Anthony P. Lee

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March to martial law? Undercover Special Forces to sweep US Southwest

As elite branches of the US military prepare to hold military training in seven southwest states, with some troops operating incognito among …

Bill Gates recommended these 6 books for TED 2015

He recently wrote a list of recommended reads in honor of the TED 2015 conference on his blog, and they include thoroughly Gatesian themes: business, history, and public health.<p>They are:<p>1. "Business Adventures" by John Brooks<p>A collection of John Brooks' writings for the New Yorker published in …

How to survive the Canadian wilderness, as shown by Ray Mears

Wild places sometimes demand silence. Not the eerie emptiness of no-sound silence, but living, breathing wilderness silence. A gentle breeze in the branches of forest trees, water lapping on the shores of a lake, an unidentified scurrying through the undergrowth, the enchantment of birdsong. A …

Egypt warplanes strike Islamic State targets after hostage massacre

Egypt bombed Islamic State militants in neighboring Libya on Monday and called on the United States and Europe to join an international military intervention in the chaotic North African state after extremists beheaded a group of Egyptian Christians.<p>The airstrikes bring Egypt overtly into Libya's …

Middle East

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Religion

The seeing-eye-wristband

In a world filled with a bazillion fitness tracking bands and smartwatches, the Pulse band stands out as something that serves a higher purpose. …

Fitness Technology

Drone Photography Where the Shadows Tell the Stories

In this fascinating series <i>Blue Sky Days</i>, photographer Tomas van Houtryve attached a camera to a small drone and then traveled across America, photographing gatherings of people at weddings and funerals and where people prayed or exercised. Since 2004, several thousands of people have been killed by …

Derrick Rose scores 30 as Bulls hand Cavs 2nd loss in last 16 games

CHICAGO -- Derrick Rose drove hard to the rim and heard those familiar "MVP! MVP!" chants from the crowd. The star point guard was in top form, and …