Hilary Mae Larson

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Ground operations in Gaza 'might become necessary,' Israeli official says

Israel intercepted a rocket fired at Tel Aviv on Tuesday and killed militants who stormed into Israeli territory, the military said, as people on both sides of the Gaza border were living under a barrage of attacks from the air.<p>In a dramatic escalation of the conflict, militants fired more than 130 …

Edward Snowden asylum: US 'disappointed' by Russian decision

The White House expressed anger and dismay on Thursday after Russia granted temporary asylum to the American whistleblower Edward Snowden and allowed him to leave the Moscow airport where he had been holed up for over a month.<p>White House spokesman Jay Carney said the US was "extremely disappointed" …

Scientists Have Made The Most Human-Looking Lab-Grown Ear Yet

It may not look like something you'd want to have sticking out of your head.<p>Nevertheless, its geometry is closer to life than a previous effort at bioengineering an outer ear, its creators say.<p>In 1997, a team of surgeons from the Children's Hospital in Boston earned fame for engineering a small ear …

Here's Why Gay Men Are Dumping Russian Vodka

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Now, more than ever, the type of vodka one drinks is very important to gay men. This time it has to …

Melting Ceramics by Livia Marin | Colossal

<p>When dropping a ceramic plate or cup we’ve all braced for the familiar sound of impact as the object explodes into a multitude of sharp fragments on …

Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada (by Matt Molloy)

<b>Smeared skies, Lake Ontario | Canada</b> (by Matt Molloy)

The Best Commencement Speeches of 2013

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It's that time of year, where college graduates are heading off into the world and everyone from …

"His Name Was Mark Carson": New Yorkers Rally Against Hate Crimes

After a rash of anti-gay crime in the city and the murder of a gay man earlier this week, New Yorkers gathered in the West Village to make a statement.<p>Yesterday afternoon New Yorkers participated in a Rally Against Hate, organized by members of New York's LGBT community. The rally was organized in …

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