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The Top 20 Street Style Moments 2013

From the off-beat style of Copenhagen to the reverence of Couture, sunny disposition of Art Basel and general showmanship of the main season shows, Diego Zuko captured a memorable year in street style.<p>From the off-beat style of Copenhagen to the reverence of Couture, sunny disposition of Art Basel …

Taste Tour: Los Angeles' Best Restaurants

Always Look Out for the Opportunity

Secretary of State Kerry offhandedly suggested that Assad might be able to avoid a retaliatory strike if he surrendered control of his chemical …

A Sideline Reporter Got A Serious Concussion After Being Hit In The Head With A Football

Oliver remained on the sideline for the game, and appeared to be okay, but according to the New York Daily News, she suffered a serious concussion.<p>After interviewing referee Ed Hochuli, Oliver was struck in the face but didn't even quite remember what happened after that until she asked people …

Concussion

Kraft, Brady discuss Tebow's exit

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Tuesday that he wanted Tim Tebow to make the roster and hopes he gets another shot to play quarterback …

If you’ve ever wondered how a hawk with a huge wingspan can zip through a forest without smashing into trees, take a look at this video

If you’ve ever wondered how a hawk with a huge wingspan can zip through a forest without smashing into trees, take a look at this video. It’s fascinating.

7 Survival Life Hacks That Could Save Your Life

Obamacare litmus: Lawmaker perks

Leaders on Capitol Hill fought quietly behind the scenes for months to tweak Obamacare rules, so the government could keep making big premium payments for aides and lawmakers when they were pushed onto the new health care exchanges.<p>But that victory is turning into something else for Republicans up …

6 Things To Keep In Mind As Obama Confronts Syria

As President Obama attempts to make good on his threats to punish Syrian officials for crossing a "red line" by allegedly using deadly chemical weapons, he's being buffeted by political crosscurrents.<p>Some arise from the structure of U.S. democracy itself, and the balance of powers between the …

The Onion Denies Taking A Serious Line On Syria

Satire or campaigning? The Onion has been one of the most consistent voices on Syria for months.<p>WASHINGTON — Though <i>The Onion</i> is a satirical newspaper, its Syria coverage in the past few months has been anything but: a series of articles have slammed President Barack Obama for his inaction on Syria, …

Louie Gohmert, Voice Of America

<b>This got past me</b> the other day, but it's a good indication of how idiocy spreads in this modern communications age, and how idiocy is rather like plutonium that way -- if you can't keep it locked up in your country, then I wind up hiding under my bed in mine. The piquant passage is deep in the …

Monkeys

RMNP Fall 03

Element of the week: fermium

Which element that I've told you about so far is the most boring?<p>This week's element is fermium, a synthetic transuranic actinide with the symbol <b>Fm</b> and atomic number <b>100</b>. Although a group at the Nobel Institute for Physics in Stockholm first reported their discovery of this element, the Berkeley …

Human Urban Activity Makes Animals Develop Bigger Brains

A study finds urban mammals have significantly larger brains than their rural cousins.<p>Humans aren't just changing the climate, causing earthquakes and you know, generally adapting the world to suit our whims. Human activity might also be driving increased brain size in animals! Woo, evolution!<p>In a …

Our first line of defence against violent solar storms

Meet the people who are the first to know if a violent solar storm will hit our planet, and discover why we may only have 12 hours to do anything about it.<p>The Earth is under constant threat of attack. I know this because I am watching events unfold on screens in the darkened operations room of our …

Apollo Missions

Julia Child Was Wrong: Don't Wash Your Raw Chicken, Folks

It seems almost sacrilegious to question the wisdom of Julia Child.<p>First with her opus <i>Mastering the Art of French Cooking</i> and later with her PBS cooking show, the unflappably cheerful Child helped rescue home cookery from the clutches of convenience food. She taught us how to love — and take pride …

Week in Photos: Aug. 23, 2013

From a frog at a London weigh-in to flooding in the Philippines, see the week’s most striking images.<p>Aaron Favila/AP; Muzaffar Salman/Reuters; Bullit …

Another Study Of Preemies Blasted Over Ethical Concerns

For the second time in four months, the consumer group Public Citizen is alleging that a large, federally funded study of premature infants is ethically flawed.<p>Both complaints raise a big issue that's certain to get more attention beyond these particular studies: What's the ethically right way to …

Packing For The Apocalypse And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Science diplomacy works, but only when it's genuine

The Obama administration's revival of the concept of science diplomacy offers enormous potential. But the intelligence establishment has previously used science diplomacy as a cover for its own ends<p>The Obama Administration has embraced the concept of science diplomacy as a way to bridge cultural …