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Central Texas archaeologists find ancient artifacts dating back 20,000 years

SAN MARCOS, Texas — Archaeologists at Texas State University say there have been people living in Central Texas for tens of thousands of years. In …

Archaeology

VOSTOK AMPHIBIA: An Analysis of Design Methodology

<b>Introduction</b><p>For almost half a century, the Amphibia dive watch has been produced by Vostok Watchmakers Inc continuously, with only styling changes. …

Emotionally Intelligent Advice From an 80-Year-Old Man

Number 32: Take charge of your attitude. Don't let someone else choose it for you.<p>From time to time, I come across a list of life lessons "as described by an 80-year-old man." They've been widely shared online, and maybe you've seen them pop up in your social feeds.<p>As I read them again recently, I …

Self-help

Is It True That You Must Choose Only Three Of The Following: Work, Sleep, Family, Fitness, Friends?

<i>Does the "entrepreneur's dilemma" as described by Randi Zuckerberg ring true for people in the business world? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, Life Coach & Personal Growth</b> …

Entrepreneurship

Popeye Disease In Fish

Popeye, or exophthalmia, is swelling of one or both eyes of the aquarium fish. It is difficult to treat but easy to prevent.<p>Popeye Identification in …

Aquaculture

The Secret to Perfect Popcorn Is Already in Your Cupboard

I thought I knew all about making perfect popcorn.<p>I would pop the kernels in oil, slather them in butter and salt, and gobble them while watching old slapstick comedies on the couch, battling husband and child for that last craggy crumb.<p>Then I tasted Jessica Koslow’s recipe, and my popcorn world …

Recipes

A History of North Lamar Blvd.

<i>Edward Gault, owner of the Owl Club, circa 1940. The car is a 1934 Ford.</i><p>In the 1940s and early 50s such greats as the Tommy Dorsey band visited the …

Birds

Meridian Highway History

The Meridian Highway has a rich history and generally follows a centuries-old path through the center of the state. Portions of what eventually …

San Antonio

Meridian Highway

The Meridian Highway historically has been the major north-south named highway in Texas since the early 1910s. As originally conceived by the …

San Antonio

Something Big Crashed into Uranus and Changed It Forever

It turns out that Uranus is so weird because of a massive collision billions of years ago.<p>A new study confirms that this collision with a huge object …

Astronomy

Want to Get More Done? Instead of Changing Your Morning Routine, Do This.

What are you trying to achieve with your new morning routine?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Priming. Controlled breathing. Waking up at 5 a.m. Waking up at 3 a.m.. Green smoothies. Coconut oil in your coffee. Journaling. Gratitude.<p>What do all these things …

Jack Dorsey

20 Secrets to Living a Happier Life

Our brains are focused on survival. Anything more than that, you have to work for it.<p>10 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s an unfortunate reason why happiness is often elusive -- our brains simply aren’t wired that way. Instead, our brains have evolved to …

Happiness

Asian Keto Noodles Recipe | Crispy Chicken Soba Bowl

Social Media

Laika Dates ‘Missing Link’ After Acquiring It From Focus: First Look Revealed

Laika's fifth stop-motion feature marks its first North American release with Annapurna Pictures.<p>Laika’s fifth film, “Missing Link,” will bow April …

Animation

Maquia Main Animator Toshiyuki Inoue's Work Revealed at Sasayuri Café

It wouldn't be an exaggeration to say that Toshiyuki Inoue is one of the finest 2D animators alive. You may have seen his work on some of the most …

Animation

Disney to Close Disneytoon Studios

Glendale-based animation house had been behind the “Planes” movies<p>Disney has shut down animation house Disneytoon Studios, the animation house behind …

Animation

Pixar’s Sexist Boys Club – Be Yourself

<b>My American Dream</b><p>When I saw <i>The Little Mermaid</i> at six-years-old, my pint-sized, budding-artist soul was blown away. I started filling my school …

Feminism

The interstellar space rock that mystified astronomers is actually a comet

The space rock is speeding out of our Solar System like a comet<p>A mysterious space rock, first spotted in 2017, bewildered astronomers — was it an icy comet, a rocky asteroid, or something <i>entirely new?</i> As the object, called ‘Oumuamua, hurtles away from us, the mystery may be solved: it’s …

Astronomy

How Pixar’s Open Sexism Ruined My Dream Job (Guest Column)

After years of exploiting his position of power at Pixar and Disney, pressure from the Me Too movement recently ousted John Lasseter from his post as …

Feminism

How To Find The Summer Constellations (360° Video)

View on a Chrome browser or in the YouTube app to see 360 on mobile.<p>Once, the sky was full of stories. Ancient cultures filled the heavens with heroes and monsters, and spent nights telling epics and memorizing patterns in the stars.<p>These days, the stars are a little less familiar. Our skies are …

Astronomy

22 Books Highly Recommended by Successful People

People who achieve the most in life are often voracious readers.<p>People who achieve the most in life are keen on self-improvement, which is why they're also often voracious readers. Here are some excellent titles to check out, recommended by nearly two dozen successful executives.<p>1. <i>You Are a Badass</i> …

reread

Oliver Jeffers

Edited By<p>Caroline Donofrio<p>Upon entering Oliver Jeffers’ studio, it’s hard to know where to look. There are books and paintings and globes galore. The …

Books

The Tequila Gold Rush - WSJ

By<p>Mark Seal<p><i>Far & Away, from National Geographic and The Wall Street Journal.</i><p><b>“ONCE UPON A TIME</b> in Guadalajara, there lived two competing tequila-making families, Sauza and Cuervo,” read a March 1967 <i>National Geographic</i> story. “They had always quarreled and for a generation they had exchanged both …

Alcohol

Fritz Von Opel and his Rocket Car

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Cars<br>• Engineering<br>• German<br>• Racing<br>• Retro<br>• Vintage<p>Fritz Von Opel is one of those historical figures you just can’t help but love. …

8 phrases a great boss will constantly tell their employees

The characteristics that make a good boss differ greatly from those that make an average or subpar one. And communication can play a large role in …

Employment

Golden-cheeked warbler

The <b>golden-cheeked warbler</b> (<i>Setophaga chrysoparia</i> [formerly <i>Dendroica chrysoparia</i>]), also known as the gold finch of Texas, is an endangered species of …

The 1929 car that shattered speed records despite its corny name

The Golden Arrow<p>Henry Segrave's shimmering speed machine<p>April 1929<p>Henry Segrave had a need for speed.<p>After serving as a British fighter pilot in …

Go Ahead, Make Your Day: An Assistant Director’s Guide to Running a Set

The late Sam Fuller, a veteran of moviemaking and of World War II, once said, “Film is like a battleground.” He was commander in chief, his assistant …

A sleep expert explains what happens to your body and brain if you don't get sleep

Sleep expert Matthew Walker breaks down the many effects of sleep deprivation on your brain and body. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Matthew Walker:</b> My name is Matthew Walker, I am a professor of neuroscience and psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, and I am the author of …