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Ancient Maya Sacrificial Cave Revealed in Rare Footage

Incredible abandoned ancient cities cover the region, but this hidden cave has a special allure.<p>Deep in the jungles of Belize, a sacred site has begun attracting tourists that are willing to hike, swim, and climb their way to reach it. The Actun Tunichil Muknal cave, a place of great significance …

Mysterious Void Discovered in Egypt's Great Pyramid

The cavity is the first major inner structure discovered in the pyramid since the 1800s.<p>Egypt’s Great Pyramid of Giza—one of the wonders of the ancient world, and a dazzling feat of architectural genius—contains a hidden void at least a hundred feet long, scientists announced on Thursday.<p>The …

How to See the October Harvest Moon—First in Almost a Decade

The lunar orb rising on Thursday night marks the closest full moon to the fall equinox. Here’s why that matters.<p>For sky-watchers in the Northern Hemisphere, the October full moon is pulling off a celestial trick that will be a real treat.<p>On Thursday night, the sky will be aglow with this year’s …

11 things you should never make in a slow cooker

With the temperatures dropping outside, sometimes nothing hits the spot like a nice warm meal.<p>While some meals are perfect to make in a slow cooker, you should stick to making certain meals in an oven or stove top.<p>Here are 11 things you should never make in a slow cooker.

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Leapfactory Frame Home

By combining solar components and prefab construction, the Leapfactory Frame Home can inhabit any location. The structure is crafted from …

This Woman’s Cleaning Plan Has Become an Internet Sensation

Do you follow the FlyLady? If not, here's a little backstory: the FlyLady is a site dedicated to organizing and cleaning your home, started by Marla …

Cleaning

Room Sweep! You're 20 Minutes from a Clutter-Free Bedroom

Your bedroom should be — nay... it <i>needs</i> to be — a peaceful place. Who can lay their head down for a good night's rest while they're surrounded by a …

Minimalism

An Uncluttered Home Begins With This Simple System

It's Monday! We're into week two of our decluttering program and the assignment I have for you today is a doozie—attacking a problem area that I know …

Here's How Much One of Tesla's Amazing Solar Roofs Actually Costs

Tesla's price promises savings, but they won't come immediately.<p>The Tesla Solar Roof is here, and if company CEO Elon Musk has his way, there will be …

Shania Twain Takes Dig at Ex-Husband Robert Lange in New Music Video

She’s gonna get him good! <b>Shania Twain</b> debuted the music video “Life’s About to Get Good,” the first single off her long-anticipated album <i>Now,</i> and …

This is the site you need to look at before you start your next home improvement project

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Houzz Facebook<p>My mom went through a few big home remodeling phases over 10 years ago, and while our house looks great now, I remember …

Home Improvement

Money, Credit Score & Investing

Budgets? You betcha<p>Bills? Done<p>Credit score? Checked<p>Budgets? You betcha<p>Bills? Done<p>Credit score? Checked<p>Budget? You betcha<p>Bills? Done<p>Credit score? …

Personal Finance

Want to get rich? Here’s what 7 millionaires were doing in their 20s

At what point do you know whether you’ll be financially successful? If these seven millionaires (and billionaires) are any indication, the answer …

A New Kind of Tech Job Emphasizes Skills, Not a College Degree

ROCKET CENTER, W.Va. — A few years ago, Sean Bridges lived with his mother, Linda, in Wiley Ford, W.Va. Their only income was her monthly Social Security disability check. He applied for work at Walmart and Burger King, but they were not hiring.<p>Yet while Mr. Bridges had no work history, he had …

For the Best Internet at Home, Try These Tips on Wi-Fi Gear

<i>Is there any device in your home more confounding, ever-changing and indecipherable than the modems and routers that take the internet in and out of your home? Luckily, we have Nathan Edwards, The Wirecutter’s lead editor for networking, who spends his days and nights overseeing the testing and</i> …

