Debora Wilkinson

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Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

The Internet Is Bowing Down to Lady Gaga After Her Super Bowl Halftime Show

These are divisive times in America, but on Sunday night, for a moment, all was well. Pop superstar Lady Gaga headlined the Super Bowl halftime show, …

Lady Gaga

How Did Life Begin? Dividing Droplets Could Hold the Answer

A collaboration of physicists and biologists in Germany has found a simple mechanism that might have enabled liquid droplets to evolve into living …

Blue Straggler Stars Suck the Life Force of the Young

According to legend, vampires stay youthful for all of eternity by feeding on the blood of humans—the younger, the better. In space, something …

Universe

Why Is It Taking So Long To Figure Out Planet Nine?

<i>We have the mass and orbital parameters of a large planet in the outer solar system. Astronomers don’t seem to care?</i><p>Nothing short of caring deeply can cause astronomers to publish such a burst of papers on an as-yet theoretical planet, too distant to have already been captured by our numerous …

Universe

Decadent Mac and Cheese

Step 3<p>Spread ⅓ of the pasta in the bottom of a 9-by-13-inch baking dish. Top with ⅓ of the cheese mixture. Repeat with the remaining pasta and …

Cheese

Someone made a mashup of every Carpool Karaoke and it's the joy we need in the world

It’s safe to say that 2016 was a humungous year for James Corden and the incredibly popular segment from his <i>Late Late Show,</i> Carpool Karaoke.<p>The …

Your dreams just came true: Download any content on Netflix with this free app

After years of clamoring from users all around the world, Netflix finally — and somewhat surprisingly — gave subscribers what they wanted late last …

10 Majorly Useful Things You Can Do With Tea Bags

Smelly fridge? Greasy pans? Puffy eyes? There's a tea bag for that.<p>Smelly fridge? Greasy pans? Puffy eyes? There's a tea bag for that.

Yoko Ono Calls for Peace on the Anniversary of John Lennon's Death

Yoko Ono has issued a plea for peace amid the toll of gun violence on the 36th anniversary of her late husband John Lennon’s murder; Lennon was shot …

Yoko Ono

‘Wizardhood’: Watch All 8 ‘Harry Potter’ Movies Condensed to a Single 90-Minute Film in This Fan-Made Supercut

Richard Linklater, eat your heart out.<p>If your first thought upon seeing Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” was that what the world really needs is a …

North America is going to get a new billionaire every 6 days

North America can expect to mint a new billionaire every six days for the next five years.<p>That's according to Credit Suisse's 2016 global wealth report, which charts the number of millionaires and billionaires around the world, and forecasts trends in global wealth.<p>North America leads the world in …

North America

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

Breakfast

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This hypnotic illusion will make you hallucinate – without taking drugs

Scientists believe they have found a way to induce hallucinations in healthy individuals for the first time and have released a trippy video to prove it.<p>Researchers say the clip will make you hallucinate and hope the 'breakthrough' will lead to new treatments for people with Parkinson’s who may …

10 things you should never say to someone with depression

If you have a friend or family member who is depressed, you may not know what to say or you may say things that make the person feel worse. So how can you express your support?<p>Although you have the best intentions, it’s a difference between what you mean to say and what’s really being heard, said …

Health Care Industry

Google now lets you convert between RGB and Hex values

Google has evolved into being more than just a search engine. From the humble search box, you can find a wealth of information: from data on public transportation, to the political positions of those running for president. And now you can use it to convert between RGB and hex color values.<p>RGB and …

Artificial intelligence is quickly becoming as biased as we are

When you perform a Google search for every day queries, you don’t typically expect systemic racism to rear its ugly head. Yet, if you’re a woman searching for a hairstyle, that’s exactly what you might find.<p>A simple Google image search for ‘women’s professional hairstyles’ returns the …

14 Places Most Affected by Climate Change

Visit now, before these sites disappear.<p>As ice caps melt and wildfires rage, scientific assertions that climate change is occurring at a rate faster than formerly expected have become manifest in locales around the world. The effects of global warming have put many of the world’s prime travel …

Climate Change

Intense trailer for Evolution features a disturbing discovery

In the new film <i>Evolution</i>, Max Brebant plays a 10-year-old named Nicolas, who lives in a remote seaside village populated only by boys his age and …

Pangolins, Earth’s Most Beautiful and Trafficked Creatures, Finally Get Protection

The pangolin is the only known mammal with scales. Pangolins are beautiful, precious little creatures, often likened to an artichoke with legs. …

Endangered Species

This crazy new feature might be coming to the Galaxy Note 8

There’s really one thing Samsung has to improve by this time next year to make the Galaxy Note 8 an exciting device: the battery. Making one that …

It Would Cost a Whole Lot To Live on the Moon for One Year

This week Elon Musk announced plans to plans to build a “self-sustaining city” on Mars. It’s a thrilling notion, although folks were quick to point …

The West Coast can expect warm winters for the rest of this century — and the East Coast, frigid snowstorms

Donald Trump rather famously complained that climate change is just an elaborate Chinese hoax, and has used New York's frigid winter storms to mock …

Climate Change

Top 10 Wonders Of The World You Didn’t Know About!

For travel and history buffs, the “wonders of the world” have always been a source of bucket lists. How many tourist places you have visited in your …

Do no harm, don't discriminate: official guidance issued on robot ethics

Robot deception, addiction and possibility of AIs exceeding their remits noted as hazards that manufacturers should consider<p>Isaac Asimov gave us the basic rules of good robot behaviour: don’t harm humans, obey orders and protect yourself. Now the British Standards Institute has issued a more …

Robotics

Sleep Munchies: Why It's Harder To Resist Snacks When We're Tired

There's lots of evidence that getting too little sleep is associated with overeating and an increased body weight.<p>The question is, why? Part of the answer seems to be that skimping on sleep can disrupt our circadian rhythms. Lack of sleep can also alter hunger and satiety hormones.<p>Now, a new study …

Sleep

10 Easy Ways to Stop Eating So Much Sugar

“Eat less sugar” may be a short and sweet suggestion, but the USDA’s most recent dietary guidelines have gotten some pretty long-winded responses …

Nutrition