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Asia’s hottest tropical getaway is ‘one of its best-kept secrets’

A rugged place once visited only by backpackers on the Southeast Asia circuit, Phu Quoc in Vietnam is the hottest tropical island in the region to …

Bifidobacterium Lactis: The Bacterium That Could Help You Lose Weight & Fight Inflammation

Some of the most common questions I get as an integrative gastroenterologist are about probiotics, or the "good" bacteria living in the gut. One of …

Immune System

Popular Perfume Scent Unexpectedly Reverses Baldness in New Study

"This is actually a rather amazing finding."<p>Synthetic sandalwood, better known for its role as sock-drawer potpourri, had unexpected effects on hair …

Research

US military given more authority to launch preventative cyberattacks

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US military is taking a more aggressive stance against foreign government hackers who are targeting the US and is being granted more authority to launch preventative cyberstrikes, according to a summary of the Department of Defense's new Cyber Strategy.<p>The Pentagon is referring to the …

Justice

China's Plunge-Protection Team Is Poised to Save Stock Markets

Chinese stimulus may rescue more than just the domestic economy.<p>Deutsche Bank AG predicts that the so-called National Team -- a collection of …

Stock Markets

6 Easy Life Hacks That Immediately Boost Your Energy

Right now is when you can start making smarter choices about what you eat and how you care for yourself.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I just need more energy, doc. What can you give me?” With tiredness becoming more prevalent in today’s society, this is becoming one …

Lifehacks

Lockheed Martin's Stock Is Headed Into Orbit

News broke on Friday evening that catches one's eye, if one tends to watch the defense and aerospace industries closely.<p>The U.S. Air Force awarded a …

Business

Iran Claims Successful Ballistic Missile Defense Test as Israel Builds A Missile Corps

Israel's plan involves dramatically expanding its arsenal of guided artillery rockets and ballistic missiles.<p>via PressTV<p>Iran claims that it has …

Military

Hottest Babes

12 Red Flags That Someone May Be Spying on Your Computer

Even if you’re not a CEO or government official, hackers may be out to steal your private information. Here are the signs that you might be under …

Spyware

How to get to sleep as US military technique 'will send you off in 120 seconds'

It's said to have been used by the American military for years and has an eye-dropping 96% success rate after six weeks of practice.<p>And if you're …

App Store

Why the billions China is pouring into Africa might not be smart money

Ten years ago, I made a sentimental journey back to my old school in Zimbabwe. We hired a car and a driver in Victoria Falls and headed for the Chobe …

African Politics

Wearable chairs let workers (and now you) sit where you stand

Workers in Europe have adopted the Chairless Chair, and now similar technology is coming to the consumer market<p>A new company called Astride Bionix …

Wearable Tech

The $446 million Airbus A380 is the largest and most expensive airliner in the world. Take a look inside.

The Airbus A380 is one of the most impressive and controversial airplanes in aviation history. And as the largest airliner in the world, the A380 is undoubtedly a technological wonder.<p>When the European planemaker dreamed up the A380 three decades ago, it was for an aircraft that would revolutionize …

Singapore Airlines

China’s Xi pledges $60 billion to Africa, says 'no strings attached'

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged $60 billion in financing for projects in Africa in the form of assistance, investment and loans, as China furthers efforts to link the continent's economic prospects to its own.<p>Speaking to a gathering of African leaders in Beijing, Xi said the figure …

China

5 Empires that Totally Dominated History

<i>So how does the United States of America match up with all these behemoths? The United States is certainly the world’s most powerful nation ever,</i> …

World History

Hannibal, Mao Zedong, Gandalf And Others' Best Tips On Strategy

“Strategy” is a word that people love to throw around. It’s a good buzzword. It can sell. It has an endless variety of definitions and interpretations, from being an art that requires genius to practice, to being a science that is learnable, based on rigorous planning and organization.<p>At its core, …

Mao Zedong

A controversial comeback for a highly prized tuna

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — On a drizzling summer afternoon in South Portland, marine biologist Walt Golet is helping attach a quarter-ton Atlantic bluefin tuna to a heavy crane so it can be weighed as part of New England's premier tournament for the giant fish. And this year's derby is different …

Fish

Exposed: Pentagon Report Spotlights China’s Maritime Militia

For countering China’s shadowy Third Sea Force—the Maritime Militia—sunlight is the best disinfectant<p>On August 16, the Pentagon released its annual …

China

Qatar's $15 billion snub of Trump over Turkey puts another key US relationship in Middle East at risk

The U.S. and Qatar have been key allies for decades, with close military and economic ties. Qatar is home to the United States’ biggest base in the …

South Asia

Ten Stunning Onsens in the Forest to Visit on Your Next Trip to Japan

The authors of 'Onsen in Japan' have found the most secluded spots for naked bathing in the country.<p>The authors of 'Onsen in Japan' have found the …

Japan

Sous l'arc céleste

Dans cette image spectaculaire prise par l’ambassadeur photographe de l’ESO, Petr Horálek, on voit l’arc de la Voie Lactée qui traverse le ciel …

Bugatti Divo Sells Out Just One Day After Launch Despite $5.72 Million Price Tag

The all-new Bugatti Divo was officially unveiled on Friday at an event in Monterey, California, and while the supercar, as expected, carries a …

Top Gear

Volunteers found Iran's propaganda effort on Reddit — but their warnings were ignored

Tech & Media<p>More than a year before Facebook and Twitter announced that they had discovered a new foreign influence campaign tied to Iranian state media, a group of volunteer moderators on Reddit noticed a peculiar pattern of submissions.<p>Some Reddit users were repeatedly posting divisive political …

Internet

This Is the Most Amazing Photo Ever Taken From a Commercial Airplane. Now, a Southwest Passenger Explains How He Did It

Remember the Great American Eclipse of 2017? For a few minutes, it seemed the entire country was relaxed and focused on the same thing.<p>Jon Carmichael was focused all right. But he wasn't exactly relaxed. Instead, he was in Seat 1A on a Southwest Airlines flight, taking more than 1,200 photographs …

Southwest Airlines

Why Scientists Think Baby Poop Is a Medical Gold Mine

Probiotics are the future, baby.<p>Probiotics are live microorganisms theorized to promote gut health, although that benefit hasn’t been conclusively …

U.S. Household Wealth Is Experiencing An Unsustainable Bubble

Since the dark days of the Great Recession in 2009, America has experienced one of the most powerful household wealth booms in its history. Household wealth has ballooned by approximately $46 trillion or 83% to an all-time high of $100.8 trillion. While most people welcome and applaud a wealth boom …

House Prices