Tim Hildreth

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Russia Prepares 300,000 Troops For Its Largest War Games In Nearly 4 Decades

Amid mounting acrimony with NATO, Russia's military has announced plans to hold its "biggest exercises since 1981." The country's defense ministry says the massive exercise next month will involve some 300,000 Russian troops, more than 1,000 aircraft and the participation of some Chinese and …

Armed Forces

Buddha’s Teachings on Anger Management: Five Ways to Put an End to Anger, or to Use it Constructively and 3 Sutras on Anger

In Buddhist teachings, anger is most often metaphorically compared to either an “out of control forest fire” or a “rampaging elephant.” Why these …

These 100 profound quotes from Buddha will change the way you spend your life

If you want to see the best Buddha quotes in one place, then you’ll LOVE this post.<p>I’ve personally gone through hundreds of Buddha quotes to pick out …

3 Buddhist Beliefs That Will Rock Your World (And Make You Much Happier!)

You don’t have to practice meditation or yoga to benefit from Buddhist ideas. There are powerful elements to Buddhist philosophy that apply to all of …

Lawyer: Man killed by cop shot intruder to protect grandson

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A decorated Vietnam War veteran woke up to the sound of his front door crashing in and saw a naked intruder attack his grandson, so he acted to protect his loved ones, according to his family's lawyer.<p>As the man tried to choke and drown the boy in the bathroom, Richard Black …

After 8-year search, Australian rangers capture massive crocodile

<b>(CNN) —</b> Wildlife rangers in northern Australia captured a massive 600 kilogram (1,300 pound) crocodile after first spotting it nearly a decade ago.<p>The crocodile, estimated to be more than 60 years old, was found lurking near a boat ramp in the Katherine River. At 4.71 meters (15.45 feet), the croc …

Northern Territory

This 10-minute routine will increase your memory and creativity

Memory and imagination are inextricably connected. In fact, your memory is imagined. It’s not concrete nor objective fact. But rather, your memory is …

Train Like a Marine Sniper

Learn from the masters of precision and stealth<p>In nature, once a pig gets older and grows in size, it can then be referred to as a hog. Hogs are bigger, more mature, and more intelligent than pigs, getting better suited to their surroundings as time wears on.<p>For Marine Corps Scout Snipers, the …

3D archery brings real hunting scenarios

Share This:<p>RICE, Minn. — The now-consistent summer weather has people of Stearns County breaking out their outdoor sports gear and readying …

Mastering Meditation: 5 Ways Breathwork Can Change Your Life

Our lives are busy. That of course, is an understatement. Every day seems to have increasingly less time with more demands on our energy. So, what is …

5 things positive people never do

I make an effort to surround myself with positive people. Positive thinking is a cornerstone of mental toughness because positivity creates a mindset …

Blurred Vision, Burning Eyes: This Is a Lasik Success?

Ever since he had Lasik surgery two years ago, Geobanni Ramirez sees everything in triplicate.<p>The surgery he hoped would improve his vision left the 33-year-old graphic artist struggling with extreme light sensitivity, double vision and visual distortions that create halos around bright objects and …

Microsoft Puts a Data Center on the Sea Floor

Microsoft realizes you can use the sea as a giant heatsink and save a small fortune in cooling costs.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

This is the first 7nm GPU, equipped with 32GB of memory

Targeting deep learning applications first, but eventually coming to gaming rigs as well<p>Like any good nerd, AMD likes numbers. After outgunning Intel’s 28-core CPU announcement with its own 32-core Threadripper, AMD this morning also took a major step forward by demonstrating the world’s first 7nm …

Nuclear fusion on brink of being realised, say MIT scientists

Carbon-free fusion power could be ‘on the grid in 15 years’<p>The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.<p>The project, a collaboration between scientists at MIT and a private …

Nuclear Fusion

New desalination membrane produces both drinking water and lithium

Seawater is a complex cocktail of useful minerals, but it's hard to separate out the specific ones we need. Now, a team of scientists from Australia …

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Chinese officials engaged in 'takeover' of Tibetan Buddhist monastery: Human Rights Watch

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese officials are engaging in a “takeover” of one of the world’s largest Tibetan Buddhist monasteries with a plan to put Communist Party officials in charge of its administration, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Wednesday.<p>A view shows the settlements of Larung Gar Buddhist …

Human Rights

flying poles direct the drone highway + driverless car system of the future

<b>international design and innovation office CRA-carlo ratti associati and leading road agency in italy, ANAS have designed a smart highway program</b> …

Physicists are planning to build lasers so powerful they could rip apart empty space

Inside a cramped laboratory in Shanghai, China, physicist Ruxin Li and colleagues are breaking records with the most powerful pulses of light the …

Interstellar Visitor 'Oumuamua Was Shaped By Cosmic Particles

Last year, the interstellar interloper ʻOumuamua passed through the inner Solar System. Originally thought to be a comet, then later an asteroid, this visitor turned out to have properties unlike any object ever seen before. It moved far too quickly and from too inclined an angle to originate from …

Particles

Niagara Falls freezes after wind chill factor drops temperature to -67°C DEGREES across USA ahead of New Year's Eve

The Niagara Falls has FROZEN in parts amid the bitter cold snap sweeping much of the USA - where the wind chill factor has dropped as low as -89°F (a …

New device could make networks more efficient, boost internet speeds

Nonlinear Processing<p>Researchers may have made a significant breakthrough in fiber optics that could lead to lower costs, less energy consumption, and …

Haunted Again: Skull-Faced 'Halloween Asteroid' Returns in 2018

Astronomers will soon get another look at the big, ghoulishly weird space rock that buzzed Earth on Halloween three years ago.<p>The roughly …

New 3D printer will combine all your medications in one personalized pill

We increasingly live in an age of personalized health care, where treatment can be tailored to suit individuals on a person-by-person basis. A new 3D …

Molecular Biology

What Is Ripple and Why Is It Beating Both Bitcoin and Litecoin?

Forget Bitcoin. So long Litecoin. There’s a new cryptocurrency on the rise.<p>Ripple, which was designed for banks and global money transfers, has seen …

Emvio's smartwatch will tell you when you're stressing out

Smartwatches are growing ever more capable by the day. Sometimes, though, there's no harm in a little focus. Enter Emvio, a watch with one core goal: to help you manage stress. There are no message notifications or apps, instead, Emvio monitors variations in your heart rate (HRV), only bothering …

Apple discontinues Boot Camp support for Windows 7 on latest MacBook models

Apple’s latest MacBook Pro and the upcoming MacBook will not support running Windows 7 through Boot Camp according to a support document for the software. Starting on the newest machines, users will need to upgrade to Windows 8 or later in order to take advantage of the Mac’s dual-boot capabilities.<p>…