Kathleen Baldonado

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10 Best Beginners Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Hiking is the perfect way to experience Rocky Mountain National Park. These five beginner hikes in the park are sure to please, as they provide both …

Hiking

Ask Ethan: Can We Send A Cassini-Like Mission To Uranus Or Neptune?

From where we are in the Solar System, looking out at the distant Universe with our powerful ground-based and space-based observatories has given us views and knowledge many of us never thought we’d achieve. But there’s still no substitute for actually traveling to a distant location, as dedicated …

Astronomy

This 30-Day Plank Challenge Will Transform Your Body

A strong core is the foundation of a strong body. Think about it: A tree would fall if its trunk weren't solid and stable. Doing core work isn't just …

Workouts

These are the clearest views of Saturn's moon Titan we've seen yet

Long live Cassini, which has delivered the clearest views of Saturn's moon, Titan, to date.<p>Six infrared images of Titan have been captured by the …

Astronomy

1,700-Year-Old Marble Bust Unearthed in Turkey

MERSIN PROVINCE, TURKEY—<i>Hurriyet Daily News</i> reports that a team of archaeologists led by Remzi Yağci of Dokuz Eylül University has unearthed a marble …

Archaeology

Archaeologists in Peru uncover Incan burial site in desert valley

TUCUME, Peru (Reuters) - Archaeologists in Peru have uncovered an extensive Incan burial site inside an adobe pyramid in a coastal desert valley far from the Andean heart of the empire.<p>Two dozen cave-like tombs with human remains and pottery from the Incan culture have been unearthed so far at the …

Archaeology

Ptolemic-Era Black Granite Sarcophagus Discovered in Alexandria

A black granite sarcophagus was recently uncovered in the Sidi Gaber district of Alexandria, Egypt, reports Rob Waugh at Yahoo News UK. The most …

Scholars discuss significance of Dead Sea Scrolls at Boulder interfaith gathering

Religious groups from around Boulder gathered Sunday night at the Islamic Center of Boulder to learn about the history of the Dead Sea Scrolls and …

Pueblo Bonito and Petroglyph Loop Easy

The Ancestral Puebloans (formerly called the Anasazi) were an advanced Native American civilization that survived and flourished in the Four Corners …

Are Space And Time Quantized? Maybe Not, Says Science

Throughout the history of science, one of the prime goals of making sense of the Universe has been to discover what’s fundamental. Many of the things we observe and interact with in the modern, macroscopic world are composed of, and can be derived from, smaller particles and the underlying laws …

Quantum Mechanics

Construction Workers Find Rare Intact Roman Tomb

It's a rare day when archaeologists come across an ancient burial that hasn't been destroyed by natural processes, ravaged by war or looted by …

Month in Space Pictures: May 2018

Ready for launch<p>The mobile service tower at SLC-3 is rolled back to reveal the Atlas-V rocket carrying NASA's InSight spacecraft on May 4 at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.<p>— Bill Ingalls / NASA<p>Share<p>Marsbound!<p>The Atlas-V rocket carrying the InSight probe launches from Vandenberg Air Force …

6 oddly mesmerizing live videos of lava gushing from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

Like moths to a flame, humans are frequently most attracted to what we know is dangerous. And there is no better example of this than the strange, …

The 10 Best Campsites in Colorado

Whether you're looking for an easily accessible campground that you can pull your car up to, or a nice challenging backpack trip for the weekend, …

Need a credit score boost? 6 ways to build your credit rating in less than an hour

It’s true — there’s no shortcut to achieving a good credit score. It takes years of paying your bills on time and in full, keeping balances low and managing different kinds of debt.<p>But there are small steps you can take to help your credit, in the same time it takes to watch an episode of your …

Personal Finance

You’re doing it wrong! Here’s the perfect way to watch every Star Wars film

The Star Wars franchise spans multiple generations across various media, from movies to video games, comic books, novels, and TV shows. Yet, despite …

Star Wars

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home

Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>A hot new workout class combines the toning benefits of yoga with the fat-burning power of cardio. CrossFlowX, offered at The Movement in New York City, pairs strengthening poses with heart-pumping moves for a routine …

Workouts

The CDC just announced one in 59 children are autistic. Here’s why that’s not evidence of an epidemic.

Especially within minority groups, parents and doctors are getting better at identifying the condition.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week released the latest autism prevalence numbers, which suggest that approximately one in 59 children are autistic.<p>This represents an increase …

Autism

Unearthing the Importance of the Life-Sized Terracotta Warriors

Today, the unexpected unearthing of the <b>Terracotta Army</b>—a hoard of legendary, life-sized clay soldiers intended to fill an emperor's elaborate mausoleum—is renowned as one of the world's greatest archaeological events. Discovered in northwestern China and dating back to its first dynasty, the …

Archaeology

New privacy settings in Windows 10 April 2018 Update: What you need to know

With the Windows 10 ($100 at Amazon.com) April 2018 Update -- previously known as Windows 10 Spring Creators Update -- Microsoft gives you greater control of your data and account. After getting to know the new features such as Timeline and nearby sharing and the bigger and better Settings app, …

10 of the Best Hiking Trails in New Mexico

There’s a reason New Mexico is known as the Land of Enchantment. Featuring six of the world’s seven life zones and offering up elevations that range …

London's Lost Castles and Fortifications

When we place the words “castle” and “London” in the same context, we generally think of the Tower of London as the only fortress in defence of the …

Archaeology

Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Learning

TRACES OF A 9,000-YEAR-OLD LOST UNKNOWN CIVILIZATION DISCOVERED IN LAKE HURON, MICHIGAN

Archaeologists exploring Lake Huron, one of the five Great Lakes of North America have found traces of an ancient lost civilization that is twice as …

12 essential luxury experiences in Paris

Paris’ classic landmarks are undoubtedly worth a visit, but there are a number of unique, luxurious and lesser-known experiences to have here, too. …

France

Flashback: Here's what it was like to watch my friends die in Room 1216

I wrote this article for one reason and one reason only. So you, readers, would know what it was like to have been in room 1216 on Valentine’s Day.<p><i>This column was originally posted on April 5, 2018.</i><p>Valentine’s Day: The day of love. Feb. 14, 2018, was a day of love for me. Love from my parents, my …

Alyssa

Taking Back Christianity From The Religious Right

Very little in the actual teaching put forward by Jesus would support the political philosophy of the Christian right in 21st-century America.<p>Since …