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Horrific moment woman is found inside 27ft python after going missing while doing gardening

<b>Warning: Graphic content.</b><p><b>This is the horrifying moment a woman was cut from a 27ft python after being eaten alive while she was gardening.</b><p>Wa Tiba, …

Woman Sues NASA to Keep Its Hands Off Her Precious Vial of Neil Armstrong Moon Dust

The question of who owns the moon is at the center of a new lawsuit filed against NASA by a woman who wants to keep a vial of lunar dust gifted to …

How to get started with Android Things

Android Things just might be one of Google's best projects ever. Designed to help build small embedded smart "things" by being simple and consistent, …

10 of the best surfing schools in the world

Lapoint Surf Camps, Portugal<p>Surf camps provide a taste of the surfing lifestyle and include accommodation and transport, as well as social activities where you can meet other surfers. One company offering this is Lapoint, which has camps in six countries, including the Portuguese fishing town of …

Aquatic Sports

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Amsterdam’s Canal Houses

Amsterdam’s great canals were built in the 17th century, prompting the city’s burgers to rush to build elegantly formal houses on narrow plots of …

Intro to Kanban Boards, the Highly Visual Project Management Method

If you’re forever fighting your project management system, Kanban boards are worth a look. “Kanban” — Japanese for “visual signal” or “card” — are …

20 Great Exercises to Work Your Shoulders

The following exercises show examples of moves targeting the shoulders—the front, middle, and rear deltoids as well as the rotator cuff …

Supercharging the future

From powering electric cars to storing renewables, revolutionising the way we hold on to energy remains vital if we are to wean ourselves off fossil fuels and decarbonise the economy.<p>Batteries and other energy storage devices, such as supercapacitors or ultracapacitors, are seen as crucial to this …

Electric Vehicles

A Beginner-Friendly Guide to Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)

<b>The Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is essential for getting a project off the ground. Creating a WBS, however, can be a daunting task. This</b> …

A braless Christine McGuinness shows off killer cleavage in racy dress as she completes Real Housewives make-over

She used to be all about that activewear, but Christine McGuinness has stepped up to her new role in the Real Housewives of Cheshire with …

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Muscle

Improve Your Flexibility With These Yoga Poses

If you ask people why they exercise, most will say to stay healthy, keep fit, or because it makes them feel good. Not a lot will mention flexibility …

Yoga

The best secret bars in London

Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars<p>The Vault of Soho<p>Time Out says<p>Psst! Over here! The Vault of Soho is a bar hidden behind an unsuspecting bookcase at the …

England

This is the tech bubble we have been waiting for

The venture capitalist Bill Gurley was recently asked whether he thought cryptocurrency "initial coin offerings" (ICOs) were in a bubble. Billions of dollars have been poured into over 1,000 new digital coins issued by startups so far this year. These coins mimic the construction of bitcoin, …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Hard Times For Bitcoin Forks As Whalepool Traders Say No To SegWit2x

SegWit2x’s list of detractors is growing daily as dedicated records site NOB2X.com adds major discussion group Whalepool.<p>The trading group, which …

Cryptocurrency

If Hard Fork Happens, Chain Backed By Majority of Miners Will Likely Win

<i>This is an opinion piece, and the views reflected in this article are not necessarily those of Cointelegraph.</i><p>Bitcoin is rapidly approaching a fork in …

Bitcoin

Here’s how to cash in your old £1 coins and £5 notes – even after the deadline

Old £1 coins have officially been withdrawn from circulation today.<p>That means shops will not longer be accepting the round yellow coins after they …

Ethereum Price Surpasses $340 For the First Time Since August

Advertisement<p>Earlier today, on October 13, the price of Ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, surpassed the $340 mark for the first time …

Cryptocurrency

Here's how the ICO market is creating a new financial subculture

When befuddlement emanates from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, arguably the world's foremost grantor of geek cred, you know you are in truly new territory.<p>Here's what it is: An initial coin offering, or ICO, is a fundraising mechanism based on a "cryptocurrency," such as bitcoin.<p>An ICO …

Cryptocurrency mining bigger problem than expected, affects 500 million PCs

The Pirate Bay became the most prominent example of a website choosing to hijack visitors' PCs to mine for cryptocurrency last month - and again this …

The Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Opens the Door to Day Trading

The frenzy around digital money is likely to intensify as San Francisco-based Coinbase announced on Thursday that customers will be able to purchase …

Litecoin Has Climbed More Than 100% In The Last Month

Litecoin prices have risen sharply over the last month, gaining more than 100% since mid-September.<p>The alternative protocol assets price reached $66.19 today, after falling to nearly $32 on September 15, according to CoinMarketCap.<p>The digital currency has pulled back a bit since then, trading at …

Investing In Cryptocurrencies, Explained

1.<p>Should I invest in cryptocurrencies?<p><i>Cryptocurrencies are now considered to be one of the best investment decisions.</i><p>These are some of the reasons:<p><i>To</i> …

Cryptocurrency

Become a blockchain expert in 1,384 words

And it's going to fundamentally change how businesses operate.<p>Make no mistake… this revolution is <i>at least</i> as significant as the one brought about by the Internet. It will disrupt every single business on the face of the earth.<p>That's why it's vital that you learn to understand this technology. It …

Kylie Jenner frames her boobs in unusual top as she launches raunchy new clothing range with sister Kendall

Kylie and Kendall Jenner have launched a rather raunchy clothing range that's all about framing your best assets.<p>And 20-year-old Kylie happily showed …

Kylie Jenner

This is how much money Britain is sending the EU - and it's a LOT less than £350million a week

New figures have been released showing how much Britain sends the EU every week.<p>And it's not exactly £350million, despite what Boris Johnson's big …

Supermassive Black Holes Suggest We May Be Very Wrong About How Our Universe Formed

Riddled with Holes<p>The universe can be thought of as one big, continuously expanding space. An interesting theory about this expansion assumes that …

Universe