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After The Death Of Their 12-Year-Old Daughter, Parents Find The Letter She Wrote To Her Future Self

In the wake of tragedy, Taylor Smith's parents stumbled across a letter she had written to herself 10 years in the future.

How Will Drones Change Sports?

Popular Science sat down with drone company Arch Aerial to chat about how drones are changing the way some sports are filmed.<p>A couple years ago, Ryan Baker founded Arch Aerial, a Houston-based drone manufacturer. An archaeologist by training, Baker worked on shooting excavations for clients, and …

Tour de France

Hee haw: 'laughing animals' - in pictures

Look it can't ALL be about the NSA and teacher strikes ... Here are some important animal pictures to add to the mix

Meet the Man Who Jumped Off One World Trade Center

Last summer, I interviewed dozens of the ironworkers who were working around the clock to turn One World Trade Center into the tallest building in …

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Facebook aims to connect the world with 'drones, satellites and lasers'

Following the hubbub of its recent acquisition of virtual reality firm Oculus VR, Facebook has just announced something slightly more altruistic: a team dedicated to bringing basic internet access to everyone in the world. Simply dubbed the Connectivity Lab, the crew is a result of Internet.org, a …

Video: Predictions from TED Talks, 1984-2014

Predictions are a mug’s game. If they come true, you likely didn’t push your thinking hard enough. If they don’t come true, you risk looking like an …

These Shows Used To Be Your Favorite, But Have You Forgotten Them? #NeverForget

Remember the good ol' days when you used to tune in to shows like "Doug," "Hey Arnold!," "Full House," "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," "Family Matters," "Teen Witch," "Clarissa Explains It All," "Alex Mac," "Saved by The Bell" and "Boy Meets World?"<p>Of course you do.<p>But what about those more obscure(ish) …

17 Most Vicious Puppy Attacks Ever

Warning: the following may contain graphically cute images. Viewer discretion is advised.

5 Awful Stories You Shouldn't Laugh At (But Probably Will)

I have been ruined by the Internet. I was exposed to the dark and musky depths of its depravity too young. The Internet crawled inside me and laid …

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5 Awful Side Effects of Insomnia No One Talks About

I have insomnia -- the "I haven't been able to sleep regularly in 25 years" kind. It's extremely hard to talk about, because most people attach the …

The 11 Most Disturbing Tourist Attractions Around the World

No other art form can quite match the surprise factor of a truly beautiful statue. There's no equal to the gut-wrenching elation you experience when …

5 Eerily Human Things You Won't Believe Animals Do

Humans live with the illusion that there is a distinct line between us and everything else in the animal kingdom. People are unique and independent, …

4 Terrifying Myths About Adulthood Every Kid Believes

I was a late bloomer, meaning it took me about twice as long as the average human to stop fucking around and grow up. There are all kinds of reasons …

5 Surprising Things That Manipulate Your Moods Every Day

Most people would like to believe they have a basic grasp on why they feel what they feel. As always, we're here to inform you that what you believe …

6 Most Misleading Movie Titles Ever

Say what you want about <i>Snakes on a Plane</i> as a movie, but at least it delivered on its title. There was a plane, and that plane had snakes <i>right on it</i>. …

7 Warning Labels Modern Music Desperately Needs

Parental advisory stickers have been a mainstay of modern music since sometime in the mid-1980s, when Tipper Gore realized she was too shitty of a …

Cameraman Goes Absolutely Bonkers Filming Oklahoma Storm (NSFW VIDEO)

THIS IS OKLAHOMA!<p>We're getting a hail storm. We're receiving heavy hail. Hail and rain. Oh yeah, I was just talking about this, we're getting some small hail and some heavy rains. It could be a severe thunderstorm now.<p>The winds are starting to pick up big time. Whoa. Wow. Whoooooaaa.<p>OH MY GOD. …

Ga. Bank Accidentally Deposits $31,000 In Teen's Account

A teenager in Hull, Ga., has reportedly become a big spender after mistakenly receiving a $31,000 bank deposit.<p>Problem is, First Citizens Bank wants the money back.<p>The brouhaha started March 7 when a man with the same name as the 18-year-old attempted to deposit $31,000 at a branch in Madison …

Medical First: 3-D Printed Skull Successfully Implanted in Woman

Another day, another advance in 3-D printing technology.<p>Doctors in the Netherlands report that they have for the first time successfully replaced most of a human’s skull with a 3-D printed plastic one — and likely saved a woman's life in the process.<p>The 23-hour surgery took place three months ago …

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U.S. Near Top Of List Of Countries That Carried Out The Most Death Penalties Last Year

The countries that carried out the most death penalties in 2013: the U.S., Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Iran, and China, according to a report by Amnesty International.<p>In an annual report released Thursday, Amnesty International found a 15% increase in the number of death penalty sentences carried out in …

West Nile virus may have met its match: tobacco

A drug made inside tobacco plants neutralizes West Nile virus in mice<p>Some people think of tobacco as a drug, whereas others think of it as a therapy — or both. But for the most part, it's hard to find people who think of the tobacco plant in terms of its medical applications. Qiang Chen, an …

103-Year-Old Grandma Celebrates Birthday with a Tattoo

Evelyn Kottman turned 103 years old this year and decided to celebrate her birthday by going to a casino, feasting at an all-you-can-eat buffet, and getting a tattoo! Accompanied by her grandkids, the centenarian didn't hold back one bit. Even at the casino, she wasn't the typical old bitty at the …

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41 Things You Need To Know Right Now, For No Reason In Particular

How have you lived this long without seeing a walrus sleeping on a submarine?<p>All of these are picture based so there's really no excuse to refrain from spending the roughly two minutes it'll take to learn everything. We expect you to nod your head slightly and say, "hmm," or "oh, so <i>that's</i> what that …

Low Back Pain Biggest Source Of Disability Worldwide

<i>From Mother Nature Network's Starre Vartan:</i><p>It's not the most surprising news, but it's not what anyone who has experienced back pain wants to hear: A new report published in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases journal says that lower back pain causes more disability worldwide than any other health …

Invasive Cancer Rate Drops In US

By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer<p>Published: 03/27/2014 01:03 PM EDT on LiveScience<p>Rates of new cancer cases in the United States have fallen slightly in recent years, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>Between 2009 and 2010, the rate of invasive cancer in …

How Being Ignored Helped A Woman Discover The Breast Cancer Gene

Back in the 1970s, a geneticist named Mary-Claire King decided she needed to figure out why women in some families were much more likely to get breast cancer.<p>It took 17 years for King and her colleague to identify the single gene that could cause both breast and ovarian cancer. During that time, …

One in 68: Living With Autism

Marcus O'Loughlin, 8, tries to breathe through the mesh of a bouncy castle at the WakeMed Soccer Park during a birthday<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Carolyn Van Houten<p>…

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