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'Overlooked Black Dogs': A Photo Project That Brings Awareness to the Least Adopted Dogs

Black dogs are the most likely of all coat colors to be euthanized in shelters. And of course, they're no less worthy of adoption than their lighter …

Ancient Greeks Built an Eclipse-Predicting 'Computer' 2,000 Years Ago

More than 2,000 years before the Great American Solar Eclipse, which will darken the skies over the U.S. on Aug. 21, astronomers in ancient Greece …

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Judge Judy rules in seconds after an excited dog recognizes its owner

The love and loyalty between a pet and its owner is like no other, and thankfully, Judge Judy knows it.<p>On a super emotional episode of <i>Judge Judy</i> a …

Vintage Inspiration: Using Old Postcards To Jump-Start Your Stories

Even the most prolific writer sometimes struggles with what to write next.<p>Oh, sure, you might have notebooks full of story ideas, characters …

14 signs your dog is your best friend

There are plenty of reasons why dogs have earned the nickname “man’s best friend.” Unlike human BFFs, they never make a conversation all about …

There’s a Scientific Reason Behind Salting Your Pasta Water

Hint: It has to do with the boiling point.<p>Check the box. No, seriously, check the side of the box for any box of pasta present in your cupboard. …

The Beauty Of Japanese Bathing Rituals

If you’re already a bather, it’s unlikely you’ll need convincing of the benefits of water-wallowing. Whether for alone time, down time, mask time, …

Japan

Exploring a Vortex: Where to Experience Sedona’s Spiritual Energy

It is said that everyone who visits Sedona has a Sedona story. Unusual things somehow happen among those breathtaking Red Rocks. Could it be because …

List-Journaling May Be the Ultimate Keystone Habit

All other life-enhancing habits can flow out of conscious living.<p>Charles Duhigg defines “keystone habits” as habits that set off “chain reactions …

Dogs And Pigs Get Bored, Too

Think about the last time you were bored — seriously and persistently bored.<p>Maybe you had to carry out some mind-numbing repetitive task for hours on end, or maybe you were just trapped at the airport or train station, waiting out a lengthy delay without a good conversational partner, book, or …

Animals

Infected DNA successfully hacks computer in terrifying experiment

Remember a few month ago when we were all laughing at Harvard scientists for putting a GIF inside a strand of DNA? Now that bridge between technology …

Mt. Sinai's therapy dog is a mutt with a mission to help kids adjust to tough hospital stays

Meet Professor Bunsen Honeydew<p>Midway through his shift at Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital, the health system’s youngest worker was doing his …

What Makes a Dog Notice a Person

Have you ever observed that when a dog enters a room, he sometimes acts as if he recognizes that you are there and immediately comes over to you, …

Pets

Biohackers Encoded Malware in a Strand of DNA

When biologists synthesize DNA, they take pains not to create or spread a dangerous stretch of genetic code that could be used to create a toxin or, …

Genetics

How to Make a DIY Cross Body Bag for Under $10

Placemats! I bought some thick, colorful placemats a while back from Anthro, on sale for $4.95 each. And until last week they sat folded up in my …

How to: create the perfect gallery wall in your home

Looking for a unique way to display your art collection? If there’s one design feature that has been having a major moment lately, it has been gallery walls. Whether it’s big, small or somewhere in between, creating a gallery with your favorite prints, art pieces, and personal items can instantly …

Home Decorating

How to take the stress out of packing

Have you heard of the KonMari Method? See how this Japanese way of keeping your life tidy can help lower the stress of packing for vacation or any …

Can You Identify Every Character in These Special 30th Anniversary Star Trek: The Next Generation Posters?

Last year, <i>Star Trek</i> turned 50. This September, <i>The Next Generation</i> will turn 30. To commemorate that event, artist Dusty Abell has created two posters …

Idiot Hipsters Think Vaccines Are Making Their Dogs Autistic

There are some dog owners in Brooklyn, New York, so taken with the false stories and wild accusations against vaccinating children that they are …

5 Unusual Attractions in New York City

Whether it’s your 100th time in the city that never sleeps, or the first time you’ve stepped foot on its pavement, you will find no shortage of …

Do Dogs Know They're Good Boys?

In the taxonomy of domestic dogs (<i>Canis lupus familiaris</i>), there are canines of all shapes and sizes, but rest assured, they are all good. A real pup …

So You’ve Decided to Write: When to Drown Your Darlings

Another editor, a rival of mine with a fondness for hypocrisy, once said there was nothing worse than a truthless writer, but I have never known any. …

Lewis Carroll’s Original Illustrations For Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland

When Lewis Carroll first wrote <i>Alice's Adventure in Wonderland</i> in 1864, it was a personal book in his own handwriting with illustrations he drew …

This new book about dot journaling will actually help you get your life together

You have a handwritten daily to-do list. You have your iPhone reminders, notes, and calendar. You have that magnetic, dry-erase board on your …

Ready to Write Your Book? Here's a Five Point Checklist

It's time to start writing. Writing often begins with wondering. Pen in hand, you find yourself asking…<i>Will people ever read what I write?</i><i><br>Do I have</i> …

Dogs can have anxiety, too — here's how you can help

Wondering if your dog might have anxiety? Read on<p>Meet Kiko.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>The golden retriever is 1/2 of the popular Instagram …

Don't Look Back Until You've Written an Entire Draft

Don't look back until you've written an entire draft, just begin each day from the last sentence you wrote the preceding day. This prevents those …

Writing

How to write a to-do list

And things to avoid...<p>To-do lists are very individual and everyone has their own techniques. Some like to write down every minuscule task that needs …