Erin Garrard

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CDC Declares National Flu Epidemic | The Takeaway | WNYC

Normally, a break from the classroom or workplace helps curb the spread of disease, but the exact opposite is happening this year. The CDC declared …

6-Year-Old Gang-Raped in Indian School by Staff Members, Say Police

Furious parents are protesting outside a prominent school in the southern Indian city of Bangalore, where a 6-year-old girl was allegedly raped by …

11 Ways To Upgrade Your Tacos, Because We All Need It

Tacos are one of those foods that will never be boring. From Baja fish tacos to crispy carnita tacos, there so many ways to make and eat a taco that we could chow down on a different variation every day of the week and never get tired of it. Still, even if they're your favorite thing, you could be …

Bystanders Broke Windows To Free Kids Trapped Inside A Hot Car In Texas

Yesterday in Texas bystanders weren't screwing around and broke a Jeep's windows to save the kids locked inside. The man who captured it all on video says he came outside because he heard children crying.<p>The mom came outside shortly after the kids were rescued and convinced everyone not to call the …

Scientist develop 'mutant worm' which could help you stay sober

The 'James Bond' style drug could allow one spy to drink another under the table whilst maintaining a clear head<p>A 'James Bond'-style drug which would allow a spy to drink somebody under the table and not get drunk himself could be developed in the future - after scientists developed a "mutant worm" …

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20 roads you should drive in your lifetime

There are millions of miles of roads in the world, and some of these roads provide incredible views of the surrounding landscape. Sometimes, the roads themselves are a work of art.<p>We've come up with the ultimate list of the world's most beautiful roads to prove that sometimes the journey is much …

Women bishops: Archbishop Welby 'hopeful' on vote

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1092000/1092523_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524673577_9ffce358f12f210ee04214ac8a334cfe<p><b>The Archbishop of Canterbury has said he is "hopeful" the Church of England's ruling body will allow women to become bishops when it votes on …

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Picture this: Inventions of the ancients

From earthquake sensors to computers

'Missing' boy found in basement tells authorities of grueling forced exercise

Twice each day, 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell V says in court documents, he was forced to do 100 push-ups, 200 sit-ups and 100 jumping jacks. He told child welfare investigators in Michigan that he'd have to curl a 25-pound weight on each arm and do 5,000 revolutions on an exercise machine, and if …

To Hell and Back: A Photographer Captures Her Struggle With Mental Illness

The emotions were too searing. The voice in her head wouldn’t relent. Whatever she was feeling, words wouldn’t do it justice. That’s when Christina …

A field guide to miracles: Joan Fontcuberta's photography hoaxes – in pictures

Flying unicorn monkeys, mermaid fossils, snakes with legs ... photography’s master myth-maker Joan Fontcuberta creates a parallel reality where it is impossible to tell where the real ends and the imaginary begins. Stranger Than Fiction, his first major UK exhibition, is at London's Science Museum …

‘Battleborn’ Is The Crazy, Colorful New Game From The Makers Of ‘Borderlands’

We’re getting a new <i>Borderlands</i> game in <i>Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel</i> this year, but series creators Gearbox aren’t actually making that game. Instead, Gearbox is working on the all-new, just revealed title, <i>Battleborn</i>.<p><i>Battleborn</i> is an online battle arena game in the vein of <i>League of Legends</i>, but with a …

Kanye West booed for latest onstage rant

Kanye Westhas never been one to mince words.<p>For better or worse (worse if you're a president, pop star or a fashion house), you can count on West to speak his mind -- even if you just want to hear him plow through his catalog of hits.<p>In what's become customary, West dedicated some of his stage time …

Ceviche {Simple and Delicious}

The first time I made ceviche, I was amazed. I could actually see the lemon and lime juice turning the color of the fish from translucent pink to …

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2,500-year-old erotic graffiti found in unlikely setting on Aegean island

Wild, windswept, rocky and remote, Astypalaia is not an obvious place for the unearthing of some of the world's earliest erotic graffiti.<p>Certainly, Dr Andreas Vlachopoulos, a specialist in prehistoric archaeology, didn't think so when he began fieldwork on the Aegean island four years ago. Until he …

Study: Left alone with their thoughts, people choose electric shock

"The mind is its own place, and in it self / Can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav'n," John Milton wrote in "Paradise Lost." It seems the English poet was at least half right.<p>In a new study, people who were asked to spend a few minutes alone with their thoughts disliked it so much that they …

The Top 50 Cities To See In Your Lifetime

Buena Vista Images via Getty Images<p>With our ever-expanding bucket lists, it's sometimes easy to lose sight of the essentials. Well, we've gone to the community of travelers at minube.net with a simple goal: find the greatest destinations on Earth. From the great ancient capitals to the modern …

New sengi species is related to an elephant, but small as a mouse

It may look like a mouse, but it's actually related to an elephant. Meet the adorable Etendeka round-eared sengi, a newly discovered species of "elephant shrew" that lives in an isolated part of Namibia.<p>Known formally as <i>Macroscelides micus</i>, this diminutive sengi sports pinkish skin underneath its …

5 Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

Yes, you CAN afford to visit Machu Picchu! Try going with an affordable group tour by G Adventures. <i>(Photo courtesy of Luq1/Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.)</i><p>Think dream trips like Europe and Hawaii are totally out of reach? You'd be surprised how many affordable packages are …

Now and then - London bridges: in pictures

The ghostly images, which juxtapose historic views with their present day perspective, have been created using photographs showcased in Museum of London Docklands’ new art exhibition <b>Bridge</b>. The original photographs were taken by renowned late 19th and 20th century photographers, including Henry …

Storage Times for the Refrigerator and Freezer

These short but safe time limits for home-refrigerated foods will keep them from spoiling or becoming dangerous to eat. The guidelines for freezer …

Scientists simulate time travel using light particles

We may never see practical time travel in our lifetimes, if it's possible at all. However, a team at the University of Queensland has given the Doc Browns of the world a faint glimmer of hope by simulating time travel on a very, very small scale. Their study used individual photons to replicate a …

Second Person Dies After Electric Daisy Carnival

A second attendee of this year's Electric Daisy Carnival was found dead at the Vdara Resort in Las Vegas on Saturday night after the annual EDM …

Most expensive rescue in German history as man begins second week trapped 3000 feet underground in cave

Johann Westhauser has lain in the icy dark beneath the Bavarian Alps while doctors struggle to reach him and treat him for brain injury after accident<p>For seven days, more than 200 people have battled round the clock to save a seriously injured caver trapped 3,200 feet below the ground, in what is …

Rape victims rally against Egypt's inaction on sexual violence

Rape victims and rights activists have rallied in Cairo against the escalating number of sexual attacks against women in Egypt.<p>The protest follows last week’s sexual assault of a 19-year-old woman in Tahrir Square during the inauguration of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.<p>Seven men have been …

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