The results of the latest study about vaccines and autism are in, and they’re not surprising.

The results of the latest study about vaccines and autism are in, and they’re not surprising.
Here's the thing about science. Science! Photo from "Maniac"/Wikimedia Commons. It has a mind of its own. And sometimes, it won't do what you want it to do. At least one anti-vaccine group recently learned this the hard way. Beginning in 2003, SafeMinds, a group that attributes the majority of new cases of autism to "worrisome changes in our environment," spent hundreds of thousands of dollars over 10 years to fund a study that it hoped would demonstrate a

After 6 Years And 720,000 Attempts, Photographer Finally Takes Perfect Shot Of Kingfisher

After 6 Years And 720,000 Attempts, Photographer Finally Takes Perfect Shot Of Kingfisher
“The photo I was going for of the perfect dive, flawlessly straight, with no splash required not only me to be in the right place and get a very lucky shot but also for the bird itself to get it perfect,” McFadyen told The Herald Scotland. “I would often go and take 600 pictures in a session and not a single one of them be any good. But now I look back on the thousands and thousands of photos

My 13-Year-Old Son Surprised His 5-Year-Old Sister With Disney Princess Photoshoot

My 13-Year-Old Son Surprised His 5-Year-Old Sister With Disney Princess Photoshoot
There’s something to be said about brotherly love, and the strength of a sibling bond. My 13 year old son Anthony struggles with depression. It has been a battle for him for some time now, and it isn’t always easy for him to be light and joyful… Enter Belle. Anabel, more lovingly referred to as Belle (yes, like the princess) is Anthony’s 5 year old sister. She is a carefree, effervescent, bouncing ball of sunshine. She has a fairy

10+ People Who Follow The Rules So Literally That They Beat The System

10+ People Who Follow The Rules So Literally That They Beat The System
#2 This Peanut Sale #4 My Wife Wanted A Run-Of-The-Mill Birthday Party. I Asked Her, "So Just A Generic Party?" This Is The Result #6 My Mom Told Me To "Clean The Bathroom Like The Queen Of England Is Visiting" #8 Arriva Has Banned Shorts As A Part Of Their Uniform, Offering Only Pants Or Skirts Regardless Of Weather #9 You're Welcome, Mum #12 Insert Card As Shown #14 Saw This On My Facebook Feed Today #16 Found Some

15 Things That Happen When You Fall In Love With Your Life Instead Of A Person

15 Things That Happen When You Fall In Love With Your Life Instead Of A Person
1. You discover what youre wildly passionate about, and you make time for those things. Love is beautiful, but it isnt everything. There are so many other things to be passionate about besides a personart, photography, music, writing, literature, sports, exercising, workto just name a few. When you start falling in love with your life, as opposed to investing all your time and energy into a relationship, you find time for the things that light a fire within you,

10+ Of The Funniest Reactions To United Airlines Violently Dragging A Man Off A Plane (Add Yours)

10+ Of The Funniest Reactions To United Airlines Violently Dragging A Man Off A Plane (Add Yours)
The video shows the man refusing to disembark the aircraft after United announced that four people had to give up their seats. Despite declaring that he was a doctor who had patients to attend to, the airline had law enforcement wrestle the man from his seat before dragging him bruised and bloodied off the plane. Since then, the internet has been ruthlessly trolling United Airlines with funny tweets and memes. Scroll down to see some of our favorites, and

Have you ever heard of the Ludlow Massacre? You might be shocked when you see what happened.

Have you ever heard of the Ludlow Massacre? You might be shocked when you see what happened.
The early 1900s were a time of great social upheaval in our country. During the years leading up to the Ludlow Massacre, miners all around the country looking to make a better life for themselves and their families set up picket lines, organized massive parades and rallies, and even took up arms. Some died. I've always wondered why history like this was never taught in school when I grew up. Could it be that the powers that be would

Right after announcing he was taking a pay cut to raise employees’ salaries, business is booming.

Right after announcing he was taking a pay cut to raise employees’ salaries, business is booming.
You might have heard a story from a few weeks ago about a CEO named Dan Price and his plan to raise the starting salary for his employees to $70,000 per year. He told his employees about the change at Gravity Payments, his credit card processing company, during their quarterly staff meeting. Needless to say, they were pretty excited about the news, giving him a standing ovation. CBS News interviewed 29-year-old equipment supervisor Jose Garcia about the change. He

Remember that pizzeria that was feeding the homeless? See what happened when you shared their story.

Remember that pizzeria that was feeding the homeless? See what happened when you shared their story.
You may recall the story of Rosa's Fresh Pizza from the first time we covered it back in March 2015. The Philadelphia-based eatery is making sure kindness isn't just a slogan in the City of Brotherly Love. They invite customers to pay it forward by pre-purchasing $1 slices of pizza for homeless patrons. And people happily chip in. reading about @RosasFreshPizza Tyler for his 7/7 #Birthday decided to donate $77 to #PayItForward / @tz34652 pic.twitter.com/DxSGzbpqNc Steven Zimmerman (@StevesGulf_com) July

Jodie Whittaker: Doctor Who’s 13th Time Lord to be a woman – BBC News

Jodie Whittaker: Doctor Who’s 13th Time Lord to be a woman – BBC News
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSee how Jodie Whittaker was revealed as the next Time Lord Jodie Whittaker has been announced as Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord - the first woman to be given the role. The new Doctor's identity was revealed in a trailer broadcast at the end of the Wimbledon men's singles final. The Broadchurch star succeeds Peter Capaldi, who took over the role in 2013 and leaves in the forthcoming Christmas special. Whittaker,

An App That Makes It Easy to Pester Your Congress Member

An App That Makes It Easy to Pester Your Congress Member
Joe Trippi pioneered the use of social media as a fundraising tool. As campaign manager for Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean in 2004, he started a trend that has reinvented that way politicians run for office. But he believes that many politicians are still missing out on the power of the internet once they’re elected. “There’s been a lot of focus on winning campaigns, but there’s been less focus on governing,” Trippi says. “There are a lot of tools

Theres A Sloth Institute Which Looks After Baby Sloths That Lost Their Moms

Theres A Sloth Institute Which Looks After Baby Sloths That Lost Their Moms
“I think one of my favorite things about sloths is that they mind their own business,” Trill told the Manhattan Book Review. “I realize that the ‘circle of life’ requires all kinds of species of animals, including mischievous monkeys and carnivorous cats, and no offense to those animals that need to eat other animals to survive. But how can I not be drawn to species that just want to eat their leaves, relax in the sunshine and the breeze

Anthony Scaramucci out as White House communications director

Anthony Scaramucci out as White House communications director
(CNN)Anthony Scaramucci is out as White House communications director, the latest sign of chaos inside the Trump administration."Anthony Scaramucci will be leaving his role as White House Communications Director," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement Monday afternoon. "Mr. Scaramucci felt it was best to give chief of staff John Kelly a clean slate and the ability to build his own team. We wish him all the best."Sanders told reporters Monday that all White House

Artists got fed up with these ‘anti-homeless spikes.’ So they made them a bit more … comfy.

Artists got fed up with these ‘anti-homeless spikes.’ So they made them a bit more … comfy.
These are called "anti-homeless spikes." They're about as friendly as they sound. Photo courtesy of CC BY-ND, Immo Klink and Marco Godoy. As you may have guessed, they're intended to deter people who are homeless from sitting or sleeping on that concrete step. And yeah, they're pretty awful. The spikes are a prime example of how cities design spaces to keep homeless people away. Not all concrete steps have spikes on them, but outdoor seating in cities like Montreal