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10 endlessly fascinating websites to waste your time on

The internet is a vast, wonderful trove of information. There's so much to learn from a seemingly endless supply of resources. From video lectures …

Henry and Baloo: Dog and cat travel companions gain cult following

<b>Best friends Henry and Baloo have a lot in common - they have both been rescued and now enjoy long walks in the great outdoors. What makes them special to their many fans is that they are a dog and cat travelling duo.</b><p>Their unlikely friendship and hiking trips around the beautiful mountainous …

Blind mystic Baba Vanga 'who foretold 9/11 and Brexit' also made a chilling prediction about Russia and Vladimir Putin

A blind mystic who correctly predicted Brexit, 9/11, the rise of ISIS and the Boxing Day tsunami also made a chilling prediction about …

Zookeeper mauled and suffocated to death by tiger he had raised since a cub in front of horrified visitors

A zookeeper has died in front of horrified tourists in China after being mauled and suffocated by a tiger he had raised ever since it was a cub.<p>The …

Serbia blasts top NATO general over Russia

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia's defense minister blasted NATO's top general on Monday for saying that one of the biggest threats for Europe is …

You may be a genius if you can answer these 12 science trivia questions people always get wrong

Nicki Minaj Tries To Outdo Kim Kardashian’s Internet Breaking Cover With One Of Her Own And Folks Went Mad

<b>WARNING: NSFW content ahead</b><p>Kim Kardashian’s <i>PAPER</i> magazine cover is the stuff of internet legend at this point, even if the idea of claiming you broke the internet seems off unless you really do it. The partially nude cover garnered plenty of attention back in 2014, but now Nicki Minaj has come for …

Nicki Minaj

China's Air Forces Are Venturing Further Into the Pacific Than Ever Before

It's all thanks to better equipped, better trained, and bolder Chinese military.<p>In an important milestone for the Chinese military, the country's Air Forces have announced plans to regularly fly beyond Japan and Taiwan into the Western Pacific. The flights are part of China's plan to use its new …

Dentists won’t have to perform the root canals we all fear for much longer

Root canals suck. There’s nothing enjoyable about having the nerve and blood vessels scraped out of your tooth’s root. While some dentists will tell …

The best non-alcoholic drinks for summer

There are many perks of buying and writing about wine. The chance to travel is top of my list, but the one that garners the most envy is free wine. On average 15 bottles a week, much of which is then distributed to grateful neighbours on Friday.<p>It is actually surprisingly easy to not have too much …

Stop Making Your Iced Tea With Hot Water

<i>For Bon Appetit, by Elyssa Goldberg.</i><p><i>Photo by Christopher Testani</i><p>We are in the golden age of cold brew coffee, and your current iced tea game shouldn't be any less strong. You want the one drink standing between you and fainting on a sweltering summer day to be as joy-inducing as spending …

Tea

Mathematical models explain east-west asymmetry of jet lag recovery

Travelers frequently report experiencing a significantly slower jet lag recovery after an eastward vs. westward flight. While some are quick to …

Jet Lag

NASA has an ambitious $43 million plan to make electric planes a reality

NASA is investing heavily in electric planes.<p>We're just starting to scratch the surface of making high-functioning, electric cars that come with the added benefit of being environmentally friendly. But making something as large as a jumbo jet eco-friendly is no easy feat.<p>This is NASA's step-by-step …

Goldman Sachs' HR chief says this is the key to writing a winning cover letter

"We read them because at times they will contain information that actually gives us insight into the person," Edith Cooper, executive vice president and global head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, tells Business Insider.<p>The key to a good cover letter, she says, is to <b>keep it new and</b> …

Is American Oil 'Dead'? T. Boone Pickens Says Yes ... But Only For Now

Just a few months ago, the price of a barrel of crude oil reached a 30-year low. That price has inched up since then, but still, it remains 60 percent lower than it was in the summer of 2014.<p>Oil and gas companies once flush with cash have cut exploration and pulled up to three-quarters of their …

Is Tinder really creating a ‘dating apocalypse’?

The female view: Scarlett Russell<p>According to Nancy Jo Sales’s précis of Tinder in <i>Vanity Fair</i> this month, the online app prompts easy access to instant hook-ups and has created a generation of sex-obsessed commitment-phobes. “You’re always prowling, you can swipe a couple hundred people a day,” …

Relationships

Your personality can affect your productivity—and salary

Why do some people earn more than others? Research backs up the idea that workers with higher educational levels and more experience have higher salaries. And economists would typically explain higher salaries with the argument that these workers are more productive.<p>But there’s more to it than …

Psychology

Crowdfunded science: harnessing the wisdom of the crowd, or selling out?

Illustration: Lunar Missions<p>Millions of small payments from the public could put Lunar Mission One on the moon.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/1/1420128212809/5bbca3d9-ee1c-48dd-8687-6d06e6d0abbc-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Illustration: Lunar Missions<p>Millions of small …

Selling

These Are the Best Christmas Video Game Deals

Sledgehammer Games/Activision<p>Ubisoft<p>Ashley Gilbertson for TIME<p>The Creative Assembly<p>Ubisoft<p>Ubisoft<p>Bungie<p>Nintendo<p>Sucker Punch …

Call of Duty

Heavenly Photographs of Dubai Skyscrapers Poking Through a Sea of Clouds

The city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is known for its impressive skyline, which features the world’s tallest building. Every so often, the …