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New Facebook App Helps You Find Out Who Gave You the Flu

We're not big fans of winter. The only good part of this season is that it's socially acceptable to grow a burly bush of upper lip hair to keep us warm, but other than that  it's just cold, dreary and it's also the season of the flu. Just thinking about the chills, the aching, and the fevers makes us want to curl up and cry for our mommy-- it's awful.

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(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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Your Car May Warn You When You Are Going Too Fast, “YOU COULD DIE RIGHT NOW”

"You would die if you crashed right now." That is the warning you would read on your dash to help you slow down. Most people die in crashes because of the speed of the vehicle, then losing control.

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(Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for PCA)
(Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for PCA)
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Leave Video Messages For The Future [REVIEW]

Let me introduce you to Evergram, currently set to be released later this year. It's purpose is to allow you to record 15 second messages into a smartphone, camera, or computer webcam and then select the date for the message to be played. Currently in beta, it has thousands of satisfied users already, and idea like this is sure to grow.

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Category: Reviews, Science, Tech
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Why Did The Turtle Cross The Road ? They Had A Death Wish, Shocking Look Into People’s Dark Souls

Clemson student Nathan Weaver, sought out to help turtles as they crossed the road. He wanted to know why, and how could he help them be safer. What he got was a shocking glimpse into the dark souls of people.

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(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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Dirty Needles Are Putting Thousands At Risk Nationwide

Recently we heard of hundreds of people receiving injections with tainted medications, now, health officials are facing a quiet threat that was supposed to die with the advent of the disposable syringe more than 50 years ago: dirty needles. We trust the medical professionals when they recommend shots to prevent disease, or to aid our distress with a medical problem we may be suffering from. For many, that faith and trust has been violated.

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(Photos by Handout)
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Bodies of “In Cold Blood” Murderers Exhumed For DNA Testing Involving Florida Murders.

Three weeks ago I wrote a post titled "In Cold Blood" Murder Case Set To Reopen, the tragic story of the murder of four people in a Kansas farmhouse by Richard Hickock and Perry Smith.Truman Capote became fascinated by the story, and together with Harper Lee, interviewed witnesses and investigators which eventually became the basis for his book "In Cold Blood."

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New NASA Spacesuits Look Exactly Like Buzz Lightyear

NASA revealed their new spacesuit - the Z-1 Prototype Spacesuit and Portable Life Support System (PLSS) 2.0 - and we can't help but think this new outfit was inspired by 'Toy Story's' own Buzz Lightyear. Are our astronauts headed to infinity and beyond?

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Why Doesn’t Eggnog Make Us Sick?

This popular holiday drink is traditionally made by combining raw eggs, rum and dairy and leaving it all in the fridge for up to six weeks. We basically drink our weight in the stuff every December -- how on earth have we managed to avoid being sick all this time?

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Category: Food, Holiday, Science Tags: ,
FILE PHOTO: John Lennon and Yoko Ono in New York, NY in 1980. (Photo by Brenda Chase/Newsmakers)
FILE PHOTO: John Lennon and Yoko Ono in New York, NY in 1980. (Photo by Brenda Chase/Newsmakers)
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John Lennon Is On Tour, At Least His Tooth Is, Promoting Mouth Cancer

John Lennon once gave a tooth of his to a house keeper and told her to dispose of it. Then changed his mind and told her to keep it, that it might be worth money someday. What a prediction that was.

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A Look Back At The Great Hurricane of 1938 [VIDEO]

Like most of us, I too am concerned about Hurricane Sandy, and the devastation going on in the Northeast. I always sleep with the radio on, and as I drifted in and out of sleep last night, I marveled at today's technology, for the information I was receiving was up to the second.

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(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
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New Research Says A Song Can Give You “Brain Itch”, Here’s The Cure

Ever since I was a child, I've associated song titles with "things." I could be talking to you, and a particular word you might say to me sends a signal to my brain and a song title comes out, sometimes in mid sentence.Since I converse a lot, this happens many times throughout the day. Sometimes the song title gets "stuck" in my little bean, and I'm anxious to hear the song played. Lucky for me I'm in the rock n roll radio business right? Recently, research has determined I'm not alone in my idiosyncrasy

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Category: Music News, Science
Source:  Ladybugbkt via flickr
Source: Ladybugbkt via flickr
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Los Angeles Officials Chop Down 400 Trees To Make Way For Space Shuttle Endeavour

Los Angeles residents were ecstatic when news broke that the California Science Center would become the final resting place for the retired space shuttle Endeavour.  Now though, some of those same people who were praising the opportunity are crying foul as up to 400 trees are chopped down to make room for it

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