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Surprise Ice Discovery Just Made That Interstellar Object Even More Confusing

Comet? Asteroid? (Aliens?)<p>When 'Oumuamua first came to the notice of astronomers, zooming into the Solar System from very, very far away, it was …

This Italian Family Feels No Pain, And Scientists Finally Understand Why

A real-life superpower.<p>Scientists have identified a mysterious genetic mutation that effectively negates the sensation of pain, enabling people with …

North Korea hackers steal bitcoin by targeting currency insiders

Bitcoin values are skyrocketing, and North Korea appears to be trying to profit from that virtual gold rush. Secureworks reports that the Lazarus Group (a team linked to the North Korean government) has been conducting a spearphishing campaign against cryptocurrency industry workers in a bid to …

Human foot found on Canada shoreline – the 13th such discovery in a decade

Canadian officials are investigating after a human foot washed up on the shores of British Columbia – marking the 13th time in the past decade that tides have carried a sneaker-clad foot on to its coastline.<p>The grisly find was made earlier this month by Mike Johns as he walked his dog along the …

WATCH: This Is The First Thing Flight Attendants Notice About Passengers

By the time you make it to the airport, check your bag, make it through the security line, and actually set foot on the airplane, you may not be in …

For millennials, sending your first text message was a rite of passage

25 years ago, on 3 December 1992, a British engineer sent a message to a colleague. The contents were unremarkable, a simple "Merry Christmas," but …

How the Family-Run Underground Museum Became One of L.A.’s Most Vital Cultural Forces

The night after the 2016 U.S. presidential election, <i>Moonlight</i> director Barry Jenkins made his way to the Underground Museum, a buzzy cultural hub and alternative art space in the ­predominantly black-and-Latino neighborhood of Arlington Heights, in ­Central Los Angeles. Walking into the small …

Chinese bike share graveyard a monument to industry's 'arrogance'

Future of dockless bicycles under a cloud amid concerns there are too many bikes and not enough demand<p>At first glance the photos vaguely resemble a painting. On closer inspection it might be a giant sculpture or some other art project. But in reality it is a mangled pile of bicycles covering an …

Cemeteries

4 Under-the-Radar Countries Where You Can Retire for Cheap

Travel tops the bucket list for many retirees. But what if your wanderlust is of the more permanent variety?<p>According to the Social Security …

People With Loads of Facebook Friends Share an Interesting Trait, Says Study

They treat friends as possessions.<p>If you don't have a lot of friends on social media, it may mean that you are just a little less concerned with …

Social Media

Apple shows off self-driving tech breakthrough in obstacle detection

Over the past few years, Apple vehemently denied that it was interested in building self-driving cars in order to keep its efforts a secret; the company confirmed it was working on autonomous tech only in June, but hadn’t shared much insight into its progress – until now.<p>A paper published last week …

Here’s what nutrition experts pack for lunch (and yes, you can too)

We all like the idea of eating a healthy lunch every day, but with time constraints in the morning and sometimes the night before, packing a …

This Is the Worst Color to Wear in Photos

Looking good in photos is a skill that can be taught (hence the number of stories we've published on the subject), and one of the easiest ways to …

A Mysterious 3,000-Year-Old Castle Has Been Found Under a Lake in Turkey

Sometimes legends are true.<p>Sunken cities are typically the stuff of legend, but at the end of last year archaeologists found the real thing hiding …

This Is the Restaurant Etiquette Rule Bobby Flay Will Never Break

There is so much etiquette to be aware of when you’re out to dinner. There are some ‘nice’ things that you, as a diner, might think are helping your …

Relative wants you to know naked kidnap suspects just drank trippy tea from India

LEDUC, Alta. — The people charged in a bizarre naked kidnapping that ended in a car crash may have unknowingly drank some hallucinogenic tea over …

Mysterious object 13 times the size of Jupiter found

In the hostile environment of the ‘galactic bulge’ at the heart of our galaxy, scientists have spotted a planet so big it might not actually be a planet.<p>A large international team of researchers found the object when looking at data acquired by NASA’s Spitzer infra-red space telescope, which was …

See Fever Ray’s new videos for ‘Mustn’t Hurry’ & ‘Wanna Sip’

The Knife’s Karin Dreijer released her second solo album as Fever Ray, the erotically-charged, haunting <i>Plunge</i>, last week. Now there’s two videos from album tracks “Mustn’t Hurry” and “Wanna Sip”.<p>“Wanna Sip” dropped late on Friday (November 3): the pink-washed visual focuses on a demonic-looking …

Crystal Castles’ Ethan Kath sues Alice Glass over rape claim

In October, Alice Glass wrote a statement that detailed years of alleged psychological, physical and sexual abuse at the hands of former Crystal Castles bandmate Ethan Kath.<p>According to <i>TMZ</i>, Kath has filed a defamation lawsuit against Glass and her boyfriend Jupiter Keyes.<p>Glass’ statement says that …

Can you really just ignore the constitution if you feel like it? Canada’s notwithstanding clause explained

It’s been a big week for Canada’s famed notwithstanding clause. Quebec is hinting that it might use the clause to protect their new anti-niqab law …

Canada