Christian Halsig

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21 of the Most Stunning Unconventional Engagement Rings Under $1,000

Not everyone wants a Mariah Carey–sized 35-carat rock. In fact, for many brides-to-be, a smaller, non-traditional engagement ring is what fits the bill. Getting caught up in the four Cs—color, cut, carat weight, and clarity—can often take away from the entire sentiment, drawing attention to the …

Science Says This Is Why You Should Be Grateful For Airline Baggage Fees

You hate them, don't you? Research, though, claims they have a big benefit for passengers. Really?<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Airlines are rivaling cable companies on the human sensitivity scale these days.<p>No, that's not …

Flying

The deep-sea 'weather bomb' that shook the planet – and what it reveals about Earth's interior

A rare type of deep-earth tremor caused by a fierce storm dubbed a “weather bomb” has been detected – and it could shed new light on the Earth’s …

Earth Science

Black hole breakthrough found on earth

Haifa-based scientist Jeff Steinhauer has simulated a black hole in his laboratory, and it might be the breakthrough that helps celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking win the Nobel Prize. CNN's Ian lee reports.

Black Holes

Whoa! Let's slow down talk of a fifth fundamental force of nature

"Until a confirming measurement is made by a reputable group, this theoretical work is just a thought experiment."

Retirees Have Found an Incredible, 200-Year-Old Shipwreck at The Bottom of Lake Ontario

Killing it.<p>Three retirees who spend their time hunting shipwrecks have discovered the remains of an 18th-century trading vessel called the <i>Washington</i> …

Archaeology