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UNDERGROUND CITY IN THE GRAND CANYON WAS DOCUMENTED IN 1909

The latest news of the progress of the explorations of what is now regarded by scientists as not only the oldest archaeological discovery in the …

Archaeology

Even one night of bad sleep causes dangerous changes in your brain, a new study found

One of the most important things that happens when we drift off at night is a cleansing process: sleep helps remove toxins from the human brain.<p>Scientists recently found that even one night of sleep deprivation causes the buildup of a kind of protein that's known to make up the plaque that …

Dementia

Here’s the real reason so many people now believe the Earth is flat

There is now an alarmingly large number of people who really believe that the Earth is some kind of magic pancake thing floating in space.<p>A frankly …

Flat Earth

If the Spanish want a scrap, the Scots will be only too happy to oblige them

Madrid wants to try a Catalan academic for sedition, but Scotland won’t let her go without a fight. It’s in the blood<p>Something in Scotland’s DNA seems to dictate that in the field of human conflict – and unlike the Swiss – our role is not to “haud the jaickets”. The words of Dr Vernon Johns, mentor …

Europe

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

Food

World’s largest dinosaur found in Scotland

Rare dinosaur footprints belonging to the largest animal to ever roam the planet have been found in Scotland. Dozens of the 170 million-year-old fossils, belonging to early sauropods, have been unearthed in a muddy lagoon on the Isle of Skye.<p>Sauropods grew to be at least 49ft (15 metres) long and …

Paleontology

How We Got Our Bible: Did You Know?

Current Issue<p>Remembering Billy Graham - April 2018Subscribe<p>Read This Issue<p><b>How a Humble Evangelist Changed Christianity As We Know It</b><br>• How Billy Graham …

Theology

1,000-Year-Old Embroidered Art Illustrates Historical Battle Across 230 Feet of Linen

There are many ways to tell a story, even one that’s as epic as a battle to rule the English throne. The Bayeux Tapestry illustrates a grand tale that brings together the Norman conquest of England that ended with the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The retelling is not brief; the impressive embroidery …

World History

Stephon Clark was shot 7 times from behind, private autopsy finds

The Sacramento man killed by police on March 18 was shot eight times and took up to 10 minutes to die, a forensic pathologist says.<p>Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man who was killed by Sacramento police officers earlier this month, was shot eight times, with nearly all of the shots striking him …

Autopsy

Donald Trump Actually Admitted He's a Flaming Idiot Four Times Yesterday

The past two years has been a veritable circus as Donald Trump clowned his way through the presidency. He's proven beyond a shadow of doubt that he …

Donald Trump

Robin actor Burt Ward says the set of the original Batman show was a literal death trap

Holy interview, Batman! SYFY WIRE spoke with the legendary Burt Ward, the actor who portrayed Robin on the original <i>Batman</i> TV show of the mid-1960s. …

Comic Books

This Farmer's Mysterious Discovery Turned Out to be Something Incredible

This Farmer’s Mysterious Discovery Turned Out To Be Something Incredible<p>Life | | Julie Steigerwald<p>For most farmers, their day-to-day duties consist …

Paleontology

ARCHAEOLOGISTS DISCOVER REMAINS OF EGYPTIAN ARMY FROM THE BIBLICAL EXODUS IN RED SEA

Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry announced this morning that a team of underwater archaeologists had discovered that remains of a large Egyptian army …

Archaeology

Why Jews Don't Believe In Jesus

One of the most common questions we receive at Aish.com is: "Why don't Jews believe in Jesus?" Let's understand why – not to disparage other …

Theology

ICE Deports Army Vet with PTSD Who Served 2 Tours in Afghanistan

Leave it to the U.S. government under the Trump administration to act about as un–American as it gets with an Army vet who developed post–traumatic …

Immigration

26 Amazing Avocado Recipes for the Avo-Obsessed (Yeah, You)

Is there anything avocados can't do? From topping salads and toast to being the star ingredient in desserts, avocados can make just about anything …

Healthy Eating

Naps are really beneficial. Here's how to take them.

Learn how to make any time naptime.<p>Sneaking a little midday snooze feels unspeakably indulgent. While the rest of the world is hard at work or dealing with the drudgery of household chores, you’re snuggled up in your own cozy dream world. Whether it last a few minutes or a full REM cycle, boy, does …

Sleep

Stop What You're Doing and Check These Facebook Privacy Settings on Your Facebook Account. I Was Truly Stunned by Mine

It's not quite panic time, but most people will be surprised by just how many apps they've given permission to access their data.<p>In the wake of the Facebook and Cambridge Analytics scandal, and the news now that the Federal Trade Commission has opened an investigation into Facebook's use of private …

Apps

Five reasons why a single Trump tweet on Mueller stretched the truth

First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter<p>WASHINGTON — Over the weekend, President Trump made his most direct — and explicit — criticism of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation with …

Donald Trump

Here's how 10 of the largest and most important naval battles in modern history played out

The waters of the Earth's oceans have seen as much violence and conflict as its land.<p>For centuries the only way to travel the world was to brave the high sea. Control over shipping routes was essential for the security of nations and empires. Throughout history, the nations of the world have built …

Military

Ketone Ester: A "Superfuel" For the Elite and a Weird Trip for Everyone Else

The 'fourth nutrient' was created for soldiers, but I drank it anyway.<p>In November, the biohacking company HVMN revealed HVMN Ketone, a clear liquid …

Diabetes
Rex Tillerson

Inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe

The inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe, after discovering why people become frail as they grow older.<p>Most people become weaker in their later years, as their leg muscles get smaller and less able to bear weight, which often leads to disability and falls.<p>But …

‘Picked Apart by Vultures’: The Last Days of Stan Lee

Months after losing his wife, the 95-year-old comic book legend is surrounded by charlatans and mountebanks.<p>You might expect Stan Lee, at age 95, to …

The Grim Conclusions of the Largest-Ever Study of Fake News

Falsehoods almost always beat out the truth on Twitter, penetrating further, faster, and deeper into the social network than accurate information.<p>“Falsehood flies, and the Truth comes limping after it,” Jonathan Swift once wrote.<p><i>To hear more feature stories, see our full list or get the Audm iPhone</i> …

Social Media

25 cities where crime is soaring

Violent crime is a broad designation consisting of the most egregious infractions — aggravated assault, robbery, rape, and murder. According to the FBI, there were 386 violent crimes for every 100,000 people in the United States in 2016. While the crime rate has fluctuated slightly in recent years, …

Crime

Watch: Ex-Trump White House attorney goes down in flames when asked why Stormy Daniels got $130,000

Watch: Ex-Trump White House attorney goes down in flames when asked why Stormy Daniels got $130,000<p>07 Mar 2018 at 08:43 ET<p>A former White House …

Trump's Singular Survival Skill

When his back is against the wall, Trump has a knack for making his problem someone else's.<p>Even for a president who basks in chaos, the run of bad news in recent days—resignations of trusted aides, public feuds with his own Cabinet members, indictments and guilty pleas of key campaign officials, …

Donald Trump

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Muscle

Army of Nanorobots Successfully Strangles Cancerous Tumors

Tiny moving robots made of DNA are being used to deliver cancer drugs.<p>Nearly 1.7 million new cases of cancer are detected in the United States each …

Immunotherapy