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What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

26 Kooky & Weird Vintage Photos You'll Struggle To Explain

Context is everything, without it, ones imagination is able to wander and create all manner of strange scenarios and possible outcomes.<p>Unfortunately, …

Breaking: Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf, Solves Everything

<i>Ask your doctor if Silk Leaf is right for you</i><p>Stop the Green Dream presses. Julian Melchiorri has <i>built</i> a leaf that absorbs CO2 and sunlight and …

Palestinian Death Toll Hits 310 amid Ongoing Israeli Bombing

TEL AVIV, Israeli - Israeli airstrikes killed 12 people in Gaza overnight, raising the overall death toll of Palestinians during the 10-day offensive to 310, Palestinian officials said on Saturday. Two Israelis – one of them a soldier involved in the ongoing ground offensive – have been killed …

Israeli bulldozers destroy Hamas tunnels in Gaza

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel said it widened its ground offensive early Sunday, sending more troops into Gaza after demolishing more than a …

More than 300 Palestinians dead in Gaza conflict

Ukraine, rebels argue over crash site

Raw: Israeli Defense Forces Strike Gaza Tunnel

Flight MH17 victims symbolize tragedy

The identities and lives of the 298 passengers killed on the Malaysia Airlines jetliner shot down over Ukraine on Thursday are slowly emerging in heart-aching detail, turning them from collateral damage on a debris-strewn field into individuals with families, passions and promising futures.<p>Malaysia …

As New York Embraces HIV-Preventing Pill, Some Voice Doubts

AIDS researchers and policymakers from around the globe are gathering in Melbourne, Australia, for a major international conference that starts this Monday. They'll be mourning dozens of colleagues who died in the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.<p>But the work of the conference will continue, …

Malaysia Airlines crash: UK demands unhindered site access

<b>The UK is demanding "swift and unhindered" access to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in east Ukraine amid claims that pro-Russian rebels are obstructing inquiries.</b><p>British air accident investigators are in Ukraine where 298 people died when the Boeing 777 was downed on …

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Alex Salmond confirms Scot among Ukraine air crash victims

<b>One Scot is known to have died after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in east Ukraine, First Minister Alex Salmond has confirmed.</b><p>Ten UK citizens were among 298 people who were killed in the incident.<p>Nine of the Britons have been named. The tenth victim is understood to be 44-year-old Stephen …

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MH17 disaster: Standoff with militiamen at crash site

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1094000/1094555_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534665564_4676261d439f16c1eda151a357ac420b<p><b>On the approach road to the crash site we saw a small white bundle. It was alone, far from the other dead, and surrounded by sunflowers.</b><p>A fringe of …

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Islamic State claims bombings in Baghdad

The Islamic State group has claimed it carried out a wave of car bombs in mostly Shia areas of Baghdad which killed at least 27 people.<p>In a statement on Sunday, the group said it killed and wounded 150 people in the attacks on Saturday, a figure far in excess of the state's estimate.<p>It named two …

Israeli Flares Light up the Sky Over Gaza

Israeli flares lit up the night sky in the northern Gaza Strip early Saturday. Israeli troops have pushed deeper into Gaza to destroy rocket launching sites and tunnels, firing volleys of tank shells and clashing with Palestinian fighters in a high-stakes ground offensive meant to weaken the …

Thousands march through London over Gaza crisis

<b>Thousands of people have marched through central London to call for an end to Israel's ground campaign and air strikes in Gaza.</b><p>Protesters marched from Downing Street to the Israeli embassy in Kensington. A police blockade stopped them from gaining access.<p>Whitehall, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly and …

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