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8 Incredible Destinations that are Slowly Disappearing

Whether by the unforgiving hand of time or manmade destruction, some of the world's most beautiful monuments and natural wonders are disappearing. …

Great Barrier Reef

Amy Schumer is First Woman to Land on Forbes' Highest-Paid Comedians List

Comedy has a new queen.<p>Amy Schumer, 35, nabbed the number four spot on on <i>Forbes</i>' annual ranking of highest-paid comedians making her the first ever woman to appear on the list. After generating a very impressive $17 million in the last year she's certainly giving the boys a run for their money.<p>Over …

DarkSky, your favorite iPhone weather app, is now a website

DarkSky, the popular iPhone and Android weather app with dazzling graphics and hyper-specific forecasts, has made a transition onto your desktop.<p>The …

This Marijuana Stock Is on a Roll

Image source: GW Pharmaceuticals, PLC.<p>Following today's announcement, <b>GW Pharmaceuticals PLC</b>'s (NASDAQ: GWPH)Epidiolex has reduced monthly seizure rates in three separate epilepsy trials, including two trials involving patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a rare form of epilepsy. Epidiolex's …

Selena Gomez Just Broke Another Major Record on Instagram

Even though she hasn't posted in over a month.<p>In August, Selena Gomez cancelled the remainder of her Revival tour to deal with lupus-related depression — and it seems she took a break from social media as well. Sel hasn't tweeted or posted an Instagram pic in over a month.<p>But just because Selena is …

Tips For Moving Abroad

Moving from the U.S. to another country? Fantastique! Magnífico! You are beginning a great adventure. But of course, first you need to get there with all of your belongings. Whether you are single, or moving a family and pets here are key factors and to-dos to manage when moving abroad.<p>First, I am …

Credit Cards

Virtual reality could place judges and jurors in the middle of crime scenes without leaving the courtroom

There are exceptions, usually in difficult, high-profile murder cases such as the O.J Simpson trial in 1995 in the US and the Jill Dando murder trial in 2001 in the UK.<p>But asking jurors to become fact finders in this way comes with myriad problems, from possible biases to the logistical and …

Virtual Reality

Kitty Kisses. | lisad, animal, cute, grass stock photo by lisad

Rating: 4.43 out of 5 based on 7 user ratings.<p>Stock photo: Kitty Kisses. | lisad, animal, cute, grass was taken by lisad on 18-06-2016 with samsung …

Hip-Hop

A-Trak Explains How His Team Pulled Off The 'Impossible' Young Thug Video<p>Aaron Williams 03.20.18 2 days ago<p>Tay-K's Capital Murder Case Is The Quintessential American Tragedy<p>Aaron Williams 03.19.18 3 days ago 16 Comments<p>Why Lil Xan's 'Betrayed' May Secretly Be One Of Rap's Best Anti-Drug Anthems …

Cardless cash withdrawal coming to a lot more ATMs, eventually

Getting cash out of an ATM could be getting a bit easier. Finance technology company Fidelity Information Services and ATM provider Payment Alliance International have announced that they will be bringing Touch ID to 70,000 ATMs across the United States.<p>The partnership will allow customers to use …

FinTech

Imperfectly Me — Holy shit, if you haven’t watched Outcast on...

Holy shit, if you haven’t watched Outcast on Cinemax then you are crazy!!! It’s written by the same dude that does The Walking Dead!!! I’m addicted. …

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Mobile Ad Blocking Nearly Doubled Last Year

The market for ads delivered on smartphones may be going away faster than publishers and advertisers hoped or expected.<p>A new research report from …

Ad Blocking

STAINED LIFE

Nashville New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway<p>See more<p>Nashville Tennessee, Nashville City, City Landscape, Cities, Places, Creative, Travel, Instagram, …

Lil' Kim Fights Back at the 'Haters' Who Allegedly Photoshopped Her Butt

We’ve heard from celebrities slamming advertisers for making them look skinnier than they are, but this is a new one – Lil’ Kim is fighting back at …

South Korean Nut Rage Incident Leads to Harsher Aviation Laws

South Korea toughened its aviation security law in the aftermath of the notorious nut rage incident involving a top airline executive.<p>The transport …

South Korea

Country musicians mourn loss of Eagles bandleader Glenn Frey

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country musicians in Nashville mourned the loss of Eagles' bandleader Glenn Frey as they remembered the band's timeless impact with their smooth harmonies and memorable lyrics that embodied the cool California country rock sound.<p>Although they weren't the first to mix country …

