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Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

Comedy

Photo appears to show mysterious ‘beast’ on the prowl

A mysterious “half human, half animal” creature has been caught on camera after it was said to have savaged two dogs.<p>The beast is reported to have …

Paranormal

The illusion of time

BOOKS AND ARTS<p>Andrew Jaffe probes Carlo Rovelli’s study arguing that physics deconstructs our sense of time.<p>Andrew Jaffe<p>Andrew Jaffe is a cosmologist …

Quantum Mechanics

I Was Living In Poverty When One Small Decision Started Making Me $5,000 a Week

With business slowing to a crawl and his rent due, this entrepreneur found prosperity by leaning into his fear.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, I was in a dilemma. I’d found success as a writer and as a coach, but my business had slowed to a torpor. I didn’t …

Entrepreneurship

What You Need to Know Before Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

The number of people who have attempted hiking the entire Pacific Crest Trail since Cheryl Strayed’s best-selling book about finding herself in the …

65 Pieces of Advice From Past Thru-Hikers to Future Thru-Hikers

A person can have a lot of questions as they prepare to hike through the woods, desert, or mountains for six months at a time. So we asked past …

Hiking

Why the PCT? It Feels Like I’m Going Home

Taking on the Pacific Crest Trail has been on my mind for some time now. As cliche as it sounds, the first time I really heard of the PCT was when my …

Hiking

Best Restaurants on the Pacific Crest Trail

Anyone who thru-hikes can probably regurgitate information about their favorite food locations along the trail. Thru-hikes are, in their purest …

Pacific Crest Trail

Is a Healthier English Bulldog Possible?

IRA FLATOW: This is Science Friday. I’m Ira Flatow. For the rest of the hour we’re going to the dogs– the English bulldog. They’re a lovable, …

Pets

How to Teach Tricks to an English Bulldog

While English bulldogs can be affectionate, loving companions, they are also notoriously stubborn and difficult to train. Some owners result to …

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

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Cooking

10 Helpful Tidbits for Every Beginner Photographer

Considering just how commonplace cameras have become in everything from our phones to our computers, it can be difficult for many amateurs to …

Landscape Photography

Broccoli-Cheddar Quiche With Sweet Potato Crust Recipe - Health

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 400ºF. Mist a 9-inch pie plate with cooking spray. Place 2 layers of sweet potato slices over bottom and up sides …

Baking

The Disaster Artist Review: A Spotlight On Hell

Learning the true story behind something mysterious and otherworldly can be as disappointing as it is enlightening. Tommy Wiseau's 2003 cult hit <i>The Room</i> is those things and more--an uncanny, unintentionally surreal drama that makes such little sense that viewers often begin to doubt their own …

Mad Men

How to photograph the stars: 9 steps to stunning night images

With the right settings, a camera can literally mix heaven and earth. The night sky can create some stunning images, but since cameras are at their …

Landscape Photography

The best sandwich in every state, according to Yelp

Whether you call it a sandwich, a hoagie, or a sub, the combination of meat, vegetables, and condiments between two pieces of bread is a universally enjoyed dish all over the US.<p>From breakfast sandwiches on bagels in New Jersey to barbecue pulled pork sandwiches in Tennessee, every state has their …

Texas

Gold Panning | Strike it Rich Like A True Prospector | Homesteading Simple Self Sufficient Off-The-Grid

EUREKA!!! Ready for some good old fashion gold panning? Ready to strike it rich? – hey, you never know!<p>If you live in an area that has a stream or …

Jewelry

9 ways to stop dwelling on things

Struggling to move on from certain events or emotions? Give these tips a try...<p>It's something we're all familiar with. There's been an argument, an …

How to keep sex hot in a long-term relationship

It is easy to assume our sex lives suffer in a long-term relationship. Mismatched libidos, stress and boredom can each play a part. But pleasure …

9 Daily Habits Everyone Should Establish

What are the best habits that can change your life? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Anita Sanz, Psychologist, on Quora:<p>As a psychologist, I’ve given this a lot of thought, because no …

Quora

Epic Trails Across the Globe

Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

Motorhead's Covers Album 'Under Cover' Is Here

Shut out the world and crank up the volume: s has arrived.<p>The British heavy metal veterans’ latest is a collection of some of their best cover songs …

Rock Music

Auto Emergency Survival Kit

Introduction: Auto Emergency Survival Kit<p>This is an emergency survival kit that I originally put together to keep in my wife's car. She travels a …

How To Build The Best Bug-Out Bag

Life can throw a lot of different situations at you in a hurry, situations you might never see coming. With the world in the state it’s in, it can be …

Camping

10 best DSLR apps for Android

Most serious photographers have DSLR cameras. They’re the current gold standard in photography. You can get buy various cameras and lenses. It can be expensive, but worth it. However, you can expand the experience even further using apps. There aren’t a bunch of really good options, but what’s …

Apps

Introduction to Shooting Video: How to Set Up Your DSLR for the First Time (VIDEO)

Today’s modern DSLRs offer powerful video capabilities and even if your passion is still photography, shooting an occasional video can be a lot of …

How to Pack for a Hiking Trip

The art of filling a pack, according to the hiking professionals.<p>Regardless of the hike you’re planning—a mile-long walk along the oceanfront paths of Acadia National Park or a strenuous multi-day swath of the Appalachian Trail—experts urge bringing many of the same items: extra water and food, the …

Backpacking

The Real Hiking Viking's Ultralight PCT Gear List

In case you missed it, the dynamic duo of The Real Hiking Viking and Zach Davis (our Editor-in-Chief) are hitting the PCT SOBO…. in T-minus one day. …

The 10 Best Apps For the Outdoors

Turn your phone into a star chart, a 360-degree camera, a botany expert, and more with these handy programs.Love ‘em or hate ‘em, smartphones have …

Apps