Kristina Delzer

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The Force Awakens Bad Lip Reading

Bad Lip Reading not only made us laugh our asses off with their take on <i>Episode VII,</i> they managed to get Mark Hamill himself to play the voice of Han …

Ancient Egypt: 6,000-year-old rock art discovered in necropolis shows shamanic rituals

The rock carvings are about 2,000 years older than the ancient cemetery where they were found.<p>A carving showing a hunter armed with a bow, a dancing …

The Silk Road Could Be Thousands of Years More Ancient Than We Realised

Time to rethink who actually built it.<p>The fabled Silk Road may be one of the most famous and important trade networks in Earth's history, but a new …

Donald Trump’s disdain for teleprompters is yet another sign he has blown up the norms of truth and speech

We watch them giving speeches. Their delivery is enthusiastic, fiery, full of pathos. They pause at length, as if to think. They continue talking. They are applauded for their eloquence and their sincerity. Yet, on either side of their podium, we spy a set of transparent boards, on which a text is …

Public Speaking

Gabby Douglas opens up about 'hurtful' social media she's endured during Olympics

After winning yet another gold medal at the 2016 Rio games, what should be a week Gabby Douglas celebrates for the rest of her life has been anything but.<p>Whether it was the extreme backlash she received for not putting her hand over her heart during the Star Spangled Banner, not qualifying for the …

Mom of first person saved by DNA sequencing fighting to increase access

When Nic Volker was 2, his mother discovered an abscess on his rectum, and soon after, whenever he’d eat, his body would punish him by forming holes in his intestine. The once-healthy little boy’s condition led to a colectomy and mystified scientists for years until 2009, when he underwent DNA …

An Artist Just Recreated the Crown Jewels Using 2,500 Flowers

The project took five people and more than 100 hours to complete.<p>To celebrate the Queen's 90th birthday, renowned floral artist Joseph Massie was tasked with putting his own unique twist on the Royal Collection (better known as the Crown Jewels), which are the most powerful symbols of the British …

The Strange Power of a Medieval Poem About the Death of a Child

The medieval poem “Pearl” was written by someone whose identity we do not know, and is set mostly within a dream. Neither of these facts is unusual in medieval poetry. Authorship is often unclear for works from that period, and dreams were popular as literary devices: then, as now, dreams allow …

First direct evidence for ultra-fast responses in human amygdala to fear - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

For the first time, an international team of scientists lead by researchers from the Campus de Excelencia Internacional Moncloa (UCM-UPM) has shown …

Kidnapped Tennessee Girl Carlie Trent Returns Home

The little Tennessee girl whose kidnapping sparked a statewide search and anguish for her family was all smiles Friday when she was finally returned home.<p>But as 9-year-old Carlie Trent was getting reacquainted with her kin in rural Hawkins County, police were interviewing the man accused of …

Crime

The 5 Shadiest Practices Of Modern Pet Stores

Who doesn't love having a pet? America is chock full of dogs and cats -- 70 million and 75 million of them, respectively. Factor in the guinea pigs, …