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‘You haven’t experienced life until you’ve seen Muppet outtakes’

Someone put these Muppet outtakes on Twitter and they are the most rewarding 2 minutes you’ll spend today.you haven't experienced life until you've …

The Muppets

5k run adds 30 minutes to your life but takes 40 minutes

A FIVE kilometre run adds 30 minutes to your life but takes 40 minutes, health experts have confirmed.

British Humour

Stop beginning sentences with ‘so’, annoying people told

<b>PEOPLE should stop using the weird Americanism ‘so’ to start sentences, it has been decided.</b><p>A worrying number of Britons are prefixing what they say …

British Humour

China buys record amount of Russian soybeans after canceling US orders over Trump threats

China has purchased record amounts of soybeans from Russia in recent months amid trade tensions with the U.S., Bloomberg reported.<p>The world's biggest …

China

Republican congressman explains sea-level rise: it's rocks falling into the sea

Mo Brooks rejects notion that global warming is causing sea levels to increase, and says: ‘What about the White Cliffs of Dover?’<p>A member of Congress has suggested that the White Cliffs of Dover tumbling into the English Channel was causing rising sea levels.<p>Republican Mo Brooks of Alabama pushed …

Sea Level

How long after this week's Gaza massacre are we going to continue pretending that the Palestinians are non-people?

Monstrous. Frightful. Wicked. It’s strange how the words just run out in the Middle East today. Sixty Palestinians dead. In one day. …

Israel

The Trouble with Elon Musk and Grimes

At Monday night’s Met Gala, held to celebrate the opening of the Costume Institute’s new show, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” Kim Kardashian appeared as a sexy liquid-gold-dipped statuette, in a skintight Versace dress; Rihanna stepped out as a sexy Pope in sparkling …

Met Gala

COUP 53 - First Teaser

If Trump destroys the nuclear deal, Iran will fall to its hardliners

Encouraged by Netanyahu, the US could soon withdraw from the agreement – which would spell the end of hopes for reform<p>Benjamin Netanyahu’s amateurish PowerPoint presentation in Tel Aviv this week – “Iran lied” flashed up behind him in huge letters – was in fairness a great improvement on the …

Asia

Environmental group to carve Donald Trump’s face into the side of Arctic iceberg

A climate change group is raising half a million dollars with the goal of carving President Donald Trump’s face into an arctic iceberg.<p>The Finnish …

Donald Trump

Thousands of Israelis Take to the Streets Calling for Palestinian Genocide

The Tel Aviv rally—organized to support an Israeli soldier who murdered a wounded Palestinian by shooting him in the head as the victim lay on his …

Israel

A 12-year-old Jacob Rees-Mogg once tried to 'sue' the BBC for £18

<b>Conservative backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg once 'sued' the BBC for failing to pay him for an interview, when he was just 12-years-old.</b><p>When he was just …

United Kingdom

'Gene map for depression' sparks hopes of new generation of treatments

A 200-strong team of researchers from across the globe have mapped the genetic variants that increase the risk of depression<p>Scientists have raised hopes for more effective treatments for depression, a condition that affects over 300 million people globally, after mapping out the genetic foundations …

Depression

Iran Detains Another Iranian British Citizen, Computer Scientist and Antiwar Activist Abbas Edalat

Abbas Edalat (Imperial College of London)April 25, 2018—Abbas Edalat, an Iranian British academic and antiwar activist based in London, has been …

Computer Science

Seals Caught Having Sex With Penguins

It seems that the Antarctic may be a hotspot for documenting disturbing animal sex acts. Many years ago, British explorer George Murray Levick caught …

Animals

22 Ambassadors Recommend the One Book to Read Before Visiting Their Country

Preparing for a visit to a foreign country can often be overwhelming, with no shortage of things to learn before you go. Where should you eat? Where should you stay? What do you tip? More so than this service information, though, is a sense of cultural understanding that's hard to put your finger …

Books

The Beta Rebellion

Little more than four years ago Elliot Rodger, 22, went on a killing rampage that involved stabbings, shootings, and running his car into …

Incel

Photographer Spends 10 Years Tracking Down The Original Locations Of Vinyl Covers

Alex Bartsch is a photographer who is a true reggae fan. He was first introduced to Bob Marley when he was a child, and he got so inspired that he …

ESPN FC

Allison Mack of ‘Smallville’ Is Charged With Sex Trafficking

An actress from the television series “Smallville” was charged on Friday with sex trafficking for her involvement in an organization promoting itself as a self-help group for women that forced its members to have sex with its leader, federal prosecutors said.<p>The actress, Allison Mack, 35, helped …

Crime

Golden State Killer: 'You helped catch him,' comedian tells late wife

<b>A comedian and author has praised his late wife, Michelle McNamara, for her role in the apprehension of a former police officer suspected of a string of US murders, rapes and burglaries.</b><p>"You did it, Michelle," Patton Oswalt said in an Instagram video.<p>"The cops are never going to say it but your …

Crime

BBC World Service - Witness, The Last Keeper of the Light

Listen now<p>You must enable JavaScript to play content<p>The Last Keeper of the Light<p>Witness<p>The lighthouse on Skellig Michael off the south west coast of Ireland was continuously occupied by lighthouse keepers for more than 150 years until its automation 1987. Skellig Michael has now become a tourist …

Elderly dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush

<b>Australian police have praised a dog for remaining with a three-year-old girl as she spent a night lost in bushland.</b><p>The girl, Aurora, had been the subject of a large search after she wandered away from her home in Queensland.<p>She was followed by her family's 17-year-old cattle dog, Max, who is …

Pets

Flies enjoy having sex and will resort to alcohol if they can’t get it, scientists find

Sex – specifically ejaculation – is an enjoyable experience for male fruit flies, scientists have found, while demonstrating that the sex starved …

Biology

Meghan Markle's nephew developing special cannabis strain for royal wedding

Meghan Markle’s nephew has revealed that he’s currently developing a special strain of cannabis to celebrate the upcoming royal wedding.<p>Tyler Dooley, …

Russian investigative journalist dies after mysterious fall from fourth-floor window

A prominent regional journalist investigating crime, politics and the war in Syria has died following a fall from a window of his fourth-floor …

Chamomile tea may help control diabetes – as my research into 19th century dyes revealed

Chamomile – that yellow flower so often made into a tea, enjoyed before bed – is a very interesting plant. It was recently discovered that the humble …

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Earth Science

Punk Clears Out Pit to Make Room for Crossing Ducklings

<b>AKRON, Ohio –</b> Local punk Paul Vanslyke is being called a hero after he weathered a showering of beer, boos, and fists on Thursday night while …

Cute

Bare Knuckle FC promoting event as first state sanctioned bare-knuckle card in U.S. since 1889

A bare-knuckle fighting event is coming to the United States — and it’ll be completely legal and regulated.Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship will …

Martial Arts