The end of summer brings forth a number of annual happenings: the dreaded “back to school” TV commercials that haunted your childhood, Labor Day weekend ragers, bidding RIP to the color white and your summer wardrobe (finally) and, of course, the MTV Video Music Awards. Often dubbed as the “Super Bowl for youth,” the ceremony, which […]
There are 18 days remaining in the public comment period on the Arctic Fuji as Okenagan Specialty Fruits Inc. seeks permission to market its third variety of genetically modified, non-browning apple. Bioresource engineer Neal Carter,...Show More Summary
The number of people sickened in a Hepatitis A outbreak linked to frozen imported strawberries served by Tropical Smoothie Cafe is increasing daily, reaching 28 as of Thursday, but state health officials are not providing any other details. Virginia’s Department of Health issued a public warning Aug. 19, but has not posted any additional information.... Continue Reading
On April 16, Olympic gold medal gymnast Shawn Johnson married Oakland Raiders long snapper Andrew East in a rustic-chic wedding in Franklin, Tennessee. A handful of pics from the countryside fete were floating around the internet right...Show More Summary
Social anxiety can make dating tricky….Or if I’m totally honest, it makes it a fking nightmare.
As an average 16 year old in 2001 would be, I was laying on bed in my bedroom painted the color of a swimming pool that had CDs (I know some of you were born in the 2000s, I’m talking about compact discs) hanging from my ceiling jonesin’ on my house phone talking to the […]
Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. Whenever a horrible tragedy occurs -- and this year, there have been far too many -- there are always at least some miracles to find in the midst of all the chaos. The recent, devastating earthquake in central...Show More Summary
Geology made this bleak cityscape. (Photo: Mirtio/Public Domain) Hiding deep within the Earth are the ruins of dead cities, complete with crumbling skylines and apocalyptic vistas. Or at least that’s what it looks like. So-called “ruin...Show More Summary
The latest development from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) is a breakthrough we can all get excited about. A new wireless technology promises to more than triple Wi-Fi data speeds, and also double its reach. Show More Summary
Steam engines don't work underwater. (Photo: Terry Irvine/YouTube) When we think of sunken wrecks, we usually flash on some downed Spanish galleon waiting to be discovered in the murky depths. But sometimes a shipwreck is a train. As...Show More Summary
“The latest trend in Korea is “one day, one mask.” As masks are such a great way to pump up your skincare, whether it’s to immediately deep cleanse, exfoliate, or hydrate, … The post One-A-Day Masks: The Latest Masking Trend appeared first on Beauty Banter.
Desertification is a major issue throughout Africa, but there’s a simple way to stop the spread of deserts into fertile land: planting forests. The problem is that in the regions hardest hit by the phenomenon, there simply isn’t enough clean water to properly nurture the trees and keep them healthy. Show More Summary
In this best of season three compilation we chat about video game movies, foods from our childhood, gadgets that are listening to you and the intersection of gambling and gaming. Plus we interview creators/directors Justin Lin (StarShow More Summary
The fact that Ranveer Singh has a quirky sense of style has been well established. We saw him giving us a head to toe quirky look while launching his new TVC for Ching brand, Ranveer Ching Returns. The actor wore a jacket by Arjun Saluja which he paired with a rather off-beat tee from G-Star […]
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this Jeweled Flower Mantis found in Asian forests, is another reason to save these important ecosystems. Source Pinterest Forests:...Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. History has been made! A same-sex couple in South Africa just welcomed a set of triplets, born via surrogate, using the DNA of both fathers. They're the first triplets ever with two biological dads, and if you're...Show More Summary
It’s Britney, btch on Carpool Karaoke! Britney Spears is living her best life right now and I couldn’t be more here for it. She’s releasing her first album in three years, is returning to the VMA’s stage after a decade away and is in the best shape of her life. Most importantly, though, she seems […]
Every teacher has their own unique way of starting off the new school year, and for Mr. Dwayne Reed, that something is a rap. Instead of sending a "boring, old, 'Welcome Back' newsletter," the first-year teacher posted a video to YouTube...Show More Summary
A variety of bizarre (and meaningful) makeup challenges have been flooding the YouTube beauty community lately. Beauty mavens have been ditching their typical tutorials and hauls to slather on 100 layers of every product you could imagine...Show More Summary
Because being vegan doesn’t automatically mean ‘healthy’ for humans or for the environment.