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How Millennials Are Changing The Way Hotels Approach Fitness

We already know that millennials are willing to spend for the best food and booze. But what <i>else</i> millennials are looking for? American Express Travel did some digging and, not terribly surprisingly, travel and fitness came up for “over half of all millennials on social media.”<p>Claire Bennett, the …

Hospitality

You're more likely to be killed by your own clothes than by an immigrant terrorist

The odds of being killed by a refugee terrorist? One in 3.6 billion.<p>Trump’s ban on travel from six Muslim majority countries, temporarily reinstated by the Supreme Court on Monday morning, is supposed to stop terrorists from getting in to the US. But there’s precious little evidence that immigrants …

FTP022: DMT – Crazy Psychedelic or Portal to Other Dimensions?

DMT, or dimethyltryptamine, is probably the most powerful hallucinogen known to humans. It is known for producing psychedelic experiences of the …

A Beginner’s Guide to Chakras

“Anatomy is destiny,” Freud famously said. If he had understood the subtle anatomy of the yoga tradition he might have said, “Destiny determines …

Dr. Edgar Mitchell - Aliens Are Real And Are Watching Us

By In5D on April 3, 2015 in Extraterrestrials<p><b>Are Aliens Real – Edgar Mitchell on the moon!</b><p>Edgar is a famous NASA astronaut that has walked on the …

Space radio waves align in mysterious mathematical pattern, could be produced by alien technology

Mysterious bursts of energy coming from space align in a mathematical pattern, and so could be emanating from alien technology, according to …

7 surprising things the government spends more money on than space exploration

Read enough about space exploration and you detect a common theme: the universe contains all sorts of wonders, but we don't have enough money to properly explore them.<p>We've discovered liquid oceans on several different moons in our solar system, but cuts to NASA's planetary science budget (the …

Obama Tells Republicans To Embrace Reality As He Debunks Their Obamacare Lies

President Obama issued a statement celebrating the fifth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act that told Republicans to embrace reality while he …

Health Care

Fed's profit jumps 30% to $101 billion

The Federal Reserve's balance sheet got a lot bigger last year .... and so did its profits.<p>According to figures released Friday, the Fed reported net income of $101.3 billion. That's an increase of nearly 30% from 2013.<p>But the Fed sends nearly all of its profits to the Treasury. Last year, that …

Central Banks

Little Dragon - Little Man (Tom Flynn Remix)

The Eden Experiment: Aliens, Archons & the Associative Universe

In the timeless library of human myths and legends, perhaps none are more primal and disturbing than the biblical story of the Fall. …

12 examples of evolution happening right now

Evolution, it turns out, isn't the long, invisible process we once thought.<p>Instead, it's happening all around us, all the time.<p>And we are it's primary drivers.<p>By shaping landscapes, dumping pollutants into rivers and lakes, and transforming wild areas into suburban ones, humans are spurning the …

How Much Of Your Income Should You Save?

There’s no question more fundamental to personal finance than how much money we should save. Our savings rate is the cornerstone of virtually every other decision about money we make. It affects everything from buying a home to saving for emergencies to retirement.<p>Yet the guidance on this important …

10 ways white people are more racist than they realize

<b>(MilamPhotos via iStock)</b><p>Progressives like to believe they’re enlightened, but they’re no less vulnerable to their implicit biases<p>Kali Holloway<p>March 4, 2015 8:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>If there’s anything our fraught national dialogue on race has taught us, it's that …

Mysterious BlackBerry Slider combines the old and new of smartphone design

BlackBerry has flashed a glimpse of a mystery phone with a sliding keyboard, nicknamed "the Slider".<p>BARCELONA -- Sliding phones -- remember them? BlackBerry certainly does, giving us a glimpse of a mystery slider phone here at Mobile World Congress. Rather imaginatively, it's nicknamed "the Slider".<p>…

Hacking North Korea

It can be hard listening to the stories of people who have escaped from North Korea -- or, to give its official name, the Democratic People's …

Why the right hates American history

<b>(White House Historical Association)</b><p>Thomas Jefferson knew that education is vital to a functioning Democratic Republic. Conservatives have other ideas<p>Thom Hartmann<p>February 26, 2015 7:25pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Sure, the war on education helps Republican lawmakers destroy …

4 Crazy Predictions For The Future Of Health Care: Human Augmentation, Hacked DNA, And More

In a new report, trend-scanning shop Sparks & Honey gives us a health care tour d’horizon. It’s a useful summary, and we picked out a few ideas below.<p>…

Samsung Releases Galaxy S6 Teasers That Appear To Confirm Metal Design And Curved Displays

Samsung has recently posted two teasers for its upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. One teaser is a 45-second video on YouTube and the other is a profile photo on Instagram. Both of the teasers appear to confirm some of the rumored Galaxy S6 specifications.<p>The profile photo of the Samsung …

Samsung Galaxy

12 Habits of Highly Motivated Runners

GOP is bamboozling Americans, Obama says

President Barack Obama’s done running for office, but not making fun of Republicans.<p>In a speech to the Democratic National Committee’s winter meeting Friday in Washington, Obama ripped into Hill Republicans — and Sens. Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul (R-Ky.) in particular — for attempts to “spin” and …

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …