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Navy Pilot Says UFO He Saw Off California Was ‘Not of This World’

A former Navy pilot has opened up about an otherworldly experience he says he experienced in 2004. His testimony comes just days after the Pentagon …

Bitcoin could cost us our clean-energy future

If you’re like me, you’ve probably been ignoring the bitcoin phenomenon for years — because it seemed too complex, far-fetched, or maybe even too …

FWD vs. RWD vs. AWD: How the wheels that turn change the way you drive

Front-wheel drive (FWD), rear-wheel drive (RWD), and four- or all-wheel drive (4WD or AWD): you’ve probably heard these terms kicked around before. …

One chart from Bill Gates shows how far we've come in tackling AIDS

For years, AIDS used to be a death sentence.<p>When HIV/AIDS first arrived in the US 36 years ago , the disease quickly spiraled into an epidemic. But medical advances have since made HIV controllable with medication — especially if diagnosed early.<p>On Friday, Bill Gates tweeted a graphic showing that …

Bill Gates

The ‘Wandering Eye’ is Just Part of Human Anatomy

It takes women 150 milliseconds to notice that a man is staring, and it takes men 450 milliseconds to avert their gazes. Not a great …

Neurology

Casually Explained: Levels of Wealth

<i>(PG-13: Language)</i> Casually Explained looks at money, and how having wealth or not having it can impact your life. It’s comprehensive assuming you …

Unfounded Pot Hysteria Spreads on the Internet

A local Colorado NBC-affiliated news station recently ran a misleading story with the headline, “Colorado doctors claim first marijuana overdose …

It's Possible For a Person to Have Two Different Sets of DNA - Here's How It Happens

Human chimeras are more common than you might expect.<p>In Greek mythology, a chimera was a fire-breathing creature with physical traits of a lion, …

These Are the 12 Best Watches Under $10,000

Look for something timeless.<p>It might sound like strange advice for watch shopping, but it's the best means of solidifying a smart purchase that will …

Read the Original Harry Potter Pitch That Publishers Rejected From J.K. Rowling

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of the first book in the <i>Harry Potter</i> series, J.K. Rowling’s original pitch for <i>The Philosopher’s …

Physicists may finally understand the spatial dimensions in our universe

Back to the Beginning<p>An international team of scientists has come up with a new explanation for why space occupies three dimensions. The theory …

Gene Variants That Affect Skin Colour Suggest The Concept of Race Is Deeply Flawed

Let's rethink this.<p>Throughout history, humans have used changes in skin colour to support the idea that people belong to different races, but a new …

How to Protect Your Assets Without a Prenup

It’s not the most romantic topic, but discussing finances with your partner before you get married is incredibly important. You’re devoting time and money to planning your wedding and getting ready for your lives together, and your finances deserve just as much attention! Pre-wedding money talks …

How to Be a Winner Like Legendary Former General Electric CEO Jack Welch

Jack Welch wrote the book on winning. No, really. He authored with his wife Suzy a book titled, "Winning: The Ultimate Business How-To Book" in …

Leadership

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ ranks Elon Musk alongside Wright Brothers and warp drive

SpaceX founder Elon Musk hasn’t yet scored a cameo on the Star Trek stage, as fellow billionaire Jeff Bezos did last year, but he won a high-level …

Astronomers Have Finally Found Most of The Universe's Missing Visible Matter

Whoa.<p>In our eagerness to identity the Universe's occult phenomena of dark energy and dark matter, we often forget that most of its better defined …

What Items Do People in Your State Love Buying the Most from Walmart?

Hot-ticketed products across the South and beyond.<p>It doesn’t surprise us that Walmart, one of the biggest discount retailers in the country, has its …

How to Make Money and Get Paid By YouTube

Ask These 8 Questions to Come Up With Killer Ideas

When you need to turbocharge your creativity, these questions will unlock your innovation genius<p>Some days, ideas just wont come. And it tends to be on those days when you need ideas most. So many products, services and industries are at parity; we need ideas more than we ever have needed them …

Scientists Just Tested Psychedelic Drugs on Lab-Grown 'Mini-brains'

Scientists gave 5-MeO-DMT to organoids.<p>Humans have used psychedelic drugs for hundreds of years, but we still don’t know an awful lot about what LSD, …

Trump's Golf Resorts in Scotland Are Losing Yacht-Loads of Money

Maybe the president is gasp bad at business.<p>Scotland has a special place in history: it's one of the first countries to officially give candidate Donald Trump the middle finger. After his pig-headed comments about immigration and Muslims, the Scottish government stripped his "business ambassador to …

The Documentary Evan Peters Watched That Inspired His Blood-Chilling AHS Character

Evan Peters's character on <b>American Horror Story: Cult</b> is probably the most terrifying one we've seen out of all of his work on the show's seven seasons. The actor plays Kai Anderson, a dedicated Donald Trump supporter who forms a cult of killer clowns in the months following the 2016 presidential …

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

Three Things That Keep Us Lonely

As a psychotherapist, I frequently observe how lonely and isolated people feel. Although they may be married or successful in their career, people …

Quantum Weirdness Once Again Shows We're Not Living in a Computer Simulation

There is no red pill.<p>Questions of whether our reality is a simulation of something deeper have kept philosophers and freshmen awake since Plato was a …

‘Perfect Bid’ Trailer: How A Math Teacher From Texas Outsmarted ‘The Price Is Right’ — Watch

Set to release in October, the documentary follows the plight of Ted Slauson and his dedication to "The Price Is Right."<p>Those who’ve been to a live …

Time Inc.

2017 September 24 - How to Identify that Light in the Sky

<b>How to Identify that Light in the Sky</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> HK (The League of Lost Causes)<p><b>Explanation:</b> What is that light in the sky? Perhaps one …

After 250 years, Germany finally sees a bison. It's immediately killed

Conservationists are expressing outrage after an official in Germany ordered hunters to shoot the first wild bison seen in the country in more than two centuries. Calling the killing a criminal offense, the World Wildlife Fund says it will file charges against the official who gave the order, the …

Ricky Williams Arrested After Traffic Stop in Texas

Former NFL running back Ricky Williams was arrested Wednesday in Texas after being pulled over by police.<p>Austin police told local NBC affiliate KXAN …

New method solves metal's 3D-printing problem

A new method of 3D-printing reported in Nature today could churn out weldable aluminum alloy parts to make lightweight and speedy planes and cars.<p><b>How</b> …

Trucks