How Disney made America’s most famous haunted house

August 11, 2019

The Haunted Mansion’s facade is a pristine New Orleans-style manor house. | MediaNews Group via Getty Images Cutting-edge technology and Victorian-era magic tricks created one of Disneyland’s most popular attractions The Haunted Mansion was never supposed to be a ride. The iconic Disneyland attraction, which turns 50 today, was first conceived as a walkthrough tour—somewhere between a carnival’s house of horror and a visit to San Jose’s spectacular Winchester Mystery…

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9 killed, 27 wounded in Ohio in second U.S. mass shooting within 24 hours

August 5, 2019

DAYTON, Ohio — A gunman wearing body armor and carrying extra magazines opened fire in a popular nightlife area of Dayton, Ohio, killing nine and wounding 27, authorities say, in the second U.S. mass shooting in less than 24 hours. Dayton police patrolling the area responded in less than a minute to the shooting, which unfolded about 1 a.m. Sunday on the streets of the Oregon District, Dayton Mayor Nan…

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The best iPhone 7 Plus deals and UK contracts in July 2019

July 25, 2019

This plus sized iPhone from Apple was launched alongside the iPhone 7 in September 2016. Until the iPhone X landed, we thought it was the best iPhone on the market, with big improvements on the camera and battery fronts from previous large-screen iPhones. If you're looking for a big screen iPhone that won't break the bank then the 7 Plus could be a good fit. Prices fell very nicely on…

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The 1 Thing You Should Be Spending Money on to Be Happy

July 23, 2019

The next time you’re considering splurging on an expensive new leather jacket or big-screen TV you don’t necessarily need instead of saving the cash to put toward a trip to Europe, think twice. Memories last A LOT longer than material things — and science proves it. Dr. Thomas Gilovich, a psychology professor at Cornell University, wrote a study in the Journal of Consumer Psychology called “A Wonderful Life: Experiential Consumption…

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Can toothpaste cause osteoporosis?

July 11, 2019

Osteoporosis is a condition of the bones in which bone mass is lost; this increases the risk of fracturing your wrists, hips and spine.1 Osteoporosis affects men and women. More than 53 million people in the U.S. already have the condition or are at risk for developing it. Risk factors are either fixed or modifiable. Those factors you cannot change include:2 Gender — Women have a greater risk of developing…

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The fake food race is worth $3 trillion

July 6, 2019

For years, I have advocated for an organic diet to optimize your health, avoid common health problems and help regenerate the environment. Choosing organic foods reduces your exposure to pesticides, herbicides, genetically engineered (GE) foods, synthetic food additives and nano ingredients, many of which do not appear on the food label. In addition to protecting the environment and rebuilding soil, buying organic also supports animal welfare and promotes biodiversity of…

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The best cheap GoPro deals, prices and sales on Amazon Prime Day 2019

July 2, 2019

Cheap GoPro prices and deals are our speciality here at TechRadar throughout the year. These tiny cameras have really made a name for themselves. In fact, these little action cameras are so good that the name GoPro is better known than action camera as a product category these days.  The best of the best action cameras don't come cheap though – well most of the time at least. That's why…

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