Mike Hill

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Here's every class of ship in the US Navy

The US Navy is the most powerful group of ships, carriers, and sailors on Earth.<p>The Navy is older than the US — founded in 1775 as the Continental Navy — and is currently made up of 430 ships and submarines. It's been involved in more than 10 major wars, and combat has taken the Navy all over the …

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Massacre Monday: Ethereum, Bitcoin Prices Lead Market Retreat after China Bans ICOs

Advertisement<p>The cryptocurrency markets plummeted on Monday following a report that the Chinese central bank had issued a blanket ban on initial coin …

Cryptocurrencies have crashed 20% in two days

The cryptocurrency correction may have started.<p>After months of unprecedented appreciation, almost every digital currency is seeing double digit losses over the last 48 hours. While a quick glance at the chart above or at coinmarketcap.com shows how bad things have been, you can get a sense of where …

The Gold Rush Is on for Ethereum Domain Names

The auction for .eth addresses has started, and bids are rolling in.<p>Back when .com was the only top-level domain (TLD) that really mattered, choice domain names would change hands for millions of dollars. But in recent years the number of TLD's has greatly expanded, and tech startups often choose …

This Is How You Train Your Brain to Get What You Really Want

Eventually, you can train your conscious mind to only focus on your largest goals in life.<p>In April of 2015, I got serious about my goal to become a professional writer. I had written an e-book, <i>Slipstream Time Hacking</i>, and was anxious to know how to traditionally publish it. At that time, I had just …

Timelapse

<i>Timelapse is optimized for interactive exploration on desktop browsers. For the full interactive experience, view this page on desktop.</i><p>Timelapse is a …

The Gist of Climate Change explained in one Amazing XKCD Comic

Credit: XKCD<p>If I had a nickel for every time I’ve heard ‘but the climate has and always will be changing,’ I’d be filthy rich. That would actually be …

This DIY Dog Toy Keeps Your Pet Busy for Hours

Engaging toys are great if you have a dog with endless energy you want to tire out, both mentally and physically. This DIY toy, on the other hand …

People Love Their Tablets. That's Bad News for Apple

Apple sold more than 70 million iPads last year. People love them. But they might love them a little too much for Apple's taste, if new predictions …

Photos: The Panama Canal's Gigantic New $544 Million Floodgates

Author: C. J. Schexnayder<p>design<p>12:45 pm<p>These massive gates, soon to be installed in new locks in the Panama Canal, currently stand guard near the …