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First Baby Snake From Dinosaur Era Found in Amber

Science & Innovation<p>The delicate fossil is also the oldest known snake that lived in a forested ecosystem.<p>A delicate baby snake with a remarkably well-preserved skeletal structure is the first of its kind ever found fossilized in amber. At 99 million years old, the fossil is also the oldest snake …

Zoology

Shrimp and Pineapple Stir-Fry with Coconut Rice

Recipe<p>Servings: 4<p>The bright, tropical flavors of this dish make it seem like you fussed, but the prep work can be speeded up by buying peeled shrimp …

Recipes

Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breasts Recipe

"Spinach and cheese stuffed into boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Serve with rice, noodles, or a great Greek salad!"<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup mayonnaise<p>1 …

Recipes

'Never underestimate human stupidity,' says historian whose fans include Bill Gates and Barack Obama

Historian Yuval Harari says the study of the past has taught him an important lesson for the future.<p>"One things that history teaches us is that we …

Artificial Intelligence

I'm a Trainer, and This Is the Ab Workout I Do For a Six-Pack

If you want to get stronger, more defined abs, there are a few things I recommend you do. My first suggestion is to look at what you're eating. Are you consuming lots of foods that are processed, are high in sugar, and have zero nutritional value? If so, you're going to need to revamp your diet and …

Workouts

Is This Nikon's Best Value Portrait Lens?

Very often when there are two price options for a lens that has slightly different specs, the cheaper lens comes out on top in many peoples' eyes. In …

Nikon

Stir-Fried Shrimp and Carrots with Toasted Almonds

Recipes

Grilled Shrimp Scampi in a Foil Packet

A super-fast, simple and summery version of shrimp scampi -- with no chasing your shrimp around the grill or dropping it through the grates. Plus, …

Seafood

Steak & Potato Grill Packets with Blue Cheese & Rosemary

From: EatingWell.com, May 2018<p>Steak and potatoes are a classic combo on the grill. We have taken the concept one step further by adding green beans …

Food

Street Photographers: The Gear They Carry

Breyer says she’s been working with the same camera, the Fujifilm X-Pro1, for years. “You get to know the camera so well, it just becomes part of …

Cameras

Tesla Solar Roof: Elon Musk Shares Incredible Stats From California

Amanda Tobler has seen strong usage from her roof.<p>The sun is shining in California, and Tesla’s initial batch of solar roof installations are soaking …

Tesla

10 Smart Slow Cooker Dinners for Lazy Cooks — Recipes from The Kitchn

During summer I rely on my slow cooker more than ever. It's a staple during my weekend meal prep sessions, a must for cookouts and BBQs, and, most of …

Cooking

No single birthplace of mankind, say scientists

The origins of our species have long been traced to east Africa, where the world’s oldest undisputed <i>Homo sapiens</i> fossils were discovered. About 300,000 years ago, the story went, a group of primitive humans there underwent a series of genetic and cultural shifts that set them on a unique …

East Africa

This Is the Simplest Way to Start Investing

Inspired by the old-school food pyramid, quantitative analyst Meb Faber has devised an equally simple investment pyramid to help you figure out when you're ready to invest and how to go about it wisely.<p>If you’re curious about investing, but don’t know where to start—stocks, bonds, bitcoin, gold?—it …

Investing

These Emergency Shrimp Tacos Are Made for Frantic Weeknights

By Alyse Whitney<p>You can go from frozen shrimp to dinner in 20 minutes.<p>Sometimes the most memorable dinner parties start with the biggest disasters. Last week, I decided to make chipotle–honey shrimp tacos on a random Wednesday night for a couple of friends who live in my neighborhood. I ordered …

Seafood

This Alexa-powered helmet gives bikers eyes in the back of their heads | Trusted Reviews

<b>Amazon’s Alexa is popping up everywhere, so why not inside a smart motorcycle helmet? Taiwanese startup Jarvish has unveiled new headgear featuring</b> …

Augmented Reality

7,000-year-old massacre: 9 Neolithic outsiders murdered with blows to the head

About 7,000 years ago, the bodies of nine brutally murdered people were dumped into a mass grave on the edge of an ancient farming settlement. While their identities will never be known, one thing is certain: These nine individuals were interlopers — possibly failed raiders or POWs — who met …

Anthropology

How to only pay once for cloud storage and never worry again

Digital hoarding is a thing.<p>You download heaps of material at a rapid pace, and soon enough, they pile up and wreak havoc on your computer, causing …

Cloud Computing

The Most Massive of Dinos Evolved Earlier Than Previously Thought

Dinosaurs include some of the largest, mightiest animals ever to walk the Earth. Every couple of years, it seems, we’re introduced to a new fossil …

Dinosaurs

Sigma ‘Bokeh Master’ 105mm f/1.4 Art vs. the 85mm f/1.4 and 135mm f/1.8

Sigma has been crushing the competition with its Global vision line up. The combination of no-compromise image quality and a fair price is creating …

Cameras

Clouds Are No Problem for New Bacteria-Powered Solar Panels

A pretty useful trick.<p>Researchers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new kind of solar cell that can convert sunlight into electricity, but instead of using electronics like most solar cells, this particular invention relies on bacteria.<p>Many bacteria are already capable of …

Clean Energy

This could be the future of architecture in space

MIT researcher Carson Smuts is thinking about life in zero-gravity where the traditional rules of architecture do not apply. With the help of City …

Space Exploration

New ‘light-eating’ protein discovered in the Sea of Galilee

In their quest to find “light-eating” proteins, cellular components that help plants and microbes harvest light from the sun, a team of scientists …

Biology

20 Key Beginner Photography Mistakes, Tips And Tricks

You know every single photographer out there has at some in their career gone “What does Aperture mean” and the reason why is because we were all …

Landscape Photography

10 Laws of Landscape Photography

<b>Landscapes can be one of the easiest of all photographic subjects to shoot. Basically, all you need to do is find a nice view in the right lighting</b> …

Landscape Photography

An Extensive Guide to Long Exposure Photography

Brew up a fresh cup of coffee because Gordon Laing has an epic new video showing everything one needs to know to take some excellent long exposure …

Landscape Photography

3 Marijuana Stocks to Consider Buying Right Now

These pot stocks could have investors seeing green.<p>The North American legal marijuana industry is transforming before our eyes. Canada, after years …

Investing

Turtle Beach's new headsets have solid audio and won't break the bank

With the rise of games like <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i> and <i>Fortnite</i>, headsets have become essential gear. Like any other personal audio purchase, there are a range of options, offering loads of features and levels of sound quality -- depending on how much you're willing to pay. At E3, Turtle Beach …

How to Use Backlight in Portrait Photography

A backlit situation, whether it’s thrust upon you or you choose it, can be tricky. There are, however, some techniques that can help you to make a …

Want to Work from Home and Save Money? Amazon, Apple, IBM, and Dell Are Hiring for These Remote Jobs

Technical or non-technical positions, there's something here for just about everyone.<p>FlexJobs, a leader in the flexible job movement that's currently disrupting the traditional workforce, has released data about how working remotely will save you money.<p>The average person can save between $4,668 to …

Employment