Zach Van Hoozer and Ben Flesch are Obliques, a duo founded after the members ran into each other at bars in both New York and Berlin. They aim to create music for the hours between 2AM and 6AM, and “Cut Me Loose (Ill Feeling)” certainly fits the bill. It’s a soulful, easygoing retro rock song […]
This video popped up in my Twitter feed the other day, and I thought it was worth sharing. Smarter Every Day visits a NASA training lab to experience (and demonstrate) the effects of hypoxia -- the term for what happens to the humanShow More Summary
An internal congressional edition of the 2015 annual report of the Congressional Research Service includes a helpful listing of the titles of all CRS reports and other products that were issued in 2015 (at pp. 47-124). The availability...Show More Summary
Here’s a great round-trip fare for off-season travel to London’s Heathrow from LAX on Air New Zealand: $782, including all taxes and fees. Here’s the catch: You must buy this ticket by Friday, Aug. 5. Other rules: It is subject to availability and for departure between Nov. 1 and Dec. 13 or between...
The idea that the first one through breaks what had been "glass ceiling" and now there's no barrier... how did that develop?Do people even remember why it was called a "glass ceiling"? The idea was that women were coming into various enterprises and not perceiving any barrier. Show More Summary
Cucumbers can be bitter, and that’s because of cucurbitacin: a compound found in a number of other plants, like squash and pumpkins. In cucumbers, cucurbitacin concentrations are high at the ends of the cucumber, so chopping off those ends will curb a lot of the bitterness. You can take this one step further by peeling the cucumber first. Read more...
Mazda Australia says news that its parent company will develop the next BT-50 pickup ute with Isuzu, instead of Ford, has been met with universally strong support from its dealer network and other key stakeholders. As we reported a few weeks ago, the two Japanese companies announced a basic agreement that will see Isuzu produce […]
The reports that al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria, al-Nusra Front is changing its name and is breaking ties with al-Qaeda might have been caused by the upcoming defeat of the group in Aleppo and the fear that Russia and the US are uniting efforts to combat it jointly, according to Russian political scientist Alexandr Ignatenko.
We are living in a world when it is normal to think that civilisations are incompatible and have to clash with each other. But this is a perversion of the truth as Dr. Paul Craig Roberts points out.
Fox and others win lawsuit over 'Empire', Indian firm sued over software license misuse and photographer sues Fox News over immigration image. The post 3 Count: Dismissed Empire appeared first on Plagiarism Today.
Indian billionaire Gopichand Hinduja has said that due to increased tax transparency, Switzerland no longer has the appeal it used to as being a tax haven. However, others believe it still plays a powerful role in the world of tax havens.
To protect the new line of ZeroSeven Browning Crossbows or most other crossbows on the market, Browning Crossbows has introduced the Browning The post Browning Crossbows Introduces the Browning TPS Crossbow Travel Case appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
I cannot deal with all the Real Housewives of New York ladies constantly calling out my girl Sonja Morgan this season. She wasn’t doing anything that the other ladies weren’t doing. They were all dating, drinking, and getting wild, so I have no idea why anyone thought that Sonja’s behavior was any different. Show More Summary
In this exclusive conversation, the Dalai Lama talks about human goodness, and how caring for others is the ultimate source of your own happiness. The post The Ultimate Happiness: An exclusive interview with the Dalai Lama appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Meet Krawd, a French startup that wants to rethink the way advertising agencies work. Like in other industries, Krawd thinks that it’s more efficient to build a marketplace than build a centralized, traditional company. Krawd is all about connecting the right freelancers with the right clients in this specific industry. Read More
CX330. (Photo: NASA/JPL-Caltech) CX330, as far as anyone can tell, is a star. Astronomers first caught sight of it using the Chandra X-Ray Observatory, but soon they discovered, using data from other instruments, it was emitting optical light, too. Show More Summary
Zip is a Windows 10 app designed to let you share your opinion with other users and see how it measures up with the group. Zip is a question answer app where you can anonymously ask or answer opinioned based questions that cover a broad...Show More Summary
Harvey Milk joins other civil rights leaders in having the John Lewis-class ships named after them, including Robert F. Kennedy and Sojourner Truth. Source: Sam LaGrone at USNI News The Navy is set to name a ship after the gay rights...Show More Summary
Sites like StakeKings and YouStake are making it easy to get in on the action.
Samsung's Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge both have great battery life, but are they the best out there? Well, if you trust Samsung Deutschland's battery test video, in which the company compared five other phones with its two flagships, there's no competition. In the test, we see five popular phones go against the S6 and S6 Edge. Show More Summary