Photograph: Vanessa Berberian/Getty Images Cows are considered sacred by India’s Hindus, who make up about 80% of the population. 276 image/jpeg http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/3/1443884108053/ebbd07cc-aff9-401c-a556-32cca5f5fc8a-460x276.jpeg
How a New World bird came to be named after countries halfway around the globe Within the turkey lies the tangled history of the world. OK, not quite. But not far off, either. "Turkey" the bird is native
The world's largest container ship, the Globe, is docking in Britain for the first time as it continues its maiden voyage. But how vast and powerful is it and how long until it's superseded? Size The is
Time-tested, universally accepted axioms of the sport. In most cases, these rules started out as a lightbulb over one runner’s head. After a while, that runner told a few running buddies (probably during
Former Olympian Ron Hill has celebrated running at least a mile a day for 50 years. The former Olympian Ron Hill has celebrated completing yet another ambitious challenge - running at least a mile a day
Why yes, you can start prepping for Thanksgiving a few weeks ahead of time (but don't panic). With Thanksgiving less than a couple weeks away, it’s probably a good idea to make sure your kitchen’s in shape.
Why pay for e-books when you can get them from free? When you think of public libraries, what comes to mind? Maybe memories of the days you used to go there as a kid, or perhaps images of stacks and stacks
Joelle Steiniger is the co-founder of Small HQ, HookFeed and Minimalytics. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog. You have no problem keeping busy. No problem crossing things off your to-do list.
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again. Siffre was
Google Chromecast is an unusual device. Unlike most streaming set-top boxes, it doesn’t come with a remote, a bevy of pre-loaded apps or even an obvious menu system. Instead, the Chromecast acts as a for
HealthTap, the online medical information repository and Q&A service, has launched a new paid-for premium option today called HealthTap Prime, which can put you in touch with a doctor for a consultation
Following internal alpha testing, BitTorrent is offering its new server-less messaging app as a closed pre-alpha for Windows 7 and Windows 8. Formerly referred to as BitTorrent Chat, the company has announced
Samsung took a plunge into the music-streaming fray with its own US-only internet radio service Milk Music in March — which was free and without ads. Now that could change though, as the Milk Music Google
With reporting by Forbes contributor Ewan Spence. Google is planning to launch a new health service called Google Fit to collect and aggregate data from popular fitness trackers and health-related apps,
"I was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1943," says Larry Clark in the introduction to Tulsa, his now iconic photobook from 1971. "When I was 16, I started shooting amphetamine. I shot with my friends every
Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable". Although fasting diets have been criticised