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Bono Tells U.S. Senate to Send Amy Schumer, Sacha Baron Cohen, Chris Rock After ISIS

Today, Bono visited Congress to attend a Senate subcommittee hearing on "causes and consequences of violent extremism and the role of foreign assistance." He was there alongside diplomats and aid experts asking the United States government to provide aid to the Middle East. "It could be the best …

Comedy

The World's Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.<p>Built to protect and entertain royalty, ancient castles naturally possess a lasting beauty. But unlike the gated compounds of yesteryear, modern travelers can now step inside their historic gates.

27 Cat Pictures That Are Never Not Funny

Cats are proof the internet loves us and wants us to be happy.

How to make your laptop boot faster

If your laptop takes its sweet time booting up, then here are some things you can do to put a little pep back in its startup step.<p>Get an SSD<p>You can breathe new life and faster boot times into old laptops by replacing spinning hard drives (HDD) with a new solid-state drive (SSD).<p>Without needing to …

Operating Systems

The peculiar behavior of this group of supermassive black holes could shed light on the formation of the universe

Using the Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope (GMRT) in India, the researchers discovered a group of supermassive black holes occupying the centers of ancient galaxies — and they're all spitting out their jets in the same direction.<p>Their findings are detailed in a study published recently in the …

The 15 Most Beautiful and Breathtaking Places in the World 99TravelTips

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10 Insanely Clever Items Every Woman MUST have in her bathroom! (you’ll wish you discovered #2 & #5 YEARS ago…)

There are some things a woman MUST have in her bathroom if she wants to make life just a little bit easier. What exactly are those things? Here we go …

I Hate Exercise So Pot Yoga Was Perfect for Me

The hour-long yoga class was one of the most physically draining yet strangely rejuvenating experiences I have ever had—kind of like a mini mushroom trip.<p>"You took Lu's class? I've been coming here for a year, and I'm still afraid to take a Lu class!" the woman beside me said as she rolled out her …

Yoga

50 Pieces Of Advice For Aspiring Authors

One of the questions I'm asked on a daily basis is some form of, "I want to become an author. Can you help?" There are certainly better people to ask than me. But after writing hundreds of articles and nine books in 15 years -- both traditionally published and self-published, both non-fiction and …

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

To find the cheapest places to go to, Hoppa calculated the average cost per person for a day trip in each destination, crunching the numbers for six typical travel expenses, including a 3km taxi journey, a night's stay at a hotel per person, and a meal.<p>The average amount a traveler would spend on a …

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 10 – The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins

An intoxicating renewal of evolutionary theory that coined the idea of the meme and paved the way for Professor Dawkins’s later, more polemical works<p>What is man, and what are we for? Remarkably, it was not until Charles Darwin published <i>On the Origin of Species</i> in 1859 that anyone, in our history, …

Richard Dawkins

7 Weird Things You Do, Explained By Science

Your brain has a lot to answer for.

This essay got a high-school senior into 5 Ivy League schools and Stanford

She also got into Stanford, which has an acceptance rate of 4.69% — a lower rate than any of the Ivy League schools.<p>"I'm sort of still in shock. I don't think I've processed everything yet," she excitedly told Business Insider.<p>The Ivy League is notoriously hard to get into, as the hundreds of …

“The Islamic State would not be with us today if the United States hadn’t invaded Iraq”: Islam, religion, and the interview Donald Trump and Ted Cruz must read now

Simple-minded analysis of religion, history and our challenge in the Middle East leads to the wrong policy choices<p>At approximately 9:40 p.m., on Nov. 13, 2015, three heavily armed gunmen stormed into the Bataclan theater in Paris and began killing people at random. According to some of the …

17 photographs that prove Ireland is the most beautiful country on Earth

6 Important Things To Remember In Your 30s

Once we enter our 40s and beyond, hindsight becomes a wonderful thing. It’s a time when we can look back and see how our younger years have made us …

Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet: How to Prepare for the Future of Work

It’s easy to fear the unknown, and planning for it is near impossible. Nevertheless, with technology advancing at breakneck speeds, planning for and …

This Is, Hands Down, the Best Viral Dance Video on the Internet

All I've ever wanted in life is to be able to do this.<p>It's unclear why, but the above massively viral video from November 2015 has resurfaced. The video features Keone and Mari Madrid, a husband-wife duo known for starring in Justin Bieber's "Love Yourself" video and for teaching at Germany's …

Baby gorilla shows off his bouffant hair-do in Virunga National Park, in pictures - Telegraph

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

Gravitational Waves

Ariana Grande Is Really Good at Impersonating Other Pop Stars

She can do everyone from Britney Spears to Rihanna to Celine Dion.<p>Ariana Grande's not so secret talent is impersonating other pop stars with startling accuracy. Jimmy Fallon was the first to uncover her canny ability, and now <i>SNL</i> is taking advantage.<p>In a skit skewering Tidal's many snafus, meek …

Watch Victoria's Secret Model Martha Hunt React to 10 Shocking Situations

There is really only one way to respond to your ex reaching out to you on LinkedIn.<p>How would you react if your Tinder date turned out to be six inches shorter than you? What if your ex reached out to you on LinkedIn? Or you accidentally favorited a super old photo on that same ex's …

Fashion Modeling

Survival of the prettiest: The strange power of attractive people

From picking mates to choosing politicians, new research says society’s bias toward attractiveness has ugly results<p>As the owner of a boutique …

‘Rare’ 2,500-Year-Old Seals Found in Jerusalem, Dated to King Solomon’s Temple

The Israel Antiquities Authority announced Monday that archaeologists have found two seals in Jerusalem inscribed with Hebrew names and dating to the time of the First Temple, which was described in the Bible as constructed by King Solomon.<p>One of the 2,500-year-old seals, made of semi-precious …

10 #SiblingTattoos That Will Melt Your Heart

While you have your parents or parental figures to thank for a lot of your upbringing, if you had a sibling growing up, you’d know that your bros and sisses play a huge hand in how you turn out too. I mean, who would the Kardashian-Jenners be if there was only one of ’em? It’s nice to acknowledge …

Makeup Artist Turns Her Lips Into Stunning Works Of Art (10 Pics)

Ever seen Katsushika Hokusai's famous painting, Great Wave Off Kanagawa? Probably. But have you ever seen it painted on somebody's lips? Probably not.<p>…

Lips

15 Smart Ways to Decorate Your Home without Spending a Penny

We often talk about saving money when decorating your home so let’s take it a step further and find ways how to do it without spending a single …

Home Decorating