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Researchers offer new details how they found a 300-year-old ship that sank with $17 billion in treasure

<b>(CNN) —</b> For decades, researchers and governments have searched for a Spanish ship that sank more than 300 years ago, carrying gold and silver worth $17 billion today.<p>Trying to find the San Jose' has often been called the "holy grail of shipwrecks." It was finally discovered off the coast of …

Archaeology

Star of ABC’s ‘The Middle’ reveals what led him to embrace Christianity

Atticus Shaffer has been making audiences laugh for the past decade with his comical portrayal of “Brick,” the youngest of the three Heck children on ABC’s popular sitcom “The Middle.”<p>Shaffer, whose nine-year performance officially comes to an end when the series finale airs on May 22, is also an …

Empathy

R-Code 1963 Ford Galaxie 500 427 4-Speed

This 1963 Ford Galaxie 500 is a highly original factory R-code example equipped with a 427ci V8 paired to a 4-speed manual transmission. It was sold …

Classic Cars

The Mary Rose: A Visit to Henry VIII’s Flagship

If you find yourself in the English town of Portsmouth, Minjie Su suggests a visit to the Mary Rose - to see the remains of the famous 16th century …

Medieval

Restored WWII bomber Memphis Belle makes public debut

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Robert K. Morgan Jr.'s voice wavered with emotion when he talked about seeing the Memphis Belle all put together for the first time in 50 years.<p>His father, Robert Sr., had flown the legendary B-17F on 25 perilous bombing missions in World War II and worked the rest of his life …

U.S. Air Force

9 Little Known Facts About STAR WARS’ Most Iconic Ship, the Millennium Falcon

Han Solo‘s faithful flying machine the Millennium Falcon is among the most iconic of cinematic spaceships, but even such a familiar vessel has seen …

Star Wars

10 Fairy Tale Princesses Whose Stories Are Way More Hardcore Than You Realized

Fairy tales often get a bad rap, but fairy tale <i>princesses</i> get the worst rap of them all. Perhaps, though, the reputation is unfairly earned — because …

Books

Shell shock cover-up at Passchendaele

<b>Taylor Downing</b> reveals an official cover-up of mental illness in the later years of the war.<p>George Leroux’s depiction of Verdun was entitled simply;</i> …

Mental Health

Fender's excellent desktop app for learning to play songs is now free

Fender’s $35 Riffstation desktop app, which helps you break down songs to learn its chords and riffs at your own pace, is now available for free on macOS and Windows.<p>Fire it up, open an MP3 or CD track, and Riffstation will break it down to show you the chords for the entire song. You can also slow …

Guitar

What causes multiple sclerosis? Landmark study finds clue

Multiple sclerosis can cause debilitating fatigue, vision problems, impaired balance and coordination, and muscle stiffness. It is usually disabling, …

Medical Research

Margot Kidder: A Life in Pictures

DIY Maintenance: How to Adjust String Height at the Bridge

Kevin OwensMay 15, 2018<p><b>From the July 2013 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY BRIAN MICHAEL</b><p>Every guitar needs regular maintenance, and at some point, no …

Acoustic Guitar

Are Hashimoto’s Disease and Hypothyroidism the Same Thing?

Having an underactive thyroid proves that even your smaller organs can have a mighty effect on your health. As you read this, a tiny butterfly-shaped …

Wellness

Captain Marvel and the future of the Avengers, explained

Captain Marvel isn’t going to fix the fallout from Avengers: Infinity War right away.<p><i>This post contains spoilers for</i> <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i><i>. You should go see the movie before you read this.</i><p>At the tail end of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>’s post-credits scene, the camera focuses in on a star, flanked by …

Marvel Universe

1967 Shelby Mustang GT350

This 1967 Shelby Mustang GT350 fastback was completed on March 22, 1967, and sold new at Joe Madden Ford in Downer’s Grove, Illinois. Three long-term …

Classic Cars

Why Doesn't Your Husband Want to Have Sex?

Contrary to conventional wisdom, sometimes it’s men who first lose sexual desire in a long-term relationship, a new study finds.<p>Men’s desire for sex can be as tricky as women’s, according to researchers at the University of Kentucky. Men often lose interest when they feel insecure, when they worry …

University of Chicago

Emily Ratajkowski loves all boobs

Emily Ratajkowski has a lot of feelings about her breasts.<p>“Boobs are funny,” she told Marie Claire in a preview of her June cover interview. “They …

Emily Ratajkowski

How to Become a Guitar Hero With Rocksmith

Step up to your PC, plug in a guitar, and rock the house with these handy tips for Rocksmith 2014 Edition Remastered.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Guitar

Watch Electric Guitars Being Made in 1965 England

0<p>SHARES<p>Late last week, the gang over at Atlas Obscura shared a truly engaging video that shows shiny new electric guitars being built in England in …

Guitar

1973 Opel GT

This 1973 Opel GT is a final-year example that the seller purchased over 10 years ago from Pennsylvania, where it had reportedly been in covered …

Classic Cars

15 Greatest Rare Muscle Cars You’ve Never Heard Of Will Blow Your Doors Off!

<b>1. 1979 Hurst/Olds Cutlass Calais</b><p>There is a reason the Hurst/Olds looks so much sweeter than the standard Cutlass Calais did, it came with a two-tone …

Classic Cars

'Avengers 4' Theory Explains How Cap Could Wield Mjolnir, Yes, Mjolnir

Despite Thor’s beloved Mjolnir getting destroyed in <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> and him getting an even more powerful weapon — Stormbreaker — during <i>Avengers:</i> …

Marvel Universe

What Chevy Gains By Using a Pushrod Engine in the Corvette

Before you call a pushrod engine old-fashioned, know that there's inherent greatness in its design.<p>The Chevrolet Corvette is the last true sports car to use a pushrod V8, and you might not think that's a good thing. After all, overhead-cam engines have been the standard for decades at this point, …

Sports Cars

Two 19th-Century Shipwrecks Discovered During Search for Flight MH370

For the past four years, experts have been searching the Indian Ocean in the hopes of finding Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, which vanished under …

Archaeology

Rhythm Workshop: Sliding Sixths

0<p>SHARES<p><b>ANOTHER SUITABLE-FOR-SLIDING</b> interval that turns up in tons of Hendrix tunes (and many others) is the mighty sixth. These inverted thirds …

Electric Guitar

Church Sound: The Ten Axioms Of Mixing

Important points to keep in mind when you're up to your neck in knobs and fadersThe post Church Sound: The Ten Axioms Of Mixing appeared first on …

Music Production

Want to Know If Someone is a True Introvert? Watch For 5 Quirky Habits Most Extroverts Won't Understand

Even some introverts may be scratching their heads at these quirky behaviors.<p>Know any introverts? Better yet, are <i>you</i> one? Either way, you're probably aware that introverts typically dislike crowds and prefer the company of two or three close friends over a large social event. And some just prefer …

Behavioral Sciences

The ’67 Chevy L88 is the ultimate classic Corvette, and now’s your chance to own one

A Sunfire Yellow 1967 Corvette L88 is headed to Mecum’s Indianapolis auction.

Classic Cars

Record-setting, Shelby-fighting 215-mph Cheetah to be auctioned

The Shelby Cobra gets all the love, but it's Bill Thomas' Cheetah that deserves plenty of praise and adulation as well. One example is heading to …

Chevrolet Corvette

Think Hired, Not Retired

There’s evidence that rethinking youth-obsessed recruitment strategies and hiring older employees can boost the bottom line.<p><b>HANGZHOU, China</b> — China’s …

Fashion Industry