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Facebook's suicide prevention AI just got an important upgrade

Facebook's suicide prevention AI just took an important step forward.<p>The tech, which uses pattern recognition to determine when some may be …

The Most Haunted Place in Every State, Mapped

For some of us, Halloween is best-celebrated snuggling up under a blanket hiding from scary movies and stuffing our faces with candy, but for the …

New Mexico

The Border Crackdown is Forcing Migrants to Become Mexican Cartel Slaves

Mexico’s cartels are diversifying their portfolio by preying on desperate migrants, and may be harvesting organs from children for the U.S. black …

This Airline Will Stop Assigning Middle Seats to Solo Female Travelers

There's nothing quite like making your way down the aisle of an aircraft only to realize that your seat is one of those dreaded B or E's. …

Landscaping Ideas: 16 Simple Solutions for Sustainability

Landscaping ideas for sustainable gardens are in the forefront of designers’ minds—and concern about climate change has us all looking for ways we …

Kitchen of the Week: A Designer’s Own Ikea Hack Kitchen in Provence, Before and After

Ilaria Fatone is an interior stylist and blogger who grew up in Milan, lives in Provence, and has a fondness for the sun-suffused Scandinavian look. …

Kitchens

Greebles test for risk of Alzheimer's disease

These purple characters could be a useful tool...<p>Clues to your risk of Alzheimer's disease may be found in tiny purple characters called …

Dementia

I've taken AncestryDNA, 23andMe, and National Geographic genetics tests — here's how to choose one to try

I've sent my spit off for more genetics tests than anyone else I know.<p>The tests analyzed the DNA in my saliva to find out a host of different things about my ancestry and health.<p>Genetic testing companies have proprietary sets of data and various ways of analyzing information, so each one I tried …

Molecular Biology

Can you find the snake hiding in these dried leaves?

A venomous snake shows off its perfect camouflage in a tricky image that requires some visual sleuthing.<p>Snakes can be masters of camouflage, artfully blending into their surroundings thanks to the coloration and patterns of their scales. Mashable brought our attention to an image that will freak …

Zoology

A 'Ring of Fire' Eclipse Is Happening This Sunday - Here's How to Watch

Watch it live here.<p>This Sunday, parts of the Southern Hemisphere will witness a spectacular 'Ring of Fire' eclipse, as the Moon moves between us and …

Modern living is killing our sense of smell, says leading scientist

Modern life is ruining mankind’s sense of smell and making people crave salty and fattening food, a leading scientist has said.<p>The harsher, simpler smells caused by pollution, uncollected rubbish and even messy homes are corroding our ability to detect the nuanced hues of nature and are making …

Sauropod Fossils

These sauropod specimens are drawn from the Museum's extensive paleontology collection and include dozens of fossil bones, along with elements of the …

Interactive map of every satellite in orbit

David Yanofsky and Tim Fernholz created an interactive chart showing the weight, national origin and position of more than 1,300 active satellites …

Scientists Have Released Footage of a Giant, 3-Km Crack That Opened Up in Arizona

Yikes.<p>A massive, 3.2-km (2-mile) crack has formed in the Arizona Desert, and scientists have released the first up-close footage of the damage.<p>The …

All Mentions of Climate Change Were Just Deleted From the White House Website

A Troubling Start<p>Today, there were updates to the official government website of the United States, and climate change is not mentioned on any of the …

Meet the 16-Year-Old Who Will Win Fashion in 2017

Welcome to "Who Won Fashion Today," where we award the boldest, best dressed person of the day. Winning fashion doesn't necessarily mean you're …

Fugitive who used car crash victim's ID to evade police for 17 years caught by passport photo

Federal authorities say a man charged in the 1999 abduction and sexual assault of a southern Indiana girl assumed the identity of a car crash victim and lived for years in Minnesota and Oregon until he was arrested this week.<p>Investigators tracked down 61-year-old Charles Hollin to Salem, Oregon, …

A star is hurtling towards our solar system and could knock millions of asteroids straight towards Earth

The star is currently hurtling through space at about 32,000 mph, and is around 64 lightyears away. (One lightyear is around 5,878,000,000,000 miles.)<p>Gliese 710 is about half the size of our sun, and it is set to reach Earth in 1.35 million years, according to a paper published in the journal …

10 strategies to avoid raising a spoiled brat

When your kids talk back, forget to use their manners, refuse to listen, don’t pitch in, act out and act disrespectful— it takes the joy right out of parenting.<p>Not only are their unsavory behaviors frustrating in the moment, but as they continue, you probably worry about your ability to raise a …

Parenting

This legal opioid is leaving a lethal trail in the US

<b>(CNN) —</b> By the time the box arrived at the McGeachy residence, it had traveled more than 6,000 miles from China to the small Detroit suburb of White Lake.<p>Inside lay a USB drive, based on what the shipping list said, that seemed as harmless as the computer it was destined for.<p>For 19-year-old Brennan …

Medicine

The Magical Lullaby of Ancient Egypt

The <i>Magical Lullaby</i> (popularly known as <i>Charm for the Protection of a Child</i>) is an inscription from the 16th or 17th century BCE. The poem exemplifies …

148 Photo Editing Tools and Apps

Earlier this year, after researching photo editing tools, I shared a list of 104 photo editing tools you should know about. After receiving a great …

14 ideas to decorate the wall of your room (easy and modern!)

Your walls and ceiling dominate the room, and since you end up spending most of your time in your room, it needs some updates from time to time. …

Interior Design