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Young couple ditch dream jobs to live out of a rucksack and travel the world

A young couple have ditched their dream jobs to live out of a rucksack and travel the world.<p>Charlotte Bailey, 24, from Leek, Staffordshire, and Charlie White, 25, from Daventry, Northamptonshire, decided to quit their jobs - which together brought in £50,000 a year - for the simple life.<p>Packing …

High-potency pot smokers show brain-fiber damage

People who use especially potent pot show signs of damage in a key part of their brain. The results, reported online November 27 in <i>Psychological</i> …

Theory of Relativity

Meet K5, California's adorable robot security guard

It may look like R2-D2 but it doesn't belong in space: this robot is a car park security guard. Created by Silicon Valley-based startup Knightscope, …

Robotics

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

Cleveland Survivor Michelle Knight Says She's 'Numb to Pain' About Tattoos

Michelle Knight continues to ink her chest and arms with elaborate tattoos. They wrap around her arms like sleeves and they tell the story of her …

Two Indian Sisters Ordered to Be Raped by Village Council Beg Supreme Court for Help

A petition to save two sisters in India from being raped and publicly humiliated for their brother’s actions, a punishment handed down by an …

India

Camper deaths, presence of plague darken summer at Yosemite

The large limb from a black oak fell on the tent of the two young campers as they slept in the heart of the park Friday, Yosemite spokesman Scott Gediman said.<p>The campers, described only as under 18, were both dead when rangers arrived at the crowded Upper Pines Campground in response to 911 calls, …

National Parks

Yes, Mr. President, We Remade Our Atlas to Reflect Shrinking Ice

While discussing his new plan to combat global warming, the President referenced one of the most striking shifts in the history of National Geographic maps.<p>Unveiling his most aggressive plan yet to combat climate change, President Obama on Monday referenced recent dramatic changes that National …

Eric Schlosser: Why Hiroshima now matters more than ever

Seventy years after the atomic blast, John Hersey’s matter-of-fact account of human devastation remains as relevant as ever<p>At 8:15 in the morning, on August 6 1945, officials in Tokyo lost contact with the city of Hiroshima. Phone calls went unanswered, telegraph messages received no response. The …

9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Hell Of Hurricane Katrina Edition

Hurricane Katrina was the storm from hell, and forever changed our relationship with pets. Here are those and other science stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

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5 Breakfast Recipes for People on the Go

If you're always in a hurry in the morning, focus on breakfast foods that you can make the night before.<p>Mornings are always the busiest time of the day. You have to get up out of bed, tend to the kids or pets, and get ready yourself. Do you press the snooze button for five more minutes of sleep, or …

Breakfast

Why Mark Zuckerberg is the last to know about cool new Facebook features

You know Google's vaunted 20% time, where engineers get a dedicated portion of their workday for side-projects? It's "kind of like that, but on steroids," says Facebook developer advocate James Pearce in an interview with Business Insider. "I've never seen anything like this."<p>It's well-known that …

Mark Zuckerberg

6 Of The Best Foods to Cure Your Hangover, According to a Dietician

<i>By: Jacqueline Aizen</i><p>We all know what you did last night, and how awful you feel today. Water and essential nutrients have been flushed out of your body, leaving you dehydrated and with a headache. Your liver is in overdrive trying to metabolize all of that ethanol and the drastic blood sugar spikes …

Nutrition

Violent videos show apes may have sense of right and wrong

Apes paid more attention to film clips of an infant chimp being killed by its own kind than other acts of violence<p>Chimpanzees may have a sense of right and wrong that echoes human concepts of morality, a study has found.<p>Two groups of the apes paid more attention to film clips of an infant chimp …

Chimpanzees

Texas turns away from criminal truancy courts for students

DALLAS (AP) — A long-standing Texas law that has sent about 100,000 students a year to criminal court — and some to jail — for missing school is off the books, though a Justice Department investigation into one county's truancy courts continues.<p>Gov. Greg Abbott has signed into law a measure to …

Education

14 Genius Hacks For A Quick Breakfast On-The-Go

Breakfast is not only the most important meal of the day, it's arguably the most delicious. Sadly, we often let breakfast fall by the wayside with insanely busy schedules.<p>But abandon breakfast no more. We've rounded up 14 hacks to ensure you get in your first meal of the day without wasting any …

Breakfast