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The Navy keeps encountering mysterious UFOs — and no one can figure out what they are

"I can tell you, I think it was not from this world," retired US Navy pilot Commander David Fravor told ABC News in an interview in December 2017.<p>"I'm not crazy, haven't been drinking. It was — after 18 years of flying, I've seen pretty much about everything that I can see in that realm, and this …

Where You Live Determines What Kills You

Live in West Virginia or Kentucky? You’re more likely than most Americans to die of heart disease, cancer or a drug overdose.<p>Residents of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi are most likely to succumb to diabetes, while people in the Rocky Mountain states of Idaho, Wyoming and Colorado have lower …

ZACK SNYDER: 'If You're A Comic Book Fan, You Know I Didn't Change SUPERMAN'

Credit: Warner Bros.<p>2013's <b>Man of Steel</b> prompted a lot of opinions from fans, but if you think the film changed who Superman was then you're not a …

Comic Books

The Best Comic Book Battles This Week

Comics often feature huge fights between superheroes and supervillains. Sometimes we even have superheroes fighting other superheroes. Get ready to cheer (and possibly cringe) at the brutal punches being thrown in this week's selection of best battles.<p><i>There will be some spoilers below!</i><p><b>(By Matteo</b> …

Stephen Hawking’s New Black Hole Theory Might Reveal The History Of The Universe

The black hole is famously so dense, not even light can escape it. But something can, or at least it can linger at the edges. This is the centerpiece of Stephen Hawking’s new theory about black holes.<p>For a long time, the general theory about black holes explained that they have no particular …

Physics

5 Things Not to Do When Running a Small Business

I’ve been a creative entrepreneur since 2005. My first design company was a partnership with my significant other. It was largely a freestyle …

Rolls Royce crisis spreads raising fears for dividend

Rolls-Royce set to post disappointing results as embattled engineer continues to struggle in tough markets<p>Rolls-Royce is due to stun the stockmarket by issuing its sixth profit downgrade in two years, and taking the axe to its dividend.<p>It is thought Rolls, a FTSE 100 company, could even halve its …

Study raises concerns over big, rapidly thinning Antarctic glacier

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have raised concerns about a large, rapidly thinning glacier in Antarctica, warning it could contribute significantly to rising sea levels.<p>They say they've discovered two openings that could channel warm seawater to the base of the huge Totten Glacier and bring the threat of …

Global Warming

These Five States Could Legalize Marijuana in 2016

On Friday, Nevada lawmakers adjourned without voting on a petition submitted by residents to legalize marijuana and regulate it like alcohol. That …

Cannabis

Google to kill News service in Spain due to new law

Google News for Spain will be nothing but a memory after December 16th. The tech titan has announced that it's shutting down the service in the country, half a month before what's dubbed as the "Google tax" law takes effect on January 1st, 2015. This law, which the parliament passed in October, …

Man with knife survives attack by 525-pound bear

CENTER CITY, Minn. – In the annals of hunting stories, this one wins.<p>On a fall day near Sand Stone, Minn., Brandon Johnson, a hunter since he could walk, helped his camp track a black bear that his friend shot.<p>"We wanted to give it four hours before we went out and looked for it to make sure the …

New Research Proves That Not Only Does Meditation Calm You Down, It Actually Alters Your Brain

Many people swear by meditation and mindfulness exercises as a way to increase happiness and peacefulness, but now Harvard researchers have …

Mindfulness

Hacking Concentration: The Complete Guide to Getting Into the 'Zone'

Deane Alban, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p><i>Learn how to improve your concentration to get more done. Get many simple lifestyle tips and techniques, including</i> …

He did it! Al Roker sets new Guinness record

He did it!<p>On Friday, the "Today" show's weatherman Al Roker set a new Guinness World Record by reporting on the weather for 34 straight hours.<p>"#Rokerthon," which began at 10:05 p.m. Wednesday, ended just after 8 a.m. Friday morning with Roker and his colleagues celebrating with confetti and …

The Brain May Compensate For Heavy Pot Smoking -- Until It Can't Anymore

Another study adds to the growing but controversial pile of evidence that heavy marijuana use over the years can lead to changes in the brain. The research, published in <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i>, found that an area in the front of the brain called the orbitofrontal cortex …