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Scientists Finally Crack The Code Of The Ancient 'Phaistos Disk'

Scientists have been trying to decipher the mysterious "Phaistos Disk" ever since the 4,000-year-old clay disk was discovered in 1908 on the Greek island of Crete.<p>But no one seems to have been able to translate the mysterious language inscribed on the disk, which dates back to 1700 B.C. and the …

Boko Haram: Schoolgirls? We married them off

<b>(CNN) —</b> Boko Haram laughed off Nigeria's announcement of a ceasefire agreement, saying there is no such deal and schoolgirls abducted in April have been converted to Islam and married off.<p>Nigerian officials announced two weeks ago that they had struck a deal with the Islamist terror group.<p>The deal, …

Water Vapor Seen on Distant World

Search for potentially life-sustaining worlds gets a boost with the ability to probe a common class of planets.<p>Astronomers have found evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of a Neptune-size planet 122 light-years from Earth—the first time water has been identified on a planet that small, …

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye?<p><b>When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai,</b> an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered in August this year, his death was widely mourned across the world of <b>science</b>. Not just for …

U.S. investigating Ferguson police following shooting of black teen

The U.S. Justice Department launched a broad investigation Thursday into the practices of the Ferguson, Missouri, police department, following the shooting last month of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer.<p>Attorney-General Eric Holder announced the probe, saying that he and his …

The Original 21 Day Shred Ab Workout

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10 Myths About Six-Pack Abs

Myth #10: You Shouldn’t Work Your Abs Every Day<p>“It’s perfectly fine to work your abs every day – as long as you mix up your exercises,” Renderer …

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26 Ways to Feed Your Body for Results

The right food and drink to keep you fit<p>Sports nutrition is easy, if you’re a cartoon character. Take Popeye: The gravel-voiced sailorman would down a can of spinach, and next thing he knew he was shot-putting a bowling ball into the stratosphere. Try that at home and the only thing you’ll be …

The Secret to Hollywood Abs

You, too, can have an action-hero six-pack—but only if you want it bad enough<p>When any new action film comes out, men start asking how the guys got into that great of shape. The women will ask: “How did Linda Hamilton get her arms?” The answer is the same for both discussions: Discipline.<p>Discipline …

Why Standing with Your Feet Close Together Can Help You Build Bigger Arms

If you think it sounds too good to be true, just try it<p>Think you can't do another rep of your favorite upper-body lift? Try this trick: Stand with your feet closer together.<p>"It's called blocking your feet, and it gives you a firm base of support while engaging all of your muscles from your toes to …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

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Extremists attack town of abducted schoolgirls

BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — Islamic militants again attacked the remote Nigerian town from which nearly 300 schoolgirls were kidnapped, Nigeria's military …

Nigeria state governor "has information" on abducted girls

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1075000/1075862_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524709833_9343ce7583b302d32793e4bddf4cbea9<p><b>The governor of Nigeria's Borno state says he has information on the whereabouts of about 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Islamist group Boko …

'Daddy, Boko Haram is here' - CNN Video