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Can We Measure the Earth's Age According to the Bible?

<i>Do you believe that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old according to science, or 6000 years old according to the Bible? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by C Stuart Hardwick,</b> …

This Is Why Your Drug Prescriptions Cost So Damn Much

When the Republican-controlled Congress approved a landmark program in 2003 to help seniors buy prescription drugs, it slapped on an unusual …

SURPRISE: Earth has two moons

Things started out with a hot and heavy crash, and the two of you get all tangled up with one another. But over time your surfaces cool, your orbits drift apart, and your differences became apparent. And though the living things who mostly hang out at your place do visit your moon once in a while, …

Trisha Yearwood Recipe: Pineapple Sweet Iced Tea for Summer - Great Ideas : People.com

Iced Tea is arguably summer’s signature drink. (Don’t worry, lemonade, we still love you like Beyoncé!) <br>Whether you’re hosting a party or just mixing …

How to stop Facebook from tracking you around the web

Facebook's Audience Network lets brands extend their Facebook ad campaigns <i>off</i> of Facebook using the same targeting data as they use <i>on</i> it, and previously the social network only showed these ads to people who had accounts. It had already collected information on their interests from their Facebook …

15 Slow Cooker Recipes That Are Actually Healthy

Minimum effort, maximum flavor.

GoPro hitched a ride on a rocket and the video is incredible

Today, GoPro released some pretty incredible footage of a suborbital rocket launch that climbed to 396,405 feet at speeds as high as Mach 5.5. Check out the <i>very real</i> footage below.<p>The launch in the video took place from Spaceport America in New Mexico on November 6, 2015, with a 20-foot tall …

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How Tesla's rechargeable battery that can power your home works

The Powerwall can store solar energy and provide backup power for your home. The first version, unveiled in 2015, can fit either on the outside or inside the wall of your house. What improvements we will see in the updated version are unclear.<p>But for those interested in the technology, here's a …

Nuclear Fusion Hit a Massive Milestone in Germany

A brand-new reactor, an experimental stellarator design called Wendelstein 7-X, was successfully booted up to an extent where it created hydrogen plasma.<p><i>This story was translated from the original published by Motherboard Germany.</i><p>The Max Planck Institute in Greifswald reached a true milestone in …

How to Make Your Own Pop Tarts

Gabi Moskowitz's perfect rendition of a beloved childhood breakfast.<p>I grew up in the '80s and '90s, when commercials for sugary breakfast items dominated the airwaves of Saturday-morning cartoons. Cereals were fronted by spokesmen like "scary" Count Chocula, Tony the Tiger and his "Gr-r-reat!" …

The Science Behind This Mesmerizing Color-Changing Tea

Wooooooahhhh.<p>Brewing a cup of butterfly pea flower tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is like seeing a glow stick turn from a boring translucent-gray tube into a glimmering neon cylinder for the first time. Just add water and it's a deep midnight-cobalt blue. Squeeze in lemon, and it …

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Slipping Into A Food Coma? Blame Your Gut Microbes

Bacteria in your gut tell your brain when you've had enough to eat.<p>When you push away your plate, loosen your belt and announce, "I couldn't manage another bite!" it may be your gut microbes talking, according to a new study. Researchers found chemical clues hinting that, when certain bacteria in …

How to port forward for a faster internet

Routers are becoming easier to set up, yet they come with an increasing number of features that the product manual barely mentions.<p>What's more, if …

Wi-Fi

This Taco Recipe Will Sexually Awaken Your Taste Buds

SALIVATING.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Serves 8-10<p>Ingredients:<p>- 3-4 lb Beef Chuck Roast<p>- 4 Chipotles in Adobo Sauce - Chopped<p>- 5 Cloves Garlic - Chopped<p>- 1 Tbsp. Ground Cumin<p>- 3 tsp Oregano<p>- 1/4 tsp Ground Cloves<p>- 1/2 Cup Beef Broth<p>- 1/4 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar<p>- 1/4 Cup (fresh) Lime Juice<p>- 3 Bay …

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The complete astronomy guide of what to see during tomorrow night's rare lunar eclipse

There is a rare total lunar eclipse on Sunday night that won't happen again until 2033. Learn more about how to watch here.<p>So while you're looking up enjoying the view, we wanted to tell you about some of the other spectacular sights that will be out that night.<p>Especially because when the moon is …

Bulgogi + Scallion Pancakes + Quesadillas = The Ultimate Fusion Snack

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Korean tacos have taken a little bit of Korea, a little bit of Mexico, and a whole lot of L.A., and combined them all so perfectly that there's now a damn near cult-like following all across the country. Now that …

Breakfast

Google releases Stagefright megabug patch for phones

Samsung joins company in promising monthly security updates in order to prevent Android platform from falling behind fight against malware<p>Google and Samsung will release new security updates for Android phones every month, in an attempt to prevent the platform from falling behind in the fight …

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FTC says LifeLock lied and failed to protect consumers – again

It’s getting ugly out there for consumer data safety.<p>Not only are hackers stealing data left and right, but Lifelock, a company that claims to guard …

Stop your gadgets from keeping you awake at night

Have a hard time falling asleep? It might be time to stop falling asleep with your gadgets. Study after study after study has shown that light given off by electronics affects our sleep health.<p>The consensus is that the blue light that LED screens give off can slow or halt the production of …

Gear & Gadgets

A former Microsoft engineer says the company's crazy holographic headset felt so real it actually scared him during a test

It seems so realistic, in fact, that one former Microsoft engineer almost believed that the virtual objects the HoloLens projected on to the scene were actually there in the room with him.<p>Michael Hoffman left Microsoft in June after working at the company for about a year as a principal engineering …

Hack of connected car raises alarm over driver safety

SAN FRANCISCO — Don't send your old clunker of a retro-mobile to the automotive junk yard just yet. It may be the safest machine on the road.<p>In an article published Tuesday, <i>Wired</i> magazine reports on how it engaged two hackers to see if they could take control of a Jeep Cherokee from the comfort of …

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9 Rice Recipes for the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Spanish Rice Recipe from CHOW</i>Rice in the slow cooker? Yes, indeed! That kitchen appliance best known for turning out …