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National Geographic Travel

10 WEIRDEST Travel Destinations on Earth!

Each of these jaw-dropping sites is stranger than the one before it. In fact, the only thing these unforgettable spots have in common is that they …

7 Ways to Cook a Better Steak

These tips from Vegas chefs will make dinner taste like a million bucks<p>The Las Vegas food scene sure can be gaudy: the Denny’s wedding chapel, the countless Hooters knock-offs, the endless buffets. But if you look harder, the city sizzles up some amazing meals.<p>One category: high-end steak. Lucky …

Cooking

Slow-cooker sweets! 5 easy dessert recipe you can make in a Crock-Pot

We know why you love slow cookers. It’s the hands-off, set-it-and-forget-it ease that makes it a cook’s best friend when it comes to preparing dinner. Those same qualities make it a baker’s buddy, too. Yes, it’s true: You can make cakes, puddings, brownies and more in your slow cooker. That means …

Slow Cookers

Amazing timelapse of volcanic sunset in Zimbabwe

Last night’s sunset in Zimbabwe – May 10, 2015 – made spectacular by volcanic aerosols carried across the Atlantic from Chile’s Calbuco …

Faster-than-light travel: Are we there yet?

There’s a cosmic speed limit that unfortunately means we won’t be firing up warp drive anytime soon.<p>Long before the Empire struck back, before the …

AeroMobil Flying Car Crashes In Slovakia

The Invention Award-winning prototype was destroyed, but its pilot survived<p>Last Friday, the AeroMobil 3.0 prototype, recently featured in <i>Popular Science</i>’s 2015 Invention Awards, crashed during a flight test in Slovakia. When the flying car ran into trouble, its pilot, company co-founder Štefan …

Physics be damned, we can’t stop obsessing over NASA’s ‘impossible engine'

Imagine an engine with nothing powering it. There are no moving parts, nothing appears to be coming out the back, and when you look inside, there’s nothing there either. This is the unbelievable premise behind the "EM drive" — a hypothetical space drive that we’ve been promised might one day take …

Sheryl Sandberg Won't Take Leave Of Absence From Facebook After Husband's Death

Sheryl Sandberg returned to work Monday, just 10 days after the death of her husband, David Goldberg.<p>Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, will not be traveling for work during this transitionary period and will work around her two young children's school schedules, according to Re/code’s …

Citigroup says could plead guilty to settle forex probe

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Citigroup Inc (C.N) said it could plead guilty to an antitrust charge to resolve a U.S. Department of Justice investigation of its dealings in foreign exchange markets.<p>The Citibank logo is pictured at its Nicaragua headquarters in Managua October 16, 2014. REUTERS/Oswaldo …

Corruption

9 culture shocks Americans will have in Hungary

I’ve visited Hungary several times and recently moved here with my Hungarian wife. It’s a completely different world compared to Southern California …

Boost Your Blend: Unexpected Upgrades for Your Summer Smoothie (SPONSORED)

There’s nothing wrong with strawberries and bananas. In fact, both can be the foundation for amazing smoothies—as long as you don’t stop there. To make the best blended drinks, you have to go beyond the basic formula of fruit plus a liquid. These surprising upgrades can be satisfying while making …

June 2015

Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin guarantee: 'I love it'

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Some coaches might have shuddered reading the headlines Monday morning, wondering what sort of fallout could come from such brazen …

Greece makes progress with creditors as cash crunch looms

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece may have only a couple of weeks left before it faces real problems meeting its financial commitments, the country's finance …