If The Words She's Singing Hit Close To Home, Just Know You're Not Alone

No relationship is perfect, but it should never ever turn abusive — whether mentally or physically. But let’s be real: It happens. And if/when it does, what is one supposed to do? Walking away can be extremely difficult, and it’s not always the most feasible or safest option either. Other times it is. That’s why I think no matter the situation, if this song can touch just one person or help a friend get to talking to another in need, then its job has been done. We have to have each other's backs.

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This article originally appeared on 07.10.21

Dr. Daniel Mansfield and his team at the University of New South Wales in Australia have just made an incredible discovery. While studying a 3,700-year-old tablet from the ancient civilization of Babylon, they found evidence that the Babylonians were doing something astounding: trigonometry!

Most historians have credited the Greeks with creating the study of triangles' sides and angles, but this tablet presents indisputable evidence that the Babylonians were using the technique 1,500 years before the Greeks ever were.

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This article originally appeared on 09.08.16

92-year-old Norma had a strange and heartbreaking routine.

Every night around 5:30 p.m., she stood up and told the staff at her Ohio nursing home that she needed to leave. When they asked why, she said she needed to go home to take care of her mother. Her mom, of course, had long since passed away.

Behavior like Norma's is quite common for older folks suffering from Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Walter, another man in the same assisted living facility, demanded breakfast from the staff every night around 7:30.

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