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See All The Satellites And Space Junk Circling Earth In Real-Time

Makes your junk drawer look manageable in comparison<p>From down here on the ground, space looks like a pristine void. But Earth's orbit is actually crowded with a ton of stuff, from human-made satellites to many smaller pieces of debris whirling around at dangerously high speeds, as the film <i>Gravity</i> …

In 'Self/less,' a man cheats death by transferring his mind to another body — here's how close we are to making that reality

Thanks to the help of a secretive doctor and a lot of money, all the procedure requires is going for a short spin in a device that looks like an MRI machine.<p>Of course, the mind that originally belonged to the younger body still exists — which creates some problems for the mind that has now taken up …

Woman proves that with planning, you can quit job, live a happy life

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 4:59<p>July 9th, 2015<p>Anayra Calderon shares how she left her stable job teaching high school to pursue her path to happiness as a yoga instructor. Stacy Kaiser from Live Happy magazine and Kathleen Henson, who started her own PR firm, give …

“Like you’re touching your closed eyelid”: (Mis)adventures in orgasmic meditation

I’d read the literature and watched the video, but nothing could prepare me for a clitoral massage in the flesh<p>Julie Metz<p>July 9, 2015 10:30pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on DAME.<p><i>“My pure gut feeling is that it’s going to be like the path of yoga, where there will be a steady progression,</i> …

Los Angeles

The 'F*ck That' Meditation Video Helps You Breathe Out the BS

The most soothing voice, the most profane words—finally, a guided meditation for modern yogis! (NSFW)<p>You’ve tried guided meditation, but someone …

Justin Bieber's Pastor Judah Smith Calls for Christians to Be Bridge-Builders After Racist Charleston Shooting

Judah Smith, Seattle megachurch pastor and friend to pop star Justin Bieber, has called on Jesus' followers to be bridge-builders weeks after a white …

Opinion: Stephen Hawking’s catastrophic end for Planet Earth

Yes, Stephen Hawking says Planet Earth is headed for a “catastrophic ending.” The good news, he wants you to become a hero, save the world. Maybe …

New Horizons snaps Pluto from eight million km

<b>New Horizons has acquired yet another stunning view of Pluto.</b><p>The US space agency probe captured the latest image on Tuesday when it was just under eight million km from the dwarf world.<p>As of Thursday, New Horizons had moved to within six million km, heading for its historic flyby next week.<p>The new …

Australia extradites Serbian war crimes suspect

A Serbian war crimes suspect nicknamed "Captain Dragan" has arrived in Zagreb from Australia to face allegations of torture and murder after battling extradition for a decade.<p>"After a long battle, which started nine years ago, Dragan Vasiljkovic was extradited ... and is now in Croatia," Justice …

Adelaide visual artist takes on body-shaming culture by photographing 100 women in lingerie

By photographing 100 women in their lingerie, Adelaide visual artist Amy Herrmann hopes to show that all bodies are beautiful.<p>Ms Herrmann wants to …

Visual Art

No prison for accounting executive in Madoff fraud case

NEW YORK (AP) — A jubilant accounting firm executive who worked for some of Bernard Madoff's most important clients emerged from a courtroom hugging …

7 Dharma Tools for Depression: How the Buddha Helped Me Get Out of my Pajamas & Back Into Life.

When I started meditating, I didn’t have expectations that it would do anything for my depression.<p>I thought depression was treated by therapy and …

Pluto image revealed by Nasa offers closest look yet at dwarf planet

Photograph: Nasa/Reuters<p>The picture of Pluto sent back from New Horizons shows a distinctive heart shape.<p>84<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/03fb61754aaf547bf8ff6f5870a0a63a155d25c7/32_0_988_593/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Nasa/New Horizons<p>Charon, as seen via New Horizon’s long-range reconnaissance imager on 8 …

Astronomers Have Discovered an Exotic Quintuple Star System

Scientists at the Open University, UK, have discovered a rare group of five gravitationally bound stars they say should “put the makers of <i>Star Wars</i> …

2 Ways to Beat Your Fear of Rejection, Backed by Research

We all deal with fear of rejection. Jia Jiang did too. But he overcame it… thanks to a box of donuts.<p>He explains how this happened in his wonderful …

