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47 Books Every College Grad Should Read

The reading doesn't end with class.

John Travolta: Scientology is a target because it 'really works well'

The actor defends his beliefs on US TV, claiming most people attack Scientology because ‘it’s not understood’<p>John Travolta has again come out in defence of Scientology after the release of Alex Gibney’s controversial documentary Going Clear.<p>While doing press for new thriller The Forger on Good …

Religion

Ryan Murphy Confirms All 'American Horror Story' Seasons Are Connected

Following months of speculation, Ryan Murphy has confirmed that all seasons of "American Horror Story" are connected. Murphy revealed the news during an interview with Entertainment Weekly, published on Friday:<p>They’re all connected. We’re just beginning to tell you how they’re connected. They’re …

Major TV networks support new app that lets users cut video clips with their iPhones

Comedy Central's upcoming roast of Justin Bieber, led by comedian Kevin Hart, will inevitably fill social media with clips of the greatest — and …

Social Media

Check Out This 1950s Timelapse Video of Disneyland's Construction

Steven Spielberg to direct adaptation of virtual reality novel Ready Player One

Oscar-winning director will take on cult sci-fi book after making Roald Dahl’s The BFG<p>Steven Spielberg is to direct an adaptation of the cult virtual reality novel Ready Player One, according to Deadline.<p>Ernie Cline’s 2011 science fiction tale centres on a teenager, Wade Watts, from the ghettos of …

Study shows humans are evolving faster than previously thought

Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution<p>Humans are evolving more rapidly than previously thought, according to the largest ever genetics study of a single population.<p>Scientists reached the conclusion after …

Evolution

9 Under-The-Radar Attractions In The U.S.

The Grand Canyon. The Statue of Liberty. Mount Rushmore. These iconic tourist attractions are definitely on everyone's must-see list, but there are also a number of hidden gems throughout the country that often go unnoticed. From a ride through the mountains of Nevada on a railway dating back 100 …

Mount Rushmore

US twice denies young Mexican visa for desperately needed heart transplant

Jose Chua Lopez had saved for treatment at the prestigious Mayo Clinic for an urgently needed heart and liver transplant<p>Family and friends raised thousands of dollars to send Jose Chua Lopez to the prestigious Mayo Clinic for an urgently needed heart and liver transplant.<p>But the 20-year-old Mexican …

Mayo Clinic

The film that makes me cry – Forrest Gump

I don’t cry at films, which is unsurprising as I don’t generally cry. I’ve attended funerals where I’m the only dry-eyed mourner, and I sometimes worry that failing to weep amounts to inhumanity. Thank goodness, then, for Forrest Gump, the one thing guaranteed to get me blubbing.<p>It superbly plays …

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David O. Russell disowned Accidental Love for good reason

Squint hard enough and it’s possible to see the sharper, more inspired comedy David O. Russell might have made out of <i>Accidental Love</i>. Technically …

David O. Russell

NSYNC's 'No Strings Attached' and Backstreet Boys' 'Black and Blue': We rank the songs

Exactly fifteen years ago today, NSYNC gave the world <i>No Strings Attached—</i>the group’s second (and strongest) album. Six months later, the Backstreet …

The Ridiculously Sweet Story Behind Mister Rogers' Cardigans

<i>Would you be mine? Could you be mine? Won't you be my neighbor?</i><p>Fred Rogers, the star of the classic PBS show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," would've turned 87-years-old on March 20.<p>When you think of Mr. Rogers you likely think of either his miniature town or his cardigans. During every episode, …

Fred Rogers

22 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a 23-year-old student asked: "What can people start doing now that will help them a lot in five</i> …

Scientists Call For Moratorium On Human Genetic Experiments

Prominent scientists have called for a temporary halt on research aimed at editing the DNA of human embryos, fearing a real-life Gattaca. "Human beings are not lab rats,” said one.<p>Citing safety fears for babies, genetics researchers on Thursday called for a halt to experiments that would alter the …

8 Beauty Myths That Are Actually True

Get your facts straight to get even more gorgeous.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover</i>.<p>We’re quick to write off most beauty myths as total fabrications—like that one about toothpaste causing chemical burns. But lo and behold, some of the craziest beauty-related "urban …

Neurologist Oliver Sacks has terminal liver cancer

<b>NEW YORK --</b> Famed neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks is fighting terminal cancer.<p>Sacks, the author of several books on brain conditions including …

Seven Reasons That Facebook is Dangerous for Your Mental Health

We all do it. Refreshing our news feeds until our thumbs are tired, confused that nothing significant enough to require a status has happened in the …

‘Star Wars,’ ‘Avengers,’ ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’: 15 must-see movies of 2015 | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

Here's a look at 15 genre releases slated for 2015. (Handout)<p>Mila Kunis stars as Jupiter Jones in "Jupiter Ascending." (Warner Bros.)<p>A poster for "Chappie." (Sony Pictures)<p>Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) in "The Divergent Series: Insurgent." (Andrew Cooper / Lionsgate)<p>Aaron …

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Fitness

Fox Is Moving Forward With The X-Men Spinoff Starring Channing Tatum As Gambit

In a move that has long been rumored, and begged for by Channing Tatum, Fox has officially announced production on a Gambit spinoff from <i>X-Men</i> (for which they’ve long owned the licensed from Marvel) starring ya boi, the one and only hardest twerkin’ man in show-bizznasty, Channing C-Tates Tatum as …

Exploring The Double Lives Of Everyday People Living With Mental Illness

"Whenever I was depressed, I always felt like I had two separate lives," photographer Liz Obert explained to The Huffington Post. "One that people saw everyday and the one that could barely get out of bed in the morning. For years I struggled with how to make this into art."<p>Through "Dualities," …

How Your Brain Decides Without You - Issue 19: Illusions

Princeton’s Palmer Field, 1951. An autumn classic matching the unbeaten Tigers, with star tailback Dick Kazmaier—a gifted passer, runner, <i>and</i> punter …

Psychology

Epilepsy: A true window on the brain

What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

It may seem to consume every spare moment of our lives, but the world's most famous social networking app is chewing up our mobiles too, with Facebook topping a global list of the most performance-draining Android apps, which considered battery drain, storage consumption and data use.<p>But it's not …

Train Your Brain to Think More Clearly

Neuroscience says that honing how you speak and write also hones the way you think.<p>According to the latest neuroscience, the human brain uses neurons in the left visual cortex to process written words as whole word units. The brain combines these words and their stored meanings to remember and …

13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …

Introverts' secrets of success - CNN.com

Probably the world's most powerful introvert right now? Barack Obama, President of the United States was described in one New York Times article as being able to "rouse a stadium of 80,000 people" but "smaller group settings can be harder for him."<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Awesomely successful introverts<p>Marissa …

The Most Incredible Home Makeovers in Movie History

These transformations are stunning proof of the power of change.<p>Thanks to the wonders of movie magic, the messy details of home renovations are usually glossed over with a quick montage set to a motivational soundtrack. But whether a makeover tears characters apart, brings them back together, or …

Sex and the City