How did Easter Islanders survive without wells or streams?

Enlarge / A freshwater seep in the tidal zone near Tongariki. (credit: Brosnan et al. 2018) Archaeologists are piecing together more details about how the Rapanui people once erected the formerly enigmatic stone statues, or moai. But one of the island’s lingering mysteries is how the Rapanui found enough water to sustain thousands of people […]

Weight loss: How REVERSE fasting is the diet for shedding pounds – without skipping meals

Weight loss diet dubbed “reverse fasting” could be the best way to lose pounds. Fasting is often met with trepidation as it can sometimes mean restricting meals, resulting in extreme hunger pangs. However, reverse fasting does not include skipping either breakfast or dinner. It instead changes the way and time of day that food is […]

‘The Conners’ is ‘unavoidably awkward’ without its lead star Roseanne Barr and it’s unclear whether or not the show can succeed without her

ABC/Eric McCandless “Roseanne” spin-off “The Conners” premieres on ABC Tuesday at 8 p.m. without Roseanne Barr. The premiere significantly addresses Roseanne’s absence after her show revival was canceled at the end of May.  While the show makes a solid case for itself without Barr, the show is “unavoidably awkward” without its lead matriarch. “Going from […]

A ‘dark money’ super PAC managed to spend $1.3 million without saying where it got its money

Alex Wong/Getty Images The Mountain Families PAC managed to spend $ 1.3 million in May without revealing who was supplying the donation. Super PACs can raise and spend unlimited sums of money in elections, but are required to disclose where the money is coming from.  Donors have gotten around this by starting a new super PAC after the […]

Melania Trump in Africa: First Lady’s surprise new fashion look without Donald

Melania Trump is the First Lady of the United States. The former-model is visiting Africa on her first ever international tour without her husband, Donald Trump. Mother-of-one to Barron Trump, 12, she is promoting her Be Best campaign for children. Now many have noticed a drastic change to Melania’s usual wardrobe. The Slovenian model has […]

McGregor Khabib FREE live stream: The simple way to watch UFC fight without paying a penny

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov are going to face off in one of the most anticipated UFC fights of the year. The battle in Las Vegas will mark The Notorious’s return to UFC after an almost two-year absence. The 30-year-old is taking part in a lightweight title fight during UFC 229. The big McGregor Khabib […]

Property News: How to decorate your rented accommodation without upsetting the landlord

So to coincide with International Wallpaper Week, which starts on Monday, retailers such as B&Q and Homebase are offering in-store events and advice on how to use wallpaper to easily transform a living space. The problem of decorating rented property has also been tackled by wallpaper and wall art company Graham & Brown, which makes […]

Disney World Without Kids: 10 Ways to Enjoy an Adult Trip to Disney

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Oculus Quest has Rift-quality VR without the wires

Hugo Barra, Oculus’ head of VR, said earlier this year that the standalone headset is the key to mass adoption of VR. And in 2018, the company is doubling down on that claim. A few months ago, Oculus released its first standalone headset, the Oculus Go, an affordable phone-free alternative to Samsung’s Gear VR. Today, […]