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Meet the New Generation of Oklahoma Oil

Kate Richard grew up in the ultimate company town, Oklahoma City, where virtually every adult seemed to labor for King Oil, and dinner-table talk …

Oil & Gas Industry

Why I switched from Google to DuckDuckGo; it’s all about the bangs

Google is fun to say, but DuckDuckGo — at least for me — is a lot more fun to use. While I can’t repeat the name as a verb (I can ‘Google it’ on …

Razer Wants to Pay You to Play Games

Earnings are doubled for the first two weeks of the program.<p>Razer announced a new "Paid to Play" initiative today. Launching games through its Razer …

Razer

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

It was one of the most lopsided scenarios I could pick. It was 1983 and the military government of...<p>The Iraqi air force received its first Foxbats – …

Military

Solar-powered aquaponic greenhouses grow up to 880 lbs of produce each year

Fresh produce – ideally grown locally right in your backyard – is essential to a healthy diet, but with scores of people either lacking the space, …

Aquaponics

The US is considering a direct strike against North Korea — here’s how it would go down

Just after North Korea carried out a missile test and a high-profile assassination of Kim Jong Un's half-brother in Malyasia, the Wall Street Journal reported that the US was considering direct military action against the Kim regime.<p>US President Donald Trump has apparently honed in on North Korea …

North Korea

Facebook Has a Trump Problem

I’ve recently been personally feeling like Facebook is becoming less and less tolerable given the post-election climate. Not that I enjoyed the …

Advertising Industry

Lessons From the Roman Art of War | The Art of Manliness

Sometime in the late 4th or early 5th century, as the late Roman Empire stumbled along in the twilight of its power, an author of whom almost nothing …

World History

How to Use an LLC to Build Family Wealth

How Families Can Invest Together With an LLC<p>Pooling Money and Investments to Build Family Wealth<p>Updated August 27, 2017<p>One of the best uses of a …

How US history is taught around the world

The pervasiveness of American culture means that people around the world are constantly confronted with U.S. exports, whether through global …

Textbooks

Phuket & the Andaman Coast

The Andaman is Thailand’s dream coast: one of those places that you see on a postcard which make you want to quit your job and live in flip-flops…forever. And it is stunning. Pure-white beaches of soft sand, a turquoise sea, towering limestone cliffs and jungle-covered isles extend down the Andaman …

Thailand

DEEP WATER SOLOING - Railay, Thailand

Asia Travel

Top-Rated Tourist Attractions on Phuket Island

Phuket Island<p>Share:<p>Phuket is Thailand's largest island, and arguably the most famous. Blue waters, sandy beaches, great food, and diving are all part …

How to buy your kid a good credit score for $200

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>When your adult child is getting ready to launch, a decent credit score can make life a lot …

Personal Finance

Future war with Russia or China would be 'extremely lethal and fast', US generals warn

Any future war with Russia or China would be "extremely lethal and fast" and produce violence on the scale not seen for 60 years, according to US …

Boris Johnson

Caring for 'Underground Livestock' Key to Colorado Farmer's Success

He’s 28-years-old, doesn’t own a single acre of land and farms using principles that are virtually unheard of in northeastern Colorado.<p>So why are …

Farming

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

The frigate Damavand was the Iranian navy’s most important warship on the Caspian Sea — a symbol of a...<p>The U.S. Coast Guard’s new icebreakers will …

How to Help Your Kid With Math Even if You Suck at it

He was supposed to be working on long-form multiplication problems—457 x 214, 378 x 29, 112 x 978—and my son kept asking me to check his answers. But …

Mathematics

Japanese hedge fund robot outsmarts human master, passes Brexit test

Yoshinori Nomura felt like weeping. It was the morning of June 24, Brexit day, and markets were moving against him.<p>Well, not against him, exactly. It was the hedge fund manager's self-learning computer program that had placed the bet, selling Japanese stock-index futures before a sizable market …

Artificial Intelligence

Could Hydrogen Soon Be Classed as a Precious Metal?

Hydrogen is the first chemical element listed in the periodic table and has the atomic number of 1. Up until now, hydrogen has usually been classed …

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

The U.S. Navy is completing a host of sweeping modernization upgrades to its fleet of 14 Patrol Coastal boats...<p>Un nouveau pays commence à émerger du …

Why On Earth Is Google Building A New Operating System From Scratch?

Its latest operating system experiment throws out decades of software history in pursuit of smaller-scale devices.<p>Last week, a group of Googlers did something strange: They quietly revealed a new operating system that theoretically competes with Google’s own Android OS.<p>Dubbed Fuchsia, the …

Linux
Political Science

IRS Increases 'Marriage Penalty,' Unmarried Cohabitants To Get Twice The Mortgage Interest Deduction

There are a thousand good reasons to never get married: in-laws, divorce attorneys, and the inevitable ravages of age on one’s attractiveness come immediately to mind.<p>But there are also significant tax hits that come with getting hitched, or as they’ve collectively been coined, the “marriage …

Personal Finance

The Science Behind Smarter Decision Making: 7 Mental Models To Know

Every one of us make dozens, if not hundreds of small to big decisions on a daily basis.<p>Some don’t impact our lives at all, while some can change the outcome of our entire lives.<p>Whether it’s trying to figure out which job you should take, deciding to quit your job to start a business, move to a new …

Time Management

How To Start Investing With $100 Or Less

It may not seem like much, but <b>$100 invested now could be what allows you to retire.</b> That's right, it's that important.<p>Why? Because the most important …

A 1-acre permaculture farm supplies 50 families

I've always been somewhat of a lazy gardener. And that's why permaculture has always made a whole lot of sense to me. Instead of throwing physical …

People think Russia leaked the DNC emails to deliberately meddle in the US election

Their charges are extraordinary: that the Russian government is deliberately meddling in US domestic politics, attempting to influence a presidential election in favor of Republican nominee Donald Trump.<p>Clinton's campaign has accused Russia of being behind the leak of emails, which were published …

Government

WATCH: This Simple Triangle Will Change The Way You Think About Maths Forever

Because logarithmic notation is bad.<p>Okay, let's get something straight right off the bat - logarithmic notation in maths is bad and doesn't make a …

Mathematics