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Congressman Steve King says America doesn’t need ‘somebody else’s babies’

A veteran Iowa Republican congressman says America can't restore "our civilization with somebody else's babies" and warns of a liberal effort to break down Western civilization.<p>Rep. Steve King, in a tweet Sunday, paid tribute to a Dutch politician who opposes immigration and has spoken against …

Earth has a brand-new continent called Zealandia, and it's been hiding in plain sight for ages

Kids are frequently taught that seven continents exist: Africa, Asia, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.<p>Geologists, who look at the rocks (and tend to ignore the humans), group Europe and Asia into a supercontinent — Eurasia— making for a total of six geologic …

25 mouthwatering foods to eat in India

India's cuisine reflects its vast population and landscape.<p>There's meat bathed in rich curries, fried dough covered in chutney and yogurt, and almost every spice you can imagine.<p>From sweet, syrupy desserts to hearty kebabs, we've rounded up some of the best dishes to eat throughout the country.

Food

Seven great habits of the most successful people

Many people wonder how they can become highly successful, not realizing that they hold within them everything they need to achieve all of the success they desire.<p>Successful people are where they are today because of their habits. Habits determine 95% of a person's behavior.<p>Everything that you are …

GoPro Is Having a Really Rough Year

The camera company reported a third quarter loss of $104.1 million.<p>GoPro Inc. (GPRO) on Thursday reported a third-quarter loss of $104.1 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.<p>The San Mateo, California-based company said it had a loss of 74 cents per share. Losses, …

GoPro

We’re About to See a Record-Breaking Supermoon - The Biggest in Nearly 70 Years

The closest full moon in the 21st century.<p>If you only see one astronomical event this year, make it the November supermoon, when the Moon will be the …

Supermoon

9 times you should always negotiate for a lower price

We also know we should never purchase a home or a car at sticker price— there's always wiggle room, where we can save some significant cash. But what about the myriad of other bills and fees you pay throughout a lifetime?<p>As my husband once told me when we were discussing a gym membership, …

10 unusual foods you can make in a slow cooker

<b>A slow cooker's work should not end with dinner. Put it to use for breakfast, snacks, and even desserts.</b><p>The time has come to realize your slow …

Magic cake: How to make the simple three-layer dessert

A three-layer dessert known as the Magic Cake is taking the internet by storm.<p>It is appealing due to its incredible simplicity – it needs one bowl …

No, The Universe Is Not Expanding at an Accelerated Rate, Say Physicists

This could change everything.<p>Back in 2011, three astronomers were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for their discovery that the Universe wasn't …

John Oliver says Donald Trump is ‘medically incapable of accepting that he is a loser’

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVxkCh5ds18&w=640&h=390]After Republican nominee Donald Trump made it clear during last week’s final …

CMHC to issue first ‘red’ warning for Canada’s housing market

Canada's housing agency is raising the alarm over the country's real estate sector, warning about a strong risk of problems on the horizon.<p>Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. will increase the risk rating in its overall assessment of the country's residential market to "strong" from "moderate" when …

These Apps Will Save You Huge Chunks of Time

We could all use a little more time in the day, and that means you shouldn’t be wasting time navigating through menus or punching through keyboard …

Software

For the First Time, Researchers Bridge Quantum Computers on a Single Chip

Maybe building a full-scale quantum computer is just a matter of linking a bunch of small ones.<p>Despite the rapid emergence of mobile devices and cloud computing, it's still intuitive to think of computers as relatively self-contained systems. And, as self-contained systems, they can be relied on to …

Japan's New Close-Up Photos of the Moon's Surface Are Breathtaking

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency, JAXA (a.k.a Japan’s NASA), recently released all of the data from its Kayuga spacecraft—named after a …

Space Exploration

The electric car market is growing 10 times faster than its dirty gasoline equivalent

There will be two million electric cars on the road by the end of 2016.<p>Despite low oil prices, plug-in electric vehicles (EV) are charging forward …

Try Not to Cry While Watching Earth Rise From the Moon in HD

These aren’t renderings, special effects, or a scene from <i>No Man’s Sky</i>. This is actual footage of the Earth and the Moon, as seen by Japan’s Kaguya …

23 Basic Cooking Mistakes Everybody Makes

Stop leaving the pit in your guac!!!<p>Submissions have been lightly edited and condensed.

This 1995 Hubble Photo Changed Astronomy Forever

And most people have never seen it.<p>In its 26 years in space, the Hubble Space Telescope has taken thousands of incredible, awe-inspiring images in …

Universe

A GoPro Camera Went To Space, Got Lost, Came Back With Awesome Images Of Earth

Sending a camera to space is something we have seen before, but with small cameras getting better image quality all the time, the prospect has become …

Dubai's Luxury Hotel Is Downright Ridiculous — Wait Until You See the Amenities

The Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai is so luxurious and over the top, we didn't know a place like this could ever exist. It's the stuff your fantasies …

Hospitality

7 Foods That Pack More Iron Than a Serving of Red Meat

Because you can't live purely on hamburgers.<p>Sure, you might pump iron at the gym. But that’s not the only kind of iron your bod needs. Iron helps your red blood cells carry oxygen throughout your body, while also supporting immune function and cognitive performance, according to Lauren …

Here's what a serving size of each of your favorite foods looks like

Yeah. Me neither. Yet that is the standard Food and Drug Administration serving size listed on the back of the package. In other words, eating two of these cookies will give you the caloric equivalent of a standard snack — 140 calories, or about the same as:<p>In May the FDA announced that it was …

If we all know how bad Monopoly is, why do we continue to play and keep it on the pedestal of board games?

Not a lot of people know this, but Monopoly features a little observed but legitimate rule which, if abided by and cleverly exploited, makes it …

Storage device writes information atom-by-atom

<b>The quest for storage devices that pack more information into a smaller space has reached a new limit, with memory that writes information atom-by-atom.</b><p>Dutch scientists developed rewritable memory that stores information in the positions of individual chlorine atoms on a copper surface.<p>The …

10 Energy Stocks to Add to Your Watchlist

These are the energy stocks to keep an eye on in the second half of 2016.<p>So far, the first half of the year has been an absolute roller coaster for …

Oil & Gas Industry

Radiation From Ancient Supernovae May Have Given Evolution an Astrophysical Push

High-energy cosmic rays mean an increase in cellular mutations, for good and bad.<p>According to new research by astrophysicists at the University of Kansas, Earth's early biology was tested repeatedly by fierce gusts of cosmic wind originating from twin supernovae some 326 million light-years from …

6 Incredibly Cheap High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Buying a stock with an impressive dividend yield doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. These six stocks, for example, offer investors big dividend checks without breaking the bank. Keep in mind though, that high dividend yields are often accompanied by high risk. …

This Is How To Easily Improve Your Body Language: 4 Proven Secrets

What is your body language telling others about you?Last week I wrote about how to read other people (you can check that out here.) But being able to …

Body Language

SanDisk's new microSD cards are insanely fast 4K beasts

If you’re into shooting 4K video, you’ll probably be <i>really</i> into the newest microSD cards from SanDisk which can hold 14 hours of footage and transfer info insanely fast.<p>The SanDisk Extreme 256GB microSD card not only has an insane capacity (seriously, 14 hours of 4K footage!), it can transfer your …