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It’s Tinnitus Awareness Week – so what hope is there for sufferers?

A new technique involving coloured lights may, sadly, not be the breakthrough sufferers of the condition are looking for<p>The UK’s estimated 6 million tinnitus sufferers are often left to flounder when their GPs fail to offer the help they want. So a report this week that coloured lights, that …

Personal Organizing

Watch a space probe land on Titan, Saturn’s largest moon

In 2005, NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) successfully landed the Huygens probe on Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, and captured video from its …

Amazing Benefits of Aloe Vera (+5 Beauty Recipes)

Are you suffering with acne, sunburns or ready to go on a cleanse to kickstart your diet? Maybe you just want to boost your immune system. I have …

Titan probe signals Earth

The Huygens European space probe today successfully sent a signal back to Earth after landing on Saturn's moon Titan after a seven-year, 2bn-mile voyage.<p>A few hours after touching down, "a carrier signal" was picked up on Earth from the probe which had been streamed via its mothership, Cassini, …

Space

15 Meringue Recipes to Whip Up for the Holiday Season

One of the best parts about the holiday season is all of the sweets you get to eat. What other time of the year can you eat as much pie as you want and not feel bad about it? Probably never, so we’re going to enjoy it while it lasts. This season, whip up a batch of meringues to give as hostess …

Dessert

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I’m 27 and I Just Got Hearing Aids

After an adverse reaction to medication left me with Tinnitus (a constant ringing in your ears, it’s lovely), I was put through a series of hearing tests. I sat in a vault-like room listening for beeps of varying volume. Afterward, they told me that I had high frequency hearing loss, and I’d be a …

Time I

Earth from Mars

This photo from NASA’s Curiosity rover shows the Earth as seen from the surface of Mars, shining brighter than any star in the Martian night sky. …

Mars

To Mars and boldly beyond: space missions to look out for

A new world of space exploration is unfolding over the next few years, from the ExoMars robot drilling to asteroid exploration, the ESA’s mission to Jupiter’s icy moons and the Solar Orbiter<p><b>ExoMars</b><p>If there was ever life on Mars, it probably existed during the first billion years following the …

Astronomy

'Double star' moment for Jupiter and Venus in the night sky

<b>(CNN) —</b> Put down the cell phone. Go outside. Look up.<p>Tuesday night, Jupiter and Venus will culminate a month-long dance with what astronomers say will be a dazzling display, appearing just a fraction of a degree apart from one another in the night sky -- a show that some astronomers say could …

Universe

The Once-A-Week, All-You-Need Abs Workout

Exercise 1 Swiss Ball Body Saw<p>Start on your knees and place your forearms on the top of a 65 cm or 75 cm stability (Swiss) ball. Clasp your hands together for an anchoring effect. Walk your knees backward until you can easily lift up into a plank position with your feet hip-width apart. Keep your …

6 Moves for Strong and Toned Abs

Exercise 1 Half-kneeling diagonal chops<p>Come down on your right knee (like you're going to propose), holding a 5- to 10-pound dumbbell with both hands to the outside of your right hip <b>(A)</b>. In one fluid motion, raise the dumbbell across your body and up to the ceiling, just past the outside of your …

5 Exercises That Will Show Your Lower Belly Who's Boss

One trainer's favorite moves for flattening that tricky spot<p>When you're trying to target your lower abs, all abs-strengthening moves are not created equal. Fact is, some are much more effective at working those tough-to-get-to muscles. So we asked celebrity trainer Michelle Lovitt, an Asics America …

Moon follows Jupiter April 11-12

Jupiter rises before the moon. Then, as Earth spins under the sky, the moon chases Jupiter for the remainder of the night.<p>Tonight – April 11, 2017 – …

Astronomy

What are the seasons like on Uranus?

Uranus lies nearly sideways with respect to the plane of its orbit around the sun. That sideways tilt makes a huge difference between winter-summer …

Friday night’s rare triple shadow transit of Jupiter

Three moon shadows at once on Jupiter Friday night! It won’t happen again for U.S. observers until the year 2032. You can also watch online.<p>If you’re …

5 Sky Events This Week: Green Giant, Lunar Triangle and Jovian Shadows

A planetary pairing and moon dances take center stage in the heavens this week.<p>Neptune meets Mars this week for stargazers, while Jupiter's retinue plays shadow games.<p><b>Neptune and Mars.</b> About an hour after sunset on Monday, January 19, look towards the southwestern sky for Venus and Mercury hanging …

Ditch the cigarettes to see comet Lovejoy, says astronomer

Glowing green comet Lovejoy is making its closest approach to Earth at the moment<p>Stargazers hoping to catch a glimpse of comet ‘Lovejoy’ this weekend should ditch the cigarettes, an astronomer has advised.<p>The glowing green comet is making its closest approach to Earth at the moment, proving amateur …

April guide to the bright planets

April finds Venus blazing away in the west at evening twilight, and Jupiter rising at mid-to-late evening. After the Mars and Saturn conjunction on …

Astronomy

Top 10 tips for meteor-watchers

How to watch a meteor shower. Tips for beginners.<p>Your goal: to observe a meteor shower. You read an article about an upcoming meteor shower, and you …

Jupiter starts retrograde on March 9

Tonight – March 9, 2018 – Jupiter is poised, or <i>stationary</i>, in front of the constellation Libra the Scales. That’s a signal that the king planet is …

Ground-based telescopes could join hunt for habitable planets

Search for habitable worlds hots up with the detection of a ‘super-Earth’ planet, 55 Cancri e, using a ground-based telescope<p>Astronomers have detected the silhouette of a planet just twice the diameter of Earth using ground-based telescopes. This is the smallest planet detected with this technique …

One of the highest resolution images of Mercury, ever

MESSENGER spacecraft’s fuel is nearly depleted. It will impact Mercury in March 2015. For now, space engineers are getting some of the best-ever …

Astronomy

Is it true that Jupiter protects Earth?

Jupiter’s gravity slings long-period comets out of harm’s way, while nudging some asteroids closer to Earth. And, in 1770, Jupiter took aim on Earth …

Ten things you might not know about space

Ten oddities and misconceptions about space that you may — or may not — have heard before.<p>Astronomy provides a fascinating and even downright …

More Mysterious 'Magic Islands' Appear On Giant Saturn Moon

The "magic island" mystery on Saturn's moon Titan just became more puzzling.<p>Last year, astronomers spotted a strange bright feature in Titan's Ligeia Mare sea that they called a "magic island." The object first appeared in photos of the sea in July 2013, and then seemed to vanish until it …

Newfound Mega-Storms on Uranus Pose Planetary Puzzle

Known for calm weather, the seventh planet from the sun is suddenly sporting a series of storms.<p>A distant, icy, green giant—the planet Uranus—appears to have unexpectedly awakened from a long slumber. Astronomers have discovered a yet unexplained rash of extreme storms on the normally placid planet.<p>…