Brent Ward

21 Added | 3 Magazines | 19 Likes | 1 Follower | @gildorluthien | Keep up with Brent Ward on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Brent Ward”

Jewish history’s greatest archaeological crime - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

In 1999, thousands of years’ worth of fragile and irreplaceable Jewish archaeological antiquities were surreptitiously and violently dug up by Arab …

This new app lets you control your Android phone from your computer

If you’ve ever gotten tired of picking up your Android phone while you’re sitting in front of your computer, well, you’re not the only one. A new Chrome app allows you to use your Android phone right from any computer that can run Chrome. It works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebooks.<p>The new Vysor …

The Children of Strangers

Sue and Hector Badeau adopted twenty children who needed a home—but there were always more.<p>When Sue Hoag was twelve, she read a book, “The Family Nobody Wanted,” about a couple in the nineteen-forties who adopted a multiracial posse of twelve children, despite having very little room or money. Sue …

Empathy

When He Lined A Pan With Bacon, I Started Drooling. Then He Flipped It Over And I Lost My Mind.

Some people say that the bacon craze is over, that all the recipes have been discovered and devoured, and that we should move on to something new. I …

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

Watch the First Government-Approved Drone Delivery

The timing was ironic, happening the same day drones interfered with rescue helicopters in California.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration banned drones from distance delivery in February, but it made an exception on Friday.<p>Drones from the private company Flirtey carried medicine to a health clinic …

Demonstration

Why Israel Is Going To Bomb Iran

Thanks to Barack Obama, it is only a matter of time before Israel feels forced to conduct a massive military strike against Iran’s nuclear program. …

How To Freeze Eggs For Cooking To Make Them Last Longer

There have been quite a few "foodpocolypses" in the past few years. There was the aporkalypse that left many bacon lovers quaking. There was the <i>almost</i> kalepocolypse that would have left half of Portland in a frenzied state. And now, we're in fear of an egg shortage as a result of the Avian Flu …

Breakfast

Metallica: NBA finals national anthem performance video is here

Metallica brought metal music to the NBA Finals on Sunday night when James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett performed the national anthem before the game. …

The best summer reads: 90 books chosen by 40 literary luminaries

What to read on your recliner this summer? While we await the biggest event publication of the year with Harper Lee’s <i>Go Set a Watchman</i>, in mid-July, …

Books

The 10 Second Rule - Christian Book Author - Playing King of the Mountain with God

I’m willing to bet, you and I have something in common. Many days it feels like I’m playing <i>king of the mountain</i> with Jesus.<p>The words <i>King</i> and <i>Lord</i> …

The Two Most Important Steps to Take Before You Write Your Book

The Two Most Important Steps to Take Before You Write Your Book<p>Back when I worked a standard, unfulfilling job, I’d never entertained the thought of …

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages > Well done GIF whoever crea...

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages ><br>Well done GIF whoever created it, thank you much! Added to collection!

The worst foods to eat when you're sick, and the best ones

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a glass of wine? It depends on what's wrong with you, experts say. Here are common symptoms …

Alternative Medicine

The Solitude of 'Skyrim' Remains The Remedy For An Overly-Connected Age

The first thing I did when I got my new gaming PC set up was to use Internet Explorer to download Google Chrome. The second? I downloaded Steam and installed Skyrim straight away.<p>I did it as a test of sorts. I’d never played Skyrim on PC before, because my past computers have always been too …

The Elder Scrolls

This New App Turns GIFs Into Interactive Animations

Yoyo lets you speed up, slow down or reverse a GIF by simply moving your cursor.<p>Apps that allow for customizable effects on short videos are gaining momentum. Instagram’s Hyperlapse feature lets users create their own short time-lapse video, which can then be embedded like any other Instagram …

Apps

Long-lost Sonic game revived after nearly two decades

It would have been pretty x-treme<p>1996 could have been a very different year. While both Nintendo and Sony had seminal, fondly remembered forays into 3D with <i>Super Mario 64</i> and <i>Crash Bandicoot</i> that year, Sega was left out. But it wasn't for a lack of trying: the company attempted to do the same with …

Retrogaming

Will Texas Stay Texan?

As the Lone Star state continues its economic rise, will it be able to maintain its distinctive identity, or will it become more like the communities …

National Geographic Travel