via Zocalo: Almost all medical professionals have seen what we call “futile care” being performed on people. That’s when doctors bring the cutting edge of technology to bear on a grievously ill person near the end of life. The patient will get cut open, perforated with tubes, hooked up to machines, and assaulted with drugs.... ?
When I was a kid, I played Baloo the Bear in The Jungle Book for a class theatre piece. Though I had grown up deeply connected to the natural world - climbing trees and even eating honey directly from the hive - I had never so deliberately delved into the imagination of creatures. Show More Summary
Above is a local news story about some rude bears barging into people’s homes to look for post-hibernation snacks. There are good bears in the clip, but none better than this one right here: Read more...
American chocolate titan Hershey is betting on consumers’ growing appetite for dried meat. ||| New York - Hershey, Pennsylvania, smells like chocolate. The streetlamps are shaped like Hershey Kisses, and its roads bear names like Cocoa...Show More Summary
TSLA bears and bulls look at Elon Musk's SEC filings and come away with totally different interpretations. Continue reading Yes, Elon Musk will pay $600 million in taxes for stock sale Yes, Elon Musk will pay $600 million in taxes for stock sale originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 27 May 2016 11:45:00 EDT. Show More Summary
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It’s no secret that the Great Barrier Reef is in the midst of a mass die-off, nor that scientists believe the coral bleaching event is related to climate change. But apparently, Australia couldn’t bear the thought of putting these inconvenient facts together on paper. Show More Summary
WordPress is one of the world’s most popular CMS platforms. As it celebrates its 13th year of operation, our friends at Dark Bear Web Solutions take an interesting look at the history, statistics and other facts about WordPress. The thousands of dedicated WordPress users might not even know much about the platform they rely on. Show More Summary
Kedrick James, a 4-star tight end out of Waco, Texas, decommitted from the Baylor Bears Thursday after the school announced it was suspending Art Briles with the intent to terminate his status as the head football coach. The La VegaShow More Summary
Friends don’t let friends drink and play with bears. Or at least, they shouldn’t. A North Dakota man, however, didn’t get the memo, and he and his friend, both drunk, broke into a zoo and learned a hard lesson. Dave Shepard, 21, and his friend Cody Nelson Kage, 23, scaled an eight-foot-tall fence to get... Show More Summary
More than a decade ago, Baylor was at the center of a sordid scandal involving murder and drugs, leading to some of the harshest penalties the NCAA has ever doled out. Apparently, the Bears didn’t learn their lesson. Now, with the school accused of covering up numerous cases of sexual assault involving the football team, […]
A brash Texan with a bold approach, Art Briles made Baylor football relevant after years of wallowing in the basement of the Big 12 Conference. The Bears became one college football’s cool teams under Briles, winning league titles and earning lofty rankings with one of the most exciting and prolific offenses in the history of […]
Grizzly bears look all gruff and dangerous when they're full grown, but when they're chubby little cubs they simply ooze cuteness. National Geographic host and filmmaker Casey Anderson knows the power of bear cub cute, because he recently...Show More Summary
You create something you think will make life easier for everyone. You've tested it in a beta market with success. You make your tweaks to the system and keep growing. You've garnered local press and people see your vision. They agree;...Show More Summary
Liberals don’t seem to understand this little thing called ‘The Constitution’ that this country was founded on. Americans have the right to bear arms, and the truth of the matter
A hunter in Churchhill, Manitoba, Canada recently posted pictures to his Facebook account showing off his most recent kill: a grolar bear. Grolar bears, sometimes called “pizzly bears,” are a polar bear/grizzly bear hybrid resulting from inbreeding between the two species. While the existence of this interspecies...
After facing prehistoric Transformers in 2014 and hanging out with a talking teddy bear in Ted 2 last year, Mark Wahlberg confronts something a little more real this fall in Deepwater Horizon. Based on the real life disaster, the film...Show More Summary
You can win big by doing it the wrong way, but such winning invariably bears an expiration date. When such a program finally gets exposed, it’s…
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Johns Hopkins researchers report they have inadvertently found a way to make human muscle cells bearing genetic mutations from people with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.