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Traffic Camera Captures Amazing Photo of Snowy Owl in Montreal

Looks like Harry Potter's Hedwig is alive and well.<p>A traffic camera outside Montreal captured a snowy owl <i>having a hoot</i> above a highway earlier this week. Quebec's transport minister Robert Poëti posted the photos and video on his Twitter and the soaring owl quickly went viral. And while all of …

Awe, curiosity over sudden, huge 'gash' in Wyoming's Bighorn Mountains

<b>(CNN) —</b> Some call it "The Crack." To others, it's "The Gash." And a few may see it simply as a case of the Earth opening up and swallowing itself.<p>Whatever the label, the emergence of the new geologic phenomenon in Wyoming's Bighorn Mountains is impressive.<p>SNS Outfitters & Guides first alerted the …

Scientists genetically modify human embryos in controversial world first

New procedure used to modify disease-causing gene, but raises questions over whether restrictions should be placed on new wave of genetic techniques<p>Scientists in China have genetically modified human embryos in a world first that has re-ignited the debate over the ethics and safety of genetic …

Organisms

How to hack your taste buds

Why does toothpaste give orange juice a weird aftertaste? It’s one of many surprisingly easy ways to trick your tongue – and your brain – into experiencing strange flavours, says Veronique Greenwood. What's going on?<p>Your tongue is not a blank slate. What you've just eaten can change the flavour of …

University of Florida

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

AC/DC keeps 'go-for-broke attitude' through troubles

NEW YORK — The past few months have been eventful for AC/DC — and not always in a positive way, to put it mildly.<p>In September, it was confirmed that Malcolm Young, 61, the veteran hard-rock band's rhythm guitarist and founding member, was suffering from dementia and would retire.<p>Less than two …

5 Major Benefits Of Total-Body Workouts

<i>By Eric Bach for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>The plan is set: Get to the gym six days a week, target a different body part each day and build the physique you've always dreamed of.<p>And then life happens.<p>Despite our best intentions, commitment to strength work -- in addition to cardio, mobility and other …

How to Get in Shape Using Psychology: 6 New Tricks From Research

Why is there an obesity epidemic? It’s not because we eat the wrong things or we lack exercise.<p>Research shows that, plain and simple, most of us just …

The Musical Instruments Of 2214 Will Mess With Your Mind

Tyler, The Creator jests (we think) that radio will be clogged with screams, the sound of choice for musicians of the era. “Someone will create a …

Monty Python's classic 'Silly Walks' sketch is now an iPhone game

"The Ministry of Silly Walks" sketch first aired on <i>Monty Python's Flying Circus</i> all the way back in 1970, but now it's been adapted for a new audience: iPhone and Android gamers. For a total of 99 cents, fans of the troupe can take control of John Cleese and guide him through the streets of London …

Wildscreen photography festival 2014 – in pictures

The world's leading wildlife photographers will hold workshops, talks and training events at the Royal Geographical Society in London from 24-26 October 2014. Photojournalist and conservationist Tim Laman, BBC Springwatch presenter Chris Packham and writer and zoologist Mark Carwardine are among …

Long Exposure Photos of Budapest Trams Lit Up with 30,000 LED Lights | Colossal

<p>Although Christmas still feels like something in the vast future (or past, depending on your point of view) it certainly doesn’t hurt to think about …

Ribbons in the Sky

A Mario Kart Takedown Crueler Than The Blue Shell

You think <i>Mario Kart's</i> blue shell is bad? You ain't seen nothing yet. This is how a true jerk dishes it out to their opponents in <i>Mario Kart</i>.<p>Granted, …

The Next Legend of Zelda Game May Include Multiplayer

We all knew Nintendo was going to show off a new Legend of Zelda at E3, but that doesn’t mean we weren’t a little bit floored by what we saw anyway. It was just a glimpse — no actual gameplay — but there was something magical about the technology and art-style captured in the flowing field and …

Hyrule Warriors New V-Jump Scan Gives Details On Enemies and More

Yesterday V-Jump released their latest issue in Japan and inside it contained a two page special for Hyrule Warriors. The first page of the scan …

PlayStation Side Effect: Dangerous Blood Clots, Docs Say

Health news<p>A New Zealand man who played eight hours of video games for four days in a row developed life-threatening blood clots so severe that doctors created a new condition: “gamer’s thrombosis.” The situation involving the 31-year-old PlayStation fan was picked as the case report of the year …

Medicine

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: "Plan 10" Review

Freaky Friday, Kraang-style.<p>Warning: Full <b>spoilers</b> from the episode to follow.<p>It had been a few since the Turtles had popped in to see what the Kraang …

Pearl Jam Break Into ‘Let It Go’ In Italy

“Let It Go,” the defiant ballad from the Disney movie <i>Frozen</i>, has been all over the place since winning the Best Original Song Oscar this past March. …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

World Cup Predictions: So, How Screwed Is the U.S.?

The world’s biggest sporting event is upon us, which can mean only one thing: a planet-wide spree of braying, drunk-in-broad-daylight, chest-thumping …

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

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Speedy snaps: photos developed in energy drinks – in pictures

They're not just for keeping your eyes pinned open at 3am ... energy drinks can be used to develop photographs too. Stephen Gill's psychedelic new series is fuelled by the fizzy orange stuff. Take a trip through a world soaked in Red Bull, Monster Rehab and the rest

This is the Easiest, Tastiest Summer Drink Ever

Andrew Zimmerman of Chicago's Sepia is a major proponent of a proper daiquiri.<p><i>After a night on the line, most chefs have a go-to drink, from cheap</i> …