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London mayor: The Sadiq Khan story

<b>Labour's Sadiq Khan has been elected as London's new mayor - but who is the man who will be in charge of the UK's capital city for the next four years?</b><p>Sadiq Khan's life to date has been characterised by beating the odds - which is what he has just done to become mayor of London.<p>When Labour …

Sadiq Khan

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If You Don’t Believe in UFO Watch This…

The video is very accurate, made in documentary style, so his vision is very smooth and definitely not boring. Also the theme is quite fascinating, …

Jerk human beats up Boston Dynamics robot

When robots inevitably take over the world, remember this video.<p>A new clip released by Alphabet-owned Boston Dynamics in an attempt to show off its …

Robotics

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

ISIS threatens London with ‘doomsday’ attack so terrible it will ‘turn children’s hair white’

Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) says it will focus its European terrorist operations on London, threatening to launch an attack on the British capital so terrible it will “turn children’s hair white.”<p>The extremist group published an article in its Arabic language newspaper al-Naba, saying a …

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Ask Ethan: Is The Universe Itself Alive?

You’ve seen the analogies before: how atoms are like solar systems, how the large-scale structure of the Universe are like neurons in a human brain, and how there’s the interesting coincidence that the number of stars in a galaxy, galaxies in the Universe, atoms in a cell, and cells in a living …

Self-awareness

More than 400 children under 10 referred for 'deradicalisation'

<b>A total of 415 children aged 10 and under have been referred to the government's deradicalisation programme in England and Wales over the last four years, the BBC has learned.</b><p>National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) figures obtained by the BBC show 1,424 children aged 11-15 were also referred.<p>The …

Radicalization

WATCH: This Is How Quantum Entanglement Really Works

What’s really going on with all this “spooky action at a distance”, and why was Einstein so upset with quantum mechanics? Veritasium provides one of …

Quantum Mechanics

‘Alien megastructure’ revisited: Oddly dimming star poses new mystery

He’s not saying it’s aliens – but an astronomer has raised new questions about KIC 8462852, the strange star that stirred up a debate about “alien …

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Walk, cycle, kayak or horse ride around some of the continent’s most stunning and remote corners<p>Horse-riding, Turkey<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an …

European Travel

A grave business: The rise of alternative funerals

<b>When Rosie Grant's mother died following a terminal illness, she fulfilled her mum's wish to have a personal and unique funeral.</b><p>Rather than choose a typical Victorian-style service offered by many traditional undertakers, Ms Grant and her brother arranged for the ceremony to be held in a thatched …

Archaeology

The best piece of advice Mark Cuban has ever given on how to be successful

So what is the real secret to his success?<p>According to Mark, "It's not about money or connections, it's the willingness to outwork and outlearn everyone."<p>That's it. Success is based primarily on working hard — incredibly hard.<p>Whenever I write about how success is often based on outworking other …

Self-improvement

The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur's Library

No matter what stage you’re at in the entrepreneur journey, whether you just launched your first startup or have started several successful …

Entrepreneurship

For Last Minute Gifts Consider Mark Zuckerberg's 22 Favorite Books

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Finding gifts for loved ones during the holidays is always a bit of a challenge. But this year is different: Mark Zuckerberg has given you a gift with his “Year Of Books” reading list, carefully curated by the Facebook CEO to “emphasize …

Books

We are surrounded by tiny particles, and scientists have no idea how they are affecting us

In recent years, efforts to develop the Next Big Thing—whether in medicine, computer technology, pollution prevention, or high-performance materials—have turned to some really, really small things: nanomaterials.<p>Working at the nanoscale—which can mean the near-atomic scale, with substances a …

Nanotech

Brain implants and robotic hearts: Transhumanist Zoltan Istvan's technology predictions for 2025

In 2005 the idea of virtual reality, 3D printing and driverless cars being readily available within the next 10 years seemed like wishful thinking. …

5 Questions Guaranteed to Weed Out Bad Job Candidates

Here is some of the best questions that I use while interviewing potential employees to help find the best talent.<p>You've launched your startup, you've probably pinned down some investors, and all signs point to a "real" business. However, you are just getting started. Every time you add someone new …

Employment

Astronomers have spotted something in space that looks like it could have been made by aliens

"Aliens should always be the very last hypothesis you consider, but this looked like something you would expect an alien civilisation to build," Jason Wright, an astronomer from Penn State University in the US, told The Atlantic.<p>The star, KIC 8462852, is located about 1,500 light-years away between …

Penn State

Is this picture a 'seed' sent to Earth by aliens? Scientists discover mysterious organism

University of BuckinghamSome scientists believe this is a seed sent to earth by aliens<p>The never-before seen image shows a microscopic metal globe …

Against The Singularity

Ray Kurzweil’s predictions of the Singularity annoy me sufficiently that I once sat down to write a TechCrunch column attacking them. A brief primer: Singularity theory argues that our exponential technological growth will, several decades hence, culminate in an unimaginable transcendence that …

Singularity

Man was bullied over childhood UFO encounter - Unexplained Mysteries

What did the children see that day outside their school ? Image Credit: CC BY 2.0 Gerhard Uhlhorn<p>Dave Davies was one of fourteen children who …

Magnetic 'bracelet' to treat acid reflux 'IS safe and represents the next generation in heartburn treatment'

• <b>LINX bracelet-like device is made of magnetic beads and implanted via op</b>• <b><br>Approved by FDA in 2012 to treat gastro-esophageal reflux disease</b>• <b><br>Caused by</b> …

5 Podcasts That Will Give You a Leadership Edge | Inc.com

Ever since NPR's <i>Serial</i> broke the internet last year, it seems like we've been in the middle of a podcast boom. But while podcasts like <i>Serial</i> can be fun and fascinating to listen to, there are some podcasts that are about more than just smart storytelling. These gems can actually teach you to be …

Entrepreneurship

25 TED Talks That Will Make You a Better Leader

You can improve your skills by watching lectures from these amazing and brilliant individuals.<p>If you're the owner of a business or someone in a management position, then you know how often employees, colleagues, and partners turn to you when they have questions, concerns, or need advice. Not only …

Self-improvement

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

Self-improvement

5 TED Talks That Will Mold You Into A Competent Leader

Whether you’re a business owner or a leader of any kind, these 5 TED talks will inspire you to break free of old expectations and lead from a wiser, …

If we live in one of multiple universes, here's how we could find out

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical physics.<p>But the idea that we live in a "multiverse" made up of an infinite number of parallel universes has long been considered a scientific possibility — …

Quantum Mechanics