Amir Khurshid Khan

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Parkland Students to President Trump: Stay ‘Far Away’ From Us

Few imagine that the president would provide any comfort. Many fear he will make things worse.<p>PARKLAND, Florida—Two days after enduring a horrific …

Inside the Tokyo restaurant with its own indoor forest and cave

Tokyo has no shortage of incredible and unique restaurants offering every kind of food imaginable. A world famous culinary hot spot, the city has something to impress everyone, and now, that includes a tranquil, nature-inspired restaurant in the heart of the fashionable Roppongi district that …

These Chinese military innovations threaten U.S. superiority, experts say

BEIJING — The Chinese New Year began with the traditional lighting of firecrackers on Friday, but the country's military has been working on incendiaries on an entirely different scale.<p>Over the past year, the nation that invented gunpowder has been rolling out an array of high-tech weapons that …

Military

We Went to Opening Night of Black Panther and Now We Want to Live in Wakanda Forever

When tickets for <i>Black Panther</i> went on sale late last month, we here at <i>The Root</i> just knew it was our duty, as the unofficial news source of Wakanda, …

How to Use the Hidden Camera Level Tool in iOS 11

Apple's native Camera app in iOS 11 has plenty of tools for helping you get the right shot, but some are more hidden than others. The camera level is the perfect example of a really handy tool that many users don't even know exists, mainly because it's part of a feature that's turned off by default.<p>…

New CRISPR tools can detect infections like HPV, dengue, and Zika

Meet SHERLOCK and DETECTR<p>Scientists are harnessing the same technology behind the powerful gene-editing tool CRISPR to develop cheap devices that can quickly diagnose infections. These systems, described in new research, have the potential to revolutionize how we detect and respond to viruses like …

The Internet Can’t Seem to Agree on the Answer to This Math Puzzle

Do you consider yourself a “puzzle person”? If so, take a shot at this math puzzle and see what you come up with. This deceptively simple puzzle went viral, with over 3 million people commenting on the IQ stumper. In fact, the original post declares that only one in a thousand people will actually …

Your shampoo and deodorant are as bad for you as car exhaust

That stuff you use to get ready in the morning? It could be as bad for your health and the planet as car pollution. A new study shows that half of …

The Tesla Model 3 interior is unlike anything we have ever seen before

Tesla has reset expectations with the interior of the Model 3, the company's mass-market vehicle.<p>We'd already spent some time with the car at a launch event for the $35,000 all-electric machine at Tesla's California factory in July. At the time, I wrote that it was the most minimalist auto interior …

How to Do Yoga at Home

Among the many benefits of yoga—increased flexibility, stress reduction, improved sleep—is the fact that you don’t need a whole lot of space in order …

Want to live forever? You just have to make it to 2050

"If you're under 40 reading this article, you're probably not going to die unless you get a nasty disease."<p>Those are the words of esteemed futurologist Dr. Ian Pearson, who told The Sun he believes humans are very close to achieving "immortality" – the ability to never die.<p>Humans have been trying …

Vagina Wigs Just Walked the Runway at New York Fashion Week, and Uh, WTF?

You know how it goes: you've got a drawer full of makeup and hair accessories, but you need a look that's really going to wow people. Well, worry …

The 10 Best Dress Shoes Under $200

You don't have to spend a lot to look great.<p>Every man should have a great pair of dress shoes (or two). When it comes to looking sharp in a suit, there's nothing that can touch a great shoe. But just because they're necessary doesn't mean you need to shell out—there are plenty of well-priced …

Men's Fashion

New desalination technology turns the world’s oceans into unlimited lithium mine (+drinking water)

You know that argument that comes up when someone sees your electric car and says something like, “it is way worse to mine lithium needed for batteries than oil and what happens when the lithium runs out? I saw a Meme on the internet so I know it is true.” Well…<p>Fun fact: The earth’s ocean water is …

Anxious People Focus on Negative Cues That Others Don't

It's an ingrained habit—but one you can teach yourself to break.<p>Let’s pretend for a moment you’re giving a presentation in a room full of very important people. You want their feedback—ideally, some sign of positive approval—because you know you’re being evaluated.<p>You look to a person in the front …

Range Rover Sport Hybrid Is The First SUV To Climb To ‘Heaven’s Gate’ in China

In the Hunan Province of China sits Tianmen Mountain Road, a 7-mile stretch that’s got 99 turns that are so gut wrenching that it’s earned the …

Land Rover Range Rover

Lose Weight by Planning Ahead With These 45 Lunch Meal-Prep Ideas

Maybe you've been meal prepping like a badass for years, or maybe you're just starting this week. Wherever you are in your meal-prep journey, here are some delicious, nourishing lunch ideas for inspiration. We're already looking forward to lunch next week!

Healthy Eating

With Hollywood’s Help, Alien Beasts Invade Century City, Offer Preview Of VR Entertainment To Come

A new virtual reality experience in Century City does for alien creatures what <i>Jurassic Park</i> did for dinosaurs — bring them so close you’re dwarfed …

Meet the Service Dogs Who Are Comforting People After the Parkland Shooting

After the murder of 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, many people are grieving. But at a time when finding the right words to say is …

A Sleeping Big Bellied Cat Is Barely Bothered by an Automatic Toy Repeatedly Bopping Her on the Head

An exotic shorthair cat named Ganmo, who was exposing her big fluffy kitty belly while sleeping on her back, did not allow an automatic toy that was …

Gold Medalist Chloe Kim Tweets That She's Hungry and Savvy Businesses Jump at the Opportunity to Get Her Something to Eat

Actually, Chloe Kim tweeted that she's "hangry," which was the green light for restaurants and food companies to flex their marketing muscle.<p>When you're an Olympic gold medalist, people treat you...just a bit different. Whenever I say out loud that I'm getting hungry, I'm the one who has to march …

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Winter Sports

15 Essential Dress Shoes That Will Make You Look Like a Million Bucks

While spending your shoe budget on anything other than killer sneakers can feel like a tall order in 2018, having a solid arsenal of dress shoes at the ready for your spiffier moments is key. Because nothing can brick a nice outfit like a pair of outdated or just ill-chosen lace-ups and, by the …

Men's Fashion

This Pocket PC Could Replace Your Desktop

The Ockel Sirius B runs Windows 10 and fits in any standard pocket.<p>Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can have the most significant impact. A …

Hair done

Los Angeles’ ‘Fresh Prince of Street Art’ Takes on Miami’s Wynwood District

Teenage phenomenon Skyler Grey has been given his largest canvas yet: a mural in Miami's Wynwood Art District commissioned by Avant Gallery.<p>“If I’m …

Streetwear

India to introduce clean fuels faster to combat Delhi smog crisis

Measures to slash vehicle emissions to come in two years earlier than planned in effort to reduce air pollution in capital<p>Measures aimed at slashing vehicle emissions will be introduced two years early, the Indian government has announced in its first major policy response to the Delhi smog …

India

Should You Quit Your Job? Not if Your Boss Does These 5 Important Things Daily | Inc.com

Over the years, I've witnessed some atrocious examples of leadership both as a member of executive teams in former companies as well as coaching executives to be more effective since going out on my own.<p>A few that typically float to the top may send good people packing for greener pastures. Case in …

Leadership

Australia Votes For Same-Sex Marriage

Same-sex Marriage