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Polish Explores Claim to Have Found Missing “Nazi Gold Train”

Polish Explores Claim to Have Found Missing “Nazi Gold Train”

Search teams descended on southwestern Poland this week to explore a mountain they believe holds the remains of the legendary Nazi “gold train,” which allegedly disappeared late in World War II. The legend has mesmerized the local population of Silesia for decades. According to rumors, as the Soviets advanced on […]

by January 17, 2017 6 comments World
New York’s Central Park Reopens Four Acre Secret Garden

New York’s Central Park Reopens Four Acre Secret Garden

A four-acre peninsula in Central Park has remained unchanged and uninhabited – by humans, that is – since the days of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Now the secret garden has been reopened for the first time in more than 60 years, promising unparalleled views of nature for the nation’s most populated […]

by January 15, 2017 6 comments Science, Trending, World
Legal Battle Over Bones of “Kennewick Man” Ends As 9,000 Year Old Remains Will Be Re-Buried

Legal Battle Over Bones of “Kennewick Man” Ends As 9,000 Year Old Remains Will Be Re-Buried

A long battle between science and spirituality has now ended, with spirituality the victor thanks to genetic testing which confirms that 9,000 year old human remains are indeed those of a Native American. The “Kennewick Man” was discovered by the banks of the Columbia River in Washington several years ago. […]

by January 12, 2017 6 comments Science, World
Chinese Resurgence in Confucianism Helps Inmates Transition from Prison to Society

Chinese Resurgence in Confucianism Helps Inmates Transition from Prison to Society

A Chinese prison is seeing surprising results in the rehabilitation of inmates by sending them to classes based on the teachings of Confucius. Confucianism is a blend of philosophy and religion established in the 6th–5th century BCE. Although there is no official religion in China, the Chinese have followed these […]

by January 5, 2017 6 comments Politics, World
Going on Spring Break Vacation: Consider TSA’s Top Tips for Making it Through the Security Line Quickly

Going on Spring Break Vacation: Consider TSA’s Top Tips for Making it Through the Security Line Quickly

For many travelers, there’s nothing more annoying than waiting through various security lines in the airport. The TSA screeners and their tools are a necessary evil, but if you’ve ever been singled out or had a difficult time removing your shoes, phone, laptop and medicine at the same time, you […]

by January 3, 2017 5 comments Trending, World
The Most Mysterious Star in the Galaxy: Aliens or Comets?

The Most Mysterious Star in the Galaxy: Aliens or Comets?

Astronomer may have discovered the most fascinating star of our time. At a minimum, the star is a complete mystery that demonstrates how much more we have to learn about the galaxy. At its wildest conclusion, the star, known as “Tabby’s Star” or “WTF” could be the first confirmation of […]

by December 31, 2016 1 comment Trending, World
Solar-Powered Plane Completes Groundbreaking Flight Across the Pacific Ocean

Solar-Powered Plane Completes Groundbreaking Flight Across the Pacific Ocean

A solar-powered airplane completed a groundbreaking flight across the Pacific Ocean last week, breaking several aviation records. The pilots also tested the limits of human endurance, demonstrating the body’s capacity to stay awake and alert for 72 hours. The Solar Impulse 2 touched down in Mountain View California, having completed […]

by December 29, 2016 6 comments Science, Trending, World
What Americans Can Learn From the Startling Success of Amish Entrepreneurs

What Americans Can Learn From the Startling Success of Amish Entrepreneurs

Who is likely to be a more successful entrepreneur – a Harvard Business School graduate or an Amish man who quit school in eighth grade? According to new research, the answer may surprise you. Amish scholar Don Kraybill says the failure rate of Amish start-ups is less than 10%, while […]

by December 21, 2016 6 comments Trending, World
How Prince Created His Iconic Symbol

How Prince Created His Iconic Symbol

When Prince died last week at the age of 57, obituaries noted his battle with Warner Brothers over a draconian record contract. Warner wanted Prince to slow down his creative process to meet the traditional schedule for releasing and marketing albums. In response, Prince wrote the name “slave” on his […]

by December 18, 2016 6 comments Arts, Trending, World
Why Do Terrorists Operate From Brussels? The Answer is Not What You Think

Why Do Terrorists Operate From Brussels? The Answer is Not What You Think

In the wake of the terrorist attack on Brussels, many people have expressed surprised that terrorists are still operational in Belgium. Brussels has been a hotbed of jihadists for years. The Paris terrorist attacks were launched by ISIS members living in Brussels, so the country should have been on high […]

by December 17, 2016 0 comments Politics, Trending, World