Travel

Once a Year This Lake Turns Completely Pink

Once a Year This Lake Turns Completely Pink

Every year tourists visit Lake Burlinskoye to witness the water transform from blue to a bright shade of pink. While this may look like the Siberian version of dying the Chicago River green on St. Patrick’s Day, the pink hue is actually a naturally occurring phenomenon. The change in color that occurs every August is […]

Japanese Robot-Run Hotel Expands to New Locations

Japanese Robot-Run Hotel Expands to New Locations

If you’re checking in at the Henn Na hotel in Sasebo, Nagasaki expect things to be a little … off. The Henn Na hotel (literally translated as “Weird Hotel”) more than lives up to its name with its staff made up primarily of robots (including a velociraptor-manned concierge desk). But the hotel isn’t just weird, […]

Business

Chinese tourists just can’t get enough of cruises

Chinese tourists just can’t get enough of cruises

It’s the $ 215 billion question the travel industry is trying to answer: What do Chinese tourists want? The huge figure is the amount they spent abroad last year, way more than anyone else. And it’s only going to grow as Chinese citizens get richer and travel more — by planes, trains and, increasingly, ships. […]

Aetna to pull out of most Obamacare exchanges

Aetna to pull out of most Obamacare exchanges

In the latest blow to Obamacare, Aetna is vastly reducing its presence on the individual exchanges in 2017. The insurer will stop offering policies on the exchanges in 11 of the 15 states where it currently operates, according to a press release it issued Monday evening. Aetna (AET) will only sell Obamacare products in Delaware, […]

Tech

Scientists realize they can use fire tornadoes to clean up oil spills

Scientists realize they can use fire tornadoes to clean up oil spills

Sometimes the most amazing discoveries can come from the most horrific accidents. Such is the case with the fire tornado, which has inspired scientists to work on a new flame called the Blue Whirl. A team of researchers coined the nickname after recreating a famous fire that started when lightning hit a Jim Beam warehouse in […]

The Lost Boys TV series is happening on The CW

The Lost Boys TV series is happening on The CW

The CW has announced that The Lost Boys, an television adaptation of the classic 1987 vampire film, is in the works from iZombie creator Rob Thomas. What’s more, it’s being planned as a seven-season, decades-spanning anthology. Season 1 will begin with the vampires in San Francisco in 1967, and each season will take place over the […]

Games

Bound Game – Review

Bound Game – Review

Exclusive to PS4 With their last joint venture, Datura, Plastic Studios and Sony’s Santa Monica Studio produced one of the most beautiful, atmospheric but utterly baffling games on the PS3; stunning to look at, awful to play. Bound is a vast improvement. Like Datura, it’s an astonishing piece of work on both the technical and […]

No Man’s Sky Game – Review

No Man’s Sky Game – Review

No Man’s Sky is a phenomenal achievement. For such a small development team to create a universe with such incredible scale, discovery and exploration speaks volumes of Hello Games. However, in company founder Sean Murray’s desperate reach for the stars, it is the fundamentals on the ground that are lacking. When this is coupled with […]

Sports

NFL reduces Steelers RB Bell's ban to 3 games

NFL reduces Steelers RB Bell's ban to 3 games

Pittsburgh Steelers star running back Le’Veon Bell‘s suspension for missing league-mandated drug tests will be reduced from four games to three games, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Bell, who practiced throughout training camp coming off reconstructive knee surgery, faced a cloud of NFL suspension for the second consecutive year. He missed two games last year […]

Sources: NFL to reduce Bell's ban to 3 games

Sources: NFL to reduce Bell's ban to 3 games

Pittsburgh Steelers star running back Le’Veon Bell‘s suspension for missing league-mandated drug tests will be reduced from four games to three games, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Bell, who practiced throughout training camp coming off reconstructive knee surgery, faced a cloud of NFL suspension for the second consecutive year. He missed two games last year […]

Weight Loss & News

Thermo-Bond Review: Does it Work?

Thermo-Bond Review: Does it Work?

What is it? Thermo-Bond is a weight loss pill made with fiber to help reduce appetite while promoting bowel movements. It’s also made to help the body absorb fewer fats, by liquefying fats eaten and aiding digestion. There are only natural ingredients added and a blend of fiber from different sources. One intended benefit is […]

Fat Fighter Review: Does it Work?

Fat Fighter Review: Does it Work?

What is it? Fat Fighter is a weight loss diet pill made with fiber and enzymes for appetite suppression and waste elimination. It’s made to help support the health of the intestinal tract. There are 8 bulking fibers that are said to suppress appetite and detoxify the body. The digestive enzymes are added to improve […]