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It's all connected! Pixar and the history of surprising film and TV shared universes

With the animation company revealing that its films are linked, what other unexpected connections are there between big- and small-screen worlds?<p>There are some pretty weird Pixar fan theories out there, including the one about the seminal animation house’s entire canon representing a 65m-year …

This is what it really looks like when you get laser hair removal

How many television commercials and radio ads have we heard talking about laser hair removal? Enough to make us curious about what the procedure …

If This Unicorn Makeup Doesn't Make You Happy, We Don't Know What Will

Death, taxes, pi — some things are forever. But on the brighter side, so is the magic of unicorns. And the beauty world is here to prove it. (See: …

23 Products Everyone In Their Late Twenties Should Try On Their Skin

Do you have wrinkles and acne at the same time? Keep reading.

Rufio & The Lost Boys Of “Hook” Reunite For An Epic Photo Shoot

Ready to feel old? <i>Hook</i> is now 25 years old. I used to love that movie! And like many girls my age, I totally had a crush on Dante Basco because of it.<p>…

Insidious, Sinister, Jurassic Park among movies in jump scares video

Not a fan of jump scares? Then you probably shouldn’t watch this supercut of movie jump scares.<p>Andy Schneider and Jonathan Britnell from YouTube …

Jurassic Park

Here's How to Correctly Order Starbucks' Rainbow Drinks

And avoid getting the side-eye from your barista.<p>Even though Starbucks customers are peeved about the upcoming spike in drink prices, the recent additions to the Secret Menu are just too fun to resist. Instagram has exploded with photos of customer-created rainbow drinks — pink, purple, orange, …

Coffee

Meet the Kid’s Brand Parodying Supreme & All Your Other Favorite Streetwear Labels

Parody-minded imprint Little Giants is aiming to keep your kids looking just as fresh — if not fresher than — you are. The streetwear-style brand …

Dogs

The new ZenBook Flip UX360 is a Yoga-like hybrid for less

Joining the swelling ranks of lower-cost Windows hybrids, this 13-inch laptop-tablet convertible is 13.9mm thick.<p>Slim hybrid PCs that can do double duty as both a laptop and tablet usually carry premium prices, especially ones that are thinner than a MacBook Air and use Intel's high-end Core …

Scientists have discovered exactly 237 reasons people have sex

Psychologists Cindy Messon and David Buss didn't think that was very realistic.<p>So they gathered 444 people between 17 and 52 years old and asked them to list as many reasons they could think of why they or people they knew had chosen to have sex.<p>Then Messon and Buss went through the 715 responses, …

College & University

Want to Raise Really Smart Kids? Science Says Do This

If you've ever wondered what the real secret is for raising smarter children, there's something you can do about that.<p>Parents are always trying to find the next big trend in parenting--and for good reason, too. They want to know how to be better parents, how to raise healthier and more successful …

Parenting

The only guacamole recipe you'll ever need

It's not a party without the guacamole, right? It seems everything from chips to chicken is improved with a little guac (or a lot). And though a store-bought version will work in a pinch, it's so easy to make a batch from scratch. All you'll need are some ripe avocados, onions, chiles, cilantro, …

Recipes

5 mistakes that are ruining your iced coffee

Given the already sweltering temps, you're probably tipping back more than a few ice brews per week. Which is great—we've already established that coffee is pretty kick-ass for both the mind and body, so drink up! But even if you consider yourself a coffee aficionado, odds are that you're still not …

Coffee

9 things everyone from Denver takes for granted

1. Walking from your house to a brewery.<p>Some people have to drive to a <i>brewery</i>?<p>2. 15 ski areas in your backyard.<p>Maybe we should rephrase that. 15</i> …

Retake Quiz

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What They Found In This Ancient Grave Shouldn’t Be Possible… But The Evidence Is Hard To Ignore.

We can learn so much from archaeological digs. The things ancient people left behind them give us great insights into how they lived, and how we got …

Archaeology

Archaeologist reconstructs faces of Stone Age people

Within his studio in the Stockholm suburban community of Tumba, Sweden, archaeologist-sculptor Oscar Nilsson is applying a highly specialized …