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NASA Absolutely Killed the Halloween Pumpkin Carving Competition

Shut it down, NASA wins. They made your pumpkin carving game look like child’s play. You should just give up right now. Put the knife away, set that …

The 12 craziest Hubble pictures of all time

Otherworldly desktop backgrounds.<p>↑ The Hubble Space Telescope has continuously unleashed a stream of jaw-dropping intergalactic imagery since it launched on April 24, 1990. Not only do these images, which look more like paintings at first glance, allow researchers to study distant worlds, galaxies …

Cosmology

10 Characteristics of People With High Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Why do certain people achieve more success than others?<p>What is it about how certain people behave and interact, how they are "wired" that drives them to greater success than their peers?<p>More often than not, it is their emotional intelligence (EQ), or, in other words, their ability to identify and …

Emotional Intelligence

Professor holds student's baby while lecturing, wins the Internet

Shares 0<p>A Baylor University professor is melting the Internet with his kindness and compassion after he held a student’s baby for nearly an hour …

This Boy Was Thrown Out Of School Because Of His DNA, Parents Say

Colman Chadam carries genetic markers for cystic fibrosis, but doesn't have the disease itself, according to his parents. Inside their legal battle against the school district in Palo Alto, California.<p>On Oct. 10, 2012, 11-year-old Colman Chadam was pulled out of class at his public middle school in …

Genetics

Try This 6-Move Winter Workout From Ellie Goulding's Trainer

Conquer the mid-January workout slump.<p>We first discovered SBC, London's super exclusive, invite-only fitness community led by Russ Bateman, while staringgawking at Suki Waterhouse's intense rope training Instagrams. Watch more videos on SBC's popular Instagram page and you'll see more of its A-list …

After spending the last month and a half dressed as Sandy, I'm not sure I want to give it up after the live show airs on Jan. 31! Sandy, Rizzo and the Pink Ladies have such killer senses of style, and I can't wait to wear these pieces inspired by them. See what I chose on juliannehough.com today! Which do you love? Link in bio.

John Boyega Says the Star Wars Sequel Will Be 'Much Darker'

While <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> enjoys continued box office dominance, its sequel is already on the horizon for fans and those actually making it. …

A social psychologist reveals why so many marriages are falling apart and how to fix it

Research has revealed, for example, that people in a healthy marriage are some of the happiest couples in history.<p>Whereas those who are struggling in their marriage are more unhappy today than in the past.<p>When social psychologist Eli Finkel sought to understand why marriage is more extreme at both …

Divorce

DNA Sequencing Company Wants to Develop a Cancer Blood Test

Illumina, which dominates the DNA sequencing world, is dipping a very big toe into cancer testing. The California-based company has raised $100 …

We Might Not Exist if Not For This Accident That Happened 600 Million Years Ago

Amazing.<p>Millions of years ago, a random genetic accident may have enabled all of modern multicellular life to evolve. A single change was all that …

Want to Raise Happy and Successful Kids? Teach Them to Ask This Simple Question | Inc.com

What do you want to be when you grow up?<p>Wait, don't answer that. It's a trick question. In fact, it might be the trickiest question there is, at least if you want to be happy. (Yet adults ask kids that all the time.)<p>Instead, it turns out there's another, much better question to ask--and a much …

Self-improvement

Jennifer Lawrence on why she and Amy Schumer didn't dress the same at The Golden Globes

It could have been a red carpet moment to go down in history. But alas, Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer’s Golden Globes twin-dressing dreams did not come true last night.<p>When the BFFs were nominated in the same category, Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical, a few weeks ago, Lawrence said she …

The Playboy Mansion Is Selling for $200M and Hugh Hefner May Come With

The iconic 6-acre Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles' Holmby Hills is reportedly up for sale for $200 Million. However Hugh Hefner may stay on site as a …

Selling

The Secret to Amber Heard's Glow-y Skin at the Golden Globes

Amber Heard, who presented at last night's Golden Globe Awards, was undoubtedly a standout from the evening, as far as beauty is concerned. The 29-year-old actress showed up wearing a gorgeous floor-length peachy-pink floral gown with matching lipstick and the glowiest skin ever. We got the inside …

The search for a new Han Solo actor has finally come down to this handful of names

Among the mix are Miles Teller ("Fantastic Four"), Dave Franco ("Neighbors"), Ansel Elgort ("The Fault in Our Stars"), Jack Reynor ("Transformers: Age of Extinction"), Scott Eastwood ("The Longest Ride"), Logan Lerman ("Fury"), Emory Cohen ("Brooklyn"), and Blake Jenner (from the upcoming Richard …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.

Rainbow world: the most colourful places on Earth – in pictures

The world is full of landscapes that are so surreal, and so intensely coloured, that it’s hard to believe they really exist. Take a look at some of the strangest, and most vibrant, views in the world, from a pink lake in Senegal to striped rock formations in China

Superhumans Exist And Their DNA Is Worth Billions

Most of you would be familiar with Stan Lee’s superhumans – The Unbreakable, The Electro Man, The Hammer Head and numerous more. People who can …

Ebooks are changing the way we read, and the way novelists write

Our attention spans have shortened, we’re distracted, and authors have changed their style to suit, but these changes are part of the wider digital transformation<p>If you hand me the original paperback edition of Thomas Pynchon’s Gravity’s Rainbow I can, quickly and without too much scrabbling, find …

Writing

Playing in the Sand With Disney Golf at Walt Disney World Resort

No golfer likes hitting their ball out of a sand bunker. But if you have to be in one, the bunkers at Walt Disney World Resort’s courses are some …

Walt Disney Company

Food that markets to both genders confuses people’s tastebuds

Given the choice between a container of fruity yogurt and a tray of fried chicken, most women will gravitate toward the former and most men toward the latter, thanks in part to the way clever marketing strategies dictate our unconscious food preferences. What’s more, marketing food toward one …

Winnipeg

Queen Elizabeth Becomes Britain’s Longest Reigning Monarch

Prince Charles

14 Times Jake Peralta From 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Was the Funniest Cop on TV

Benson. Stabler. Columbo. Sipowicz. Kojak. These are just some of the biggest names in TV cop history. While they all have their own unique approaches to the detective game, none of them are quite like "Brooklyn Nine-Nine""s own Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg). Sure, he's childish and doesn't follow …

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Black Holes

10 Most Underrated Disney Movies Ever, Ranked

Is there a bigger name in animation than Disney?<p>Between 1937 and 2014, Walt Disney Animation Studios has released no less than 54 theatrical films, many of which are regarded as true classics of the medium. And naturally, some of them are less beloved. For every "Sleeping Beauty" or "The Little …

Animation

The Coddling of the American Mind

In the name of emotional well-being, college students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education—and mental health.<p><b>S</b>omething strange is happening at America’s colleges and universities. A movement is arising, undirected and …

Higher Education

Google Is Now Alphabet, And That Spells Big Things For Healthcare

If you’re searching for reasons why Google has renamed itself Alphabet, here’s one: It positions the tech company to expand into health care, which could be very healthy for its long-term fortunes.<p>Google’s health care ambitions are no secret. In the past year alone, the company has teased a pill …

Health Care

Nasa astronauts take first bites of lettuce grown in space: ‘Tastes like arugula’

The bountiful harvest aboard the International Space Station is part of Nasa’s Veggie experiment to make spacecrafts more self-sustaining for longer missions<p>It was one small bite for man, one giant meal for mankind.<p>On a gustatory adventure never attempted by humanity, astronauts have for the first …

Space Science