Dan Simpson

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An Oregon Couple Rushed Through Their Wedding Because Of A Wildfire And The Photos Are Breathtaking

So, a wildfire starts burning around you and it's terrifying, sure. But it also makes for a hell of a wedding photo.

We Spoke To The Guy Who Wants to Raise $6m to Destroy the new Wu-Tang Album

"I am currently considering liquefaction"<p>There are some fans you just don’t want to piss off. Beliebers, for a start. They never fail to jump to JB’s defence, issuing death threats to any woman that gets papped standing within ten feet of him. Then you've got the subculture fans; people who shelter …

Comedian Tracy Morgan injured in fatal crash

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured Saturday after a tractor-trailer rammed into his chauffeured …

Field set for The International 2014 as prize pool surpasses $8 million

The prize pool for The International 2014 — <i>Dota 2</i>'s world championship — pushed past $8 million this weekend, claiming more stretch goal perks that were added as the crowdfunded bounty grows.<p>The prize pool is funded with sales of The Compendium, a digital program for the action at The …

The 5 Biggest Threats To Human Existence

In the daily hubbub of current “crises” facing humanity, we forget about the many generations we hope are yet to come. Not those who will live 200 …

15-year-old victim of Boko Haram takes her story to Capitol Hill

A little girl forced to watch as members of Boko Haram butchered her father and shot her brother showed true grit Wednesday when she recounted the details of her nightmare on Capitol Hill.<p>Deborah Peter, 15, told her story to members of the media before attending a House hearing where lawmakers …

Child of Light - The Future of the RPG

I was about twenty hours into <i>Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning</i> when I made the realization that there was absolutely no way I was ever going to finish the …

Amazing Friendship Between a Bear, Lion, and Tiger Who All Live Peacefully Together

Lions and tigers and bears (oh my!) are not known for being the closest of friends, but the trio known as the BLT is the exception to that rule, being the only bear, lion, and tiger in the world who live in the same enclosure. Baloo the American Black Bear, Leo the African Lion, and Shere Khan the …

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Matter will be created from light within a year, claim scientists

Researchers have worked out how to make matter from pure light and are drawing up plans to demonstrate the feat within the next 12 months.<p>The theory underpinning the idea was first described 80 years ago by two physicists who later worked on the first atomic bomb. At the time they considered the …

'War on Boko Haram': African, Western nations unify in hunt for Nigerian girls

Nigeria and four neighboring countries will share intelligence and border surveillance in the hunt for more than 200 Nigerian girls still held by Boko Haram, and Western nations will provide technical expertise and training to the new regional African effort against the extreme Islamists.<p>The plan …

Nigerian villagers fight off attacks by Boko Haram

Residents of three villages in northeastern Nigeria took security into their own hands this week, repelling attacks by Boko Haram insurgents and killing more than 200 of them, residents and officials said.<p>Hundreds of Boko Haram fighters stormed the villages of Menari, Tsangayari and Garawa in the …