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'Assassin' supernova discovered that is 570bn times brighter than sun

Astronomers find brightest star explosion ever, located 3.8bn light-years away, which is more luminous than entire Milky Way<p>Astronomers have discovered the brightest star explosion ever, a super supernova that easily outshines our entire Milky Way.<p>An international team revealed “the most powerful …

Universe

Google Play Books' new 'Night Light' adds a blue wavelength filter to help you fall asleep

A little under two weeks ago, Amazon added a ‘Blue Shade‘ filter to its Fire tablets to help you fall asleep after nighttime reading. Not to be left behind, Google just essentially did the same for Play Books, calling it Night Light.<p>If you’re not caught up with your science, blue wavelengths of …

The Cake Recipe You'll Never Forget

Here's a cake recipe that is impossible to forget. One of Italy's best loved cakes is an extremely simple, moist, and fluffy pound cake, or as they like to incorrectly call it, “plum cake.” It's as simple as can be: no icing or strong flavorings; perhaps just a shower of confectioners' sugar over …

Sugary water better for performance than some sports drinks – study

Researchers say cyclists find exercise easier when they drink ordinary sucrose – or table sugar – rather than only glucose<p>Swapping some specialist sports drinks in favour of water mixed with a spoonful of sugar could boost the performance of long-distance athletes, a study finds.<p>Researchers at the …

Diabetes

Our First Concert: Seediness and The Rolling Stones

<i>Each week, EW writers and editors will share their first concert experiences. Whether we were chaperoned by parents or hanging out with friends,</i> …

23 Must-Do Hikes in the National Parks

Photo: Michael Matti<p>You can't see all the beauty of the National Parks from your car or the visitor center. You need to hit the trail and get into the wild to really capture all that the parks have to offer. Take a look at this list, lace up your hiking boots, and start planning your next hiking …

The 5 Best Travel Hacks You've Never Heard Before

There are bunches of articles out there about travel hacking with a variety of focuses from saving money to saving space when you pack. While they are all incredibly helpful, I'm not looking to recreate the wheel. I will be the first to admit that, the older I get, the more concerned I become with …

13 Of The World's Most Colorful Lakes

These 13 colorful lakes are like something out of a dream.<p>These naturally bold beauties are like something out of a dream.

Yellowstone National Park

ISIL advertises Norwegian and Chinese hostages “for sale”

ISIL claimed Wednesday (Sept. 9) that it is holding a Norwegian and a Chinese hostage, and demanded ransoms for their release.<p>The terror group listed the two prisoners as being “for sale” in the latest edition of its online magazine Dabiq. It identifies the Norwegian man as Ole Johan …

War

2016 Election: Washington Post Reporter Calls Race ‘Surreal’ and ‘Twisty-Turny’

<i>The 2016 race for president is fully underway. On the Democratic side, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton remains embroiled in an email controversy, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders continues to rise in the polls, and Vice President Joe Biden is deciding whether or not to jump into the race. On</i> …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Waffle House

<i>Photo Credit: Waffle House</i><p>The first Waffle House opened on Labor Day weekend in 1955.<p>There are few chains that inspire more loving devotion than Waffle House. Just about everyone in the South has one within driving distance, and it seems like everyone who's ever visited one has a special place in …

See Beastie Boys Reflect on Tumultuous ‘Paul’s Boutique’ Period

Beastie Boys‘ Mike “Mike D” Diamond and Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz recently sat down for an interview with Zane Lowe, in which they reflected on the …

Beastie Boys

Former CIA director under Obama: 'Someone needs to lose their job' if reports about ISIS intelligence are true

According to a report from The Daily Beast, more than 50 intelligence analysts at Centcom have formally complained that reports on the Islamic State and the Nusra Front— Al Qaeda's Syria branch — have been repeatedly altered by senior intelligence officials to fit with the Obama administration's …

These Girls

92mins2005ComedyR<p>Trailer<p>Comedy<p>director<p>John Hazlett<p>starring<p>Amanda WalshDavid BoreanazCaroline Dhavernas<p>Best friends share everything in this hilarious …

