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Eight things to know about the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch

What happens if things go well and what happens if they don’t<p>The time has finally come for SpaceX to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket. A launch license has been issued for the giant vehicle to take flight this Tuesday. It’s a mission that many have been waiting for since 2011 when SpaceX CEO Elon …

Trips in Europe everyone should take according to the world's top travel experts

The Ice Hotel, Finland.Flickr/bjaglin<p>No matter how many countries you've been to, there's always somewhere new to discover.<p>But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritise one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked top travel bloggers and …

La Liste reveals the world's best 20 restaurants

I’m Having Lobster for Thanksgiving Because Turkey Kinda Blows

There’s a reason we only have turkey once a year: It sucks.<p>There’s a reason we only cook elaborately roasted turkeys on Thanksgiving.<p>They suck.<p>Read 1000 recipes about how to brine and most of them still taste like dried-out Adidas superstars. (Okay, <i>except</i> for this one.) I’m sorry to get too real …

Cannabis-infused joe becoming popular drink-of-the-day

It was during an endless drive home from a camping trip in eastern Washington state that entrepreneur Adam Stites came up with his latest product. …

Cannabis

“Mr. Trash Wheel” Removes 6,700,000 Cigarettes from Baltimore Harbor

A conservation group in Baltimore has employed this innovative water wheel, affectionalely known as Mr. Trash Wheel, to clean up the city's polluted …

The very best Fallout 4 settlements. Seriously, how the hell did they make these?

The settlement building element of Fallout 4 wasn't to everyone's taste, with some finding it a distraction from the bigger picture of exploring the …

Comic Books

22 Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes: Don't Stop Till You Get Enough

As beloved as Thanksgiving dinner is, it's the leftovers that folks really get excited for. After all the stress of the holiday, there's something incredibly comforting about eating cold stuffing straight from the fridge. Plus, after you've spent the past couple days cooking it's nice to be able to …

Cooking

10 Things to Consider Before Buying an Appliance on Black Friday (or Any Day)

If you're looking for an encyclopedia of kitchen appliance knowledge—and on Black Friday, you must be—look no further than Sharon Franke.<p>As the director of the Kitchen Appliances and Technology Lab at the Good Housekeeping Institute, where she's worked for 28 years, she's an expert in all kitchen …

Gift Guide 2017

Louie Mueller's beef ribs are so good, we feel comfortable comparing them to Aaron Franklin's brisket. These gargantuan specimens of flesh and bone give new meaning to fall-off-the-bone-tender, and they have such a concentrated beefy flavor, you'll think you're eating beef confit (which, in a way, …

Shopping

L'"ultimo bacio" tra le due stelle prima della catastrofe

Una coppia di corpi celesti così vicini da toccarsi. Un sistema stellare molto raro, che si avvia verso un destino catastrofico, e che ci aiuta a …

The Food Lab's Ultimate Creamed Spinach

When I'm working on a new version of a classic recipe, my first instinct is skepticism. Take creamed spinach, for instance. The classic dish is made by slowly cooking down spinach in a lightly thickened mixture of heavy cream seasoned with onions and nutmeg. Simple. But does the spinach need to …

Cooking

Dante su Facebook e Leopardi su Whatsapp: poeti e pensatori alle prese con i social network - Repubblica.it

Coco, la spiaggia in un'app<p>Scacciavillani, insulti e sessismo senza freni su<p>Un disegno al giorno per 5 anni: così<p>Phubbing: i numeri dei distratti …

This Is How You Are Supposed To Grill Steak

Salesforce has backed more $1 billion startups than Google

The venture arm of the customer-relationship management provider now has nine companies valued at $1 billion or more in its investment portfolio, more than any other corporate VC. Google Ventures is not far behind with seven, research firm CB Insights reports.<p>Salesforce Ventures announced a $100 …

The Sanders Paradox: Could Hillary Really Be In Trouble?

