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The Siege of Antioch, 1097-98 CE

The siege of Antioch in 1097-1098 CE occurred during the First Crusade (1095-1102 CE) when the western Crusader knights were on their way to retake …

World History

Sarah Palin Says Sacha Baron Cohen Tricked Her Into a Fake Interview for His New Show

Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin took to Facebook Tuesday to let Sacha Baron Cohen know exactly how angry she feels about being duped …

Sacha Baron Cohen

The Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Worldlier

Unfortunately, in Los Angeles, there aren't a lot of green spaces that aren't luxury golf courses, so as odd as this might sound, I often turn to …

Nature

10 hidden gems on Netflix that should be in your queue right now

There are a lot of TV shows and movies that don’t get the amount of attention that they deserve. Let’s see if we can turn that around with these 10 …

Entertainment

Here’s The Part Of The National Anthem Seemingly Celebrating The Murder Of Black People

“Did you know that our National Anthem celebrates the murder of black Americans?” they question.<p>As the fourth of July draws nearer, the question of …

Black History

The momentous transition to multicellular life may not have been so hard after all

Billions of years ago, life crossed a threshold. Single cells started to band together, and a world of formless, unicellular life was on course to …

Biology

Xiaomi’s new $261 electric bicycle prepares to turn the ebike industry on its head

The Chinese company Xiaomi has an impressive line of affordable products, ranging from consumer electronics to sofas. They are no strangers to personal electric vehicles either, having produced a very popular electric bicycle as well as an equally popular electric scooter.<p>And now they are doubling …

Electric Bikes

The Roman Empire, explained in 40 maps - Vox

Two thousand years ago, on August 19, 14 AD, Caesar Augustus died. He was Rome’s first emperor, having won a civil war more than 40 years earlier that transformed the dysfunctional Roman Republic into an empire. Under Augustus and his successors, the empire experienced 200 years of relative peace …

Ancient History

Best films of 2018 so far

All the Money in the World<p>Raucous thriller about the real-life 1973 kidnapping of J Paul Getty’s grandson, and the billionaire’s subsequent refusal to pay the ransom – a film that became notorious in its own right after reshooting scenes featuring disgraced actor Kevin Spacey.<p><b>What we said:</b> With the …

Comic Books

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Love Stories

A Real-Life Hacker Reveals What You Should Stop Doing Online

One tip: Before you Insta that photo, pay attention to what's in the background.<p>Stephanie Carruthers is a “white hat” hacker known as Snow whose clients include both Fortune 100 companies and startups. In 2014, she won the Social Engineering Capture the Flag competition at DEF CON, one of the …

Social Media

Upgrade is an extremely pleasurable sci-fi revenge film

<i>Review: Upgrade, Sydney Film Festival.</i><p>The French philosopher Paul Virilio famously suggested, in recent works like The Original Accident, that the …

iOS 12: Five features we’re excited about

Apple has a lot of new features to explore in the latest version of iOS 12.<p>From personalized Animoji to a Siri that can help you do more things at once, there's lots to dig through in the developer beta. Because this is a beta release, features and functionality are subject to change between now …

Apple introduces the AI phone

At Apple’s WWDC 2018 — an event some said would be boring this year with its software-only focus and lack of new MacBooks and iPads — the company announced what may be its most important operating system update to date with the introduction of iOS 12. Through a series of Siri enhancements and …

Siri

See every new iOS 12 feature in action

After months of rumors and speculation, Apple finally showed off iOS 12 during this week’s WWDC 18 keynote. After a full day’s use exploring the first developer beta and getting to know the new iOS, I’m going to give you a hands-on look at everything that’s new.<p>See all the cool new iOS 12 features …

iOS

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …

5th Passenger Trailer Unites Star Trek Cast Members for Sci-fi Thriller

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<i></i>5th Passenger trailer unites Star Trek cast members for sci-fi thrillerEpic Pictures is set to release the upcoming sci-fi thriller …

Science Fiction

8 Documentaries That'll Force Anyone to Watch Their Waste

A good documentary has the power to make you look at the world differently, and if it's really impactful, might change the way you live your life. …

Migration and growth: The fastest growing (and shrinking) cities in the US

Though a single geographic and political entity, the United States is also a patchwork of varying state and local laws, spread across the third largest landmass of any country in the world. Indeed, Americans have options when deciding where to live. Variables such as topography, climate, tax code, …

Gluten-Free Fresh Berry Pie

When you have a bounty of berries in your fridge what is better than a delicious berry pie? This recipe calls for fresh blackberries, but it would …

All of the Rulers of Europe Over the Past 2,400 Years Presented in a Timelapse Map (400 B.C. to 2017 A.D.)

Theories of power, from Machiavelli and Hobbes to Locke and Jefferson, have drawn their lessons from the towering figure of the Sovereign, the …

Black tea is emerging as a gut-health hero—here’s what you need to know

Among all the types of tea, green tea tends to get the most love from the wellness crowd. And it’s true that green teas of all varieties—including …

The Electric Car Has Its Revenge

When <i>Who Killed the Electric Car?</i> was released in 2006, it became a galvanizing force for people who were sure that forces in American politics and business were doing everything they could to make sure that we never were able to use clean energy.<p>Depicting the saga of the EV1, a GM car that was …

Tesla

A Doctor Explains Why Masturbation Feels So Amazing, & There’s More To It Than You Think

Why are we so shy about masturbation? Why is this specific form of pleasure considered taboo or dirty? I mean, how many times have we eaten something …

Why the positioning of everyone in the royal wedding photos is significant

The official royal wedding portraits are here and they are stunning. But just like many other moments from royal wedding, it appears that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have bucked tradition ever so slightly with their official family portraits, too.<p>“These portraits cement Harry and Meghan’s place …

Bronze-Age Bonapartes – Five Great Conquerors Who Dominated the Ancient World

“Centuries before Alexander the Great was even born, powerful warlords were writing their own pages in the annals of military history.” ALEXANDER THE …

A Royal Wedding for the Ages: Pictures

Rumors From Inside the Royal Wedding Party: From Harry and Meghan's First Dance to Prince William's Naughty Speech

The song they chose for their first dance is perfection.<p>Meghan Markle officially became the Duchess of Sussex yesterday when she married Prince Harry, but the celebrations didn't end at St. George's Chapel.<p>Following an incredible afternoon reception, which included a seasonal menu, and a rendition …

What To Watch On Amazon Prime That’s New This Week

A great movie from 2017 joins the service.<p>Streamline recommends “Lady Bird” as the movie you should watch on Amazon Prime this week. Amazon adds this on June 3.<p>“Lady Bird” just went through the awards circuit last year and earned five Academy Award nominations along with two Golden Globe wins.<p>Greta …

How Whole Foods will help Amazon rule the world

Amazon just sent a clear signal that Whole Foods is ground zero in its plan for world domination.<p>On Wednesday, the online retailer announced that Amazon Prime members would get an additional 10% off sale items when they shop at Whole Foods.<p>The discount will apply to hundreds of products throughout …

Whole Foods