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Every Automotive Emblem, Explained

It’s nice to believe that cars are purely about performance — that what matters is track times and vehicle specs, not superfluous details like the …

Shopping

18 Ways to Use WD-40 That Can Save You Lots of Time and Energy

Tons of people have a WD-40 can in their garage or under their kitchen cabinet, but not everybody really knows all of the amazing ways it can be …

Scientists Have a Bold New Hypothesis For Why We're The Only Humans Left on Earth

Totally alone.<p>Forget language, or smarts, or even our flair for art. Our species represents the last of its kind simply because we've pushed into …

Piers Morgan and Brian Cox debate the existence of God: a philosopher's take

Piers Morgan started a Twitter debate about God. “Atheists can never say what was there before the Big Bang” starts a recent tweet posted by the …

The Palestinian whose life spans the 'Catastrophe' of his people

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - At 96, Mohammad Mahmoud Jadallah has razor sharp memories of the founding of Israel in 1948, the event that has shaped his life and that of his fellow Palestinians.<p>A painting of Jerusalem and a photo showing young Mohammad Mahmoud Jadallah, a 96-year-old Palestinian from Sur …

Running Advice, Techniques, and Workouts

Running is regularly enjoyed by millions of people because it's both good for you and accessible. All you really need is a good pair of running shoes …

Running

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

How ML and AI will transform business intelligence and analytics

​Machine learning and artificial intelligence advances in five areas will ease data prep, discovery, analysis, prediction, and data-driven decision …

Here's How Artificial Intelligence Will Explode in 2018

It was the number one tech trend of 2017 and will become even more useful in 2018.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) grew exponentially in 2017, and was the number one topic many executives called out as the hottest tech trend of the year. In 2018 it will be even bigger, particularly when it comes to …

Improve your acoustic fingerpicking in 20 minutes with this easy guitar lesson

<b>Put down your pick and give your chord playing a new lease of life with our fingerstyle workout.</b><p>Don't Miss<p>Fingerstyle is a fantastically useful …

12 Ways to Entertain (and Exhaust) Your Kid When They’re Stuck Inside

Beat the snow, rain, or even heat with quick activities that everyone can participate in.<p>Serious winter weather can be an impassable roadblock to …

Storytelling

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well -- and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business …

This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

The 8 Best Yoga Poses for Men

If you think yoga isn’t for you, look to basketball stars Blake Griffin and Dirk Nowitzki. They’re just a couple of the big names that trained with …

Stephen Hawking Explains What Existed Before the Big Bang In New YouTube Film

What happened before the beginning? That’s a question that Stephen Hawking aims to answer in his newest film, “Before the Big Bang 5: The No Boundary …

Stephen Hawking

Thanksgiving: celebrating the hidden holocaust

- Advertisement -<p>Reprinted from medium.com<p>Geronimo, Sons and warrior<br>(Image by Wikipedia) Permission Details DMCA<p>Imagine if the Nazis won the Second …

Holocaust Remembrance Day

All of these faces are fake celebrities spawned by AI

New research from Nvidia uses artificial intelligence to generate high-res fake celebs<p>One of the more unexpected outcomes of the contemporary AI boom is just how good these systems are at generating fake imagery. The latest example comes from chipmaker Nvidia, which published a paper showing how AI …

Neanderthal Hook-Ups Put Ancient "Lost" Genes Back Into Human DNA

Some humans just couldn't resist inter-species sex.<p>Approximately 50,000 years ago, modern humans encountered Neanderthals and interbred. The …

9 Educational Websites That Offer Open Online Courses from Top Universities

‘Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace …

No Equipment Needed: 9 Bodyweight Training Articles and Workout Programs

So you can run far and lift heavy, but can you do basic bodyweight movements like pull ups, handstands, and pistols? Here are 9 articles and workout …

Green vacations: 10 sustainable places you can visit | CNN Travel

Sustainability

Breezy Japanese house is a clever indoor-outdoor dream

The Kyoto house is breezy and dynamic<p>It’s always exciting to see how the Japanese do residential architecture: from skinny structures to prefabs, Japanese homes take advantage of their sites in ingenious ways.<p>Take this contemporary home in the suburbs of Kyoto, for instance. Designed by architect …

10 Destinations in Scotland To Put On Your Bucket List Right Now

Scotland is a beautiful country, full of history, legend and lore. From stunning, wind-swept highlands to vibrant, bustling cities – Scotland is a …

Tech addiction is ‘digital heroin’ for kids – turning children into screen junkies

<b>Children are falling victim to an addiction that doctors say is as bad as cocaine for their minds – technology.</b><p>Kids who have been given iPads, …

Drug Addiction

The 20 best travel books of 2016

From Australia to America, and Bulgaria to Burma, Michael Kerr draws on the year’s travel books to find the ideal Christmas gifts.<p>The Outrun by Amy Liptrot<p><b>Canongate, £8.99</b><p>I was delighted to see this win the 2016 Wainwright Prize. It’s a wonderful book though hardly conventional, whether you …

Was There a First Human Language?: Theories from the Enlightenment Through Noam Chomsky

During the 17th and 18th centuries, European Enlightenment philosophers discarded the origin stories in religious texts as wildly implausible or …

12 Utterly Quaint Places You Must Visit In Southern England

England is an incredibly beautiful country… although we’ve got some pretty incredible cities (here’s looking at you, London) there are a whole heap …

20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

National Parks

52 common myths, rumors and falsehoods debunked

There is so much information thrown at us at any given moment that it’s often hard to separate the worthwhile from the superfluous. Some of it we …