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What It Feels Like to Die

Illustration by Jim Cooke. Even though death is a universal experience, we don’t know a whole lot about what it actually feels like to die. What happens to your body and mind throughout the transition of being alive to being dead? The good news is ...

Watch: Awkwafina says she ‘connected’ with dramatic role in ‘The Farewell’

July 17 (UPI) -- Awkwafina takes on a dramatic new role in the movie The Farewell.The 31-year-old actress and rapper discussed the film in an interview with Savannah Guthrie during Wednesday's episode of Today. Awkwafina is known for her ...

Watch: Baboon runs across rooftops in Johannesburg

July 17 (UPI) -- Residents of Johannesburg, South Africa, are being warned to keep an eye out for a loose baboon that made its way to the city and has been spotted in populated areas.Authorities warned residents of the Northcliff and Roosevelt Park ...

Get the Most Out of a Magic Eraser by Adding Vinegar

We’ve previously covered how you can use melamine foam sponges (or, as they are commonly known, “Magic Erasers”) all over the house. But since posting that video, an insightful commenter suggested adding a few drops of white vinegar to the sponge to ...

Wednesday’s Best Deals: Prime Day Leftovers, Instant Pot, Samsung Monitors, and More

Best Deals of the DayThe best deals from around the web, updated daily.    A bunch of board games, Old Spice deodorant, an OXO cold brew maker and Edifier speakers lead off the best, post-Prime Day deals from around the web. Bookmark ...

Avian malaria may explain decline of London’s house sparrow

July 17 (UPI) -- Since 1995, London's iconic house sparrow population has declined 71 percent. New research suggests avian malaria is the primary driver of the population decline.New tests showed avian malaria, a strain of malaria that only infects ...

Ex-South Korea president ‘unable’ to attend funeral service for dead lawmaker

July 17 (UPI) -- Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak sent condolences but was unable to pay his respects at the funeral parlor for a former lawmaker who was found dead on Tuesday.Lee, who was released on bail in South Korea, was unable to ...

Study: Menstrual cups as effective as pads, tampons

They're gaining in popularity among women, and a new study finds menstrual cups to be just as safe and as effective as disposable pads or tampons.British researchers looked at data on the cost-saving devices, gleaned from 43 studies involving more ...

Watch: Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu play strippers in ‘Hustlers’ trailer

July 17 (UPI) -- Hustlers has released a first trailer featuring Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu.Lopez stars as Ramona, a savvy stripper who teaches Destiny (Wu) to pole dance and other aspects of the job. Cardi B, Lili Reinhart, Keke Palmer and ...

Watch: PSG’s Kylian Mbappe megs keeper, shows off jets in romp of Dynamo

July 17 (UPI) -- Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe showed off his incredible speed and scored twice, including a nutmeg of the goalie, in a 6-1 win against Dynamo Dresden.The French phenom scored in the 6th and 34th minute of the romp ...