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Grand Prix One™ is born to take on Formula 1

<b></b><b>The much talked about breakaway series to rival Formula 1 is no longer talk as a company has been registered in the name of Bambina Holdings who have</b> …

Motorsport

Historical Evidence That Jesus Rose From the Dead

The historical evidence for the resurrection of Christ is very good. Scholars such as William Lane Craig, J.P. Moreland, Gary Habermas, and others …

Scottish wildcat nicknamed the 'beast' may be largest ever seen

An "enormous" wildcat that could be the largest specimen recorded anywhere in the world has been caught on camera in Aberdeenshire.<p>It was recorded by a camera trap in Clashindarroch Forest and is estimated to measure 4ft from nose to tail, making it around one foot larger than an average Scottish …

ESPN reveals F1 TV broadcast schedule for 2018

ESPN will show coverage of the 2018 Formula One season in the United States this year.<p>The schedule for the upcoming races are listed below (All times …

Auto Racing

CBS' Patriots-Jaguars teaser featuring John Malkovich will get you fired up to watch football like never before

Before the Patriots play the Jaguars in Sunday's AFC Championship Game, CBS will air a teaser featuring John Malkovich in which the famed actor questions the necessity of such a production. "But if they see this, aren't they already watching?" he asks, before wondering, "Couldn't you just get Jim …

Write Stronger Sentences With the 2-3-1 Trick

In my six semesters as an English major, this is the best thing I learned: When in doubt, put the best bit of a sentence at the end, the next-best …

Creative Writing

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

6 Sci-Fi Books You Need to Read ASAP - Riveted

Not too long ago, if someone asked me if I liked sci-fi novels my immediate answer would be no. For some reason, I never wanted to pick up a book set …

Trevor Noah’s Lesson for John Kelly: Slavery Caused the Civil War

“There’s a reason the movie isn’t called 12 Years a Lack of Compromise,” the Daily Show host said.<p><b>John Kelly</b> might want to find an elementary school class to hide in, because the backlash to his recent comments about the Civil War has been swift and scathing. Among the droves of people calling out …

War

Elusive snowy white giraffes filmed in Kenya

<b>As if giraffes weren't exotic enough, this very rare mother and baby seem outright otherworldly in their absence of color and pattern.</b><p>The giraffe's …

Quotes by Mark Twain on Religion

Twain Points Out Flaws in Traditional Religion<p>Mark Twain had strong opinions on religion. He was not one to be swayed by religious propaganda or …

57 Before And After Photos Of Kittens That Will Melt Your Heart

These transfurmations are just purrfect.

iPhone's battery draining fast? Here's how to fix it

So you've carried out the tests and come to the conclusion that your iPhone suffers from a battery drain issue. What do you do next?<p>So you've carried …

25 Documentaries That Will Change Your Life

These documentaries are powerful, shocking, heartbreaking, and intense, and each will expand the horizons of the viewers open to learning more about the world<p>Moviegoers are suckers for a true story, which is why documentary films are so endearing and fascinating. While we often respond to narrative …

Kurt Cobain

The best movies on Netflix right now

Netflix offers roughly a gazillion movies (and TV shows) through its streaming platform. While the landmark service can be surprisingly accurate with …

10 Natural Remedies for Anxiety

You’re anxious, worried, <i>freaked</i>. You’re upset about (pick one): money, health, work, family, love. Your heart is beating fast, your breathing is …

Apple Has Revealed The Secret Techniques Behind Taking The Perfect iPhone Photo

For most people (not us, we're brilliant), when it comes to taking photos on their iPhone, it's mostly a case of taking a hundred shots of the same …

Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

Even if you think you know it all, you don't.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

The Ratio That Predicted The 2001 And 2008 Stock Market Crashes Is Again Flashing Red

Savings are not only paramount for economic growth. Frequently ignored altogether these days is the principle that an adequate amount of savings also …

Stock Markets

8 Conversational Habits of Smart Communicators (It's Not What You Think) | Inc.com

The digital era is causing a slow degeneration in our ability to verbally communicate. Specifically, the part of verbal communication that doesn't require words -- active listening.<p>This affects all generations, not just Millennials. As a Gen-Xer myself, I fully admit that being connected 24/7 to …

Text Messaging

Here's your (very small) chance to get tickets to the 2018 Masters!

As Golf Digest's Dave Kindred recently wrote, most fans fortunate enough to attend the Masters have a good story about how they obtained one of the toughest tickets in sports. But there's a simpler way -- at least, in theory -- to get on the grounds at Augusta National without tracking down that …

The 7 Best Stocks to Buy for an Income-Rich Retirement

Portfolio manager Ned Davis studied the returns of S&P 500 stocks from 1972 to 2004. His goal? To figure out what the best stocks to buy were over …

Investing

Social Security and Retirement Withdrawal Order | Investopedia

We received a couple of questions on our recent post <i>How to Increase Retirement Wealth With the Right Withdrawal Order</i> and will address the first one …

7 Simple Phrases That Make People Really Trust You | Inc.com

No matter how honest we may be in our interactions with others, there's always the possibility that people may misconstrue our words to mean otherwise. Certain key phrases that we say, sometimes even without us knowing, result in others perceiving us a certain way--whether rightly or wrongly.<p>Check …

Credibility

Social Security: 1 Great Reason to File for Benefits at 67

Soon-to-be-retired couples all too often make a huge mistake: failing to coordinate when to file for Social Security benefits. That's a big deal because both spousal and widow(er) benefits are highly influenced by when each partner starts receiving Social Security checks in their bank account.<p>Image …

Retirement

Trick Your Friends and Family With These 10 Bets You'll Always Win

If you’re looking for some ways to astonish your friends and family, or maybe win some free drinks at the bar, give these tricks a try.<p>In this video …

Handy

10 TED talks that used visual graphics to win the audience | Inc.com

What is it that makes TED speakers so damn persuasive? Perhaps it's because they follow these public speaking tips or follow and learn from these public speaking stars. One thing they have in common is, on top of a fantastic stage presence and perfectly delivered words, they're usually accompanied …

Public Speaking

Wrap Gifts Without Any Tape or Ribbon Using This Japanese Method

There’s something a little inelegant about covering your gifts with odd bits of tape. It’s quite literally the rough duct tape solution to wrapping …

29 Cats Who Just Want To Help You Decorate Your Tree

They're just making sure you've got an even distribution of ornaments going on.

Pets

See the Private Jets Owned By Stars Like Beyoncé, Oprah, and Tiger Woo Photos

There are few things in the world more lavish than owning a private jet. Which is precisely why the world’s foremost celebrities are willing to pay tens of millions of dollars to purchase one. And with such amenities as gold accents throughout, a 30-seat dining table, or a missile-defense system …