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Architect, student, engineer and critic among identified Paris attack victims

It had been just another Friday night in the city of light. There was dancing and drinking; music, football, and revelry. The 129 victims of Friday night’s terrorist attack could have had no idea that their lives were about to be brutally cut short.<p>The French prime minister, Manuel Valls, said on …

France

Weird cloud formation. looks like a face.

4 Sky Events This Week: Saturn Stands While Meteors Fly

Changing Planet<p><b>Saturn, the t</b><b>rue “Lord of the Rings,” dominates the evening sky this week, while the summer’s first meteor shower gets under way.</b><p><b>Saturn at full stop.</b> On Monday, July 21, the ringed world will appear at a standstill in the sky, relative to the background stars in the zodiacal …

19 Places That Make Southeast Asia The Perfect Spot To Digital Detox

If the flocks of postgrad travelers in elephant print pants haven't told you already, Southeast Asia is having what we like to call "a moment."<p>And just because it definitely has its share of over-touristed sites, don't let the region fool you: there are some seriously stunning spots that are …

Is Sirius the most luminous star?

Tonight – March 17, 2018 – look outside, and you can’t miss Sirius, the brightest star in the nighttime sky. Is Sirius the most luminous star? No. To …

Astronomy

Mango and Coconut Loaf

<i>All kids love cake and with this fruity loaf you can let your children enjoy a second helping.</i><p>Get your kids involved in the preparation and they will …

The South Pole Is a Great Place to View Space

The Big Bang radiation discovery happened there—and when you look at Antarctic conditions, you can understand why.<p>The South Pole in winter is a far from ideal spot for humans. The temperature averages -72 degrees Fahrenheit (-58 degrees Celsius), it's dark for six months, and it's as bone dry as …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

The world's first underwater museum – in pictures

From algae-encrusted VW Beetles to classical busts covered in psychedelic coral, dive into the magical world of Jason deCaires Taylor’s seabed sculptures. He covers his exhibits – which include a dream collector and a dozing dog – in a cement that attracts growth, then plunges them to the ocean …

Snow in the Canyon

Two Friends Hiked For 10 Months And Captured This Breathtaking Footage Of Yosemite

Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill are adventurers.<p>Over the course of 10 months, the friends backpacked 200 miles through Yosemite National Park, capturing a combined 45 days of unbelievably beautiful footage.<p>Their video is called Project Yosemite.<p>It will give viewers the experience of seeing …

Calling New England Watersports Adventurers—Help Save Our Oceans from Plastic Debris

When paddler/filmmaker Steve Weileman bottled his first sample of sea water off a remote, undeveloped section of the Alaskan coast, it looked transparent and pristine. Weeks later when Adventurers and Scientists for Conservation (ASC) partner scientist Abby Barrows looked at the same sample under …

Martian Sands, Coma Cluster

Young stars flee their nursery while others wheel above the Himalayan mountains, just two of the thrills in the week's new space pictures.

7 Fat Loss Superfoods That Live Up to Their Hype

I honestly can't remember what food, but this woman was waxing poetic about its numerous benefits. I was at a dinner party having a conversation with another nutritionist, trying to tune her out, but this woman became so impassionate about this "miracle food" she was practically shouting.<p>Seems that …