Kris Rue

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Explore the World's Biggest Cave From Your Couch

Is virtual reality the future of experiencing Earth's greatest natural wonders?<p>At F8, Facebook’s annual developer conference in San Jose, California, the social media company shared updates on React 360, an interactive WebVR and 360 content publisher. Experiences made using the technology can show …

Virtual Reality

8 foods a Harvard nutritionist tries to eat almost every day

Want to eat like a nutrition expert? Some food choices pack an especially big nutritional punch.<p>Think of your kitchen as one big tasty medicine cabinet.<p>The right foods in the right amounts can protect your heart, keep your blood sugar stable, help you lose weight and allow you to live longer.<p>Diet …

Nutrition

The Best Bottles of Whiskey You Can Buy For $20 or Less

When you’re looking for a good bottle of whiskey — it doesn’t matter if it’s bourbon, Scotch whisky, rye, Canadian, or something else — there are …

Flavors

Behold the Stormy Beauty of Stars Forming

New images from the Hubble Space Telescope capture majestic billows of gas and dust.<p>As a young priest and astronomer in 17th-century Sicily, Giovanni …

Universe

Illegal drone use increasing at Crater Lake; crackdown coming

The videos are nothing short of spectacular.<p>In one film posted to YouTube, two skiers are captured shredding down the rim of Crater Lake, filmed from …

Diamonds Buried Within Rare Meteorites Reveal Existence of "Lost Planet"

In 2008, astronomer Richard Kowalski looked into a telescope in Tucson, Arizona, and spotted an asteroid called 2008 TC3 barreling through the …

Meet 10 of the Cutest Dog Breeds in the World

Not only have dogs been rightly described as loyal companions, but research also shows that they can help you lead a longer, healthier life. Whether …

Travel Agents Reveal Their Favorite Under-the-Radar Vacation Spots

Travel trends come and go, but unlike those in food or fashion, they often move at an iceberg-like pace.<p>It’s why your friends are still telling you …

21 Creatures From The Deep Sea That Will Absolutely Give You Nightmares

*Shudders.*

Zoology

How Syria Came to This

A story of ethnic and sectarian conflict, international connivance, and above all civilian suffering<p>Seven years of horrific twists and turns in the Syrian Civil War make it hard to remember that it all started with a little graffiti.<p>In March 2011, four children in the southern city of Der’a …

Middle East

North Korean nukes tracked from Tennessee tourist caverns

TOWNSEND, Tenn. — Near the end of a string of two-lane roads about 30 minutes south of Dollywood, the Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show and the Titanic Museum, is the largest and most organic attraction in the Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg area.<p>Though under the radar for most tourists — only a half-dozen …

National Parks

University of California

The University of California and the California Community Colleges today (April 11) announced they have signed a joint agreement aimed at increasing the number of academically prepared community college students who transfer to UC and earn a bachelor’s degree.<p>UC President Janet Napolitano and CCC …

This Famous Luxury Train Has Announced Amazing New Vacation Packages for 2019

Looking to visit Canada on an upcoming vacation? Our vote is to see the country's majestic landscapes by train, aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. The …

Country Lifestyle

Paradise lost: Beautiful islands ruined by tourism

Their very geographical nature makes islands particularly prone to overcrowding – simply put, there’s not enough room for endless streams of tourists. Here are some of the most worrying examples of islands, many of which were once untouched, falling victim to their own popularity.<p>Phi Phi Islands, …

Morgan Freeman

Work the Whole Core with 17 Effective Ab Exercises

Athletes need a strong core foundation for powerful movements and specific ab exercises are only a small piece of the program. In fact, the best ab …

Dow at correction levels

CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at the day's market action.

Exponential Finance Conference

Closing Bell Ringer, April 6, 2018

Ringing today's closing bells are Boston Beer Company Vice President of Brewing David Grinnell at the NYSE, and OP Bancorp CEO Min Kim at the Nasdaq.

Boston Beer Company

9 Financial Planning Terms You Should Know by the Time You’re 40

If you haven't started thinking about your financial and retirement future and your 40th birthday is creeping up, it's time to get started ASAP. One …

The Scientific Reason Why Knuckles Crack Is Not What You'd Expect

Researchers conclude: It's not the sound of popping bubbles.<p>The sweet release of cracking knuckles has always baffled scientists. Over the years, …

Imaging

50 Most Underrated Travel Attractions in Every State

Classic tourist attractions may have their charms, but they come with a huge drawback: sooo many crowds. From fascinating museums to gorgeous …

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

Shocking video shows 15 sheep carcasses discovered on Alberta property

<i>WARNING: This article contains details, images and video that are graphic in nature and may be disturbing to some. Discretion advised.</i><p>A woman from …

U.S. Asks China to 'Immediately Halt' Ban on Foreign Waste

Last year, China—the world's largest importer of waste—announced it no longer wanted to take in other countries' trash so it could focus on its own …

These Are the 5 Best Books on Investing, Period

MONEY readers—and Warren Buffett—weigh in.<p>There are a lot of books out there full of investment advice, but it can be tough cutting through the …

Toys R Us built a kingdom and the world's biggest toy store. Then, they lost it.

The toy emporium that Charles P. Lazarus envisioned has been reduced to dusty floors and empty shelves.<p>Much has been said about the demise of the toy …

Toys "R" Us

How Much Protein Is Required for a Weight Lifter? | Healthy Eating | SF Gate

Weight lifting involves moving a resistance through a range of motion by bending joints and contracting muscles. Following through with a consistent weight lifting plan is only part of the equation. To optimize size and strength gains and get the most from workouts, diet needs to be taken into …

Beware 'Disease X': the mystery killer keeping scientists awake at night

Over two days in early February, the World Health Organization (WHO) convened an expert committee at its Geneva headquarters to consider the unthinkable.<p>The goal was to identify pathogens with the potential to spread and kill millions but for which there are currently no, or insufficient, …

Scientists unravel the mystery of the Roman 'gate to hell'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two thousand years ago, ancient tourists flocked to a Greco-Roman temple in Hierapolis, modern-day Turkey, situated on top of a cave once purported to be the gateway to the underworld.<p>They watched in awe as animals, from birds to bulls, dropped dead at its entrance. The cave, named the …

Ancient History

9 Meal Prep Ideas for the Week That Are Super Popular on Pinterest

The most delicious ways to avoid the Sunday scaries.<p>Who doesn't savor a lazy Sunday? Problem is, after you’ve brunched and binged on your latest …

Artist resurrects obscure fossils in gorgeous living colour

Normally depicted as lunch for other animals, illustrator Franz Anthony brings a diverse range of fossil cephalopods to life<p>Although the coiled shells of ammonites are a familiar fossil when it comes to reconstructing past environments through art, invertebrates like cephalopods (the group that …

Franz