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It's Guy Fawkes Day — here's his signature before and after he was tortured

It's Guy Fawkes Day!<p>On this day, the UK celebrates the foiling of a plot to kill King James I in 1605 by lighting fireworks and, in a morbid twist, burning an effigy of poor Guy.<p>It's easy to forget that this celebration has grim roots. Guy Fawkes was part of a Catholic plot to kill a Protestant …

Michael Cheika accepts he did not adequately prepare Australia for Scotland, and defends Craig Joubert

Cheika made the striking admission that his team were not "prepared very well" before leaping to an impassioned defence of Joubert<p>Michael Cheika has given a bracingly candid verdict on his own deficiencies as a coach, claiming that he did not prepare his Wallabies team adequately for their</b> …

Michael Cheika

Trains carrying refugees reach Germany as EU asylum checks collapse

Packed trains have arrived in Austria and Germany after Hungarian police suddenly allowed migrants camped around Budapest rail stations to leave the country without visa checks.<p>A laboratory for refugee politics: inside Passau, the 'German Lampedusa'<p>Read more<p>As men, women and children – many fleeing …

Trains

37 Carrot Recipes, for Soups, Salads, Side Dishes, and More

We could eat these veggies every day of the week—and these 24 carrot recipes really sparkle.<p><b>We love carrots for their versatility:</b> These sweet root veggies are perfect in just about everything from soup to raw salads to roasted side dishes. These 37 carrot recipes really…sparkle.

Food

First supermoon of 2015 – in pictures

The sight of a perigee moon happens when the moon is full and makes its closest approach to Earth. The next supermoons will be on 28 September and 27 October

Supermoon

The surprising second lives of prisons | CNN Travel

Travel

A look inside the world's superhouses – in pictures

A new book and exhibition looks at some of the world’s most extraordinary houses, including a transformed cement factory outside Barcelona, a prefabricated house in the Netherlands, a restored 12th-century castle in England, and a futuristic seaside escape on the coast of Victoria.<p>• McCartney’s …

Architecture

Child sex probe against ex-PM Heath spreads to two more regions

LONDON (Reuters) - Police forces in two further British regions said on Tuesday they were examining allegations of historical child sexual abuse against the late former prime minister Edward Heath.<p>Former Prime Minister Edward Heath, February 8, 1995<p>The revelations by police in Jersey and in Kent …

North Africa

Nigel Slater’s quick chicken laksa recipe

The recipe<p>Into a food processor put two small hot red chillies, two roughly chopped inner stalks of lemongrass, two cloves of garlic, the juice of a lime, a handful each of coriander leaves and mint, three teaspoons of turmeric and three tablespoons of groundnut oil. Process to a rough paste.<p>Warm a …

Chicken Breast

Hitler painting withdrawn from auction

A Los Angeles auction house has withdrawn a still-life watercolor painted by a young Adolf Hitler, which was due to be auctioned on Thursday.<p>Nate D Sanders, a Los Angeles-based memorabilia collector, confirmed it withdrew the painting but refused to comment on the decision. The auction was to be …

Art

This Slow-Mo Clip Shows What It’s Like to Photograph Planes Landing at Maho Beach

A video posted by Paul Luning (@pluning) on Feb 14, 2015 at 9:45am PST<p>Maho Beach in the Caribbean islands is famous for being a place where you can …

'Heroic' giant rats sniff out landmines in Tanzania

Rookie rodents are trained to scent out mines – and find missed cases of TB<p>The pre-dawn silence at the foot of the Uluguru mountains is disturbed only by the cries of drowsy birds, the whisper of boots through grass and an intermittent clicking sound that is irresistible to 60 pairs of tiny, almost …

War

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Here’s a Look Back on 25 Years of Digital Photo Editing

Today marks the 25 year anniversary of Adobe Photoshop being launched and changing the way we see the world. Here’s a look at how Photoshop started …

An experimental Ebola vaccine looks promising in a human trial

It was made by introducing an Ebola gene in a chimpanzee cold virus<p>An Ebola vaccine produced using a chimpanzee common cold virus appears to be safe to use on humans, according to a study published today in the<i>New England Journal of Medicine</i><i>.</i> Three different doses of vaccine were tested on healthy …

This Vietnamese Photographer Has Strange Ways of Framing His Shots

22-year-old Vietnamese photographer Nguyen Dinh An is making headlines in his country. The attention isn’t for his photographs, but for the bizarre …

Nine people choke to death eating mochi rice cakes in Japan

Traditional consumption of mochi rice cakes during New Year celebrations leaves 13 more people in serious condition<p>Japan’s habitual New Year killer has struck again, after nine people were reported to have died in recent days from choking on rice cakes.<p>Mochi – glutinous cakes of pounded rice – are …

Japan

Price of olive oil soaring after worst harvest in over a decade

Forget scouring the January sales for clothes and electrical goods and cheap Christmas wrapping paper for next year – the thing to be stocking up on this month is olive oil.<p>A dreadful 12 months for olives in several major producing countries has led to 2014 being labelled the “black year” for the …

Oilseed

The Most Amazing Science And Technology Images Of The Year

We've rounded up 2014's most mind-blowing images for your viewing pleasure<p>Each week at <i>Popular Science</i>, the staff scours the web for the most amazing images from the realms of science and technology. We liked this year's weekly gallery images so much that we compiled our favorite visualizations, …

Arabian Sea

Record-breaking tortilla attempt turns into big embarrassment for Spanish city

It was meant to be a record-breaking take on one of Spain’s most typical dishes.<p>But instead the three-tonne Spanish omelette cooked up in the Basque city of Vitoria this summer has sparked a political row, with city councillors arguing that its only function so far has been to brand the city as the …

What’s the Fastest Lens Theoretically Possible? And What Would it Look Like?

We’ve told you about some pretty fast lenses in the past — from the legendary Zeiss 50mm f/0.7 lenses made for NASA and used by Stanley Kubrick to …

Understanding the Israel-Palestine Conflict through Photographic Activism - Photographs and text by ActiveStills Collective | LensCulture

The ActiveStills collective was established in 2005 by a group of Israeli and international documentary photographers, out of a strong conviction that photography is a vehicle for social and political change. We believe in the power of images to shape public attitudes and to raise awareness on …

Israel

Christmas on a budget: the Skint Foodie’s six-week plan

Christmas can be a bit of an issue if you’re frazzled of mind, hard up and by yourself. But I’ve spent the last eight of them alone and on benefits and, apart from last year when I was unwell, each one has been a blessed and tranquil respite, albeit a brief one, from a scary and troubling world. …

Translogic 162: Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire

Harley Goes All-Electric With LiveWire Concept Motorcycle<p>For many, Harley-Davidson stands for freedom, individuality and, most importantly, the loud, lumpy rumble of a powerful gas engine. That's why the storied motorcycle manufacturer has been cautious in its approach to electrification. In order …

The Math Behind the Rolling Shutter Phenomenon

I remember seeing the photo above on Flickr once, and having my brain melt slightly from trying to figure out what went wrong.<p>The issue was the …

Wings and Wheels 2014

Wings and Wheels 2014

Savory Oatmeal Is The New Breakfast Of Champions. Here Are 13 Ways To Make It.

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …