Lauren Hartland

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These Superhumans Are Real and Their DNA Could Be Worth Billions

Steven Pete can put his hand on a hot stove or step on a piece of glass and not feel a thing, all because of a quirk in his genes. Only a few dozen …

Books to read your first summer after graduating college

If you’re anything like me, the process of graduating college felt like a wave crashing on shore. All the excitement and congratulations and …

These Are The Top Jobs For College Graduates In 2015

The unemployment rate may be historically high for young adults, but new college graduates are in demand in certain industries.<p>The job market for new college graduates is red hot, according to the most recent report from Michigan State University’s Collegiate Employment Research Institute …

Columbia becomes first U.S. university to divest from prisons

<b>(CNN) —</b> Columbia University has become the first college in the United States to divest from private prison companies, following a student activist campaign.<p>The decision means the Ivy League school -- which boasts a roughly $9 billion endowment -- will sell its estimated 220,000 shares in G4S, the …

Top Apps For Spending Smarter In College

Running between classes and the library, students might not find time to make a trip to the bank. Little expenses here and there can add up and soon a student could be left wondering where all the money went. With the help of these apps, college students can keep track of exactly where their money …

Want to help kids succeed in college? Let them take a gap year.

Want independent, well-adjusted kids who succeed in college, career and beyond? Parke Muth, a veteran college admissions consultant who spent nearly three decades in the University of Virginia’s admissions office, makes the argument that the best investment you can make in your kid’s college …

Fifty Shades rewrite Grey breaks record in first week

<b>EL James' new Fifty Shades of Grey spin-off novel has broken the first week UK sales record for adult books.</b><p>Grey sold 647,401 copies in its first three days, beating record holder Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol, which sold 551,000 copies in five days in 2009.<p>The book tells the same Fifty Shades story …

Shades of Grey

Katherine Heigl on 'Grey's Anatomy' shocking death and her possible return to the series

Katherine Heigl may not be on "Grey's Anatomy anymore, but she's feeling the fans' pain over the death of Dr. Derek Shepherd.<p>Heigl, who played Dr, Izzie Stevens from 2005-10, told ET that she was "devastated" over the death of the beloved Grey's character.<p>"I just can't imagine the show without …

Canadian eye surgery could prevent blindness in thousands worldwide

Surgeons at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children have developed a procedure that could prevent blindness in patients with corneal anesthesia, a …

1. Tokyo

“By any conventional measure Tokyo should be a disaster,” Monocle says, yet somehow its millions of inhabitants, work, get around and play inclose proximity, and manage to avoid extreme gaps of economic disparity. The survey also highlights Tokyo’s cheap and punctual public transport, food and …

Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe Just Majorly Shut Down Her Slut-Shamers

ALERT: Having sex with someone you're dating is pretty standard.<p>Last night on <i>The Bachelorette</i>, Kaitlyn Bristowe did something millions of twentysomething women have done before: had sex with someone she's been on a few dates with and likes and is attracted to. For some reason, this was …

Meet Hulk, a 175-Pound Pit Bull and a Lovable Gentle Giant

Meet Hulk, an enormous pit bull that lives in New Hampshire. He's only 18 months old but is already 175 pounds and growing, making him one of the world's largest pit bulls. Hulk is even trained as a professional guard dog by his owners, Marlon and Lisa Grannan. They run Dark Dynasty K9s, which is a …

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What will Marvel hatch next for Spider-Man?

Photograph: Allstar/COLUMBIA PICTURES/Sportsphoto Ltd./Allstar<p>School days ... Andrew Garfield and Dane DeHaan in The Amazing Spider-Man 2<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/3/6/1425644283764/bcd47062-1b70-459b-bdeb-f8d84d359be8-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: …

Amazing Spider-Man