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Cheap summer destinations for 2013

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For the first time, astronomers have determined the true colour of a planet orbiting another star http://bbc.in/13RftXh The world, known as HD189733b, has a deep azure hue - probably the result of silicate (glass) rain in the atmosphere, which scatters blue light. At a distance of 63 light-years from us, this turbulent alien world is one of the nearest exoplanets to Earth that can be seen crossing the face of its star.

The Moon's Mystery: Scientists Debate How it Formed

How was our planet's satellite formed? Scientists are still searching for the answer.<p><b>It has taken centuries for scientists to settle on a creation story for our moon, the most popular of which is depicted on the July cover of National Geographic magazine. But as I learned at a recent lunch with</b> …

Top 20 free things to do in Dublin

Dublin may not be the cheapest destination in Europe but don’t let that stop you; some of the best stuff to see and do here is completely free.<p>From walking tours to tranquil gardens and Oscar Wilde to Samuel Beckett, here's our guide to enjoying Ireland's capital without reaching for your bank card.<p>…

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Anguilla on a budget

Would you like to be on a Caribbean beach right now? It’s the classic holiday wish, and among the various reasons why this dream scenario hasn’t come about is the notion that you can’t afford it. It’s true that you’ll need to find the airfare to reach this fabled land of rum and rhythm, currently …

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Hip Beijing: a neighbourhood guide

Once the great grey heart of China’s communist regime, Beijing now boasts colourful districts that mix historic buildings with contemporary art and design. Here are three places to plug into this hip new side of the Chinese capital.<p><b>798 Art District</b><p>The harsh industrial landscape of this …

Simply Beautiful Photos: Palette

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The world's biggest building in pictures

Water Parks

The best things to do in London this weekend

The weather in London this weekend<p>Expect sunny but cold weather on Friday. A cloudier day awaits on Saturday and some rain is likely on Sunday.<p>Follow the Kew Gardens Christmas trail<p>Now that Kew Gardens’ Christmas trail has opened, visitors will find some of the royal botanic gardens’ most majestic …

Fine dining in New York

<b>Lee Hickenbottom writes</b><br>I wonder if you can assist with information on fine dining in <b>New York</b> for a special occasion in August. Our chosen restaurant, Eleven Madison Park, says our party of seven will have to take a private dining room and spend a minimum of $2,800 (£2,400). That sum is achievable, …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

Explosion in Number of Potentially Habitable Worlds

Climate model predicts 60 billion water-friendly planets around red dwarf stars.<p><b>The number of potentially habitable worlds circling red dwarf stars—the most abundant type of star in our Milky Way galaxy—may have just doubled to 60 billion, a new study suggests.</b><p>Using global climate models originally …

New Night Sky Timelapse Video: Stars and Storms Vie for Attention

Changing Planet<p>Breathtaking shots of the ground and sky dominate this striking time-lapse video shot in South Dakota and Wyoming between April and October of 2012 by veteran photographer Randy Halverson.<p>One highlight: the footage shows the Milky Way galaxy’s bright central hub — located more than …

Fashion buy of the day: Toast canvas beach bag

• Share on Facebook<br>• Share on Twitter<br>• Share via Email<p>Topics<p>Fashion<br>• Fashion buy of the day<p>Beach …

Summer holidays 2013: outdoor events in the UK

Folk by the Oak, Hertfordshire: 21 July<p>Pack a picnic for this very civilised afternoon in the leafy grounds of a Jacobean stately home, Hatfield …

10 Travel Photography Tips to Help Avoid Regrets When You Get Home

By Hélio Dias. I have lost count of how many times I’ve came home and regretted not having done something to get better pictures when I was …

Here’s why most users won’t be affected by the latest Android flaw

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p><b>UPDATE (3.45am PT): Google has reportedly tightened up security within its Play Store mechanisms, making this flaw less</b> …

Apple Wants To Sell More iPhones From Their Retail Stores

Apple is looking to increase sales of their iPhones from their retail stores. According to a recent report, 80 percent of all iPhone sales are from …

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