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These 17 panoramas and GIFs show the first moon landing in unbelievable detail

When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon, they did what any tourist would do — take hundreds of photos.<p>A few of these images are more famous than others, like the one of Aldrin with Armstrong reflected in his visor, and the one of Aldrin looking at the American flag.<p>But people at NASA …

GIF Animations

There's another new Tesla on the way, but nobody's talking about it yet

You can pre-order a Model X right now, but the Model 3 isn't expected to arrive until 2017.<p>These two Teslas are all anyone has been talking about lately — especially Wall Street analysts who want to figure out which way Tesla's extremely volatile stock price is headed.<p>But Tesla is working on …

Leaked documents show Amazon is making a big play to bypass UPS and FedEx

On Tuesday, Bloomberg described internal documents from 2013 that laid out Amazon's plan to build up a global delivery network.<p>The project, internally called Dragon Boat, is intended to launch a new business called Global Supply Chain by Amazon as soon as this year, and would compete directly with …

Jeff Bezos

A tiny European country just made an unprecedented move in the space mining business

Some have gone so far as to say that asteroid mining could grow to become the world's first trillion dollar business, but that still remains to be seen.<p>So far, Luxembourg and the US are the only two countries in the world who have begun to take legal action toward securing property rights for …

16 luxurious train trips that will make you not want to travel any other way

As Mark Smith, a British travel writer, told the Herald Sun, "A great train ride is that triple combination of the scenery outside the train, the experience inside the train and the people you meet and things that happen on that specific trip which make it memorable."<p>These 16 train journeys will …

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ISIS Beheads 81-Year-Old Scholar Who Tried To Protect Antiquities

ISIS militants beheaded a renowned Syrian archaeologist in the ancient town of Palmyra, and then hung his body from one of the town's Roman columns.<p>NPR's Alice Fordham reported on the brutal murder of 81-year-old Khaled al-Asaad:<p>"The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and Syrian state media report …

Owls use 'stealth technology' to help capture prey

Study reveals that owls’ flight feathers absorb aerodynamic sound and suppress vibrations, allowing them to swoop on their quarry in perfect silence<p>Owls are equipped with highly developed stealth technology that helps them swoop on prey undetected, a study has shown.<p>The nocturnal hunters have …

Dark side of the moon captured by Nasa satellite a million miles from Earth

The US space agency has released a picture taken from its Deep Space Climate Observatory showing the moon as it moves in front of the sunlit side of Earth<p>In an unusual treat for astronomers, and perhaps Pink Floyd fans, what is often known as the dark side of the moon has been captured, fully …

Pink Floyd

Humans are endangering the most abundant animal on the planet

Barely longer than your thumb, weighing under an ounce and nearly translucent, delicate crustaceans known as krill are vital to ocean ecosystems around the world. In the waters that encircle Antarctica, krill are an essential food source for penguins, baleen and blue whales (which can eat as much …

Remarkable 240-Year-Old Doll Automaton Can Write Actual Programmable Text

Designed and constructed in the 1770s, this extraordinary little doll is actually a self-operating machine that's believed by some to be one of the oldest examples of a computer. Known as “The Writer,” the automaton was built by Swiss-born watchmaker Pierre Jaquet-Droz in order to entertain …

Kia GT Announcement Coming Soon, GT4 Stinger Sports Car Not So Likely

Kia will soon have an offering in the sporty ‘four-door coupe’ segment in the form of a production version of its striking GT concept, which was …

Piltdown Man, Beringer’s lying stones, dinosaurs… are they all hoaxes?

Palaeontologists of the past have fallen for some barely believable fakes. So what to think about ultra-sceptics who still question the existence of dinosaurs?<p>The history of palaeontology is littered with examples of famous frauds and fakes, often with eminent researchers in the field being …

Paleontology

Ancient planetary system with its own sun-like star found in the galaxy

Discovery of five planets orbiting around Kepler 444 suggests ancient worlds might lurk around other stars in more habitable reaches of the Milky Way<p>The discovery of five archaic planets around one of the oldest stars in the galaxy has raised the possibility that the Milky Way might be home to …

Building leviathan

Spotlight<p>South Korea leads the world in shipbuilding innovation, but competition for the first position is on<p>By GE Look ahead Posted November 16, 2014<p>…

The Smart Home — When Will People Get It?

Have you received your Robot Butler yet?<p>Don’t hold your breath — it doesn’t exist. Instead, the fake robots that arrived at the doorstep of Martha …

The 30 best closing lines in films

Putin’s Loss of German Trust Seals the West’s Isolation of Russia

Vladimir Putin has long had a soft spot for Germany. As an officer of the KGB in the late 1980s, he was stationed in the East German city of Dresden, …

10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

Living Rooms

Audience launches software that improves PC speech quality and voice recognition

Audience, a maker of voice-processing chips for mobile phones, is launching its first stand-alone software to improve voice recognition and speech quality on PCs, tablets, and all-in-one computers.<p>The Audience S1.0 software uses similar advanced voice-processing technologies that the company uses …

How 21 Big Tech Companies Got Their Names

Tech company names<p>The expression ‘what’s in a name’ – or the slightly more poetic ‘a rose by any other name’ – means, essentially, that a name doesn’t matter. It suggests that it’s the attributes of a person or object that will dictate what it truly is and how it is seen by the world.<p>However, in …

5 Ways The Internet Will Revolutionize Work And Play By 2025

One limiting factor has been connectivity speeds, which haven’t grown to allow for more sophisticated services and, in the U.S., have even fallen …

Do You Think Like an Entrepreneur?

<i>Ilya Pozin is a serial entrepreneur, writer, and investor. He is the founder of online video entertainment platform Pluto.TV, social greeting card company Open Me, and digital marketing agency Ciplex.</i><p>Entrepreneurs are a breed of their own. While many people fantasize about breaking free from their …