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Driver Faces Murder Charges After Car Hits Crowd at SXSW Club

A suspected drunken driver faces capital murder charges after striking a crowd outside a downtown Austin, Texas, club used as a venue for the South By Southwest digital conference, police said.<p>A man and a woman died and 23 others were injured — two of them critically — when the gray Honda Civic …

How Women Change Men

As daughters, sisters, wives, and coworkers<p>Soon after Jay Z welcomed his first child, Blue Ivy Carter, last year, a poem the rapper had reportedly dedicated to his new baby girl zipped around the Internet. “Before I got in the game, made a change, and got rich / I didn’t think hard about using the …

Amazing Floating Cars Fit Together Like Puzzle Pieces

These perfectly constructed multi-car pile-ups are actually digital sculptures by artist Chris LaBrooy. The series, called <i>Auto Aerobics</i>, features a collection of cars that are intertwined like large metal puzzle pieces. Paired with the phrase: “And roll….and stretch….and glide…..and flex,” the …

Listen to Songwriter-Turned-Singer Sevyn Streeter's Catchy New Pop Hit "Call Me Crazy"

Photo: Steve Erle<p>Sevyn Streeter already has smash-hit pop records to her name. So why don't you know her? Simple. She didn't sing them.<p>"What I've learned is you can't always control the order of things," she said of her turn as songwriter to singer. Over the past three years, she has crafted …

Alexa Meade on Why and How She Began Turning People Into Real Life Paintings

Alexa Meade turned her first person into a real life, three-dimensional painting in April of 2009. Now, four years later, she is known the world over …

Artist Paints The Human Body In Ways You Cannot Imagine

This is the talented Alexa Meade, a painter who creates extraordinary paintings by using the human body as her primary canvas.<p>Her work is almost …

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston investigated for sexual battery

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Tallahassee Police Department last year received a complaint of sexual battery against Florida State University star quarterback Jameis Winston.<p>No charges have been filed against Winston, and the investigation remains active. An attorney representing Winston denied the …

Logan Zillmer's Amazingly Surreal 365 Project

Photographer Logan Zillmer captures surreal scenes of well-dressed gentlemen trapped in an alternate universe, living out their respective dreams and nightmares. From one frame to the next, Zillmer playfully takes viewers on an adventure that exhibits a great sense of imagination. Whether the …

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Wolfram Alpha Launches Problem Generator To Help Students Learn Math

If you’re studying math or science, you are probably pretty familiar with Wolfram Alpha as a tool for figuring out complicated equations. That makes it a pretty good tool for cheating, but not necessarily for learning. Today, the Wolfram Alpha team is launching a new service for learners, the …

We don't need to be naked to be sexy

We're all near-naked now. From Lady Gaga's appearance on The X Factor to feminist protest group Femen, getting our kit off in public places doesn't seem to be a problem. But at night, in the privacy of our bedrooms, we're not brazen strumpets but coy mistresses, too embarrassed to turn on the …

10 Great Analog Sports Cars

To make cars safer, more practical, and more fuel efficient, automakers have been replacing the weighty components in our sports cars with electronics. Despite their talents, electronics create a distance between man, machine, and roadtoday's best s<p>To make cars safer, more practical, and more fuel …

Star Wars lightsabers finally invented

Wannabe Jedi Knights rejoice, for scientists have discovered that the famous lightsaber weapon wielded by Luke Skywalker and his ilk in the long-running space opera saga might one day exist beyond the realms of fiction.<p>Harvard and MIT physicists writing in the new edition of Nature say they have …

Keeping your laptop plugged in all the time will kill its battery faster

Laptops are our indispensable lifeline to the majesty that is the internet. We use them to work and play from anywhere in the world. But if you're …

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

Smartwatch Is Next Step In 'Quantified Self' Life-Logging

You could call it the phantom menace. Each year, in the midst of winter, a rumor surfaces about a new Apple product that sets tech bloggers buzzing.<p>Over the spring and summer, hype builds. Then, nothing. Last year, the tech world was left waiting for an Apple TV. This was the year of the iWatch — …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …