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Ancient Suburb Near St. Louis Could Be Lost Forever

Across the Mississippi River from St. Louis' famous Gateway Arch is a part of Illinois that's a post-industrial wasteland.<p>Some hope the construction …

How to Sculpt Your 'Lady V' à la Kendall Jenner

It's the body part du jour...<p>With thigh-high dresses and side-slit skirts on the rise—just take a second look at Kendell Jenner's double-whammy in a revealing Fausto Puglisi dress—there's a new area to focus your workout on, the lady V. Stars such as Cameron Diaz, Gwyneth Paltrow and Demi Moore …

King Leonidas of Sparta and the Legendary Battle of the 300 at Thermopylae

Zack Snyder’s 2007 fantasy historical film, <i>300</i>, has probably made the Battle of Thermopylae one of the most famous battles of the ancient world. It …

This Is What Computers Look Like Now and That's Just Awesome

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Virtual Reality

6 Arm Moves That Work Better Than Push Ups

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, upper body exercises to tone and tighten your arms.<p>It's not easy to do a perfect push-up. If you compromise your form, you can strain the upper-body muscles you set out to strengthen. Instead of struggling to get this exercise right, try these moves designed by …

Archaeologists Find Underground Pyramid at Tiahuanaco in Bolivia, Excavations Planned

The ancient fortress site of Tiahuanaco (Tiwanaku) in western Bolivia is still revealing secrets thousands of years after its peak as capital of an …

Mental Floss

MENTAL FLOSS STUDIOS<p>How To<p>How to zip a hard-to-reach zipper<p>How To<p>How to zip a hard-to-reach zipper<p>Fun<p>Become an American Ninja Warrior<p>Fun<p>Become an …

10 World War II Novels We Love

World War II

Ancient Maya citadel discovered in Belize is an anomaly

Many centuries ago on the border of Belize and Guatemala, Maya people built a large city surrounded by a cultivated jungle garden that was home to …

Japan searches for Second World War soldiers' remains in sealed caves of Palau

The tiny Pacific nation of Palau is opening a network of sealed caves to search for the remains of thousands of Second World War Japanese soldiers<p>On a remote coral island in the tiny Pacific nation of <b>Palau</b>, officials have been inching through foliage littered with explosives to open up a network of …

Hydrofloor: Disappearing Pool Saves Energy and Space

1/5<p>hydrofloor (4)<p>What if you had a swimming pool that could change shape according to your needs? Enter the Hydrofloor, a multitasking pool floor …

Swimming Pools
Obama Administration

Lincoln’s Civil War brilliance: The real story of the political savvy that helped end slavery

The president walked a careful line, sometimes imperfectly. But his political skills ultimately won emancipation<p>The Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth Amendments to the U.S. Constitution abolished slavery and barred states from abridging the equal civil and political rights of American citizens, …

Black History

The Miracle of Mindfulness – Mindfulness and Meditation – Medium

A pioneer in bringing mindfulness to the West, <b>Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh</b> has inspired generations of people to learn to live with peace and joy, …

10 Tips From a Buddhist Monk on Living a Fulfilled Life

Is there any doubt that people are searching for happiness in the wrong places?<p>Reaching a fulfilled lifestyle is much more than just a beautiful home …

How To Strengthen Your Intuition | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I can’t stand the phrase, “trust your gut.” Not only does “gut” remind me of digestive issues and crime scenes from Law & Order, but as a chronic …

Can Mindfulness Rewire Our Brains?

One of the most revolutionary and empowering insights coming from cutting-edge neuroscience is the fact that we can change our brains by thinking different thoughts. In her enlightening book, <i>Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain</i>, Sharon Begley explains that the paradigm in the scientific community for …

Mindfulness

7 Haunting Abandoned Hotels, Hospitals, & Churches

Some abandoned buildings are beautiful, scary or just plain boring. But when a hospital, hotel or church is abandoned, it can be a downright surreal …

Are you brave enough to pitch your tent at cursed Camp Comfort?

With the camping season almost upon us, you’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to parking the family RV or pitching your trusty tent. However, if …

Urban Legends

Cinderella: rebooting a Disney heroine for the Katy Perry generation

It’s over 60 years since the release of Walt’s famous animated fairytale, and the 2015 remake is still all princes, ponies and playing nice. Let it live happily ever after…<p>I wonder what old dead Walt Disney might have made of Kenneth Branagh’s live-action remake of his classic animated 1950 version …

Walt Disney Company

'Nazi refuge' unearthed by archaeologists in Argentina | Americas| North and South American news impacting on Europe | DW | 23.03.2015

For years, a worn-looking sign reading "Pathway to Bormann's House," has lead the way to the ruins at the center of the archaelogists research. …

Guatemalan Ruins Reveal How the Maya Settled Down

Archaeology

Street workout app Madbarz helps you get fit without a gym

Street workout is a simple — not easy, but simple — way to get fit. You don't need a gym membership or fancy machines; all you need is a couple of …

Defining Beauty: the body in ancient Greek art, British Museum, review: 'a missed opportunity'

Take that, Mrs Clooney. Fresh from <b>Amal Alamuddin’s demand that the Elgin Marbles be repatriated</b> to Greece forthwith, the <b>British Museum</b> has responded in the most judicious way possible: not with a half-baked press release, but a blockbuster exhibition starring the sculptures themselves.<p>The …

Ancient History

25 Best Snacks For Weight Loss

From the editors of RedbookMag.com, four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their own weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p><b>1) Hard-boiled eggs with sriracha sauce</b> To improve thyroid function—the gland manages growth and metabolism—look no further than a low-calorie, …

Was this the defining moment in Western art?

Ahead of Defining Beauty, a new exhibition of Greek sculpture at the British Museum, Alastair Sooke explains how the Ancient Greeks changed the course of art history<p>Summer, 1972: a holidaymaker from Rome is snorkelling off the coast of southern Italy. Idly scanning the seabed, he suddenly spots a …

Ancient History

Arm Exercises To Fight Arm Jiggle | Women's Health

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout<p>Ture Lillegraven<p>Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.