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The Ultimate Guide to the World's Best Barbecue Recipes

In the States, we often think of barbecue as a Dixieland delicacy, but communal round-the-fire cooking is of course much older than America itself. …

BBQ

The best view in every state

The United States isn't just amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties—though there are plenty of those. From sea to shining sea, this country has some of the most incredible natural and city views on Earth.<p>It should come as no surprise that wild wonders, including the Grand Canyon, Mount …

Hiking

US Physicists Just Revealed Plans to Build The Most Viable Nuclear Fusion Devices Ever

Virtually limitless energy forever.<p>Physicists around the world have been racing to build a nuclear fusion machine that can replicate the atom-fusing …

Physics

Review: Anker's Powerhouse is 120k mAh of battery power

You may not think you need 120,000mAh of battery power, and that might be accurate. Anker’s massive new Powerhouse proved to me that I don’t really need it, but it’s better than the alternative in some cases.<p>The device itself is — day to day — totally unnecessary. When I think about a battery pack, …

Gear & Gadgets

Physicists Just Found a Link Between Dark Energy And The Arrow of Time

Is dark energy the reason time moves forward?<p>For years, physicists have attempted to explain dark energy - a mysterious influence that pushes space …

Dark Matter

Why does gravity move at the speed of light?

Newton thought it was instantaneous, but the story is much richer than that!<p><i>“The fact that gravitational damping is measured at all is a strong</i> …

GE uses CO2 to solve solar energy's biggest drawback

Solving the drawback of energy generated from the sun being hard to store, GE researchers harness the power of CO2.<p>Renewable energy is the way …

Watch live: ExoMars mission - Russian rocket blasts off into space to search for life on the Red Planet

Video from Kazakhstan as a Proton rocket launches in the hope of finding methane around Mars, which would indicate possible signs of past or present life there<p><b>Livestream has finished</b><p>Europe's historic search for life on Mars is set to take off on Monday as a heavy-lift Russian rocket blasts into …

You can trick a smartphone fingerprint scanner in just 15 minutes with a printer

Researchers from Michigan State University have published a paper on a new technique for breaking into smartphones by tricking their fingerprint scanners with an image printed with conductive ink.<p>The process makes use of products from AgIC, a company that produces conductive inks and special paper …

Information Systems

Kansas shooting: Gunman kills 3, wounds 14 at lawn care company

<b>(CNN) —</b> A gunman killed three people in shootings that ended at a lawn care company in Kansas on Thursday, authorities said.<p>An additional 14 people were injured -- 10 of whom are in critical condition at local hospitals.<p>The shooter was also killed by police, bringing the total number of fatalities …

Crime

19 of America's most surreal travel destinations

From massive underground caves to rainbow-clad natural formations, the country is teeming with breathtaking spots that leave travelers in awe.<p>We've put together a collection of 19 such sights to visit in the US, from the world's largest gypsium dunefield to shimmering ice caves hidden within a …

National Parks

Gravitational waves: Einstein was right - and this announcement is the scientific highlight of the decade

Physicists and astronomers are agog. On Thursday, experimenters will report the first detection of a phenomenon that has been long predicted:bursts of gravitational waves generated by cosmic collisions of black holes.<p>Sadly it is not unknown for hyped-up scientific claims to be mistaken or …

Combining Human Neurons With Machines Makes A Truly Powerful Computer

Adding a little human biology to a computer can improve artificial intelligence.<p>The silicon computer chip changed the world. Room-size computers shrank, and the smartphone in your pocket is now more powerful than all of NASA’s computers, combined, in 1969. Now the chip might change again by adding …

Evidence of huge ninth planet found in solar system

Planet Nine is 10 times the mass of Earth and takes up to 20,000 years to orbit the Sun<p>Scientists have found evidence of a ninth planet in the solar system which is travelling on a bizarre elongated orbit.<p>The body, which has been dubbed ‘Planet Nine’ is 10 times the mass of Earth and takes between …

Astronomy

Pictures of the year: October, November and December 2015 - Telegraph

Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …