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Portland Cops Post ‘I Am Darren Wilson’ on Facebook, Ordered to Take Down

Several Portland police officers (at least three) were publicly scolded yesterday for posting images on Facebook of their police badges with an “I Am …


Multiple arrests made during Ferguson protest in Portland

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>Seven people were arrested on charges including interfering with a peace officer and disorderly conduct during Tuesday's …


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Scorpion venom is a painkiller for the grasshopper mouse

The bark scorpion is, according to Wikipedia, the most venomous scorpion in North America, wielding an intensely painful – and potentially lethal – sting that stuns and deters snakes, birds and other predators. People unfortunate enough to have experienced the sting say that it produces an …

Your Dog Might Have Some Of Its Older Sibling's Cells

A condition known as microchimerism, when an individual ends up with traces of someone else's genetic material, can happen in dogs as well as humans.<p>Here's a mystery: A golden retriever gives birth to a litter of puppies. It's not her first birth, and something's weird about these adorable little …

APOD: NGC 7814: The Little Sombrero in Pegasus (2013 Oct 25) Image Credit & Copyright: Ken Crawford (Rancho Del Sol Obs.) Collaboration: David Martinez-Delgado (ARI-ZAH, Univ. Heidelberg) Explanation: Point your telescope toward the high flying constellation Pegasus and you can find this expanse of Milky Way stars and distant galaxies. Centered on NGC 7814, the pretty field of view would almost be covered by a full moon. NGC 7814 is sometimes called the Little Sombrero for its resemblance to the brighter more famous M104, the Sombrero Galaxy. Both Sombrero and Little Sombrero are spiral galaxies seen edge-on, and both have extensive central bulges cut by a thinner disk with dust lanes in silhouette. In fact, NGC 7814 is some 40 million light-years away and an estimated 60,000 light-years across. That actually makes the Little Sombrero about the same physical size as its better known namesake, appearing to be smaller and fainter only because it is farther away. A very faint dwarf galaxy, potentially a satellite of NGC 7814, is revealed in the deep exposure just below the Little Sombrero. Starship Asterisk* • APOD Discussion Page #APOD

The Scientific Method: User Guide

Congratulations on your purchase of The Scientific Method™! We hope that it will provide many years of useful service and allow you to answer those nagging questions about the universe you've been having.<p>Here are a few tips to help you get the best out of your investment:<p>We're confident that The …

Why Instagram Censored My Body

I wasn't shocked at the reaction I received from my t-shirt. I'm used to being told by society that I must regulate my body to fit the norm. I'm used to the fact that images of unaltered women are seen as unacceptable. I've taught myself to ignore it (as much as I can) and through the Internet (via …

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Fossil Find Points To A Streamlined Human Lineage

Fossils of human ancestors are rare. You could pile all the ones that scientists have found in the back of a pickup truck.<p>But a remarkable site in Georgia, in the former Soviet Union, has produced a rich group of bones dating back almost 2 million years — and the discovery is shaking the family …

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<b>Thor & Steve’s friendship ⊱</b><p><i>“I have lived many ages of men, Steven. Centuries without end. I have seen many great men, and known countless honors. But the greatest honor of this ancient and tired soul has been the privilege of fighting beside you, and calling you my friend.”</i>