Could Hillary Clinton really be in trouble in the Democratic presidential primaries against a self-described socialist senator from tiny Vermont? She could. But not yet. Still, you can see the impact already in Monday's left-tinged economic address at the New School in Manhattan, where Hillary hit …

Pluto Is Bigger Than We Thought

New Horizons spacecraft reveals the dwarf planet is slightly larger, has polar ice cap, and more<p>The New Horizons spacecraft isn't scheduled for its closest flyby to Pluto until tomorrow morning, but it's already revealing intriguing new information. In a press conference this morning, NASA …

International Space Station resupplied for the first time in months

The International Space Station has just received its first new supplies since April 14th. The Progress 60 Russian cargo ship docked with ISS early this morning, at 3:11AM ET according to NASA, bringing with it over three tons of cargo. That includes "1,940 pounds of propellant, 106 pounds of …

Philae comet could be home to alien life, say scientists

Astronomers say features of comet landed on by spacecraft in November, such as black crust and icy lakes, suggest living micro-organisms beneath surface<p>The comet landed on by the spacecraft Philae could well be home to an abundance of alien microbial life, according to leading astronomers.<p>Features …

Philae

Referendum Grecia, ora Draghi dia liquidità alle banche. Affamare i greci non conviene

La vera battaglia per cambiare l’Europa comincia ora. La larga vittoria del no all’austerity in Grecia rappresenta l’inizio ufficiale di un <b>conflitto</b> …

Quando il logo è un vero disastro

Oggi tutto ha un marchio. Essere originali è sempre più difficile. E la corsa a farsi notare porta spesso a clamorosi errori grafici. Che suscitano …

Washington state has brought in $70 milion in tax revenue from legal marijuana sales

And who knows — the industry might even start making some money.<p>Washington pot farmers, processors and retailers have complained all year that heavy state and federal tax burdens, along with competition from an unregulated medical marijuana market, have made it difficult for them to do business.<p>But …

The Food Lab: 5 Steps to the Best Grilled Shrimp

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Grilling<p>All the tips and recipes you need for the perfect barbecue.<p>Grilling fast-cooking foods is always a balancing act. Hot and hard is the only way to develop those characteristic deep brown grill marks and charred spots that give grilled foods their unique …

Cuban Babies Are Now HIV-Free

Initiatives like this could eradicate the disease, even without a cure<p>Cuba has become the first country in the world in which HIV-positive mothers no longer pass the disease on to their children, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).<p>Every year, 1.4 million HIV-positive women become …

Public Health

This Flatworm Injects Itself In The Head With Sperm

Minding its own business<p>When these flatworms get lonely, they have sex on the brain.<p>In a study published in <i>Proceedings of the Royal Society B</i>, researchers observed the mating habits of the flatworm species, <i>Macrostomum hystrix</i>, and found that in the absence of a mate the hermaphroditic worm will …

Biology

Dumb Parents Need to Stop Letting Their Young Kids Eat Weed Brownies, Study Says

If your delicious candy and brownies contain massive amounts of THC, maybe don't leave them where your kids can reach?<p><i>A version of this article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>According to a new study, children under the age of six are being exposed to marijuana products more than ever. But …

Getting paid to watch Netflix? Yes, that's a thing

Starting in the wee hours of June 12, hundreds of thousands of fans are expected to binge-watch Season 3 of Netflix's original production "Orange is the New Black."<p>The payoff for the vast majority of the audience is the satisfaction of consuming a long-awaited update on Piper and the rest of the …

TV shows

How Many TV Series Can Your Brain Take?

With hundreds of scripted series to watch on TV and streaming services, some viewers are having a hard time keeping track of dozens of characters and complex story lines<p>“Game of Thrones” fan Travis Stevens experienced a familiar mix of feelings while watching the most recent episode of the HBO …

TV

Vatican causes stir with treaty recognizing Palestine as a state

JERUSALEM — The Vatican announced a treaty Wednesday that reaffirms Palestinian statehood, a step that immediately drew Israeli criticism and stirred alarm that an activist Pope Francis was advancing the Palestinian cause at Israel’s expense.<p>The agreement, being finalized in Rome by a group called …

Israel

Brazil arrests fugitive Italian writer Cesare Battisti

<b>Brazilian police have arrested fugitive Italian writer Cesare Battisti, a former communist militant convicted of murder in his home country.</b><p>He was granted asylum in Brazil four years ago, but earlier this month a judge ruled that he should be deported to serve his sentence.<p>He has been released from …