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World's Best Husband Plants a Stunning Garden for His Blind Wife

He spent two years growing hundreds of flowers she could sense through scent.<p>Every day in spring, up to 7,000 people journey to a rural Japanese town to visit the world's most romantic garden — and it's all because of a single man who hoped to help his blind wife.<p>After getting married sixty years …

More than 60 Doctors Without Borders clinics targeted in Syria last year

In a new report Doctors Without Borders (MSF) warns Syria's health infrastructure "has been decimated", with frequent aerial assaults and shelling of hospitals and clinics<p>More than 60 health facilities in Syria supported by the Doctors Without Borders (MSF) charity were hit in attacks last year, …

Middle East

Opinion: Meet the longtime bull who is now saying the S&P 500 could tumble 34.1%

If you were encouraged by stocks’ big rally that began last Friday and had catapulted the Dow Jones Industrial Average almost 800 points by …

Stock Markets

President Obama is going to Cuba. Here’s why:

Cuba is only 90 miles from Florida, but for a long time the distance between our two countries seemed a lot greater.<p>For more than fifty years, the …

Cuba

Can the Welfare State Survive the Refugee Crisis?

The economics—and morality—of admitting immigrants<p>For Western countries, 2016 is shaping up to be the year of immigration. The Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz want to build a wall between the United States and Mexico. British Prime Minister David Cameron wants, as a …

Economics

The Last Time a U.S. President Visited Cuba

Calvin Coolidge attended the Pan American Conference in Havana in January 1928.<p><i>Updated on February 18 at 9:12 a.m.</i><p>President Obama announced on Twitter that he will visit Cuba next month “to advance our progress and efforts that can improve the lives of the Cuban people.” The visit would cap the …

Cuba

Thousands of Sharks Congregate Off the Florida Coast

Florida

Alien UFO Sightings

ET Origins – Tribal Elders speak out on secrets of the Star People

Co-author: Abby Moore (superhero theorist). Are myths of ancient astronauts filling the voids left behind in the exodus from the myths of religion? …

Gravitational waves find could allow scientists to build a 'time machine' to look at the universe’s past

The detection of gravitational waves could allow scientists to build something like a time machine to look into the earliest and darkest parts of the …

Gravitational Waves

Remote Viewing, Alien Secrecy, UFOs and Stargates

In this special Dark Journalist episode he welcomes back Bestselling author of Alien Agenda , Jim Marrs, for a fascinating rundown of his la...<p>ETs …

New evidence ‘proves authorities covered up paranormal activity! | Strange Unexplained Mysteries

The top 100 unexplained mysteries of the world<p>0 0<p>The mysterious sightings at Rendlesham Forest are known as Britain’s Roswell<p>In December 1980, the …

What Should We Do When We Find Aliens? (Are There Rules?)

Are there any official government or scientific plans for the scenario where we discover intelligent life or more importantly, if intelligent life finds us?<p>There are, in fact! However, these tend to be more guidelines on what to do than actual rules, and aren’t binding in an international court of …

Paranormal

Indian Vedas Reveals The Bermuda Triangle Mystery

When the topic of the Bermuda Triangle comes up typically, the first thing that comes to mind is the many reported missing person reports. These …

Underwater Extraterrestrials: Declassified Russian Navy Records Say They're Real

The submarine’s sonar determined the objects were heading straight for it so the captain gave the order to surface. The USOs followed them to the …

Under-Ocean Military Bases: There Is More Than Just One Area 51… See For Yourself

I'm in!<p><b>“It is ironic that the U.S. would begin a devastating war, allegedly in search of weapons of mass destruction, when the most worrisome</b> …

Eight top-secret aircraft that definitely aren't UFOs

Since its establishment in 1955, the Groom Lake airfield at Edwards Air Force Base—better known as Area 51—has hosted the development of some of the most exotic and advanced aircraft the world has ever seen. These so-called black projects, named for their ultra-classified nature, have produced …

