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44 of the best long hiking trails in the continental US all on one map

So many trails, so little time. That’s sure how it feels sometimes when you’re trying to pick a new adventure to go on. It can be difficult deciding …

Hiking

Download These Free Apps to Watch Free Streaming Movies on the Go

This list of free movie apps will put hundreds of free streaming movies at your fingertips. Install them onto your smartphone or tablet and you'll be …

Smart TV

Honor Magic tucks Huawei's latest smarts into a slab of glass

Huawei is probably best known for its Leica-branded smartphones aimed at high-end users, but its e-commerce brand Honor has also been busy entertaining affordable markets with some surprisingly nice devices -- namely the 8 and the Note 8. To wrap up the year, today the company announced the Honor …

Options For Going Off The Grid: Harnessing Wind, Solar And Hydro Power

With rising inflation and increasing prices on all utilities, it’s no wonder that many Americans today are looking for ways to cut costs wherever …

Renewable Energy

Everything you need to know about USB-C & Thunderbolt 3 on Apple's new MacBook Pro

Apple has decisively transitioned its new MacBook Pros to use the slim, unidirectional new USB-C port first introduced on the Retina MacBook a year …

MacBook

How to network two MacBook Pros together via Thunderbolt 3 [Video]

Instead of using Target Disk Mode, there is another way to quickly transfer files between two MacBook Pro machines using Thunderbolt 3. Thunderbolt networking provides a peer-to-peer connection at 10 GbE speeds for super fast local transfers. In the following brief step-by-step tutorial, we’ll show …

Thunderbolt

Beautiful equations: E=mc² explained in two minutes – video

There’s beauty in simplicity. For space scientist and Sky At Night host Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock, there’s nothing more beautiful than the way that Einstein’s theory of special relativity unlocks our understanding of how energy, mass and the speed of light work in the universe<p>Magic numbers: can maths …

Review: Satechi Slim Aluminum Type-C Multi-Port Adapter – a good option for MacBook Pro owners? [Video]

Satechi is well-known for producing Mac-centric hardware, so it’s no surprise that the company has made several USB-C accessories, including a handy multiport adapter. This particular adapter, which is similar in stature to a pack of chewing gum, features two USB-A ports, HDMI, and a USB-C …

Gear & Gadgets

Science Reveals Where Your Fat Goes When You Lose Weight

Weight loss is a hugely popular topic amongst men and women. Everyone wishes to look like the models on the billboards and we put our mind and bodies …

Fitness

Report refutes LGBT ‘born that way’ theory

According to a new report, scientific evidence fails to support the “born that way” theory of sexual orientation. In addition, there is “no evidence” …

LGBTQ

Satechi Debuts New Slim 4K Multi-Port USB-C Adapter

Satechi today announced an expansion of its Type-C accessory line, introducing the new Slim 4K Multi-Port USB-C Adapter. The Slim Multi-Port Adapter is designed to add multiple extra port connections to a laptop or desktop along with 4K support.<p>The adapter, which has a sleek aluminum design and …

Gear & Gadgets

Canada’s housing market nears ‘extreme bubble,’ warns ex-Lehman Brothers trader

The Canadian real estate market is on the verge of a massive bubble, warns a former Lehman Brothers executive, citing a struggling Canadian economy …

10 Proven Ways To Help Reduce Stubborn Belly Fat

Alaska Scientists on Climate Data Quest Get Rare View of Parks

<i>The National Park Service turns 100 years old this month. Fifty-nine U.S. National Parks cover almost 52 million acres across 27 different states. Last year, they saw a record 305 million visitors. To recognize the centennial of the system protecting these American treasures, NBC News will feature</i> …

National Parks

The 65 Best Home Decorating Ideas Of All Time

How many do you already know?<p>Whether you're decorating your first home or your fifth, great design is in the details. We've consulted top designers and scoured our archives to find the best ideas for every room in the house.

Home Decorating

Can Christianity save China?

The growth of Christianity in China has been astonishing. At this point, it's no longer a question of if China will become a Christian nation, but …

China

Science shows these are the only kinds of bug spray that actually work

The virus is spread by aggressive mosquitoes that bite during the day, and in addition to wearing long sleeves and pants, or staying inside, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends anyone over two months old should use insect repellent in areas where mosquitoes are …

Insects

A new intersection design eliminates the dreaded left turn into traffic

But despite how standard it may seem to turn left into traffic, that's actually not an inevitable part of driving. There is an intersection design that could save you all that trouble.<p>The "diverging diamond interchange" creates designated ramps that gradually direct cars to veer left or right, …

Transportation

This £600 laundry robot will fold your clothes in seconds

We haven’t washed our clothes by hand for decades, but somehow, the wonders of the technology age haven’t saved us from the drudgery of manually folding them.<p>Luckily though, those days will soon be behind us, at least for those who are willing to spend a week’s salary in order to never fold another …

Robotics

Master DIY robotics with The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit (55% Off)

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the latest evolution of the iconic microcomputer kit that’s taught countless curious minds the fundamentals of electronics and robotics.<p>Over the past four years, the Raspberry Pi has sold eight million units – three million in the last year alone, opening new doors of …

Snowden jokes “everybody at NSA just stopped working” to watch new trailer for Oliver Stone film

The NSA whistleblower himself joked on Twitter about the upcoming thriller “Snowden”<p>The official trailer for the upcoming film "Snowden" was released on Wednesday.<p>The film tells the dramatic story of whistleblower Edward Snowden, a former private contractor for the National Security Agency, or NSA, …

The Azusa Street Revival 1906 - Documentary

Dell: The going rate for a hacker to break into a Gmail account is $130

Dell says this information was gathered by two intelligence analysts from the company's CISO INTEL Team, who tracked hackers on a number of underground hacker forums and marketplaces scattered across the globe.<p>The report focuses on markets in the Russian underground as well as English-based …

Mastercard

Razer Blade Stealth is a kick-ass alternative to Apple's MacBook Pro

Unless you’re a gamer, you’ve probably never heard of Razer.<p>The company’s known mostly for its performance gaming mice, keyboards and controllers …

Douglas Ell: how an MIT atheist found God through math

Pythagoreans celebrate sunrise by Fyodor Bronnikov (1869)<p>This month, Examiner.com has been profiling "noted atheists who experienced dramatic shifts …

It's time to give film cameras a second chance

I am perpetually envious of my friend and colleague Sam Byford. He lives in Tokyo, and has access to new Hatsune Miku vinyls, Nintendo 3DS limited editions, and Sega arcades. His is the technological life I wish I could live. There's one gadget, however, Sam says I can and should buy today in the …

Gaming

Huge Moroccan concentrated solar plant poised to to be world's largest

Morocco turned on its colossal solar power plant in the Sahara Desert this week, beginning the first phase of a project that is intended to provide …

This movie just sold to Fox Searchlight for $17.5 million in the biggest Sundance deal ever

Searchlight beat escalating bids from Weinstein Co., Netflix (which insisted on a day-and-date theatrical and streaming debut), Paramount and other suitors. Several films have reached $10 million at the festival, including "Manchester by the Sea" (bought by Amazon earlier this week) and "The Way, …

Armie Hammer