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A Potential Long-Term Cure For Deadly Peanut Allergies Could Be Around The Corner

Children with peanut allergies are aided by the inclusion of probiotics in their normal treatment regimen, new research suggests.

Starting Mammograms At Age 40 Would Save The Most Lives

Early screenings would save the most lives, but result in more false positives.

Despite Different Styles, Dick Gregory And Jerry Lewis Inspired Generations Of Comics

Two giants of comedy died this weekend. Dick Gregory and Jerry Lewis had very different styles, but both men were hugely influential. There are many ...

'Godzilla' Descends On Mexico City As Filmmakers Shoot Scenes In The Metropolis

While America was consumed by the total eclipse of the sun, residents of Mexico City witnessed a spectacle of a different order: Godzilla attacked the ...

Long Before Photoshop, the Soviets Mastered the Art of Erasing People from Photographs — and History Too

Adobe Photoshop, the world’s best-known piece of image-editing software, has long since transitioned from noun to verb: “to Photoshop” has come to mean something like ...

India on Film, 1899-1947: An Archive of 90 Historic Films Now Online

India, the largest democracy in the world, is a rising economic powerhouse, and a major player in the fields of media, entertainment, and telecommunications. But ...

2017 Nissan Murano Platinum AWD

The 2017 Nissan Murano Platinum has a lounge-like interior that is designed to get folks together. The center console is wide to enhance comfort while ...

'Y Is For Yesterday': Sue Grafton's Penultimate Mystery Series Novel

Sue Grafton’s latest novel is the second to last in a series spanning A to Z and 35 years worth of best-selling murder mysteries featuring ...

Social Satirist Dick Gregory Was The 'First To Have A Crossover Market'

Funny man George Wallace remembers how comedian and activist Dick Gregory opened the door for black comics to enter the mainstream. Gregory died Saturday at ...

Final Show of Metallica’s North American Tour Now Streaming Free Online

A quick fyi: Metallica wrapped up their North American tour on Friday night in Edmonton–their first North American tour in eight years. The show was ...

Princess Diana Talks Mental Health In Newly Uncovered Interviews

“Couldn’t sleep, didn’t eat, the whole world was collapsing around me.”

Long-Term Gum Disease Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

People with chronic gum inflammation for 10 or more years were 70 percent more likely than people without periodontitis to develop Alzheimer’s disease.

Dick Gregory, Comedian And Civil Rights Activist, Dies At 84

Gregory, known for his sharp satire in the 1960s, was recently hospitalized. He was 84. (Image credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

In 'Patti Cake$,' An Aspiring Rap Artist Reaches For The Stars

NPR’s Dwane Brown speaks with director Geremy Jasper and lead actress Danielle Macdonald about the film’s message of finding yourself.

Artistic Maps of Pakistan & India Show the Embroidery Techniques of Their Different Regions

Journalist Saima Mir posted to Twitter this “map of Pakistan showing the embroidery techniques of its regions.” And, sure enough, it led to someone surfacing ...

Man Wakes Up From Coma After 5 Weeks, Life Upended

Paul Owens doesn’t remember much. He just stepped into an elevator when the car started to accelerate upward at a break-neck speed. “I grabbed the ...

Narcan In The Backseat? Lyft And Uber Drivers Could Help Fight The Drug Epidemic With One Simple Tool

Most drivers aren’t prepared for this situation, but they’re in a unique position to save a life.

This Chart Shows Why You Should Never Worry About Getting Older

Some of life’s biggest peaks come in later years.

Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell's Kitchen

In Netflix’s newest Marvel Universe show, The Defenders, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Daredevil and Iron Fist patrol the dirty streets of a Hell’s Kitchen that ...

Neil deGrasse Tyson: “Because of Pink Floyd, I’ve Spent Decades Undoing the Idea That There’s a Dark Side of the Moon”

In 1973, Pink Floyd released their influential concept album, The Dark Side of the Moon, which garnered both critical and commercial success. The album sold some ...

How TV Addles Kids’ Brains: A Short Film Directed by Godfrey Reggio (Maker of Koyaanisqatsi) & Scored by Philip Glass

On October 4, 1982, “more than 5,000 people filled the Radio City Music Hall to experience a remarkable event. That event was the world premiere ...

White Supremacists Are Using Genetic Ancestry Tests For A Creepy Purpose

DNA companies promote their tests as the end of discrimination. That’s not what’s happening.

5 Tips To Build Emotional Strength

Do you want to be more thick skinned? Be less sensitive, perhaps? Question this. Can you foresee your circumstances tomorrow

'Patti Cake$' i$ $weet But $light

A Jersey girl dreams of rap stardom in this “conventional dramedy” that highlights star Danielle Macdonald’s charisma but reduces other characters to types. (Image credit: ...

'California Typewriter': A Love-Letter To The Carriage-Return Lever

Doug Nichol’s documentary profiles the stubborn holdouts — collectors, repairmen, and a few celebrities — who treasure the tactile pleasures of the humble typewriter. (Image ...

Noam Chomsky Explains the Best Way for Ordinary People to Make Change in the World, Even When It Seems Daunting

The threat of widespread violence and unrest descends upon the country, thanks again to a collection of actors viciously opposed to civil rights, and in ...

The Last Surviving Witness of the Lincoln Assassination Appears on the TV Game Show “I’ve Got a Secret” (1956)

Let’s rewind the videotape to 1956, to Samuel James Seymour’s appearance on the CBS television show, “I’ve Got a Secret.” At 96 years of age, ...

Men Who Eat More Fruits And Veggies Smell More Attractive To Women

Pick up a few more servings at the grocery store this week.

There's Been A Shocking Surge In Teen Overdose Deaths

America’s opioid epidemic is killing its teens.

Burn Victim Touched by Orangutan’s Concerned Inspection of Her Scars

An orangutan amazed zoo visitors by the concerned way it interacted with a woman about the burns that cover her body. Burn victim Darci Miller visited ...

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