Oliver Sacks On Learning He Has Terminal Cancer

Neurologist and science popularizer Oliver Sacks — author of such books as Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat — has written a poignant and touching op-ed in the The New York Times to reflect on the recent news that he's dying of cancer. » 2/19/15 7:30am 2/19/15 7:30am

An absurdly cheerful music video about all the dumbest ways to die

The folks at Melbourne, Australia's Metro Trains wanted to discourage people from being morons near train tracks, so they commissioned this super catchy, weirdly adorable music video cataloging all the dumbest ways to die. It's all the dead guys and gals dancing during the chorus that really sells it. More PSAs… » 11/17/12 10:30am 11/17/12 10:30am