Brittany Cosper

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10 Great Psychology Books To Change Your Life

We’ve all been there, sitting in our local coffee shop with our book in hand, when suddenly you read something so enlightening, so unexpected that …

Gargano: Experience the 'Garden of Italy'

Gargano is located in the south east of Italy, in the province of Foggia in Puglia. Looking at the map of Italy, it's the 'spur' of the boot (the …

Planning for spontaneity: Italy - Hither & Thither

We’re going! We’ve booked our tickets—three and a lap-infant—to Italy for the end of summer! Italy has been on our minds since our trip to Sardinia, …

Milkyway at Seven Sisters Cliff

Springtime for Vincent

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Convicted Drug Dealer Indicted for Selling Rhino Horns

Undercover investigation nets alleged wildlife trafficker with ties to former Medellín drug cartel.<p>"This is Lu," the email began. "I got the giraffe from you."<p><b>That email, say U.S. Justice Department officials, written to a confidential informant regarding a taxidermied giraffe, would initiate an</b> …

NASA discovers Earth-sized planet that may sustain life

It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet roughly the size of Earth that could be habitable.<p>Designated Kepler-186f, the planet is 490 light-years away. But in the search for worlds similar to ours, nothing has come closer.<p>"This is the first definitive …

Neighbors Were Pumped About Natural Food Store Opening…Then Owner’s Gay Marriage Views Came to Light

Sean O’Riordan’s sentiments apparently capture the mood of more than a few in his neighborhood who’d been looking forward to the opening of Moreland Farmer’s Pantry, which trumpets fresh produce, raw milk, and non-GMO foods.<p>Image source: KGW-TV<p>“People were then starting to say, ‘Did you see the …

Same-Sex Marriage Decision in Utah Could Go All the Way to the Supreme Court This Fall

A case in Utah could be the first leg­al chal­lenge to same-sex mar­riages bans at the state level to make it to the U.S. Su­preme Court this fall.<p>A …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

Beautifully Accurate Glass Sculptures of Deadly Viruses

<b>H5N1</b><p>In 2004, artist Luke Jerram began a visually scientific sculpture series entitled <i>Glass Microbiology</i>. With help from both expert virologists and talented glassblowers, Jerram has created a collection of glass sculptures accurately depicting some of the most prevalent viruses out there, including …

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Asks Senate To Pass An Anti-Discrimination Bill That Protects Gays And Lesbians In The Workplace

The Senate will likely vote on the law this week. It's designed to supplement existing legislation that already bans discrimination based on gender or race in the workplace.<p>Congress has tried to pass similar laws in the past, but as The New York Times report on the bill says, there's a much …

Les illustrations de Sabrina Garrasi sont à découvrir sur le blog : http://www.artskills.net/2013/09/05/sabrina-garrasi/ English : http://www.artskills.net/en/2013/09/05/sabrina-garrasi-2/

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The 17 Most Confusing Things That Have Happened In Hawaii's Fight For Same-Sex Marriage

It's been a long and tumultuous two weeks for Hawaii.<p>Back in September, when Gov. Neil Abercrombie called for a special session to consider same-sex marriage legislation for Hawaii, it was largely assumed that such a bill would pass easily. After all, Hawaii is as solidly blue as they come: the …