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Nepal death toll climbs towards 2,000 as world responds to earthquake

Officials say more than 700 died in Kathmandu alone, and at least 17 killed by an avalanche on Mount Everest’s base camp<p>The death toll from the devastating earthquake in Nepal climbed above 1,900 on Sunday and was continuing to rise as officials struggled to gauge the full scale of the disaster and …

Natural Disasters

Scientists Target New Painkillers From Spider Venom

Ingredients in venom could lead to new, nonaddictive treatments for chronic pain<p>The greenbottle blue tarantula (<i>Chromatopelma cyaneopubescens</i>) is one of seven species of spiders whose venom Australian researchers found has potential painkilling properties. The creature is native to Venezuela and …

Zoology

The Gorgeous Portraits of Plus Size Dancers Prove Skill Has No Set Shape

Photographer Toby Burrows has captured a series of stunning photographs featuring plus size dancers. The dancers are part of <i>Nothing to Lose</i>, a dance …

Broad City

Passengers trapped on board cruise ship off coast of Sydney as storm rages

Footage shows ship battered by huge waves as cyclonic storm tears through Australia's east coast<p>A fierce storm lashing <b>Australia's</b> southeast destroyed homes, left dozens stranded in swirling floodwaters and may have led to the deaths of three people, officials said Tuesday.<p>The storm, which has been …

Weather

Mindfulness meditation can boost your career and help you get a job

Searching for inner peace at work? A Buddhist monk who teaches meditation to Google staff shares his tips for a mindful career<p>Like yoga before it, mindfulness is the latest eastern practice to go thoroughly mainstream in the west. Classes are offered by the NHS for mental wellbeing and schools are …

A Rubens Exhibition That's All Fat, No Muscle

LONDON — The term “blockbuster” is defined by the equation: major name or subject + major loans = major ticket sales. Positive critical reception is …

Identifying Hidden Sugars in Your Diet Helps Manage Your Weight

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Not all sugars are created equal, and they’re hidden in most of today’s processed foods. Nutritionist, fitness trainer, and author JJ …

Patrick Oligney

Harry to serve with Aus armed forces

Prince Harry will spend several weeks based in Australia in the next few months before attending the centenary Anzac dawn service in Gallipoli with …

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The 27 Most Important Moments From The Oscars

A recap of Hollywood's biggest night, including an appearance by Glom Gazingo.

World Ocean Observatory

The maritime community lost a true ocean treasure this week. Dr. Eugenie Clark, aka the “Shark Lady,” died this week at 92. Mote Marine Laboratory, …

The girl who gets gifts from birds

<b>Lots of people love the birds in their garden, but it's rare for that affection to be reciprocated. One young girl in Seattle is luckier than most. She feeds the crows in her garden - and they bring her gifts in return.</b><p>Eight-year-old Gabi Mann sets a bead storage container on the dining room table, …

Birds

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