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Wife of Southern California Mayor Daniel Crespo Indicted in His Death

Seven months after the mayor of Bell Gardens, California, was fatally shot in his home, his wife, Lyvette Crespo, 43, was indicted by a grand jury on …

Psychology

Average Penis Size Study Shows 'Normal' Isn't Necessarily What You Thought

What's the average penis size? The results are in, and they show it takes less to be well-endowed than you might think.<p>The average length of an erect penis is 5.16 inches (13.12 centimeters) and the average circumference is 4.59 inches (11.66 centimeters), according to a new analysis of penis …

Phobos: Facts About the Doomed Martian Moon

The Martian moon Phobos orbits only a few thousand miles above the Red Planet's surface. Its proximity to its planet is one of the reasons …

The 40 smartest people of all time

Thims first compiled a list of people with IQ scores over 200 as a matter of curiosity. Anything over 130 is extremely high, though it should be noted that IQ tests are a highly imprecise and controversial measure.<p>Later, Thims ranked everybody who had a strong aptitude, marked capacity, or …

Mathematics

The Night Sky in March 2015: Mice that spell doom for Earth

Impending collision of galaxies threatens mass extinctions in four billion years (so not before the solar eclipse)<p><i>The chart shows the sky at the beginning of March. The positions of the stars on other nights can be found from previous Night Sky charts</i> <i>for they rise two hours earlier each month.</i> …

Universe

Photos of Stars So Remarkable You Won't Believe They Were Taken Here On Earth by an Astrophotographer

<b>“There’s something pretty amazing about light that’s left another galaxy, travelled through space for 15 million years and then hits the back of your</b> …

Amazing

NASA Satellite Captures Amazing 3D Videos of Rain, Snow

Mesmerizing and swirling animations of rain and snow dance across a map of the Earth, shown in a video released yesterday (Feb. 26) by NASA's Global …

Stars found forming 16,000 light-years BELOW the Milky Way's disc - and if aliens one day lived there they would see our galaxy's spiral in their night sky

• <b>Brazilian scientists have discovered remote stars forming in the Milky Way</b>• <b><br>They are the most distant stars ever to be seen forming in the galaxy</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

How To Lose Weight Naturally Without Exercise

<b>How To Lose Weight Naturally & Fast at Home Without Exercise</b><p>Concerning get thinner characteristically, there are a lot of people who are not getting …

Why is Hillary Clinton paying women only 72 cents for every dollar she pays men?

Part of the hoped for winning strategy for Hillary Clinton's hypothetical presidential run is to focus on disgruntled women who think they should be …

12 stellar pieces of design inspired by space

The wonders of the universe never fail to amaze us, and they've been inspiring artists and designers for a very long time. Whether it's the out-there …

Graphic Design

Dark Energy Camera Takes Accidental Gigantic, Magnificent Picture of Comet Lovejoy

Oops! In a happy accident, Comet Lovejoy just happened to be in the field of view of the 570-megapixel Dark Energy Camera, the world’s most powerful …

TV Ratings: 'How to Get Away With Murder' Wraps Steady Freshman Run

The ABC drama's season finale helps the net win the night as 'The Odd Couple' retains much of its premiere.<p>ABC bid adieu to <i>How to Get Away With …

Ratings: Murder Finale Dips, Grey's and Odd Couple Slip, Blacklist Ticks Up

ABC’s (unofficially renewed) <i>How to Get Away With Murder</i> wrapped its freshman run with 9 million total viewers and a 2.8 demo rating, steady in …

TV

Jim Tomsula slept in his car for 6 months en route to becoming 49ers head coach

Jim Tomsula has one of the best jobs in professional sports, but his road to becoming the San Francisco 49ers head coach wasn't easy.<p>In a profile …

NFL

RIP, Leonard Nimoy

Remembering the man who did not take himself or Star Trek's Spock too seriously, but always took seriously the love that fans had for that character.<p><b>This is one of</b> my favorite pictures of me.<p>(It was taken by someone else, so it's not a selfie. Keep yer snark to yerselves, ya bastids.)<p>Leonard Nimoy, …

Science Fiction

Does new evidence show the IRS misled Congress?

One of the most lasting things to come out of Star Trek is Spock’s Vulcan salute – you know, the one where you raise your palm and separa…

One of the most lasting things to come out of <i>Star Trek</i> is Spock’s Vulcan salute – you know, the one where you raise your palm and separate your fingers like someone’s trying to tear your hand down the middle. … The salute first appeared in the 1967 episode “Amok Time,” in which <b>Leonard Nimoy</b>‘s Spock must return to his home planet to get laid or die trying.<p>But it was almost a shoulder rub, basically. The script for “Amok Time” actually called for Spock to kneel in front of another Vulcan, who …

Photos of the Week: 2/21-2/27

This week we have a fireball above Calgary, wintry weather from Saudi Arabia to New York City, Iranian speedboats destroying a replica of a U.S. aircraft carrier, a Japanese polar bear caretaker robot, Chadian soldiers taking the fight to Boko Haram insurgents, a view of the Moon alongside Venus …

Boko Haram

10 Crazy Body Connections

What your hand says about your penis, the link between your lips and brain, and more<p>Your body parts are joined in ways you never imagined. For example, did you know the length of your index finger could secretly reveal your penis size?<p>While most of these links sound strange, knowing about them …

Tie Wars: Viral Vid is Not a Better Way to Tie a Necktie

<b>A LiveLeak video</b> out of Tehran showing a "better" way to tie a necktie is getting a lot of traction online, but it's not quite as clever as it first seems.<p>First, dude is tying a half-Windsor, which isn't the best knot around. It's wishy-washy and noncommittal, and unlike its big brother, the …

Men's Fashion

#Tornado near Campo, Colorado on May 31rst, 2010. Look closely you can see little black dots in front of the Tornado which is baseball sized hailstones falling out of the supercell. Photo copyright Mike Theiss @ExtremeNature