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Bulgarian bones could be John the Baptist's, scientists say

Science and archaeology offer insights into ancient artifacts that could be linked to Jesus Christ. "Finding Jesus: Fact. Faith. Forgery," premieres Sunday Night, March 1 at 9pm ET/PT on CNN.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> When the tools of modern science are applied to religious relics, the results are almost always the …

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How to Speed Read Like a Pro

Slept through class this semester? Catch up in a flash<p><b>Step 1</b><b>Sit up straight.</b> If you recline too far, your mind will think, relax, slow down.<p><b>Step 2</b><b>Let your fingers guide you.</b> Place your index fingers on opposite sides of the line you're reading, and drag your fingers down as you read. This …

3 Reasons You're Not Benching Bigger Numbers

Overcome these sticking points, and watch your bench press numbers skyrocket<p><b>Editor’s note:</b> This is Part 3 of a three part series on how to increase your strength in the “big three”: the barbell squat, deadlift, and bench press. In this story, you’ll discover three techniques for eliminating your …

GT Bankruptcy Provides Rare Look at Apple’s Relationship With Suppliers

A New Hampshire company's bankruptcy filing affords a rare glimpse into the Cupertino tech giant's relationship with its suppliers.<p>Apple is known for its incredibly tough contract terms, but the chance to work with the Cupertino-based tech giant hasn’t deterred thousands of companies around the …

Why You Should Develop a Love-Hate Relationship with the Miniband

It only weighs a few ounces, but the miniband will help you achieve big results<p>Reaching for a miniband at the gym may not seem as impressive as grabbing a pair of heavy dumbbells, but this small tool can help you build a stronger body.<p>"Incorporating a continuous-loop miniband in exercises makes …

26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

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The Antioxidant That Zaps Zits

One day you may be able to smear this on to clear up your mug<p>For years, we’ve heard that red wine can benefit your heart, but something inside the drink may help your face, too. An antioxidant called resveratrol found in grapes and red wine might help clear up nasty breakouts, a new study from UCLA …

Looking through Your Girlfriend's Phone? You May Have Bigger Problems Than Jealousy

'Mate-guarding' behavior could signal issues below the belt<p>Cool it with the creeping—for your swimmers’ sake. Guys who snoop through their girlfriend’s stuff tend to have weak semen, finds new Australian research.<p>In the study, men who scored highest on measures of “mate-guarding”—like secretly …

The Cutting-Edge Ab Exercise You've Never Heard Of

Want a stronger core? Grab a resistance band and start writing your ABCs<p>If you want a stronger core, steal a lesson from kindergarteners: Practice your ABCs.<p>The Alphabet Band Belly Press requires you to draw the letters A to Z in front of your chest with an anchored resistance band. “It’s tougher …

5 Surprising Ways You're Destroying Your Teeth

Protect your pearly whites from these unexpected dental wreckers<p>When it comes to cavities, there are the usual suspects to blame: soda, sugar, shoddy brushing. But other chomper wreckers may fill your daily routine, too. Keep reading for 5 unexpected dental culprits—and the best ways to stop</b> …

The Strength Program That Will Get You the Best Results of Your Life

It's the simplest way to maximize your gains<p>Tamio "Tommy" Kono, the legendary Olympic weightlifting champion and Mr. Universe, has an interesting way of looking at training. Imagine you have a test tube filled with your workout ability, he says. Each time you train, you should spill out just a …

The Safe Way to Find Better Porn, Faster!

This new search engine delivers sexy, spam-free results<p>Two years ago, porn producer and director Colin Rowntree noticed a troubling trend while searching for smut online: "It became obvious that mainstream search engines were more and more pushing adult entertainment out of their listings in favor …

Microsoft Vs Samsung Fight Gets Ugly Over Unpaid $1 Billion

Earlier this year, Microsoft started proceedings against Samsung in respect to the royalty payments for the South Korean company to use Redmond’s patents in its Android devices. Court documents pertaining to the case have now been unsealed and cast some light on Microsoft’s Android powered …

Why Every Monday Is Chest Day, According to Science

Here’s the real reason why there’s always a line from the bench press station at the start of the week<p>Spend enough time in gyms, and you notice there’s always a line for the bench press stations on Monday. Every meathead, it seems, wants to start his week by working his chest. Spend enough writing …

