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No Italian GP future without more money – Ecclestone

The Italian circuit, which has only been absent from the Formula 1 calendar once since 1950, unveiled plans to secure a contract extension that would …

Motorsport

How It Works: The Large Hadron Collider

To chaotically combine particles, you need a lot of space ... and a lot of power<p>The world’s most powerful particle accelerator, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), famously upended physics with the discovery of the long-sought Higgs boson in 2012. But it was only operating at half power. Since then, …

The leads of Star Wars The Force Awakens describe their new characters

It's hard to tell what's generated more speculation around <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, the return of franchise veterans like Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford, or the creation of three brand new characters as the film's leads. The actors behind those characters have now given the world …

An explanation for everything you see in the latest 'Star Wars' trailer

The second teaser trailer for the new "Star Wars" movie, "The Force Awakens," is out.<p>It's short, but packed with a lot of stuff. Here's an explanation for everything you see in the new trailer.<p><b>Han Solo flies the Falcon inside a giant crashed ship. If we had to guess, we'd say Han somehow ends up</b> …

New York City in Black and White, Inception Style

New York City. It’s a place that inspires with it’s gloriously tall buildings with the strictest attention to detail and the hustle and bustle of …

Obama Becomes First President to Acknowledge ‘Area 51’

President Barack Obama on Sunday likely became the first <i>actual</i> President to publicly acknowledge Area 51, the top-secret government testing ground …

Fast & Furious 7 to go ahead despite death of star Paul Walker

Paul Walker's final Fast & Furious film remains on course for a cinema release, despite the death of its 40-year-old star in a road accident on Saturday.<p>Sources told the Hollywood Reporter that production on Fast & Furious 7 would be delayed, with the shoot in Atlanta unlikely to resume until today …

Invisible women: can you spot the mothers in these photographs?

With exposure times of half a minute, Victorian mothers wanting a portrait of their children had to disguise themselves as chairs, couches and curtains to hold them still. The results, captured in Linda Fregni Nagler's book The Hidden Mother, are both touching and unsettling

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Pictures of the week: 40 Weeks And A mirror, by Sophie Starzenski

Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's editorial team choose a picture, or set of pictures, that particularly tickle their fancy. This week, their choice is Sophie Starzenski's 40 weeks and a mirror.

Justin Lin to Direct the Next 'Bourne' Film With Jeremy Renner – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> <b>Justin Lin</b> is going from fast and furious cars to fast and furious fists. The director has just signed on to direct the next <b>Bourne</b> movie, …

Movies

Absolutely Stunning 3-D View of a Cosmic Cloud

To call Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsävainio a magician is definitely not an exaggeration! Take a look at his latest handiwork, this amazing 3-D …

3D

Kimi back in a Sauber for two Grands Prix?

Nov.7 (GMM) The big question ahead of next weekend's US Grand Prix in Austin is the whereabouts of Kimi Raikkonen.<p>That is the claim of former Formula …

Five great zombie short films you can watch online

"The Walking Dead" returned for its fourth season Sunday night on AMC. On one hand, fans were treated to the usual dose of creeping, shuffling, bloody dead things. On the other hand, everybody has to wait a week for the next installment.<p>Fortunately, you don't have to go zombie-free during that …

Stunning Snapshots of Sunday’s Solar Eclipse

Changing Planet<p>This amazing shot of the partial solar eclipse on the morning of November 3 was taken from Kearny, New Jersey, on a hill overlooking Manhattan. Credit: Chris Cook<p><b>Sky-watchers in most of the Western Hemisphere were treated to a rare solar eclipse on November 3, and many captured</b> …

There Are (Probably) Billions of Earth-Like Planets in the Universe

New research, courtesy of NASA's Kepler telescope, suggests that there's no dearth of pseudo-Earths.<p>"When I began searching for exoplanets," Geoff Marcy told me last year, "everybody said I was crazy." Back then—in the 1990s, when "planet hunting" was new and, as its name might suggest, somewhat …

Two billion planets in our galaxy may be suitable for life

Our galaxy probably contains at least two billion planets that, like Earth, have liquid water on their surfaces and orbit around their parent stars in the "habitable zone" for life. The nearest, according to astronomers, could be a mere 12 light years away.<p>A new study, published on Monday in the …

Best pictures of the day - live

<i>Howard Carter and Tutankhamun - today's picture from the past</i><p><i>More Diwali celebrations, this time from the prime minister at the Neasden Temple in London</i><p>David Cameron (@David_Cameron)Sam and I celebrating #Diwali at the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, London. @NeasdenTemple …

Space Agencies Of The World, Unite: The U.N.'s Asteroid Defense Plan

The United Nations General Assembly may approve a plan soon for the world's space agencies to defend the Earth against asteroids.<p>The plan, introduced last week, is expected to be adopted by the General Assembly in December. It would do two things: create an International Asteroid Warning Network so …

Apple Looking to Launch Lower-Cost iMac in 2014

Apple may be preparing to release a cheaper model of the iMac in 2014, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo states in a new research note. The analyst believes that sales of recent iMac models have failed to meet expectations and that Apple may look to introduce a lower-cost option in order to …

Star’s ultrafast spin nearly tears it apart

<b>UC SANTA BARBARA (US) —</b> Researchers have found a massive star spinning around its axis at the speed of 600 kilometers per second at the equator—the …

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So Felipe was too fast for Fernando to get his slipstream... Interesting debriefing for sure! The man of the day is really Nico @nicohulkenberg and I made the same comment earlier and my friend Alex Yoong thinks alike... The man has a Ferrari engine behind him, time to give him the car that goes with it... 🇩🇪+🇮🇹=🏁#f1 #formula1 #formulaone #ferrari @felipe1massa #felipemassa #monza

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Highway to Hell

When Bon Scott leered, “Lock up your daughter, lock up your wife, lock up your back door,” on AC/DC’s North American debut album, <i>High Voltage</i> (1976), …

The Week in Review: Comic-Con Edition

Inside Flipboard / July 19, 2013<p>Comic-Con, the annual celebration of all things geeky, began yesterday in San Diego with 130,000 people attending—a …

Two Persian leopard cubs born, first birth in 50 years

Science News<p>Two Persian leopard cubs were born in a Russian national park last week for the first time in 50 years, according to a statement from the World Wildlife Fund. The species is endangered.<p>The Persian leopard is one of the largest leopard subspecies, and the beasts once heavily roamed …