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Remove yourself from people search sites and erase your online presence

Here is a step-by-step guide to reducing your digital footprint online, whether you want to lock down data or vanish entirely.<p>There is now a very …

Social Media

The Forgotten History of the Financial Crisis

"September and October of 2008 was the worst financial crisis in global history, including the Great Depression.” Ben Bernanke, then the chair of the …

Great Depression

This 30-Minute AMRAP Workout Will Torch Your Entire Body

And it doesn't require a single piece of equipment.<p>Full-body workouts don't require full-day time commitments. This 30-minute torcher hits all your major muscle groups without equipment and makes every moment count.<p>These nine moves, put together by Jeremy Scott, owner of Jeremy Scott Fitness in …

Climbing

How to raise happy kids – 10 steps backed by science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be happy.</b><p>… <b>the well-being of</b> …

Kids

Warning: The 10 Best Sci-Fi Audiobooks Might Make You Miss Your Subway Stop

Picking up a book is often like being transported to another world. Books have always been able to help us see outside ourselves and our reality to …

Audiobooks

5 of the most important rules for setting an ambush

If you're looking to punch the enemy in the gut and demonstrate just how much better you are than them, an ambush is your tactic of choice. In fact, that punch-to-the-gut scenario can be more literal than figurative — if you have some solid intelligence on enemy patrol or supply routes and you want …

U.S. Marines

Cheap gaming laptops now have high-end performance

Acer’s Helios 300 competes with the best for $1,000 less<p>PC gaming is the hardest gaming ecosystem to join since a decent gaming PC, be it a desktop or laptop, can easily run for $2,000 or more. But the Acer Predator Helios 300 laptop disrupts that trend: this $1,199 laptop is fully capable of …

Computer Hardware

LG’s new wearable robot is a connected exoskeleton that gives you just a hint of superpowers

LG Electronics has announced the development of a connected robotic suit that won’t turn you into Iron Man but will help you do stuff like lift heavy boxes. And while we can imagine all sorts of fun and fantastic uses, LG says it’s mainly for assisting with manual labor at factories and …

8 Remarkable Travel Destinations Where Your Dollar Goes Far

It’s a touchy subject, discussing how affordable a country is relative to one’s own. Usually, the implications are that the “less expensive” …

Travel

Details of horrific first voyages in transatlantic slave trade revealed

Almost completely ignored by the modern world, this month marks the 500th anniversary of one of history’s most tragic and significant events – the …

10 Insane Stories About MMA Legend Bas Rutten

A true mixed martial arts (MMA) pioneer, UFC heavyweight champion, Hall of Famer, and three-time King Of Pancrase, Bas Rutten enjoyed a storied …

Race of mass shooters influences how the media cover their crimes, new study shows

On Jan. 24, 2014, police found Josh Boren, a 34-year-old man and former police officer, dead in his home next to the bodies of his wife and their …

Enterprise barcode scanner startup Scandit raises a $30 million Series B

“Augmented reality for enterprise” is the sort of phrase that surely hits all of the right neurological pleasure centers for VCs. No surprise, then, that Scandit just raised a $30 million Series B, in a round led by GV (née Google Ventures) and NGP Capital. That joins a previous $13 million raise …

Mike Tyson Technique Breakdown: Angles of Attack

This is a video edition of my introduction to Mike Tyson’s boxing game based on my original posts on Bloody Elbow for your viewing pleasure.<p>Read the …

White People, Explained

Not all white people.<p>I think I should issue that caveat at the beginning. Because I was partially homeschooled, I probably missed the day in …

Scientists created an artificial neural network out of DNA

A team of scientists at the California Institute of Technology have successfully created a DNA-based neural network capable of performing pattern recognition.<p><b>TLDR:</b> The researchers demonstrated that bio-engineered strands of DNA could be used to process data by exploiting chemical reactions. …

Tip: The Terrible Two Push-Up Challenge

This is awesome. And also terrible. It's terribly awesome. Can you do it?<p>Here's what it looks like:<p>Terrible Two Push-Up Challenge<p>How to Do It<p>Start …

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

Workouts

Facts don’t change people’s minds. Here’s what does

If you had asked me this question – How do you change a mind? – two years ago, I would have given you a different answer.<p>As a former scientist, I …

Critical Thinking

List of US States With the Most Psychopaths Isn't That Surprising

We're looking at you, DC, and California.<p>Try as they might, some states can’t shake their reputations. Some are friendly (hi, Minnesota!), others …

Psychology

24 Shocking Runaway Slave Ads From the 19th Century

Throughout the 250-year history of slavery in North America, enslaved people tried to escape. Once newspapers were common, enslavers posted “runaway …

This Is What Comes Out When a Woman Ejaculates

Everything you want to know about the elusive squirt.<p>It was, and remains, one of the most spectacular things I’d ever witnessed. A dozen women, my then-partner among them, shooting arcs of liquid into the air from their genitals for the very first time, in unison. What had begun 90 minutes earlier …

The forgotten black pioneers: Extraordinary images of the freed slaves who trekked west in the 1800s to search for new land on America's perilous frontier

Hardy, brave, patriotic: these are the qualities many Americans associate with the pioneers who forged west during the early years of the United …

A Curious Girlfriend’s Guide to Finding a Threesome

Do couples who threesome together stay together? I decided to find out.<p>Judging by the spread of new apps designed to hook couples up with an extra pair of hands or feet or whatever it is they so desire, the “third” has been enjoying a bit of a cultural moment. Chances are if you’ve been swiping …

A Brief History of People Using Romans 13 to Justify White Supremacy

Around A.D. 49, the Roman emperor Claudius expelled the Jews from the city of Rome. Historians argue about the exact date and the reasons, but we …

12 high-paying side jobs you can do in your free time

If you’re looking to earn some extra money, gain experience in a new field or industry, fill some free time, or find a summer gig, side jobs can fill …

Employment

Emerson Combatives: Bruce Lee’s 5 Ways Of Attack

2:45 PM 06/10/2018<p>My how things have changed, for the better.<p>In addition to everything I was exposed to over the years, it was the core principles of …

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

10 Yoga Poses to Do in Bed to Ease Pain and Have the Best Sleep of Your Life

Whether you sit in an office chair all day, like to garden, or are on your feet for extended periods of time, you're probably no stranger to sore …

A Major Physics Experiment Just Detected A Particle That Shouldn't Exist

Scientists have produced the firmest evidence yet of so-called sterile neutrinos, mysterious particles that pass through matter without interacting …