Video: Filmmaker Danny Cook went earlier this year to Pripyat — an abandoned city near Chernobyl, Ukraine — and captured this new amazing footage. It’s the closest that, hopefully, you will ever see to a post-apocalyptic city, 28 years after the catastrophe that has killed about 200,000 people since then. More »
It was only fitting that the dreadful defense of the Chicago Bears delivered the final nail in the club's disappointing 2014 season. Given a chance to breathe new life into a dying season, the Bears instead allowed almost 500 yards—including...Show More Summary
People affected by a common inherited form of autism could be helped by a drug that is being tested as a treatment for cancer, according to researchers. Fragile X Syndrome is the most common genetic cause of autism spectrum disorders. It affects around 1 in 4,000 boys and 1 in 6,000 girls. Currently, there is no cure.
According to Etsy chief executive Chad Dickerson, millions of people are flocking to his company's website, and in so doing they're forming the core of a new maker economy.
People affected by a common inherited form of autism could be helped by a drug that is being tested as a treatment for cancer. Researchers who have identified a chemical pathway that goes awry in the brains of Fragile X patients sayShow More Summary
People affected by a common inherited form of autism could be helped by a drug that is being tested as a treatment for cancer, according to researchers from the University of Edinburgh and McGill University.
Advocates are hoping Brittany Maynard's story will help their efforts to pass so-called "Death with Dignity" laws in more states around the country this coming year. A bill is advancing in New Jersey, though Gov. Chris Christie has said he'll veto it, while lawmakers in several other states, including Pennsylvania and Wyoming, are weighing similar […]
I admire this young man’s candor and honesty. He gives us real hope. I think we all share many of his feelings. There is indeed still racism to be found
Alternative cab booking service Uber Inc. is said to be close to raising a new round of funding that would bring its valuation to a whopping $40 billion, according to a Bloomberg report yesterday. The company is hoping to bring … Continue reading ?
Where do migrants to the UK come from the EU or non EU? David Cameron's hopes of getting back on the front foot on migration have been dealt a blow this morning - ONS figures show that immigration is up, and specifically immigrationShow More Summary
Few network nail promos like FX does, and they?ve dropped a batch of superb Archer clips out there for the show?s rabid fanbase to imbibe on. Hope you aren't shy about seeing Archer's genitals racked with pain. Click To Continue Rea...
Jay Smooth's new video for Fusion on rioting in Ferguson was so powerful a debunking of a common racist trope, I felt compelled to transcribe it in the hopes more people would read it, quote it, and pass it on. Take it away, Jay. So,...Show More Summary
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants to tighten the rule for regulating ground-level ozone, or smog, a move that regulators hope will spark new technology development to reduce emissions.
The documentary Star Wars: Deleted Magic shows a version of Star Wars: A New Hope that never made it to theaters, one filled with deleted scenes. And watching the entire thing made me realize one of the more miraculous things about A New Hope is that we got such a wonderful movie instead of a mediocre one. Read more...
It’s time for our semi-regular round up of reality TV news and links. I hope everyone has an awesome Thanksgiving; safe travels and happy days of relaxation, work, and/or mad consumerism. I’m very grateful for you, supporting reality...Show More Summary
Teen Mom 2 stars Leah and Jeremy Calvert are reportedly still working on their marriage. Despite reports claiming Jeremy filed for divorce on Tuesday, a new source claims they are very much together and hoping to mend their marriage....Show More Summary
Marvel girl power is in full effect with the new trailer for 2015?s highly anticipated Agent Carter. The brand new thirty second clip has Agent Carter aka Hayley Atwell doing exactly what we are hoping for in the series: kicking ass!Click To Continue Reading
We think we found a new superstar here at Popcrunch! You probably haven’t heard of her, but we hope you soon will. Her name is Niykee Heaton and she has one incredible silky voice. Heaton is 19-years-old from Chicago and is part of the...Show More Summary
Federal law enforcement might not be having much success pushing for laws that require a security backdoor on your phone, but that doesn't mean it's out of options. Judges (including one who published an opinion on a New York fraud case) have been le...
Hopefully it'll include those new songs, "6 God," "Heat of the Moment," and "How Bout Now." Read more articles like "Is There A New Drake Mixtape Coming in January?" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing. The post Is There A New Drake Mixtape Coming in January? appeared first on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.