Nicholas Slight

393 Flips | 4 Magazines | 11 Likes | 7 Following | @nickslight | Keep up with Nicholas Slight on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Nicholas Slight”

Scott Weiland, singer from Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, dead at 48

Scott Weiland, whose powerful vocals fuelled megaselling bands Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver as he all the while maintained a very public …

Charisma

How To Love A Girl With Depression

58474<p>views<p>58474<p>views<p>1. Remind me again why I thought it would be a good idea to live on the fourth floor?<p>2. I thought command strips weren’t supposed …

New Desalinating System Uses Shockwaves For Turning Salt Water Into Drinking Water

Researchers at MIT’s Department of Chemical Engineering have discovered a new way to remove salt from ocean and brackish water. If it works on a …

Google Maps goes offline: Download cities, countries, and get turn-by-turn navigation

Google Maps is finally embracing offline mode, with the news that you can now download cities, counties, or countries to your device and use …

PTSD may increase heart attack, stroke risk in women

<b>(CNN) —</b> New research reveals that the effects of PTSD can go beyond the mind -- and put women's hearts and brains at risk.<p>Post-traumatic stress disorder can wreak havoc on a person's ability to deal with small disturbances, such as a loud noise or an upsetting story in the news, and it can keep …

7 Reasons Everyone Should Date a Coffee Addict

1. It doesn't matter whether or not they're a morning person. If they have had their coffee, they're good to go.<p>2. You don't have to worry about …

Artist Turns 80s Horror Movies into Coolest Children’s Books Ever | Horror Movies

It’s always fun when artists take horror icons out of their established worlds and place them into far different worlds, whether they’re infused with …

RIP Diane Charlemagne

A 24-year-old man died in March after falling into a coma when he and another man accidentally ingested GBL at Petit Bain.<p>The initial motion, made by …

Electron Microscope Shows How Vinyl LP's Are Played

Have you ever wondered how a vinyl player actually plays a record? How Elvis' crooning voice can slip from a vinyl right into your ears like he's …

While heroin epidemic rages, Bain seeks profit in drug treatment centers

The clinic parking lot is jammed at 10:30 on a Monday morning. Inside a bustling waiting room, patients talk to staff members and wait their turn at …

New York Yankees Legend Yogi Berra Dies at 90

Yogi Berra, the New York Yankees All-Star catcher who became as famed for his humorous adages as his athletic prowess, died Tuesday, the Yogi Berra …

11 Things You Learn From Being A Heroin Addict

1. Death is the most important part of life.<p>I’ve been in the rooms of Narcotics Anonymous for some time now. And the one thing I hear over and over …

NESN reportedly parting ways with Don Orsillo

Don Orsillo is a fantastic baseball announcer to the point that it's amazing that he hasn't left NESN and the Red Sox for a cushier, better-paying …

Artist Banksy opens derelict 'Dismaland' theme park

LONDON (AP) — The elusive British graffiti artist Banksy has unveiled his latest project — a parody of a seaside theme park called "Dismaland" …

Tips for Creating Large Format Prints

Aaron Reed is a professional landscape and nature photographer. He makes his living selling fine art prints. If you view <b>his gallery</b>, you’ll see that …

Nature Photography

Stephen Hawking To Use Large Hadron Collider To Create World’s Biggest K-Hole

Scientists at Cern Switzerland have unveiled plans to simulate the world’s first K-Hole.<p>For many years scientists across the globe have tried to …

Stream Original Series, Award-Winning Movies & Web Series

Enjoy the latest full episodes and video extras from SundanceTV shows: Hap and Leonard, Top of the Lake, The A Word and more. Watch award-winning …

Kurt Cobain Biographer: I Changed My Mind—Let's Leave the Legend Alone

I wrote a biography about Kurt Cobain in 2006. Since then, I’ve come to the realization that it’s better to let his legacy lie because I believe he …

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Kevin Ward Sr.: Tony Stewart 'took a very, very big part of my family's life'

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- The parents of Kevin Ward Jr. want Tony Stewart held accountable for their son's death, one that Stewart calls an accident but one …

Windows 10 to reportedly have a feature that once would have been unthinkable

Microsoft might soon surprise its customers by announcing a Windows 10 feature that would have been unthinkable just a couple of years ago, the …

Kershaw Ties Koufax with 6th 200-K Season in Row

Kershaw Ties Koufax with 6th 200-K S...

When life begins in rehab: A baby heals after a mother’s heroin addiction

Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore has a department that specializes in weaning newborns off of heroin and methadone.<p>Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital in Baltimore has a department that specializes in weaning newborns off heroin and methadone.<p>BALTIMORE — After a month of painful …

I just watched my smartphone case heal itself from scratches

In late 2013, LG unveiled a smartphone called the G Flex. It was one of the first smartphones to feature a flexible display, as the name might …

These are the fastest ISPs in each country, according to Netflix

With consumers streaming more video online than ever before, having an Internet connection strong enough to handle high quality streams is more …

Law Enforcement Now Need A Warrant To Track Cell Phones

A lot has been going on recently about police and search and seizure laws, data protection, and people's online rights. Thanks or no thanks …

Truth in death: Shedding the stigma of heroin addiction in obituaries

In the bleak realm of obituaries, there is one category of death that remains taboo even in a social media-obsessed, overly candid world. It is …

25 Cars Worth Waiting For: 2015–2018

Our guide to the 25 most compelling vehicles coming to market over the next four years.

36 Great American Drum & Bass Tracks

I've been putting a lot of thought into the strides that the drum & bass scene has been making, but that's probably because I remember a time when …

California scientists test Ecstasy as anxiety-reducer for gravely ill

California scientists are testing whether the illegal psychoactive drug commonly known as Ecstasy could help alleviate anxiety for terminally ill patients, the trial's principal funder said on Tuesday.<p>At least a dozen subjects with life-threatening diseases like cancer, and who are expected to live …