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300-Year-Old Spanish Shipwreck Holds Million Dollar Treasure

Divers found gold in part of a Spanish fleet that was obliterated during a hurricane 300 years ago.<p>Shipwreck divers have announced quite the anniversary present for the flagship of a 1715 Spanish treasure fleet, the <i>Capitana</i>: 52 gold coins, 40 feet of gold chain, and 110 silver coins and buttons all …

Coffee in crisis: The bitter end of our favourite drink?

Drought, flooding, disease - climate change is already threatening the source of our caffeine fix. Are we facing the end of coffee as we know it, asks David Robson.<p>As we sip our lattes and espressos and read the daily headlines, climate change can seem like a distant threat. But travel a few …

Coffee

Is Bugaboo's Photo Offensive to New Moms?

Luxury stroller company Bugaboo is under fire after an image of a scantily clad model pushing a stroller was published on its Facebook page and Instagram account. The woman featured in the photo is 23-year-old Dutch model <b>Ymre Stiekema,</b> who is described as an avid runner and mother of a two-year-old …

Teresa Moore Model Interview: What It's Like Being Cast in Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit

For many models, claiming glossy page space in the <i>Sports Illustrated</i> swimsuit edition is a <i>big</i> deal. The cover's a surefire career-maker (reference Chrissy Teigen's CV after her 2014 cover), and inside real estate is no less major for pushing beauties into the stratosphere. New Zealand beauty Teresa …

Watch Out Gigi and Bella—Meet the New Pair of Model Sisters Everyone’s Talking About

It may be 6:00 a.m. in Tokyo, but the Soles sisters <b>Kelsey</b> and <b>Baylee</b> are wide awake. And though the sun has barely risen where they are, and our Skype conversation is pixelated, their energy seems to vibrate through the grainy screen as they bustle through their apartment, with slices of Japanese …

The Most Majestic Makeup For Grey Eyes

The possibilities are endless.<p>Grey eyes may be one of the rarest eye colors, but the possibilities of playing them up with makeup are endless.<p>"Grey eyes are like the hazel in the blue eye family," says Sephora Pro makeup artist Amy Suchma. "They are usually a combination of grey, blue, green and a …

11 clothing and style hacks for the modern gentleman

From packing your suit the wrinkle-free way to keeping your rolled-up sleeves from unfurling, heed these 11 clothing and style hacks that will save you time, money, and, in some cases, embarrassment.<p>Instead of rolling the cuff slowly up your sleeve, flip the cuff back and pull it to just below your …

Gary Cahill Injury: Updates on Chelsea Defender's Nose and Return

Link to Media<p>Chelsea centre-back Gary Cahill is starting Sunday's Community Shield fixture against Arsenal despite suffering a suspected broken nose during the Blues' 4-2 penalty shootout win over Barcelona.<p>The Chelsea boss had already announced Cahill would be fit during Friday's pre-match press …

Soccer

Qualcomm says it can now wirelessly charge metal phones

Gear & Gadgets

Hacker forum Darkode is back and more secure than ever

Illegal malware marketplace and hacker forum Darkode is back online, weeks after a US-European sting operation claimed to have arrested those behind …

Security

Amazon Proposes Drone Highway As It Readies For Flying Package Delivery

It’s been well over a year since Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos announced Prime Air, a drone delivery service that was supposed to revolutionize how his company would send packages to its customers. While the world has yet to see a flying Amazon robot make a live delivery, the company moved one step …

Jeff Bezos

See How Robotics Are Changing What It Means to Be Disabled

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Facebook is testing new tags for your profile page

Have you ever looked at your Facebook profile page and lamented that the one thing it was missing was — profile tags? You know, like the ones on LinkedIn that purport to list your professional skills so colleagues and potential employers can instantly see what you are good at?<p>Well, evidently …

Employment

Hillary Clinton Wants Islamic State Off Twitter

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday called for blocking Islamic State militants from using social media to spread their message, injecting herself into a controversial issue that has divided current government officials.

