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At the heart of Sintra's Quinta da Regaleira, a breath-taking initiation well celebrates Portugal's unique historical connection to the mysterious Knights Templar. Near the manicured gardens and hilltop
Somewhere in a frozen corner of our solar system lies Arrokoth, a relic from a mysterious time in the universe's history. Last year, when NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft sped past Arrokoth—the most distant
A new set of maps charts the world’s oldest companies—and exposes the ways many of them relied on slave labor. At a time when the average company on the S&P 500 only survives for two decades, it’s surprising
Google Voice makes international calling a simple task, though you'll want to familiarize yourself with the varying rates for placing calls to particular countries. Here's how to make international calls
The math wizards at Numberphile have brought back an age-old multiplying algorithm known as halves and doubles, peasant math, Egyptian math, or—as math presenter Johnny Ball describes it—Russian multiplying.
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