Frogs, dragonflies, butterflies, rabbits, lizards, hummingbirds--all this and more in my little home garden, surrounded by neighbors' pesticide lawns. eclectic food-for-thought for a changing world
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-seeded Serena Williams faced the toughest test yet in her U.S Open title defense before advancing to the round of 16 with a hard-played 6-3 6-3 win over Varvara Lepchenko on Saturday. World number one Williams, who had lost a total of five games in her first two matches in a quest to win a third successive U.S. Show More Summary
The United States is dominating Finland in the teams' FIBA World Cup matchup today, and it looks like some of the fans in attendance are getting a bit bored. One man came to the game dressed as Jesus, and as you can see, he was getting pretty tired of the massive blowout. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The United States aren't having too much trouble in their 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup matchup against Finland, as they continue to make big plays like this one. In the first quarter, James Harden found Rudy Gay for the one-handed alley-oop slam dunk. Team USA led 31-16 after the first quarter. [Vine, h/t Twitter] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
- Malaysian world number one Lee Chong Wei secured a third straight men's singles finals appearance at the badminton world championships on Saturday while women's top seed Li Xuerui of China also advanced to the title match.
These little pandas turned one-month old this week! The newborn bears live in a Chinese zoo, where they are believed to be the world’s only set of panda triplets. Sure, they aren’t much to look at yet and anyway, upon their birth, zookeepers told the New York Post not to get excited until they pass their [...]
New York (AFP) - World number one Novak Djokovic blew past Sam Querrey 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 Saturday to reach the US Open last 16.
- World number one Novak Djokovic blew past Sam Querrey 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 Saturday to reach the US Open last 16.
The 2014 FIBA World Cup is one of the biggest international competitions in the sport of basketball. Taking place once every four years, the top basketball nations in the world have come together for the chance at winning the gold medal. The...Show More Summary
Kendall Jenner dropping her last name got me thinking about all of the celebrities out there who only need one name in this world. Because they're either that important and cool, or their birth-given surname is too hard for people to spell/remember. Show More Summary
Wiz Khalifa's number one album is his victory, but Amber Rose is sharing the spoils with the world.To celebrate Wiz's "Blacc Hollywood" topping the Billboard album charts, Rose posted a video of herself on Instagram twerking away... captioning it,…
Beyonce just isn’t flawless enough for some people. The singer might be considered one of the most beautiful women in the world, but one Photoshop fan thinks that Beyonce’s famous face would look better remixed with those of two white celebrities, Jennifer Lawrence and Scarlett Johansson. Globalflare recently shared a photo of what a Beyonce,
Saturday marks the opening of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, with Team USA taking on Finland in one of the final games of the day. Earlier, top medal contender Croatia had to fend off a feisty Philippines squad. The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup has arrived, with 24 countries meeting in Spain to determine the best on the planet. Show More Summary
Saturday marks the opening of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, with Team USA taking on Finland in one of the final games of the day. The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup has arrived, with 24 countries meeting in Spain to determine the best on the planet. Show More Summary
GAS2. Working with design and construction firm EIGHT, BMW has installed the first of its Point One S solar-powered charging stations in front of its ultra-modern BMW World building in Munich, Germany. Looking like the wing of a bird, the station is part of a national program to develop and popularize e-mobility in Germany. Show More Summary
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has reacted to criticism of his performances by declaring that he is one of the world's best number 10s -- but is being played out of position. Ozil, 25, joined Arsenal from Real Madrid a year ago in a club-record...Show More Summary
Africa is the most genetically diverse continent on Earth—Africans being “more genetically diverse than the inhabitants of the rest of the world combined,” according to one 2009 study—and no single physical characteristic demonstrates this diversity better than height. Africa is home to the tallest ethnic groups on...
Vamizi Private Island is one of my favourite places to date, from the picnic spots to the conservation projects, the vast array of water activities and sunrise yoga. Being one of the Top 10 Dive Sites in the world, it will be of no surprise...Show More Summary
Post by Jenny Erikson. One man in Seattle had the scare of his life on Thursday, as a carjacker hopped in his vehicle and drove off. I mean, that's not the absolute end of the world, per se, but it gets to be the stuff of nightmaresShow More Summary
This single interview — one of my favorites of all-time — was recorded in three short parts. You can: Listen to all three on iTunes Download them as MP3s (right click “save as”): Part 1, Part 2, Part 3. Or stream them now below (If you’re reading this in e-mail, please click here to stream): This […]