Paranormal

This 'roundabout' bridge in Uruguay has 2 specific purposes

A new bridge spanning, or circumnavigating, Laguna Garzón, a coastal lagoon in southeastern Uruguay, poses just that question.<p>It's a circular bridge — or rather two joined semicircular bridges — that crosses the lagoon, which runs along the border of the states of Maldonado and Rocha.<p>At a glance, …

Real Estate

These are the secret places you won’t find on Google Earth from ‘secret cities’ to ‘UFO test sites’

Google Earth has put the world at our fingertips, giving us access to distant locations we wouldn’t normally get to see.<p>Yet it has equally become the …

Beijing is completely dominating the South China Sea

The HQ-9 air defense missiles now parked on Woody Island, a sliver of land claimed by Vietnam, Taiwan and China, is the most recent provocative move from Beijing.<p>Meanwhile, China is continuing to construct bases throughout the South China Sea.<p>And through these constructions, Beijing is absolutely …

China

At least 28 killed, 61 wounded after huge explosion rocks Turkish capital of Ankara

At least 28 people were killed and 61 wounded after a car bomb exploded outside a military residence in Turkey's capital of Ankara on Wednesday, Turkey's deputy prime minister, Numan Kurtulmus, said in a press conference following the attack.<p>The explosion, which occurred just after 6:30 p.m. local …

Extremism

These are the advanced missiles China sent to militarize the South China Sea

Beijing placed two batteries of eight surface-to-air Hongqi-9 (HQ-9) missiles on Woody Island, which is part of the disputed Paracel Island chain in the disputed waters.<p>Although this is not the first time that China has placed weapons on the island chain, the technical abilities of the missiles …

China

India's ballistic missiles could be a game-changer

On February 15, the India's Economic Times reported that the country's military had fired a Prithvi-II missile from a mobile launcher.<p>According to the Economic Times, the missile was "randomly chosen from the production stock," meaning that it wasn't specifically modified for testing purposes.<p>This …

North Korea

Hungary's central bank just bought 200,000 rounds of live ammunition and 112 handguns

The National Bank of Hungary bought 200,000 rounds of live ammunition and 112 handguns for its security company, reported Bloomberg's Zoltan Simon.<p>More protection is needed given the rise of "international security risks" such as potential bomb threats and the migration crisis, central bank …

Central Banks

Turkey Arrests 14 Over Ankara Bombing; Leaders Blame Kurdish Groups

One day after a car bomb targeting military vehicles killed at least 28 people in Ankara, Turkey's leaders say the attacker was a Syrian man with links to Kurdish militants in both Turkey and Syria. Police have arrested 14 people over the attack; a militia leader denies any involvement.<p>"Fourteen …

Middle East

The Latest: Turkey airstrikes hits Kurdish positions in Iraq

5:40 p.m.<p>The leader of a Kurdish umbrella organization — which includes the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK — has said he does not know who is behind the suicide car bombing in Ankara that killed 28 people.<p>However, Cemil Bayik did not rule out the possibility that rogue Kurdish militants, angered …

Middle East

Hundreds of armed rebels cross from Turkey into Syria, says monitor

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports 500 insurgents and Islamist fighters headed for town of Azaz where anti-Assad forces have lost ground<p>At least 500 rebels on Wednesday crossed the Turkish border, a monitor said, and headed for the Syrian town of Azaz in northern Aleppo province where …

Middle East

This Insane Rack Made Out Of 53 GoPros Captures 3D Movies

Sketchfab is an online platform to view and share 3D files. The company has been adding a bunch of new features over the past few months, including computer-generated animations and a VR button to view 3D models with a VR headset. Today, the company is partnering with TimeSlice Films to add support …

Videography

The 10 greatest VFX movies of all time

What's the greatest VFX film of all time? Which films changed the course of your life or impressed, defined or changed the industry? These were the …

Scientists Can Now 3D Print Otzi The Mummified Ice Man

Otzi, for those not up on their 5,300-year-old mummified men, died and was frozen in the Alps near Hauslabjoch on the border between Austria and Italy. His body is one of the best preserved human mummies in Europe and now he’s getting a 3D-printed makeover.<p>Researchers and engineers have worked …

3D Printing