Terrie Willis

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[MUST READ] What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?

<i>Happy July 4th family! Grab something cold out of the cooler, then sit back and read one of the greatest speeches of all time. We took liberty in</i> …

People are freaking out about ‘Mercury in retrograde.’ This is what’s really going on

Mercury has entered retrograde — pretty neat for sky-watchers but terrible for everyone else. At least that’s what astrology will tell you.<p>It’s been …

Astrology

SpaceX Will Send Your Stuff to Mars Starting at $62 Million

Finally, a good way to spend that $90 million that’s been burning a hole in your pocket.<p>Looking to chuck some of your belongings over to Mars? SpaceX has you covered, provided you have the dough. This weekend, the company updated its standard price options to include specs for journeys to the Red …

Space Travel

Exploring the dark voids of the mind with Roger Ballen

Set in the dungeons of a 19th century psychiatric asylum built in Sydney to house the mentally insane from all over Australia, Roger Ballen’s new short film titled <i>Roger Ballen’s Theater of The Mind</i> is a haunting exploration of the darkest parts of human consciousness, depicting the zones between …

Taco Tuesday: 12 slow cooker taco recipes you'll love waking up to

1 /12: Slow cooker shredded beef breakfast tacos<p>1/12 :Slow cooker shredded beef breakfast tacos<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Beef for breakfast? These slow cooker …

Cooking

20 best Chinese recipes: part 1

Kenneth Lo’s egg fried rice<p>Simple as it is, this is a satisfying dish to eat even with only a very limited amount of accompaniments, such as some chopped pickles, or just a tablespoon or two of soy sauce.<p>Serves 2-3, with at least one other dish<b><br>onion</b> 1 medium-sized<b><br>eggs</b> 2<b><br>salt</b> 1 tsp<b><br>spring onions</b></b> …

Food & Dining

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

A secret war with UFO’s Part II (secret military missions)

Admiral Richard E. Byrd was a colorful if not elusive figure when it came to his merits as not only an Antarctic explorer, but a high ranking US …

Paranormal

Photos Show Spine-Tingling Drop Down Deepest Cave Pit In The U.S.

Well this is <i>definitely</i> a surprise.<p>Ellison's Cave, located in northwest Georgia, is nearly 12 miles long and more than 1,000 feet deep. The cave -- and the hair-raising pits that lead to its floor -- attract spelunkers from all over the world. There are some seven routes to the cave floor, one of …

American South

DIY How to Refinish a Table

Coffee Table<p>Indestructible Photo Album<p>PVC Class<p>Hi, my wife and I painted our kitchen table white with an acrylic paint. We were wondering what could …

Woodworking

Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Do you have a press kit I could check out?”<p>When a journalist asks you that question, the answer needs to be “yes.”<p>Press kits eliminate as much of the effort that would otherwise go into journalism as possible. If you were to fall off the …

Public Relations

Morning Workout: Motivation and Tips

This news may be easy enough for early birds to swallow, but what if you’re the type of person who has a profound relationship with your snooze button? Here, seven tips to learn how to tackle exercise first thing in the AM—so you can take advantage of a study like this, too.<p><b>Sleep in your gym gear</b> …

Beer Koozie Mittens

If you're a fan of wearing wool mittens and have ever tried to tie one on in the great wintery outdoors while wearing them, you'll be familiar with …

Sewing

Scientists shocked by far-out star clusters on fringes of Milky Way

High above the spiral Milky Way, astronomers have spotted two clusters of new stars growing at the fringes of our galaxy. The discovery, published in the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, appears to be the first such stellar cradles found outside the galactic disk.<p>Living so …

Google just paid $25 million to buy the entire '.app' web domain

Google decided to apply for new top-level domains (TLDs) way back in 2012, four years after ICANN, the organization that controls the world's domain names, decided to expand the overall number of generic TLDs.<p>Google applied for dozens at the time, including .docs, .android, .free, .fyi, .foo, and, …

Apps

Scientists Baffled by Mysterious Light on Distant Planet

Ceres, a dwarf planet in the same category as Pluto and the largest object in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is shining two bright …

Does Drinking Water Really Give You Glowing Skin?

While hydrating for better skin does make sense—your skin is 64 percent water, after all—there’s very little research out there to back up water as a skin treatment or declare it a myth.<p>That’s because, since pharmaceutical companies can’t really patent and sell water, researchers are hard-pressed …

Skin Care

‘Big Brain’ Gene Found in Humans, But Not in Chimps

A single gene may have helped pave the way for the rise of human intelligence by dramatically increasing the number of neurons found in a key brain region.<p>This gene seems to be uniquely human: It is found in modern-day humans, Neanderthals and another branch of extinct humans called Denisovans, but …

Evolution

Unidentified Flying Objects – the reality, the cover-up and the truth

Unidentified Flying Objects, or UFOs as they are commonly known, have been witnessed by millions of people all over the world and have been recorded …