Leah J. Langhoff

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Meet the ‘living dead’: Forensic scientists’ new weapon

The bacteria in and on our bodies can betray some of our deepest secrets – even after we die. Linda Geddes investigates.<p>In the seconds after you breathe your last breath, the living dead take over. Now that your blood no longer flows, oxygen levels within your body plummet and degrading chemical …

Biology

Edward Norton On Fight Club

Edward Norton is in a thoughtful mood. “You know, Fight Club could have been a very different film” he explains, his forehead creased.<p>“It didn’t need …

Edward Norton stars in John Oliver's fake movie about infrastructure

John Oliver spotlighted infrastructure—the most thrilling of topics—on Sunday’s episode of Comedy Central’s <i>Last Week Tonight</i> by airing a minutes-long …

Edward Norton just released a special edition run of the coat he wore in 'Birdman'

Edward Norton just released a special edition run of the coat he wore in "Birdman."<p>Norton says that his friends and c o-workers all wanted one after seeing him rock it in the film. As a result, he teamed up with the designer to re-release it for a limited run.<p>Norton writes that "every dollar from …

Edward Norton’s Cameo on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Is Too Good to Miss

I’d feel guilty telling you to skip past <b>John Oliver’s</b> <i>great</i> segment on infrastructure just to get you to the cameo-filled fake trailer at the end. Especially since Oliver’s whole point is that people overlook the importance of bridge, road, and tunnel maintenance because it lacks sex appeal. So …

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

Childbirth

Best Looks: Lady Gaga

Wow.<p>Lady Gaga is an expert at leaving everyone guessing with her fearless sartorial choices. See all her most remarkable looks.

32 Things Every New Yorker Should Do This Fall

There are crisp days perfect for walks in the park, hot apple cider from local farmer's markets, and football.<p>There are also tons of events and festivals, from the New York City Marathon to the Wine & Food Festival.<p>Autumn officially starts this Sunday on the 22nd, so get ready for the new season …

New York City

Elizabeth Taylor photographed by Sanford Roth, 1954

Elizabeth Taylor photographed by Sanford Roth, 1954.

America's Most Beautiful Covered Bridges

A covered bridge played a supporting role in one of Hollywood's most intense and fleeting love stories: <i>The Bridges of Madison County</i>, which still inspires visitors to seek out Iowa's Roseman Covered Bridge. (It ranks higher on TripAdvisor than John Wayne's nearby birthplace.)<p>Embodying a simpler …

New England

12 Amazing Photos of Animals Congregating

<b>Stingrays</b><p>While we'll always be big fans of wildlife photography in general, there's nothing quite like seeing hundreds, thousands and even millions of animals congregating like this. Whether these photographers have captured animal migrations, where major animal groups travel long distances in …

Whales

Luxe Urban Camping: The Hotel Daniel Airstream in Vienna

Kitted out by a professional yacht interior designer, a 1952 Airstream at the Hotel Daniel in Vienna offers luxe minimalism for the urban camper.<p>For …

The Legend of Giants: A New Mural by Natalia Rak | Colossal

<p>This is a great new mural by Polish artist and graphic designer Natalia Rak that was painted as part of the Folk on the Street art festival in …

Is iOS 7 making you seasick? Here’s how to turn off the parallax effect.

As people upgrade their old iPhones(s aapl) to iOS 7 — or get new handsets running Apple’s latest software — some are reportedly getting seasick on …

Google Improves Knowledge Graph With Comparisons And Filters, Brings Cards & Cross-Platform Notifications To Mobile

Google is turning 15 tomorrow and, fittingly, it’s celebrating the occasion by announcing a couple of new features for Google Search. The mobile search interface, for example, is about to get a bit of a redesign with results that are clustered on cards “so you can focus on the answers you’re …

'Paranormal Activity 5' Adds 'Almanac' Scribes – /Film

2013 marks the first year without a <i>Paranormal Activity</i> movie since the original hit theaters in 2009, but Paramount plans to make up for that gap by …

Horror

SHANE DAWSON ROAST

22 Dogs Who Seriously Don't Want To Be Part Of Your Stupid Selfie

Leave them alone. Leave the poor dogs alone.

This Is What It Looks Like When A Piglet Is Saved From The Slaughterhouse

Meet Yoda the piglet!<p>It is always so heart warming when a community gets together to make a difference a one little soul. Thank you so very much for everyone's support, it truly is heart warming. This is a pic of the piglet having a bath at the animal control shelter to ensure that there is no grit …

19 Dogs That Really Need A Hug Right Now

Sad face.

The 35 Cutest Facts Of All Time

I'm about to drop a bomb on you. An adorable, adorable bomb.<p>Post inspired by this subreddit as well as this thread here and this list.

It's OK To Cry While You Watch This Fireman Rescue An Unconscious Kitten

Click play, grab your tissues, and feel your heart grow three sizes today.

36 Pieces Of Lil Bub Art That Will Brighten Your Day

These are so cute they might just break the internet. Thanks for that, Spoke Art gallery!

18 Pains Short People Experience At Bars

It's a thing, OK?

22 Totally Ludicrous Products For Cat Owners

Only the best for your precious feline.

This Dog Will Teach You How To Drink From A Water Fountain

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Robots Now Replacing Chinese Factory Workers and U.S. Fighter Pilots

Tom Cruise in that <i>Top Gun</i> movie, Han Solo, and that U.S. Airways pilot who landed a busted passenger jet in the Hudson River are some of the many …

Curiosity sample shows astronauts could mine water from Martian soil

It's widely accepted that Mars was once home to streams and rivers, and that parts of its ice cap are composed of frozen water. But could there still be moisture in the planet's soil? After analyzing a sample collected by the Curiosity rover, a team of scientists has found strong evidence that …