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Removing shoes when entering the house could help people stay slim, scientists claim

Removing shoes when entering the house and swapping carpet for wooden floors could help people stay slim because it prevents environmental chemicals accumulating in the house, scientists have claimed.<p>According to new research presented at the European Society of Endocrinology in Barcelona, everyday …

Carbon Emissions

These Low-Alcohol Cocktails Will Make Your Day Drinking Easier

Slow down, chill out, drink less.<p>With summer comes the promise of day drinking: at the beach, at a cookout, on your front porch. And for day drinking—especially in the heat—you’re going to want a cocktail that’s light on the booze. Save your Old Fashioneds and Negronis for fall; summer is all about …

Alcohol

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

Relationships

48 Ways To Get Out Of Your Own Way And Start Making Real, Lasting Change In Your Life

So often in life, our greatest obstacle is ourselves.<p>It’s not that we can’t force ourselves to grit our teeth and push through another four hours of work. It’s not that we don’t <i>know</i> what we should be doing, or how we could better apply ourselves. Self-sabotage happens in small, almost undetectable …

Self-help

Aliens May Well Exist in a Parallel Universe, New Studies Find

Should the search for alien life in our universe come up empty-handed, it might be worth checking in on a neighboring universe instead.<p>According to a …

Dark Matter

Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman Could Be One of His Best Movies in Years

A wild new trailer for Lee’s latest joint is a compelling look at a black policeman who managed to infiltrate the K.K.K.<p>The explosive first trailer for <b>Spike Lee’s</b> adaptation of <i>BlacKkKlansman</i> has arrived, and it looks kind of insane, even though it’s based on a true story. Or, in Lee parlance: “Dis …

BlacKkKlansman

SPAIN DECLASSIFIES 1,900 PAGES OF TOP-SECRET UFO FILES

Another step towards global UFO disclosure. The Spanish Ministry of Defense has declassified 80 reports of alleged UFO sightings that took place …

Paranormal

We Can Explore Instead of Believe: Inside the Epic Hunt for E.T.

After a millennia of wondering, humanity can finally search out intelligent alien life—and SETI is leading the charge.<p><i>"James Cameron's Story of Sci-Fi" launches tonight on AMC at 10 PM Eastern. The first episode of this six-part series focuses on aliens and how they've been portrayed in science</i> …

Aliens

Willie Nelson at 85: A Visit With the King of Night Life

As he reaches his 85th year, Nelson is writing, touring and smoking more than ever. His band and family members weigh in on what drives the Red …

Willie Nelson

A Welcoming Church No More

I STUDIED TO BECOME an evangelical pastor. Then I woke up on November 9, 2016, with the knowledge that my faith was now chained to the legacy of …

Faith

Bill Maher Confronts 'Dear Friend' Roseanne Barr Over Donald Trump Support

The comedian also suggested a "more realistic" Trump-themed plot line for the second season of "Roseanne."<p>Bill Maher issued a heartfelt message to his “dear friend” actress Roseanne Barr about her support of President Donald Trump on Friday’s “Real Time.”<p>“Like it or not you are now the face of the …

Donald Trump

Watch this lost dog when he finds his family again

There’s an old, abandoned property near the town of Mossy in West Virginia. On that property is an old, abandoned dog house.<p>For a while, a dog named …

Pets

Last Known Photos Of 27 Y.O. Jim Morrison Are Probably Not What You Expect From A Rock Legend

Jim Morrison, a singer of the Doors, is regarded as the most iconic and influential frontmen in rock music history. Morrison’s poetic and vivid song …

Kurt Cobain

Bill Murray visits his Caddyshack restaurant in Chicago and doesn't disappoint

Murray Bros. Caddyshack Restaurant opened Tuesday afternoon in suburban Rosemont. Named after the cult classic comedy film from 1980, this is the second location after the first opened in St. Augustine, Fla., in 2001.<p>Now, normally there aren't press conferences packed with nearly every news outlet …

