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The causes of paedophilia and child sexual abuse are more complex than the public believes

The public often feels intense loathing and anger towards paedophiles and those who sexually abuse children. A raft of sex offender policies such as …

Child Abuse

Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

How a Racist Smear Campaign Derailed Lauryn Hill’s Career

As Hill embarks on a 20th anniversary tour for her classic album ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,’ it’s time to look back on why one of the most …

7 things I wish my current self learned when I was younger

I wish I had learned these 7 lessons when I was younger. It would have helped me get on the path to a happier and healthier life:<p>Health is priority #1<p>…

Quora

Doing This 1 Thing Could Help Your Intelligence, Focus, and Creativity

Evidence shows that keeping an analog journal can help with productivity and creativity. Here are three simple tips to get started.<p>While our lives continue to be consumed by digital technologies, lost is the art of journaling. Keeping a written journal, however, can have remarkable benefits.<p>Studies …

11 books on the future of humanity that everyone should read

But many writers have imagined the future in their work, inviting us to travel through time.<p>We asked Lynn Lobash, manager of the New York Public Library's Reader Services department, to recommend the books about the future that everyone should read.<p>Here are 11, and you can see more recommendations …

Books

‘Bonnie and Clyde’ at 50: A Revolutionary Film That Now Looks Like the Last Work of Hollywood Classicism

Fifty years ago today, American movies were born again. That was the day “Bonnie and Clyde,” the lethally disruptive and exciting gangster saga that …

Warren Beatty

Drone Captures Video Of Car Plowing Into Crowd In Charlottesville | NBC News

6 Japanese Fashion Trends Taking Over the Streets of Tokyo

When we think about Japanese fashion trends, our imagination often turns to over-the-top street stylings seen in the Harajuku district of Tokyo or in …

America’s largest cities are so expensive that some millennials are crowdfunding their homes

For many American millennials, buying a new home in a city like Los Angeles or Washington DC can seem like a pipe dream.<p>According to a recent survey by Apartment List, 80% of millennials— defined as those born between 1980 and 1995 — say they want to buy a home, but most have less than $1,000 saved …

Real Estate

Michigan Official Is Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter in Flint Water Crisis

FLINT, Mich. — By the time Robert Skidmore, an 85-year-old former auto industry worker, died in late 2015, officials had seen signs for months that Flint was wrestling with outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease, prosecutors say. Yet despite a wave of such cases in 2014 and 2015, no public warning was …

This is what climate change looks like

Rising sea levels, floods, erosion, melting glaciers, droughts, water shortages, extreme weather: the effects of climate change are tangible in many parts of the world. Flick trough the gallery to see how.

100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

100<p>L’Trimm, “Cars With the Boom”<p>The first national Miami bass hit came from Lady Tigra and Bunny D, teenagers with personality for days who met as …

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Officer Who Fatally Shot 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Is Fired

The Cleveland police officer who fatally shot 12-year-old Tamir Rice in 2014 as he held a pellet gun, setting off national protests, was fired Tuesday, officials said.<p>At a news conference, officials said that the officer, Timothy Loehmann, would be terminated immediately and that Frank Garmback, an …

Bill Gates tweets to new grads: ‘This is an amazing time to be alive’

Bill Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft and the Gates Foundation, doesn’t need a commencement speech to give new graduates good advice about planning …

What 15 of the Most Successful People in the World Were Doing in Their Teens and Early 20s

Jeff Bezos was flipping burgers.<p>For the millennial generation, it can feel almost impossible to stay fit and healthy, maintain a social life, and …

Pilot Takes Amazing Photos From His Cockpit, And They Will Take Your Breath Away

Being a pilot, you get to see a bunch of beautiful sights from above. Being a pilot for a South American airline, you also get to witness the …

South America

A Long, Slow Homecoming for Chibok Schoolgirls Freed by Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — A wave of relief washed over Yama Pogo as he searched the names. His daughter’s was there, No. 51, on a list of girls who had been freed after being kidnapped by Boko Haram militants three years ago from their school in the village of Chibok.<p>But nearly a week has passed and Mr. …

ER Visits for Kids Rise Significantly After Pot Legalized in Colorado

The number of teenagers sent to emergency rooms more than quadrupled after marijuana was legalized in Colorado — mostly for mental health symptoms, researchers reported Thursday.<p>They found 639 teenagers who went to one hospital system in Colorado in 2015 had either cannabis in their urine or told a …

'I am rude but it's fun': Prince Philip in his own words

Prince Philip may be one of the most controversial royals, but he’s also by far the funniest. In 2015 a book of stories about the Duke of Edinburgh by Nigel Cawthorne, 'I know I am rude, but it’s Fun: The Royal Family and the World at Large - as Seen by Prince Philip' – was published.<p>The book gives …

First on CNN: Trump administration ending Michelle Obama's girls education program

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Trump administration is discontinuing a signature girls education initiative championed by former first lady Michelle Obama, according to officials.<p>The "Let Girls Learn" program, which she and President Barack Obama started in 2015 to facilitate educational opportunities for …

Michelle Obama

Women in Uganda Are Turning Plastic Straw Waste Into Art – Creating Jobs and Cleaning the Planet (VIDEO)

Plastic is, without a doubt, making our life a lot easier. But that, of course, is not the end of the story. Currently, it is also one of the biggest …

Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof Moved to Death Row in Terre Haute Federal Prison

Convicted church shooter Dylann Roof has been transferred to death row at Terre Haute Federal Prison in Indiana — the facility that houses male inmates awaiting execution under the federal government.<p>Roof, the first person to be convicted of a federal hate crime and sentenced to the death penalty, …

What Happens When We Die, According to Buddhism

If you grew up in the west, you were probably taught that when we die we will either go to heaven or hell. Buddhism, however, offers a different view …

The ayahuasca ceremony is going under the scientific-method microscope

Before neuroscientist Leanna Standish drank the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca for the first time, she was a steadfast scientific materialist. She was trained to believe—and she did—that everything could be explained by science. Then, much like the pioneering psychedelic researchers who came before …

Swamp Photos From Russia That Will Speak To Your Soul

When Russian social media VK.com put out a call for photo submissions, things got pretty crazy. One guy even lit himself on fire in pursuit of the …

Social Media

20,000 Beetles Were Used To Make This Odd Buddhist Sculpture

Have you ever seen 20,000 beetles in one place? Keep scrolling. Now you have.<p>This sculpture was made in 1978 by a man named Yoneji Inamura. The piece …

Insects

One Habit Multi-millionaires Have That You Need to Take Up

Here are a few ideas on why and how to start your own "gratitude practice" from some of today's most successful people.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I launched <i>The Pursuit</i> and began interviewing leading entrepreneurs, bestselling authors, multi-millionaires and …

Entrepreneurship

9 Skills You Should Learn That Pay Dividends Forever

Some of the most important skills in life are not taught in school. Here are 9 you won't want to miss out on.<p>The further along you are in your career, the easier it is to fall back on the assumption that you've made it and have all the skills you need to succeed. The tendency is to focus all your …