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Celebrate Hubble’s 24th With Giant Galaxies, Dying Stars and Cosmic Chaos

Twenty-four years and two days ago, on a Tuesday morning, the space shuttle <i>Discovery</i> hitched a ride to low Earth orbit from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Aboard the shuttle? NASA’s newest eye in the sky, the Hubble Space Telescope, an instrument capable of peering deep into the cosmos and capturing the …

Complete Guide to Scotch Whisky | The Art of Manliness

“The proper drinking of Scotch whisky is more than indulgence: it is a toast to civilization, a tribute to the continuity of culture, a manifesto of …

Surprising Science Experiment Backs 5-Second Rule For Dropped Food

If you’ve ever consumed food after dropping it on floor and then wondered what sorts of diseases you might be contracting, here’s a new study that may put your mind at ease (or not). New research out of Aston University in the U.K. finds that there may be some truth to the old wives’ tale, often …

Justice Scalia: 'Constitution is not a living organism'

During a speech in Atlanta Friday, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Friday defended interpreting the Constitution as it was originally written and intended.<p>Scalia delivered a speech titled "Interpreting the Constitution: A View From the High Court," as part of a constitutional symposium …

Skywind trailer takes you along the 'road most traveled'

A new trailer for <i>Skywind</i>, the fan-led remake of <i>The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind</i>, offers a preview of a quest running from from Seyda Neen to Balmora.<p><i>Skywind</i> recreates the world of <i>Morrowind</i> using <i>Skyrim</i>'s engine. According to the video's description, however, regions are not yet optimized and "the …

5 Warming Stew Recipes from Around the World

Wintry stews packed with flavors from around the world will heat up the coldest of nights.<p>There’s a lot to love about stew. You do work on the front and back ends, but mostly the pot just simmers on the stove, making your house smell good. The result is a warm, comforting dinner—the perfect winter …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

20 Breathtaking Images Of The Earth As Seen From Space

Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013 – The Citadel of Aleppo – medieval fortified palace<br>DigitalGlobe—Getty Images<p>1 of 20<p>Digital Globe, a provider of …

The Easiest Way to Have an Orgasm

Cross the finish line every time by taking one ridiculously simple step<p>What if we told you there was a secret ingredient that could up your odds of having an orgasm? Get excited, because there actually is. Nearly 50 percent of men and women who have used lube say that it makes it easier to have an …

Historical photographs get a 'colorized' makeover - in pictures

Do historic photographs look better in colour? The colorizers think so. Skilled digital artists such as Sanna Dullaway and Jordan J Lloyd are keen to remind us that the past was as colourful as the present – and their message is spreading though Reddit and Facebook.<br>• Read Jon Henley on the …

The 8 Secrets to Beating Everyone in Flip Cup

There are two ways to become a superior flip cup player: Flip huge cups made from lead for 14 hours a day, or read these tips from our expert flip cup player, a guy who was on the winning team of the 2013 World Series of Flip Cup -- a tourney they've won seven times.<p><b>Here's how to dominate</b>:<p><b>1. Have a</b> …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

This Collection Of War Photography Holds Some Of The Most Haunting Images You'll Ever See

"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website.<p>The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition called, "War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath," showing currently …

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25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

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10 Sex Tips for Every Spot On Your Body

Your top erogenous zones—and what your partner should do with each one

The 25 best Android games to download right now

The Google Play Store is frankly intimidating. All those charts, all those lists and all those tempting icons just screaming for you to spend your …

So You Think You Can Govern?

The U.S. government shutdown continues, leaving federal agencies shuttered and employees furloughed indefinitely. Like most Americans, you've …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Lorne Michaels on The 1970s and The Birth of Saturday Night Live

The 70s began for me in 1975—on April 1, 1975, to be exact. That was the day I signed on to move to New York and begin work on a new late-night comedy/variety series for NBC. And it was going to be live. As it turns out, April Fools’ Day is the right day to start work on something like that.<p>The …

19 Things You Didn't Know About Orgasms

Everything you want to know about the big O—including how to have the best one yet!<p>How long does it take to cross the finish line? Which positions make you most likely to climax? And is it really possible to have an orgasm every time? We have the answers to all of your biggest O-related …

Grand Theft Auto 5 cheats and guides: everything you need to beat GTA on PS4, Xbox One and PC

We all know Grand Theft Auto 5 is huge, and even though it's been around since 2013 (what?!) there are still plenty of players out there who haven't …

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5 Ways to Empower Your Teen Daughters

Dear Moms,<p>If you are raising a teenage daughter, there are plenty of things that you can teach her. Listen, I went through my Rolodex of thoughts about what has helped teen daughters and more specifically, what I have seen moms do that empower their daughters. I have lots of thoughts. I have sorted …

How to Build a Fort

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Home>How To | More in Outdoor<p>How to Build a Fort<p>How to make a versatile …

“Five Days at Memorial”: A hospital becomes hell

A journalist investigates what really happened in Memorial Medical in the days after Katrina struck<p>When a disaster mortuary team entered Memorial Medical Center in New Orleans on Sept. 11, 2005, they recovered 45 bodies, many of them in the hospital's chapel, where they had been left by staff …

This Tumblr Combines Peanuts with Smiths Lyrics, Is Awesome - PAPER

Et voila, the Internet has given us something fun to obsess over for an afternoon on this otherwise extremely slow news day. Graphic designer <b>Lauren LoPrete</b> recently created the Tumblr <b>This Charming Charlie</b>, combining some of the best <b>Morrissey</b> and <b>The Smiths</b> lyrics with <i>Peanuts</i> comic strips. You …

XCOM: Enemy Within 'War Machines' trailer augments soldiers to fight aliens

A new trailer for <i>XCOM: Enemy Within</i> shows the new resources available to fight the alien menace.<p>While the aliens invading Earth have developed newer, nastier units to overwhelm the human defenders, we puny humans have discovered a new alien source of power. This power allows soldiers to be …

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