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29 Behind-The-Scenes Secrets You Learn About 'Strictly Come Dancing' When You Sit In The Audience

It's the hottest ticket in town.<p>BBC<p>Every year, more than five million people apply to be in the audience for ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, making it the …

Dancing

Hubble telescope spots evidence of water on Trappist-1 planets

Scientists say it's possible five Earth-sized planets orbiting Trappist-1, an ultra-cool dwarf star located 39 light years away, contain "significant amounts of water." An international team of astronomers used the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) to measure the amount of ultraviolet (UV) radiation …

Pensioner left with two black eyes in 'horrendous act of brutality' after asking man to stop urinating on house

A pensioner was beaten up in a "horrendous act of brutality" when he asked a man to stop urinating on his partner's house.<p>Derek Laidlaw, 70, was left him with severe facial injuries by an attacker who pinned him against a wall in Oldham, Greater Manchester.<p>Detectives released a picture of Mr …

Sociology

Words of wisdom

47 Episodes That Would Definitely Exist If "Friends" Had Been Set In Glasgow

"Ye want yer hole, doll?"<p>1. The one where Phoebe finds a thumb in a can of Irn-Bru, but doesn't sue Barr because she's "no a grass."<p><b>2. The one where Joey and Chandler adopt a mangled city pigeon and a furious seagull.</b><p>3. The one where they're all insufferable hipsters who hang out at Artisan</b> …

8 Charts Reveal The Crazy Numbers Behind NASA's New Monster Rocket

This is how they want to get us to Mars.<p>Earlier this month, NASA announced the first mission it will be launching aboard its monster rocket, called …

The Hardest Home Chest Workout with No Weights Allowed

Whether you want to clock in an extra workout at home or you simply don’t go to gym and do all your training at home, or perhaps you’re traveling and …

Bodybuilding

The One Exercise You Should Do Before Every Single Workout

It'll open up your hips, ankles, and upper back, and activate your core and glutes—all so you can perform your best<p>Warmups are important. They improve your range of motion, reduce your risk of injury, and prime your muscles so that you can perform at your absolute best.<p>But what if we told you that …

Exercise

My friend did this to someone last night.

11 Killer Ab Moves

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32 Times Scottish Twitter Was The Funniest Place On The Internet

Scottish Twitter is the cultural commentator we all truly need.

12 mind tricks that will make people like you and help you get ahead

Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you encounter.<p>None of these tricks are deceitful or disingenuous, except for number six, and I trust that you'll only use that one with good reason.<p>As soon as you become …

Emotional Intelligence

8 Ways You Can See Einstein's Theory of Relativity in Real Life

Photo Credit: Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty<p>Slide 1 of 15<p>Profound implications<p>Relativity is one of the most famous scientific theories of the 20th …

Physics

4 Exercises, 10 Minutes, 1 Tough Workout

Use this explosive routine to burn an insane amount of calories<p>This 10-minute workout may shock you. That’s because even if you’re fit, it’s likely to push you to your limit. Will you have enough horsepower? Well, you’re about to find out what’s under your hood.<p>At first glance, the workout looks …

Exercise

Cardio Week 2015! Low-Impact Leanout

Send your calorie burn and heart rate through the roof—without moving your feet. And check back every day this week for a new heart-pumping workout<p>For Cardio Week 2015 at <i>Men’s Health</i>, we’ll feature a brand-new, equipment-free workout every day. These routines are fast, they’re hard, and they’re a …

The Get Lean Workout

This is your ticket to a leaner, more shredded body<p>Some things in life are complicated—taxes, rocket science, women—but losing your spare tire doesn’t have to be one of them.<p>This 30-minute fat-loss workout is as simple as it gets. It consists of only 8 exercises—but those movements were …

The Skyscraper of the Future

The push to build a new kind of tower has begun.<p>There's something inherently absurd about skyscrapers. They defy gravity and high winds. They require years of challenging high-altitude construction. They're dizzying to look at—from the ground and from their top floors, where a sense of vertigo is …

Skyscrapers

The Spartacus Workout

Sculpt a lean body and get in the best shape of your life

Tennent's T-Tap will plumb Scotland's lager straight into your home

T-TAPs will finally allow lager fans to pour themselves their favourite pint straight from the tap while in the comfort of their own home.<p>TENNENT's …

We now have the technology to really test Einstein's theory of relativity

A century ago this year, a young Swiss physicist, who had already revolutionized physics with discoveries about the relationship between space and …

Telescope Spies Star Extravaganza in Deep Space 'Altar' (Photo, Video)

An extravaganza of stars, colorful clouds of gas and dust, and the emerging pillar of a cosmic nebula are all packed together in the same deep--space …

Uranus, Venus and Mars! See Planets in the March Night Sky

March should be a great month for spotting planets for skywatchers, weather permitting.<p>Venus is becoming increasingly more prominent in the evening …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Jack Johnson Career Tribute

Careers

This man was given a moral dilemma at his job interview. What happens next is genius

Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the offing, here …

Astronomy

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This was the first thing I ever favorited; somewhat timely with NYE right around the corner.