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Weird Sh*t Discovered With Google Maps

Information – that’s what Google’s all about. They aim to take the entire world and suck it into their computers, then serve it up as search results …

2017 Super Bowl prop bets: 51 wacky things you can bet on for Patriots vs. Falcons

The Super Bowl offers a great opportunity to bet on different things<p>It wouldn't be a Super Bowl without some crazy prop bets. Here are the 51 …

The 12 greatest moments in New England Patriots Super Bowl history

When they defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Championship game, the New England Patriots leapfrogged the Broncos, Cowboys and Steelers with …

Why 4.5 Billion Years of Fluctuating Global Temperatures Can’t Explain Climate Change Today

XKCD does it again.<p>One of the most commonly used arguments against human-caused climate change is that Earth has experienced severe fluctuations in …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

The two programs are closely matched in terms of value.<p>12:34 a.m. Today12:34 a.m. June 21, 2018<p>This man says he tried to find the son he fathered in …

First messages to send on Tinder if you want to be forever alone

Dating apps can be terrible if you like to consider yourself a human with feelings.<p>So when a match initiates a chat in an offensive or bizarre way, …

Practicing mindfulness does a lot more than simply calm you down

“Remember then: there is only one time that is important—Now! It is the most important time because it is the only time when we have any power.”<p>This quote is from Leo Tolstoy’s <i>What Men Live By, and Other Tales</i>, and it serves as a fitting prompt for us all to direct our attention to what is actually …

Mindfulness

The US Virgin Islands Will Give You Money to Visit in 2017

This is not a drill.<p>When daydreaming about your life next year, are you envisioning yourself lounging on a beach with the wind in your hair and some sort of fruity tropical drink right beside you? No? Well, YOU SHOULD. Because in 2017, the US Virgin Islands will pay you to take a vacation …

8 OTHER Household Uses for Aluminum Foil

Aluminum foil is a staple in most households, and you already know it can be a huge help in the kitchen—you probably use it all the time when you're …

Cleaning

Vladimir Putin orders clampdown on 'surrogate' alcohol as deaths rise

Over 60 people have died after drinking fake batch of bath tincture in Siberian city of Irkutsk<p>Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has ordered the government to crack down on so-called surrogate alcohol, as the death toll from consumption of a fake batch of bath tincture exceeded 60.<p>Putin on …

A Pro Bowl prank once led to Bill Belichick paying the bar tab of a drunk player

Ex-Patriots lineman Matt Light tells the best story about tricking a teammate into an awkward situation<p>Matt Light played for the Patriots from …

Russian deep-sea fisherman's Twitter feed is filled with nightmares

Earth's most mysterious and creepiest creatures remain mostly untouched in the deep ocean.<p>If you're into weird, strange and downright scary species …

Elephant gets revenge by farting on another elephant's head

There is no revenge greater than a wet fart to the face.<p>At the Elephant Nature Park in Thailand there is a constant battle between elephants over a …

The seven deadly things we’re doing to trash the planet (and human life with it) | John Vidal

We weep at the disappearance of endangered species but avert our eyes to the causes of Earth’s destruction<p>A baby ibex on a precipitous cliff edge. The hyenas of Harar eating from a human hand. Leopards in Mumbai, whales breaching and baby turtles heading blindly away from the sea. We are amazed by …

Southern Africa

A history of hating the Patriots

By Norman Chad<p>, Columnist<p>If you Google “hate New England Patriots,” you will come upon scores of lists of why people hate the Patriots.<p>(Similarly, if you Google “deny climate change,” you will come upon scores of photos of Donald Trump.)<p>Here’s the thing about the Patriots: Sometimes they bend the …

NFL

Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of a 7,000-year-old city in Egypt

Egypt has announced the discovery of the remains of a lost city thought to be more than 7,000 years old, located in the Upper Egypt province of Sohag.<p>The ancient residential city, found alongside a nearby cemetery, dates back to 5,316 BC, and is being heralded as a major archaeological discovery …

Labor Economics

Maritime archaeologists accidentally discovered 40 ancient shipwrecks at the bottom of the Black Sea

A group of maritime archeologists studying sea levels in the Black Sea have uncovered over 40 shipwrecks this year as a “complete bonus.”<p>The Black Sea Maritime Archeology Project has been trawling the seabed to understand how quickly the water level rose after the last Ice Age, 20,000 years ago. …

Archaeology

10 New Tech Inventions You Didn’t Know Existed #2

Bixpy<p>Check out these top 10 new amazing inventions, you didn’t know existed in this technology World. Here we make a list of best new tech gadgets …

To cut pollution, old-school sailing boats are taking on diesel megaships

Amid the dozens of cargo ships now steering through the North Sea, one vessel stands apart: the Avontuur, a 144-foot-long schooner powered only by …

Rhyner: Yu "doesn't give a shit" about the Rangers

Yu Darvish has been the target of barbs and criticism from the local media since, basically, he arrived in Texas, and despite a solid outing last …

A former FBI hostage negotiator says there's one question you should ask when you can't get the salary you want

At some point, the hiring manager may tell you that, yes, you'd be a valuable asset, but they just can't go any higher.<p>Assuming you really want the job, it's tempting to accept their answer and leave feeling like a pushover.<p>Don't.<p>There's a more important question you should be asking than how much …

Employment

3 Steps to Start Making Money Online Quickly

There's a world of financial potential that you don't know about.<p>While 99 percent of the population is going to work every day, trading their time for money...there's a special group of "in the know" people who are waking up to a world of financial potential that most people don't know is …

22 Acts of Smartass Vandalism That Made the World a More Hilarious Place

As we all know, vandalism is a CRIME, and 99 percent of the time it’s ugly and dumb. But sometimes, vandalism can actually be hilarious. I mean, that …

Wales

30 Easy Ways To Save Your Heart Today

Life is short. Commit to our cardiac protection plan to help lengthen yours

25 Timeless RPGs You Need to Play Before You Die

Who would have thought that video gaming's biggest action star could make such a smooth and enjoyable transition to the role-playing genre?<p>In a departure from the traditional Mushroom Kingdom storyline, Bowser actually joins with Mario (reluctantly, of course; he's still Bowser) to defeat the …

Yes, Bud Weisser Was Arrested For Trespassing At Budweiser Brewery

It's truly a brouhaha.<p>What's in a name?<p>A lot of attention if your name is Bud Weisser and you're accused of trespassing the Budweiser brewery.<p>Police in St. Louis arrested Weisser Thursday night after he allegedly entered a secured area at the brewery after 6 p.m., according to Fox2Now.com.<p>Police …

Trespassing

A Harvard scientist who's studied coffee for 20 years explains why the drink is amazing

Dr. Frank Hu just finished a 20-year study on the effects of coffee on the human body. People who drink more coffee it turns out, live longer.<p>Specifically, Hu's study found that coffee-drinkers have lower risks of cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as suicide.<p>The research began …

Coffee

This Is the Mindset That Makes Elon Musk So Incredibly Successful

A writer who recently spent a lot of time talking to Musk explains how his mind works (in great detail).<p>Elon Musk, in the words of Wait But Why blogger Tim Urban, is "the world's raddest man." Plotting to colonize Mars? Revolutionizing the energy industry? Serving as the inspiration for Hollywood's …

Tesla

Here's what an NFL star did when he discovered his kids were given 'participation trophies'

Harrison, a linebacker for the Steelers, posted a photo of the "2015 Best of the Batch Next Level Athletics Student-Athlete Awards" on Instagram and announced that they will be given back to Next Level Athletics.<p>In his lengthy social media post, Harrison said he was proud of his sons, but …

NFL