'Giant flying murder heads' and other creatures that ruled the ancient sky

One close glimpse of a modern bird, especially around the eyes, and it may feel like you're looking into the ancient past, when massive creatures walked the Earth and soared across its skies. It's because birds are dinosaurs -- they just happened to survive the mass extinction event that wiped out their large relatives 66 million years ago.
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Save $40 on this fully modular 750W 80 Plus Gold power supply unit

Having trouble picking out the best power supply for your gaming PC? This is one of those areas where the brand can matter, and Super Flower is one of the more respected names in the PSU sector. Naturally, Super Flower PSUs are not the cheapest, though they do go on sale quite often. Such as right now: you can pick up a Super Flower Leadex III 750W PSU for $89.99 at Newegg.
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Ceramic jars full of emeralds found in temple tied to El Dorado, a mythical city of gold

Archaeologists in Colombia have found eight ceramic jars, with metallic figurines and emeralds inside, within a temple and its adjacent graves. The ancient Muisca (also called the Chibcha) crafted the jars called "ofrendatarios" about 600 years ago. The Muisca, a people whose civilization flourished in the region at the time, were famous for their metal-crafting skills, and their work may have inspired the legend of El Dorado — a legendary city made of gold.
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Heinicke isn't anxious at all about making first NFL road start

Just three of Taylor Heinicke's 182 NFL pass attempts across the regular season and playoffs have come in road games. In 2018 with the Carolina Panthers, the quarterback threw one pass each in contests at Detroit, at Tampa Bay and at Cleveland, all as a reserve. That means Sunday's trip...

Fabergé egg that was lost for decades will be part of new V&A exhibition

Ahead of the opening of the V&A’s next blockbuster exhibition, Fabergé in London: Romance to Revolution, the museum has announced that it has acquired the long-lost Third Imperial Egg. Recently rediscovered by a scrap dealer in 2011, the golden egg went missing in 1964 after it was sold at auction in New York. It later cropped up at a Midwest flea market, when a metal dealer bought it because of its weight in gold, but after becoming suspicious all was not as it seemed, they contacted Wartski, who confirmed it was the mysteriously lost egg.

OCC Chief Calls Crypto, DeFi ‘Fools Gold’

As crypto markets take a thorough beating this week, acting chief of the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Michael Hsu warned investors that cryptocurrencies may be “fools gold.”. In a speech delivered to The Blockchain Association, Hsu outlined his belief that today’s nascent crypto industry has...

Golden Joystick Awards 2021: Everything you need to know

Get ready for the world's biggest public-voted games awards show on November 23. Here’s everything you need to know about the Golden Joystick Awards 2021. The 39th Golden Joystick Awards are coming on November 23, and this year we’re celebrating 50 Years of Games. To commemorate this landmark occasion, two new - and certain to be fiercely-debated - categories will be added to our voting system: ‘Ultimate Game of All Time’ and ‘Best Gaming Hardware of All Time’. Voters will be able to pick what software and hardware have defined the industry since its commercial birth in 1971 with the first coin-operated arcade machine, Computer Space, as well as choosing their ‘Ultimate Game of the Year’, ‘Best Studio’ and more favourite games from the last 12 months.

DTN Grain Open: Markets Start Mostly Stronger

Pre-6 a.m. CDT prices, CME Globex: December corn is up 2 1/2 cents per bushel, November soybeans are up 2 1/2 cents, and December KC wheat is up 7 1/4 cents. CME Globex Recap: Grains are mostly higher with strength led by wheat and soybean oil. Soy meal is the lone contract in the red. Difficult to read into day-to-day gyrations as harvest ramps up and the focus begins to shift to demand.

Trophy DC Office Building Trades for $167M

JBG Smith and Landmark Partners sold the property two years after completion. JBG Smith continues its capital recycling program with the disposition of 500 L’Enfant Plaza, a Washington, D.C., trophy office tower that the developer co-owned with Landmark Partners, an Ares Company. The partners sold the newly developed, 215,000-square-foot asset to an unidentified buyer in a transaction valued at $167 million.

PRECIOUS-Gold steadies as Fed policy verdict looms

Gold prices were steady on Wednesday as investors braced for the outcome of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and chief Jerome Powell's remarks on reducing its massive support for the pandemic-hit economy. Sept 22 (Reuters) - Gold prices were steady on Wednesday as investors braced for the outcome of a...
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VIP Gold chat: Media whips, Biden slips, Beto's scripts, and your quips!

Don’t miss today’s tremendous live, interactive VIP Gold chat at 1:30 pm ET with Bearing Arms’ Cam Edwards and HotAir’s Ed Morrissey! The duo will take VIP Gold members’ questions and comments and give an in-depth analysis of the top topics of the day. While Cam brings his A-game on...

How To Make A Lectern In Minecraft

Have you ever looked at a lectern and wondered does Minecraft has one as there are libraries in Minecraft? To say the least, there are lecterns in Minecraft but they are difficult to get. So today we thought that we will tell you how to make a lectern in Minecraft?...

Silver-Gold Ratio Opening Up Again

The silver-gold ratio has ballooned again, indicating that silver is once again a bargain buy. During a gold bull market, silver typically outperforms gold. We saw this during the big runup in the price of both metals through the early months of the pandemic. In the third quarter of last year, silver charted its best quarter since 2010, finishing up 27.62% through the three months ending Sept. 30. Going back further, silver spiked 106.6% off its March 2020 low.

O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC Sells 920 Shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC decreased its stake in AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) by 14.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 5,445 shares of the mining company’s stock after selling 920 shares during the period. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC’s holdings in AngloGold Ashanti were worth $101,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Bitcoin May Still Hit $100,000 in 2021 as Funds Keep Leaving Gold for BTC: Bloomberg’s Mike McGlone

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Time Capsule: 10th Mountain Division Ski Tutorial From 1941

This film was used to train soldiers to learn to care for their skis, boots, and bindings in 1941. What an incredible piece of history. The best quote of the entire film has to be, “You’re about 6 feet tall, average weight, you’ll take a 7 foot 2 ski.” Oh how times have changed!

Dreamville’s Lute Announces His Debut Album ‘Gold Mouf’ Featuring Ari Lennox, Little Brother, And More

Dreamville rapper Lute has shared the tracklist for his official debut album Gold Mouf. The LP is set to release on Oct. 4. The Charlotte, N.C.-bred rapper uploaded the title and features for the album on Instagram on Monday (Sept. 20), with the caption “I Heard Yall.” With 13 songs, the album features Little Brother, JID, Saba, BJ The Chicago Kid, Ari Lennox, WESTSIDE Boogie, and more. Through his music, Lute has opened up about his battle with anxiety. The story of the project has been shared through the rappers’ digital series Gold Mouf Chronicles. He speaks on multiple family members having anxiety,...
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A Feeling of Alienation Inspires Gold & Youth’s New Single, “Maudlin Days (Robocop)”

Locked in a conversation with several guys recounting their “boys trip” where the plant-based psychedelic ayahuasca helped them find the “truth,” Matthew Lyall found himself rolling his eyes at their “awakening,” an epiphany rooted in “Maudlin Days (Robocop),” exploring the sense of estrangement in a connected world. “It was a...

The Central Bank of Egypt reveals the amount of gold in...

The Central Bank of Egypt reported that the balance of gold in Egypt’s foreign reserves at the end of August 2021 amounted to $4.239 billion, equivalent to about 66.7 billion Egyptian pounds. The Central Bank of Egypt recently announced that net foreign reserves rose to 40.672 billion dollars at the...