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Star pupil finds lost Mayan city by studying ancient charts of the night sky from his bedroom

A Canadian schoolboy appears to have discovered a lost Mayan city hidden deep in the jungles of Mexico using a new method of matching stars to the location of temples on earth.<p>William Gadoury, 15, was fascinated by the ancient Central American civilization and spent hours poring over diagrams of …

Archaeology

The Week in Review: Remembering Musical Icon Prince

Music icon Prince died Thursday at his home in Minneapolis. He was 57.<p>Prince Rogers Nelson was born in 1958. His rise to fame began in the late 1970s with hits like “I Wanna Be Your Lover” and “Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?” He became a household name in the 80s, thanks to the global success of …

Hubble Catches A Star Blowing A Bubble

A beautiful new image of the aptly named Bubble Nebula<p>The Hubble Space Telescope turns 26 years old this Sunday, April 24. That's ancient in space telescope years, but Hubble is still capturing some gorgeous images.<p>The latest image released by the Hubble team is a stunning picture of the Bubble …

Game of Theories: EW Game of Thrones video series debuts

<i>Game of Thrones’</i> highly anticipated sixth season debuts in just a matter of days. In advance of the series’ Sunday premiere, be sure that you are …

TV Series
Shoes

Mexican Food (and Tex-Mex Favorites)

<i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Antojitos and Appetizers<p>Appetizers and Hors d'Oeuvres Homemade Tortilla ChipsCrisp, sturdy chips, perfect for your next plate of nachos.<p>Cheese Spicy Chicken QuesadillasShredded chicken, kicked up with jalapeño and pepper Jack, makes …

Cooking

30 years after Chernobyl disaster, wildlife is flourishing in radioactive wasteland

It was the worst nuclear disaster in history, spewing thousands of tons of radioactive waste into the atmosphere and prompting the evacuation of more than 100,000 people.<p>But thirty years after its reactor number four exploded in a pillar of radioactive smoke, the abandoned wasteland around the …

Francis Lam’s Ginger Scallion Sauce

<i>Francis originally published this recipe in</i> <i>a riotous post for Salon</i><i>. Be sure to check it out as his instructions manage to be both thorough and</i> …

Food & Dining

How to become luckier, according to science

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don't mean …

Charisma

Here Is the Fastest Way to Cook Potatoes

I can think of a thousand reasons why boiling potatoes is the worst. Actually, I can just think of one right now: It takes too damn long. Also, …

Potatoes

Every Single Thing You Need to Know About Mexican Street Food

Breakfast<p><i>Depending upon the neighborhood, these options are available from 7 a.m. (or earlier) until noon.</i><p><b>Juices:</b> On street corners all over DF, you'll see simple supermarket carts or small stands set up, where vendors sell fresh juices, most commonly orange and grapefruit<i>,</i> at prices ranging from …

Mexico