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Air Force captain with top-secret clearance, who disappeared in 1983, is discovered living in California

Before he mysteriously disappeared and landed on the Air Force Most Wanted list, Capt. William Howard Hughes Jr. phoned home to tell his mother and father that he was going to the Netherlands.<p>It was July 17, 1983, and the Air Force was sending Hughes overseas on a mission to help NATO test aircraft …

Crime

The 25 Greatest Kitchen Hacks Every Cook Should Know

Genius ideas from the Cooking Light brain trust show you how to save time, minimize effort, make do deliciously, and not let anything get in your way …

This Needle-Covered Patch Dissolves Excess Body Fat Wherever You Stick It

Would you try it?<p>A skin patch that effectively melts excess body fat wherever you decide to apply it sounds too good to be true, but this thing …

Body Fat

Rent this surprisingly sophisticated former bunker for your next holiday

The former World War II air raid shelter was built in 1939<p>If you’re still a little wary about going full-safe-house, even if the dwelling is only partially underground, why not try a rental in a former bunker? Located inside a 1939-built, World War II air raid shelter in Hamburg, Germany, the sleek …

World War II

How to beat the cold snap in style

Don't be fooled by the sunshine. With the Met Office predicting snow fall and bitterly cold gales across the country tonight, continuing for the rest of the week, we're going to need to employ some techniques to keep us toasty.<p>Dressing for cold weather can be a bit of a juggling act. You need to …

The Uber for Air Travel? Meet ImagineAir

This Atlanta-based Inc. 5000 company wants you to ditch your car (and traditional airlines).<p>Flying in a Cirrus SR22-GTS is a lot like riding in a car--that is, if your car could go airborne and cruise at about 200 miles an hour.<p>Okay, so maybe it's not like riding in a car. But that's not stopping …

Georgia Tech

Elon Musk has ambitious plans for Mars. Are they as crazy as they sound?

The SpaceX founder has become the face of entrepreneurial space exploration – and ambition. What does the established space science community think of him?<p>Entrepreneur Elon Musk has set himself an ambitious timeline for the colonization of Mars. The South Africa-born magnate estimates that his …

Space Exploration

See Astronaut Jeff Williams' Most Stunning Photos of Earth From Space

The south cape of Hawaii, showing a grid of streets in the lower right<br>Jeff Williams—NASA<p>1 of 18<p><b>Correction appended, Sept. 12</b><p>The last time American …

Space Exploration

General: Marines, put down those cell phones!

<b>(CNN) —</b> US Marines need to put away their cell phones, forget about their fancy coffees and get back to doing what Marines used to do -- dig a foxhole, cover up, stay quiet and be wary, the Corps' top officer says.<p>Speaking at a conference on the future of expeditionary warfare at the …

Military

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

Elon Musk's brother is opening a restaurant where everything is under $5

From Chop't to Sprig to Sweetgreen, the launch of healthy fast food joints are on the rise. But these places are still pretty expensive: Depending on where you live, meals can cost upwards of $10.<p>Kimbal Musk (yes, he's Elon's brother) wants to give people a fast food joint that's both affordable …

How Little Can You Own and Be Happy?

How to live a happy life? This question has been pondered by the billions of people that came before us and very likely will be the root of human …

Less is more as Japanese minimalist movement grows | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Fumio Sasaki’s one-room Tokyo apartment is so stark friends liken it to an interrogation room. He owns three shirts, four pairs of trousers, four pairs of socks and a meager scattering of various other items.<p>Money isn’t the issue. The 36-year-old editor has made a conscious …

Minimalism

A Simple Way to Feel Like You Have Way More Time

You don't need to juggle your schedule or prune your commitments. You just need to do this.<p>What if I told you the best and easiest way to start feeling like you have more time wasn't to investigate your priorities or trim your commitments, but instead to add one more small item to your to-do …

timetracking

Trippy Advertisements Make the Body More Than a Canvas

Master graphic designer Jessica Walsh tells us about turning models into body-painted inspirational posters for Middle Eastern department store Aïzone.<p>Thanks in part to competitions in major cities andTV shows like <i>Skin Wars</i>, body painting continues to become an even more competitive and creative …

10 Classic German Expressionist Films: From Nosferatu to The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

In 1913, Germany, flush with a new nation’s patriotic zeal, looked like it might become the dominant nation of Europe and a real rival to that global …

Wait … is that a rule? Ten everyday grammar mistakes you might be making

Before their workshop at the NGV Art Book Fair in Melbourne, writing studio the Good Copy shares some tips<p>Should you use italics for movie titles? Do you put full stops inside or outside quotation marks? Is the Oxford comma for all lists … or just some lists? Should that ellipsis have had a space …

Grammar

A Photographer Collected Four Years Worth Of Trash To Show Just How Wasteful Humans Can Be

"We're often told about the quantity of waste we produce, but I think the impact of pictures can be much powerful than words," Antoine Repessé explains.<p>In 2011, self-taught photographer Antoine Repessé stopped throwing things away. Along with 200 friends and colleagues, he accumulated around 70 …

7 Reasons You Need to Eat More Eggs

Eggs aren't just delicious—they can also boost your mood, nourish your gray matter and even guard against cancer<p>Many Americans were raised on the theory that eggs are loaded with artery-clogging cholesterol and that eating them was a surefire way to promote coronary heart disease. But when Wake …

Nutrition