March has finally arrived, and spring is just around the corner! Glorious sunshine, bright flowers, the melody of birds chirping... Doesn’t the thought of it just glue a smile on your face? No season captures the joy of young loveShow More Summary
During an afternoon seminar on a new paradigm for lung cancer screening in primary care, my phone chirped announcing the latest MedPage Today bit of breaking news: “Medical Homes May Not Be the Answer.” A study in JAMA reported that cost per month per patient had actually increased, and only one marker of improved care was found to have [...]
Sound is very important to a lot of us. We listen to music, hear birds chirping in the morning, know when something is wrong with our car, and loads of other scenarios you’re all well acquainted with. In that same vein, sound can also alter our mood, especially when it comes to music that is [...]
Chirps and Mews' fire truck-red store front makes it easy to spot. When you walk in you'll see bookcases on every wall piled high with both English and Chinese children's books. It presents an ideal place for parents and kids to browse collections of interactive pop-up books. Show More Summary
Once upon a time there was a knitter. The knitter and her family lived out in the country where birds chirped and cows mooed. It was a quiet life. When she first learned to knit the knitter had dreams of filling her closets with many a knitted garment; scarves, cowls, blankets, afghans, table runners, washcloths, […]
If you listen carefully, even with all of those snow piles still dotting the Delaware Valley, you can hear the chirping. No, not the chirping of spring robins and cardinals. The idle chirping of ancient Philadelphia Phillies trying to...Show More Summary
Elephants not only recognize when a member of their group is stressed, they offer comfort in the form of reassuring touches and chirping noises, reports National Geographic. The "comforting" trait is rare among animals, with dogs, chimps, and we humans among the few to have it. Researchers in Thailand studying...
Everyone needs a tree. At my condominium here in Honolulu, there stands a proud banyan which canopied chirping birds in a symphony of sound each morning and has done so since my childhood when my parents moved here from California. I...Show More Summary
They also make sympathetic chirping sounds and put their trunks in each other's mouths.
by Tom Scocca ???? Through the western trees, the descending moon was fat and yellow-white. It was still dark, but the dog was whining and the birds were chirping. After an interlude of not very long, the toddler started chirping too, from the other side of the house. Show More Summary
Patrick wakes up next to Richie and just stays in his own thoughts for a moment. Sunlight is streaming through the windows. Birdies are chirping outside. Everything feels peaceful and relaxed, but Patrick looks slightly anxious anyway, because he’s Patrick. He gets up and puts on his underwear (a short... More »
Jimmy Fallon has big shoes to fill as he takes over The Tonight Show starting next week, but he's ready - thanks to his 6-month-old daughter, Winnie. As he explains in the Feb. 16 issue of Parade, the way she "squeals and chirps" makes...Show More Summary
Baby birds are a wonderful mix of ugly and cute.
If there’s one day that’s even more painful than all the rest when you’re in a bad relationship, it’s Valentine’s Day. Everyone around you is smooching under flowery bowers of love with little birds chirping and singing and you’re arguing under a freeway underpass about who bought toilet paper last and besides, it was the wrong kind of toilet paper … [More]
“Everything is awesome!” chirps the theme song of the lively-yet-formulaic The LEGO Movie, which doubles as the motto of the film’s protagonist, a naive construction worker named Emmet (Chris Pratt). Like the rest of his fellow citizens in Bricksburg, he lives according to a set of instructions that enforce a cheerful conformity in everything from dress […]
“Does anyone have brain damage yet?” chirped Zosia Mamet in the front row at Rebecca Minkoff on Friday afternoon. “Because I just might.” Mamet was sitting in the hot zone of the front row next to AnnaSophia Robb, Carrie Underwood, and Anna Kendrick, and the photographers were so vigorous in... More »
YouTuber ktjaynexd combined "Crybaby Goes For A Swim" with footage of the desert rain frog "because I've been watching them over and over." The frog is now the seal's brutal, demanding swim coach.
Sprint's Direct Connect walkie talkie service is no longer limited to a few specialized phones. Sprint is bringing push-to-talk to several new smartphones in an effort to recapture some of Nextel's old glory.
Many of us have surely come to terms by now with the fact that we're not morning people. We're just never going to enjoy the sunshine streaming into our windows as the birds chirp the arrival of a new day. We'd rather hit snooze once or twice or 17 times. Show More Summary
Blackhoods await in lethargic patience. Violent wind whips around their robs and dark cloth snap and echo in abandon. Dirt scrapes along the forest floor. Crickets chirp, but are heard merely as a feint steady rhythm to the blasting wind. Show More Summary