Stephen Hutchings

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The frightening truth about the security of our healthcare data

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: rangizzz/Shutterstock<p>Is your healthcare data safe? That’s not something most people think about on a regular basis. …

IKEA Hack Alert! How to Turn a Faux Sheepskin Rug into a Vest

We can’t get enough of the faux fur fashion trend, so with spring right around the corner we are thinking of ways we can continue to wear it as the weather heats up (hopefully). So here is a way to rock some faux fur now and come spring, and believe it or not, it’s a DIY project. Think throw gone …

WATCH: A Death-Defying Climb To The Top Of Shanghai Tower

A pair of daredevils, a Russian and a Ukrainian, scales the as-yet-unfinished Shanghai Tower, the world's second-tallest building.<p>As Russia Today writes:<p>"Donning army camos, black hoodies and face masks, Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov evoke a Black Bloc aesthetic and an even more nonchalant …

The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, has recently announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted more than 140,000 entries from 166 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted …

Newly Excavated 4,600-Year-Old Egyptian Pyramid Threatened by Development

The pyramid is in the news this week after overblown reports about its "discovery."<p>Decades before the great pyramids at Giza took shape, a modest stepped pyramid arose at a site now known as Edfu. Archaeologists from the University of Chicago have been studying the 4,600-year-old stone structure …

The Best Looks from Pre-Fall 2014

Check back daily as we add the best looks from the chic in-between season.<p>Check back daily as we add the best looks from the chic in-between season. Plus, see more fall fashion here.

Fifth Harmony - "Miss Movin' On" Live Billboard Session

Laura Pausini Discusses Greatest Hits Album & 20-Year Career - Billboard Q&A

See The Beauty Of Math, Even If You Don’t Understand Math

Vizualizing complex math equations is a privilege for a unique few–that is, until you place them within real world context.<p>There comes a moment in most of our lives when we realize that some secrets of the universe will remain hidden from us–not because mankind hasn’t discovered them, but because …

Rouhani: Iran ready to work with U.S.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani insisted Tuesday that his country is not a danger to the Middle East or the rest of the world, and that he’s ready to work with the United States “to manage our differences.”<p>“Iran poses absolutely no threat to the world or to the region, in ideals or in actual …

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OMG, I Want This House: Venezuela

In the Jungle<p>Need a vacation off the grid? Spend some time at this stunning Venezuelan compound accessible only by helicopter.<p>08.31.13 4:45 AM …

Balloon Ride, Myanmar

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21 Powerful Quotes That Capture The Magic Of Music

"Music is a world within itself, it's a language we all understand." These gorgeous images of legendary musicians and their words of wisdom will heal your soul today.

Anna Von Hausswolff, "Funeral For My Future Children" - NPR Music Field Recordings

The 10 Most Killer Cover Songs of the Past Decade

This century has been a golden age for cover songs. Thanks to YouTube, we're always there whenever a band plays a must-hear version of some recent …

Music

A King Cobra Folded from a Single Sheet of Tissue Paper | Colossal

<p>This accomplished king cobra designed by Ronald Koh was recently folded by origami artist Matthieu Georger from a single piece of specially treated …

Unknown Artistic Insect Builds a White Picket Fence to Protect its Nest of Eggs | Colossal

<p>Earlier this summer while on vacation in Peru, graduate student Troy Alexander fell in love with the Amazon rainforest, and on his return asked an …

Electronic Music Festival Is Canceled After 2 Tragic Deaths

Photo: Via The New York Times<p>Electronic Zoo, a three-day music festival on Randall's Island in New York, has been canceled. The decision came jointly …

Why Millennials Are Ditching Cars And Redefining Ownership

<i>Part of a series of stories produced in collaboration with</i><i>Youth Radio</i><i>on the changing car culture in America.</i><p>You might think there's one place in America you absolutely need a car: Los Angeles. You'd be wrong.<p>"I have been in L.A. without a car for two years now," says Alyssa Rosenthal, a makeup …

Ballmer Departure From Microsoft Was More Sudden Than Portrayed by the Company

According to sources close to the situation, the departure of CEO Steve Ballmer from Microsoft last week was more sudden than was depicted by the …

In 2013, the CIA will receive the most funding out of any intelligence agency

The U.S. government has majorly increased spending on surveillance programs, surpassing the levels seen during the Cold War. The CIA, which has been criticized in the years following 9/11, however, seems to be taking home the most of thismoney.<p>Former NSA-contractor Edward Snowden leaked the latest …

School district hires company to monitor students’ activity on social media

The Glendale Unified School District kicked this school year off with a program to track what its students are doing and saying online.<p>The district has hired social network monitoring service Geo Listening to tune into students’ social media activity and look out for things like cyberbullying, drug …

King Krule: The romantic punk poet

I’ve been looking forward to this,” says Archy Marshall. “They told me it’ll be like psychiatry — like counselling.”<p>The artist formerly known as Zoo …

Middle East

Burning Man festival 2013 - in pictures

Once a year, 68,000 people from all over the world gather for Burning Man in Nevada's Black Rock Desert to create Black Rock City, dedicated to community, art, self-expression and self-reliance

Shanghai Travel Guide | CNN Travel

Visiting Shanghai? Insiders share tips<p>Beyond Shanghai: 5 getaways in the Yangtze River Delta<p>35 Shanghai street foods you'll love<p>50 reasons why Shanghai is the world's greatest city<p>Where to find the best qipao tailors in Shanghai<p>Wanda Reign on the Bund: Inside Shanghai's first 'seven-star' hotel<p>New …

40 beautiful places to visit in China | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Almost all of us are familiar with the great man-made attractions in China: The Forbidden City in Beijing. The Terracotta Warriors of Xi'an. Shanghai's skyscraper forest in Pudong.<p>For a country of its massive size and varied geography, however, it's surprising how relatively few people …