This is Bill Murray reading a poem about a dog, and that’s all it needs to be

Bill Murray was at South By Southwest this weekend. And while in town, Bill Murray did Bill Murray things.<p>Like reading a poem about a dog while being …

UFO flew over TWO US passenger jets - pilots' shock caught on audio

The eerie airborne encounter was revealed by website The Drive which obtained the official recordings.<p>One of the planes was flying at around …

Impressive Pages of Sketchbook Drawings

For Berlin-based English artist Keir Edmonds, drawing is a passion that consumes most of his spare hours. Edmonds had always drawn as a child, but …

7 Thoughts That Could Mean You Are Repressing Childhood Memories

As you're probably well aware, there are connections between the experiences you had growing up and the way you go about life as an adult. For …

Why Can't Everyone Do the 'Asian Squat'?

All the way down! Not on your toes!<p>Among the more practical advice that can be offered to international travelers is wisdom of the bathroom. So let me say, as someone who recently returned from China, that you should be prepared to one, carry your own toilet paper and two, practice your squat.<p>I do …

The Grand Tour of Switzerland

Though relatively small in size—roughly equal to New Hampshire and Vermont combined—Switzerland packs a big punch. It’s home to a dozen UNESCO sites, a topographic diversity that includes palm trees and glaciers (not to mention four languages to call them by), and some of Europe’s most modern …

Notable firings and resignations from Trump's White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Notable firings and resignations from President Donald Trump's White House since he took office on Jan. 20, 2017.<p>— March 13: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson<p>— March 12: Special assistant and personal aide to the president John McEntee<p>— March 6, 2018: Economic adviser Gary Cohn<p>— …

Donald Trump

Life is too Short to be Spent at War with Yourself

—<i>“For a seed to achieve its greatest expression, it must completely come undone. The shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. To</i> …

Self-improvement

A Pro Mountain Climber Told Us He Could Climb Trump's Border Wall

Ed Viesturs is a legendary mountain climber. We asked him about Trump's latest comments<p>Ed Viesturs has been climbing mountains for 35 years. The best-selling author and star of IMAX's <i>Everest Expedition</i> documentary has summited all 14 of the world's tallest peaks—including Everest, without …

Climbing

In an emotional farewell speech, Tillerson warns Russia and snubs Trump

Rex Tillerson seemed visibly shaken in his impromptu farewell speech on Tuesday (March 13), hours after news broke that the now-former US secretary of state had been fired by Donald Trump.<p>The State Department was unaware of the reasons for Tillerson’s firing, an official there said Tuesday morning. …

17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

Physics

Stephen Hawking, science's brightest star, dies aged 76

Tributes poured in on Wednesday to Stephen Hawking, the brightest star in the firmament of science, whose insights shaped modern cosmology and inspired global audiences in the millions. He died at the age of 76 in the early hours of Wednesday morning.<p>A brief history of Stephen Hawking's Brief …

Physics

1917

• <b>Author:</b> Arthur Herman, PhD<p>This is the story of two men, and the two decisions, that transformed world history in a single tumultuous year, 1917: Wilson’s entry into World War One and Lenin’s Bolshevik Revolution.<p>In April 1917 Woodrow Wilson, champion of American democracy but also segregation; …

'Call Me by Monet' Is the Feed We All Need - PAPER

<i>Call Me By Your Name</i> (2018) is a work of art in and of itself, with its stunning cinematic capture of the Italian countryside, its enchanting soundtrack featuring songs from Sufjan Stevens, and of course the centerpieces: Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer. But imagine if Elio and Oliver weren't …

Art

David Bowie and David Gilmour, Richard Wright Perform Pink Floyd’s Debut Song ‘Arnold Layne’

In a wonderful clip from the DVD set “David Gilmour: Remember That Night – Live at the Royal Albert Hall“, the legendary Pink Floyd guitarist along …

Former U.S. Army Ranger Shows How to Lift an Unconscious Casualty & Transport Them to Safety

Wil Willis is a former U.S. Army Ranger, Air Force Pararescue, and television host for the History channel show, <i>Forged in Fire</i>. Willis posted a great …