Lisa McNeill

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Malaysia Plane Search Is Race Against Time as Black Box Ticks Down

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is becoming a race against time as the plane's black box will ping for only a month, and …

Big Bang breakthrough announced; gravitational waves detected

There's no way for us to know exactly what happened some 13.8 billion years ago, when our universe burst onto the scene. But scientists announced Monday a breakthrough in understanding how our world as we know it came to be.<p>If the discovery holds up to scrutiny, it's evidence of how the universe …

20 Insanely Great U2 Songs Only Hardcore Fans Know

Listen to lesser-known gems from the band's catalog<p>20<p>By<p>U2 had a whole mini-catalog of songs prior to recording their debut LP <i>Boy,</i> and after that they …

Super-Earths in habitable zone may just be dead worlds

A new planetary formation model suggests that Super-Earths identified as being in the "habitable zone" by the Kepler telescope, may just be dead …

State Department: Putin Oversaw Massive Human Rights Abuses

The State Department’s 2013 report on human rights is out and it contains a scathing critique of life inside Vladimir Putin’s Russia.<p>The Russian …

The ancient art of honey hunting in Nepal - in pictures

The Gurung tribespeople of Nepal have been collecting honey from Himalayan cliffs for centuries, but now their lifestyle is under threat from commercialisation and tours offering visitors a chance to 'join a honey hunt'. Photographer Andrew Newey spent two weeks living with the Gurung in central …

Incredible Photos of High Speed Bullets Microseconds After Being Shot

Finnish photographer Herra Kuulapaa has spent the last seven years capturing dangerously beautiful images of bullets being discharged from firearms. His <i>High Speed Ballistics</i> photography shows ammunition ripping through the air in mere microseconds from when the trigger is pulled. Each photo …

Photography

Powerfully Dramatic Landscapes by 23-Year-Old Shane Hawk

Whether we are watching or not, the sun rises every day and sets every evening. On a regular basis, 23-year-old photographer Shane Hawk turns his eye towards the sky to document the daily magic that takes place overhead. Based in California, Hawk began photographing with just an iPhone. He has …

Landscape Photography

Electric cars won't save the planet

Broader power reforms are the key to a brighter future<p>New research published in the <i>Environmental Science & Technology</i> journal this month has concluded that the widespread adoption of hybrid and all-electric vehicles wouldn't drastically reduce the emission of harmful gases in the United States. …

Are all psychological therapies equally effective? Don't ask the dodo

"<i>Everybody</i> has won and <i>all</i> must have prizes," declared the dodo in Alice in Wonderland when asked to judge the winner of a race around a lake. As judgements go, it is admirably even-handed and optimistic. But in the world of mental health the dodo's decision has come to symbolise a bitter dispute …

The sound of space: Voyager provides music from solar system and beyond

In space, no one can hear you scream – but the void isn’t quite as silent as you might think.<p>Cosmic particles populate the emptiness of space, and while they make no sound in the conventional sense, their speeding paths can be translated into sounds we can hear.<p>Now Domenico Vicinanza, a project …