Evan Ferguson

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Al Gore Dreamed Up a Satellite—and It Just Took Its First Picture of Earth

The U.S. Deep Space Climate Observatory just sent back its first view of our home world, and it’s a beauty.<p>One night in February 1998, Vice President Al Gore awoke with a start.<p>He had dreamed of a satellite. It would sit far out in space, beyond the reach of more conventional orbiters, so distant …

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

Here’s Why You May Be Aging Faster Than Your Friends

We all have friends who were born in the same year but look years younger (or older) than we do. Now researchers say that such perceptions aren’t …

Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.

Heroin use has dramatically increased across the U.S., spreading to groups it hadn't previously reached, and deaths from overdose have soared, according to a new federal report released Tuesday.<p>Heroin deaths nearly quadrupled in the decade between 2002 and 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and …

Medicine

Hypnotic Images of a Chinese Ghost Town Completely Taken Over by Vegetation

Since being abandoned in the 1990s, Shengshan Island in China has been covered in lush, flourishing vines and leaves.<p>Shengshan Island, a former …

7 inspiring and emotional Oscars quotes from backstage and onstage

LOS ANGELES — "Stay weird, stay different," proclaimed <i>The Imitation Game</i> writer after winning Best Adapted Screenplay, thanking presenter Oprah …

Keith Urban

How Impulsiveness Can Boost Your Creativity

The key may lie in a belief that slightly negative traits have silver linings.<p>Everyone who’s ever prepared for a job interview knows how to turn a personal weakness into a character strength. The flipside of being a little stubborn might be extra persistence. A bit of impatience, properly directed, …

30 Beautiful Photography Links for Your Inspiration

It's been a very active and busy week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching online to find links to …

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