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Unification: Saladin and the Fall of Jerusalem | Christianity

<i>The Crusades: An Arab Perspective is a four-part documentary series telling the dramatic story of the crusades seen through Arab eyes, from the seizing of Jerusalem under Pope Urban II in 1099, to its recapture by Salah Ed-Din (also known as Saladin), Richard the Lionheart's efforts to regain the</i> …

World History

The Front Sight Lie

Great instructors in any field understand that effective training begins with laying a solid foundation and then building upon that foundation step …

Cool time lapse of an aircraft carrier being assembled piece by piece

Man, building an aircraft carrier is just like playing with Lego bricks! At a much, much larger scale, of course. Here is footage showing how the …

This Robot-Run Indoor Farm Can Grow 10 Million Heads Of Lettuce A Year

This massive Japanese vegetable factory saves water and energy–along with human labor.<p>When a sprawling new “vegetable factory” opens near Kyoto, Japan in 2017, it will be the first farm with no farmers. Robots will plant lettuce seeds, transplant them, raise the vegetables, and automatically carry …

Aquaponics

This Hilarious TED Talk Demonstrates Every Bad Meeting You've Ever Attended | Inc.com

You've just come into work. As you're getting set up for the day, a co-worker comes in and proceeds to walk out with your chair, without saying a word. No comments on why he needs it, or if and when he's going to bring it back. Just up and out.<p>How would you react?<p>That's how David Grady begins his …

TED Talks

11 Critical Shooting Drills to Improve Accuracy

Of all of the firearms in our arsenal, the handgun can be the most challenging to master. It is small with a short sight radius and generally has a …

Self Defense

A big shift is coming to the Maine lobster population — and it could devastate the local economy

So it's pretty scary that this valued American crustacean could one day soon become a Canadian treasure — a change that could have a devastating impact on Maine's local economy.<p>The problem is, lobsters like cold water. And oceans are warming, especially in New England.<p>The waters in the Gulf of …