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Nurse now Ebola-free, released from hospital

A nurse's release Tuesday from an Atlanta hospital leaves a single person in the United States now battling Ebola, though she and others -- including President Barack Obama -- stressed the fight against the deadly virus isn't over.<p>"While this is a day for celebration and gratitude, I ask that we …

Army major general speaks to CNN from inside Ebola quarantine

They're just back from the Ebola hot zone, they can't have any physical contact with family or loved ones and their plastic forks are being burned after each use.<p>But American troops quarantined in Italy have good morale and are proud of their work against the "silent enemy" of Ebola, according to …

Ebola crisis: DEC launches unprecedented appeal for public help

The Disasters Emergency Committee is to launch an unprecedented appeal for help from the public to tackle the Ebola crisis in west Africa, warning that a medical emergency is turning into a humanitarian catastrophe.<p>The DEC – which appeals in times of crisis on behalf of 13 leading aid charities …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

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The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the beauty of the desolate buildings he passed on …

10 Vacations To Take With Your BFF

BAZAAR's edit of the best places to go with your girlfriends.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s edit of the best places to go with your girlfriends.

How Censors Killed The Weird, Experimental, Progressive Golden Age Of Comics

In the 1940s, comic books were often feminist, diverse, and bold. Then the reactionary Comics Code Authority changed the trajectory of comic book culture for good.<p>Comics histories sometimes reduce the Golden Age to the Superman Age: an era of lily white, squeaky-clean, manly-man heroes punching …

Inspiring AcroYoga Sequence Video

Check out this amazing short video of an AcroYoga sequence, filmed in Israel and performed by Noga Schwartz and Roi Silberberg. They artfully filmed …

Toy car adventures - in pictures

Travels with my toys: Photography student Kim Leuenberger has photographed realistic tiny toy cars in scenic landscape settings

10 Child Actors We Never Thought We’d Live to See Play Parents

There are two reasons this nostalgia-soaked list is on our mind today. The first, of course, would be that it’s Mother’s Day. And, like any pop culture site worth its salt, we process holidays, both Hallmark and non, through the lens of film and television. But this isn’t <i>just</i> a list about on-screen …

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Are you part of the 'pay-as-you-live' generation?

Books, CDs, a car. It's amazing what you don't need. One writer reveals why she said goodbye to ‘stuff’ and embraced the new 'lightweight living'<p>One day in 2011 I stood in my flat, surrounded by stacks of shoes, books, CDs and tangles of phone chargers, and felt utterly paralysed. I was 30, I’d …

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How do you photograph the Moon?

A giant sphere of shiny rock is floating over your head while you sleep. Here's how to take a decent photograph of it<p>The Moon. Some say it's made of cheese, conspiracy theorists claim that it's a hologram projected by the New World Order, while so-called scientists believe that it's a giant …

Horst P Horst: the king of fashion photography – in pictures

Straining corsets, daring swimsuits and Marlene Dietrich in full glamour mode … Horst P Horst was one of the 20th century’s master photographers, and this autumn the V&A will celebrate his life and work. As well as his iconic fashion shoots, expect unpublished vintage prints, portraits of Hollywood …

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There’s lots of hype surrounding brain exercises or so-called “brain training” and while there’s some anecdotal evidence to suggest that mental …

On Wednesdays we wear pink! Mean Girls is 10 years...

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Kurt Cobain Note About Courtney Love Disclosed

The 20th anniversary of <b>Kurt Cobain's</b> death brought a new bought of conspiracy theories, with Seattle police placed under pressure to re-open the case.<p>…