A new therapy involving electrical stimulation is allowing rats to walk again after spinal-cord injuries. The technique will be tested on paralyzed humans beginning in the next couple of years.
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Watch Darth Vader try to argue his way out of a parking ticket. You'd think he would just remotely strangle the cop, but nooooo....
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How the Gay-Civil-Rights Movement Defeated the Defense of Marriage Act. Activists in this struggle are politically savvy, committed, and determined to stay the course -and it's working.
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How much do you know about the colors of higher education? The colors of graduation tassels are supposed to reflect the academic discipline of the degree conferred. (Thanks, Stan!)
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A Father of the Year candidate built his 4-year-old son a loft bed that looks like an AT-AT. I want one, too, but my husband prefers a Queen size.
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Rumors of a "zombie apocalypse" caused the Center for Disease Control (CDC) to deny any such event. That, of course, made even more people take the possibility seriously.
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Dogs and cats lying down together sounds like a sign of the apocalypse to come, but in this case it's just plain cute. Thomas O’Malley Flufferpants is totally devoted to his canine friend Murkin.
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When you hooked that 600-pound marlin, you were just baiting the hook for even bigger fish. Sharks don't care how much you paid for that deep-sea fishing excursion!
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Chagas disease comes from an insect parasite and eventually exhibits horrific symptoms. Some doctors are comparing it to AIDS because you probably won't know you have it for a long time after infection.
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11 Stamp Stories Worth Retelling. And you can't lick that!