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Mysterious light draws thrill seekers to a U.P. forest

PAULDING — “I can see it right now!” Bob Anderson said excitedly, staring into the trees.<p>It was a cool summer evening, and the 61-year-old from …

5 Essentials To Bring With You On Every Single Hike

I don't know about you, but the final days of summer days make me think of one thing: hiking.<p>Don't get wrong, I'm all about squeezing in a few more …

Hiking

Dropbox employee’s password reuse led to theft of 60M+ user credentials

Dropbox disclosed earlier this week that a large chunk of its users’ credentials obtained in 2012 was floating around on the dark web. But that number may have been much higher than we originally thought.<p>Credentials for more than 60 million accounts were taken, as first reported by Motherboard and …

The Importance of Food, Sleep, and Exercise and How it Impacts Your Success

Food has a direct impact on our cognitive performance, which is why one expert says "a poor decision at lunch can derail an entire afternoon."<p>Are you still looking for the secret to becoming successful in life and business?<p>It all starts with how healthy you are. And that means that you're eating …

Sleep

Tasmanian devil DNA shows signs of cancer fightback

<b>A genetic study of Tasmanian devils has uncovered signs that the animals are rapidly evolving to defend themselves against an infectious face cancer.</b><p>One of just three known transmissible cancers, this tumour has wiped out 80% of wild devils in the past 20 years.<p>Researchers looked at samples from …

How grades and tests fail kids — and how to do learning right

<i>Kathy Hirsh-Pasek is an expert in child learning. She is the director of the Temple University Infant and Child Laboratory and co-author of "Becoming Brilliant: What Science Tells Us About Raising Successful Children." Here, Hirsh-Pasek explains why success is more than a grade on a test.</i><p>We’ve …

Pedagogy

Tiny Owl And Giant Shepherd Dog Have The Cutest Interspecies Friendship You’ll Ever See

Becca is a writer and aspirational dog owner living in NYC.<p>Every dog I’ve ever met has been a champ when it comes to making friends.<p>After all, …

Alexander Polli, BASE jumping pioneer, dies in wingsuit crash in French Alps

Alexander Polli, a skydiver and pioneer in BASE jumping, died after a wingsuit crash in the French Alps.<p>Polli, 31, crashed into a tree while jumping …

Woman Found Alive After Being Stranded For One Month in New Zealand Mountains

A search and rescue team in New Zealand found a Czech woman alive Wednesday in a remote mountain cabin after her partner reportedly fell and died on …