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15 Shocking Facts Most People Don't Know About Their Favorite Liquors

<i>This piece originally appeared on VinePair.com.</i><p>When you sit down with your poison of choice, your mind will probably be blown some way or another. …

10 Tips For Weight Loss

Losing weight is all about taking few calories in, and pushing out more calories through some sort of workouts or diets. Most of the weight loss …

4 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE I Started Losing Weight

A.K.A. what NOT to do if you want to shed pounds<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>I was no stranger to the freshman 15 in college—in fact, I experienced something closer to the freshman 30. It wasn't until I saw a photo of myself heading …

22 tips, tricks and shortcuts for Android Lollipop

<b>1. Settings Search Bar</b><p>Settings now has its own dedicated search bar. While this may seem like a very minor addition, it’s actually a great timesaver when you know exactly what you’re after. For example, let’s say you want to change your network settings, but you don’t know where to look. Just head …

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

The best thing about smartphones is that they're always improving thanks to developers looking for ways to make our pocket computers even better. …

Harley-Davidson Livewire electric bike would cost $50k if made today

Harley-Davidson President and COO Matt Levatich rode into the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council's yearly confab on a Project LiveWire – that's the un-Harley electric motorcycle concept, its loudest noise coming from riders singing its praises and shocked onlookers reappraising the brand. While …

TN bans big rigs on Tail of the Dragon [w/videos]

Drivers and riders in Tennessee have one of America's greatest driving roads at their disposal, but soon truckers won't as the state's Department of Transportation is closing the roadway known as the Tail of the Dragon to tractor-trailers.<p>The highway officially known as US 129 (SR 115), or more …

Rescued scientists bring back a warning from the Antarctic

Photograph: Unimedia/Barcroft Media<p>Passengers aboard Akademik Shokalskiy were successfully transferred by Chinese helicopter to the ice surface near Australian rescue ship Aurora Australis in …

Record Drought Reveals Stunning Changes Along Colorado River

Lake Powell is at historic lows, offering kayakers new channels to explore but raising the alarm about water.<p>LAKE POWELL, Utah—In early September, at the abandoned Piute Farms marina on a remote edge of southern Utah's Navajo reservation, we watched a ten-foot (three-meter) waterfall plunging off …

Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

The anglerfish survived capture and is now being studied in a specially equipped laboratory.<p>With its gaping mouth, needle-sharp teeth, and slightly startled expression, the black sea devil anglerfish seems tailor-made for the spotlight.<p><b>And in fact, one particular female got her close-up on November</b> …

Robin Williams Talks Sex and Comedy In Newly-Unearthed Recordings

It’s been four months since comedic titan Robin Williams tragically took his own life, and just as he will always be remembered for his legendary acting roles, he’ll also be remembered as someone who was emotionally attuned to the world–something PBS’s <i>Blank On Blank</i>, a web series that animates …

YouTube's top 10 trailers of 2014

In a world where trailers rack up millions of views, there can be only one No. 1 most viewed sneak peek.<p>YouTube has released its list of the most …

Where to Move If You Want a Job, More Money, or Lots of Single People

A new Census tool reveals which large cities are the nation's leaders in earnings, unemployment, and unmarried young people.<p>Springfield, Massachusetts, is the most single. San Jose, California, is the most international (richest, too). Provo, Utah, is the youngest workforce in America, and McAllen, …

The 16 Most Bizarre (But Beautiful) Homes We've Ever Seen

As homeowners shift toward more sustainable, off-the-grid, DIY habitats, unique homes are inevitable. Here we look at 16 innovative, bizarre, and one-of-a-kind homes and what makes them stand out<p>As homeowners shift toward more sustainable, off-the-grid, DIY habitats, unique homes are inevitable. …

Shop visit: Urban Rider, London

If you live in London, the place to shop for motorcycle gear is Urban Rider. It’s where you’ll find all the big-name brands, and they build damn cool bikes too—like the BMW R80 below.<p>Urban Rider is a destination for many motorcyclists in the capital, and they now help us to run the Bike EXIF …

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44 Foods That Can Turbo-Charge Your Weight Loss

In The Bulletproof Diet, David Asprey outlines the clean-eating foods you need to calm inflammation—and cravings.<p>Dave Asprey, author of the forthcoming <i>Bulletproof Diet</i>, believes that some foods contain "antinutrients"—toxin-like chemicals that he says can trigger inflammation and make you a slave …

Weekend Camping Gear

When you're ready for a real escape, leave the car behind and hit a trail to really immerse yourself in nature—and learn how to enjoy freeze-dried beans. This second part of our three-part camping series rounds up our top picks for improving any weekend backpacking trip into the wild. (Check out …

First Update of the Catalogue of UFOs/USOs

Tweet<p><b>Introduction to the First Update of the Catalogue<br>of UFOs/USOs Reported by Seagoing Services</b><p>By Jan L. Aldrich<br>www.project1947.com<br>© 2013-14<p><b>—</b> …

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Giant Structure Found On Mars, Nov 18, 2014, UFO Sighting News.

Date of discovery: November 18, 2014 <br>Location of discovery: Mars <br>NASA source: http://ida.wr.usgs.gov/fullres/divided/e10004/e1000462a.jpg <br>Chance of …

New Area 51 alien autopsy image is ‘smoking gun’, researcher claims

Rob Waugh <br>Metro.co.uk<p>One of the most enduring mysteries of the past few decades could be about to be solved, as a researcher claims to have uncovered …

UFO filmed by airline passenger over Iran

UM-Bot 5,394<p>Jackscolon 96<p>Hammerclaw 16,430<p>It's an out-of-focus blur that can't be identified. It shows no atypical flight characteristics, so it's …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …

Shooter: 'It doesn't matter anymore if I killed bin Laden'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The former Navy SEAL who says he fired the shot that killed Osama bin Laden says he doesn't care if people believe him.<p>"The most important thing that I've learned in the last two years is to me it doesn't matter anymore if I am 'The Shooter.' The team got him," Robert O'Neill said in an …