Squeezing More Battery Juice Out of a Smartphone

<b>Q.</b> <i>My smartphone isn’t that new, but it isn’t that old either, and the battery has suddenly started to burn through a full charge much faster than it did a week ago. Can age catch up with it that suddenly or might there be something else going on with the phone that’s causing it to drain the battery</i> …

Deciding When to Use Your Own Router

<b>Q.</b> <i>If my broadband provider gives me one of those modem-router combination boxes for my service, do I have to use it or can I use my own? What are the pros and cons?</i><p><b>A.</b> In many cases, you are free to use the compatible router of your choice to share the broadband connection, but check with your …

House votes to annex Hawaii, June 15, 1898

On this day in 1898, the House of Representatives approved Senate Joint Resolution 55 providing for the annexation of Hawaii as a U.S. territory. At the time, Hawaii was an independent republic. The vote was 209-91.<p>Hawaii had declared itself to be a republic on July 4, 1894, under the presidency of …

Bill Clinton

App specific passwords will be required to sign in to iCloud with third party apps from June 15, here’s how to make them

In its ongoing efforts to ensure strong security for customers, Apple will require the use of app-specific passwords from June 15th. This affects you if you use a third-party app that logs in with an iCloud email and password (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) to access contacts, calendar and mail …

Apps

Mirrored prefab houses by ÖÖD install in 8 hours

Now you see it...<p>Prefab goes in disguise with these sleek tiny dwellings from Estonian companyÖÖD. With mirrored glass facades—reminiscent of Portuguese prefabs inspired by minimalist artists—ÖÖD homes blend into their surroundings, appearing especially sublime in rural or natural landscapes.<p>Born …

25 of the Most Inspiring Books Everyone Should Read

Take it from these CEOs, founders, and other high-achieving leaders.<p>Whether you turn pages, tap a tablet, or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect relaxation aid, tutor, or source of inspiration. Here are quotes from more than two dozen executives who name their favorite book and explain …

14 Best Science-Fiction Books to Read

These days, it seems like the headlines being splashed across our TVs, phones, and computer screens seem more like they're from a book or movie than actual real life. It's all enough to make you think to yourself, "Wait, did they just... is this a science-fiction novel?"<p>Not quite — this is all very …

The Science Fiction & Fantasy Books We Loved in November

<i>Welcome to our monthly roundup chronicling the books the B&N SFF stable of bloggers loved in the previous month. Old or new, it doesn’t matter—these</i> …

Books

Cause of one third of all autism cases may have been discovered by scientists

Up to a third of autism cases may be caused by low levels of a single protein in the brain, according to a new study of the condition in mice which …

Ageing process may be reversible, scientists claim

New form of gene therapy shown to produce rejuvenating effect in mice, although scientists say human clinical applications are decade away<p>Wrinkles, grey hair and niggling aches are normally regarded as an inevitable part of growing older, but now scientists claim that the ageing process may be …

Aging

These Startups Will Pay You For Your DNA

Patients usually don’t earn any money when they contribute to scientific discoveries and therapies. Some genetics startups want to change that.<p>There’s no shortage of companies that you can pay to test your DNA. But now there’s a twist — some companies will pay you for your DNA.<p>Genos, which …

The Science Behind Why You Should Keep Reading Print Books

Every time we move, my husband and I have the same argument. “Do we have to take ALL of these books?” (The answer is always a dirty scowl and a “YES!”)<p>I have a ton of physical books that I insist on carting from house to house, state to state. It drives him crazy. Boxes of heavy books are not …

Army Halts Construction Of Dakota Access Pipeline

The "historic" decision comes as thousands of protesters gather on the Standing Rock Sioux reservation.<p>OCETI SAKOWIN CAMPGROUND, N.D. ― Federal authorities have halted construction of the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline amid growing protests that were expected to draw some 2,000 U.S. military …

North Dakota

Dakota Access Pipeline to be rerouted

<b>Near Cannon Ball, North Dakota (CNN) —</b> Celebrations, tears of joy, chanting and drumming rang out among thousands of protesters at the Standing Rock site after the Army Corp of Engineers announced it will look for an alternate route for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North …