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This Debate Between An Atheist A Practising Muslim About Science Vs Religion Is A Must-Watch

It can be stated fairly comfortably that science and religion have been at loggerheads since the beginning of their existence.<p>Getting an atheist and …

Anti-Gun Reporter Spent Months Researching Case for Gun Control — No One Expected Her Final Results

Leah Libresco is a former writer for the data site FiveThirtyEight.<p>She is a self-described anti-gun advocate. She does not own a firearm. Libresco …

The Mayan Pantheon: The Many Gods of the Maya

The pantheon of the Maya is a vast collection of deities who were worshipped throughout the region which, today, comprises Yucatan, Quintana Roo, …

20 Smart And Practical Home Decor Tips Our Readers Actually Swear By

Do you follow the 1-3-5 rule?<p><i>Note: Some responses have been lightly edited for length or clarity.</i>

Boat Petroglyph Discovered in Northern Norway

NORDLAND COUNTY, NORWAY—According to a report in <i>The Local</i>, a 13-foot-long petroglyph depicting a boat was discovered in northern Norway by retired …

Archaeology

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 17 September, 2017

Bare metal cafe racers from Spain and Italy are spinning our wheels this week, plus a Honda XR600R tracker conversion and a fluoro orange Yamaha FZ-09 from Australia.<p><b>Honda XR600R by Vintage Addiction Crew</b> The Crew are no strangers to these parts. They’ve impressed us couple of times before with …

Spicy Chicken-Tortilla Chip Casserole

Now Playing<p>Fried Rice Pineapple Boat 01:38<p>Who needs bowls when you can serve fried rice in scooped-out pineapples?<p>Now Playing<p>Giant S'more for a Crowd …

Video Recommendation: Alone To Deadhorse

Riding a motorcycle all the way to the Arctic Ocean is a bucket list item for many motorcyclists. As one who has taken this trip, I can attest to its …

Motorcycles

Video: Build a Backyard Propane Forge for Less than $100

What the heck? Why would I want a forge, I’m a woodworker! Ah, but I have had the pleasure of watching a forge in action (very cool, lots of fire and …

Woodworking

The Fallacy of 1619: Rethinking the History of Africans in Early America

In 1619, “20. and odd Negroes” arrived off the coast of Virginia, where they were “bought for victualle” by labor-hungry English colonists. The story …

This Full-Body Workout Will Leave You Drenched In just 15 Minutes

Burn serious fat in the time it'd take you to get your coffeeno equipment necessary<p>Need a quick, effective workout for when you're crunched for time? You've come to the right place: In our Busy Burner video series, the country's top trainers walk you through short workouts that will challenge your …

Designing a Renewable Food System

Lessons from the renewable energy sector on creating a sustainable food system that provides the responsiveness and resilience our communities deserve<p>…

How to Build a Simple, Effective Smartphone Projector

This should totally be an Industrial Design 101 assignment<p>Matt from UK-based DIY Perks shows you how to build his design for a smartphone projector. …

Prehistoric henge discovered in Newbold-on-Stour

<b>A prehistoric henge, dating back almost 6,000 years, has been uncovered on farmland in Warwickshire.</b><p>The site, in Newbold-on-Stour, is earmarked for a housing development.<p>A geophysical survey led to an initial dig in 2016, but archaeologists have been "excited" to discover what was originally …

Archaeology

The forgotten history of how ancient Zoroastrians helped create the old Silk Route

China’s designs to build a massive network of land and sea links connecting four continents have revived popular interest in the old Silk Route, whose success was in small part owed to Zoroastrian merchants carrying goods from China across Central Asia and, often, all the way to Europe.<p>The ancient …

World History

Google's future is useful, creepy and everywhere: nine things learned at I/O

With Google Assistant coming to the iPhone, the company hopes to kill off Siri and wants to ‘see’ inside your home as it reiterates its AI-first approach<p>There were whoops and cheers from developers as Google announced the incremental ways it is strengthening its grip on many aspects of people’s …

Artificial Intelligence

This Bike Sucks

It’s a dangerous job, that of a motorcycle journalist. Dangerous from both behind the handlebars and in front of the keyboard. And I’m not just …

Make a Fish Hook Out of a Zipper, and More Useful Survival Tips

If you’re lost in the wild and in dire need of food, you can make a fish hook out of something you’re almost guaranteed to have on you.<p>In this video …

Learn the Double-Stitch Technique to Handsew Leather

<b>Get the Book!</b> The first comprehensive guide to applying digital design techniques to traditional leatherwork .<p>Though its history dates back to the dawn of civilization, leatherworking remains an enjoyable and useful skill even in the age of 3D printers. And while you can spend a lifetime learning …

How to DIY Your Own Tabletop Blacksmithing Forge

Why buy a forge?<p>Having your own forge can add a lot to your metalworking capabilities. There are two notable problems: size and cost. That's why making a compact forge relatively cheaply would seem to be the ideal choice. Here's how to do it.<p>This is an old-school forge, which means it can lead to …

Make Crispier Roasted Potatoes by Roughing Them Up First

Boiling your potatoes with salt or vinegar before you roast them can help make your roasted potatoes come out crispier, but there’s an even better …

Michelle Obama Breaks Her Silence About the Night Donald Trump Was Elected: 'I Went to Bed'

<i>President Obama and the First Lady open up about their life together and last days in the White House. Subscribe now to get instant access to this</i> …

Beginner Backpacking Blunders: 16 Myths Every Hiker Believed at Some Point (and Many Still Do!)

November 11, 2016<p>When you’re just starting out as a beginner backpacker, it can sometimes feel like there’s an endless set of guidelines to follow …

Big John's BBQ Ribs and Dry Spice Rub Recipe

"This is an awesome barbequed rib recipe. You can double or triple the amounts to serve a large group."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup chili powder<p>1 tablespoon …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

5 Tips For Capturing Great Street Portraits

It can be a bit daunting to go up to a stranger on the street and ask them to take their photo, but after a day or two it becomes addictive! Here are …

National Geographic – 125 years of groundbreaking travel photography

As a four-year-old in Oxford, I had scant chance of knowing what the Himalayas looked like. In 1962, YouTube was almost half a century away and it was impossible to imagine Uncle Fred force-feeding me his 2,453 iPhone snaps of Lhasa; we hadn't even seen colour television. All we could do was pore …