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My name is Susan Yee

<i>My Name is Susan Yee</i>, by the Academy Award-winning Canadian director Beverly Shaffer, is a beguilingly straightforward short documentary from 1975 …

a world of ideas

Dandies in the age of decadence favoured synthetics over nature, nowhere more so than in perfumery’s fabulous counterfeits

It's almost impossible to understand how unfathomably massive our universe truly is

by Aeon November 6, 2017 Sci-Fi Visions 11057<p>Michael Strauss<p>As an astrophysicist, I am always struck by the fact that even the wildest …

Best Casserole Recipes

These comforting baked dishes can go straight from the oven to your table.<p>1 of 32<p>Chicken, Spinach, and Noodle Casserole<p>Skip the can of condensed …

Cooking

Sorry In Advance, Because These Facts Will Put You In An Existential Crisis

Welp, I'm insignificant.

Knowledge Management

What Cassini learned about Saturn during its death dive

<b>(CNN) —</b> Although NASA's Cassini mission ended in September, new findings are being released about what the spacecraft "learned" about Saturn and its moons during the final days.<p>After launching in 1997 and reaching the Saturn system in 2004, Cassini spent 13 years exploring the planet and its moons. …

The Best Science Sites Of 2017 – Part Two

Time for another end-of-year “Best” list.<p>I’m adding this post to All 2017 “Best” Lists – In One Place!<p>You might also be interested in:<p>Here are my …

Mobile Stargazing: Diving into Deep-Sky Objects Using Mobile Apps

Autumn is a wonderful time of the year for skywatching. The bugs of summer are gone, it's not too cold yet, and it gets dark at a reasonable hour. …

Bitcoin is closing in on its all-time high

The price of the red-hot currency was up more than 4% on Monday above $4,800 a coin, less than $200 shy of its all-time high of $4,983, according to data from Markets Insider.<p>Bitcoin hit nearly $5,000 at the beginning of September, but quickly saw its price decline amid news of a crackdown in China …

Step outside the ISS in first ever 360-degree spacewalk video

To experience life in and around the International Space Station (ISS) requires years of astronaut training, but technology does continue to bring us …

Space Exploration

Olive Garden's Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

<i>The Italian restaurant shares the recipe for their most popular pasta dish so you can make it at home— but you’ll have to B.Y.O. bread sticks</i><p>Olive …

8 Excellent Make-Ahead Meals

Savor now and later<p>Everyone likes to have a great few make-ahead meals in their cooking repertoire. After a long day of work or play, it’s nice to …

Cassini’s Final Full Image of Saturn

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute/Jason Major After two decades in space, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft made its final plunge into the …

21 Space Porn Photos That Will Sexually Awaken You

They're out of this world.

Astronomy

Jaw-dropping pictures of Jupiter from Juno space probe

New photos by NASA's Juno spacecraft capture the solar system's largest planet in all its complex glory.<p>The four photos — which Juno took over an 8-minute span on Sept. 1, during its most recent close flyby of Jupiter — show the gas giant's many cloud bands and countless swirling storms (but not …

Nine pictures that show how climate change is impacting Earth

by Victor Tangermann September 16, 2017 Earth & Energy 28615<p>Record-breaking hurricanes have affected millions of people across North and Central …

Global Warming

2017 September 17 - Bright Spiral Galaxy M81

<b>Bright Spiral Galaxy M81</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> Subaru Telescope (NAOJ), Hubble Space Telescope; <b><br>Processing & Copyright:</b> Roberto Colombari & Robert</b> …

WATCH LIVE | Cassini's last dance with Saturn

Cassini's 13-year tour of the Saturn system is about to end as the probe plunges into the planet in order to keep its moons pristine.

Elon Musk says the Tesla truck is coming on Oct. 26, and it will be 'unreal'

Tesla hasn't forgotten about its electric semi-truck. Originally slated for a September launch, Tesla CEO Elon Musk just announced that the truck …

NASA video shows 10 days of Irma in 30 seconds

NASA has released a video tracking Hurricane Irma's path over 10 days from the Atlantic.

18 Simple Hacks That Will Make Any Lazy Person's Life Easier

Hacking

20 Pizzas to Eat in Italy Before You Die

To kick off Food & Wine’s exciting new partnership with Phaidon, Where to Eat Pizza writer Daniel Young created this exclusive Italian pizza bucket …

15 Slow-Cooked Mac and Cheeses For When There's No Time For Stovetop

I feel very passionately about macaroni and cheese. I love making different versions for every season, subbing out different cheeses and pasta shapes, serving it casserole-style, in muffin form, or straight from the stovetop. However, I fully understand that sometimes there's no time for all that …

Slow Cookers

A Requiem for Florida, the Paradise That Should Never Have Been

As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.<p>ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians around the peninsula in the 1830s. And they hated it. Today, …

Florida

Subscribe to a Calendar of Astronomical Events

While you wait seven years for America’s next total solar eclipse, check out the <i>New York Times</i> calendar of astronomical events. Subscribe and never …

Find the Teapot, and look toward the galaxy’s center

With the moon waning now, it’s time to go out in the country to witness the glorious Milky Way. Want to locate the direction to the galaxy’s center? …

Astronomy

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The Amish people make some of the best breads in the United States. This Amish milk bread tastes delicious and has a fantastically moist texture. You …

Bread

Interpreting the Bible Just Got More Complicated

In October 2012, Dr. Lukas Dorfbauer, a researcher at the University of Salzburg, was examining the manuscripts of the Cologne Cathedral Library. He …

Theology

The 10 Most Essential Slow Cooker Recipes for Fall

That little chill in the air can only mean one thing: It's time to dust off your favorite fall slow-cooking comfort foods. From steaming ladles of …

A colossal asteroid will cruise by Earth today, and you’ll actually be able to see it

The asteroid known as Florence is going to make a relatively close shave of Earth today, speeding past our planet closer than it has since the year …

Space