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11 Incredible Stephen Hawking Quotes

When Stephen Hawking was diagnosed with motor neurone disease at age 21, doctors thought he'd only survive a few more years. But the theoretical …

Planet Earth: Facts About Its Orbit, Atmosphere & Size

Earth, our home, is the third planet from the sun. It is the only planet known to have an atmosphere containing free oxygen, oceans of liquid water …

Monaco no longer a home to the stars, as French team prepares for Champions League tie with Arsenal

Arsenal’s opponents have lost much of their high-end talent as they downsize, but Arsene Wenger will still be wary of his former club<p>The Riviera derby. It sounds like something you might enter only with an embossed invitation, an event more likely to be contested by yachts than athletes. But Nice …

Neil Patrick Harris's jokes on whiteness of Oscars unsettle some viewers

A string of jokes about diversity at the Academy Awards and controversial nominee American Sniper made Neil Patrick Harris’s first year hosting the Oscars a controversial one – even before the ceremony reached its halfway mark.<p>Harris began with a self-conscious joke that quickly won praise from …

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Best Thanksgiving Digestifs

<i>Photo © Tony Cordoza/Alamy</i><p>After a massive, multi-part feast with many glasses of wine, what does your stomach want? Probably, a digestif. For centuries, thoughtful gluttons have opined that a meal capper of strong booze will ease digestion. The science may be out on that, but there's no doubt that …

12 Things You Didn't Know About Taco Bell

By: Kristin Hunt<p>Back in the early 1950s, Glen Bell was just a dude who wanted to make people tacos. Today, he's left us an empire of snarkily-labeled hot sauces that is always there when we need it most. An achievement like that deserves its due, which is why we rounded up Taco Bell's most …

Champions League 2014 schedule, scores and results from Matchday 4

Liverpool's visit to Real Madrid looks to be the highlight of Tuesday, while on Wednesday, we'll be watching to see if Roma can come back from their horrible loss to Bayern Munich.<p>It's been only two weeks since we last experienced Champions League football, but a few of these clubs have had plenty …

The Ghostbusters Reboot Will Be ‘Very Scary’ And Star ‘Hilarious Women’

Just to elaborate on yesterday’s news about that writer being hired for the all-female Ghostbusters reboot, since I know “what’s up with Ghostbusters?” is the big question on everyone’s minds in 2014, director Paul Feig talked to Entertainment Weekly, to explain his vision for the film, which in my …

Infographic of Artificial Intelligence - Good and Evil

Hallelujah, 'St. Vincent' lets Bill Murray run amok

Soaked in whiskey, dipped in brine,<p>Bill Murraydelivers a salty, acerbic, inebriated comic blast as the unlikeliest saint imaginable in "St. Vincent."<p>The film, written and directed by Ted Melfi, is about paying homage to those overlooked and underappreciated good souls we bump into every day. In a …

'Culture High' lights up familiar pro-pot positions

The advocacy documentary "The Culture High" devotes about half of its running time to marijuana and the rest to tangents and conspiracy theories on the drug's criminalization.<p>As expected, the film touts marijuana's medicinal benefits and favorably compares the health hazards of pot with those of …

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day review – agitating matinee fare

Here’s a pretty ordinary Disney response to Fox’s sharper Diary of a Wimpy Kid series: bright yet sensitive pre-teen (Ed Oxenbould, not quite winning enough) feels dreadful for commuting – via an errant birthday wish – 24 hours of bad luck onto his nearest and dearest; 75 minutes of sketches …

Chevy Chase’s 4-Step Plan For Getting Your Workplace Staff To Hate You

Chevy Chase is more than just a comedic actor, he’s a misery wizard whose brand of scathing and caustic quips and actions have become the stuff of legend. Once considered to be a personality on the cusp of greatness — on TV and in film — Chase has essentially blackballed himself from the spotlight …

The Greatest Space Hack Ever

How duct tape and tube socks saved three astronauts<p>In NASA’s 56 years of operation, it has put men on the moon and robots on Mars. But one of its greatest achievements is less well known: the hack that saved the lives of three stranded astronauts in 1970.<p>When an oxygen tank exploded as Apollo 13 …

Giants player is sorry for mocking Eagles' lack of Super Bowls

(1) Giants cornerbacks Prince Amukamara and (former Eagle) Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie posed for this photo.<p>(2) Someone told the Philadelphia Eagles.<p>(3) DRC is already sorry.<p>All of this happened within less than 24 hours. Sports rivalries! News cycles!

Guitarist Randy Bachman Demystifies the Opening Chord of The Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

You could call it the magical mystery chord. The opening <i>clang</i> of the Beatles' 1964 hit, "A Hard Day's Night," is one of the most famous and …

'2022 Qatar World Cup should be played in January and February and Winter Olympics be rescheduled'

Europe's top clubs controversially propose switching Qatar World Cup to cooler months and moving Winter Olympics date<p>The 2022 World Cup should be played in January and February and the Winter Olympics forced to move to accommodate it, Europe’s top clubs controversially proposed on Wednesday.<p>The …

King of click: the story of the greatest keyboard ever made

Next year, the Model M turns 30. But to many people, it’s still the only keyboard worth using. It was recently spotted on the desk of <i>Minecraft</i> creator Markus "Notch" Persson, attached to a gaming PC whose graphic cards alone cost thousands of dollars. "The Model M is basically the best keyboard …

Pink Floyd’s ‘The Endless River’ to Feature Stephen Hawking

On November 10th, Pink Floyd will unveil <i>The Endless River</i>, their first album in two decades. Although the new LP is a mostly instrumental affair, …

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How to Pick the Right Bread for a Sandwich

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Give your sandwich the respect it deserves.</i><p>Sometimes, only a sandwich will do. Pasta seems too complicated, meat too fussy and begging needily for side …

Relive The 'Blood Moon' With These Dazzling Lunar Eclipse Photos

Skywatchers were treated to the second -- and final -- "blood moon" of the year early Wednesday, Oct. 8, and it was quite a show (scroll down for some dazzling photos).<p>A "blood moon" occurs when the reddish hue from a sunset or sunrise reflects onto the moon's surface during a full lunar eclipse, …

Willie Nelson’s Braids Sell for $37,000 at Auction

In one of the more unusual music-related items to hit the auction block since John Lennon’s tooth, Willie Nelson‘s trademark braids were sold to the …

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Every Bob Dylan Lyric Ever to Fill 13-Pound, 960-Page Book

A new book, <i>The Lyrics: Since 1962</i>, will collect every lyric Bob Dylan has ever recorded – on his albums and official bootlegs – to make what the …

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Pork Chops: They're What's for Dinner

The pork chop is one of the most perfect parcels of protein known to man (or woman), possessing a rich intense flavor (in the way all meat attached to a bone is flavorful). It's affordable, costing a fraction of what you'd pay for a comparably sized veal chop or beef rib steak. It's respectable …

2013 Year in Review: Design Store(y)

Our second year of our column, Design Store(y), sent us around the world spending time inside design-focused shops, interviewing shop owners to hear …

The 50 Best Movies for Kids

Check out some of the best kid-friendly films of all time.<p>Whether you're planning a family movie night or looking for some kid-friendly entertainment options while you and your partner have a date night (or, let's be honest, catch an extra hour of sleep on the weekend!), nothing spoils the fun like …

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The 10 Best American Martial-Arts Movies

<b>Keanu Reeves brings his sword</b> and samurai colleagues to the battlefield in this week's <i>47 Ronin</i>. It's not Reeves's first foray into martial-arts epics, nor is it the first time Americans have tried their hand at Asia's fighting techniques — for years, Hollywood has been making dramas and actioners …