Self-help

A Brooklyn Man Got a $750,000 Settlement After Suffering a Six-Day Erection in Jail

That's a lot of money, but it can't buy him a working dick.<p>Rodney Cotton, a former inmate of the downtown Manhattan jail usually referred to as "The Tombs," has won a payout from New York City after alleging in a lawsuit that a six-day erection left his penis permanently damaged in 2011.<p>Cotton was …

New York City

U.S. Marijuana Edibles, One Year In: State of the Infusion

Food infused with marijuana is having a moment, with increasing interest from Generation Next to Baby Boomers. Although eating marijuana to produce serene “high” feelings is millennia old, marijuana “edibles” as they are known are back in vogue, with 23 states legalizing pot for medicinal purposes …

Here's How You Can Help Stop A Sexual Assault Before It Happens

Earlier this year, a woman named Jackie Fuchs reached out to The Huffington Post saying that she was ready to come forward with a secret she had lived with most of her life: When she was 16 and the bassist for the Runaways -- going then by the name Jackie Fox -- she was raped by the rock band's …

Yes, a Cosby Can Be Prosecuted

The moment the first of the 45 women to date publicly accused comedian Bill Cosby of drugging and raping them, the big question on the lips of many was: Could Cos be criminally prosecuted? The legal experts hashed the question back and forth and at the end their general consensus was that there was …

George Zimmer, a millionaire with a plan to help the middle class

In 2010, not long after the tea party was making its presence felt, a group with a different makeup and mission was created: the Patriotic Millionaires. Its membership requirements are an annual income over $1 million and/or assets of $5 million, and it wants policy changes that will open more …

Potbox: a monthly subscription box for weed

Until Chris Christie becomes president, residents of San Francisco and Los Angeles are able to subscribe to a monthly box of 10 grams of weed, from a …

Cannabis

British mother reunited with newborn in Spain after DNA tests

Stacie Cottle reunited with newborn girl after having to undergo DNA tests in Spain to prove parentage<p>A British woman has been given custody of her newborn baby in Spain, after a three-week wait for a DNA test to prove that the child was hers.<p>Stacie Cottle, 27, gave birth on June 16 at her mother’s …

Hitchcock to Woolf: The family behind London's blue plaques

As the blue plaque scheme nears its 150th anniversary, Declan Tan finds out how how much effort goes into making the commemorative signs<p>Georgette Heyer, the elusive Romantic novelist who never gave an interview nor met her public, once wrote: "I am to be found in my work."<p>Tucked into a secluded …

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Podcasting

Researchers discovered a psychological trick that will help you stop procrastinating

The idea is that you'll get a thrill out of checking those individual items off your to-do list and, before you know it, you'll have completed the whole project.<p>The strategy is based on a study out of Pennsylvania State University. Researchers asked participants to pick up one of two buckets and …

Elderly Women Serving Life Without Parole Form a Heartbreaking Chorus

This performance of the Lady Lifers Chorus is a rare window into the world of women serving a life sentence at Muncy State Prison, a women's prison near Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The singers, who have already served 27-40 years confined, sing poignantly about their life in prison for an …

Jesus Was Gay, Or “At The Very Least” Queer, Says Theologian

Jesus Christ has been plagued by gay rumors almost as often and as long as an Oscar-nominated Scientologist, but according to noted theologian and …

If You See Someone With a Semicolon Tattoo, Here's What It Actually Means

There have been many kinds of meaningless tattoos people have adorned themselves with over recent years. Whether it be African tribal bands, random …

The Possibility Of Marijuana Plant Patents

Hilary Bricken<p>Like all good businesspeople, those in the cannabis industry are interested in both boosting their brands and in protecting their …

Cannabis

The 11 Beginner Yoga Poses Everyone Pretends To Know (But May Be Doing Wrong)

Remember when you resolved to do more yoga? And then you sat at the back of a yoga class as the teacher said ridiculous things like "juice your spine" and you wondered what the heck you were doing?<p>Yeah, we're here to help.<p>Yoga doesn't need to be shrouded in mystery. This week, we caught up with …