A new NASA analysis of 30-years of satellite data suggests that a previously observed trend of high altitude clouds in the mid-latitudes shifting toward the poles is caused primarily by the expansion of the tropics. read more
A study exploring the prevalence of mental health symptoms in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning (LGBQ) community, found that the oft-overlooked questioning and bisexual youth face their own significant challenges, particularly when it comes to depression, anxiety and traumatic distress. read more
In today’s Tweet Beat, I find Madonna’s thirst personally stressful, Rosie O’Donnell just got on the Lemonade train and for a nice change of pace, Mario Lopez hangs out with some nuns. Read more...
Bill Ackman, asked about Herbalife (HLF) on CNBC the other day, advised employees of the supplement seller to “find another job.” He also said his short position against the company hasn’t changed. So, Ackman likely isn’t feeling great right now since Herbalife’s shares are zooming higher on the heels of a quarterly earnings report that […]
Staples and HP are two brands that are well known to the small business community. Each has a history of finding innovative solutions to help small business owners operate more efficiently, so when I heard that they teamed up with the...Show More Summary
All of this week’s content revolves around two mega franchises: Marvel movies and Star Wars. As you already know, Captain America: Civil War opens this weekend and will find itself tied into next […]
Travelers between Des Moines and Omaha who prefer to avoid Interstate 80 will find themselves traveling along a quieter, more historic stretch of road. Unbeknownst to modern travelers, this part of Old US Highway 6 was once the sight...Show More Summary
Welcome to Cast Party, the feature that imagines a world with even more live action comic book adaptations than we currently have, and comes up with arguably the best casting suggestions you’re ever going to find for the movies and shows we wish could exist. Show More Summary
In discussing his and Thad Calabrese’s discovery of Bolt Thrower in 1992, Justin Foley stated matter-of-factly, “We needed more music like this but didn’t know where to find it. So we decided we were the ones to make it.” If there’sShow More Summary
All-cause mortality is higher for those who eat meat, particularly red or processed meat, on a daily basis, a review of large-scale studies involving more than 1.5 million people has found.
The Syrian war is clearly un-winnable. With the Aleppo ceasefire, it is possible the US and Russia are waking up to this fact. Not for the first time, Syria finds itself at a crossroads facing more years of war and devastation, or, if...Show More Summary
Surprisingly, not a story about a metaphor: Police in Washington state were able to easily track down a suspect because he had a monkey on his back. More precisely, a marmoset, the Seattle Times reports. In a Facebook post, cops in Burien say a 30-year-old man was traveling at 112mph...
Lots of ads have used 360° video lately, but here's one where the VR technology really suits the message—and delivers a powerful coda for those who absorb it. read more
Although you get nine months to get used to the idea of motherhood, it's difficult to prepare for what life will be like once the baby arrives - it's more of a "learn as you go" type of process. Cat and Nat, two real-life moms who have...Show More Summary
The 2016 Kentucky Derby is almost here, and anyone looking to lay down a few dollars (or a bit more) can find a complete betting guide here along with odds for all 20 horses making up this year’s field and instructions on how to bet on the Kentucky Derby online. Show More Summary
Find out what's coming next from 'Wayward Pines,' 'Bloodline,' 'Mr. Robot' and more.
The relationship between handedness and mathematical abilities is controversial. Now researchers say that a link between handedness and mathematical skills exists, but is more complex than is thought.
Framing the issue of climate change collectively is more effective than emphasis on personal responsibility, finds a new study. People are willing to donate up to 50 percent more cash to the cause when thinking in collective terms. Thinking about climate change from a personal perspective produced little to no change in behavior.
Research finds a history of Candida yeast infection is more common in men with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder and in women with these illnesses who have memory problems.
Will SpaceX manage their next (and even trickier) attempt at landing a rocket neatly on a drone ship? Let’s watch and find out. Read more...