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Man jailed for 30 years in Thailand for insulting the monarchy on Facebook

Pongsak Sriboonpeng, 48, receives one of the toughest known sentences passed under the junta-ruled kingdom’s draconian royal defamation law<p>A Thai man has been jailed for 30 years for insulting the monarchy on Facebook, in one of the toughest known sentences passed under the junta-ruled kingdom’s …

Bulgarian Archaeologists Find Inscription at Aquae Calidae Revolutionizing Knowledge about Last Years of History of Ancient Thrace

The newly discovered Ancient Thracian inscription from Aquae Calidae is dated to 26-37 AD, about a decade before the Odrysian Kingdom, and …

Evidence for plant cultivation at 23,000-year-old site in Galilee

Earliest-known example of plant cultivation in the Levant is 11,000 years before agriculture practices took hold.

Archaeology

Cafe Racer Dreams #64

Being a custom motorcycle aficionado immediately qualifies you as a nostalgic dreamer. We look back through rose-tinted spectacles at those simple, …

Motorcycles

BMW R100RS by Cytech

<i>Words by Ian Lee.</i><p>Somewhere along the way BMW Motorrad missed an opportunity. An opportunity to build a real factory café racer. A bike which would …

Famous Brazilian Butt Model Is Now Rotting From Botched Thigh Injections (NSFW)

"I'm being punished for my stupid vanity."<p>Brazilian model and TV host Andressa Urach underwent thigh injection surgery and momentarily died as her body went into septic shock. Now, she's got holes in her thighs and butt as the chemicals began to rot her tissue [via <i>Daily Mail</i>. And just a word of …

Fartlek Workouts to Elevate Your Fitness

With longer days, distance runners are resetting their goals and ramping up their training accordingly. Most runners begin their training with a base …

Doctors Are Using Lasers To Treat People With Severe Psychological Conditions

Not your grandmother’s lobotomy<p>In the middle of the 20th century, lobotomies were a relatively common treatment for people with severe mental illnesses. The controversial procedure surgically destroyed neurons connecting a patient’s prefrontal cortex to the rest of the brain. Since the 1960s, the …

14 Reasons Why Life Is Better On A Houseboat

Living on land can get a bit boring, so why not move your house to the water? We've got all the reasons why life is just better on a houseboat.<p><b>1. You're not just a homeowner...</b><p>You're a captain, which means you get to wear awesome hats whenever you so choose.<p><b>2. And incredible views aren't hard to</b> …

Honda CB1100 Inspired Cafe Racer by Bez Dimitri

This concept cafe racer is based on <b>Honda CB1100</b> that combines technical raw elements with bright, clean lines. The whole tank and saddle has been …

An Olympic Weightlifting Approach to Coaching the Kettlebell Clean

A barbell clean and a kettlebell clean are two completely different movements, but both could fit this description:<p>CLEAN [barbell or kettlebell]: A …

Workouts

Honda CB450 cafe racer

Eric Meglasson lives in Bend, Oregon, and his motorcycling journey has had its fair share of twists and turns. “Over the years, my bikes kept getting faster and faster,” says Eric. “But I started longing for a slower, more fun, naked bike to ride on the street at more reasonable speeds.” Although …

Motorcycles