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'Suddenly it was total mayhem': Australian inventors celebrate success of revolutionary bee hive

Three years ago, a father and son in Australia finally unveiled a device they had spent a decade inventing: a beehive that releases honey via a tap, without needing to handle the bees.<p>The pair, Stuart and Cedar Anderson, who live in the hinterland near Byron Bay in eastern Australia, an area …

Insects

Searching for meaning in your life? This Japanese concept can help you find it

A very useful Venn diagram illustrates this concept perfectly.<br>Read More

Ikigai

What is Pathological Narcissism?: A Primer for the Layperson...

This article first appeared in the author’s own blog, From Andrea’s Couch at andreaschneiderlcsw.com What is narcissism? We have all heard the word …

Narcissism

Orange crocodiles that swim in bat poop are turning into a new species

A very special kind of crocodile calls the Abanda caves in Gabon, Africa, home. The creatures are African dwarf crocodiles, but they might not be for …

Zoology

What You Need to Know About Prepping Your Script for Production

Need to get your script ready for production? Here are a few things you should know.So, you've finished your script and now you're ready to shoot. …

Concrete

Utah man accused of threatening to kill Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A Utah man faces criminal charges after allegedly threatening to kill President Donald Trump, according to an indictment filed Wednesday.<p>The grand jury in central Utah returned the indictment showing multiple charges against Travis Luke Dominguez of threatening the President, the …

Donald Trump

Evidence of an 'alien megastructure' 1,300 light-years from Earth is rapidly turning to dust

The mystery of a star located about 1,300 light-years from Earth is finally coming into clearer focus — and it's not aliens.<p>A strange brightening-and-dimming behavior of Tabby's Star, or KIC 8462852, was first studied by professional astronomers in 2015. The researchers hadn't seen anything like …

Universe

A 1968 book predicts life in the year 2018

In 1968, the Foreign Policy Association gathered experts together to predict what life would be like in the year 2018 -- and issued their forecast in …

Movie Review - Hostiles (2017)

<b>Hostiles</b>, 2017.<p>Directed by Scott Cooper.<br>Starring Christian Bale, Rosamond Pike, Wes Studi, Ben Foster, Timothée Chalamet, Jesse Plemons, Adam Beach, …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Fishing

30 years after Prozac arrived, we still buy the lie that chemical imbalances cause depression

Some 2,000 years ago, the Ancient Greek scholar Hippocrates argued that all ailments, including mental illnesses such as melancholia, could be explained by imbalances in the four bodily fluids, or “humors.” Today, most of us like to think we know better: Depression—our term for melancholia—is …

British Philosophy

Ghost hunters record eerie voices saying "let me out!" and bizarre lights at church 'built over children's unmarked graves'

Ghost hunters have recorded eerie voices saying "let me out" at a haunted former church allegedly built over the unmarked graves of children who died …

Paranormal

Woman hit with $284 billion electric bill

A Pennsylvania utility customer got the shock of her life after checking on her monthly electric bill and seeing that she owed $284 billion.<p>“My eyes …

The True Story of the Kidnapping Behind All the Money in the World

<i>Warning: This post contains spoilers for</i> <b>All the Money in the World</b><p>The crime thriller <i>All the Money in the World</i>, opening Christmas day though not …

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

Launch a professional copywriting career for just $24

You’re smart, you’re creative, and you can write a little bit. Congratulations, you might just be a copywriter! But before you go charging into a top ad firm and demand a spot at the table, you’ll need to understand some of the basic steps in crafting solid, effective advertising copy.<p>You can start …

Vancouver Island, British Columbia - Photos - Historic UFO sightings caught on camera

A flying object is seen on Vancouver Island, British Columbia in this October 8, 1981 photo. In May 2006, the British Ministry of Defence made public …

Flow and the Psychology of Peak Performance | Heleo

“If your company policy is you have to respond to any email in 15 minutes, you’re out of your mind.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>The unusual location where</i> …

Cibola - The Seven Cities of Gold

In the year 1527 CE, Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca and 600 hundred Conquistadors set sail from the shores of Cuba. Their mission, known as the Narvaez …

Existence of UFOs 'proved beyond reasonable doubt', says former Pentagon X-Files chief

Earth may well have been visited by UFOs from outer space, the former head of a secret US government programme has told The Telegraph.<p>Luis Elizondo said the existence of supremely advanced unidentified aircraft, using technology that did not belong to any nation, had been "proved beyond reasonable …

Donald Trump: The Festivus president

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump the candidate barnstormed the country ahead of the 2016 election with a singular pledge.<p>"If I become president," he vowed, "we're going to be saying Merry Christmas at every store. ... You can leave happy holidays at the corner." Since taking office, he's worked hard to keep …

Donald Trump

The Essential Oil You Need To Try In 2018, According To Your Zodiac Sign

It's no secret that 2017 was a difficult year, so it's pretty darn important to go into 2018 with as many tools and tricks as possible, simply to …

Zodiac

Son of slaves who was 'world's oldest man' and smoked a pack of cigarettes a day dies at incredible age of 129

The 'world's oldest man' who was described as having "iron-strong health" for his age despite smoking for most of his life has died at the incredible …

How to become an internet entrepreneur in midlife

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is part of the America’s Entrepreneurs Special Report.<p>You’ve read the headlines that …

15 Qualities Men Secretly Crave in their Woman!

Wondering what makes a girl desirable and oh-so-awesome in a guy’s eyes? If you have these 15 qualities in you, you’re definitely more than just hot …

What Connects Psychopaths, Altruists And Us All: An Interview With The Author Of 'The Fear Factor'

The must-read brain books of 2017 included an exploration of an emotion rooted so deeply in all living species, it’s arguably the most basic of emotions. <i>The Fear Factor</i> traces the origins of fear and its connectivity across species, most especially how it connects all of us—from the far poles of …

Psychology

Sip, sip, pass—wine with THC is here

Rebel Coast Winery is now selling wine that won't give you a hangover, but will surely leave you feeling lit.

Alcohol

The 3 Zodiac Signs Most Likely To Be Drawn To You, Based On Your Sign

When it comes to the stars, a lot can be said for what type of personality might "star" in your fantasies, too. There are certain signs that are the …

Astrology

Navy Pilot Says UFO He Saw Off California Was ‘Not of This World’

A former Navy pilot has opened up about an otherworldly experience he says he experienced in 2004. His testimony comes just days after the Pentagon …

13 Things You Think Mean He’s Super Into You That Are Really Signs To GTFO Of The Relationship

When a guy seems like he’s way too interested in you too soon, it’s alarm bells that should be ringing —not wedding bells. Here are 13 signs it’s …