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Armchair archaeology: find lost civilisations using your laptop

Ever fancied making like Indiana Jones and searching for ancient treasures? Now you can do it in your pyjamas<p>Indiana Jones had to eat chilled monkey brains, escape from snake pits and punch Nazis. I’m at home in my pyjamas, looking at blurry bits of ground and using 90 seconds of training to click …

Trump Is Doing What He Said He’d Do

Is that what his voters wanted?<p>It’s up against some stiff competition, but there’s a runaway front-runner in the “wrongest idea of 2016” derby. It’s …

Someone Noticed That "Moana" Basically Has The Same Plot As "The Lord Of The Rings"

OMG I can't believe how well this lines up. Also, careful, this post has some light spoilers for Moana.<p>Bouncingbumble told BuzzFeed News they first noticed the similarities between the two films after reading another Tumblr theory about the effect the Heart of Te Fiti had on Grandma Tala.<p>"The Heart …

Walt Disney Company

J.R.R. Tolkien - celebrating an unusual life

With works like "Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" J.R.R. Tolkien is considered to be the inventor of sophisticated fantasy literature. Millions …

Don’t make New Year’s resolutions this year. Redesign your life instead, Stanford professor says.

By Neda Semnani<p>Throughout our lives, there will be moments when we’ll find ourselves stuck or worried that we’ve fallen short of our potential and greatest ambitions. We might find ourselves fantasizing over a different career or another partner, wondering if it is too late to change.<p>In their new …

Prototypes

5 things I wish I knew before I started a business

Even though that startup failed, I have been involved in a number of successful ventures since then and published a successful book, "The 2 AM Principle: Discover the Science of Adventure."<p>Looking back at my failed venture, there are several things that I wish I knew then that I know now.<p>1. The …

The Current, Canonical Star Wars Timeline

After Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, the official Star Wars canon was reset; all the books, games, and comics that had taken place in the Star …

At Disney World, the future is already here

WHEN the EPCOT Centre opened in 1982 it could not have been farther removed from Walt Disney’s original vision. Disney had wanted to build an …

Disney World

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

You're not young and free forever.<p>Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having …

Billionaire Peter Thiel on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Competition

An interview and Q&A with billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel. In this interview Peter discusses extracts from his book Zero to One. Topics …

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Grow in Wisdom

These days, you feel like a robot.<p><i>You drag your feet into work and you have to deal with your boss. You’re hustling this year yet again to try and</i> …

Marvel Ranked - Your definitive guide to each and every film

It’s your definitive ranked guide to Marvel’s filmography, starting at the beginning of Phase 1 in 2008 with Iron Man, all the way through to Doctor …

Marvel Universe

Trying to Figure Out the Hero/State Pairings of Marvel's USAvengers Covers

Marvel is getting ready to roll out its stars and garters for its All-American <i>USAvengers</i> comic, and one major way it’s been doing it is by putting …

Best tours around the world: The 30 next great journeys

Discovery is what travel is all about. And nothing sparks like a new journey. Along with some places that have just opened to travellers – Iran, the …

7 Offbeat Adventures Around the World

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Itching for an adventure, but want to set your sights on something a little out of the ordinary? Look no further. Treat yourself to a wholly unique experience with any one of these offbeat adventures.<p>Live Like a Bedouin in Egypt<p>If commonplace adventures sound too tame for …

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

Why Founders Should Learn Economics

With the genius of Elon Musk and other bright sparks of Silicon Valley flaunting their intellect on the world stage, you could be forgiven for thinking that all the most successful entrepreneurs are pantologists – that is, experts in just about everything. In truth, however, the world of …

5 John Muir Quotes that Will Make You Want to Go Hiking

The Wisdom of Legendary Naturalist John Muir<p>John Muir is one of our outdoor heroes. Without his influence, and inspiration we might not have our …