Mauricio Valdez

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Clown sightings are being reported across the US — here's where they are showing up

As Halloween approaches it appears reports of menacing clowns terrorizing citizens in the US have reached epic proportions.<p>Reports of clown sightings across the country, now in the dozens, have continued unabated since clowns were first spotted in Greenville, South Carolina, in August. That's where …

World record: Bolt of lightning was 200 miles long, experts say

Lightning doesn't strike the same place twice-- or so the expression goes-- but sometimes it does something amazing enough to break a record. That’s the case with two extraordinary bolts that the World Meteorological Organization has ruled are both the longest in length and duration on the books.<p>In …

Internet-connected vibrator connects with privacy lawsuit

Customer claims the We-Vibe collects and transmits "highly intimate and sensitive" information back to the manufacturer's servers.<p>An internet-connected vibrator is rubbing at least one consumer the wrong way.<p>A lawsuit, filed earlier this month in a Chicago federal court, alleges Standard …

Privacy

30 Must-See Upcoming Movies of 2017

2016 has been a pretty great year for movies so far. Not only have we seen the best <i>Star Trek</i> movie of the past ten years, but we’ve also seen …

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Hidden codex may reveal secrets of life in Mexico before Spanish conquest

One of the rarest manuscripts in the world has been revealed hidden beneath the pages of an equally rare but later Mexican codex, thanks to hi-tech imaging techniques.<p>The Codex Selden, a book of concertina-folded pages made out of a five-metre strip of deerhide, is one of a handful of illustrated …

Archaeology

Elio Motors Offers $7,000 Pre-Orders for Three-Wheeled ‘Autocycle’

To help strengthen its bid for a Department of Energy innovation loan, the upstart Elio Motors is offering a temporary deal on its planned …

The world's 3rd-biggest cocaine producer says it struck 'the most important blow against drug trafficking'

Earlier this week, Bolivian police struck what the government called a vital blow against drug trafficking when they seized more than 8 tons of cocaine hidden in a shipment of mineral ore.<p>The shipment was discovered in a truck traveling on a remote mountain passage that connects landlocked Bolivia …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Stress of divorce can 'triple risk' of children getting diabetes

Study analyses 10,000 families with children who did not already have condition and also looked at factors including if there was any family conflict or change of structure<p>Stressful life events in childhood such as death or illness in the family, divorce or separation can triple the risk of …

Diabetes

NFL will end its TV blackout policy, and stream one game online

After years of fans protesting the rule, the NFL is apparently finally going to drop its TV blackout policy. Last year the FCC voted to reject the NFL's strict rules that required a certain number of ticket sales for a game to be broadcast on local TV, which the league claimed it needed to keep …