Katherine Fernandez

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'Leap second' to pause clocks at midnight as entire planet gains a second

Markets and tech companies braced for glitches as extra second introduced to allow atomic clocks to stay in sync with the Earth’s gradually slowing rotation<p>Time and tide wait for no man, the saying goes. But at midnight GMT on Tuesday clocks will pause momentarily as the entire planet gains a bonus …

Quantum Mechanics

3 stars, banished from their galaxies, explode in deep space

Three stellar exiles exploded in solitude hundreds of light-years away from their closest cosmic neighbors, it was revealed this week.<p>Supernova — …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

10 of the most gorgeous national parks you've likely never heard about

If someone asked the average American to name a few national parks, chances are they'd mention the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and maybe Yosemite or …

Can you be depressed and happy?

It's not as odd as it sounds—and it's not always such a bad thing either. Here's what our gray moods may be telling us.<p>There are days when Ashley, 30, feels like her life couldn’t be better. She excels at her flex time job as creative director of an e-learning company based in Nashville, leaving …