Ethan Raphael S Chua

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Kepler telescope spies 'most Earth-like' worlds to date

<b>The search for a far-off twin of Earth has turned up two of the most intriguing candidates yet.</b><p>Scientists say these new worlds are the right size and distance from their parent star, so that you might expect to find liquid water on their surface.<p>It is impossible to know for sure. Being 1,200 …

Universe

Animals blasted into space on Russian science mission - CBBC Newsround

Mice, geckos and gerbils, amongst other creatures, were blasted into orbit above the Earth today on a mission to test the effects of long space flight.<p>A Russian Soyuz rocket took off from Kazakhstan at 11am UK time on Friday morning, with the animals on board.<p>They'll be monitored as they orbit the …

Space Travel

Sir Alex Ferguson: Wayne Rooney will not leave Manchester United for Paris Saint Germain

Sir Alex Ferguson has played down the prospect of Wayne Rooney leaving Manchester United for Paris Saint Germain this summer.<p>Rooney's future at Old Trafford has come under renewed scrutiny since he was substituted during United's 2-2 draw at West Ham on Wednesday.<p>The 27 year-old remains keen to …

Messi could be set for Barca return

Lionel Messi could return for Barcelona's La Liga game against Levante on Saturday, but no risks will be taken to ensure he is ready for Tuesday's …

Google deal with EU regulates search results – report

In a sweeping proposed deal with European antitrust regulators, Google(s goog) has agreed to increase the prominence of links to competitors like …

Life Of Pi

• <b>Author:</b> Yann Martel<p>One boy, one boat, one tiger . . . After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, a solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild, blue Pacific. The only survivors from the wreck are a sixteen year-old boy named Pi, a hyena, a zebra (with a broken leg), a female orang-utan -- and a …

Les Misérables

• <b>Author:</b> Victor Hugo<p><i>Les Misérables</i> by Victor Hugo is a novel that follows the lives and interactions of several French characters including the struggles of ex-convict Jean Valjean and his experience of redemption.

Coraline

• <b>Author:</b> Neil Gaiman<p>There is something strange about Coraline's new home. It's not the mist, or the cat that always seems to be watching her, nor the signs of danger that Miss Spink and Miss Forcible, her new neighbours, read in the tea leaves. It's the other house - the one behind the old door in …

Human Ancestor Reconstructed, Halfway Between Chimp And Human

A recent descendent of Homo gets a complete skeleton.<p>In 2008, researchers found remains of a few early human-like beings in a cave in South Africa. Now, they've pieced them together into one of the most complete skeletons of a human ancestor ever made.<p>The skeletons belong to a new species of …

Stephen Hawking Says Humans Won't Survive Another 1,000 Years On Earth

Physicist Stephen Hawking, speaking at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said if humans don't migrate from the planet Earth to colonize other planets, they'll face extinction in 1,000 years. So, phew, we're good, guys. We've got like 900-plus years to just sit on this. That's a …

Did You Pay To Name A Planet? You Got Scammed

The International Astronomical Union issues a special report to let you know you’ve probably been screwed.<p>Most of the more than 800 exoplanets discovered have unbelievably boring names — 16 Cygni Bb or HD 41004 Ab, to name a couple. So some enterprising entrepreneurs have started a naming contest …

Arctic will be basically ice-free by summer 2050, NOAA study says

It's been apparent for several years now that the Arctic is melting. But it's melting much faster than most studies previously predicted. As early as 2020 and no later than 2050, it will be almost completely ice-free, according to a new paper out this week. "It's pretty scary how rapidly all this …

A Hyperlapse Made Entirely of Google Street View Photos

A truly fresh and clever idea. Teehan+Lax, a digital experience company, has created a hyperlapse video using photos taken from Google’s Street View. …

Time-lapse Photography

Immersive 360° Panorama Timelapse Lets You Experience the Aurora Borealis

If you’ve always wanted to feast your eyes on the aurora borealis but haven’t had the time or the money to travel to areas of the world where the …

Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

Go the F**k to Sleep (Enhanced Edition)

• <b>Author:</b> Adam Mansbach & Ricardo Cortés<p><i>Go the F**k to Sleep</i> is a bedtime book for parents who live in the real world, where a few snoozing kitties and cutesy rhymes don’t always send a toddler sailing blissfully off to dreamland. Profane, affectionate, and radically honest, it captures the …

All By My Selves

• <b>Author:</b> Jeff Dunham<p><b>"The most popular standup comic in the U.S." --Time</b> <br>Whether he's breathing life into Walter, an old curmudgeon; Peanut, an over-caffeinated purple maniac; or Achmed, a screaming, skeletal, dead terrorist, comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham is the straight man to some of the …

How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You

• <b>Author:</b> The Oatmeal<p>Jesus Rollerblading Christ--another helping of TheOatmeal! Mrow, MOAR kitty comics. Mr. Oats delivers a sidesplitting serving of cat humor in his new book, <i>How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You</i>.<p>If your cat is kneading you, that's not a sign of affection. Your cat is …

Sh*t My Dad Says

• <b>Author:</b> Justin Halpern<p>“This book is ridiculously hilarious, and makes my father look like a normal member of society.”<br>—Chelsea Handler<p>“Read this unless you’re allergic to laughing.”<br>—Kristen Bell<p>“If you’re wondering if there is a real man behind the quotes on Twitter, the answer is a definite and …

Chocolate, Please

• <b>Author:</b> Lisa Lampanelli<p>Lisa Lampanelli, who Howard Stern calls “a true original and a brilliant comedy mind,” reveals all in Chocolate, Please, a jaw-droppingly hilarious, politically incorrect memoir on everything from relationships, food, and fat to why once you go black, you never go back. The …

My Inappropriate Life

• <b>Author:</b> Heather McDonald<p>In this hilarious account of her venture into motherhood, <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author and <i>Chelsea Lately</i> writer and star Heather McDonald explains her outrageous attempts to have it all—her way.<p>Following her laugh-out-loud <i>New York Times</i> bestseller <i>You’ll Never Blue Ball</i> …

Long Exposure Neon Waterfalls | Colossal

<p>Like a freak midnight rainbow, this ongoing series of lit waterfalls titled Neon Luminance is part of a collaboration between Sean Lenz and …

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