When astronaut Jim Lovell saw Earth outside his window during Apollo 8, the moment forever changed him. "People often say, 'I hope to go to heaven when I die,'" Lovell previously told Business Insider.
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Right now, you’re busy decorating for spring and researching travel destinations in preparation for the warmer months ahead. This means you probably don’t have a lot of time for making yourself dinner
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Astronomers have used NASA’s Kepler space telescope to capture for the first time the incredible flash from an exploding star’s shockwave. The shockwave, known as the “shock breakout”, was identified a
The best thing about Easter as a kid was the numerous packages of pastel sugar-coated marshmallow goodness that arrived in our baskets without fail. Peeps are an Easter tradition, so they obviously deserve
We see a delicious slow-cooker dessert in your future. If you're looking for a recipe that's sure to be a hit with the masses, the best place to find it is on Pinterest, obviously. Pinners far and wide
Though they’re only eight months old, twins Leia and Lauren have already stolen the hearts of thousands on Instagram. Their parents are Singaporeans Amber Yong and Peter Lok, who initially decided to an
During air travel's "golden age," passengers flew in style — sitting in large, comfortable seats, eating gourmet food, and drinking custom cocktails while they relaxed on the way to their final destination.
Clumps of protein which align with Earth’s geomagnetic field lines may feed information to the nervous system, creating the ability to navigate Tiny biological compasses made from clumps of protein may
Whether your thing is a bacon cheeseburger, a slice of chocolate cake or a bowl of pasta, we all love to indulge. And if you’re being honest, you’ve probably found yourself overeating on more than one
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Solar wind stripped the red planet of its atmosphere, scientists say. An Earth-like atmosphere on Mars was once violently stripped away by solar wind, according to new findings from NASA's ongoing exploration
By Peter Holley Peter Holley Technology reporter Email Bio Follow When a pair of hunting guides noticed a crack in the ground in a remote ranch of central Wyoming last month, they didn’t think much of
Scientists have tuned sound waves to act like sonic tweezers which can pick up and move objects A Star Trek inspired ‘tractor beam’ which can levitate and move objects using sound waves has been invented
Because nothing can taste good unless it's also slowly killing you. First, we get the news that eating bacon and other processed meats can give you cancer. Now, a new study, published in the journal Obesity,
According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD. Each of Niall Greene's report cards told the same story. He was a good kid, fully capable—but
Alien hunters are abuzz. A mysterious star called KIC 8462852 is their latest hope for finding an intelligent species beyond the Earth. And they are throwing every resource they can to find a way of confirming