Brittany Borzillo

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19 weird things you just can't unsee

The world is a big <i>Magic Eye</i> book. Look closely, and you'll begin to see objects and shapes hidden in other seemingly normal things.<p>Just to be clear, …

10 pi facts for the most irrational Pi Day of your life

This isn't just any Pi Day. It's singularly the most perfect Pi Day that will ever happen in your lifetime.<p>For 24 hours, Pi Day 2015 will be the one …

Swedish hockey team rocks rainbow duds to honor gay pride

Among Swedish hockey fans, Orebro goalie Julius Hudacek is well known for his sometimes outlandish post-win celebrations. He's mimed ice fishing, …

The 10 Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World

There are beautiful and serene dives—and then there are dives with an added element of danger and mystery so compelling, many will risk their lives …

Psychological Strength Research That Everybody Needs to Know

Which diseases and injuries lead to the greatest premature loss of life years? Researchers recently asked this question by examining 291 diseases and …

Psychology

A Bold Vision to Protect our Oceans Permanently

Changing Planet<p>By Sylvia Earle, Lance Morgan, and Jackie Dragon<p>The oceans need our help. Human impacts – overfishing, pollution, invasive species, habitat destruction, acidification and climate change – have put our ocean species on the cusp of mass extinctions today. Scientists predict the …

21 Puppies Who Haven't Grown Into Their Ears

Ears aren't easy, little dudes.

People Act Like Dogs at a Dog Park in a Cute Video Promoting the Adoption of Homeless Pets From Local Shelters

A group of people act like dogs at a dog park in a cute video created by A2F Pictures that was made to help promote the adoption of homeless pets …

Pets

How Successful People Stay Calm | Inc.com

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we've found that 90 percent of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress, which allows …

Self-help

You’re 16. You’re a Pedophile. You Don’t Want to Hurt Anyone. What Do You Do Now?

There’s no helpline for pedophiles who want treatment before they act. So a teen with a terrible secret had to find his own way to save himself and …

What to Consider When Buying a Can of Tuna

Canned tuna is one of the world's most popular packaged fish, but it has also long been controversial. Between issues of overfishing resulting in …

Sustainability

The Science Behind How Boredom Benefits Creative Thought

Recent studies show that a little boredom in your day opens up the potential for more creative thinking.<p>Boredom gets a bad rap. Truly amazing ideas and offbeat solutions have often come from endless hours of daydreaming.<p>If space and time is what you need to make unusual connections, then why does …

Creativity

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Watch adorable moment cute kitten sees snow for first time - and struggles to contain his excitement

Video Loading<p>Can you remember the first time you saw snow?<p>It's unlikely you were half as excited as this cute little kitten.<p>Four-month-old Zoofi was …

Cute

The World Has Lost 52 Percent of Its Wildlife In the Past 40 Years. What This Means For Our Future - One Green Planet

On a daily basis, we rarely consider our actions and the indelible impact they have on the planet and its nonhuman inhabitants. Our vision is often …

Green Living

The Moon Was a First Step, Mars Will Test Our Capabilities, but Europa Is the Prize

The icy moon Europa is perhaps the most tantalising destination in our solar system. Scientists have been trying for years to kickstart a mission to …

National Geographic Travel

Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many surprising …

People Are Losing Their Minds Over This Hot Guy Who Adopted A Puppy

Is the owner up for adoption as well?<p>View this post on Facebook

Blood type can affect brain function

A new study finds that people with AB blood type are at higher risk for age-related cognitive decline<p>Blood type may affect brain function as we age, according to a new large, long-term study. People with the rare AB blood type, present in less than 10 percent of the population, have a higher than …

The Brain

What is Dark Matter?

Roughly 80 percent of the mass of the universe is made up of material that scientists cannot directly observe. Known as dark matter, this bizarre …

Some Thoughts on Hope, Cynicism, and the Stories We Tell Ourselves

To live with sincerity in our culture of cynicism is a difficult dance — one that comes easily only to the very young and the very old. The rest of us are left to tussle with two polarizing forces ripping the psyche asunder by beckoning to it from opposite directions — critical thinking and …

Mark Twain

16 Most Beautiful Crater Lakes From Around The World

Crater lakes form as precipitation within the rim fills the created depression. The water level rises until an equilibrium is reached between the …

National Geographic Travel

Conservation news - Environmental science and conservation news

by Shreya Dasgupta 30 March 2018<p>Brazil will soon have four vast marine protected areas (MPAs) in the Atlantic Ocean, covering an area of more than …

Conservation

A smiling lens

In the centre of this image, taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, are two faint galaxies that seem to be smiling.You can make out two …

Universe

What's Your EIQ?

Here's how to find out!<p>Chances are you're familiar with the term "emotional intelligence", that was popularized by the Psychologist Daniel Goleman in his 1995 best seller by the same name. To refresh your memory in case it needs refreshing, emotional intelligence, or "EI", according to the 2008 …

Psychology

27 Puppies Who Are Too Cute To Be Real

Try to pick a favorite. You won't be able to.

Cute Animals

How 40,000 Tons of Cosmic Dust Falling to Earth Affects You and Me

Our bodies are made of remnants of stars and massive explosions in the galaxies, authors say.<p>Astrophysics and medical pathology don't, at first sight, appear to have much in common. What do sunspots have to do with liver spots? How does the big bang connect with cystic fibrosis?<p>Astrophysicist Karel …