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DNA Exonerates Man Who Served Nearly 40 Years For Murder

Joseph Sledge is a free man after 37 years in prison following Friday's decision by a judicial panel in North Carolina to overturn his 1976 conviction in the stabbing deaths of an elderly mother and her daughter.<p>The Associated Press says DNA evidence had helped to exonerate Sledge, now 70, whose …

Crime

New Tools Let Police See Inside Peoples' Homes

Federal agencies and local police are using a new device to look inside homes and buildings, reports USA Today.<p>The device, called the Range-R, operates like a stud-finder except instead of detecting studs inside a wall, it detects motion beyond the wall, including breathing as far as 50 feet …

Surveillance

The inside, not-always-ethical story of how 'The Pill' was made

In 1912, a nurse named Margaret Sanger was dreaming about pills — The Pill, to be exact.<p>“She had this thing in her mind, like a fantasy,” says Jonathan Eig, author of "The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution." What if there was some miracle tablet that …

Polygamist women dressed 'like ninjas' attack home of witness in Utah sex assault case

Police say two women in West Jordan, aged 18 and 22, ‘violently attacked one of the adult males’ in the house and are now in custody<p>Portland police’s problem with race: ‘This city is not as liberal as it thinks it is’<p>Two armed “polygamist women” dressed like “ninjas” were subdued by a …

DIY industrial lamp: Cool Desk Lamp Made From Pipe

This DIY lamp has an awesome, steam-punk style and can be put together in just a few minutes. You can find everything you need for this project at …

Abrasive Organic Herbicide Method Blasts Weeds To Death

The herbicide uses some ingredients that sound like they could have come from a gritty face wash.<p>One U.S. Department of Agriculture researcher is experimenting with a sandblasting-style method of killing weeds that could be certified organic, Minneapolis' Star Tribune reports. Agronomist Frank …

Abraham Lincoln’s Handwriting Found in Racial Theory Book

Experts confirmed Tuesday what had long been whispered at a public library in the small town of Clinton, Illinois — a name written on a page in the …

Black History

Heavenly Nipples celebrates sexual diversity at the Glastonbury Festival

At this year's festival, Guerilla Science used latex nipples, merkins and the Great Wall of Vagina to confront the pervasive discomfort humans have with our sexual diversity<p>After spending five days at the Glastonbury Festival in a tent stacked to the rafters with labia weights, latex nipples, …

Malala and Nabila: worlds apart | Afghanistan

On October 24, 2012 a Predator drone flying over North Waziristan came upon eight-year-old Nabila Rehman, her siblings, and their grandmother as they worked in a field beside their village home. Her grandmother, Momina Bibi, was teaching the children how to pick okra as the family prepared for the …

Banksy's Disturbing Stuffed Animals Truck Roams New York

Leave it to Banksy to mix the cute and the cuddly with the totally disturbing. In the 11th work of his <i>Better Out Than In</i> exhibit happening on the streets of New York, the British artist takes over another delivery truck but, this time, there's no enchanting garden or running waterfall. Instead, a …

Art

I have been living tiny now, floating, in fact, off and on when not teaching internationally. I have a 35 foot by 12.5 foot 2006 Aqualodge houseboat I am now selling in Miami, Florida. http://tinyhouseblog.com/tiny-house-for-sale/houseboat-sale/

U.S. Soldier Fights For Afghan Interpreter Who Saved His Life

Army Capt. Matt Zeller had been told that his Afghan comrades would make a big show of hospitality. He'd read that the Afghan code of honor would mean protecting his life with their own. Sure enough, that's what his interpreter, Janis Shinwari, pledged to him when they met in April of 2008.<p>"I …

JP Morgan Chase’s Long List of Expensive Legal Settlements Grows Even Longer

It’s no fun being America’s former favorite bank JPMorgan Chase. Yesterday, September 19th, saw more eye-popping fines for the beleaguered …

US nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina – secret document

Exclusive: Journalist uses Freedom of Information Act to disclose 1961 accident in which one switch averted catastrophe<p>A secret document, published in declassified form for the first time by the Guardian today, reveals that the US Air Force came dramatically close to detonating an atom bomb over …

Putin Needs a Less Cynical Syria Policy

His op-ed was full of half-truths and lies of omission, but here are the real ways Russia can help end the conflict.<p>Let's face it: Few international miscreants reform themselves without the threat of being ousted by domestic foes or weakened by external military force. Assad's promise to surrender …

The US professionals quitting the rat race to become farmers

<b>Farming has always been a hard way to make a living.</b><p>Now, a small but - anecdotally - growing group of Americans are leaving the structure and security of an office job for the gruelling, yet rewarding work of earning money from the land.<p>Some want to be a part of improving the food supply for …

Farming

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Architecture

Fashion Doodles by Alana Dee Haynes

Posted by<p>Art Main<p>View Photo Gallery<p>here<p>When I was little, I used to doodle on magazines. I’d give models mustaches and moles and devilish goatees. …

Los Angeles

Drawn the Road Again: Inside the Travel Sketchbooks of Chandler O’Leary as She Explores the U.S. | Colossal

<p>For the last several years artist and illustrator Chandler O’Leary has traveled extensively around the U.S., documenting her travels in several …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

A glimpse into the process behind DRAW Architecture's impeccable work.<p>Submit your very best architectural works for a chance to be published internationally by Phaidon.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>The phrase "less is more" has never been more apt.<p>Delta …

Architecture

First-Ever Super-Slow-Motion Video Of Hummingbirds Hovering

How does a hummingbird hover? Let's point a $150,000 high-speed camera at one and find out.<p>In order to design and create better flying robots, a team at Stanford University needed to see things our pitiful human eyes can't--like, how exactly does a hummingbird hover? How does a swift dive? So they …

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Archaeologists find 'Chactun,' a long lost Mayan city in eastern Mexico

A team of archaeologists have found a long lost Mayan city in the rainforests of eastern Mexico, and they're hoping the discovery will help them figure out what led to the ancient civilization's rise and fall centuries ago. The city, which archaeologists have dubbed Chactun or Red Rock, was in its …

Victory for Israel's women of the wall after 25 year campaign

The first women arrived at the Western Wall as the dawn mist cleared, deftly binding their arms with black leather straps that fixed Torah scrolls to …