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Highlights from the annual party/art show/ communal experience that attracts tens of thousands of people to a barren stretch of desert in Black Rock City, Nevada. This year’s theme is Fertility 2.0. Art car "The Sperminator" cruises the Playa during the Burning Man 2012 "Fertility 2.0" arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert..
Russia clashes over energy with Belarus, Ukraine, EU
Russia plunged back into the disputes over energy with Ukraine and Belarus that have repeatedly disrupted oil and gas supplies to European Unioncountries, and it also termed EU energy policy as "uncivilized". Russia on Friday denied remarks by Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko that it [more]
Simple test may predict life expectancy
Don’t be surprised if your doctor asks you to sit on the floor at your next checkup. A new study says testing a person’s ability to sit down and then rise from the floor could provide useful insight into their overall health and longevity. [more]
For North Korea, next step is a nuclear test?
North Korea's next step after rattling the world by putting a satellite into orbit for the first time will likely be a nuclear test, the third conducted by the reclusive and unpredictable state. A nuclear test would be the logical follow-up to [more]
NASA releases “Told Ya So” apocalypse video early
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=QY_Gc1bF8ds Dec. 21, 2012, has long been rumored to be the day of the Mayan apocalypse, when Earth comes to its inglorious end. The good folks at NASA want you to know that isn't going to happen. In fact, NASA is so [more]
The classical musician, Myleene Klass, showed off her sexy side in the ravishing pictures and proves that Myleene has Klass if nothing else, dailymail 26, Augt..
Miley Cyrus went braless under the T-shirt for an outing in Philadelphia, where she is currently staying while her fiancé Liam Hemsworth is shooting a movie on location...
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas — unless you’re Prince Harry and TMZ publishes pictures of you cavorting naked during a game of strip billiards. The tabloid website posted the photos online Tuesday night. It said the romp featuring the royal, who is third in line to the throne, took place four days earlier..
Scientists and birdwatchers have discovered 10 new owl species in the Philippines, using advanced recording equipment that can distinguish between their hoots, a conservation official said. (Aug. 19) A photo taken in February and released by the Biodiversity Conservation Programme (BCP) shows one of the ten new species of owl — Ninox-Reyi — found in..
Indonesia marks it’s 67th Independence Day in Jakarta, August 17, 2012...
The family that owns the 700-acre townsite has put it up for sale. They are seeking $3.9 million. Woodside, Utah, once bustled with about 300 residents in the early 1900s when it was a water stop for steam engines. Now the town sits empty. A llamas walks freely in Woodside, Utah, in Emery County on..
Kristen Stewart has knocked Angelina Jolie out of the top spot as Hollywood’s highest paid actress in the latest ranking from Forbes. The 22-year-old earned an estimated $34.5 million over the last year...
A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket launches the classified NROL-38 spy satellite into orbit from Space Launch Complex-41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on June 20, 2012. Liftoff occurred at 8:28 a.m. EDT. The national security satellite will be used by the National Reconnaissance Office. Credit: Pat Corkery, United Launch..
Kayley Chung, Miss Hong Kong 2012 finalist..
The Air Force’s X-37B, is an unmanned reusable spacecraft built by Boeing that has spent more than a year on a classified mission in space. It landed early Saturday, June 16, morning at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California after weather conditions kept pushing back landing attempts the last few days. Mystery Mini Space Shuttle..
Scientists say that some of the prehistoric cave paintings are more than 40,000 years old – four or five thousand years older than anyone had believed before. (ABC) The Panel of Hands in El Castillo Cave near the village of Puente Viesgo is seen in this handout photo released June 14, 2012. REUTERS/Image courtesy of..