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Hubble captures Horsehead nebula in stunning infrared

I just rewatched Ridley Scott's "Prometheus," and I think the soundtrack's opening horn melody would go perfectly with this NASA pic.<p>The Hubble Space Telescope has photographed the Horsehead Nebula in stunning detail. The nebula, about 1,500 light years away in the constellation of Orion, was …

Earth, Wind and Fire: The Extreme Weather of 2013

A woman carries her child through a field near the collapsed Plaza Towers Elementary School in Moore, Okla., May 20, 201<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Sue Ogrocki—AP

Lightgazing | Japan’s best illumination spots of 2013

Illumination. It’s an odd word to hear in a sentence, made only odder as a seeming tourist destination. But In Japan, especially around this time of …

Microsoft Expands Global Startup Accelerator Program In The UK

Microsoft has announced the names of 12 early stage start-ups it is backing through its recently launched London-based accelerator programme next year.<p>Microsoft is launching similar accelerators in ten cities worldwide, including Bangalore, Beijing, Paris, Seattle and Tel-Aviv.<p>The 12-week Microsoft …

Marissa Mayer apologizes for lengthy Yahoo Mail outage

Two days ago, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer tweeted that its ongoing problems with Yahoo Mail had finally been fixed. But she spoke too soon: email problems continued, drawing mounting criticism for the company's inability to restore the service. The outage comes at a time when the company is still …

Congress to block Turkey using US funds to buy missile system from blacklisted Chinese firm

Washington concerned over Turkey's plans to use Chinese company under US sanctions for selling arms to Iran and Syria to supply its first long-range anti-missile system<p>The US Congress is set to adopt a law next week forbidding Turkey from using American funds to acquire a $4 billion missile system …

North Atlantic

Bomb explodes in Belfast city centre

The area was evacuated after a telephone bomb threat and no one was hurt in the small explosion<p>A bomb explosion in Belfast city centre led to hundreds of Christmas revellers being evacuated.<p>No one is thought to have been injured after the small explosion in the Cathedral Quarter area, which came …