Kid Rock Tells Protestors to ‘Kiss My Ass’ Over Confederate Flag

Just because the Confederate flag has been removed from the South Carolina states house doesn’t mean the flag has stopped generating controversy. On …

kissmyass

Easy Tomato and Coconut Fish Curry Recipe

This is one of those recipes I’m super excited to have added to my repertoire: it’s very (very) easy, it can be whipped up from 100% pantry …

Three Christians beheaded by Isil were Eritreans who were 'encouraged to leave Israel'

A group of 30 were killed by Islamic State earlier this week after either being shot or beheaded, Hotline for Refugees and Migrants claims<p>Three Christian men seen on a video being apparently executed by jihadists in <b>Libya</b> were Eritrean refugees who left Israel under its <b>draconian policy towards</b> …

Your ultimate 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 cheat sheet

Unless you've pledged allegiance to the Night's Watch and been stuck on the Wall waiting for White Walkers, you've probably heard is about to start. In honor of the first season to deviate substantially from the book series it's based on (read: spoil the upcoming books), we've rounded up our …

Why The Human Brain Isn't As Special As We Think It Is

The human brain is special. Just not <i>that</i> special. To understand animal minds, and our own place in the living world, we should remove ourselves from …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone everywhere. To drive home this point, I give you exhibit A: Earlier this week, Facebook came under fire when it was revealed that the data of more than 50 million …

Internet

Paul McCartney on Beatles in History Books: ‘Unbelievable, Man!’

Paul McCartney understands the Beatles’ overwhelming impact on music history, but he’s still blown away by the band’s presence in literal history …

Paul McCartney

26 Odd & Unquestionably Confusing Photos From History

The words odd, unusual and confusing genuinely fall short when describing the following and perplexing photographs from the past.<p>Missing heads, …

This is the Coolest Christmas Card Ever

Birdbox Studio is an award-winning animation house based in London, England. For their clients and friends this year they created an incredible …

Christmas Cards

Astronomers solve mystery of the universe’s missing stars

There are not enough stars in the universe and now astronomers think they know why.<p>Using the Hubble space telescope, they have discovered a distant galaxy in which star formation is itself driving the raw materials for more stars out into space at two million miles per hour – and in the process …

Is NASA Going To Let The Hubble Telescope Burn Up?

With no plans for future upgrades, the telescope faces a fiery end<p>Last month, six astronauts convened at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City to discuss the 2009 mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope. As it approached its 20th birthday, the telescope was in desperate need …

“Our universe would be destroyed”: Inside the science of “Interstellar”

<b>Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and David Gyasi in "Interstellar" (Paramount Pictures)</b><p>The physicist who advised “Interstellar” explains the wild science behind the film’s otherworldly ideas<p>Kip Thorne<p>November 29, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Science of ‘Interstellar'”<p>In <i>Interstellar</i>, the …

Extreme shrimp might hold clues to alien life, NASA says

Shrimp crawling around rock chimneys spewing hot water deep in the Caribbean Sea may hold clues to the kinds of life that can thrive in extreme environments on other planets, NASA says.<p>The shrimp are called Rimicaris hybisae (no, we can't pronounce it either). They live in clumps on hydrothermal …

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Cornbread, Chorizo, Cherry, and Pecan Stuffing

8 Servings<p>Store-bought cornbreads can be very sweet; taste before using, or omit the sugar from your favorite recipe.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>¾ cup (1½ sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, divided, plus more<p>¼ cup white wine vinegar<p>½ cup dried tart cherries<p>10 cups coarsely crumbled …

Recipes

Dallas' Punk Scene Is Gnarly, Diverse, and Takes No Shit

A guide to the bands holding it down in The Golden Triangle.<p>Modern Pain, photo by Gray Muncy<p>Dallas is a bit of a logistical nightmare in terms of coordinating a music scene. It isn’t like New York where the entirety of the city is separated by a handful of miles that are connected by the subway. It …