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US schools pull essay questioning Holocaust

The school board of a southern California district has admitted as "wholly inappropriate" asking pupils to write an essay on whether they believed the Nazi Holocaust really happened.<p>The local newspaper, the <i>San Bernardino Sun,</i> reported that 2,000 13 and 14-year-old pupils in the district were asked: …

'Heartbreaking' Video Of Final Moments Aboard Korean Ferry

A cellphone video sent by a 17-year-old passenger in the final moments before a South Korean ferry capsized and sank on April 16, killing hundreds of people, has been released by the teenager's father.<p>The 15-minute video, shot by high school student Park Su-hyeon, gives a chilling glimpse of the …

#theLIST: Oscars 2014: The 10 Best Dressed

BAZAAR counts down the sartorial standouts on the Academy Awards red carpet.<p>BAZAAR counts down the sartorial standouts on the Academy Awards red carpet.

The Oscars

Being someone else: How virtual reality is allowing men and women to swap bodies

It’s disorienting to look in the mirror and see yourself as another gender.<p>I’m wearing my Oculus Rift development kit, and the virtual reality hardware gives me the illusion of being in a comfortable room in an Italian villa. There is a mirror in the room, and in it I don’t see myself, but a woman. …

Google Translate Can Now Sing to You in Japanese, Sort Of

Japan is often hailed as the world headquarters of cute pop culture and the Internet memes they generate, but a new online trick brings the Japanese …

Controversial Messages from Creationists to Evolutionists

Matt Stopera of BuzzFeed recently attended the debates between science educator Bill Nye (The Science Guy) and Christian author Ken Ham about the controversial topic of evolutionism vs creationism. While there, he asked a number of self-described creationists from the event's audience to write …

Evolution

Explaining the Dogecoin-Funded Efforts to Send the Jamaican Bobsled Team to Sochi: A Thought Experiment

I just got back from the best vacation. I hopped into my time machine and speed-dialed the year 1996. I had a great time. It’s really beautiful …

Snowflakes and snow crystals