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Egypte : la tombe d'une mystérieuse reine pharaonique découverte

Cette sépulture daterait du milieu de la Ve dynastie, entre 2494 et 2345 avant Jésus Christ.<p>La découverte pourrait être inestimable. Deux …

Great Blue Hole off Belize yields new clues to fall of Mayan civilisation

Research supports theory that drought and climate conditions reduced Mayans from a regional power to survivors abandoning cities to virtual extinction<p>A massive underwater sinkhole surrounded by reefs, caves and sharks has provided archaeologists with clues in the mystery of the fall of the Mayan …

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Can the U.S. Government Go Moneyball?

Between August 13 and September 4, 2002, the Oakland Athletics baseball team didn’t lose a single time. For twenty consecutive games—an American …

The complicated (and contentious) chemistry of Christmas cookies

It's Christmas cookie time, and everyone's got a recipe or two they swear by, whether their loyalties lie with frosted sugar cookies or gently spiced …

Harbin Snow and Ice Fest in Pictures

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11-Year-Old Björk Reading The Nativity Story Will Grow Your Grinch-y Christmas Heart Three Sizes

Four calling birds, three French hens, two turtle doves, and a young swan princess reading the nativity story in her native Icelandic. In 1976, long before <i>Debut</i> or the criminally underrated <i>Gling-Glo</i> or the Sugarcubes, an 11-year-old Björk was tapped by decision-makers at the Reykjavík Children’s …

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These 11 Speeches from the Last Two Centuries Changed the World

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

Dame Maggie Smith's Best One-Liners From Downton, As Told By Gifs

Happy birthday Dame Maggie Smith -- or should we say Lady Grantham? The Dowager Countess turns 80 on Sunday and though her "Harry Potter" days are over, we thank our lucky stars we can still get our weekly dose of her sharp wit and biting humor when "Downton Abbey" returns for its fifth season on …

2014: An amazing year in space exploration

The last 12 months saw some out-of-this-world achievements and incredible firsts – from explorations on Mars to landing on a comet. But there was tragedy too.<p>More amazing image galleries of the year:<p>The year in aviation<br>Weird and wonderful images seen in 2014<p>... and more of our favourite space …

8 Things We Learned About Shake Shack From Its IPO Filing

That's equivalent to about 1.5 million of its $4.95 Shackburgers, which would equal more than 4,000 burgers sold each day, per location. Manhattan is the star market for the chain, with average store sales almost double that of non-Manhattan outlets.<p>The UAE was home to the first international …

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Red meat triggers toxic immune reaction which causes cancer, scientists find

Scientists at the University of California discovered that the human body views red meat as a foreign invader and launches an immune response<p>Red meat has been linked to cancer for decades, with research suggesting that eating large amounts of pork, beef or lamb raises the risk of deadly tumours.<p>But …

What Americans Learned This Year From Being Unable To Drink Their Water

On January 9, more than 300,000 West Virginia residents were shocked to learn that seemingly overnight their water was declared undrinkable, unusable …

Our Favorite Maps of the Year Cover Everything From Bayous to Bullet Trains

What makes a great map? It depends, of course, on who's doing the judging. Teh internetz loves a map with dazzling colors and a simple message, …

Le Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 risque de faire tourner quelques têtes

<b>Xiaomi</b> a rattrapé ses concurrents en l’espace de quelques années seulement et il est aujourd’hui le quatrième plus gros constructeur sur le marché de …

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>This was a year of big technology promises—2015 is the year we find out how many live up to the hype.<p>We looked into our crystal ball for the gadgets, upgrades and ideas we think have the greatest …

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Lizard Stresser : le DDoS en quelques clics, sans connaissances techniques

La <b>Lizard Squad</b> a beaucoup fait parler d’elle la semaine dernière en faisant tomber coup sur coup le PSN et le Xbox Live. Le soufflé n’est visiblement …

Android 5.01 : un bug affecte la gestion de la mémoire

<b>Un nouveau bug particulièrement ennuyeux a été découvert au sein de la dernière mouture du système Android. Celui-ci se traduit par une mauvaise</b> …

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Scott Pruitt, Donald Trump’s scandal-mired EPA chief and a man so committed to destroying his own agency that he’s willing to have dinner with …

Bygmalion : "Des instructions de Jérôme Lavrilleux"

Bygmalion : "Des instructions de Jérôme Lavrilleux"<p>EXCLUSIF JDD - Le <i>Journal du Dimanche</i> a eu accès à la dernière note de synthèse rédigée par …

Android 5.0 Lollipop : votre carte microSD retrouve toute son utilité

Alors que KitKat commençait à nous donner des sueurs froides, indiquant les premiers signes de la disparition de la carte microSD chez Android, …

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This Electric Bike Folds Up To Fit Inside Your Backpack

The secret is a circular design: Tiny solid wheels fold up into a frame made of two circles instead of the usual triangle. A circular seat doubles as …