Elisa Hristeva

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Mardi Gras Parades in New Orleans: Pictures

A brief history of gravity, gravitational waves and LIGO

By Joel Achenbach<p>Joel Achenbach<p>Reporter covering science and politics<p>Email Bio<p>This has turned into Gravity Week here in Washington. Loads of journalists (many in town for the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science) crammed into the National Press Club on Thursday …

Physics

The Muslim women crashing a boring art world party

The harsh political climate, teamed with the open and free nature of our internet-first culture, has made it a complicated time to be an artist. While hundreds of doors are being bolted shut by government cuts, a whole new world of DIY creativity is being opened up – offering thousands of …

The True Story Behind Valentine's Day

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

The Secret to True Love According to Three Old Grandmas

"I absolutely think you can find 'the love of your life,'" says 71-year-old Honey. "But yes, love is just as scary when you're old as it is when you're young."<p>At 28, I've finally started to feel like a grown-up. When I was in my early 20s, I dated sleazy photographers or DJs who never introduced me …

10 Beauty Trends That Blew Up at New York Fashion Shows This Weekend

9 Deadliest Rocks And Minerals On Earth

Lead found in Flint, Michigan water is an unfortunate example of negligence leading to the mass exposure of elemental lead found naturally in iron ore. Much in the same way humans communicate warnings of deadly plants and animals, it’s important to communicate the risks and exposure of deadly rocks …

Arsenic

Alien UFO Festival in Argentina: Pictures

The radical plan to destroy time zones

By Adam Taylor<p>Adam Taylor<p>Foreign reporter who writes about a variety of subjects<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Last Summer, North Korea did something a little odd. On the 70th anniversary of Korea's liberation from Japanese occupation, the closed and authoritarian state announced it was permanently turning its …

Daylight Savings Time

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Space Archaeologist Wants Your Help to Fight Looting

Sarah Parcak, winner of the million-dollar TED Prize, hopes to equip an army of citizen-scientists to discover and protect ancient sites.<p>For years, archaeologists have waged a desperate global battle against the looting of ancient sites and the ransacking of humanity’s past. They have pressed …

Archaeology

This Composer Made Music Out of Gravitational Waves

Arthur Jeffes collaborated with NASA astrophysicists to turn a billion-year-old star signals into music.<p>Since the LIGO announcement last week, gravitational waves—ripples in the curvature of spacetime—have been in the limelight. Now one composer has reimagined the star signals from over a billion …

Good morning from London you bunch of lovely people ☃ @Kim.ou still here sharing my little @travellingcars with you all! This one was taken a few weeks ago in a very non

The Best Shoes on the New York Fashion Week Runways

While the runways often fixate solely on the clothes (and the models, for that matter), shoes also play a major role. And, as evidenced by our accessories gallery, they're a pretty big deal.<p>The fall 2016 shows at New York Fashion Week showcased some serious winners this time around with killer …

Skillet Bruschetta with Beans and Greens

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 25 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>The weeknight, veggie-heavy, nothing-in-the-house-to-eat dinner. Top with a fried egg if you’re feeling peckish.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 3/4"-thick slices crusty bread<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided, plus more<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>2 …

Salted Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

Servings<p>The only chocolate sheet cake you need is a Texas chocolate sheet cake. This recipe is from one of our readers.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cut into pieces, plus more for baking dish<p>2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for baking dish<p>1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>2 …

Dessert

How to cook the perfect aloo tikki

It is north India and Pakistan’s greatest street food – but how do you recreate this intensely savoury potato snack at home?<p>Aloo tikki, or spiced potato fritters, are to northern Indian and Pakistan what the chip is to Britain: a near ubiquitous street food, best served hot, crisp, and satisfyingly …

Chaat

Flickering Myth Podcast #14 – Deadpool makes all the money! Star Wars: Episode VIII underway…

Join Oli and Luke for in this week’s <b>Flickering Myth Podcast</b> for…<p><b>SCOOPERHERO NEWS</b> – <b>Deadpool</b> makes all the money, opening the way for more R Rated …

Star Wars

James Gunn says Hollywood will misunderstand Deadpool’s success

<i>Let’s ignore Guardians for a moment, a movie that survives from moment to moment building itself up and cutting itself down – God knows I’m biased</i> …

Team Cap featured on Captain America: Civil War promo art

A new piece of promo art for <b>Captain America: Civil War</b> has arrived online, featuring Captain America, The Winter Soldier, Falcon, Hawkeye, Ant-Man …

Marvel Universe

Julianne Moore rumored for Kingsman 2 villain, Colin Firth expected not to return

The Hollywood Reporter has broken news that Julianne Moore (who won an Oscar last year for <b>Still Alice</b>) might be entering the world of British secret …

Box Office

From Wondercrump to the Witches: where to experience the world of Roald Dahl

With 2016 marking the 100th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s birth, the year ahead is filled with celebrations of his life and much-loved stories. Here’s our pick<p><b>Southbank Centre,</b> <b>London, 10 February-3 July</b><br>The Wondercrump World of Roald Dahl is a guided group tour that will reveal the secrets of the …

The Feminist Library could be evicted after 30 years

After 30 years, the Feminist Library may be evicted from its home on Westminster Bridge Road on March 1 – ironically, the start of Women's History …

Westminster Bridge

See India Through Steve McCurry's Lens

Father and daughter on Dal Lake. Srinagar, Kashmir, 1996<br>Steve McCurry<p>1 of 28<p>When Magnum photographer Steve McCurry left for India in 1978, he brought …

London Wonderland surrealist urban landscapes by Nico Goodden and Cecile Vidican • Creative Digest

<i>Nicholas “Nico” Goodden is a London based urban / street photographer. We caught up with Nico to discuss his career, his approach to his creative</i> …

Lava meets the water | Photography by ©John Dodson https://t.co/Ivqudrj5er

The Many Colors of Sound

White noise isn’t the only sonic hue—pink, blue, gray, and brown all affect listeners in different ways.<p>Most people are familiar with white noise, that static sound of an air conditioner that lulls us to sleep by drowning out any background noise.<p>Except technically, the whirl of a fan or hum of the …

Meet Yuzu Kosho, the Secret Weapon Condiment Chefs Are Putting On Everything

Chefs confess their undying love (and ways to use) the acidic and spicy all-purpose condiment, yuzu kosho.<p>If you finish every dish, night after night, with a dash of salt and pepper, or red pepper flakes for flare—it's time you met yuzu kosho. The Japanese paste easily made from combining yuzu, …

Condiments