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Scientists 'unexpectedly' stumble upon a vaccine that completely blocks HIV infection In monkeys - clinical trials on humans planned!
Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, to go ahead with $244 million program that introduces religious chaplains to state schools and keeps secular workers out.
Forced Perspective Graffiti
A really dedicated female fan of Persona.
TIL When Bono was 14, his mother died at her father's funeral
This wood looks like boobs.
I am a USA TODAY reporter in Ferguson, Mo. I have been covering this story for two weeks. AMA.
A young Alfred Hitchcock conducting a sound test on the set of his first "talkie" film, BLACKMAIL (circa 1928). The film was originally meant to be silent, and Czech actress Anny Ondra (right) had such a thick accent that English actor Joan Barry stood off camera and spoke her lines instead
Time Warner Cable Is Down Nationwide
prairie dog to fat to get out of its hole
ELI5: What happanes to someone with only 1 citizenship who has that citizenship revoked?
What do you hope happens in the next 5 years?
Refurbishing the bathroom
Yvonne Craig (TV's Batgirl), mid-1960s
Gene Wilder on why he doesn't make movies anymore: "I like writing books. I'd rather be at home with my wife. I can write, take a break, come out, have a glass of tea, give my wife a kiss, and go back in and write some more. It's not so bad. I am really lucky." [x-post from r/movies]
Paneer butter masala
PsBattle: Old lady feeding a squirrel with a puppet
The best and worst times to have your case reviewed by a judge
Shooting Range Instructor Fatally Shot by 9-Year-Old Girl Learning to Use Uzi in Arizona
LPT: Use the Socratic Method to persuade others
To deaf people, cats vibrate when happy.
The dark side of Carnival in the UK: Woman's selfie goes viral after being punched in the face for telling a man to stop groping her
Just started watching The Americans, and holy crap this show is great. Why isn't it getting more hype??
Why do moles grow thick and/or long hair?
Building of new children hospital in Finland starts 3 years ahead of schedule due nation wide donations.
Cast of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" recreating "The Replacements" album cover "Let it be" (This is so fuckin cool)
~7 month progress, flab to abs (pics)
IF I get into a car accident, the person wants to pay me cash, no other parties involved..is there a catch?
10 teams are currently competing for 10 million bucks to build a real life medical tricorder (of Star Trek fame)
Pallet Shack Out In The Desert
Stereotypes of the Netherlands (x-post /r/MapPorn)
Pete the Moonshiner
The Sikh Story (2010) - 30 mins on the largely untold story of the Sikhs who fought disproportionately for King and Country in both world wars.
[WP] Snow White's Prince Charming and Cinderella's Prince Charming are actually the same person. All hell breaks loose when they discover the affair...
Massive photo archive of pre-Holocaust Eastern European Jewish life made available to public
Just How Bad is Sleep Deprivation? (Parallax Scrolling)
What's the meaning of life, the universe, and everything? How can they mean anything at all if the universe is going to end? A brief summary of existentialism.
Where the European brains move
Seryn - Disappear [Indie/Rock] (2014) I just saw these guys live and they were absolutely incredible.
Animal Collective - My Girls [Alt/Synth Pop]
The best racial slur to use against white people would be Juggalo. I'm white, and if someone called me that, I'd be pissed.
Drowned migrants washed ashore in Libya after their boat capsized on the way to Europe. [NSFW]
TIL From 1978 to 2013, CEO compensation in the US, inflation-adjusted, increased 937 percent, and the typical worker’s wages rose 10 percent.
My cousin met a Victoria's Secret model at the airport. Perfect day to be wearing that shirt.
My buddy jokingly decided to get a henna tattoo of a mustache while at the beach. The foreign worker didn't understand what he was saying, so she asked him to write down what he wanted. This was the result.
Unnecessary speed bumps
TIL that in 1992, instead of engaging in a messy legal battle over the use of a slogan, the CEOs of Southwest Airlines and Stevens Aviation simply arm-wrestled for whose company would own it.
This is what true love is, RESPECT...
Within hagfish slime are tiny filaments that are 100 times thinner than a human hair, yet stronger than nylon and kevlar. Now, scientists have engineered e. coli to make the slime in a lab, which could lead to better tendon replacements, lightweight bulletproof clothes, and sustainable plastic
Jon Stewart Goes After Fox in Powerful Ferguson Monologue; Reveals Daily Show's Own Black Correspondent Was Profiled By Building Security Before Conducting an Interview
My derpy dogs
Dessa -- Call Off Your Ghost [Indie / Hip-Hop / Rap] (2013)
Federal 2nd Court of Appeals rules that SWAT teams are not protected by "qualified immunity" when responding with unnecessary and inappropriate force. This case was from a no knock warrant with stun grenades and will set national precendent.
TIL that tiny pseudoscorpions (about 4mm) live inside old books, effectively protecting them by eating booklice and dustmites
I wonder if my cat thinks I just stand on the other side of my apartment's door for 10 hours a day.
[WP] Relations between humanity and an intelligent plant-based civilization are already strained over the human diet partially consisting of defensless plants. The discovery of an open terrorist movement called "Vegetarianism" is the last straw.
The Playboy guide to catcalling
[WP] A schizophrenic falls in love with one of her hallucinations.
FedEx truck on Catalina island
If photons are massless, could an infinite amount of them fit into an infinitely small space?
What was never a good idea to begin with?
I just want to say thank you, /r/fitness and Reddit, for getting me out of depression and suicidal thoughts.
Will trophy animals (like deer) eventually start to evolve with smaller antlers due to hunting?
Our 50 cent coins show the ageing of the Queen of England
The Purple Glossy Starling
I'm not sure I trust this guy...
TIL, that the only time Elvis and the Beatles met, they were so starstruck that Elvis threatened to go to bed unless one of the band members spoke to him.
14.5 million people bought this game. Now...
I had an old high school friend make me a cake. I recently reconnected with her and she has been struggling as a single mom with 3 kids. Best money I ever spent. A frozen birthday cake (she doesn't know of Reddit or believe in her talent)