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The forest amidst the lights and billboards of Times Square The forest amidst the lights and billboards of Times Square Advertisement
Forget the tree that grows in Brooklyn. This ecologist wants to plant a forest in Times Square.
donald trump angrily holding a justice scale Donald Trump in '89: Unshackle cops from cries of police brutality
Donald Trump isn't soft on crime—even when the facts are against him.
The 12 most iconic weapons in video game history
These are weapons we can't forget.
Phone showing ultrasound image on pregnant woman From poppy seed to pineapple: My adventures with a pregnancy-tracking app
Imagining a whole pineapple inside my uterus really puts this pregnancy thing in perspective.
image of a sex worker on a street The new Scarlet Letter
From Ashley Madison to the Rentboy.com raid, slut-shaming has gone viral.

Tech

PayPal.Me video Everyone is squatting names on newly launched PayPal.me
Taking Bill Gates' name doesn't give you his money.
Instagram logos of varying sizes in sepia tone Instagram just became a way better messaging app
Finally, Instagram has a messenger worth using.
Flash ads will no longer auto-play in Google Chrome
Flash ads are now a thing of the past on Chrome.
image of the new google logo Google just unveiled its first new logo since 1999
The iconic company has a new, modern look.
broken video camera The new wave of wearables fighting state surveillance
High-tech hoodies are the next wave of wearable tech.
Researchers are about to build the world's most powerful digital camera
Formally approved for construction, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will include the most powerful digital camera in the world.

Politics

donald trump angrily holding a justice scale Donald Trump in '89: Unshackle cops from cries of police brutality
Donald Trump isn't soft on crime—even when the facts are against him.
illustration of barack obama giving a speech President Obama's next climate-change issue: Arctic icebreakers
Icebreaker boats: A key to U.S. national security.
POLICE LINE Texas police caught on video shooting man with his hands in the air
Police claim the man was armed with a knife.
Jeb Bush wants you to think that Donald Trump is a Democrat
What else do you call someone who called Rep. Nancy Pelosi 'the greatest'?
Kentucky Clerk gay marriage Kentucky clerk Kim Davis refuses to comply with Supreme Court on marriage licenses
The religious-freedom battle against marriage equality has finally hit the Supreme Court.
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