Tracy Dressendorfer

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You Can't Park Your TARDIS in a Driveway in Lexington, Florida | The Robot's Voice

Hobbyist LeAnn Moder had a full-size TARDIS exterior built for her wedding, which makes her husband a supremely lucky dude in our estimation. But the …

11 Times TV Made Me Cry In 2014

Orange Is the New Black, Mad Men, Grey's Anatomy, and, of course, Parenthood — so much crying! Many spoilers within, and they start right away!<p>There were a few times I cried during <i>Mad Men</i>'s seven-episode half-season, the beginning of the final run for this Matthew Weiner show I have loved. I cried …

The cost of mental health: How one author advises kids with depression

Dear friend,I am writing to you because she said you listen and understand ...”<p>Friend. That’s what Stephen Chbosky has become to many readers of his 1999 novel, The Perks of Being a Wallflower. Just as Charlie, the main character, writes to a friend whom he feels he can tell anything, so do readers …

Colorado to receive $65 million mental health grant

<b>BREAKDOWN: Read the Denver Post investigative series on mental health in Colorado.</b><p>Colorado will receive $65 million of federal funds to help bring …

Telling Your Mental Health Story

It has been more than a year since Virginia State Senator Creigh Deeds was stabbed by his son Gus who then committed suicide. Gus had bipolor disorder and like so many other parents, Senator Deeds had done everything he could to help his son. But Deeds encountered a mental health system …

Five Poems Every Man Should Know...and Reference

For the last couple years, I've had a framed tattered page I tore out from an old book of poetry (pictured below) that I picked up at a garage sale …

Early exposure to antidepressants affects adult anxiety and serotonin transmission

About 15 percent of women in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders and depression during their pregnancies, and many are prescribed …

A Dark Forgotten Past, and Why it Needs to be Remembered

A dark period from the past of psychiatry risks being forgotten, we can't allow that to happen.<br>Read More

31 Cheap And Easy Last-Minute DIY Gifts They'll Actually Want

Just because you're cheap and lazy doesn't mean your friends and family have to suffer.

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Mega-Obsessed: Our Favorite Things From 2014

Last-minute gift ideas, anyone?<p>The new and amazing stuff of the world is our bread and butter here at <i>Popular Science</i>. In each month's magazine and online, we bring together a list of all our favorite things hitting shelves, app stores, and big screens. Now, all the gadgets, games, movies, and other …

10 Futurama Jokes That Will Make You Smarter

When your TV show's writing staff includes folks with PhDs in maths and sciences, you're bound to end up with some spectacularly nerdy jokes. And if …

12 really strange things that happened in 2014

IF YOU FEEL like the world becomes a stranger, less predictable place every year – it’s not just you.<p>Here’s the proof:<p><b>21 January:</b><p>An American couple …

How a weirdo city became just like everywhere else

I lived in Asheville, N.C., in the early 2000s, about the same time <i>Rolling Stone</i> named it the “New Freak Capital of the U.S.” There <i>were</i> a lot of …

17 Of The Best BuzzFeed Books Essays We Published In 2014

Exploring subjects from skateboarding to Sylvia Plath, and attempting to write your first novel to jumping into the sea, these are some of our favorite essays we published this year. *Ranked in no particular order*