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Today's Free Daily Couple's Lovescope

The universe is a complicated place. Why not utilize every kind of horoscope possible to help untangle the web of mystery that surrounds us?<p>Whether …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

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Happiness

Obama postpones campaign trip to hold meeting on Ebola

President Obama said Wednesday evening that he directed the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to create a "SWAT team" to be ready to deploy anywhere in the country to help local healthcare systems respond to any Ebola cases.<p>"As soon as someone is diagnosed with Ebola, we want a rapid …

Disease

David Greenglass, spy who sent sister Ethel Rosenberg to electric chair, dies

David Greenglass – who served 10 years in prison for his role in the most explosive atomic spying case of the Cold War, and gave testimony that sent his sister Ethel Rosenberg and her husband to the electric chair – has died aged 92.<p>Greenglass, who admitted decades after the trial that he lied in …

Beyoncé Taught Harvard Business School About Business - PAPER

When Beyoncé's dropped her self-titled album in December, it wasn't just a gift to teen girls and grown women everywhere. The surprise release even inspired Beymania in the least likely of places, Harvard Business School.<p>The fact that Beyoncé managed to keep a major release a secret -- and keep …

Six Must-See Movies In October - PAPER

<b>Force Majeure</b><br>Supernaturally good film about a Swedish family on a ski vacation in the French Alps who experience an avalanche while sitting having lunch. What happens during those frightening few moments erodes the parents' marriage and even begins to infect the friends around them. Director Ruben …

Here's The Math Behind The CDC's Predictions About How Bad The Ebola Epidemic Could Get

The basic idea behind epidemic modeling is that we can break up a population into different groups based on their relationship to the disease, and describe how people move in and out of those groups over time.<p>In the basic model for Ebola, we break the population into four groups, based on the way …

Flight attendants argue for reinstatement of ban on cellphones

The largest flight attendants union in the US says it wants airline passengers to return to stowing cellphones and other electronics during takeoffs and landings, but the group’s arguments didn’t seem to fly Friday in court.<p>A lawyer for the union argued before a three-judge panel of the US court of …

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Make or break: travelling as a couple

Travelling as a couple can present unique challenges (and advantages) on top of the exhilaration and standard stress that accompanies long-term travel. Will it make or break the relationship? What happens when one person wants to go to the Full Moon Party and the other wants to jungle trek?<p>Like …

South America

From skulls to sewers: the darker side of Paris

Paris basks in its reputation as a glittering capital of fashion, art and culture – but it also has the power to bewitch visitors with more macabre sights.<p>Peer behind the glamour of the French capital to discover the best of its underground wonders and grisly history.<p>Les Catacombes<p>Beneath Paris’ …

France

Iran blocks Instagram account of ‘rich kids’ showing off wealth in Tehran

Iran has blocked access to an Instagram page devoted to the lifestyle of Tehran’s young elite that stirred indignation and spawned a rival site on how the majority live.<p>Richkidsoftehran, created in September on the photo-sharing service, attracted almost 100,000 followers, with its contributors …

How the nonprofit GlassLab teamed up with NASA to make a game that teaches argumentation (interview)

GlassLab and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) collaborated recently on a Mars exploration game that teaches middle school students how to make an argument.<p>Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy is a tablet-based iOS game that transports kids to Mars, where they build the first …

There's An Excellent Reason Why A Blue Lightbulb Just Won The Nobel Prize

On Tuesday, Oct. 7, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that they awarded the prize to Isamu Akasaki of Meijo University in Nagoya, Japan, Hiroshi Amano of Nagoya University in Japan, and Shuji Nakamura of the University of California, Santa Barbara for:<p>"...having invented a new …

10 Crafty Ways To Cut Costs So You Can Travel The World

By Clay Winowiecki,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1nZxM80<p>I often get asked by my readers how they can save money to travel the world and for that I …