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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Too True

Shower thoughts are a real mind f*ck (20 Photos)<p>By: Dustin<p>238 Liked! 36 Disliked 0<p>humor<p>The constant perils of owning a cat (25 Photos)<p>By: Hendy<p>276 …

Life beyond Earth seems 'inevitable', US planetary scientist says

Astronomers are standing on a 'great threshold' of space exploration, Dr Sara Seager says<p>Astronomers are standing on a "great threshold" of space exploration that could see evidence of extra-terrestrial life being discovered in the next 20 years, an expert has claimed. Life beyond the Earth seems …

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Man pays $800 to have 40+ bats removed from his attic, gets an unexpected result (13 Photos)<p>By: Travis<p>116 Liked! 171 Disliked 0<p>humor<p>Cats sleeping in …

Researchers fully 'delete' HIV from human cells for the first time

So far, HIV has eluded a cure because it installs its genome into human DNA so insidiously that it's impossible for our immune system to clear it out. While current treatments are effective, a lifetime of toxic drugs is required to prevent its recurrence. But researchers from Temple University may …

Oh Shit That's Funny Pictures and Images

If you’re a perfectionist, OCD is about to be triggered (36 Photos)<p>By: Bob<p>221 Liked! 36 Disliked 0<p>humor<p>Sh*t happens sometimes (34 Photos)<p>By: Sebastian<p>…

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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HoverSkate: 'It makes me feel like I am flying like Ironman'

An inventor's mini-hoverboard with skateboard wheels may be as close to "Back to the Future" as we'll ever get.<p>Jim Pitts is one of the most determined tinkerers you'll every come across. He's the mind behind the HoverSkater, an unusual Kickstarter project that aims to fund the production of a …

Skateboarding

Elon Musk unveils Dragon V2 manned spacecraft

The first unmanned version of the the SpaceX Dragon will already be familiar to the space-conscious segment of the public. Developed in part under a …

Scientists create weavable Li-ion fiber battery yarn

To make the fiber batteries, the team had to develop functional cathode and anode composite yarns. Lithium manganate (LMO) particles were deposited …

Nanotech