Angela Logsdon

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Cloud Eggs: The Latest Instagram Food Fad Is Actually Centuries Old

They're seemingly unavoidable on Instagram these days: photos of bright yellow egg yolks nestled in a fluffy bed of egg whites, like the sun framed by billowy clouds. They're called cloud eggs, and they're pretty enough to look like a taste of heaven ... which is probably why people are obsessively …

Breakfast

When scientists saw the mouse heads glowing, they knew the discovery was big

Kari Alitalo had studied lymphatic vessels for more than two decades. So he knew that this network, which carries immune cells throughout the body and removes waste and toxins, didn’t extend into the brain: This had been accepted wisdom for more than 300 years. “Nobody questioned that it stopped at …

Neuroscience

Church of England made stunning 17% return on investments in 2016

The case for profitable ethical investing has been bolstered by the Church Commissioners for England, as the fund announced divine returns on its financial portfolio for 2016.<p>Church of England sells investments fearing market slowdown<p>Read more<p>The body, which manages investable assets worth £7.9bn …

Investing

Ellen DeGeneres pays tribute to Prince

Back in 2003, when Ellen DeGeneres first launched her talk show, she sometimes struggled to get big stars on the program. But one star in particular …

Couple who planted drugs in PTA president's car must pay $5.7 million, jury decides

An Orange County couple has been ordered to pay $5.7 million for planting drugs in the car of a former<p>PTApresident.<p>The Orange County Register reported that a jury made the award Friday to Kelli Peters in a lawsuit she brought against Kent and Jill Easter.<p><b>See more of our top stories on Facebook …

Ex-'Survivor' contestant charged with possessing child porn

CLARKSTON, Mich. (AP) — Michigan authorities have charged a former "Survivor" contestant with possessing child pornography and running Ponzi …

I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (6 February 2016)

<b>Top picks</b><p>From me at The Atlantic:<p>Clearing the Body’s Retired Cells Slows Aging and Extends Life<br>• The Weird Thing About Cat Legs<p>“You are worthy”: Melissa Wilson Sayres’ wonderful letter to students, on the subject of harassment.<p>Beautifully written piece on how body clocks affect our medicines, by …

Thousands march in anti-Islam Pegida rallies across Europe

Protesters rally under the anti-migrant banner "Fortress Europe" in cities including Dresden, Prague, Calais, Dublin and Amsterdam<p>A march by Germany's anti-Islamic organisation Pegida drew thousands to the eastern city of Dresden on Saturday with rallies in support of the movement also held in a …

Europe

Just How Toxic Is Richard Dawkins?

If you followed him on Twitter, you might think Dawkins was just a loudmouthed incendiary. Read his science writing and you encounter a brilliant …

A map for everyone who didn't realize just how huge the Milky Way galaxy is

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Milky Way "formed from the inside out," according to Melissa Ness, a researcher who helped produce the largest growth map of …

The Unexpected Fallout from Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

Netflix’s latest hit original show, true crime documentary series <i>Making a Murderer</i>, is the pop culture touchstone that launched a thousand …

US-Saudi relations are being put to the test

This week, tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia have been magnified by the Saudi execution of an outspoken Shi'ite Sheikh, Nimr al-Nimr.<p>This has resulted in a growing diplomatic crisis between the United States and Saudi Arabia.<p>We should not expect that this incident will lead to a breaking of …

Middle East

Associated Press News

Six-year-old refugee allegedly sexually assaulted on Nauru

A six-year-old refugee was allegedly sexually abused on Nauru and the perpetrator caught in the act by her parents, but the man is yet to be arrested or charged, the father has said.<p>A police investigation is underway, but the lack of any arrest or charges against the man, who is also a refugee, has …

Crime

Associated Press News

Anonymous hacks Thai police sites over Burmese jailings for British backpacker murders

The hacking collective Anonymous has declared war on the Thai police, taking down multiple websites in protest against what it said was the scapegoating of two Burmese men convicting of killing two British backpackers on Koh Tao island.<p>The cyber activist group posted links to 15 Thai police …

Thailand

See All 26 Letters of the Alphabet Spelled Out in Stunning Space Photography

A: Utah’s Green River doubling back on itself—a feature known as Bowknot Bend—photographed by an astronaut from the Inte<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA

Criminal charges possible after boy is killed by his sister's 3 pit bulls

Authorities were considering Tuesday whether to seek criminal charges against a woman whose pit bulls mauled to death her 9-year-old brother in California.<p>Alexandria Griffin-Heady, 24, was devastated by the Sunday attack in her small trailer in Yuba County, but no crime occurred, her attorney …

Dead Man's Catwalk In Hawaii Is As Pretty As It Is Illegal

WARNING: When you see the photos below, you're going to feel a sudden urge to book a ticket to Hawaii and find this hike ASAP.<p>But you probably shouldn't... unless, of course, you're prepared to pay some hefty fines and flirt with criminal trespassing. The hike below-- infamously dubbed "The Dead …

Research suggests there are 4 types of introverts — find out which best describes you

According to new research, there are four different kinds of introversion: social, thinking, anxious, and restrained.<p><b>Social introverts</b> prefer to socialize in small groups instead of large groups — or simply fly solo. They don't necessarily feel anxious in large groups; they just prefer more …

Can This Man Make AI More Human? - MIT Technology Review

Like any proud father, Gary Marcus is only too happy to talk about the latest achievements of his two-year-old son. More unusually, he believes that …

Google's search data draws a picture of a violent 2015

Google has trawled through its records to get a picture of how we searched for things in 2015, selecting the terror attacks in Paris, the Oscars, and the Cricket World Cup as some of the year's biggest moments. In its year in search, queries have been lumped together to cover major events, …

Former MI5 spy claims Paris terror attack not by ISIS

A former British spy has claimed that the Paris terror strikes last month were an inside job by western intelligence rather than by Islamic State …

Pope accepts resignation of Australian bishop accused of being evasive at abuse inquiry

An Australian bishop accused of protecting himself and the Catholic church at the child abuse royal commission has resigned.<p>The pope has accepted Brisbane auxiliary bishop Brian Finnegan’s resignation upon his reaching the retirement age, the Vatican’s press office has announced.<p>Finnegan, 77, was …

Christianity

'Seizure & Forfeiture': Massive New Gun Control Bill on House Floor

WASHINGTON — House Rep. David Cicilline (NH) and 123 other Democratic members of the House of Representatives introduced H.R. 4269, a measure titled …

New Speech Recognition Software Specifically for Law Firms

Do you remember way back in the day when Dragon NaturallySpeaking ver. 1 was pretty much the only game in town when it came to speech recognition …

Hypocrites and Heretics: Welcome to the Catholic Church!

One of the things that troubles me as a pastor and as a man trying to be a disciple of Jesus Christ is the hypocrisy and heresy in the Catholic …

Lunar Leap: Europe Is Reaching for a Moon Base by the 2030s

There is growing interest in Europe to prioritize the moon as humanity's next deep-space destination.<p>The moon, supporters say, can serve as a …