Social Media

Elio Motors crowdfunds $25 million to build its 84 mpg 3-wheeler

Well, that didn't take long. After a month of asking for individual investors to pony up some money through the crowdfunding site StartEngine, Elio Motors announced today that it has reached the $25 million level. Now, that doesn't mean that Elio just got a check for $25 million. Instead, …

Japanese scientists fire the world's most powerful laser

A team of researchers from Osaka University recently fired the most powerful laser on the planet: a 2 petawatt pulse, that's 2 <i>quadrillion</i> watts, albeit for just one trillionth of a second. It's called the LFEX (Laser for Fast Ignition Experiments) and it measures more than 300 feet in length. …

PSN is down once again for gamers on Sony consoles

<i>Update at Noon on Wednesday, July 29: PlayStation Network is working for a lot more people today, and the PSN status page claims everything is running as normal. But many people are still reporting issues with the service.</i><p>If you’re having issues getting online to play Destiny or Call of Duty on …

Oculus is trying to convince filmmakers to make virtual reality movies

The company's pitch is to lure filmmakers to use the technology and produce content that attracts consumers for the Rift, its virtual reality headset.<p>Oculus doesn't plan to sell "Henry," the second film from its film division, Story Studios, which employs both video game engineers and former Pixar …

Windows 10 launch: Microsoft releases new operating system

Windows has started rolling out Windows 10 to customers around the world, but not everyone who has pre-registered will get the upgrade today<p>Microsoft starts rolling out its new operating system, Windows 10, to customers around the world today, with members of its 'Insider' programme being the first …

French student finds tooth dating back 560,000 years

Tooth unearthed by 20-year-old volunteer hailed as major discovery by paleoanthropologist overseeing dig at Arago cave near Tautavel<p>A French student has found an adult tooth dating back around 560,000 years in south-western France, in what researchers are hailing as a major discovery.<p>Valentin …

Prehistory

Virgin Galactic pilot describes terrifying freefall after SpaceShipTwo broke up

Peter Siebold struggled through crippling injuries to turn on his oxygen and just to stay conscious after test flight went badly wrong<p>Free-falling miles above the desert, his test spaceship ripped to pieces and the frigid air hard to breathe, pilot Peter Siebold struggled through crippling injuries …

Space Travel

Ant-managers: tiny toilers follow any leader to haul heavy loads, study finds

Ants on New York City's streets survive on junk food and meat, study finds<p>Read more<p>Penguin robot helps researchers get close and personal<p>Read more<p>Wild chimps caught boozing on 7% ABV 'wine'<p>Read more<p>Ant-Man review – really, really small superhero slips between the cracks | Peter Bradshaw's film of …

Nature Communications

Earth could get just 12 hours' warning of damaging solar storm

Humanity would only have a 12-hour warning about the arrival of a “coronal mass ejection” that could damage the National Grid, pipelines and railway signals, according to a newly released document from the UK Cabinet Office.<p>In a report worthy of a Bruce Willis film, the Department for Business, …

Space Weather

“Aiming at the “Barn Door” and doing 19 knots in the Transpac Race 2015

Wild Oats XI, with her keel very obviously canted to windward, shows good speed in the early stages of the Transpac Race from Los Angeles to Hawaii. …

ACC commissioner John Swofford wants schools to handle discipline

PINEHURST, N.C. -- ACC commissioner John Swofford didn't dodge the off-the-field troubles that have dominated this summer's headlines at places such …

How a Mexican drug kingpin’s daring prison escape made him a hip-hop icon & an outlaw hero

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman sprung the coop and evaded an international manhunt. Chart-toppers have taken notice<p>Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the biggest drug kingpin the world has ever seen, vanished from a maximum security prison in Mexico last weekend and threw both Mexican and American authorities …

Mexico

Lil Wayne Explains What Makes Malik Jefferson A Perfect Client, Compares Him To Lawrence Taylor

March 2, 2018 in Interviews, Latest News<p><b>Lil Wayne</b> and his Young Money Sports athlete <b>Malik Jefferson</b> recently appeared on FOX Sports’ “The Hustle” …

The 40 Best Hip-Hop Songs of 2015 (So Far) - XXL

This week we've been recapping the first half of the year, breaking down the best albums, mixtapes, sneakers and clothing collaborations of 2015 to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Rap pioneer Ms. Melodie dead at 43

RAP DIVA MS. MELODIE, a member of the pioneering hip-hop group Boogie Down Productions, has died. She was 43.<p>Multiple music industry websites …

Hip Hop Album Sales: Tyrese, Meek Mill & Nicki Minaj

Tyrese dethrones Meek Mill for the top spot on the Billboard Top 100 Chart. Meek Mill remains at #2. Nicki Minaj drops a few spots, but remains in …