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Goose levels golfer, reasserting dominance over all humankind

<b>(CNN) —</b> Geese are terrifying. Everyone knows this. Their bites hurt like hell and they have no respect for children or the elderly. In fact, they are the second-most terrifying bird behind turkeys (large, tenacious) and ahead of crows (eidetic, vengeful).<p>So this momentous trio of photographs …

Trucking

Bitcoin is the greatest scam in history

It’s a colossal pump-and-dump scheme, the likes of which the world has never seen.<p><i>This is a contributed post by Bill Harris, former CEO of Intuit and founding CEO of PayPal and Personal Capital.</i><p>I’m tired of saying, “Be careful, it’s speculative.” Then, “Be careful, it’s gambling.” Then, “Be …

Cryptocurrency

The unique way the Dutch treat mentally ill prisoners

In the Netherlands, criminals with mental illness are treated completely differently from many other countries. Melissa Hogenboom visits a Dutch prison to find out how.<p>When I arrive at Zwolle prison in the Netherlands, it’s initially hard to imagine that the quiet building, situated next to a …

Mental Health

I have sex every day — here are 8 reasons why you should give it shot

Let's be honest, sex is generally pretty great. At least personally, I've always thought that sex is great and I've loved experiencing it with different people. But I've never gotten serious enough with someone to live together and have the option of having sex every day — until now.<p>My boyfriend …

Time I

rugged coffee maker runs off power tool lithium-ion batteries

mar 22, 2018<p>the latest results of extensive and ongoing research with 3D printing and material experimentation.<p>the latest results of extensive and …

The 20 best films of 2017

2017 didn’t improve much on 2016. If anything, the horror and dread of last year only seemed to take root and blossom this year, as some of our worst …

Destiny 2

What I Know (I Think) About Game of Thrones Without Having Watched It

I haven't seen <b>Game of Thrones</b>, which seems to astound everyone a lot more than it does me. Actually, I lie: I watched the first episode and hated …

TV Series

How to Make Someone Fall In Love With You

<b>Here’s How To Make Someone Fall In Love With You</b><p>When researchers asked people to tell the stories of how they fell in love, what were the eleven most …

Relationships

Guggenheim Museum's 18-karat gold toilet to open to public

<b>Members of the public are being invited to spend a penny in a solid gold toilet at New York City's Guggenheim Museum.</b><p>Italian artist and sculptor Maurizio Cattelan created the fully functional 18-karat gold lavatory, which he has titled America.<p>The, ahem, interactive exhibit has been installed in …

Museums

Old pets are like sad, beautiful music. Is it selfish to enjoy them?

The more they age, the more you have to ask: when is our desire to hold on to them outweighed by the magnitude of their suffering?<p>For the last 17 years, my most perfect companion has been a seal-point Siamese cat named Juan Carlos I, a blue-eyed, magically soft cross between a toy baby seal and a …

Immune System

23 Life-Changing Apps We Downloaded This Year

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Morbidly Obese Toddler Undergoes Gastric Bypass Surgery

A morbidly obese two-year-old from Saudi Arabia is now the youngest person in the world to have undergone gastric bypass surgery. The child weighed …