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'Goliath Gates' Of Ancient Biblical City Philistine Gath Revealed By Archaeologists

An archaeological dig has unearthed the remains of an enormous gate which may have marked the entrance of a biblical city said to be home to the …

Archaeology

Archaeologists find the gate to Goliath's hometown

(NEWSER) – An archaeological dig now in its 20th year has uncovered the entrance gate to Gath, the ancient Biblical city of the Philistines and onetime home of the giant Goliath. Before the king of Damascus destroyed it in 830 BCE, Gath was the largest city in the land for hundreds of years, …

Archaeology

'Ancient Hebrew inscriptions' baffle Israeli archaeologists

<b>Israeli archaeologists say they are trying to decode ancient inscriptions written in Hebrew script discovered at a dig in Jerusalem.</b><p>The writing was found on the walls of a room containing the remains of a Jewish ritual bath, or mikveh, believed to be about 2,000 years old.<p>Experts are now trying to …

Archaeology

The megacities of our sharing-economy future will demand a very different kind of car

Passenger cars are still the most popular transportation mode. In 2014, nearly 68 million were produced globally. They’re not only a vital part of our economy and our personal lives but also an important social and cultural tool, used to present a certain image and status—real or imagined.<p>Our …

Mega Cities

After a Month Off, Beck Reacts to Planned Parenthood Videos and ‘Profound Spiritual Darkness’ Gripping the Nation

Glenn Beck on Tuesday warned that “profound spiritual darkness” is gripping the United States of America, and politicians cannot solve the crisis. Beck had been on vacation for four weeks, heeding his doctor’s orders to rest his vocal cords, and said he was stunned by what had transpired in his …

Planned Parenthood

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

"Does the Bible have Authority Over the Constitution?," Ben Carson is Asked

Dr. Ben Carson was asked by NBC’s Chuck Todd a question from a Facebook poster named Victor Roush, “Does the Bible have authority over the …

NASA SOHO Image: Fleet of UFO Motherships Flying • Latest UFO sightings

NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) remains a government agency that still provides an amazing sense of wonder. In recent years, …

10 Of The Oldest Discoveries Of Their Kind

There exists an elite club within the world of old discoveries—those special finds that are the oldest of their kind. They are the record breakers …

Apple Purchases Massive 43-Acre Development Site in North San Jose

Shortly after leasing a 300,000 square foot campus in North San Jose, Apple has expanded on its real estate holdings in the area, buying a 43-acre development site at 2347 North First Street for more than $138 million.<p>According to the <i>Silicon Valley Business Journal</i>, the site, which consists of …

Real Estate

9 Practical Tricks for Writing Your First Novel

Whether you’re writing your first novel or are struggling with completing a second one (or more), sometimes you need some help focusing and figuring …

Writing

1,200-Year-Old Pouches Found in Arizona Cave Contain Prehistoric ‘Chewing Tobacco,’ Study Finds

Dozens of small, fiber-wrapped bundles discovered in a cave in Arizona have been found to contain wild tobacco, the first scientific evidence …

Research

Stanford Expert Says AI Probably Won't Kill Us All

Artificial intelligence isn’t just about technology, but also about social impact. It’s about what the technology can do for us—or <i>to</i> us, in some dystopian visions. That’s why Stanford University’s Jerry Kaplan—a philosopher turned computer science PhD—is in the rare position of being actually …

Artificial Intelligence

Apple’s Force Touch – the future of mobile interfaces

<b>Flattery</b><p>Originally introduced with the Apple Watch, Apple competitors will really want to emulate Force Touch – just as they did the GUI, Multitouch …

Remains of Synagogue Destroyed by Nazis Found With Radar

Ground-penetrating radar is helping archaeologists locate the buried remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna in Lithuania, a Jewish place of worship that was destroyed by the Nazis during World War II, the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA) reports.<p>The synagogue dates back to the 1600s, when it …

Archaeology

Phase Two of Obama’s Plan to Federalize the Police Force Just Happened in Baltimore

President Barack Obama’s administration has begun the second phase in federalizing the police. And as predicted, he is again using Baltimore to expand his agenda.<p>As you may recall, I wrote in May that Obama would use the recent events in Baltimore to convince the American public that federalization …

Justice

Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryWhy Mueller Handed Off the Michael Cohen Raid Jed Shugerman The special counsel might be insulating his investigation against his own …

Can the United States Stop a War With Russia?

Both sides need to try to see the other's point of view<p>America is heading for war with Russia. Some call the current situation “an increase of …