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After her skin condition went viral, this rad lady took a stand against bullies

Memes are so commonplace that it’s easy to forget that many of them depict a real, live person. . . and that in many cases, they are just a …

Scientist Takes First-Ever Photo of Rare Bird, Then Kills It in the Name of Science

When Chris Filardi, director of Pacific Programs at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, was finally holding the elusive Guadalcanal …

Birds

How ecotourists actually make things worse for wildlife

Sometimes it seems humans just can't do anything right. The well-intentioned, conservation-minded people who spend millions of dollars a year on ecotourism might be making the very critters they're trying to preserve more vulnerable to predators.<p>That's the warning from a group of ecologists working …

Aztec skull trophy rack discovered at Mexico City’s Templo Mayor ruin site

Such racks, or tzompantli, were used to display severed heads of sacrifice victims on wooden poles, and this one is made partly of skulls mortared together<p>Archaeologists say they have have found the main trophy rack of sacrificed human skulls at Mexico City’s Templo Mayor Aztec ruin site.<p>Racks …

Two more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault

Two more women went public Thursday with accusations that comedian Bill Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted them during the 1970s.<p>Charlotte Fox and a woman who only identified herself as "Elizabeth" revealed details of the alleged assaults while standing alongside attorney Gloria Allred at a New …

16 of the world's most enormous statues

Taking up to 20 years to build and millions of dollars to create, these 16 enormous creations do just that. They'll stand for centuries as icons of history and culture for visitors to enjoy. From the world's largest reclining Buddha to a 105 foot tall sculpture of Mao Zedong, keep scrolling for a …

Mao Zedong

15 Amazing Design Ideas For Your Small Living Room

Eight out of ten adults experience lower back pain once in their lifetime. I am one of those people and I’m definitely not looking forward to my …

The man who saved Kyoto from the atomic bomb

Some historians say US Secretary for War Henry Stimson had a personal reason for sparing Kyoto<p><b>Just weeks before the US dropped the most powerful weapon mankind has ever known, Nagasaki was not even on a list of target cities for the atomic bomb.</b><p>In its place was Japan's ancient capital, Kyoto.<p>The …

Wallet lost during World War II returned to California veteran

A wallet lost overseas during World War II is back in the hands of a Madera County veteran.<p>Eligio Ramos has seen more in his 91 years than many can …

World War II

The Etymology of 'God', Part 1

Chapter 1: “Good God! Or Why Do the Heathens Rage?”<p>While dealing with the etymology of the adjective <i>bad</i>, I realized that an essay on <i>good</i> would be …

A most 'barbarous and revolting murder'

Infanticide is as shocking today as it was 200 years ago, but impressions of its perpetrators have evolved.<p>The village of Lammonby in Cumberland was,</i> …

Hiroshima atomic bombing did not lead to Japanese surrender, historians argue nearing 70th anniversary

The world changed forever when a US bomber dropped the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago.<p>The Americans said they took …

Hiroshima atomic bombing did not lead to Japanese surrender, historians argue nearing 70th anniversary - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The world changed forever when a US bomber dropped the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago.<p>The Americans said they took …

Survey: Cyberbullying On The Rise In Boston Area

Support the news<p>Behind screens, insults fly from fingertips on phones and social media sites. It's a problem that one survey says is on the rise in …

Causes of World War 1

World War 1 was caused by a combination of several factors that made the most devastating military conflict to that time unavoidable. Assassination …

Japan revisionists deny WW2 sex slave atrocities

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1184000/1184062_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534442208_27cff448b67c02abf884e37592b6480a<p><b>Seventy years after the end of World War Two, the voices of revisionism in Japan are growing stronger and moving into the mainstream, particularly on</b> …

Japan

31 musicians who quit bands right before they became famous

Timing – in music as in life – is everything. Sometimes you’re dead on beat. Other times, you go too soon. That’s what happened to these 31 artists …

Toronto Brothers Design 'Inkbox' Temporary Tattoos That Look And Feel Real

Thinking about getting inked, but not ready to make the commitment? These two-week tattoos may be your answer.<p>Toronto-based bothers and co-founders …

25 beautifully understated minimalist tattoos

Beautiful tattoos come in all shapes and sizes — they don't have to be bright or loud. If you're interested in a more discreet or subtle aesthetic, a …

Tattoos

Can We Trust the Bible?

The Bible is unarguably an incredible book. It is the best-selling, most quoted, most published, most circulated, most translated, most influential …

Dragons: Zoology, Culture, and More

Last week, I received in the mail a review copy of Dr. Karl Shuker’s <i>Dragons in Zoology, Cryptozoology, and Culture</i>. This is an excellent book for …

How Many Of These Creatures From Greek Mythology Do You Believe In?

<i>Do you dream of battling these fabled beasts like the heroes of antiquity?</i>

Hitler & Germany: The Satanic Cult That Lived In WW2 Germany

Russian artist creates amazing fantasy portraits inspired by the Slavic mythology

Fantasy surreal art is loosely-defined subgenre, which have grown highly popular for the last decade. It explores imaginary visions, dream state, …

The story of Ahalya and Indra: Was it really adultery?

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>The law books of ancient India blame the man squarely, on the assumption that all women are seductive, but the man is …

The Chase: a tiny film

Honestly, we went to Iceland to catch big fish. It was that simple. We wanted to bask in the late Arctic sun while bringing dreamy meter-long …

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