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In war and peace, Britain can be proud

When plans were made for the commemoration of the First World War, it seemed like an exercise in history – a necessary and salutary process of remembrance, but not one that could have much resonance in an age where consumerism appeared to have replaced patriotism as society’s animating force.<p>Yet …

Balfour Declaration

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Third victim dies from Asiana crash; runway reopens

Girl had been in critical condition in a San Francisco hospital. Runway reopens after wreckage removed.<p>A third child has died from the Asiana Airlines crash at San Francisco International Airport, hospital officials announced Friday afternoon.<p>San Francisco General Hospital officials said that the …

Things Millennial Cats Love

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The 'Sharknado' Trailer Is The Most Ridiculous Thing We've Ever Seen

If you haven't heard about "Sharknado" yet, an original SyFy disaster movie debuting tonight at 9 p.m., you're missing out.<p>The concept is simple. Killer sharks + deadly tornadoes = Sharknado.<p>We're not sure what the best part of this is: that SyFy thought this up, that 90210's Ian Ziering is slicing …

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12 More Weird Books That Really Exist

Investigating the world’s weird books could easily take someone down an endless rabbit hole of unusual and unexpected publishing choices. We’ve …

Books

Mini Pig Keeps Cool by Eating an Ice Cream Cone Under a Tiny Parasol

An adorable mini pig keeps cool on a hot day by eating an ice cream cone under a tiny parasol in these photos taken by UK photographer Richard Austin.<p>…

The Hardest Thing To Find In The Universe?

What is rarer than a shooting star?<p>Rarer than a diamond?<p>Rarer than any metal, any mineral, so rare that if you scan the entire earth, all six million billion billion kilos or 13,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 pounds of our planet, you would find only one ounce of it?<p>What is so rare it has never …

Do you miss your packed lunch?

As news came over the kitchen radio this morning of the proposed ban on unhealthy packed lunches I was reading the riot act to my kids, skulking in …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

A DIY Microwave Hack Downloads Cooking Instructions From Barcodes

For when microwaving isn't easy enough.<p>Inspired by a Reddit post suggesting food products carry QR codes that would allow a microwave to automatically follow cooking instructions specific to that food, developer Nathan Broadbent decided he could hack a better microwave, one that could download and …

A Real-Life Stairway To Heaven And Other Amazing Images From This Week

The Science Behind The Summer's Biggest Blockbusters

The answers to the most nagging, fascinating, and bizarre questions of the summer movie season.<p>How Strong Can Someone Become?<p><b>Inspired By Man Of Steel</b><p><b>THE PLOT:</b> In the latest remake of the 75-year-old comic franchise, Superman, an innocent farmer's son, discovers his powers and saves the planet from …

The Deadly Science Of Force-Feeding

We've all seen the video of Yasiin Bey, formerly Mos Def, undergoing the force-feeding procedure used at Guantanamo Bay Prison. Here's what such a procedure could do to your health.<p>Earlier this week, the <i>Guardian</i> published a video of rapper Yasiin Bey demonstrating a force-feeding procedure that …

12-Year-Olds Go to War in Must Watch I DECLARE WAR Trailer

Pacific Rim: mass destruction and modern cinema

The Golden Gate Bridge first met its big-screen demise in 1955, torn apart by a giant stop-motion octopus in It Came From Beneath The Sea. This …

This week's new film events

Moving Stories, Bradford<p>Should you let the kids slob out with a movie or make them do something vaguely constructive during the summer holiday? This …

The Week in Review: A Window Seat on the Aviation World

Inside Flipboard / July 12, 2013<p>Asiana Flight 214 crashed while attempting to land at San Francisco International Airport on July 6, and while the …