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The top 10 cities to visit in the world, according to a new report

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Did you make a New Year’s resolution to travel more in 2024? If so, you’re not alone: Experts are predicting that there will be an airline passenger …

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Oxford University Press names ‘Rizz’ word of the year for 2023

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Oxford University Press has just announced its word of the year, but if you’re not in Gen Z, you might not know this popular term. Oxford’s …

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Fired from your bank?! UK banks accused of “unbanking” customers over crypto

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UK banks are banning payments to cryptocurrency exchanges, in a bid to limit risks. UK banks have been tightening their curbs on customers’ payments to crypto …

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Pigeons solve problems the same way AI does, according to science

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You might not have much of an opinion about pigeons unless you live in a big city — and if you do, that opinion is probably …

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Whitefish species declared extinct is now confirmed to be alive

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Can you bring a species back from extinction? In the case of one fish, you can — if it never really disappeared! Houting, a whitefish once …

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Simone Biles is now the most decorated competitor in gymnastics history

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After a two-year absence from international competition, Simone Biles roared back in 2023, including at the 2023 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Belgium over the weekend. …

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How the Norwegian practice of friluftsliv could boost your wellbeing

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Which countries are happiest? Believe it or not, there’s actually a report for that. The most recent World Happiness Report was released in 2023, using data …

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You can get a master’s degree in magic and occult science starting next year

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If you’ve ever dreamed of going to Hogwarts and getting a wizarding education, you are in luck. The University of Exeter is now offering a new …

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Michael Jordan becomes first pro athlete on Forbes 400 list

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Michael Jordan is still making history. The 60-year-old basketball legend became the first-ever athlete on the Forbes 400 list. For the last 42 years, Forbes has released …

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Theater tickets from the night Lincoln was assassinated just sold for $262,500

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How much would you pay for two tickets to the April 14, 1865 performance of “Our American Cousin” at Ford’s Theatre? That was the question of …

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Video shows NASA spacecraft flying through massive solar explosion

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NASA’s investigations into the cosmos just keep getting cooler and cooler. Think: the James Webb Space Telescope, the Curiosity rover on Mars, and the OSIRIS-REx asteroid …