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Here's The Important Reason We Don't Get Mad Chemistry Kits For Christmas Any More

Those things were deadly.<p>For the first half of the 20th century, the humble chemistry kit was a hit with science-savvy children across the western …

The Mystery of Jesus’s Brother Gets Even Weirder

The controversy over whether Jesus had any siblings is reignited after an amazing new discovery of an ancient text.<br>Read More

Theology

The Amazing Biblical Archaeological Find No One Talks About

I had never heard of this 1967 find, and it is fascinating:<p>It is probably one of the greatest finds of all time and, by the bizarre rules of biblical …

How Star Trek fans helped change TV forever

The original series was nowhere near an instant hit; early Trekkies saved it from obscurity to jumpstart the beloved franchise we know today.<p><i>“The television writer-producer faces an almost impossible task when he attempts to create and produce a quality TV series. Assuming he conceived of a program</i> …

Space Image of the Day Gallery (August 2017)

Image of the Day Archives<p>Credit: NASA, ESA and Orsola De Marco (Macquarie University)<p>For older Image of the Day pictures, please visit the Image of …

Own the Star Trek: 50th Anniversary TV and Movie Collection Blu-ray for $65

Best Buy is offering the Star Trek: 50th Anniversary TV and Movie Collection (Blu-ray) for <b>$64.99 shipped</b>. That’s $95 off the original listing, $27 less than Amazon’s current price and the lowest we can find for it. Rated 4.3/5 stars by Amazon shoppers.<p>This collection includes all six original Star …

Star Trek

The Message of the Cross – 1 Corinthians 1:18-25

In 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:16, Paul shows the heart of his message was that God sent his son into the word to die on the Cross in order to provide …

Theology

Honda "Riding Assist-e" self-balancing electric motorcycle for beginners

Dubbed the Honda <i>Riding Assist-e</i>, the bike is an electric vehicle with a low center-of-gravity and a very low seat height, but its most interesting …

Motorcycles

Imagine the Star Trek that could have been with these undeveloped spec scripts

In honor of this month’s premiere of <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i>, the Trekkers over at <i>Vulture</i> decided to take a look back at one of the more unconventional …

Science Fiction

Hidden Alien Mission Found in Grand Theft Auto 5

Grand Theft Auto V's Chiliad Mystery has been ongoing for years and years, and the latest instalment in the saga has seen players uncover a crashed …

NASA To Deflect Asteroid Away From Earth Using Fridge-Sized 'Bullet'

NASA has a plan to save the planet from annihilation.<p>NASA has taken the next step in its bold mission to protect the planet from potentially lethal …

How To Naturally Boost Your Testosterone

Forget the overzealous promises of fancy grooming gear or the Herculean claims of sports supplements, testosterone is the only elixir of youth and …

New rules for exercising if you’re over 50

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>A funny thing happens on the way to 50 and beyond: Your body doesn’t respond to exercise …

Understanding these three principles will help you develop true intrinsic motivation

What motivates us? Fear and punishment? Or money, fame, and power?<p>One train of thought, called self-determination theory, starts from the idea that all humans have the natural—or intrinsic—tendency to behave in effective and healthful ways.<p>Central to self-determination theory, or SDT, is the …

Psychology

7 Special Forces Workout Techniques To Get You Ripped

Special Forces Selection is the toughest testing platform in the Military – a twelve-month process that 85 percent of candidates fail. It’s designed …

Architecture 101: 10 Architectural Styles That Define Western Society

Throughout history, architecture has been used as a creative, functional outlet that often heralds the cultural depth of society. In fact, a scroll through the basics of important architectural movements is a window into art and culture during any given time period.<p>Often, architectural styles build …

Ancient History

How the King James Bible Came to Be

Precisely 451 years after the June 19, 1566, birth of King James I of England, one achievement of his reign still stands above the rest: the 1611 …

Build Your Abs With a Barbell

Next Level Core Strength<p>Roll For Abs<p>One of the best exercises to heavily stimulate the rectus abdominis (the "six pack" muscle) is the rollout.<p>During …

The Seven Churches of Revelation 1-3

<i>COGwriter at site of “Church of the Apocalypse/Revelation” on Patmos in 2008</i><p>Seven churches are mentioned in Revelation 1, with additional information …

3-2-1: The Story of God, the World, and You (A Simple Gospel Explanation)

Written by: Justin TaylorBelow is a five-minute animated presentation, which is expanded in Glen Scrivener’s book:If I could sit with an unbeliever …

Evangelical Christianity

How These Four Words Could Keep You From Sin Today

Written by: Justin TaylorThe following excerpt from David Powlison’s forthcoming <i>Making All Things New: Restoring Joy to the Sexually Broken</i> (August …

Evangelical Christianity

Canada Unveils 'Dinosaur Mummy' Found With Skin And Gut Contents Intact

“We don’t just have a skeleton. We have a dinosaur as it would have been.”<p>After more than 110 million years encased in stone, an impeccably preserved, dragon-like dinosaur has been unveiled by paleontologists in Canada and it’s unlike anything they’ve seen before.<p>The remains of an armor-plated …

Paleontology

North Korean defector: Despite horrific persecution, Christianity is growing

Washington D.C., May 14, 2017 / 04:03 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Although the North Korean government is doing everything it can to suppress Christianity, …

A sex doll that can talk - but is it perfect Harmony?

<b>Harmony is a new type of sex doll - one that can move and talk.</b><p>Her head, eyelids and lip movements are fairly crude and her conversation is even more limited.<p>But she is part of a new robotics revolution that is seeing artificial intelligence incorporated into an extremely human-like body.<p>Some think …

Robotics

The 30 Best Time Travel Movies

1.21 gigawatts of sci-fi greatness.<p>Sci-fi time travel movies can be a confusing cacophony of temporal mishaps and ruptures of the space-time continuum. But there's no genre that can so directly address the human condition.<p>These are the best sci-fi films that explore the fluidity of time.

Science Fiction

Watch SpaceX push the Falcon 9 rocket to its limits (updated)

SpaceX launches are seldom boring, but its next mission will be notable precisely for what <i>isn't</i> happening. Elon Musk's outfit is poised to launch the Inmarsat-5 F4 broadband satellite on May 15th at 7:20PM ET, and the payload is both so heavy (13,448lbs) and going into such a high orbit (22,000 …

Today's Workout 51: The barbell-only circuit to crush your upper body

There are plenty of guys who only use the barbell for the bench press—but you're not one of those guys, are you? Becase if you want to really work on …

World's Smallest Satellite Created for NASA by 18-Year-Old Indian Teen

18-year-old Indian student Rifath Sharook's invention weighs just over two OUNCES.<p>Although the space shuttle program may have been temporarily halted in the United States, NASA is still alive and well — and now, thanks to 18-year-old Rifath Sharook of India, are launching their smallest-ever …

Bodybuilding in Your 50s: The Diet Puzzle

Meals at Fire Department Station 1 in Everett, Wash., resemble Thanksgiving dinner. The station averages 1,000 calls a month and the crew fuels accordingly. “Our plates are what most people use as meat platters,” says captain Richard Langford. Four years ago, Mr. Langford, 51, realized shift meals …

Fitness