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These Are the Best Photos of the 2016 Perseids Meteor Shower

Satellites, planes and comets transit across the night sky under stars that appear to rotate above Corfe Castle, United<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Dan Kitwood—Getty …

Perseids

NASA’s Next Missions Will Blow Our Minds

Despite reduced funding, the agency is forging ahead after Juno’s successful entry into Jupiter’s orbit—searching for Earth-like exoplanets, planning …

The Juno spacecraft orbiting Jupiter has a Lego crew on board

To get kids interested in science<p>When the Juno spacecraft arrived at Jupiter earlier this week, it carried with it three tiny passengers: Lego figurines of the Roman god Jupiter, his wife Juno, and Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei.<p>The three figurines were installed on the spacecraft as part of …

Astronomy

Surprise as Pistorius jailed for six years over girlfriend's murder

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South African Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius was sent back to jail for six years on Wednesday for murdering Reeva Steenkamp, less than half the 15 year minimum term sought by prosecutors.<p>Pistorius, who fatally shot his girlfriend four times through a toilet door, has …

Oscar Pistorius

Stephen Hawking says escape from a black hole is possible — kind of

"They are not the eternal prisons they were once thought," Dr. Hawking said in a talk last year. "If you feel you are trapped in a black hole, don't give up. There is a way out."<p>He posted his paper on arXiv, a pre-peer review site, in January. This month, the paper was finally published in the …

Here’s How Ravish Kumar Brought The Indian Internet To A Standstill Last Night

"Our job is only to question those in power, not to stir or incite our audience's emotions."

Deadpool review – Ryan Reynolds' pansexual superhero is needy, neurotic and very entertaining

Reynolds deploys likable Clooneyesque goof in this shriekingly self-aware and very violent super-antihero Marvel vehicle<p>The meta the better. This seems to be the mission statement for this horribly violent, shriekingly self-aware and macabre Marvel super-antihero movie. It’s the funniest Ryan …

Ryan Reynolds

New 'Captain America: Civil War' Trailer Causes Major Speculation

"You chose the wrong side."<p>With a great trailer comes great responsibility.<p>And Marvel did a perfect job of causing major speculation over the new trailer for "Captain America: Civil War" that premiered during Super Bowl 50.<p>One of the biggest mysteries of the movie is how Spider-Man will be …

Watch Jimmy Fallon Sing Star Wars Medley A Capella with Carrie Fisher, Daisy Ridley, Harrison Ford and More

John Williams’ iconic score never sounded so good.<p>Jimmy Fallon and The Roots delivered yet another viral hit with the newest <i>Tonight Show</i> a capella …

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Falling Skies Season 5 Interviews: Moon Bloodgood, Drew Roy, Sarah Carter, Connor Jessup and More [Comic-Con 2015]

The cast and creators of TNT’s <b>Falling Skies</b> came to Comic-Con 2015 to talk about the show’s last season and what fans can expect from the series …

Happy Birthday, Chris Pratt! See 38 of His Most Hilarious Instagram Captions

We're wishing Chris Pratt a very happy 38th birthday! And in honor of the dashing <i>Jurassic World</i> star, we're celebrating with laughs—courtesy, that …

Jurassic World

‘Apotheosis’ Time-Lapse Captures the Northern Lights During a Solar Maximum

Our sun goes through a solar cycle with an average length of 11 years, and the period of greatest solar activity during each cycle is called the …

Thousands of dogs and cats slaughtered at China festival despite government promises to crack down

Sellers kept the dogs dozens to a cage before electrocuting and skinned them alive, before serving them with lychee<p>Thousands of cats and dogs have been slaughtered at the Yulin Festival despite government promises to end the practice which has been condemned internationally on grounds of animal …

The Week in Spandex - Ant-Man, The Punisher, Spider-Man, X-Men: Apocalypse, Gambit, Batman v Superman, Suicide Squad, Batman Beyond, Hit Girl and more

<i>In this edition of The Week in Spandex, we look at Ant-Man, Captain America: Civil War, The Punisher, Daredevil, Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.,</i> …

Green ghost town: Nature overtakes an abandoned Chinese village

Creeping vines and other flora have enveloped a small, formerly inhabited fishing village on Shengshan Island roughly 40 miles east of Shanghai, …

I filmed a murder victim's last moments

How an ordinary afternoon ended in horror for a filmmaker working on the BBC's police documentary, The Met<p>When I started working on the BBC documentary series The Met, about the workings of the Metropolitan Police, I was aware that I might be witness to difficult scenes - but I never expected to …

#HappyFathersDay: Celebs pay tribute to dads on social media

Whether they’re celebrating their first Father’s Day or paying tribute to their own dad, celebrities took to social media on Sunday to honor the dads …

Lessons from 7 famous authors who hated their job

Today started like every other day. With a blank page.<p>Articles need to be written. To-do lists need to be completed. But still that pesky little cursor stays in the same spot taunting me with his methodical disappearing and re-appearing act.<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the …

The strange expertise of burglars

How do you break into a house without breaking a sweat? David Robson delves into the “flow state” of professional robbers – and finds how to beat them.<p>At first, it feels almost too easy. Against the gentle rustling of leaves, I walk through the back gate, across the lawn, and open the door, all of …

Credit Cards

America's Largest Mental Hospital Is a Jail

At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients.<p>It was 9 o’clock in the morning at Cook County Jail, but in the subterranean holding cells where dozens await their …

Russian supergrass 'poisoned after being tricked into visiting Paris’

Deadly substance derived from a rare plant may have been put into Alexander Perepilichnyy’s food or drink during trip to France, according to the latest theory<p>A Russian supergrass was lured to his death by an assassin who tricked him into leaving his English home for Paris where he was poisoned, it …

The Nightmare Trailer Is Terrifying

Rodney Ascher’s <i>The Nightmare</i> looks like a very scary documentary. As you can see in this trailer, via Indiewire, the oneiric film examines the …

Ricky Gervais Media on Twitter: "Ricky Gervais rant on Facebook may just be the best thing he's ever written. http://t.co/r6bCFVeWwi"

New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>Replying to @<b>GervaisTwonks</b><p>0 replies 5 retweets 1 like<p>New conversation<p>End of conversation<p>Replying to …

New Nikon 1 V3 Flagship Mirrorless Camera - Smaller, Faster & Now With Wi-Fi • Camera News and Reviews

Nikon’s third-generation Series 1 camera is here. The new Nikon 1 V3 flagship mirrorless camera is slimmed-down, lightened-up, and built for speed. …

24 Photos That Prove Selena Gomez Is Best Friends With Everyone

If you follow <b>Selena Gomez</b> on Instagram, you know she boasts a very active social life. As in, she jets off to St. Tropez with supermodels, parties in Dubai with A-List celebrities, and has heart-to-heart conversations with iconic TV legends on a daily basis. Seriously, this <i>chica</i> knows and loves …

Selena Gomez

The Hats of the Kentucky Derby: In Pictures

America's 13 Best Amusement Parks That Aren't Six Flags

<i>By Adam Lapetina</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/Doug Jones</i><p>When it comes to amusement parks, one big name comes to mind: Chris Sawyer, the designer of <i>Roller Coaster Tycoon</i>. What, that wasn't who you had in mind? Well, you'd be forgiven for thinking of close second Six Flags, as they have pretty much dominated the …