Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks

Dr. Sacks explored some of the brain’s strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat,” achieving a level of renown rare among scientists.

yesterday, 12:07
An Appraisal: Oliver Sacks, Casting Light on the Interconnectedness of Life

Whether writing about his patients, his love of chemistry or the power of music, Dr. Sacks leapfrogged among disciplines, shedding light on the connections between science and art.

yesterday, 12:07
Russell Westbrook and Nina Earl Wedding: Attendees, Photos, Location and Details

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard gained a new teammate Saturday, and it wasn’t on the basketball court. of People noted Westbrook and Nina Earl—his college sweetheart—officially wed. SB Nation passed along an image of the couple walking down the aisle, while TMZ Sports shared Westbrook and Earl having some fun with their guests: The two former UCLA Bruins met when they were in college...

today, 0:57
Cristiano Ronaldo Is Buying a £20,000 Wax Figure of Himself for His House

likes the existing wax version of himself so much that he's forking out another £20,000 to have himself replicated in wax form for display in his house. The Portuguese superstar was immortalised in wax for a Madrid-based museum back in 2013, and he took quite a liking to it. He's hired British wax artist Michael Wade to create a replica of it. Wade told the Sun (h/t the 's Callum Davis):...

yesterday, 22:00
Philadelphia Eagles' Dominant Preseason Showcases Talent, Depth

115, opponents 53. How dominant has the Eagles’ preseason been? They’ve scored more than twice as many points as their opponents through three games. During the first half alone—when starters and key backups are most likely to be on the field—the Eagles have been five times better than the competition, leading by an astounding score of 86-17. Yes, preseason football is...

yesterday, 18:17
Swansea City Mascot Is in Awe of Manchester United Captain Wayne Rooney

This mascot's eyes tell you all you need to know about how he felt in the presence of . Before Swansea and kicked off at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday, cameras picked up the admiring eyes of a Swansea City mascot as he stood next to the Manchester United captain. If his eyes don't do the meeting justice, his jaw does. [Twitter]Read more news on BleacherReport.com

yesterday, 18:52
Kevin De Bruyne to Manchester City: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

's stint with Wolfsburg has come to an end as reached an agreement with the Wolves on Sunday for the attacking midfielder, who arrives on a six-year deal. Manchester City confirmed the deal via a release on the while also sharing his new squad number: "I want to reach the highest level possible as a player and I think the most important thing is that at the end of the season we can be...

yesterday, 18:15
Legendary Horror Director Wes Craven Dead At 76 Legendary Horror Director Wes Craven Dead At 76

Wes Craven, the director of "" and "," has died at 76. The influential horror master battled with brain cancer, .  Craven is one of the past few decades' most recognizable filmmakers, having transformed the slasher movie with the aforementioned box-office triumphs, both of which spawned numerous sequels. "Scream," in particular, is credited with reinvigorating the...

today, 4:28
Rams Cheerleader Gets Surprised by Military Husband Who Returned from Overseas

A cheerleader got an amazing surprise as the team took on the on Saturday night. Candace Valentine's husband, August, who had been overseas with the military, came out of nowhere to surprise his wife, leaving her in tears.After she turned around to see her husband walking toward her, Valentine immediately dropped her pom-poms. The Rams may have lost, but Candace definitely won. [Twitter]Read...

yesterday, 17:42
Swansea vs. Manchester United: Score and Reaction from 2015 Premier League Match

Manchester United's recent hoodoo against Swansea City flared up yet again as they lost 2-1 to the Swans in the Premier League on Sunday. gave his side the lead, but goals by Andre Ayew and Bafetimbi Gomis in quick succession gave Swansea a deserved win. The Red Devils again failed to convince going forward as 's Premier League struggles continued unabated, while as Bleacher Report UK note,...

yesterday, 20:07