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This Nightmare Shark With a Snake Head And 300 Teeth Is Absolutely Horrifying

Found off the coast of Portugal.<p>Maybe it's time we <i>Homo sapiens</i> reevaluated our relationship with the oceans of the world.<p>It has been a good few …

#DrivingWhileBlackWithLeavesOnTheWindshield: Kansas Man Detained for Having ‘Vegetation’ on Window

A man driving through Winfield, Kan., went live on Facebook during a traffic stop last Sunday after cops told him he was being pulled over for …

Golden State Killer: The end of a 40-year hunt?

<b>Police say the Golden State Killer has committed at least 12 murders, 45 rapes and hundreds of home break-ins all over California. This week they arrested a man they think is responsible. How has the perpetrator of such shocking crimes eluded capture for over 40 years?</b><p><i>WARNING: This account includes</i> …

We shopped at Home Depot and Lowe's to see which store was better — and the winner was clear for one key reason

Home Depot and Lowe's have for decades been two top home-improvement stores in the US.<p>They stock all things home improvement, including kitchen and bath fixtures, lighting, paint, gardening supplies, and tools. Both stores offer same-day delivery, installation services, do-it-yourself workshops, …

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A startup that makes cannabis oil for vaping wants to be America's first $1 billion 'marijuana unicorn'

Cura Cannabis Solutions, a startup that makes marijuana oil for vape cartridges, wants to be the first US company in the cannabis industry to achieve elusive "unicorn" status with a billion dollar valuation.<p>"We've had a lot of nicknames. 'Unicorn' is definitely a new one," said Cura president and …

Cannabis

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I'm Officially Serving Them With Everything

We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid variety to choose from. You can bake them, fry them, …

America’s Fastest Spy Plane May Be Back—and Hypersonic

For years, Lockheed Martin Corp. has been developing a successor to one of the fastest aircraft the world has seen, the SR-71 Blackbird, the Cold War …

Valiant Donald Trump keeps umbrella to himself while Melania and Barron are rained on

Who said chivalry was dead? Donald Trump went to great lengths to make sure that his own hair was protected as he boarded Air Force One but left wife …

Donald Trump

Yes, UFOs exist. But they're probably not what you think.

New video of a 2004 encounter between the U.S. Air Force and an unidentified flying object has the internet asking about aliens.<p>On a dark and otherwise serene night back in the 1960s, my grandpa, a doctor and recreational pilot, was ferrying two lawyers to a deposition. As they bisected the state …

Paranormal

Airplane's Terrifying Landing May Put You Off Flying For Good

Afraid of flying? Then it may be best to look away now.<p>Dramatic footage shows the world’s largest passenger airliner appearing to drift across the runway while landing at Dusseldorf Airport in Germany.<p>The Emirates Airlines’ Airbus A380 from Dubai bounced to its left and then to its right soon after …

This Newly Discovered Ant Has a Metal Spike on Its Head And Was Probably a Vampire

We're glad that thing is trapped in amber.<p>Scientists have discovered a new type of 'hell ant' - a species with terrifying spiky mouthparts reinforced …

Here's the Easy Way to Tune Up Your Lawnmower

These pro tips will keep your overworked mower from sputtering out when you need it most.<p>You need to maintain your mower to keep it cutting grass effectively and efficiently year after year. A proper tune-up doesn't have to be complicated. All it takes is a few basic steps and the right tools. …

The 10 Most Fun 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' Episodes

They're not the best, but they're the ones we can't help but watch again and again.<p>This is not a list of the ten best episodes of <i>Star Trek: The Next Generation</i>. You can find many such rankings highlighting the top moments aboard the USS Enterprise-D. These are the <i>fun</i> episodes, the ones we fire up …

How Fast Is 'Warp Speed' Really?

The speed of the light looks like a distant memory.<p>A new <i>Star Trek</i> on the way means a new ship to obsess over. The ships of the franchise are modeled and spec'd out to the smallest detail. While the facts about <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> are still being dripped out, waiting for the series debut on …

10 Dividend Stocks That Will Deliver Double-Digit Returns Every Year

Today we’re going to take a look at 10 dividend stocks that look like solid bets to generate double-digit total returns every year, or at least every …

Artist Spends Hundreds of Hours Creating Photorealistic Pencil Drawings

Arinze Stanley is a talented young Nigerian artist whose works often leave people scratching their heads and asking themselves if they’re looking at …

How to setup a VPN for Amazon Fire TV with a (virtual) router

<i>Last updated: January 22, 2018</i><p>Need a VPN or DNS for your device?<p>One ExpressVPN account. All devices.<p><b>Note:</b> Amazon Fire TV users are encouraged to use …

2 Billion-Dollar Marijuana Stocks That Could Soar Even Higher

You could have made plenty of money investing in the right marijuana stocks last year. Most, however, are small companies without much of a track record. Investing in these stocks is highly speculative, to say the least.<p>A few of these companies, though, have grown large enough to reach market caps …

What Effect Does Sugar Have on Our Brains?

<i>What does sugar do to our brains? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Keck Medicine of USC, 500+ internationally renowned doctors at a leading academic medical center, on Quora:</b><p>We all know what …

Diabetes

Here's What Happens When You Give Psychedelic Drugs To Spiritual Leaders

Researchers are working with religious teachers to better understand the healing potential of hallucinogens.<p>On April 20, 1962, a group of theology students and professors gathered outside Boston University’s Marsh Chapel, waiting for Good Friday services to begin. These particular services were to …

Psychedelic Drugs

Check out the Boeing airliner President Trump is trading in for Air Force One

Donald Trump is officially America's 45th president. He is also the first president for whom the VC-25As that serve as Air Force One will not be his first personal Boeing airliner.<p>"Trump Force One" — as some have dubbed Trump's personal jet— was one of the most visible symbols of his run for the …

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21 wild uses for your old Android smartphone

If you have a shiny new smartphone and are wondering what to do with your old one, you're not alone.<p>People upgrade their smartphone once every two years, on average. So what to do with the old device?<p>Bin it? Sell it? Give it to a friend?<p>There are tons of creative uses for an old Android smartphone …

Virtual Reality

15-Year-Old Allegedly Decapitated Missing Classmate in ‘Horrific, Horrific Murder’

Lee Manuel Viloria-Paulino walked out the door of his house on the night of Nov. 18 — and was never seen alive again.<p>On Saturday, weeks after his …

Baby Boomers, Relax. It Probably Isn’t Dementia

Panicked patients are convinced they have Alzheimer’s. More often, the diagnosis is much less dire<p>Memory loss, a possible symptom of dementia such as Alzheimer’s disease, is usually associated with old age. But as a geriatric psychiatrist and head of a memory center, I am seeing more patients age …

11 times The Simpsons accurately predicted the future

Sixteen years ago, an episode of "The Simpsons" predicted that Donald Trump would one day become US president.<p>And this wasn't the only time the …

8 terrifying ways the world could actually end

The outcome of a presidential election might inspire unbridled hope — or make you feel like the world is ending.<p>Yet both feelings ignore the humbling truth about our fragile existence. Life exists on Earth only because it teeters in a delicate and truly improbable balance. Our atmosphere, proximity …

Universe

The Electoral College and the Popular Vote

On 9 November 2016, the day after Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, a petition appeared on Change.org urging the …