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Do You Have a Digital Estate Plan for Your Online Assets?

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — In this digital age, people amass an electronic wealth of sorts in social media sites, photo-sharing sites, and online …

This Tool Can Help You Disappear from the Internet

Between election bile, fake news, and just plain exhaustion, we may be entering a down cycle for social media. If you’re interested in downsizing …

Ancient Alien Artifacts From Egypt Found In Jerusalem And Kept Secret By Rockfeller Museum

Alien and UFO hunters are puzzled with claims of significant ancient Egyptian artefacts discovered in Jerusalem house of famous Egyptologist Sir …

Unsealing of Christ's Reputed Tomb Turns Up New Revelations

For just 60 hours, researchers had the opportunity to examine the holiest site in Christianity. Here's what they found.<p>Researchers have continued their investigation into the site where the body of Jesus Christ is traditionally believed to have been buried, and their preliminary findings appear to …

Mysteries of Discovered Ancient Technology

The world contains many mysteries that make many scratch their heads in wonderment as to how it was done in a more primitive era as some of these …

Ancient, hidden cities uncovered by lasers in Cambodia's jungle

Vast, ancient cities hidden in thick jungle have been uncovered by lasers in Cambodia.<p>Australian archaeologist Damian Evans unveiled the details of the temples in full at the Royal Geographic Society in London on Monday, the Guardian reported.<p>Found near the famous Angkor Wat temples, a United …

Scientists decipher purpose of mysterious astronomy tool made by ancient Greeks

When you're trying to fathom a mangled relic of very old hi-tech, it helps to have the manufacturer's instructions.<p>For over a century since its …

Traces of Ancient Mega-Tsunamis Discovered on Mars

Mars once featured a vast ocean that covered its northern hemisphere. New evidence suggests this Martian sea experienced at least two “mega-tsunamis” …

Inside Obama's process for replacing Antonin Scalia

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Obama administration did not wait long before working on options to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.<p>The process began Saturday night with conference calls among the president's legal team, followed by meetings Sunday to begin drawing up a list of possible …

The US Declassifies Its 1959 List of Cold War Nuke Targets

Merry Christmas.<p>On Monday, the United States Strategic Air Command released the most comprehensive and detailed list of Cold War-era nuclear targets and target systems ever declassified. Over 800 pages, the SAC [Strategic Air Command] Atomic Weapons Requirements Study for 1959 lists 1,100 airfields …

Declassified document casts a new light on Soviet war scare in 1983

When you think of war scares back in the Cold War, most people think about the Cuban missile crisis in 1962. But a newly declassified document reveals just how close we came to nuclear Armageddon in the 1980s, under President Ronald Reagan.<p>The document is a top secret 1990 report by the President's …

James Bond Drinks

It may seem like each James Bond flick is packed with more product placement than the last, and <i>Spectre</i>, which hits theaters November 6, is no exception. But the fact is, everyone’s favorite kill-licensed spy has been surrounded by real-life products since the first Ian Fleming novel back in …

James Bond

Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Extinction

Our forgotten slavery horror: The shameful, untold history of America and the Cuban slave trade

As Cuba opens, it’s time to recognize our proxy role in Cuba’s slave trade, and the Monroe Doctrine’s real purpose<p>Stephen Chambers<p>September 27, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>From the streets of Ferguson to the South Carolina statehouse, the legacy of slavery in the United States has taken on a new urgency in …

Black History

- The Washington Post

A battle is on for Area 51 in Nevada, but not the kind you might think

<b>Rachel, Nevada (CNN) —</b> For decades the public has tried to find out what's buried at Area 51, the military facility that housed America's top Cold War secrets.<p>For Joe Sheahan, it's his father -- buried on a plot of land three miles from where the U-2 spy plane was perfected, according to CIA …

Area 51

Buried underwater, Ancient Egyptian artifacts rise to the surface in Paris

<b>HARI SREENIVASAN:</b><p>An exhibition of Egyptian artifacts discovered in ancient cities buried underwater has opened to the public in Paris.<p>The exhibit at …

Archaeology

How 'Human' Is This Newly Discovered Species?

The discovery of a new human-related species, named <i>Homo naledi</i>, has thrown the evolutionary biology world for a loop. The newfound species<i>,</i> uncovered …

Ben Carson’s theocratic lie: The pernicious myth of America the “Christian nation”

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>The surging presidential candidate revives a destructive, ahistorical trope about America’s founding<p>Sean Illing<p>September 10, 2015 3:00pm (UTC)<p>One of the more enduring tropes on the religious right is this notion that America is a Christian nation, or at the very least a …

Religion

Samsung’s new Car Mode for Galaxy is its own Android Auto

Samsung just wrapped up its keynote event at the IFA trade show here in Berlin where it spent most of its presentation time discussing the trend of software powering everything in our lives, called Internet of Things. One peculiar new service in particular was an in-car dashboard app that works …

Android Auto

SmartThings Unveils A New Smart Home Hub

SmartThings’ smart home devices are getting a lot sleeker — and a lot more powerful — as of today.<p>The company today is releasing a new line of updated home sensors and a new, more powerful hub. In addition, SmartThings is rolling out a more simplified application centered around specific events and …

Home Automation

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Biomedicine

10 Essential Hiking Tips Every Beginner Hiker Should Know

Hiking is an excellent low-impact workout. Studies show it offers multiple physical and mental benefits. From reducing anxiety to preventing osteoporosis, hiking is an outdoor activity delivering benefits beyond scenic and fun.<p>Unlike walking on a treadmill or paved path, hiking involves more, …

Backpacking

15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

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- The Washington Post

12 Incredible American Mansions That Are Open to the Public

What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.<p>What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.

7 Simple Ways to Save Money on Family Road Trips with Kids

Love them or hate them, family road trips with kids are a summer rite of passage. I grew up taking road trips regularly and do so now with our …