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Colleges are spying on prospective students by quietly tracking them across the internet

“So, where else are you applying?”<p>It’s a question—sneaky, disquieting, and likely familiar to anyone who’s applied for a job—that used to be asked by many of America’s 4,800 colleges. Nervous applicants’ answers could be taken, sometimes unfairly, as indicators of how likely they were to accept an …

College & University

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

Cannabis

Liberia's 'Planet of the Apes' chimps facing starvation

The apes are part of a colony of former research lab captives enjoying retirement uncaged on an atoll deep in the jungle of southern Liberia, known as Monkey Island.<p>The only significant inhabitants of the six islets, the chimps have been living an idyllic existence, fed by human volunteers on their …

The Ten Ugliest Band Breakups of All Time

<b>9. The Clash</b><br>Like any great rock band with multiple super-talented members, the Clash put out a handful of great albums before Mick Jones and Joe …

Deafness could be treated by virus, say scientists

<b>Scientists say they have taken a significant step towards treating some forms of deafness after restoring hearing in animals.</b><p>Defects in a baby's DNA are behind roughly half of cases of hearing loss in early life.<p>The mouse study, published in Science Translational Medicine, showed a virus could …

AMAZING! Woman Proves Sound Can Cure ANYTHING!

By In5D on July 11, 2015 in Health, Science<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal</b> …

The Nipples Of Art History Get An Instagram-Friendly Makeover

Art history made kosher for the Internet police.<p>Are you scandalized by that particular combo of areola and nip that appears on a female form? You know, the salacious peachy patch of skin absolutely unsuitable to float around social media channels?<p>Artist Micol Hebron is here to help. In 2014, the …

Art

A Letter to Millennials: Don't Sleep Through the Revolution

In my last letter, I told you there was a time in the late ’60s when the most critically acclaimed movies and music were also the best selling. The …

Penn Jillette: Reconciling Atheism with Libertarianism

<b>Penn Jillette:</b> This is one of the places that I seem to disagree with Richard Dawkins. Whenever you disagree with Richard Dawkins, the chances are, …

So What Actually IS Plopping?! Everything You Need To Know About The New Beauty Trend…

Plopping has been around for a couple of years now; transforming the lives of curly-haired people since it came over from America.<p>What is plopping? …