Discovery

'Eye Of Sauron' Star Is Root Of All Evil

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Tech

Space can be a beautiful thing. It can also be deeply scary as this image of a star proves. Nicknamed 'The Eye Of Sauron' this is actually a ringed...

Why It's Important to Discover What You DON'T Know You Want Online

Dan Franklin | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dan Franklin

When it comes to the cultural choices we make: the films and plays we see, the gigs we attend, the exhibitions we visit, the books we read, no-one really knows what they want. That's what can make cultural life rich and surprising.

The Importance of Imagination

Charlotte Ballantyne | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Charlotte Ballantyne

Imagination has kept me sane and even happy for years, helped me survive the real world. Music speaks to every emotion I've ever felt, expressing for me when I cannot. Paintings and drawings remind me of the beauty of life. And stories are my escapism, characters my best friends.

The Hidden Beauty of Air Travel

George Gabriel | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
George Gabriel

Without a care in the world, we all carry our luggage onto our next destination in search of something greater. As we leave the terminal to continue our own journeys, a new story passes us on its way to check in.

From Paris, With Hope, Part 2

Bertrand Audoin | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK
Bertrand Audoin

It's been a real step back into history these past few days at the Paris symposium to mark the 30th anniversary of the discovery of HIV. To be in the presence of so many esteemed scientists who were working at the cutting edge in what were the early darkest days of the epidemic was an honour...

Kids Fashion Is All About Fun!

Louisa Daniels | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Style
Louisa Daniels

Never before have we had such variety and freedom, and when it comes to fashion, pretty much anything goes. One particular sector of the market, children's wear, is seeing rapid growth and, according to The Telegraph, in the UK alone it's estimated to be worth a staggering £500 million.

You Need To Hear This Featuring Emerging Icons Kalu Kalae, Twin Oaks, Seattle Yacht Club and Rum Thief

Kat Jackman | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

It's a new week and we've rounded up another bunch of amazing Emerging Icons artists with tunes that you really need to hear.

Michael Rundle

Could A Nasa Spy Satellite Reveal The Hidden 'Mini Moons' Orbiting Earth?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Tech

How many moons orbit the Earth? One? Two? Turns out, nobody really knows. The surprising truth is that aside from the massive lump of rock we k...

Endeavour Shuttle's Dramatic Final Fight Over California (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK

The Nasa shuttle Endeavour made a final, dramatic flyover across California on Friday giving Americans a chance to wave it goodbye before it was offic...

Does Waitrose Really Believe Columbus 'Discovered' Chillies?

David Hill | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK
David Hill

At the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues held in May this year the 'special theme' was 'The Doctrine of Discovery', a legal and poli...

Breaking the Mould: How to Build a Discovery Engine

Marc Leibowitz | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Tech
Marc Leibowitz

In the beginning, there was search. With the rise of Google and its competitors in the early 2000s, search became the primary way of locating relevant web content. But this method of information retrieval has its limitations, requiring users to provide a highly specific query and have a clear idea of their wants and needs.

Discovery Shuttle Makes Final Flight

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 17.04.2012 | Home

The American space shuttle Discovery has made its final journey ahead of retirement at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Virginia. T...

Astronomers Discover Earth-Like Planet In 'Habitable' Zone

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered an Earth-like planet located in the "goldilocks" or "Habitable" zone, suitable for life. Kepler 22-b, located 600 light...