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Pot Roast Recipes

<b>The Pot Roast</b><p>Pot roast is one of the easiest beef dishes you can make. Put the pot roast in a Dutch oven or slow cooker, add some liquid and aromatic …

Study shows ancient Canaanites survived divine call in Bible for them to be wiped out

The ancient Canaanites survived a divine call for their elimination and went on to become modern-day Lebanese, a study has found.<p>According to the Bible, God had ordered the Israelites to exterminate the Canaanites, a people who lived between 3,000 and 4,000 years ago in the Middle East.<p>“You shall …

The companion app for the new Samsung Gear 360 is live on the Play Store [APK Download]

Alongside the introduction of the Galaxy S8, Samsung showed off its new Gear 360 camera. Like last year's model, it has two fish-eye lenses to …

Some night owls have 'perpetual jet lag', new study shows

Researchers have found a genetic mutation that turns people into Martians — at least when it comes to sleep patterns.<p>People with the mutation tend to be night owls because it keeps them on a perpetual 24 ½ hour schedule — close to the Martian 24 hour, 39 minute day, researchers reported in the …

10 Tips Creating Exceptional Infographic

Content marketing continues to become more image-centric, which is why some data you present would be best turned into an infographic.<p>Content …

5 Secrets Every Photographer Should Learn

<i>Pedro Quintela is a history teacher, talented photographer, and one of the most motivational people on 500px. His latest piece of advice is for</i> …

6 Things You Need to Know About Gear 360, Samsung's New VR Camera

<b>What:</b> A dual-lens camera capable of capturing 30-megapixel photos or high-resolution video in 360 degrees.<p><b>Tunnel vision:</b> It’s intended to work with …

Ötzi the Iceman's 5,000-year-old stomach bug sheds light on human migration

Mummified remains of man killed in European alps provide clue to timing of migration from north Africa<p>The gut microbes of the Ötzi the Iceman, a 5,300-year-old mummy found frozen in a European glacier in 1991, have shed new light on the history of human migration, scientists said on …

Anthropology

What did the Romans ever do for us? Lice, fleas and bacterial infections

Study finds that despite hot baths and public lavatories, the Romans spread disease and parasites across the empire<p>What did the Romans ever do for us? Despite all the hot baths and smart multi-seat public lavatories, the surprising answer turns out to be lice, fleas, bed bugs, bacterial infections …

3 teens from China will go to prison for a San Gabriel Valley attack on a classmate

Three Chinese students studying in the San Gabriel Valley will serve prison time for the kidnapping and assault of a classmate under a plea deal reached this week, ending a case that drew international headlines.<p>The attack in March of last year turned the spotlight on the growing number of …

Crime

Bible Expert's Surprising Findings About Jews and Judaism Revealed in the New Testament

Jews and Judaism in the New Testament. Photo by Chynna Starr<p>It's well known that Christianity sprang from a Jewish context. While there may be controversy about Jesus' Judaism vs. the traditional Judaism of the Sanhedrin, the ruling body of Judaism in the first century, there's no doubt that Jesus, …

10 Science-Backed Reasons Being Single Is Good for Your Health

With all the "We're engaged!" pics popping up on social media, it may seem like <i>everyone</i> you know isone half of a happy couple. But if you're riding …

2016 Software Industry Predictions... And Anti-Predictions

The tech community’s annually observed somewhat self-indulgent penchant for predictions is often its own worst enemy. Prophecies are all too often tied to vendors’ road maps and when they’re not, they tell us what we already know. So you say 2016 will be hot for commercially adopted open source, …

Flickr Comes To Gear VR With 360 Degree Photo Viewing Experience

Related Articles<p>Santa Might Have To Check eBay And Craigslist To Get You A Samsung Gear VR Samsung Launches Web Browser For Gear VR 'Moments' Are Selling The Promise Of VR Right Now<p>Flickr’s 15 billion photos are there for our consumption at any time, but beyond seeing static photos there hasn’t …

