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Hear me now? 'Strong signal' from sun-like star sparks alien speculation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Astronomers engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) are training their instruments on a star around 94 light years from Earth after a very strong signal was detected by a Russian telescope.<p>An international team of researchers is now examining the radio signal and its …

Astronomy

I Will Always Love You, So Tell Her To Be Good To You

“There is a part of me that will always love him,” I exhale, wishing I had a much cooler sentence to tell my mom.<p>I could say I’m fine, that I’ve …

6 Moves for Strong and Toned Abs

Exercise 1 Half-kneeling diagonal chops<p>Come down on your right knee (like you're going to propose), holding a 5- to 10-pound dumbbell with both hands to the outside of your right hip <b>(A)</b>. In one fluid motion, raise the dumbbell across your body and up to the ceiling, just past the outside of your …

24 Fiction Books That Can Change Your Life

“Just because I work for a big corporation doesn’t mean I don’t like fiction books. In fact, fiction books is one of my favorite kinds of …

The Placebo Effect: Transforming Biology With Belief

I'm in!<p>Did you know that we can change our biology simply by what we believe to be true? The placebo effect is defined as the measurable, observable, …

I Lost My Eye In An Accident, So Why Is It Giving Me These Horrific Visions?: Part II

Part II of II. Read Part I here.<p>As I left Mallory’s Pub, I got the sense that someone was following me. I even saw a tall shadow right behind mine …

I Lost My Eye In An Accident, So Why Is It Giving Me These Horrific Visions?: Part I

Part I of II.<p>Nothing could have prepared me for what happened that night. I thought I had a fairly good idea of how it would all go down. Just …

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21 Heart-Punching Quotes That Will Make You Fall In Love With Poetry

It’s no secret that I love poetry. Like, if I could wake up and eat poetry for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, I probably would. (Okay, sometimes I …

32 People Recall The Most Horrifying Thing They Ever Witnessed

This one is sick. Do not read if you’re easily grossed-out. Found on AskReddit.<p>I’m a career firefighter with 6 years on the job. I went my entire …

I Dated An Absolute Sociopath And I Didn’t Know It Until His Girlfriend Called Me

By the time I was 22, I’d had two long-term boyfriends, both of whom had loved me, both of whose hearts I’d gone ahead and broken. Not that either of …

13 Heart-Ripping Testimonials Of How It Feels To Be Suicidal

Menta<p>Found on AskReddit.<p>I understand. I mean, I wake up every day with this gnawing feeling. You try to push it away, but it gets worse. It doesn’t …

I Wish I Had Never Watched This Serial Killer’s Murder Videos

People think because I write scary stories, that means I must be some kind of twisted bastard who spends all of his time sitting around dreaming up …

50 Dirty Jokes That Are (Never Appropriate But) Always Funny

No matter the setting, these 50 hilarious, unsavory jokes are never entirely appropriate. But if you’re bold enough to deliver a punchline, you …

50 Terrible Children’s Jokes Guaranteed To Crack You Up

1. Why did the superhero flush the toilet?<p>Because it was his doody.<p>2. How do you get a tissue to dance?<p>You put a little boogie into it.<p>3. What did …

Worst ‘Missed Connection’ Ever Shows Just How Real Hooking Up Can Be

Titled, <b>URGENT worst missed connection – m4w – 28 (SoHo)</b>, a man named Tom T. is seeking a woman he had drunkenly fornicated with in the bathroom of a …

23 Terrifying True Tales Of People Messing Around With Ouija Boards

My friend had mentioned that she had one, so I asked her to pull the board out so I could check it out. At first she said no, but then agreed to do …

24 People Reveal Their Most Embarrassing Public Moments (But 100% Funny To Us)

<b>1.</b> When I was pregnant I went to the mall and got a horrible case of morning sickness. It hit really suddenly so I stopped at one of those kiosks in …

The Ultimate Guide To Changing Your Life

Ugh, then there are those times when I feel dead inside. I wake up early and swing on the pre-school swingset like a pervert.<p>The sun rises and …

12 French Habits Worth Adopting

As the daughter of French people raised in the U.S., I’ve always identified as American above all. When I was younger especially, I resisted all …

The Strangest Text Message I’ve Ever Received

I’m a little ashamed to admit it, but I probably acted out of desperation the first time it happened. I had gotten texts from people with the wrong …

10 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing As A Result Of Your Mental Illness

<b>1. You shy away from sex.</b><p>Putting your body on display is natural and alarmingly unnatural at the same time. If you have ever been remotely …

21 Terrible 90s Songs That Everyone Secretly Loves

1. ‘Everybody (Backstreet’s Back)’ by The Backstreet Boys<p>I feel like it’s only fitting to start with this little ditty, as it was also the Boys’ …

Meet Danitsja, a Potty-Trained Sloth

Changing Planet<p>Sloths have something of a reputation for having eccentric bathroom habits, but this resident of a sanctuary in Suriname, really takes the … bidet.<p>When sloth conservationist Monique Pool rescued this particular sloth, named Danitsja, and brought her back to her sanctuary she …

South America

Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many surprising …

Zoology

8 Ways To Change Your Habits

What does it take to make a goal or a dream come true?<p>You know the drill. You’re vowing to change your behavior. Tomorrow I’ll … start meditating. …

25 Years Ago, 'Darkness Visible' Broke Ground Detailing Depression

Renee Montagne talks to writer Andrew Solomon, who has chronicled his own battle with depression, about how William Styron's work opened up discussions of mental illness.<p>Transcript<p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:<p>It was 25 years ago this month that an essay in Vanity Fair magazine brought the pain of …

What Suicidal Depression Feels Like

I don’t know if you have noticed, but ever since Robin Williams died, I have removed the filter from my writing that keeps me safe of jaw dropping, …

This cat looks like it is wearing the fur of its enemies.