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What Does the Quran Say About Christians?

In these contentious times of conflict between the world's great religions, many Christians believe that Muslims hold the Christian faith in derision …

Voyager 1's Back Thrusters Just Fired Up for the First Time in 37 Years

Imagine trying to start a car that's been sitting in a garage for decades—and the car is 13 billion miles away. That's what NASA attempted to do this …

The purpose of life is to be a nobody

We all experience the world like we are at the center of reality.<p>We think and we feel in relation to how our senses absorb information and how this information mingles with our personal memories. The subjective perception created by these interactions provides the illusion of importance.<p>We forget …

Nazi Soldiers On Crystal Meth Really Put The ‘Blitz’ In Blitzkrieg

Imagine an army made up of soldiers that could go days without sleep, had endless aggression, and weren’t afraid of anything. In the early days of …

Gardening for beginners: the cheat’s guide to herbaceous borders

Daunted at the prospect of planning a new border? Help is at hand…<p>The herbaceous border is the ultimate demonstration of gardening skill: a masterpiece of juxtaposed shapes, colours and textures, all reaching a climax in the summer months. It has humble origins in cottage gardens, where flowers for …

Gardening

36 DIY Ideas You Need For Your Garage

Have a garage that needs to have some order put on the chaos? When I realized how much wasted space I had in my garage and how disorganized it was …

Man Caves

President Obama's Implicit Message To Taxpayers: 'I Own You'

The original idea behind thirteen U.S. states was fairly simple. Since we’re all unique as individuals, the existence of different states was (and is) meant to maximize our ability to pursue our individual taxation bliss. Some might want an active government providing all manner of services, while …

Economics

10 Easy (and Cheap) Renovations That Will Instantly Boost the Value Of Your House

Any man can make these simple home improvements<p>A man’s home might be his castle, but few of us have the funds to live like kings.<p>“It’s easy to say ‘I’ve got what I’ve got, and that’s that,’” says Stephen Fanuka, host of DIY Network’s <i>Million Dollar Contractor</i>. But just because you can’t splurge on a …

How fast does the Earth move through the Universe?

And if relativity tells us there’s no such thing as “absolute motion,” how do we measure it?<p><i>“The slow philosophy is not about doing everything in</i> …

How Tom Bissell's lack of belief compelled him to write 'Apostle'

The life and legacy of the apostle Thomas were a shimmer of myth and fact that sent Tom Bissell across oceans and down alleys; he scribbled notes with a high fever and cried with dysentery and diarrhea in a church bathroom on a mountaintop in India.<p>In researching his new book, "Apostle," Bissell, a …

Top 10 Cheat Sheets to Help You Master Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is still the most popular office suite used by companies and individuals across the world. These Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and …

Sperm Whales Found Full of Car Parts and Plastics

The shocking discoveries add to a mysterious string of sperm whale strandings around the North Sea since the start of the year.<p>Fishing gear and an engine cover are just some of the startling contents found inside the stomachs of sperm whales that recently beached themselves on Germany’s North Sea …

Where to Start If You Have More Than 50 Pounds To Lose