Never underestimate the power and impact of one simple facial gesture: your smile–the movement can create happy feelings—even when you're not feeling happy.
100 years ago today, the Grand Canyon was proclaimed a National Park by the US Congress. The steep-sided mile-deep canyon carved by the Colorado...
Rather Than Pay $150K in Ransom, Radiohead Publishes Stolen Music and Donates Sales to Environmental Group
Instead of forking over $150,000 to a hacker who stole their unreleased content, Radiohead is selling the album on Bandcamp and donating the proceeds.
For First Time Ever, Scientists Have Cured Living Creatures of HIV and Eliminated Virus From DNA Entirely
A trailblazing team of researchers has eliminated all traces of HIV from living mice – and they will soon begin clinical trials on humans.
This powerful new installation is being used as a recreational bridge between the children and adults on the US-Mexico border.
Hotels.com is looking for a fashionable Fido to review their accommodations—and there are travel perks for the pup's owner as well.
These photos of a ground squirrel admiring some Austrian flowers are probably guaranteed to turn any frown upside down.
Rather than allow his students to wait for him at an overgrown bus stop, Jerry Martin took it upon himself to clean up the area.
New Antiviral Drug Shown to Be ‘Highly Effective’ in Treating All Flu Strains in Animals and Human Tissue
Not only did the “groundbreaking” new form of therapy greatly reduce the duration of the sickness, it was also shown to work against all strains of the flu.
Police suspect that Dumplin the pig had something to do with the burgarly's outcome earlier this week.
Beer Deliveryman Prevents Suicide on a Bridge By Offering a Cold One—While Channeling Denzel Washington
After channeling his inner Denzel Washington, a beer deliverman finally succeeded in talking down a suicidal man when he cracked open a cold one.
These sweet pictures of an older volunteer napping with cats have garnered enough donations to run the animal sanctuary for an entire year.
The trial has reportedly made a “big difference” in the lives of the patients who received the groundbreaking treatment.
As a means of encouraging her students, this lunch lady has started turning lunchtime fruit into makeshift fortune cookies. Stacey Truman, the cafeteria manager at...
Hubby-of-the-Year Surprises His Wife With Unknown Travel Destination – Even the Pilot Kept it a Secret
Even the flight crew was in on the plot – and thanks to their secrecy, the birthday surprise went off without a hitch.
Stuck in Airport for 7 Months, Refugee is Finally Given a Home Half a World Away Thanks to Canadian Stranger
After being forced to live in an airport for seven months, this man was finally given a home thanks to a Canadian woman who saw his Twitter videos.
The 29-year-old daredevil still needs to submit evidence to officiators, but experts have expressed confidence that he succeeded in breaking the record.
Contrary to what you might expect, the police officers of this major city were delighted to report that none of the drivers they breathalyzed...
This young mother from Anchorage, Alaska is still thriving after undergoing an experimental stem cell therapy seven years ago.
He Built His Own Prosthetic Out of LEGOS and Hopes to Provide Cheap Solutions for Others Who Need a Hand
Over the course of his youth, this 19-year-old has built several prosthetic arms out of LEGOs – and he one day hopes to do something similar for other kids.