Emily Hannah

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We Put a Computer in Charge of Our Test Kitchen for a Day, and Here's What Happened

We brought IBM's Chef Watson software into our test kitchen for a day—and wound up inventing 4 cool new Fourth of July recipes<p><b>Dawn Perry</b> was worried. It was a pretty typical day in the <i>Bon Appétit</i> test kitchen, and the senior food editor had a pretty typical task in front of her: Create five new …

Britain leaving the EU would be a 'disaster', says Angela Merkel ally

Senior German politicians say that Britain leaving the European Union in the wake of the nomination of Jean-Claude Juncker would be "unimaginable" and a "disaster"<p>Britain's exit from the EU would be a "disaster" for Europe, a close ally of Angela Merkel has said as Germany attempts to woo David …

Glastonbury 2014: the best moments

From Skrillex’s space rave to Dolly Parton’s Benny Hill saxophone solo, Rupert Hawksley and Alice Vincent pick the top bits from Glastonbury 2014<p><b>Rupert Hawksley’s five best Glastonbury 2014 moments:</b><p><b>1. Skrillex sends Glastonbury to outer space</b><p>After delivering a knockout Friday night headline set, …

World's Oldest Masks Modeled on Early Farmers' Ancestors

Sculpted stone faces—9,000 years old—represented family links to the land.<p>A dozen of the world's earliest known masks have been brought together for the first time for an exhibition at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. The rare stone artifacts were sculpted by early farmers whose immediate ancestors …

Hubble Telescope Unveils Most Colorful View of the Universe Yet

Changing Planet<p>Composite visible and near infrared light collected from Hubble over a nine-year period.<br>Courtesy of NASA/ESA<p>NASA’s Hubble space telescope has unveiled its most colorful window into the universe yet, a glimpse of some 10,000 galaxies spread across space. Some of those universes date …

Rats Regret Making the Wrong Decision

David Redish and his graduate student Adam Steiner of the University of Minnesota didn't set out to study if rats experience regret.<p>They were looking …

Last time we saw Simon Pegg, we surprised him with an award. So when he popped in this morning, we did it again.

The Fault in Our Stars beats Edge of Tomorrow in the US weekend box office

The Tom Cruise sci-fi epic <b>Edge of Tomorrow</b> had a disappointing opening weekend last week in its initial 28 markets against stiff competition like</b> …

$10m Stradivarius violin found in New York heiress Huguette Clark's wardrobe

Rare 1731 Stradivarius violin found at Manhattan home of Huguette Clark, late heiress to $500m copper fortune, expected to fetch $10m at auction<p>The home of eccentric copper heiress Huguette Clark has already turned out a trove of valuable items – a collection of jewellery including a rare pink …

How Different Cultures Understand Time

In the Western Hemisphere, the United States and Mexico employ time in such diametrically opposing manners that it causes intense friction between the two peoples.<p>In Western Europe, the Swiss attitude to time bears little relation to that of neighboring Italy.<p>Thais do not evaluate the passing of …

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Birmingham's Al-Hijrah school head teacher sacked

<b>The head teacher of a failing Birmingham school has been sacked after protesting parents prevented a new management team from taking over.</b><p>Al-Hijrah School, in Bordesley Green, was placed in special measures by Ofsted last year and an Interim Executive Board was appointed.<p>Interim head Anita …

Born after the USSR: meet the children of the revolution

To find out how the 15 post-Soviet states diverged after 1991, we spoke to young people from each country who were born in the year the USSR collapsed. We found some thriving while others struggle. Some excited by the opportunities of the future; others nostalgic for the certainties of the past. A …

How did 6 die after Bowe Bergdahl's disappearance? - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Much attention has been given to the claim made by the former platoonmates of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl that he is partly to blame for the deaths of six soldiers who were killed in the months after Bergdahl disappeared.<p>Some soldiers have gone so far as to say the six died while searching for …

Fresh Hunt for Moors Murder Victim Keith Bennett

A new hunt for Moors Murders victim Keith Bennett is to be launched by investigators next week.<p>The specialist search team, who recently found missing …

Boris Johnson calls for removal of anti-homeless spikes

Boris Johnson has called for anti-homeless spikes outside a luxury block of London flats to be removed immediately, describing them as "ugly, self-defeating and stupid".<p>The mayor of London urged the owner of the private block of deluxe apartments to remove the inch-high metal studs, which triggered …

UK PM takes charge in Muslim schools row

David Cameron, the UK prime minister, has promised a "robust response" to allegations of "Islamic extremism" in schools.<p>Downing Street announced new steps on Monday to tackle the so-called Trojan Horse plot - reports of religious conservatives attempting to infiltrate schools in the city of …