Katie Glosser

162 Flips | 3 Magazines | 3 Following | @ladyglosser | I am 18 years old, and I love to read the news more than anything! Writing is my passion, and someday I want to be a television news anchor! I am friendly, tolerant and outgoing and I LOVE dragons :3

DOMA Struck Down, A Gay Warrior’s Joyful Day

On a historic day, the retired colonel who became the first service member to successfully petition to have a same-sex spouse buried in a military …

America the Beautiful: 50 States in 50 Photos

At 3.79 million square miles (9.83 million km2) and approximately 315 million people, the United States is the third largest country by land area and …

iOS 7 includes the ability to control your iPhone or iPad using head movements [video]

Discovered by an anonymous tipster, iOS 7’s “Accessibility” section now includes a feature that allows you to control your iPhone or iPad with left or right head movements. We’ve tested this ourselves and found it to be quite accurate, but it’s quite tedious to control your device this way since it …

Aaron Hernandez charged with murder

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. — Methodically and in chilling detail Wednesday, prosecutors showed why it took 10 days to charge former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez with murder.<p>Using surveillance camera video that tracked Hernandez from his home in North Attleborough to Boston and …

Top 10 Headlines Today: Habitable Planets, New Killer Whale Species…

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This Glove Could Help Deaf-Blind People Communicate With Anyone, Anywhere

And the research behind it could change how we all interact with computers and with each other.<p>Michael Scaturro<p>On the hottest day of the summer so far in Berlin, Tom Bieling, a 32-year-old doctoral candidate, walked quickly down a corridor on the second floor of a science building mere blocks away …

‘Killer Nanny’ Case: What the Krims Didn’t Know About Yoselyn Ortega

Michael Daly on what’s coming to light about the “killer nanny” accused of slaying two children.<p>If only there had been some way for the parents to …

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Cambodian tailorbird: A new species seen in Phnom Penh

<b>A species of bird that is completely new to science has been discovered - hiding in plain sight in Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh.</b><p>The Cambodian tailorbird (<i>Orthotomus chaktomuk</i>), as it has been named, was first spotted in 2009 during routine checks for avian flu.<p>More specimens have since been found …

Seek Inner Peace And Master The Lesson Of Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”<p>-Gautama Buddha<p>This saying by Gautama Buddha illustrates the true essence of peace. No matter which …

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Chinese space capsule returns safely

A Chinese space capsule carrying three astronauts has landed safely in the country's northern grasslands after a 15-day trip to a prototype space …

Picture of the Day: Sunset in Santorini

SUNSET IN SANTORINI<p>Photograph by PEDRO SZEKELY on Flickr<p>In this stunning capture by Pedro Szekely, we see the sun setting over the picturesque town …

The Most Fabulous Flight Attendant Fashions In History - PAPER

Is there anything more jet-set fabulous than a chicly turned-out flight attendant? In honor of Pedro Almodóvar's new ultra-gay romp <i>I'm So Excited</i>, which takes place on a Madrid to Mexico City flight and features some fabulous flight attendant fashion, we've rounded up our favorite moments of …

Hurry up and put a projector in my phone, Intel

For several years now, Intel (s intc) has used its annual Research@Intel event to showcase an interactive projected display. The idea is that any …

A vision of Miami's impending underwater apocalypse

<i>Rolling Stone</i> this month published a fascinating, if somewhat morbid piece about how the city of Miami is all but certain to be submerged underwater due to climate change. As Jeff Goodell reports, research shows that sea levels are due to rise by at least six feet by the end of the century, with …

Mummy statue locked in display case starts spinning

An ancient statue created as an offering to the Egyptian god of death has stumped the Manchester Museum in England after a time-lapse video taken over a week-long period shows the artifact slowly spinning.<p>The strange occurrence was first noticed by the statue's current caretaker, Campbell Price, …

A Collection of Songs Ruined by Film, TV, and Humanity

Influence is a bastard; a rugged dog, waiting on a street corner with gnarled teeth. Once that mutt clenches down, it leaves behind a hideous scar — …

World War Z: Could a Zombie Virus Happen?

<b>In the new movie World War Z, a zombie virus has overtaken the planet, killing off most of humankind and leaving (who else?) only Brad Pitt to save the rest of us.</b><p>Inspired by the 2006 novel of the same name, the film’s only the latest example of America’s zombification. In researching this article, …

Astronomers Find Trio Of 'Super-Earths' Around Nearby Star

New observations of a fairly well-studied star have revealed a system with at least six planets, three of which are in the star's habitable zone. This is the first time that three such planets have been spotted orbiting in this zone in the same system.<p>At just 22 light years away from Earth, Gliese …

10 Photography Assignments to Stimulate Your Creativity

This article provides you with 10 photography self-assignments that you can use to get your own creative juices flowing. They’re designed to help you …

How to Spot a Sociopath (Hint: It Could Be You)

A dishy book from an avowed sociopath has stirred up an awkward debate: perhaps all of us have a bit of the personality disorder. Caitlin Dickson on …

The Science of Hypnosis

Changing Planet<p><b>By: Chantell Williams Listen to Youth Radio’s investigation: The Science of Hypnosis</b><p>Hypnosis has been around for centuries. It’s been shown to reduce stress, anxiety and pain. Yet the practice is still struggling for mainstream public acceptance. New research from Stanford University …

Smartphone use may make you wussy, says Harvard study

Your reputation as a tough, hard-nosed business go-getter may take a hit if you spend a lot of time using your little smartphone. A study conducted by researchers at Harvard Business School suggests that using devices with small screens can cause people to behave less assertively than those using …

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Sugar Syrup Makes Internal Organs Transparent

A new lab technique helps scientists study cells inside entire organs or embryos.<p>This new technique for making cool-looking clear organs sometimes sounds more like a fancy recipe than a lab procedure. It uses a sugar syrup to strip colors from mouse brains and embryos, so that scientists can study …