For those of you who don’t know, every weekend we come to you with 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web. The last week has certainly not been a disappointment with everything from Lieutenant General Silveria addressing cadets about racism incident to Bali’s Mt Agung volcano. So get ready to kick off the weekend because this is Link25 (263) – The fleeing from the deadly volcano edition.
Channing Tatum Grooms James Corden for Magic Mike Live
GoPro Hero 6 Black: GoPro’s latest action camera shoots in 4K at 60fps
GoPro has announced two new action cameras as 2017 draws to a close. There’s the GoPro Fusion, the firm’s first venture into 360-degree photography and the GoPro Hero 6 Black, which adds 4K video recording at 60fps. We’re here to talk about the latter. (Click on the image to read the full article).
How Trump’s Tax Plan Would Benefit Trump
Donald Trump constantly spouts falsehoods. Sometimes he merely shades the truth outrageously. Other times he tells full-on whoppers. And that’s what he did in Indiana on Wednesday, when he said that the new Republican tax-reform plan “is not good for me.”
Trump hasn’t released his tax returns, of course, so it’s difficult to estimate precisely how much money he will save if his tax plan goes through. (Click on the image to read the full article).
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Do Vending Machines Really Kill More People Than Sharks
As we’ve discussed at length in another article, sharks, contrary to their fearsome reputation, rarely attack, let alone kill, humans; it would seem that they don’t deem us to be suitable prey, though it seemingly has little to do with taste, as is commonly stated. (click on the image to read the full article).
As Mexico earthquake survivors heal in hospitals, rescuers aren't giving up in the search for others
Maria de Jesus, 35, has two legs in casts, deep scrapes on her arms and fresh stitches that run from the back of her head to just above her left eyebrow.
From her bed at Balbuena General Hospital, where she was airlifted after her neighbor’s house crumbled during last week’s earthquake in Mexico City and (click on the image to read the full article).
Lt Gen Silveria addresses cadets about racism incident
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DNA surgery on embryos removes disease
Precise “chemical surgery” has been performed on human embryos to remove disease in a world first, Chinese researchers have told the BBC.
The team at Sun Yat-sen University used a technique called base editing to correct a single error out of the three billion “letters” of our genetic code.
They altered lab-made embryos to remove the disease beta-thalassemia. The embryos were not implanted. (Click on the image to read the full article).
The Silent Film Returns — on Social Media
The summer’s hottest destination for video entertainment is a U.K.-based social media brand called LADbible. In July alone, the viral clips that churn out of its Facebook page were viewed more than 3 billion times. Though the site is nominally branded around (click on the gif to read the full article).
TV Review: ‘The Good Doctor,’ Starring Freddie Highmore, on ABC
Freddie Highmore is an immensely talented actor, and he brings intelligence and depth to his portrayal of Dr. Shaun Murphy, his character on “The Good Doctor.” A newly minted surgeon with both autism and savant syndrome, he must navigate a range of challenging workplace situations and social dilemmas. (Click on the image to read the full article).
J Balvin, Willy William - Mi Gente featuring Beyoncé
Saudi Arabia Agrees to Let Women Drive
Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that it would allow women to drive, ending a longstanding policy that has become a global symbol of the oppression of women in the ultraconservative kingdom.
The change, which will take effect in June 2018, was announced in a royal decree read live on state television and in a simultaneous media event in Washington. The decision highlights the damage that the (click on the image to read the full article).
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More than 120,000 flee Bali’s Mt Agung volcano
DEEP inside the giant volcano that has Indonesian authorities, residents and tourists on edge, magma is rising.
Molten rock, which has been accumulating for the last 50 years or more, is heating up and slowly dissolving the rock above, while the pressure is pushing through the volcanic crevice and finding weak points to penetrate.
Increased temperature in the groundwater is creating (click on the image to read the full article).
Sneaky toddler steals Prince Harry's popcorn
Trump Lies About Taxes, Health Care Amid Cabinet Scandals: A Closer Look
Prince Harry delivers message to young people: 'Look up from your phones'
Prince Harry made an impassioned speech to a group of students in Toronto today, encouraging the young people to “look up from your phones.”
“It’s more important to look up from our phones, to get out into our communities, and to take real action, to stand up for what you believe in,” Harry, 33, told students attending WE Day, an event held in cities around the world. (Click on the image to read the full article).
Stephen Colbert Becomes Steven Seagal