Ryan Kammeyer

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Apocalyptic Stuff to Read Now That 'The Leftovers' Is Finished

From bubonic plagues to a world without men, here are some of the best books about the end of times.<p><i>The Leftovers</i> wrapped up its third and final season on Sunday, bringing an end to one of the most beautiful and strangest shows on television. The HBO show's first season—adapted from Tom Perrotta's …

6 Terrifying Reasons Why Doctors Sometimes Lose It

Doctors are people, too. Sometimes that means they make mistakes. Sometimes that means you need to cut them a little slack after a hard day. …

Work-life Balance

Kerry dismisses Trump's promise to reach a better deal on Paris

“I mean, that's like O.J. Simpson saying he's going to go out and find the real killer," Kerry says.<p>Former Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday dismissed President Donald Trump’s claims that he will negotiate a better version of the Paris climate agreement and said “America has unilaterally …

Epic Books You Should Read if You Like 'American Gods'

From angsty red monsters to a literally dead God whose corpse must be disposed of, these seven Gaimanesque novels give ancient myths and religions a modern twist.<p>In Starz's new TV show <i>American Gods</i>, the deities and demons of ancient mythology must battle the new gods of technology and money. The …

Why you should head to the beaches and countryside in Thailand in October and steer clear of Bangkok

October in Thailand sees the end of the rainy season and usually heralds the start of the country’s tourist influx. The famous Thai welcome to visitors will still be there, but this year tourists are being advised to stay away from Bangkok for certain dates in October, during the cremation of the …

Scientists may have found evidence of a parallel universe

The idea that we might be living in just one of an infinite number of universes has been fodder for scientific debate and sci-fi movie plots for a long time, but coming up with evidence to support the theory has been hard to come by. Now, researchers have discovered something in space that they …

Stephens: Colorado man’s sunrise from Mount Everest worth waiting a lifetime for

Jim Davidson choked up attempting to quote himself. The 77-degree temperature radiating from the sun on the patio of a Denver coffee shop was a …

Scientists detect gravitational waves from black holes colliding 3 billion light-years from Earth

On Jan. 4, an exquisitely sensitive instrument on Earth detected a disturbance that rippled through space and time. Scientists traced the ripple 3 billion light-years away, back to two ancient black holes on a collision course. This marked the third time in about a year that physicists, thanks to …

LIGO

More people than ever are looking to stay in treehouses, you can see why...

If you’re looking to take your travels to new heights, consider spending the night in a treetop as interest in treehouse accommodation continues to grow.<p>There was a nearly 30% increase in demand for treehouse hotels in 2016 over 2015, according to newly-released information from travel booking site …

This Town Is So Adorable, You're Forbidden To Take Pictures In It

Only in Switzerland.<p>One municipality in Switzerland has instituted a fine for anyone who takes photos there, saying the pictures will cause envy and extreme unhappiness for people who see them on social media.<p>Lawmakers in Bergün/Bravuogn claim their region is so beautiful, footage may prompt …

7 days later, Greg Gianforte's body slam is still a HUGE story in Montana

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>A week ago today, Greg Gianforte body-slammed a reporter named Ben Jacobs</i> <i>who was asking the GOP nominee whether or not he supported the American Health Care Act. The following day, Gianforte beat Democrat Rob Quist</i> to claims the state's lone congressional district. The Gianforte body-slam …

Angela Merkel Stopped Relying on President Trump Only After Failing to Reason With Him

The Germans did what they could. Starting well before Inauguration Day, they tried to get on friendly terms with President Donald Trump, at least …

The Place Where Letters To Hillary Clinton Go

At just 30 years old, Rob Russo has been one of Hillary Clinton’s closest aides for a decade, organizing and drafting her political and personal correspondence. After the election, his job changed as thousands of strangers started writing to Clinton. Now he’s living through the end of an era, one …

The Most Spectacular Underwater Hotels In The World

This article outlines the top 5 best luxury underwater hotels in the world. These submerged rooms, restaurants and spas are perfect to experience …

Seafloor

Macron annihilates Trump in the most awkward handshake battle of all time

President Trump's infamous handshakes are getting downright vicious, but brave leaders of the world are starting to fight back.<p>Throughout his time in …

London Photographer Captures Awesome Shots Of People Waiting For Trains

London based photographer Luke Agbaimoni is currently producing a London photography project called tube mapper, which can be found at tubemapper.com.<p>…

Renaissance Man Myron Rolle, former NFL safety and Rhodes Scholar, gets degree in neurosurgery

Myron Rolle, the former NFL safety and Rhodes Scholar, added to his know-how as an American Renaissance man graduating on Saturday from the Florida State University College of Medicine with a degree in neurosurgery.<p>Next month, the 30-year-old will begin his residency program at Harvard Medical …

Hiking Santorini Greece - 20km From Thira to Oia and Back

Many think that hiking Santorini Greece is something not real. The well-known island of Cyclades is a popular destination for vacations, tons of …

Our favorite sci-fi books of all time

The Great Barrier Reef: all stunning colors and natural splendor

The otherworldly coral formations, white sands and crystalline waters make the Great Barrier Reef a photographer’s dream. But nothing can compare to seeing it up close

Great Barrier Reef

20 Books Billionaire Bill Gates Recommends

Get a jump on your summer reading list with these suggestions from the billionaire and philanthropist.<p>Staff Writer. Covers media, tech, startups, culture and workplace trends.<p>This week, Bill Gates took to Twitter to provide some advice to the graduating class of 2017.<p>Gates exhorted the new grads to …

After four years, it took a geneticist a few hours to unravel a boy’s puzzling illness

From the moment the boy was born on a muggy Texas afternoon in May 2012, his parents, doctors, and nurses knew something wasn’t quite right. From the size of his head to the way he held his body, he wasn’t normal – but it wasn’t clear exactly why.<p>The parents noticed how tightly their baby clenched …

Tip: Beware of Overkill

You've seen it. You've done it. We all do it. Stop doing it.<p>An Example of Overkill<p>"If jumping off a small plyo box helps my vertical leap, then …

Optimism

Science says there really is a way to get over the common cold faster, and bring it on!

Colds are kind of the worst. You’re sick enough that you feel out of it, but often not too sick to stay home. So often you’re faced with two options. …

Vladimir Putin’s piano playing stole the show at China’s signature foreign policy event

Vladimir Putin is a man of many talents. The Russian president recently showcased his skills on the ice in an annual exhibition for his amateur hockey league. This weekend, he played piano while waiting for a meeting with Chinese president Xi Jinping.<p>Putin was in Beijing for “One Belt, One Road,” a …

Bodyweight Training for Muscle Hypertrophy

One of the biggest questions in the fitness industry is that ‘can you use body weight training for muscle hypertrophy?’<p>Seriously, can you build …

The mysterious 'Cold Spot' in the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> A recent astronomical observation of a "cold spot" in the universe is stirring the interest of scientists who are intrigued with an exciting and highly speculative theory that there may be more than one universe.<p>Now before you get incredibly excited about that prospect, I should caution …

These lesser-known European National Parks will Take Your Breath Away

From stunning mountain peaks to deep, lush valleys, European national parks offer the most stunning and diverse landscapes. Travel to these national …

European Travel

Clinical review: Psilocybin therapy could be significantly better than current psychiatric treatments

Having a guided psychedelic experience may be a powerful treatment for depression, anxiety, and addiction. A new review of clinical trials suggests …

7 Amazing International Vacations That Won't Cost a Fortune

Go for an adventure without breaking the bank.<p>If Paris is too passé for your next international vacation, it’s time to consider a more off-the-beaten …