Elliot Ashe

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These Kids Let Their Dad Color their Drawings. This was the Result

Yesterday reddit user Tatsputin uploaded an album of drawings by his kids that he colored in while on business trips. Every month the father of two …

Deadly brain-eating amoeba found in Louisiana water system, CDC confirms

A rare amoeba that caused the August death of a child in south Louisiana has been found in five locations in a north Louisiana water system, state health regulators said Tuesday.<p>The state Department of Health and Hospitals said in a news release that the federal Centers for Disease Control and …

The Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Ron Mueck

London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with …

Keegan Bradley hits Presidents Cup fan in head with wild drive

A wayward Keegan Bradley drive resulted in one of the scarier moments you'll see at a golf tournament. Bradley's drive on the 14th hole at Muirfield Village went right up the left rope line, and directly hit a fan in what looked like the head. The fan toppled to the ground instantly:<p>Golf Channel …

The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed. With the variety of natural wonders and stunning cities throughout the world, finding the best views can be somewhat of a daunting task. …

Hong Kong

Study finds that fans of losing NFL teams are more likely to get fat

Fans of losing teams like to say that their favorite team is killing them. They may be right.<p>A study in the academic journal <i>Psychological Science</i> found that fans of losing teams consume more calories the day after games than fans of teams that win.<p>Yes, losing can make fatter fans.<p>Professor Pierre …

A New App Tells A Neverending Bedtime Story, Of A Kid’s Own Design

InfiniScroll, populated by a winding parade of creatures with tails and tales, is an upgrade for child and parent.<p>A favorite tale of children’s book publishers and parenting blogs is set in a land not so far away, where the evil e-reader is a slayer of the bedtime story. In another version of the …

Bedtime Stories

Tracy McGrady retires: A look back at T-Mac's greatest moments

We take a look at the best moments from Tracy McGrady's incredible career. Strap in and enjoy the highlights.<p>After 15 seasons in the NBA, Tracy McGrady announced his retirement live on ESPN's First Take, just two months after his first and only appearance in the NBA Finals. Finishing with career …

The Devil’s Drug: The True Story of Meth in New Mexico

In anticipation of the new season of Breaking Bad, Nick Romeo travels to New Mexico to separate fact from fiction about the meth trade in New Mexico. …

Elon Musk just started building a real 'Iron Man' laboratory

The SpaceX founder plans to unveil gesture-based system next week<p>SpaceX and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has often been compared to a real life version of Tony Stark, aka Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau has openly said that Musk inspired his depiction of Stark in the first <i>Iron Man</i> film, and both …

The Prince Who Blew Through Billions

When two British lawyers, Faith Zaman and Thomas Derbyshire, signed on in 2004 to manage the affairs of Prince Jefri Bolkiah, notorious playboy brother of the Sultan of Brunei, they entered a world of orgiastic wealth: 250 companies, 2,000 cars, luxury hotels, planeloads of women and polo ponies, …

Kobe Bryant Calls Tracy McGrady the Toughest Guy He's Ever Played Against

Michael Jordan. LeBron James. Kevin Durant. Carmelo Anthony. Grant Hill. Derrick Rose. Allen Iverson.<p>The list of great players that Kobe Bryant has guarded could just go on and on. Throughout his career, he's been one of the best man-to-man defenders in basketball, and one player stands out above …

Basketball

Kyrie Irving Pulls off an Insane Crossover at Jamal Crawford's Seattle Pro-Am

Kyrie Irving is a bad, bad man.<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star point guard, also known as Uncle Drew, showed out at the Jamal Crawford Pro-Am on Friday night with some highlight-reel handles on his way to a left-handed throwdown.<p>His defender managed to stay on his feet, unlike Brandon Knight …

Basketball

The 15 Greatest Masterpieces At The Louvre

The grand art museum houses 35,000 masterpieces, from prehistory to contemporary works. But with over 600,000 square feet of exhibition space, navigating the enormous museum can be overwhelming if you don't know what to look out for.<p>Christine Kuan, the chief curator at Artsy, selected 15 must-see …

Leonardo Da Vinci

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

Fly Geyser, Nevada’s Coolest (And Least Known) Attraction

Forget Las Vegas or Area 51, Fly Geyser in Nevada offers much brighter and otherworldly sights at a much cheaper cost.<p>Source: ZME Science<p>Nestled on a …

Fishing

Copper linked to Alzheimer's disease

Mixed evidence on the role of copper in Alzheimer's<p><b>A lifetime of too much copper in our diets may be contributing to Alzheimer's disease, US scientists say.</b><p>However, research is divided, with other studies suggesting copper may actually protect the brain.<p>The latest study in Proceedings of the …

Dementia

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