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Astronaut Twins To Separate For The Sake Of Space Travel

This month, NASA revealed new details of the plan to send humans to Mars by 2030. It's an elaborate and expensive mission, involving a giant deep-space rocket, and roping an asteroid into the moon's orbit to use as a stepping stone to Mars.<p>But there are still some serious questions about a manned …

BAN ALL THE BANKS: Here's The Wild Idea That People Are Starting To Take Seriously

Economists have begun seriously discussing the idea of banning banks. That seems ridiculous and far-fetched, but the idea might not be as crazy as it sounds.<p>But before we get to the idea, there's something important that needs to be addressed, which is that people tend to have a gross misconception …

Paul Krugman

Wine tasting notes: the best red wines for Easter lamb

Three delicious red wines for Easter, each picked to complement a different cut of lamb<p><b>2012 Castelão Syrah, Tesouro da Bodega, Portugal £7.49, Tesco</b><p>You can frequently find this on offer, which then pushes it into the bargain category. A blend of syrah and the southern Portuguese stalwart castelão, …

Victoria (Australia)

Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

How to choose the perfect whisky for Christmas

When buying whisky for the tippler in your life, don’t forget Japanese, Irish and American labels<p>What to buy for the person who has everything? For many people, there’s only one answer: good whisky. More than 60 per cent of single malts are purchased as presents, and over the festive period sales …

Scotch Whisky

Christmas party food recipes for children

Youngsters will go wild for these Christmas recipes by Annabel Waley-Cohen and Hatty Stead, founders of A-list children's catering company, Hats and Bells<p>For small people who turn their noses up at Christmas pudding and mince pies, there is Hats and Bells, a children’s catering company set up by …

Dessert

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat and add olive oil. Cover the pork with the salt, pepper, paprika, onion powder and garlic powder. Sear the …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

The next food trends predicted by travel writers

Climb aboard the food trend train: what’s cool today will be passé tomorrow. New food trends arrive on the scene every year, whether you’re ready for them or not. Some will be local foods cast into the spotlight by changing tastes, novel techniques or a hefty dose of whimsy, but most will be …

These Songs Could Have Changed Your Life: The Best Rejected Songs of the Millennium

In which 20 Grantland writers wipe their eyes, put on their headphones, take a walk, and attempt to process the most egregious omissions from the …

Carly Rae Jepsen

How to make the perfect bean burgers

Can bean burgers ever compete with their meaty equivalents, and if not, which vegetarian option would you rather have at a barbecue?<p>Bean burgers are one of those meat-free dishes, like Glamorgan sausages or nut roasts, which suffer unfairly from comparison with what us omnivores like to term "the …

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

The HistoMap – Four thousand years of world history

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …

Physics

How Iron Man 3 Should Have Ended

Iron Man

Trick Shot Titus 2 (ft. Jimmy Kimmel & Gregg Marshall)

Jimmy Kimmel

Seven in 10 supermarket shoppers prioritise saving

Research bargains on the internet before you go shopping, suggests Xanthe Clay.<p>Shoppers are visiting two or more supermarkets in the same trip and almost half are reducing food waste in efforts to save money, according to a study.<p>Almost seven in 10 food and grocery shoppers said they were now …

eCommerce

Arctic oil boom sparks the next great political and environmental battle

Vast reserves of oil and gas already igniting conflicts<p>Things are heating up fast in the far north. The lands and sea of the Arctic — which have been ice-filled, inhospitable and treacherous for most of human history — are experiencing the effects of climate change more rapidly than anywhere else …

Minimalist Posters That Reduce Your Favorite Movies To Basic Shapes

Graphic designer Michal Krasnopolski creates 22 movie posters that are head-scratchingly metaphorical.<p>In the future, when the history of the Internet is taught alongside social studies and algebra in middle school, there will be a brief, marginal mention of minimalist posters and how they, for a …

Mathematics || Spoken Word by @holliepoetry

Mathematics

Variables with Kimi Werner

Dyslexic girls have different brain anatomy from dyslexic boys

The study found less gray matter volume in parts of male brains used to process language. It found less gray matter volume in parts of females brains …