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Beautifully Endless Looping GIFs Created by a Legally Blind Artist

Native American artist George Redhawk creates eerily beautiful gifs even though he's legally blind. With help from computer software, the designer utilizes the art of gif-making to show others how he sees the world as a man who suddenly lost his sight. “It's an artistic expression of the confusion …

Art

Man in Germany dies of complications stemming from Mers virus

Victim succumbed to a lung disease after recovering from the infection he is believed to have contracted from a camel in the UAE<p>A 65-year-old man has died in Germany from medical complications after being treated for the Mers-CoV virus that has spread through the Middle East and spilled out to …

Disease

Immunotherapy: the big new hope for cancer treatment

Analysis: A combination therapy – helping the body’s own defences fight cancer cells – has shown impressive results for terminally ill melanoma patients<p>Immunotherapy is the most exciting development in cancer treatment in years, beginning to take off at a time when much cancer drug research seems …

Immunotherapy

How To Build A Hovercraft From Styrofoam Plates

Just in time for Marty McFly's arrival in the future<p>If you believe the old Hollywood prophecies, Marty McFly will be hopping out of Doc Brown’s DeLorean on October 21st. And when he gets to the future, he’ll need a hoverboard. You can do your part to prevent a time paradox--just slap together this …

DIY

Virotherapy: skin cancer successfully treated with herpes-based drug

‘Virotherapy’ uses modified herpes virus to attack melanoma cells and has potential to overcome cancer even when disease has spread throughout the body<p>Patients with aggressive skin cancer have been treated successfully using a drug based on the herpes virus, in a trial that could pave the way for a …

Cancer

Mars Curiosity Rover Changes Route – and Finds Intriguing Rocks

NASA's Curiosity rover Curiosity has found a new route to some interesting rocks on Mars after its original path proved too difficult to traverse.<p>Scientists want the car-size Curiosity rover to check out a "geological contact" where two different rock units meet. Curiosity tried to reach such a …

Mars Rover

A gentleman only needs these 5 items to transition his wardrobe to spring

Spring is fickle. It's hard to know when it's arrived to stay, which makes it hard for a gentleman to juggle every item of clothing he needs for the season.<p>Basically, the challenge is how to stay warm without looking like you're still in hibernation.<p>Here's your solution: You only really need 5 …

Scotch Eggs - Crispy Sausage-Wrapped Soft Cooked Egg - How to Make Scotch Eggs

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria From Texan Cattle Yards Are Now Airborne, Study Finds

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

California attorney general to ask judge to halt 'shoot the gays' initiative

Exclusive: Kamala Harris tells the Guardian the Sodomite Suppression Act ‘has no place in a civil society’, but experts caution it is unclear how court would rule<p>California’s attorney general will go to court to stop a controversial proposed ballot initiative that calls for the legalized execution …

Kamala

Defects In Apple MacBook Pro With Retina Display Laptops Leads To 'Staingate'

If you own a MacBook Pro with Retina Display, then you may be upset to hear that its screen may be susceptible to stains and scratches. Hundreds of Apple customers are complaining about the anti-reflective coating on their MacBook Pro with Retina Display laptops wearing off or scratching. The …

MacBook Pro