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Mama dog cries real tears of joy after she and her puppies were rescued

A video has recently resurfaced of a dog who appears to be crying actual tears of joy just moments after she and her puppies were rescued.<p>Almost immediately as the first tear rushes down her furry cheek, a woman tenderly wipes her face, comforting the sweet dog and reassuring her that she is …

Puppies

Martial Arts Training in China: Pictures

China

It’s lemony, it’s limey — and it’s actually full of healthful ingredients: Recipe for no-bake, gluten-free dessert

This makes a lovely dessert for Easter weekend: it’s luscious in texture, delicious and bright with lemon-lime and coconut flavours, and can even be …

Recipes

J.K. Rowling Reveals Name and Location of American Wizarding School

It might be time to give up on waiting for that letter from Hogwarts and start blaming your lack of magical skills on Ilvermorny.<p>That’s right, …

Outdoor Photographer of the Year finalists announced, in pictures - Telegraph

Unbelievable Realist Paintings of Women Underwater Look Like Photos

Matt Story's paintings look like frozen memories.<p>Recalling both idyllic summer days at the pool, New York-based painter Matt Story captures many facets of the underwater world with an eerie accuracy just shy of hyperrealism in his new show at Robert Lange Studios, <i>Water</i>. The collection depicts women …

The World's Strangest Beaches

While white-sand beaches with azure waters and billowing palms are nice, they're far from unusual. For those looking for a unique coastal experience, the following beaches provide just that. Barking sand, star-shaped fossils and natural underground hot springs are just a few of the experiences …

Antarctic Fungi Survive for a Year in Mars-Like Conditions on Space Station

Fungi and lichens like those living in the most extreme environments on Earth may be able to survive on Mars, according to an experiment conducted on the International Space Station. The discovery is encouraging to scientists who hope to find traces of recent — or even current — life on the Red …

On History’s Famous Pickle Lovers

Crunchy, tangy and sometimes just a little funky, pickles are one of life’s most enticing foods—and they've captivated some of history's most …

Scientists Discover Meteorite 'Older Than Earth Itself' in Australian Outback

A team of Australian geologists have unearthed a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite that appears to have traveled from farther away than Mars, retrieving …

Australia

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover just snapped a picture of something that's unlike anything it encountered before

Just in time for the holidays, NASA's Curiosity rover is celebrating Christmas 2015 at a Red Planet Paradise — spectacular "Namib Dune." And she marked the occasion by snapping her first ever color self-portrait with the mast mounted high resolution Mastcam 34 mm camera.<p>Heretofore Curiosity has …

Animal photos of the year 2015: Part 2 - Telegraph

Blood pressure treatment guidelines should be revised, study says

Based on trials over two decades, study says millions of lives could be saved by lowering threshold at which pressure is treated<p>Millions of lives could be saved by giving blood pressure lowering drugs to people at risk of heart attack and stroke even if they have normal pressure, researchers have …

Here are Science Magazine's picks for the coolest things that happened in science this year

• Tech<br>• Science<br>• Culture<br>• More<p>Tech<p>Apple<br>• Google<br>• Microsoft<br>• Apps<br>• Photography<br>• Virtual Reality<br>• Business<br>• Design<br>• AI<br>• All Tech<p>Science<p>Space<br>• Energy<br>• Health<br>• Environment<br>• All Science<p>Culture<p>Web<br>• TV<br>• Film<br>• Games<br>• Comics<br>• Music<br>• All Culture<p>Cars<p>Ride-Sharing<br>• Cars<br>• Mass Transit<br>• Aviation<br>• Rideables<br>• Autonomy<br>• All …

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Star Wars: how future world conflicts will be decided in space

The next world conflict will begin in space with superpowers or terrorists blasting communications and spy satellites out of orbit, defence experts predict<p>Future conflicts will be fought in space as rival nations compete to plunge each other into a 'technological Dark Ages' by destroying …

How a refugee from Hitler's Germany became the father of the video game

"I had the misfortune of being born in a horrendous situation," Ralph Baer told the Computer History Museum, of his birth to Jewish parents in 1922 in southwestern Germany.<p>When the Nazis came to power, they threw all Jewish students out of school, forcing him to seek employment at age 14. He worked …

National Geographic’s 2018 Adventurers of the Year

Gingerbread French Toast: Your Go-To Holiday Breakfast

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, finds a way to eat gingerbread for breakfast.</i><p>Breakfast is easily overlooked come holiday season. Up against pot roasts, peppermint bark, and all manner of Christmas cookies, breakfast doesn't stand much of a chance.<p>It's …

The Ultimate Cheesy, Eggy Breakfast Requires Only Two Ingredients

You might've thought there wasn't <i>another</i> way to cook eggs—or a strategy lazier than ordering an egg and cheese. You might've also thought you couldn't possibly be hungry after your Thanksgiving feast.<p>But here we are, with empty bellies and fridges and no desire to eat another leftover.<p>Do you have …

10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

Loneliness May Warp Our Genes, And Our Immune Systems

Loneliness has been linked to everything from heart disease to Alzheimer's disease. Depression is common among the lonely. Cancers tear through their bodies more rapidly, and viruses hit them harder and more frequently. In the short term, it feels like the loneliness will kill you. A study suggests …

Psychology

Amazon Shows Off New Delivery Drones With 'Top Gear's' Clarkson

New hybrid drone has 15-mile range and will be first in a new family of drones<p>As far-fetched as it sounds, the era of drones delivering packages is about to begin, according to Amazon. Earlier today, the company released a new ad on YouTube showing controversial British TV host Jeremy Clarkson …

A Star-Crossed 'Scientific Fact': The Story Of Vulcan, Planet That Never Was

There's a common misconception that science is purely about cold, hard facts — concrete evidence, mathematical models and replicable experiments to explain the world around us.<p>It's easy to forget that there are peoplebehind the data and equations. And when people are involved, there is always room …

Bejana At The Ritz-Carlton In Bali

Weird Wheels Move Robot In Four Directions Without Twisting

Perfect parallel parking for one tiny machine<p>Wheels, as we know them, could stand a little reinvention. They take fiddling and time to move into parallel spaces, and the whole world would be a better place if wheels could simply pull us sideways without any forward momentum. Fortunately, "mecanum …

Did Dakotaraptor Really Face Off Against Tyrannosaurus?

By now you’ve probably heard about the giant “raptor” uncovered in South Dakota. The dinosaur’s discovery came as quite a shock. For the past century <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i> has dominated our imaginations as the sole apex predator of the Hell Creek Formation, but <i>Dakotaraptor steini</i>, as Robert DePalma and …

The 10 Least Visited Countries in Europe, and Why You Should Visit Them All

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Some dwarf in comparison to their gargantuan neighbors, others are still branded with a scarlet letter thanks to past global conflicts and none can compete with France's food scene, England's charms or Italy's gorgeous coastline, but nevertheless you …

Yellowstone

Easy dinner tonight: Grill cherry tomatoes, cubed eggplant, cubed zucchini, onion chunks. Combine w/ cooked whole wheat spaghetti, olive oil, basil, Parmesan, crushed red pepper flakes, sea salt, and freshly ground black pepper. Add some grilled chicken if you want protein. Twirl. Eat. Grunt. #recipes #pasta #food #guygourmet #twirleatgrunt

Astronomers capture first-ever image of forming planet

For the first time, researchers have photographed the birth of a distant planet.<p>Of the nearly 2,000 exoplanets we know about, only 10 or so have been imaged before, and all had long been finished becoming planets. Astronomers have also seen hints of planets forming, but scientists had never imaged …