Harry Michelson

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‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

Harbaugh: QB is 'his own person'

San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh went out of his way Friday -- two days before the team plays at Oakland -- to defend Colin Kaepernick for the …

Ray Rice Reinstated by NFL: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice has won his appeal and been reinstated by the National Football League as of Friday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. On Dec. 2, NFL executive vice president Troy Vincent discussed the case at a Senate hearing on domestic violence.<p>Continue for updates.<p><i>Tuesday,</i> …

Hawaiian Airlines Has Had Some Awesome Flight Attendant Uniforms Over The Years

My how time flies.<p>Today (Nov. 11) marks the 85th anniversary of Hawaiian Airlines. And they've come a long way since they started. Sure, now they fly non-stop between JFK and Honolulu International, but back in the day they hardly flew between islands. (The airline started with three weekly …

Hawaii family loses rented home to lava

HONOLULU (AP) — The family who lost their rented home to a lava flow in Hawaii is building a new one on land that was covered by lava years …

Asia-Pacific leaders endorse work toward China-backed trade deal

Leaders of Asia-Pacific economies agreed Tuesday to begin work toward possible adoption of a free-trade pact proposed by China, the Chinese president announced, giving Beijing a victory in its push for a bigger role in making trade policy.<p>After a two-day Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, …

45 Years of Sesame Street

The Trailblazing, Candy-Colored History Of The Online Banner Ad

The much-maligned and little-clicked banner ad is 20 years old. We talk with its creators about the glory days of online ad innovation.<p>Contrary to lore, there was no “first” banner ad. When HotWired, <i>Wired</i> magazine’s digital arm, launched 20 years ago, it did so with not one, but many, banner ads to …

Report: Eagles had soured on Foles before his injury

AP<p>In Philadelphia, the notion that a starting quarterback can’t lose his job due to injury went out the window four years ago, when Mike Vick …

Penguins gamble on Fleury finding his postseason form

There is usually a convenient scape goat attached to every important NHL playoff pratfall and, for years, No. 1 on the goat-horn parade in Pittsburgh was goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury.<p>Fleury did have two terrible playoffs over the past seven seasons, and you can firmly pin that 2012 first-round loss …

Marc-Andre Fleury signs four-year, $23 million extension with Penguins

Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury signed a four-year, $23 million extension with the Penguins.<p>The Pittsburgh Penguins signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury …

Marcus Lattimore retires from the NFL

Lattimore has decided to retire from the NFL, unable to come back from a devastating knee injury suffered nearly two years ago while in college.<p>San Francisco 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Wednesday, telling the team that he is unable to come …

Don't bother with the apology, A-Rod

This time around, Alex Rodriguez should take a pass on the apology. We know that he is not sorry he used performance-enhancing drugs, again, and that …

The Most Dangerous Islands In The World

Sweet summer has passed, and now, fall is leaving us as well. The temperature drops, and the snowy storms are getting ready to freeze our toes and our hearts as we long for the summer heat.<p>Thankfully, holiday season is just the time to get out and explore, go to a relaxing and rejuvenating island …

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Real Madrid Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of November 3

Real Madrid lead La Liga on the back of an impressive winning streak, but their excellent form has done little to slow rumours of potential incomings and outgoings in the January transfer window.<p>The following slides will keep you up to date with any news and rumours surrounding the team's transfer …

Big Ben tosses 6 for 2nd straight week

On a night when the Steelers retired "Mean" Joe Greene's No. 75 at Heinz Field, Pittsburgh and Baltimore added another contentious entry to their heated rivalry.<p>The Steelers (6-3) moved into sole possession of second place in the AFC North with a 43-23 win over the Ravens (5-4) Sunday …

HuffPost Readers Share Their Life Changing Travel Experiences And Give Us Extreme Wanderlust

Whether it's tasting a new food, experiencing a new culture, or hearing an alternative perspective on the world -- travel changes you, often for the better.<p>We asked our followers on Twitter and Instagram to show us pictures of the travel experiences that have fundamentally transformed them. …

The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment from West Africa, where a specialized Ebola team cleans a house in Sierra Leone. More photos<p>Mexico City: Protesters march during a demonstration demanding justice in the case of the 43 students who went …

'Doctor Who' Explained in 25 GIFs

Die-hard Whovians have been looking forward to the season 7 part 2 premiere of <i>Doctor Who</i> since December.<p>But let's assume that you've never heard of a …

Doctor Who Magazine issue 464 out now – with lots of me!

Get yourself some bank holiday reading with issue 464 of <b>Doctor Who Magazine</b>, out now blatant plug fans. Why? Well, not only is there a special …

Doctor Who: the rediscovered William Hartnell interview

Lost for over four decades, a newly rediscovered filmed interview with the original star of the BBC's Doctor Who series is set to shed new light on the early years of the show. William Hartnell played the first Doctor from the programme's inception in 1963 through to the start of its fourth season …

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Minecraft: Hills of Moo | Ep.1, Dumb and Dumber

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