Debra McGraw

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Did We All Descend From Comets? We’re About to Find Out

The awakening of a comet lander called Philea has the potential to unlock the world’s great mystery: the origin of life.<p>After seven months in …

Space

The Most Popular Flowers For Each Month Of Summer

These are the beautiful blooms you'll be seeing all season long.<p>Christine Noelle, BloomNation florist and owner/creative director of Chicago's Dilly Lily, opens up about the blooms people just love to see in their bouquets during warm-weather season.

Teenagers Create Innovative Door Handle That Kills 99.8 Percent of Germs

A couple of teen geniuses from Hong Kong have invented a product that could revolutionize the world of hygiene and infection control. They’ve created …

Pond dome allows fish to see into our world

A Dutch company has created a 'pond dome' which allows fish to see into our world<p>If you own a garden pond, you can have a look in and see your fish and their entire world quite easily.<p>But have you wondered if the fish would like to see our world? Well now they can.<p>This unique innovation by Dutch …

Emoji could replace PIN codes in online banking

PINs and passwords could soon be a thing of the past, after a British firm developed the world’s first emoji-only passcode<p>A British technology firm has launched the world’s first emoji-only passcode, allowing people to log into their banks using four emoji characters, instead of traditional PINs or …

Guilty dog that knocked over bin slinks away from owner

Matzo the dog slides away from his owner on his bottom after realising he's in trouble for knocking over a rubbish bin<p>Dogs are renowned for their intelligence and human-like nature.<p>One pooch in particular sensed he was in trouble when, after knocking over a rubbish bin, he tried to slink away from …

That Giant Sucking Sound Is Bipartisanship

If the current debate on global trade is bipartisanship, maybe paralysis is preferable after all. As votes on the Trans Pacific Partnership, Trade Promotion Authority (better known as Fast Track), and Trade Adjustment Assistance looms in the House of Representatives there is little doubt that the …

Safe America, Brutal America

This week: another case of police officers abusing their power against African-Americans. Soon after: protests by activist minded citizens, and the counter-protests by those who feel many have taken this charge against police officers too far. Yet there is too much damning evidence now to say …

Patient Japanese Man Takes Pet Giant Tortoise Out for Long Walks

A Japanese man and his adorable pet tortoise have become internet sensations after photos of them strolling along the streets of Tokyo went viral. …

Pets

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12 Incredible 3D Chalk Illustrations That'll Kick You Right In The Nostalgia

We'll excuse you for thinking you can grab these Hungry Hungry Hippos and start up a game. And no, you can't actually play that Nintendo. And still no, that's not really Mega Man.<p>This outstanding collection of illustrations is the work of Chris Carlson, a Denver-based 3D chalk artist. Can't believe …

Art

Restoring dignity: Women mobilize relief efforts in Nepal

<b>Date:</b> Thursday, May 7, 2015<p>“As a result of the earthquake, we are all suffering,” said Pragita Tuladhar, a volunteer from a women worker’s …

#GirlsCan: Girls Who Code | COVERGIRL

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Celebrities Unfiltered, on Flipboard

WhoSay launched in 2010 with the goal of providing celebrities more control over how their pictures were used online. Its network has since grown to …

Global Drug Survey Explores The Safest Ways To Get High -- Or Not

This year's Global Drug Survey asks why users quit, why they use a potent form of hash oil made with volatile butane and how they obtain substances that are still mostly sold on black markets.<p>The online questionnaire, which bills itself as the world's biggest annual survey of drug users, explores …

This is the First Photo Ever Taken from the Surface of a Comet

Human kind did something incredible yesterday: we landed something on the surface of a comet. After a 10 year journey to Comet …