Virtual Reality

Wearable devices for cows the next level in precision farming

Until last year, David Simmons would wake up at 4 every morning and trudge 1,200 feet to his barn to tend to the cows. The 33-year-old, who owns a dairy farm near Corner Brook, followed a strict schedule of 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. milkings, and had to be in the barn early each day to prepare.<p>But ever …

7 moments that made me cynical about my Western life

1. Seeing how differently violence is perceived in the world when it happens to a Western country<p>After the recent Paris tragedy, many expressed their …

Loneliness May Warp Our Genes, And Our Immune Systems

Loneliness has been linked to everything from heart disease to Alzheimer's disease. Depression is common among the lonely. Cancers tear through their bodies more rapidly, and viruses hit them harder and more frequently. In the short term, it feels like the loneliness will kill you. A study suggests …

Creationist Ken Ham Goes After ‘Science Guy’ Bill Nye for ‘Attacking’ the Bible in Abortion Video: ‘It’s a Battle Over God’s Word and Man’s Word’

Christian leader Ken Ham went after his ideological nemesis Bill Nye this week, slamming the “science guy” over a recent video in which Nye took aim at pro-life sentiment, saying that women should be left to make their own reproductive health choices.<p>“When it comes to women’s rights with respect to …

Ex-tennis pro James Blake says body-slamming cop should lose job

The former international tennis star thrown to the ground and roughly handcuffed by a New York City cop outside a midtown Manhattan hotel said Saturday the officer should be fired.<p>James Blake’s call for Officer James Frascatore to lose his job came a day after the NYPD released a security video …

Navit Rental Service of Drones for Large Entertainment Facilities

Drones are getting more popular by days, they are cool UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) that we can use your entertainment purposes. <b>Navit</b> is a …

How to achieve stock Android on any smartphone or tablet [2015]

There are all sorts of user interfaces out there — TouchWiz, ZenUI, Sense, and Optimus UI are just some of them. These different UI’s tend to come …

Rent-A-Drone Service Launches In Beta

Like Uber, but for unrelated tasks involving drones<p>Want to have your very own drone wedding, without getting pilot's license? Fly4Me can hook you up. The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company is designed for people who want to hire a drone and crew on a per-use basis, the service matches customers …

Drones

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As dangerous as Thomas and Scalia: Meet the right-wing religious zealot who’d rather follow the Bible than the law

<b>(AP/Dave Tulis/Brynn Anderson/Jessica Hill/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>A Southern chief justice goes even deeper outer limits, pledging allegiance to gobbledygook myths and not our laws<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>May 31, 2015 9:59am (UTC)<p>Happiness is boring a hole in your Hebrew slave’s ear with an awl, or so might …

Religion

Is there an “Anglican understanding” of the New Testament?

At the end of every class at the Anglican seminary where I teach, my students fill out a course evaluation. Each semester, without fail, I find …

Theology

Plex brings photos, music and video streaming to TiVo June 8th

After a number of leaks and hints, this week Plex and TiVo announced their products will start working together soon. Plex media server gives users a way to easily stream photos, music or video files to devices like Roku and Chromecast, and pulls content from local hard drive or the cloud all the …

"Zig Zag Zen: Buddhism and Psychedelics" edited by Allan Badiner: Book Review

<b>"Buddhism and psychedelics are together probably the best hope we have for an antidote to egotism and materialism, which are fatally destroying the planet." ~ Terrence McKenna</b><p>"While a sportsman will have his Olympic medals revoked for using drugs that enhance his performance, a musician would not …

Spirituality

There's one glaring problem with Oculus Rift's plan to conquer virtual reality

Facebook-owned Oculus VR on Friday released the technical requirements for running the Oculus Rift — it will require a PC with a powerful graphics card. But it won't work on any Apple or Linux computers. And the system specifications are far above the levels of any basic PC.<p>"Our development for OS …

Virtual Reality

June 2015