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Archaeologists Have Discovered A Transylvanian Cave Filled With Jewelry And Skulls That Dates Back 3,300 Years

After thousands of pieces of imported jewelry and offerings were found inside this Transylvanian cave, researchers believe the offerings were made as …

Archaeology

This starter audiophile system sounds outrageously good for $88

I cover all sorts of audio gear, everything from dirt-cheap subwoofers to extravagantly expensive turntables; there's something for every budget.<p>This time it's a <i>system</i> with a Lepai LP2020TI stereo integrated amplifier that sells for the low, low price of just $38, mated with Dayton Audio B652 Air …

Audiophile

Watch a Constantly Shifting Honeybee Swarm Illustrate the 'Hive Mind'

It's all about emergent intelligence.<p>When bees outgrow their hive, they swarm to find a new home. And just like humans, tired from moving, sometimes …

Bees

The Bizarre Story Behind These Sensual Photos of Women and Bears

Meet Stepan, the 24-year-old Russian domesticated bear that’s become an Instagram icon.<p>Every once in a while, the incomprehensible algorithm behind Instagram’s explore tab makes my day. During a recent idle scroll, I was whisked away to the Russian tundra where permafrost and now-shut gulags set …

Bears

These are the best laptops you can buy right now

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>Wirecutter</i><i>. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and</i> …

Batteries

Woman Rides Bicycle To 183.9 MPH — A World Record

The fastest human to ride a bicycle over open ground is named Denise Mueller-Korenek, who rode a custom bike at an average of 183.932 miles per hour – shattering a world record that had stood since 1995.<p>Mueller-Korenek, 45, set the record for fastest speed riding in a slipstream, teaming up with …

World Records

A Total-Body Workout With Just 6 Moves

Build muscle and strength with this fun, quick workout. It's only four rounds, but we add reps and exercises with each round to keep you on your toes.<p><b>Directions</b>: After five to eight minutes of light cardio and active stretching, perform the number of reps listed for each exercise for each round. …

Workouts

Every Retiree Should Make This Tax Move Right Now, According to a New Warning From the IRS

Retirees: check your withholdings.<p>The IRS has a message for retirees: make sure you’re paying enough federal income tax. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of …

Income Tax

Behold, 20 of the funniest YouTube videos ever

Reddit continues to remain the internet's best dumping ground for some of the funniest content out there. While Reddit has produced some great …

Animals

You'll Hate Yourself For Laughing At These 21 Puns — I Promise

"Geology rocks but geography is where it's at."

Veterinary Medicine

The 16 Most Beautiful Places in Europe Will Take Your Breath Away

Complete with fairy-tale castles, picturesque seaside retreats, otherworldly natural parks, and charming cities, Europe is full of striking places to …

National Parks

Michigan Man Discovers Strange Glowing Rocks In The Upper Peninsula

A Michigan man made the discovery of a lifetime when he stumbled on glowing rocks on the beaches of Lake Superior. The rocks, which he named “Yooperlites” emit an eerie glow, appearing to be partially molten rock.<p>Rintamaki, a gem and mineral dealer, made this discovery after hunting for rocks in …

Lake Superior

Violent fire vortex sucks up a firehose in dramatic video. What happened?

Thousands of miles away from the deadly deluges brought by the now-tropical depression Florence, wildland firefighters are still battling extreme …

British Columbia

5 Stretches to Loosen Your Hamstrings and Relieve Lower Back Pain

You probably already have a plan in place for what to do when your lower back is bothering you, but there may be something else you can try: stretching your legs. While there are many causes of low back pain, research shows that having tight hamstrings—the muscle at the back of the thigh—is linked …

Back Pain

24 Funny One-Liners to Tell at Parties

These corny jokes are guaranteed to get the crowd laughing with – or at – you<p>Most of us aren't stand-up comedians, and we don't walk around with a …

Jokes

Is Your Back Out Of Whack? These 4 Simple Exercises Will Help Realign Your Spine

You can tell a lot about someone's movement patterns by their posture, and all solid posture starts with spinal alignment. Spinal alignment might not …

These Are the Funniest Animal Photos of 2018

AnimalsPhoto Gallery<p>From penguin bullies to blissed-out squirrels, get an eyeful of the year's most humorous shots of animals, in a competition with a cause.<p>Many wild animals are known for their majestic beauty, or perhaps their brave ferocity. We often see photos of them in their natural habitat …

Yellowstone National Park

Your Arms Will Transform After Doing This 10-Move Workout

This workout combines dumbbell and bodyweight moves to give you the ultimate arm burn. Each move targets different areas of your upper body including the deltoids (shoulders), biceps, triceps, and traps. This workout will leave you feeling sore for days, and will also help you get lean, sculpted, …

Workouts

Portuguese Street Artist Paints 3D Creature Graffiti And It’s Not For The Faint Of Heart (20+ Pics)

Talk about graffiti today and you'll find it has shed some of its old stigmas. In fact, the once rogue street art genre has been welcomed into the …

Baton Rouge

10 small habits that have a huge return on life

Over the years, I’ve adopted many different “positive” habits.<p>To me, a habit is positive when it improves the quality of my life. A lot has been …

Nvidia outlines inference platform, lands Japan's industrial giants as AI, robotics customers

The news highlights Nvidia's traction in AI and the data center.<p>Nvidia launched a hyperscale data center platform that combines the Tesla T4 GPU, …

Customers

Volvo shows off self-driving, electric truck with no cab

BERLIN (Reuters) - Sweden's Volvo, the world's second-biggest truck maker, presented a new self-driving electric truck on Wednesday, which it said should help respond to the boom in ecommerce and a shortage of freight drivers.<p>Volvo said the truck, which does not have a driver's cab, was still under …

Automotive Industry

How to stay fit forever: 25 tips to keep moving when life gets in the way

When it comes to exercise, we think about how to “get” fit. But often, starting out is not the problem. “The big problem is maintaining it,” says Falko Sniehotta, a professor of behavioural medicine and health psychology at Newcastle University. The official UK guidelines say adults should do …

Work Stress

'Flying battery' drone can apparently hover non-stop for two hours

The device's maker says its power source doubles as the primary structure.<p>A startup called Impossible Aerospace claims its "flying battery" drone has a flight time of up to two hours. If that holds true, the US-1 will be able to stay in the air almost five times longer than many other drone makers' …

Drones

Photoelectrode that can harvest 85 percent of visible light

Scientists have developed a photoelectrode that can harvest 85 percent of visible light in a 30 nanometers-thin semiconductor layer between gold …

Follow these core exercises and running will get so. much. easier.

If you’ve ever dealt with a running-related injury, chances are it came on for one of two reasons: overuse or a weak core.<p>The overuse excuse seems …

Hips

Bees are dying at an alarming rate. Amsterdam may have the answer.

World<p>AMSTERDAM — An unkempt stretch of tall grass, wildflowers and weeds in front of a train station doesn't look like much — but it may be crucial to solving one of the world's biggest environmental puzzles.<p>While scientists around the globe have been sounding alarm bells over the decline of bees …

Wildflowers

The Most Popular Garage Organization Systems And How To Build Them

The garage is probably the most cluttered and least organized space in the house and that’s because nobody really focuses enough on this area or on …

Home

An Equipment-Free Workout From Chris Hemsworth’s Personal Trainer

Complete this five-step, 20-minute circuit anywhere.<p><i>RealClearLife has partnered with InsideHook, the</i> <i>essential lifestyle guide for adventurous and</i> …

Workouts

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