By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam McGill, a 2012 Olympic gold medalist, was one of the top American butterfliers on the international stage from 2009-2012. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Tyler McGill Inducted into New York Athletic Club Hall of Fame
In June, Nonesuch Records will release The Natalie Merchant Collection, a 10-disc CD box set that features all eight of her solo albums, a new collection (Butterfly) featuring four new songs and six reinterpretations of older songs, and a Rarities collection of rare and previously unreleased tracks. In support of the new collection, Merchant will…
A suburban Chicago mayor is trying to help save the monarch butterfly. A news release from West Chicago says Mayor Ruben Pineda has signed the National Wildlife Federation's Mayors' Monarch … Click to Continue »
SAN DIEGO — Again, Philip Rivers stepped onto the field at Chargers Park. And again, he felt those “good butterflies.” He has now done this for more than 13 years, a stretch that has seen him turn into a six-time Pro Bowler and one of league’s elite passers. But on Tuesday, Rivers sounded as refreshed and optimistic […]
By SwimSwam Contributors on SwimSwam There’s no more daunting a stroke to swim than butterfly. It’s a stroke where no matter how much you've trained or how strong you are, you can lose it with a few strokes of thrashing. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Video: How To Get A Baller Butterfly
How long do butterflies live? It is one of the questions we get most frequently in the Cockrell Butterfly Center, and our replies vary. We may say an average of two weeks, which was the accepted standard based off of a few small scale experiments in the Butterfly Center over the years. We may say […]
Experimental rap group Shabazz Palaces, led by Butterfly of Digable Planets, have announced the followup to 2014's Lese Majesty. It's called Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and the first single is the highly psychedelic "Shine A Light"... Continue reading…
This article originally appeared in Vulture. At first glance, Damn, the fourth and latest opus from Kendrick Lamar, doesn’t seem as much of a group effort as his previous works. Compared to his last album, 2015’s To Pimp a Butterfly, it has a fraction of the featured guest artists and a shorter run time. Show More Summary
Social butterflies around the world are perfecting the art of the ‘selfie’ and creating ‘celebrity-style’ Instagram feeds by uploading approximately 1-2 pictures per day when away on a holiday, new research has found. The research, by cruise specialists Iglu Cruise, looked at the social media behaviourisms of holiday-makers abroad. Show More Summary
GIRLS SWIMMING ATHLETE OF THE WEEK EVA MERRELL CREAN LUTHERAN The junior won the 100 butterfly (52.67) and 100 backstroke (53.03) in meet records and All-America times at the Foothill Swim Games. She also led off the Saints’ meet-record 200 medley relay (1:43.13). O.C. Dual Meet Top 10 1. Santa Margarita 2. Tesoro 3. Los […]
The opposite of butterflies is the hive, dead in your stomach.
‘Obliteration of Reality’ uses the symbol of the butterfly—along with plastic wrap and white goo, of course—to explore the idea of rebirth and the small matter of freedom from life’s struggles.
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Watch Ben Proud follow-up his 50m freestyle national record from last night with another scorcher in the 50m butterfly. His post-race interview is also included within the post. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Watch Ben Proud Scorch 22.80 50 Fly British Record
Folks ’round these parts see some strange things… They talk of a magical creature known as the tabby-corn that lives near the edge of the forest. It chases butterflies ???? all day long, and some say it makes the flowers ???? bloom. Sometimes...Show More Summary
The butterfly has a special meaning.
Although slightly slower-moving than the orange tip I photographed and blogged recently, the European peacock (Aglais io) is just as tough to catch on a pitstop, luckily there are so many dandelions in bloom in the set aside fields and elsewhere that it’s now quite hard not to get a photo! If I remember rightly, … Continue reading "European peacock butterfly (Aglais io)"
From nothingness, the universe was created. From a simple caterpillar, a butterfly emerges. A dorky teen grows up to be a fashion model, or a bodybuilder. The one constant in life is change, and in our new Transformation of the Week series, AskMen is celebrating men who have turned their lives around through dedication, commitment and hard work. Show More Summary
Lepidoptera Obscuramoth is a gorgeous series of animated illustrations, created by Finland artist Vladimir Stankovic, featuring imaginary moth and butterfly species. Vladimir shared more from the series on Behance, Flickr, and Instagram. Show More Summary
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam With 2 national titles already under his belt at these championships, James Guy will try to secure the men's 100m butterfly gold medal tonight in Sheffield. Read the full story on SwimSwam: 2017 British Swimming C’ships Day 4 Finals Live Recap
Broiled butterflied trout works just as well for a weeknight meal as it does for company.