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'The Real History of Drugs' Educates Millions

The United States' longest, unwinnable war is the "war on drugs." Despite decades of arrests and locking up millions of Americans, politicians and PSA's urging us to "Just Say No," illegal drugs are still as available as ever.<p>But why are some drugs legal and some prohibited? Why do we arrest …

Why Do We Burp and Fart (So Much)?!

Top 50 Songs of 2013

It’s Friday, which means the first week in our 2013 Annual Report has wrapped up. But, what better way to start the weekend than with our Top 50 …

Rita Ora Joins ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Cast

The <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> cast just got a glamorous new recruit: British singer-songwriter Rita Ora has signed on to play Mia, the adopted sister of …

Rita Ora

Ashton Kutcher vs. Wal-Mart: Epic Twitter clash rages over poverty wages

<b>Ashton Kutcher (AP/Dan Hallman)</b><p>Kutcher slams retailer: “You should be proud of your associates but I’m not sure if they should be proud of you”<p>Josh Eidelson<p>November 20, 2013 4:21pm (UTC)<p>Celebrity actor/producer Ashton Kutcher and retail giant Wal-Mart had a spirited Twitter debate Tuesday over …

What is Wind?

Hilariously Honest Slogans for Popular Brands

<i>Honest Slogans</i> is a clever blog featuring well-known brand logos with hilariously honest slogans that realistically reflect the advertised product/service. Rather than offering idealistic mottos, these Photoshopped images say it like it is from the consumer's perspective. So, instead of the fun, …

Articles about 7 best kitchen and bath renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture tracks the hands-on renovation of her and ...<p>We break down the benefits and costs of laminate, wood, concrete, stainless steel, engineered quartz, granite, and marble.<p>Smart details in recent KitchenAid products point …

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This Is What Britney Spears Thinks Volunteerism Looks Like

Britney Spears just put out a call for your "Get to Work (Bitch)" stories on Facebook. Her team would specifically like to hear about your time …

TLC Biopic CrazySexyCool Reignites Drama Between T-Boz, Chilli, and Former Manager Pebbles

Guess some wounds never heal. More than two decades after the release of TLC's debut album, <i>Ooooooohhh… On the TLC Tip</i>, tensions are still high …

What Happens When You Stop Eating?

Video: New Super-Waterproof Material Makes Water Drops Bounce Off

Nanocones make surfaces more hydrophobic than ever before.<p>Is that a rubber ball making its way down a two-by-four? No, it's actually a drop of water hitting a strip of experimental material that's so water-resistant, it makes drops bounce.<p>The video above comes from the work of a team of materials …

7 Things You Need To Know About The Spice Girls Before They Were Famous

In this behind-the-scenes documentary, young Victoria Beckham is basically unrecognizable.<p>The Gods of the '90s must have heard our prayers because they have given us a magical gift — <i>Raw Spice: The Unofficial Story Of The Making Of The Spice Girls</i> is now online in its entirety. The 2001 documentary …

The End of the Wii and What It Means for Nintendo

Nintendo will no longer manufacture the Wii, and the company may stop selling the system entirely. With the lack of commercial sizzle on the next …

Retrogaming

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

10 Facts About Great White Sharks

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

Cooking

The Way You Walk Is Tied to a Hole in Your Skull

Science & InnovationLaelaps<p>On the bottom of your skull, there is a distinctive hole. The technical name for the opening is the foramen magnum – the “great hole” that the spinal cord and other critical soft tissues run through. This bone aperture has taken on great importance in the ongoing …

Video: What if you stopped sleeping?

Why we need enough sleep .. but not too much.<p>Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky since 1995. She was an integral part of the …

Could reading 'Crime and Punishment' make you better at reading people?

What we read, not just whether we read, could change how we interpret emotions<p>What do the arts mean to our lives? To at least some researchers, they're a way that we learn how the people around us think. Previous studies have concluded that reading fiction is correlated with various measures of …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

How Are You Celebrating The Year of Quinoa?

Are you aware that the UN has declared 2013 to be "The Year of Quinoa?" How are you participating in the global quinoa uprising?<p>Do you cook it in a …

Did Ellen Just Reunite The Spice Girls?

Spice up your freaking life, GIRL POWER is back!

Everyone Jay Z Has Compared Himself To

Hov sure has a lot of ways to explain his greatness.

The 2013 Ig Nobel Prizes: Drunk People Feel Sexy, And More Of The Year's Silliest Science

The Ig Nobel Prizes are in! Here are the winners of the strangest science awards of the year.<p>Last night were the Ig Nobel Prizes, the most important of Nobel Prize ceremonies. The ceremony honors the year's strangest--but also very good!--scientific research, in 10 different categories. Past …

Miley Cyrus Reveals Bangerz Tracklist, Beats One Direction Vevo Record!

After Sandy, rethinking microgrids

<b>NOAA's GOES-13 satellite captured this visible image of Hurricane Sandy battering the U.S. East coast on Monday, Oct. 29 at 9:10 a.m. EDT. (NASA GOES Project)</b><p>Connecticut has become the first state to begin a statewide microgrid program<p>Bobby Magill<p>September 9, 2013 8:59pm (UTC)<p><i>This is the first of a</i> …

The Future is Now: 9 Unbelievable (Real) Technologies That Exist Today (PHOTOS)

According to Moore’s Law, it is generally held that the processing power in our computing technology is destined to double every two years. With respect to the trend first recognized in 1965, it only takes a glance at the headlines covering the high-concept gadgets and gizmos of today to notice …

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Fringe Factor: Gay Panic, Secession Fever & More

A strike on Syria is doomed by all the gays and women in the military, Texas is ready to become its own country, and Pennsylvania is racking up a …