Glenn Frey

Largest prime number yet discovered has 22 million digits

New year. New largest prime.<p>A computer in Missouri has discovered the largest known prime number, 274,207,281– 1. It is about 22 million digits long, 5 million digits longer than the previous largest known prime, which was discovered in January 2013.<p>Prime numbers are numbers that are divisible only …

Mathematics

Leonardo DiCaprio Slams Corporate Greed and Calls for the Elimination of Fossil Fuels

Leonardo DiCaprio wants the world to say goodbye to fossil fuels.<p>While being honored for his philanthropic work at the World Economic Forum in Davos …

Climate

Amy Schumer Isn't Here for Your Slut-Shaming "Jokes"

She hit back at a tweeter who took a photo with her.<p>Amy Schumer has made jokes about her promiscuity a huge part of her stand-up, but that doesn't mean she's cool with regular people joking about it too. At the Critics' Choice Awards on Sunday, Amy posed for a photo with teen film critic Lights …

A Man's Fitbit Captured The Exact Moment He Felt Heartbreak

Getting dumped can feel physically excruciating — and this man has the data to back it up.<p>A Fitbit can constantly track your steps, heart rate, and burned calories — but in the process, it can also inadvertently capture life events, like heartbreak, as one Israeli man recently learned.<p>Saturday …

Cat Bound With Electrical Tape Saved By Los Angeles Sheriff's Deputies

The cat's owner is now facing charges of animal cruelty as well as drug possession.<p>Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies found a cat bound in electrical tape Saturday night as they investigated a suspicious car in the Santa Clarita Valley.<p>According to the sheriff's department, deputies stopped to …

Powerball lottery: Record-breaking $1.3 billion jackpot sparks jokes and memes

A Powerball lottery jackpot set to offer a world record $1.3 billion (£900 million) prize has sparked excitement on social media<p>UK lottery fans disappointed at missing out on Saturday’s £66 million jackpot have another chance to land a much bigger prize in the US.<p>Lottery officials say the estimated …

Social Media

David Bowie Dead at 69, Two Days After Releasing New Album

David Bowie, one of music’s greatest inventors and chameleons, died Sunday, only two days after his 69th birthday and release of his new 25th solo album, <i>Blackstar.</i><p>A spokesman confirmed Bowie’s death to Billboard, saying that Bowie “died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous …

David Bowie

Flexible Medical Sensors Made From Chewing Gum

That's a mouthful<p>Chewing gum on your shoe? Annoying. Chewing gum as a medical device? Pretty cool.<p>As detailed in a paper published last month in <i>ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces</i> researchers have discovered they can make a sensor out of chewing gum and carbon nanotubes.<p>To create the sensor, the …

Dentistry

Apple may release a new 4-inch iPhone in 2016

Record sales for the 4.7-inch iPhone 6S and 5.5-inch iPhone 6S Plus are proof people love bigger iPhones. But what about people who have small hands …

Finally, a smartphone you can wash with soap and water

What's better than a waterproof smartphone? How about one you can clean with soap? Kyocera, which has done a line in toughphones for several year, revealed exactly that. Launching in (particularly soap-themed) pink, white and blue options in Japan, don't let the <i>kawaii</i> design fool you -- the phone …

Virgin presses 747 jumbo into space action

<b>Sir Richard Branson is reassigning one of his old Virgin Atlantic 747-400 jumbos to the service of space.</b><p>The jet will be the launch platform for the satellite rocket being developed by another of the entrepreneur's companies - Virgin Galactic.<p>The 747 will carry this booster to high altitude where …

Space Travel

State Supreme Court Says Arkansas Doesn't Have To Disclose Execution Drug Supplier Just Yet

Years ago, Arkansas agreed to disclose information on its execution drug suppliers. Then it changed the law to make it confidential. On Thursday, a judge ruled that the state can't do that. But on Friday, the State Supreme Court granted a temporary stay.<p>An Arkansas judge on Thursday found the …

This Shot of a Diving Kingfisher Was 6 Years and 720K Photos in the Making

Nailing the perfect shot sometimes requires a lot of patience. Scottish photographer Alan McFadyen would know: he spent an estimated 6 years, 4,200 …

Landscape Photography