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Fallout 4 mod adds socially aware, hyper-aggressive dogs

As if the nuclear apocalypse, having my wife murdered and my son stolen wasn't bad enough, Fallout 4's Mongrel dogs are about to get tougher. I hate …

PC Gaming

Syria Is the New Afghanistan

The U.S. is targeting Russian fighters. Iran and Israel are skirmishing. Turkey is killing Kurds. This war won't end.<p>It’s official: Syria has become a war of all against all. The latest proof is the report that U.S. planes killed somewhere between 4 and 200 Russian “mercenaries” last week.<p>A few …

Middle East

The Middle East is about to explode as tensions skyrocket between Israel and Iran — and it looks like Trump is staying out of it

WASHINGTON - It took 24 hours, nearly to the minute, for White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to respond to the incident on Israel's northern border, which sparked the most violent confrontation yet in its cold war with Iran.<p>"Israel is a staunch ally of the United States, and we …

Middle East

Israel Says it Has Carried Out a 'Large Scale Attack' Against Iranian Targets in Syria

(JERUSALEM) — The Israeli military shot down an Iranian drone that infiltrated the country early Saturday before launching “large-scale attack” on at …

Middle East

Roman Roads

The long straight roads built by the Romans wherever they conquered have, in many cases, become just as famous names in history as their greatest …

Ancient History

I spent 453 hours in Fallout 4 and all I got was this stinkin’ inner peace

How to turn your favorite game into a meditation practice<p><i>Fallout 4</i>’s Boston Commonwealth doesn’t really seem like the ideal place to start a new hobby. Post-apocalyptic Beantown is kind of a scary place if you’re extremely susceptible to jump scares, like I am.<p>What I found over the equivalent of 20 …

Marie Kondo

Newly Discovered Egyptian Dinosaur is 'Holy Grail' of Fossils

'When I first saw pics of the fossils, my jaw hit the floor.'<p>Filed Under Evolution & Paleontology<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent …

Dinosaurs

Extinct Woolly Rhino Reconstructed From Mummified Remains

Named "Sasha," the remains were first found in 2015, but only recently brought back to life.<p>It's named Sasha after the hunter who found it.<p>Russian scientists aren't quite sure if their 10,000-year-old Sasha was male or female, but the name, they say, universally applies.<p>That any of Sasha, the Ice …

Paleontology

Carve a Strong, Chiseled Core With These 30 Ab Day Exercises

Strengthening your core can improve your overall fitness abilities (like make you a more powerful runner or skier), can prevent injury or back pain, …

Exercise

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

Spice up your Fallout 4 settlement with this mod that adds a damn skyscraper

Tired of the same crummy settlements that look a bit like they were cobbled together from rotting wood and rusted metal because they were? Yearning …

PC Gaming

Fans Are Still Working To Remaster Fallout 3 

U.S. Military Advantage Over Russia And China "Eroding" Says Pentagon

The Pentagon unveiled its National Defense Strategy, a document that focuses on the "eroding" U.S. military advantage with regard to Russia and China, and will likely influence future spending on weapons systems and other military hardware.<p>"The department needs to focus on Russia and China," said …

How Does a Black Hole Burp? Belching Supermassive Black Hole Has Big Implications for Physics

Last week, scientists presented an image of a supermassive black hole burping—twice. The behemoth had guzzled on gas before belching out a cloud of …

Playing Fallout 4 with a non-lethal knockout mod, Part 5

<i>I'm attempting a non-lethal playthrough of Fallout 4 with the</i> <i>Knockout Framework mod</i><i>, which lets me punch NPCs unconscious and carry them around in a</i> …

Can apple cider vinegar help with weight loss?

• Studies<br>• Other benefits<br>• Use<br>• Takeaway<p>Apple cider vinegar is made when apple cider is fermented twice. This process creates tart, amber-colored vinegar …

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i><p>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

'Unicorns' And Humans Once Walked The Earth Together... Sort Of

New research suggests that a species of unicorn-like horned rhinos went extinct much later than previously thought.<p>Stanton F. Fink / Wikimedia Commons<p>…

President Trump Is Developing a Missile That Would Break a Nuclear Arms Treaty With Russia

Buried inside the mammoth $700 billion defense bill President Donald Trump signed last month is a relatively miniscule $25 million to fund …

7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength

A negative inner dialogue will prevent you from having a positive life.<p>Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk …

Here’s What Experts Think Are the True Capabilities of the North Korean Military

Experts assess the strengths and weaknesses of the North Korean military in a potential conflict. <br>Read More

North Korea

This Fallout 4 Mod Adds A Fifth Faction To The Game, The UIF

Bethesda's <i>Fallout 4</i> is an expansive wasteland that many open-world lovers out there easily tanked hours of hours into. Pair that with all of the …

2018 Will Be The Year Humanity Directly 'Sees' Our First Black Hole

Black holes are some of the most incredible objects in the Universe. There are places where so much mass has gathered in such a tiny volume that the individual matter particles cannot remain as they normally are, and instead collapse down to a singularity. Surrounding this singularity is a …

Black Holes

11 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Fallout 4

Fallout 4 hit shelves more than two years ago, but with 6 DLC packs under its belt, the Commonwealth is still home to an abundance of awesome Easter …

NASA Just Saw Something Come Out Of A Black Hole For The First Time Ever

“You don’t have to know a whole lot about science to know that black holes typically suck things in, not spew things out. But NASA just spotted …

Russian submarines are prowling around vital undersea cables. It’s making NATO nervous.

BRUSSELS — Russian submarines have dramatically stepped up activity around undersea data cables in the North Atlantic, part of a more aggressive naval posture that has driven NATO to revive a Cold War-era command, according to senior military officials.<p>The apparent Russian focus on the cables, …

Russia

Shots fired at DMZ as North Korean soldier defects to South

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean guards fired warning shots across the heavily militarized border with North Korea on Thursday as a soldier from the North defected in thick fog, complicating efforts to ease tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs.<p>A South Korean defense ministry …

We’re about to see a black hole for the first time

While astronomers have long seen the fallout of the presence of black holes on the stars and gas clouds around them, none have ever actually stared …

Neuroscience Has a Lot To Learn from Buddhism

A scientist and a monk compare notes on meditation, therapy, and their effects on the brain<p>Can training the mind make us more attentive, altruistic, and serene? Can we learn to manage our disturbing emotions in an optimal way? What are the transformations that occur in the brain when we practice …

Meditation

Guns, drugs, and RPGs: An inside look at how ISIS fought the world

Study reveals radical Islamic group was able to acquire top-grade European-produced weapons as well as Russian and Chinese-produced ones.<p>A still …