on the @natgeoyourshot Instagram account. Click here to vote for tomorrow’s Top Shot.<p>Your Shot …

Prehistory

A deadly virus spread by fruit bats has been detected in south India

At least five people have died over the past two weeks in the southern Indian state of Kerala after contracting the rare Nipah virus. The condition of nine others is said to be critical.<p>Three members of a family in Kozhikode district reportedly died due to virus encephalitis (brain inflammation …

Meghan and Harry's official wedding photos just dropped and OMG they're stunning

If you were feeling a little sad this morning that the royal wedding excitement had come to a close. Well, don't worry.<p>Because Harry and Meghan just …

Royal Weddings

Elon Musk’s ‘time blocking’ method: How to manage time effectively even if your schedule is hectic

Elon Musk is possibly the busiest man on earth right now.<p>The billionaire founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, usually spends up to 100 hours a week …

Sweden distributes 'be prepared for war' leaflet to all 4.8m homes

Defence pamphlet shows how population can prepare in event of attack and contribute to country’s ‘total defence’<p>The Swedish government has begun sending all 4.8m of the country’s households a public information leaflet telling the population, for the first time in more than half a century, what to …

Coming to Netflix: The Obamas Sign Deal to Produce Shows

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama formally announced on Monday a multiyear production deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce television shows and films for the streaming service.<p>The deal will give Mr. Obama an international television platform …

Michelle Obama

Isolated lakes found beneath Canadian ice sheet

<b>Researchers have found lakes that may shed new light on icy worlds in our Solar System.</b><p>High in the Canadian Arctic, two subglacial bodies of water have been spotted beneath over 500 metres of ice.<p>The water has an estimated maximum temperature of -10.5C, and would need to be very salty to avoid …

The photos of a woman's botched butt injections will make you think twice before getting plastic surgery

• <b>Jenelle Salazar Butler, an online fitness coach, got illegal butt injections to create a more shapely behind.</b>• <b><br>She didn't think much of the occasional</b> …

Google Releases Amazing New Doodle in Honor of Maya Angelou’s 90th Birthday

Google is back at it again with the stunning doodles, this time releasing an audiovisual masterpiece to celebrate what would have been Maya Angelou’s …

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify before Senate, House committees

Tech & Media<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees as well and the House Energy and Commerce Committee on April 10 and 11 respectively, the committees announced Wednesday.<p>The public testimony will be Zuckerberg's first before the U.S. …

Scientists Have Discovered a New Organ in the Human Body

It’s not a second stomach or a mini-brain. But scientists have discovered an important new organ that may play a critical role in how many tissues …

Creamy Grape Salad Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Wash, dry, and mix red and green grapes, leaving them whole.<p>Step 2<p>Mix together sour cream, cream cheese, vanilla, and sugar until …

Cancer: How a novel gel could halt its return

Groundbreaking research has revealed a promising strategy to stop the recurrence of cancer, and it comes in the form of a biodegradable gel.<p>Created …

Cancer Cells

These are the verbs that should never appear on your resume — and what to use instead

• <b>Working overused verbs into your resume will diminish your experience and fail to attract the attention of potential employers.</b>• <b><br>When emphasizing your ability to communicate, use terms such as 'persuaded or publicized' as opposed to 'talked' or 'led,' as they carry more weight.</b>• <b><br>It is essential to</b> …

Elon Musk has removed Tesla and SpaceX’s Facebook pages after Twitter challenge

Apologies to Elon’s social media manager<p>During a tweetstorm, Elon Musk has removed both of his companies’ Facebook pages after being challenged to do so by a few of his followers. The pages of both SpaceX and Tesla are now inactive. Each had around 2.6 million followers.<p>Musk was answering a flurry …

Genetic tests reveal tragic reality of Atacama 'alien' skeleton

When the mummified remains of a six-inch humanoid were found in an abandoned mining town in Chile’s Atacama desert 15 years ago, speculation on its origins ran wild. The skeleton, which was sold to a private collector in Spain, was so bizarre it appeared in a documentary as potential evidence for …

Mutations

Scientists Think They've Found a Way to Stop Allergic Reactions Before They Happen

Holy grail!<p>If you're one of the unlucky millions of people burdened by allergies, you know that sometimes there's only so much antihistamines can do …

China’s latest energy megaproject shows that coal really is on the way out

• <b>The Chinese province of Anhui built a massive floating solar farm on top of an abandoned coal mine. An even larger floating solar plant will come online by May 2018.</b>• <b><br>Due to rising concerns surrounding air pollution-related deaths, China is trying to invest more heavily in renewable energy projects.</b>• <b><br>A</b> …

China

Travellers warned after barefoot paradise beach walk earns couple parasitic foot infection

Travellers are being warned of the risks of walking barefoot on a beach “somewhere tropical” after a Canadian couple contracted a hookworm infection on holiday in the Dominican Republic.<p>The young pair from Ontario were staying in Punta Cana earlier this month when they returned from a stroll on the …

Elon Musk just sold $5 million worth of flamethrowers

Apparently, there's a large market for flamethrowers with tunnel boring company branding out there. We know because Elon Musk's Boring Company has …

PSA: These Are the Best Job Search Sites for Landing Your Dream Role

Between updating your résumé to writing custom cover letters for each position you apply to, searching for a new job is a daunting task. If just the …

Employment

Man dies after being sucked into MRI machine while visiting relative in hospital

A man has died after he was pulled into an MRI machine while visiting a relative in hospital, police have revealed.<p>Rajesh Maru, 32, was pulled …

How AI Is Changing The Game For Recruiting

While it might seem ironic, artificial intelligence and machine learning are well on the way to lending a helping hand when it comes to solving the problems of <i>human</i> capital management. Recruiting is one of the toughest issues businesses face today. Finding the right talent is critical for business …

Burn 300+ Calories in Just 9 Minutes With This No-Equipment Workout

We’re only a few weeks into 2018 and we’ve already cheated on our workout goals. Ugh! But instead of ditching our New Year’s fitness resolutions and living the rest of the year as Netflix-binging couch potatoes, we’re finding new ways to stay motivated, including mixing up our fitness plan by …

Exercise

Fitness tracking app Strava gives away location of secret US army bases

Sensitive information about the location and staffing of military bases and spy outposts around the world has been revealed by a fitness tracking company.<p>The details were released by Strava in a data visualisation map that shows all the activity tracked by users of its app, which allows people to …

Fitness Technology

My leap into motherhood – in pictures

Fashion photographer Camille Sanson was terrified of giving birth, so much so that she even put off having children. Her series Absolution explores how she came to terms with her darkest thoughts