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What Brooklyn Looked Like Before The Hipster Invasion

What Brooklyn Looked Like Before The Hipster Invasion

This was Brooklyn before it became a haven for luxury condos and artisanal pickle shops.
The Sad Origins Of Why We Tell Kids Not To Take Candy From A Stranger

The Sad Origins Of Why We Tell Kids Not To Take Candy From A Stranger

Before Adam Walsh and Etan Patz' disappearances galvanized millions, there was the sad story of Charley Ross.
Why Some Gay Men Still Can’t Donate Blood

Why Some Gay Men Still Can’t Donate Blood

Decades after the HIV/AIDS crisis, a partial ban still makes it effectively prohibitive for gay men to donate blood.
Los Angeles Proposes ‘Millionaire’s Tax’ To End Homelessness

Los Angeles Proposes ‘Millionaire’s Tax’ To End Homelessness

The modest tax could generate up to $300 million a year.
The Life Of Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space

The Life Of Sally Ride, First American Woman In Space

This women lifted the glass ceiling to the stars.
Young Adults Who Live With Their Parents Is The New Norm

Young Adults Who Live With Their Parents Is The New Norm

A new Pew study has some interesting insights into millennial housing arrangements.
Vintage Photo Reveals Who Invented The Original Selfie Stick

Vintage Photo Reveals Who Invented The Original Selfie Stick

Back then, selfie sticks were literally sticks.
Magic Mushrooms Alleviate Depression, New Study Finds

Magic Mushrooms Alleviate Depression, New Study Finds

A new study found that psilocybin, magic mushrooms' main ingredient, might just be the next successful treatment for long-term depression.
Using Social Media Negatively Impacts Body Image, New Study Says

Using Social Media Negatively Impacts Body Image, New Study Says

New research suggests a troubling relationship between social media use and body image.
Can You Perform Surgery In Zero Gravity?

Can You Perform Surgery In Zero Gravity?

It's honestly surprising we haven't gotten further along yet.
The Cannes Film Festival In 21 Iconic Photos

The Cannes Film Festival In 21 Iconic Photos

The 11-day film festival naturally lends itself to some truly fantastic photo ops.