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Skype connects people all over the world. We use it to keep in touch with loved ones, make sure bonds don't fade with friends, some even use it to meet people for the first time. All of these interactions are incredibly special, but this Skype session is particularly moving. Madison is only eight years old, but she's already hugely...

As you probably know by now, there's always room for improvement. At home, at school, and at work, most of us find little ways to do better every day. But as winter fades into a rainy spring, it's sometimes hard to find inspiration.And that's where this list comes in. We went ahead and compiled some tips and tricks that you...

Have you ever been camping...and somehow, everyone forgot to bring a lighter? Literally Every. Single. Person. There isn"t one measly match in sight. And unfortunately, everyone dropped out of the scouts before they could learn how to make fire. Thankfully, you have quite the trick up your sleeve and are there to save the day. You grab a soda,...

Justin Pounders had just gotten engaged to his fiancee when they moved in together. He thought that he had found his soulmate, his partner for the long haul, but then tragedy struck.One night after going out with an old friend, Justin's fiancee was assaulted and killed by a man who had followed her home. Devastated, Justin spent months in...

Five-year-old sports fanatic Aaron Cater started playing basketball last year in his wheelchair. After playing the game in a standard wheelchair for a year, Quota International of Southeast Texas pitched in and changed Aaron"s life forever. The organization surprised Aaron with a new, state-of-the-art sports wheelchair during the opening day of basketball for Adaptive Sports for Kids. Aaron"s awesome new...

Bringing a new member into your family means providing them with safety, sustenance, and lots of love. It isn"t something that should ever be taken lightly, but that"s sometimes the case with new parents who find themselves with more responsibility than they expected.Unfortunately, the idea of a cute, tiny face can make someone jump into parenthood without really thinking...

Cats are known to bring home all sorts of nasty things as "gifts" to their owners. Usually a dead mouse or bird, which they proudly display for us. They don"t mean to be gross, these little prizes are just one of the few ways they can show us affection. Typically. However, this cat in Australia has a much more adorable...

Folks, it might be hard, but if there"s one thing we all need to do more often it"s this: leave it to the professionals!Many of us tend to think that we know how to do things a lot better than we actually do. Maybe it"s pride, maybe it"s sheer delusion, but when put to the test, most of us...

Following the attacks in Beirut, Baghdad, and Paris, our newsfeeds were flooded with death tolls and prayers for survivors. We should all take the time to mourn those we've lost. But we can't let our grief get the best of us. We must also remember how many lives are saved because of the quick thinking of first responders and...

Most people would really love to avoid sharks at all costs. Some people won"t even step foot in the ocean for fear that a sea-dwelling predator will come and snatch them up. Other people, however, relish in the presence of some of the world"s most dangerous predators. For instance, when this diver was approached by one of the largest...