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A guy got an optical illusion tattoo that makes it look like there's a huge hole in his arm

RedHood000/Reddit; Paul O'Rourke Tattoos/Facebook<p><b>There's a viral tattoo on Reddit that's designed as an optical illusion.</b>• <b><br>It looks like an infinitely</b> …

Dog Breed Guide Is a Hilariously Accurate Representation of 20+ Different Pups

Choosing a canine companion can be a challenge. Different dog breeds each have their own personalities that might mesh perfectly with yours, or the two of you might drive each other crazy. Luckily, illustrator Grace Gogarty, aka Little Tunny, has created a hilariously helpful guide to distinguish …

It's official: antidepressants are not snake oil or a conspiracy – they work

A groundbreaking new study shows antidepressants are effective – we should get on with taking and prescribing them<p>It’s official: antidepressants work.<p>They are not a multibillion-dollar conspiracy dreamed up by Big Pharma Bond villains. They are not a snake oil distilled in secret laboratories, …

Antidepressants

Walk while counting backward to diagnose this type of dementia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Simple walking tests can accurately diagnose a type of dementia that may sometimes be reversed when identified early and quickly treated, a study published Wednesday in the journal Neurology found.<p>Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus, or iNPH, affects the walking ability and mobility of …

Dementia

What to Know About CBD Oil and Chronic Pain

What is CBD oil, and can it really help reduce pain? Health's medical editor weighs in.<p>CBD oil is a substance that’s made by extracting a specific …

Pain

Capitalists come for the marijuana industry

Some get in the pot business to do good. Some get into it hoping to do good and do well<p>This is not your father's marijuana industry. In a couple of decades we've gone from a completely black market in marijuana to a legal market valued at $4 billion a year — and projected to increase rapidly — and …

Cannabis
Government Shutdown

Boy Finds WWII Plane, Complete With the Pilot's Remains

The 14-year-old Danish boy just uncovered a wartime mystery while doing research for his history class.<p>It's been decades since World War II, but a 14-year-old Danish boy just uncovered a wartime mystery while doing research for his history class.<p><i>CNN</i> reports that Daniel Kristiansen and his father, …

Are you part of the thyroid epidemic?

Your thyroid used to fall into the “mystery organ” category: something you vaguely knew was useful without knowing exactly how, like your pancreas or …

A history of American anti-immigrant bias, starting with Benjamin Franklin’s hatred of the Germans

In the 1750s, the United States of America was not yet a country, but its trouble with immigrants already had begun.<p>People of non-WASP (white Anglo-Saxon Protestant) descent were crossing the ocean to start new lives in the new world, and earlier Colonial settlers were none too happy about it. …

Russian plane crash investigators recover first black box

Russia has found the first flight recorder from a military plane that crashed into the Black Sea killing all 92 on board, the defence ministry said, amid unconfirmed reports that authorities had grounded all aircraft of the same type.<p>The recorder, one of several reported to be on board, contains …

Airplanes
Edward Norton

Scientists Think They Finally Found Evidence of Ancient Life on Mars

We’ve written about why scientists believe Mars is one of the places in our solar system most likely to have alien life. There are a few reasons, but …

20 of the 'worst bad habits' - how many are you guilty of?

Do you have a bad habit you would like to cut out? You may just be able to relate to some of these 'negative' behaviour patterns.<p>‘What's a bad habit you never knew you did until someone pointed it out to you?’ Thousands have replied to the question posted on a popular Ask Reddit thread.<p>From …

The Humane Society Took Secret Video at a Trophy Hunting Convention in Vegas

It gives a raw look at the industry without the veneer of protecting animals.<p>Earlier this year, the Humane Society of the United States took a hidden camera to a trophy hunting convention in Las Vegas hosted by an international nonprofit that is at least nominally dedicated to wildlife conservation.<p>…

Wildlife

WATCH: This Guy Used 1,000 Bedbugs to Give Himself a Tattoo

That's one (horrifying) way of doing it.<p>If you had to dream up the weirdest, most obscure thing someone could do to their own body, letting 1,000 …

A brief history of American isolationism

<i>Donald Trump's vow to put "America First" taps into sentiments that date to the republic's founding. Here's everything you need to know:</i><p><b>What is</b> …