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 the reasons why we are anxious to the new trailer of Stranger Things season 2. So get ready to kick off the weekend because this is Link25 (265) – Friday the 13th stranger things edition.
Magic mushrooms 'reboot' brain in depressed people – study
Magic mushrooms may effectively “reset” the activity of key brain circuits known to play a role in depression, the latest study to highlight the therapeutic benefits of psychedelics suggests.
Psychedelics have shown promising results in the treatment of depression and addictions in a number of clinical trials over the last decade (Click on the image to read the full article).
Stranger Things | Season 2 Final Trailer [HD] | Netflix
Physicists Will Be Announcing An "Unprecedented Discovery" On Monday - Here's How To Watch Live
In the space of just a few weeks, the LIGO and VIRGO collaborations have announced the fourth detection of gravitational waves and three of their most prominent physicists received a Nobel Prize for their work.
And on Monday they will announce something new. Everyone is being very tight-lipped on the nature (click on the image to read the full article).
The New Mutants | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX
‘When Did We Stop Being America?’ Puerto Ricans Angry, Dismayed Over Trump Tweets
President Donald Trump’s Twitter comments on Thursday threatening to pull federal resources from Puerto Rico as the U.S. territory grapples with the lack of basic necessities elicited shock and alarm on the island and the mainland.
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz urged “every American that (click on the image to read the full article).
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Extreme horse breeding leaves animals looking like cartoons, warn vets
The trend of breeding animals to make them more attractive even when it damages their health has spread to horses, vets are warning, after a stable released images showing a ‘cartoon-like’ colt.
Extreme breeding practices have already left animals like French bulldogs and pugs struggling (Click on the image to read the full article).
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Penguins die in 'catastrophic' Antarctic breeding season
All but two Adelie penguin chicks have starved to death in their east Antarctic colony, in a breeding season described as “catastrophic” by experts.
It was caused by unusually high amounts of ice late in the season, meaning adults had to travel further for food. (Click on the image to read the full article).
A New Study Linking Autism And Vaccines Reportedly Used Fake Data
A recent study that found a direct link between vaccines and autism in mice will soon be retracted after scientists reviewed the research and found errors in the design, methodology, analysis and results….so pretty much everything.
The study examined the role of aluminum adjuvants in vaccines, which are sometimes used to create a stronger immune response. Despite the fact that (Click on the image to read the full article).
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Penguin who fell in love with a cardboard cut-out of a cartoon character dies with his beloved 'girlfriend' by his side: Zoo places poorly bird with object of his affection as he passes away
An elderly penguin who became a local celebrity in Japan after falling in love with a cardboard cutout of a cartoon character has passed away – with his paper partner by his side.
Grape-kun became enamored with the cutout of an anime character in a penguin dress after it was placed in his enclosure at Tobu Zoo, in Miyashiro, during an (click on the image to read the full article).
US obesity problem is not budging, new data shows
NEW YORK — America’s weight problem isn’t getting any better, according to new government research.
Overall, obesity figures stayed about the same: About 40 percent of adults are obese and 18.5 percent of children. Those numbers are a slight increase from the last report but the difference is so small that (click on the image to read the full article).
Prince Harry headed to Chicago to help Obama 'empower ... positive change'
Former President Barack Obama’s foundation mission is “to inspire and empower people to change their world.”
So who better to fire up his audience for democratic change than a man whose family has headed the British state by divine right for the better part of 1,000 years? (Click on the image to read the full article).
Huge spike in global carbon emissions linked to El Nino
A huge spike in carbon emissions seen in the past couple of years has puzzled scientists, since there was no evidence of a rise in human activities, like fossil fuel burning, that might explain it.
But new satellite data shows that the weather phenomenon El Nino is to blame, because it led to dry spells that put stress on plants and trees across the tropics, and made it harder for them to perform their important role of absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. (Click on the link to read the full article).
Trump fails to honor U.S. flag during military ceremony after weeks of griping about NFL players kneeling for national anthem
President Trump’s ire over disrespecting the American flag doesn’t extend to himself.
The President on Wednesday remained seated and talked while “Retreat” and “To the Colors” were played at an Air National Guard hangar in Middletown, Pa.
“What a nice sound that is,” Trump told Fox News’ Sean Hannity as he watches the crowd stand.
Trump appeared to have no (click on the image to read the full article).
That Time Teddy Roosevelt Got Shot In The Chest But Gave A 90 Minute Speech Anyway
To most of the approximately 10,000 people packed into Milwaukee Auditorium on October 14, 1912, nothing seemed out of the ordinary in the moments before Teddy Roosevelt was scheduled to give what was supposed to be a simple campaign speech. The former President of the United States was (click on the image to read the full article).
Brave passengers board last ever Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th
Fearless flyers will laugh in the face of superstition today when they board the last ever Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th. Travelling on the “unluckiest day of the year” could save you some pounds, but a journey straight to HEL on the 13th hour of the superstitious date is one flight most would probably like to avoid.
Nordic airline Finnair has flown brave passengers from (click on the image to read the full article).