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10 Taco Recipes from Around the World

1 of 10<p>Texas-Style Puffy Barbacoa Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>New England Lobster Roll Tacos<p>3 of 10<p>Japanese Tako Tacos<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Miami Cubano …

New England

Center Of The Milky Way Has Thousands Of Black Holes, Study Shows

The supermassive black hole lurking at the center of our galaxy appears to have a lot of company, according to a new study that suggests the monster is surrounded by about 10,000 other black holes.<p>For decades, scientists have thought that black holes should sink to the center of galaxies and …

Black Holes

Can You Tell Why Eyebrows Are Raising Over This Picture Of Trump's White House Interns?

Summer is around the corner, and for a select group of young Americans, that means the chance to serve in the White House as an intern. But the …

Donald Trump

Her Teen Died Because Of A Hickey, Doctors Warn It’s More Common Than You Think

This 17-year-old teen from Mexico City, died from a stroke... from a hickey.<p>The bite his girlfriend gave him led to a blood clot, which resulted in a …

Mexico City

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Facebook’s Role in Data Misuse Sets Off Storms on Two Continents

WASHINGTON — Facebook on Sunday faced a backlash about how it protects user data, as American and British lawmakers demanded that it explain how a political data firm with links to President Trump’s 2016 campaign was able to harvest private information from more than 50 million Facebook profiles …

Cambridge Analytica

Grow weed at McGill University and get a degree?

Learn to grow weed and get a university degree — sounds like the premise for a new TV show, but it’s actually quite the reality at McGill University …

This Is Why You Don't See People-Size Salmon Anymore

While the orcas of Puget Sound are sliding toward extinction, orcas farther north have been expanding their numbers. Their burgeoning hunger for big fish may be causing the killer whales' main prey, chinook salmon, to shrink up and down the West Coast.<p>Chinook salmon are also known as kings: the …

Aquaculture

French Food Waste Law Changing How Grocery Stores Approach Excess Food

Every morning at a supermarket called Auchan in central Paris, Magdalena Dos Santos has a rendezvous with Ahmed "Doudou" Djerbrani, a driver from the French food bank.<p>Dos Santos, who runs the deli section of the store, is in charge of supervising the store's food donations. She sets aside prepared …

Agriculture
Scott Pruitt

Experts Say These 5 Things Mean You're Overthinking To The Point Of Exhaustion

Hi, my name is Julia, and yes, I will be analyzing every bit of this conversation when it ends. OK, I’m exaggerating — well, sort of. Overthinkers, …

Self-help

This Trump accuser’s story is well-supported and convincing. His response is not.

Trump’s latest statement on sexual misconduct allegations: call it the security camera defense.<p>The president of the United States offered his latest response on Tuesday to one of the multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against him.<p>Rachel Crooks told the Washington Post on Monday that Trump …

Donald Trump

Passenger drops farts so putrid pilot is forced to make emergency landing

A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing after a row caused by a passenger who refused to stop farting.<p>The passenger apparently kept breaking …

Cabin Crew

Neil deGrasse Tyson Drops Science on 'Thoughts and Prayers' Crowd After Florida School Shooting

Celebrity astrophysicist says evidence indicates the power of prayer “is insufficient to stop bullets from killing school children”<p>Neil deGrasse …

New credit card skimmer worked in plain sight at Aldi stores

Police in Lower Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania have spotted a group of thieves who are placing completely camouflaged skimmers on top of credit card terminals in Aldi stores. The skimmers, which the gang placed in plain sight of surveillance video cameras, look exactly like the original credit card …

Identity Theft

SpaceX is launching its broadband satellites into orbit this week

<b>Update (February 19, 2018):</b> <i>SpaceX’s launch has been delayed to February 21 to allow for more detailed inspections of the updated fairing; the exact takeoff schedule hasn’t been announced yet, but we’ll update this post when we learn more.</i><p>Following the success of its Falcon Heavy launch, SpaceX is …

Poison pass: the man who became immune to snake venom

Rock singer Steve Ludwin has been injecting himself with snake venom for 30 years. In a strange twist, his bizarre habit could now save thousands of lives. His former partner Britt Collins tells his outlandish story<p>Sometime in 2006, when my ex-boyfriend failed to show up for dinner, I assumed …

Zoology

‘Ohhh that’s f*cking filthy’ is the U.K.’s new favorite porn meme

There are plenty of memes that repurpose porn captions as punchlines, but it’s been a while since we’ve seen a good one. Leave it to U.K. Twitter to …

Want to Win an Argument? Science Says Stop Doing This 1 Thing

Once you start yelling, your listener will struggle to process what you say rationally.<p>Things don't always go smoothly in life, and when you encounter a bump, the temptation to yell at others can explode. Don't do it--a raised voice is one of the biggest swords you can drive into the stomach of …

Self-help

Couple hid house behind garage door to flout planning laws

A couple built a new house in their garage then hid it behind a fake door to get round planning rules.<p>Dr Reeta Herzallah and Hamdi Almasri carried …

An effortless way to improve your memory

A surprisingly potent technique can boost your short and long-term recall – and it appears to help everyone from students to Alzheimer’s patients.<p>When trying to memorise new material, it’s easy to assume that the more work you put in, the better you will perform. Yet taking the occasional down time …

The Brain

White Man Told Police That 2 Black Men Tried to Rob Him at Gunpoint; Surveillance Footage Told Another Story

Nobody has your back like Mama does. And it took one particularly insistent mother—and the surveillance video she pushed police to review—to stop her …

Crime

Incredible 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page and Sink Into the Ground

Hungarian anamorphic artist Sandor Vamos creates incredible trick-of-the-eye 3D drawings that seem to jump from the page. With an integral understanding of angles and a knack for perspective, Vamos uses clever shading, line work, and perspectives to create his hand-drawn 3D optical illusions. From …

Richard Pryor and Marlon Brando were lovers, Pryor's widow confirms

Jennifer Lee Pryor, who was twice married to the comedian, corroborates claims by music producer Quincy Jones, noting that ‘it was the 70s’ and ‘drugs were still good’<p>Quincy Jones said what? Star interviews that got us all talking<p>The widow of Richard Pryor has confirmed a claim by music producer …

Marlon Brando

Scientists Just Identified The Physical Source of Anxiety in The Brain

And they can control it with light.<p>We're not wired to feel safe all the time, but maybe one day we could be.<p>A new study investigating the …

Lefties, you should feel very special

Only 1 in 10 humans are left handed. So why does it happen at all?<p>In graduate school, I earned beer money by modeling for life drawing classes in various art departments. (Don’t judge, grad school doesn’t pay well and beer isn’t free.) In the long hours standing around, I would survey the room and …

Are You Socially Awkward? Use These 20 Tips To Help You Communicate with Confidence | Inc.com

Not everyone has the ability to walk into any room, job interview, dinner party or public gathering and "own it."<p>If you struggle in social situations, here are 20 tips to help you become a more confident communicator.<p>Never forget, when in doubt, the most valuable thing that you can give someone is …

Public Speaking

The ‘begpacker’ phenomenon shows how fake poverty has become a status symbol

Traveling the world for free has always been a privileged, utopian dream. Whether it’s hitchhiking and scrubbing floors in a hostel or ashram or “WWOOF-ing” (working on an organic farm in exchange for a free place to live), travelers have found ways to live a version of their frugal dream.<p>But in …

Social Media