6 Ways to Turn Your Tinder Match into a Date

You both swiped right. Now what?<p>If you’re interested in anything more than a one-night stand, chatting with a cute girl on Tinder can be harder than talking with one in person. Sticking with <i>“Hey”</i> isn’t going to cut it: The sole goal of your first message should be to get the conversation going, …

The Lung-Busting Cardio Drill That Won't Hurt Your Ankles, Hips, or Knees

Your feet never leave the floor, but your heart rate will be through the roof<p>Your feet don't have to leave to floor to get a good cardio workout. "Too many people skip cardio because they have joint problems," says BJ Gaddour, C.S.C.S., creator of <b>Body Weight Cardio Burners</b> DVD. "But running, …

Back Pain? Skip This Common Pain Reliever and Do This Instead

Many doctors tell you to pop this pill—but it still leaves you aching<p>If you’ve ever wrenched your back, you probably found yourself reaching for the nearest pill bottle. But the meds your doctor recommends to soothe your aching back may not help your pain, a study from the University of Sydney …

Reprogram Your Mind to Like Healthy Food

Use these tactics next time you're in the throes of a pizza jones<p>You don't have to be a slave to your junk food cravings forever. You may be able to train your brain to yearn for healthy foods, a new study from Tufts University found.<p>Researchers looked at brain scans of 13 study participants at the …

The Perfect Jeans to Fit Your Build

What's the right jeans style for you? Slim? Boot? Relax, bud. We've got the fit<p>Denim is the cornerstone of a man's wardrobe. You own at least one pair of jeans and probably about seven, according to a survey by Cotton Incorporated. But jeans now arrive in a paralyzing array of washes, cuts, and …

The Best Sex Position for Your Aching Back

If back pain has you skimping on sex, these positions can help you get going again<p>When your back hurts, sex can be more pain than pleasure. But there might be a way to stay in the game: New research from the University of Waterloo discovered that certain sex positions can be better for those with …

6 Unbelievably Easy Ways to Date a Hot Woman

Sin City's hottest siren, Jamie Chung, shares her best dating tips<p>The actress you've watched in <i>Premium Rush</i> and the <i>Hangover</i> films was recently in Hong Kong, filming an indie romance with her then-fiance. "We're staying in different hotel rooms because we're trying to build up tension for the …

5 Morning Mistakes That Ruin the Rest of Your Day

How many of these flubs are you guilty of?<p>You haven't even made it to work yet, and you might have already set yourself up for a crappy day. How many of these common health mistakes did you make this morning? See where unintentional flubs throw you off, and the simple ways to fix them to get your …

How Her Eyes Tell You She’s Horny

She might get this look when she’s got lust on her mind<p>Can’t tell if your date is into you or not? Peer at her peepers: A woman’s eyes may provide clues about her romantic feelings, says new research from the University of Chicago.<p>In the study, participants looked at photos of people of the …

How Pain Works

It's lightning-fast and every bit (even the scream) serves a purpose<p>Your nervous system is designed to help you respond to pain with astounding speed. Good thing, too—if the reaction were slower, a simple cooking burn could end up threatening your life. Let's walk through the process:<p><b>1. THE POINT</b> …

The Ultimate Breakfast Smoothie

It has everything you need for an incredibly nutritious meal<p>This blueberry breakfast smoothie may be the definition of a perfectly balanced breakfast. Created by <i>Men’s Health</i> Nutrition Adviser Michael Roussell, Ph.D., it has a healthy 42-gram dose of protein—which will help you feel fuller the rest …

Forget the G-Spot—Touch Her Here Instead

You no longer need a map to find her pleasure zone<p>Your long hunt for the G-spot just got a little easier: There’s not one specific spot that functions as a magic button for women’s pleasure.<p>It’s actually a larger erogenous zone that encompasses several different organs, finds an Italian …

The 4 Women You Should Never Hit On

If they end up ruining your life, don't say we didn't warn you<p>You're chatting up a beautiful woman at the bar. She's single! She's nursing a beer! Why <i>shouldn't</i> you make your move? Well, while your potential new fling sure seems like a catch, she might give off signs that say she's not worth …

This Man Was Paralyzed 4 Years Ago. Now He Can Squat More Than You

A rare spinal cord condition rocked his world when he was 17, but now he's stronger than ever<p>In high school, Alon Loeffler pushed himself to be a dedicated 100-meter sprinter, posting the third-fastest time in his home state of Victoria, in Australia.<p>Then during his sophomore year, he came down …