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The Best Kept Secret in Basement Upgrades

If you’re like most homeowners, the dream vision of your basement space and its current reality are two different things. While you’ve got the square footage for that kid-friendly play area, workout spot, or stackable storage setup, concerns over water…

While some of the stories are groundless and have no actual proof, the sheer bone-chilling factor attached is enough to make the places attractive in a mysterious sense. 
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Top 7 Haunted Places in China

China’s history is vast and very complex, and ghost stories are no exception. Step into 5,000 years of history and the ghastly past of China, from the wiles of eunuchs in Beijing to deserted mansions in Shanghai.

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The Best Kept Secret in Basement Upgrades

If you’re like most homeowners, the dream vision of your basement space and its current reality are two different things. While you’ve got the square footage for that kid-friendly play…

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Apple Hands Over iCloud Data to Chinese Firm

Apple confirmed that its iCloud services in mainland China will be operated by a Chinese company in February 2018. The tech giant is complying with Chinese cyber security rules, introduced…

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Upcoming Smart Luggage Ban on Major Airlines

Smart luggage is a recent offering that includes a myriad of battery-powered technologies. One brand allows the passenger to check in remotely via a smartphone app. Another has a built-in…

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The Largest International Auto Show in History

Boasting the largest automobile exhibition in history, the 2018 Taipei International Auto Show is being held at Taiwan’s Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center from December 30, 2017 through January 7, 2018.…

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Top 7 Haunted Places in China

China’s history is vast and very complex, and ghost stories are no exception. Step into 5,000 years of history and the ghastly past of China, from the wiles of eunuchs…

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Thief’s Successes Led to His Own Capture

During Emperor Qianlong’s reign in the 18th century, there was a thief who specialized in stealing treasures out of the palace. The thief could go in and out of the…

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Why Meteoroids Explode Before They Reach Earth

It has never really been understood how our atmosphere protects us against meteoroid impacts. It’s well recognized that meteoroids often explode before they reach Earth’s surface; however, researchers were uncertain…