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Are you right-brained or left-brained?

Follow these instructions to find out which side of your brain is dominant and how it may explain your personality.<p>In no particular order, I am visual, outspoken, artistic, impulsive, intuitive, a daydreamer and disorganised. I am right-brained, according to this uncannily accurate guide to …

How to Make Pumpkin Pie Lasagna

Becky McKay, the internet’s Cereal Baker, is forever mashing up foods that less sophisticated people might think don’t belong together. In the past, …

How to Fight a Baby

It’s not unusual to be scared of babies and not know how to handle them. Someone’s like, “Wanna hold my baby?” and I just close my eyes really tight, …

Coconut and Raspberry Financiers

This is it, right–high baking season? Yes, it is! And yay for that–of course you might call me biased, but okay, I’m fine with that especially if it …

Potato Soup with Fried Almonds + Chard Salad

<i>We're celebrating Meatless Mondays with balanced, delicious meal plans. We hope you'll join us -- whether you're vegetarian all the time or just here and there.</i><p><i>Today: A meatless meal that raises the question: is there anything a little bit of olive oil can't do?</i><p>This is the time of year when the …

30 Minute Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta

Caramelized Shallot, Spinach and Goat Cheese Garlic Butter Pasta.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> December 9, 2013 101<p>This is my give-me-a-break-from-candy-canes …

UFO Disclosure at Hand by Former Astronauts and Top Officials

Over the past decades, various individuals—including pilots, astronauts, and government officials—have come forward with evidence of UFOs, space …

Your phone is the perfect surveillance tool - Futurity

Surveillance is a fundamental part of the cellular network, writes Stephen Wicker in his new book Cellular Convergence and the Death of Privacy.

NASA Detects Water on Five Planets

NASA’s Hubble Telescope has discovered signs of water vapor on five Jupiter-sized planets outside the solar system.<p>But the fiery planets are not …

New Take On an Ancient Mystery: How Earth Got its Moon

<b>Correction appended Dec. 4, 2013</b><p>It’s a general rule in science that the more you know about some aspect of the natural world, the better you …

Congressional hearing on search for extraterrestrial life – live updates

• Experts from Nasa, MIT and Library of Congress testify • 'High likelihood' of life in neighbouring galaxies • Congress hears plea for more Nasa project funding• Read the blog summary

Experts ask the US for more help finding extraterrestrial life

Representatives from NASA, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and the Library of Congress testified before a House committee in Washington today to discuss the possibility of life in our solar system and neighboring galaxies, and the message was clear: more money needs to spent in the …

3 NASA Astronauts Who May Have Seen UFOs

Buzz Aldrin<p><i>(NASA)</i><p>In a 2005 interview with Science Channel, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin seemed to say he saw an unidentified flying object (UFO) that followed …

Learn to shoot photos of meteors

Want to try to capture a meteor on film? The first step is planning. The next step is to gather your equipment. Then on to the capture process itself.<p>…

Don’t miss the Geminids in 2017!

The Geminid meteor shower is always reliable, but might be extra special in 2017. Peak morning is likely December 14. Be sure to watch for the moon …

Astronomers discover planet that shouldn’t be there

The discovery of a giant planet orbiting its star at 650 times the average Earth-sun distance has astronomers puzzled over how such a strange system …

New research maps the secret structure of the sun

A discovery that could help explain everything from solar storms to sunspots<p><i>The phenomenon of solar flares, as seen above, might be better understood thanks to the discovery of giant cells.</i><p>Nearly half a century ago, scientists started to unravel the structure of the sun and determine how solar …

DARPA creating giant folding space telescope from plastic wrap-like material

Sending large pieces of high-density glass into space is an expensive and tedious endeavor, which is why a new project from the US Defense Department has turned to plastic instead. The US Department of Defense's Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) today announced a new plastics-based orbital …

Saturn's north pole surrounded by hexagonal jet-stream – Nasa video

The Cassini – Huygens spacecraft recorded these high-resolution images of a unique six-sided jet stream, known as the hexagon, around Saturn's north pole. The images were taken from 403,000 miles using a spectral filter sensitive to wavelengths of near-infrared light centred at 750 nanometers. …

How to see Comet Lovejoy in December 2013

Around mid-December, Comet Lovejoy is near the famous Keystone asterism in the constellation Hercules. Photos and charts here.<p>Want to see a comet? …

The intricate flow of Comet Lovejoy’s tail

Astronomers used the Subaru Telescope to capture this image of Comet Lovejoy’s tail on December 3, 2013. This comet is now visible in earthly …

Best view of Saturn hexagon

The Saturn hexagon is a unique six-sided jet stream, a current of air, around Saturn’s north pole.<p>NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has obtained the …

'Spooky action' builds wormhole between 'entangled' particles - Futurity

Physicists say that quantum entanglement—which Albert Einstein referred to as "spooky action at a distance"—might be intrinsically linked with …

23 Most YOLO Pastas Of 2013

Pasta is always perfect. But sometimes it's fun to shake things up a little bit.

19 Audacious Ways To Make Pigs In A Blanket

...and THIS little piggy wrapped itself in pastry.

14 Dazzling Animated GIFs Designed To Mesmerise You

If you haven't already guessed, we're huge fans of the humble "Animated GIF" it's recent revival and reinterpretation as a form of art, has lead to …

10 Fascinating GIFs Highlighting The Effects Of Ageing

Ageing, some of us do it gracefully, some of us look old before our time and then there are those lucky individuals (like Meryl Streep) never seem to …

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>…

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20 Great Insults from Science Fiction and Fantasy Books

There are some great lines in this list. Can you identify which books these insults came from?<p>"If your brains were dynamite there wouldn't be enough …