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Map of US Shows Which States Have The Highest Number of People Who Still Believe In God

A recently released map titled “Faithland” displays what regions of the United States believe the most in a higher power.<p>The map was created by Alex …

North Dakota

Netanyahu Has a Special Gift for Christians Who Travel to Israel for Christmas Next Year

<i>@netanyahu/Twitter</i><p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is really feeling the spirit of Christmas this year.<p>On Sunday night, he delivered a …

A Church with Great Music

I heard someone say it recently: “The music at that church is great.” It didn’t take me long to understand what he meant—that the church has a great …

Upsurge in big earthquakes predicted for 2018 as Earth rotation slows

Scientists have warned there could be a big increase in numbers of devastating earthquakes around the world next year. They believe variations in the speed of Earth’s rotation could trigger intense seismic activity, particularly in heavily populated tropical regions.<p>Although such fluctuations in …

Geology

Netanyahu Responds to the Deadly Earthquake in Iran and Iraq With Announcement They'd Never Expect

On Sunday, a devastating earthquake rocked parts of Iran and Iraq. The disaster resulted in at least 452 deaths, according to the New York Daily News.<p>…

Everyone Should See How George W Bush Treated the Angry, Screaming Mother of a Dying Soldier...

Much has been made of President Trump's phone calls with Gold Star families of American soldiers who lost their lives in Niger last week. A …

Wi-Fi security has been breached, say researchers

This is your Wi-Fi on KRACK<p>At about 7AM ET this morning, researchers revealed details of a new exploit called KRACK that takes advantage of vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi security to let attackers eavesdrop on traffic between computers and wireless access points. The exploit, as first reported by <i>Ars</i> …

5 rich athletes who live like they're broke

Despite earning massive paychecks, a surprising number of former professional athletes end up broke.<p>NFL players, for example, make an average of $1.9 …

Kirk Cousins

Physicists Just Quantum Teleported Complex Light Patterns For The First Time

A whole new level.<p>Wrapping your messages up with quantum weirdness is a great way to avoid sneaky eavesdropping, but in its current form it's more …

Equifax screwed up yet again, and it's scrambling to fix this latest mess

Equifax can't seem to get anything right. After exposing the personal information of potentially 143 million Americans to hackers, the credit …

Identity Theft

We’re all Equif*cked

Every company is a tech company, and that’s a big problem. Or rather, either every company is a tech company but most suck at it, or most aren’t tech companies but should be. Either way, we’re gonna have a bad time. Stock photo companies oughta be making more images of hackers because that cat …

Equifax Data Breach: How to Protect Your Personal Data

With so many websites offering free financial tools, it can be hard to know whom to trust. At NerdWallet, we thoroughly research financial products …

Massive Sunspots and Solar Flares: The Sun Has Gone Wrong and Scientists Don’t Know Why

<b>This article was originally published on The Conversation as "Massive sunspots and huge solar flares mean unexpected space weather for Earth."​</b> <b>Read</b> …

Equifax Says Cyberattack May Have Affected 143 Million in the U.S.

Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, said on Thursday that hackers had gained access to company data that potentially compromised sensitive information for 143 million American consumers, including Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers.<p>The attack on the …

Identity Theft

The top 5 IT certifications that will increase your salary

Want to move up the ladder in your tech career? Here are five certifications that can help you earn more money.<p>While a candidate's experience trumps …

After 2,000 Years, Something Unbelievable Happened In Jerusalem

On Wednesday, something extraordinary happened in Jerusalem: for the first time in millennia, Jews were allowed to actually pray on the Temple Mount, …

Israel

Lloyd's says cyber-attack could cost $120bn, same as Hurricane Katrina

Lloyd’s of London has warned that a serious cyber-attack could cost the global economy more than $120bn (£92bn) – as much as catastrophic natural disasters such as Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy.<p>Published two months after a ransomware cyber-attack that hobbled NHS hospitals and hit nearly 100 …

Cybersecurity

Ransomware attack is cover for something far more destructive

The GoldenEye attack wasn’t aiming at your wallet. It was trying to destroy your data.<p>As odd as it sounds, the ransomware attack that swept across the world over the past few days wasn't about the money.<p>GoldenEye, also known as NotPetya, swarmed computers on Tuesday, locking up devices at …

The Biggest Cybersecurity Disasters of 2017 So Far

The first six months of 2017 have seen an inordinate number of cybersecurity meltdowns. And they weren't just your standard corporate breaches. It's …

Security

Pennsylvania health system hit by cyberattack

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania health system was taking steps late Tuesday to restore its computer network after being caught up in a worldwide …

Scientists Confirm Yellowstone Supervolcano Was Hit By 450 Earthquakes In One Week

Yellowstone supervolcano was recently hit with over 450 earthquakes, prompting scientists to closely monitor the area. The first of the swarm of earthquakes began on June 12 and continued in the following days, including up to a 4.5 magnitude earthquake.<p>It’s important to note that despite …

Geology

British Parliament Hit by Cyberattack

British officials are investigating after Parliament was hit with a cyberattack Saturday.<p>A spokeswoman for the House of Commons said the attack …

How An Entire Nation Became Russia's Test Lab for Cyberwar

<b>The clocks read</b> zero when the lights went out.<p>It was a Saturday night last December, and Oleksii Yasinsky was sitting on the couch with his wife and …

Cybersecurity

Elon Musk Details His Vision For A Self-Sustaining City On Mars

In a paper summarizing remarks from a recent talk, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk makes his argument for the feasibility of a “self-sustaining city on Mars,” further expanding on a vision he initially laid out in 2012 and has continued to refine since then.<p>Of longstanding concern to Musk, as …

Space Travel

8 Staggering Predictions From Ray Kurzweil

You'll never die, for starters.<p>Want to know what the future’s going to be like? There’s no better person to ask than Ray Kurzweil, the intellectual …

Singularity

The Great American Eclipse is 100 days away, and scientists are ready

This summer, darkness will fall across the face of America.<p>Birds will stop singing.<p>Temperatures will drop.<p>Stars will become visible in the daytime …

What humans will look like in 1,000 years

Humans are still evolving, So, where will evolution take us in 1,000 years?<br>Chances are we'll be taller. Humans have already seen a boom in height over the last 130 years.<p>In 1880 the average American male was 5'7''. Today, he's 5'10''.<p>We may also merge with machines that can enhance our hearing, …

Theological Primer: The 144,000

Written by: Kevin DeYoung<i>From time to time I make new entries into this continuing series called "Theological Primer." The idea is to present big</i> …

Elon Musk's masterplan for humanity's future is beyond your wildest sci-fi dreams

Elon Musk is about to become a CEO of another company. Yes, the guy who's already the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX will take on lead duty at a new company …