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Astronomers Spot Teensy-Weensy Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers have found a teeny-tiny supermassive black hole at the heart of a dwarf galaxy 340 million light years away.<p>The diminutive black hole is the smallest ever seen in the centre of any galaxy and is just 50,000 times the mass of the Sun.<p>Black holes are formed in one of two ways - the …

18 Incredible Photos From City Sunsets Around The World

THIS is why we travel.<p>No matter how frantic a day of travel has been, a stunning sunset <i>always</i> commands us to stop, look and breathe.<p>The world's most beautiful sunsets aren't found only on beaches and islands: They illuminate city skylines around the world, some of which travelers are lucky enough …

How Do Motorcycles Lean So Far Without Tipping Over?

Riding a motorcycle is just like riding a bike except it's much faster—oh, and you don't have to pedal. In both cases, the two wheeled vehicle can …

27 Powerful Pieces Of Graffiti That Paint Greece's Frustration Amidst Crisis

Greece’s debt crisis reached new heights last month as the government in Athens and the country's international creditors engaged in contentious negotiations over a third bailout in exchange for new austerity measures.<p>Some Greeks have weighed in on the crisis in a highly visual way -- with colorful …

11 Science Photos From This Week That Will Fill You With Awe

Mars drones, a new anglerfish, and more!

The 20 photographs of the week

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Photos: Stunning first shots from National Geographic’s 2015 Traveler Photo Contest

For photography amateurs everywhere, it’s that time of year again: the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, now in its 27th year.<p>An open call for single images, the annual competition will accept submissions from now until June 30. But the bar has already been set high—a few captions from …

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Valentino Rossi is the story in MotoGP

INDIANAPOLIS -- It's a golden year for MotoGP competition, and what's making this season so special is the resurgence of grand prix motorcycle …