Geoff Schreiber

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Ancient Alien Artifacts From Egypt Found In Jerusalem And Kept Secret By Rockfeller Museum

Alien and UFO hunters are puzzled with claims of significant ancient Egyptian artefacts discovered in Jerusalem house of famous Egyptologist Sir …

Paranormal

19 Places Animal Lovers Should Visit Before They Die

Swim with pigs, scope out sloths, watch seal pups play, and more.<p><i>Note: While these places are great to see animals, visitors should be respectful and cautious. Unless informed otherwise at the attraction, keep an appropriate distance from wild animals and don't feed them, no matter how freakin'</i> …

Photo could rewrite history of Nazi 'Broken Glass' pogrom

Seventy-eight years ago, the Nazis used the murder of a diplomat by a Polish Jew, Herschel Grynszpan, to launch anti-Semitic attacks. A newly …

This incredibly deadly snake’s bizarre toxin could lead to a strong, non-narcotic painkiller

The long-glanded blue coral snake secretes a strange and exceptional venom. The toxin is powerful — it has claimed at least one human life — but what makes the chemical special is the way it paralyzes with blistering speed. Thanks to this venom, the fire-headed animal is able to prey upon young …

Zoology

The Air Force's space drone has been in orbit for over 500 days — and its mission is classified

Drones are in the news nearly every day. Tiny toys snapping exciting photos for our Instagram accounts. Commercial drones working for farmers and municipal agencies. Missile-armed drones performing strikes on enemy locations. Unmanned craft, in the air, on the ground, and in the sea, are conducting …

5 Money-Saving Tricks Airlines Don't Want You to Know

Use these tech tricks to outsmart the airlines and save yourself some cash.<p>We all love to complain about airlines and their never-ending efforts to find new, clever, and incredibly annoying ways to squeeze every penny out of travelers. But when it comes to soothing your travel rage, revenge is …

Google Flights

The new scanners that can really get inside your head

Equipment allowing UK scientists to track the workings of the brain in much more detail is being unveiled at Cambridge University<p>New visions of the brain and body’s detailed operations will be unveiled by a suite of medical scanners being opened this week. The newly refurbished Wolfson Brain …

Imaging

Why hospital infections are a bigger threat than HIV, influenza and tuberculosis

If you're in hospital, take care - take very good care. A new study suggests the risk of hospital infections is higher than that of a number of …

Public Health

Guantánamo Diary Author Freed After 14 Years

The prisoner who wrote <i>Guantánamo Diary</i>, a memoir recounting his daily life as a detainee, has been released from prison after 14 years.<p>Mohamedou Ould …

14 Years

Want to build muscle? It’s not what you eat, but when

Studying the human body isn't rocket science – in some cases, it's much harder.<p>"I tell my grad students that we can put a man on the moon, but we still can't come to a consensus on how much protein to give him here on earth," says Dr. Rajavel Elango, a researcher at the University of British …

health

The UFC workout program to get built like a fighter

Getty Images/Jamie Squire<p>Getty Images/Jamie Squire<p><b>Duration</b> 30<p><b>Exercises</b> 11<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>When you’re in the Octagon going head to bloody head with a …

Want to go to Mars? Be prepared for irreversible damage to your brain

You can’t go many days without someone talking about going to Mars. Just in the last few weeks: Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, laid out his plans to sell tickets to the red planet for $200,000; Dennis Muilenburg, CEO of Boeing, vowed to get there before Musk; and US president Barack Obama reiterated his …

Water

Forearm Workout To Increase Size And Strength

<b>Building strength as well as size in your lower arms can be hard. The excellent information is that you could accomplish this goal. Wondering just</b> …

This Abandoned Chinese Village Reclaimed by Nature Is Amazing

In Shengsi, China’s largest archipelago of almost 400 islands at the mouth of China’s Yangtze river lies a hidden treasure. A mysterious village, …

5 Reasons Japan is a Budget Traveler’s Dream Destination

Gone are the days when travel to Japan was exclusive to hedge fund managers and Nintendo geeks, and with it the assumption that it’s expensive, …

The Best Dog for the Outdoors? The Humble Mutt.

“The 20 Best Dog Breeds for Runners," "The 20 Best Active Dog Breeds," "The 10 Best Hot-Weather Dog Breeds," "The 10 Best Cold Weather Dog Breeds," "The Best Family Dogs," "How to Pick the Perfect Dog for You"…I pulled all these article titles off the first page of a Google search for dog articles …

Cows in Fukushima radiation zone find new purpose: science

NAMIE, Japan (AP) — In an abandoned Japanese village, cows grazing in lush green plains begin to gather when they hear the familiar rumble of the ranch owner's mini-pickup. This isn't feeding time, though.<p>Instead, the animals are about to be measured for how they're affected by living in radiation …

Forestry

U.K. study reveals how ionizing radiation damages DNA, increasing cancer risk

Researchers in Britain say they have discovered how ionizing radiation — such as gamma rays or X-rays used in nuclear medicine — leaves behind a …

F-35 May Never Be Ready for Combat

Testing Report Contradicts Air Force Leadership’s Rosy Pronouncements<p>By: Dan Grazier & Mandy Smithberger | September 9, 2016<p>The F-35 Joint Strike …

airforce's

Inside the (Not So) Secret Armies of Operation Iraqi Freedom

For a moment, I felt what it is to be an American civilian contractor in Iraq.<p><i>Originally published in the March 2004 issue.</i><p>About a hundred yards into Iraq, we stopped to pick up weapons. A half dozen Kurds in white Citroëns met us in a trash-strewn lot just over the border from Kuwait. They were …

These Swarming Drones Launch from a Fighter Jet’s Flare Dispensers

The Pentagon’s Strategic Capabilities Office is building — and rapidly improving — them with commercial parts and 3D-printed fuselages.<p><b>It’s no secret</b> …

9/11: Osama bin Laden's spectacular miscalculation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Like the attack on Pearl Harbor, another hinge event in American history, 9/11 was a great tactical victory for America's enemies. But in both these cases the tactical success of the attacks was not matched by strategic victories. Quite the reverse.<p>The Japanese scored an important victory …

Terrorism

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

Israel’s nuclear establishment has been conducting drills simulating attacks against the country’s two nuclear reactors. “The Israel Atomic …

North Atlantic

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