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You Can Watch 99 Hours of Free Online Photography Classes from the School of Visual Arts (SVA)

Here’s something photo-related you can do over the long Memorial Day weekend coming up. The School of Visual Arts in New York City has 99 hours of …

First look at Matt Groening's first new show in two decades

It’s been nearly 20 years since Matt Groening has given you a new show, so… it’s time.<p>Netflix released the first images of <i>Disenchantment</i>, an animated …

Millennials destroyed the rules of written English – and created something better

The spelling and grammar rules do not apply on the Millennial Internet™.<p>That's because millennials have created a new rulebook for a variant of …

Blind man left in tears by cruel commuters shows just how hard his guide dog works

<b>A blind man who was left in tears by cruel commuters after they refused to offer him a seat has shown just how hard his guide dog Kika works – by</b> …

10 untranslatable Italian phrases we need in English

Every language has phrases or words that can stump a local when translating to an outsider. Italian has many untranslatable terms that are woven into …

Google wants to teach more people AI and machine learning with a free online course

A new ‘Learn with Google AI’ site will serve as a hub for AI and machine learning resources<p>Machine learning and AI are some of the biggest topics in the tech world right now, and Google is looking to make those fields more accessible to more people with its new Learn with Google AI website.<p>Google …

25 Podcasts You Need To Listen To In 2018

Looking for something different to listen to? Try these, including Casefile, Dead Pilots Society, The Read and more.<p>Before you get too mad, check to see if we already suggested your faves here, here, or here.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Podcasting

Homemade Gyro: A Greek Classic Recipe

Gyros are surprisingly easy to make at home, and it is a great sandwich for both lunch and dinner. This particular recipe uses ground meat. For a …

An Ailing 59 Year Old Chimpanzee Embraces Her Beloved Caretaker After Recognizing His Voice

In April 2016, an ailing 59 year old chimpanzee named Mama was refusing food and preparing to die when her beloved caretaker Jan van Hooff came to …

Animals

Meet Suki, the Bengal cat who’s living out her best forest dreams

This is Suki.<p>She’s a Bengal cat from Canada who unlike most lazy felines, isn’t a stranger to exploring new and exciting lands.<p>In fact, she’s more …

Cats

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Gets $27 Million to Build Brain Computers

Neuralink Corp., the startup co-founded by billionaire Elon Musk, has taken steps to sell as much as $100 million in stock to fund the development of …

Watch Chris Cornell's 12-Year-Old Daughter Sing a Moving Tribute to Her Father

The late Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell received a touching tribute on Friday morning from his youngest daughter, 12-year-old Toni …

There's an Island Where You Can Cuddle Rescue Puppies All Day Long

Dreams really do come true.<p>If you love puppies and wouldn't mind being amongst the idyllic surroundings of a beautiful Caribbean island, then this may just make your day.<p>On the island of Providenciales in Turks & Caicos, there are a lot of rescued dogs ready to be adopted. Or, if you don't have …

Puppies

Mapped: How many languages are there in the world?

I COME FROM a part of France that likes to think of itself as separate from the rest of the country: Brittany. So much so that if I had been born 50 …

1-day-old baby goats learning how to jump is honestly the most perfect thing you'll see all day

The Mad Lib of everyone's dreams just came true — here are a bunch of 1-day-old baby goats learning how to jump while wearing warm sweaters.<p>The kids …

Scientists identify unique "breathprint" of 17 diseases

A team of international researchers recently unveiled a nano array that can identify the chemical signatures of 17 different diseases, possibly …

Iconic Laid-back Cat Immortalized with His Own Statue at His Favorite Spot

A neighborhood cat with a calm and serene personality captured many people's hearts as he nonchalantly lounged about.<p>He was so loved by the locals …

Proxima b: Potential Earth-like planet discovered

Located just four light years away from the Earth, Proxima b could be within the so-called habitable zone.<p>Scientists have discovered an Earth-sized planet orbiting the star nearest to the Sun, potentially a major step in the quest to find out if life exists elsewhere in the universe.<p>The planet, …

Planetary Habitability

These Glowing Rocks Capture One of Nature's Most Beautiful Phenomena

Looks at first like somebody threw a bunch of glowing beads on some rocks, but what you see here is actually alive.<p>In a series titled “The Weeping …

Bacon

This Pet Raccoon's Haircut On His Back Is The Cutest Thing You'll See All Day

Cute

The App That Aims To Gamify Biology Has Amateurs Discovering New Species

It's dusk at a park in Dallas, and white sheets are pinned up next to tall trees, fluttering like ghosts in the wind. They've been lit up with ultraviolet lights to attract moths.<p>A handful of people are holding up their smartphones, zooming in on the small dark specks that fly to the cloth.<p>"Bugs …

Moths

Free Printable 2017 Calendar

<i>Kick off the school year with a fresh start and a cute new calendar! This set of 12-month printable calendars is available to download for free,</i> …

Hidden Degas portrait revealed

<b>A hidden portrait by the French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas has been revealed by scientists.</b><p>Researchers in Australia used powerful X-rays to bring to light the painting of a young woman concealed beneath a work called Portrait of a Woman.<p>The researchers believe the subject is Emma Dobigny, …

Britain may lose historical heritage as archaeologists admit there is not enough storage space for finds

Britain risks losing a large part of its precious historical heritage as archaeologists are forced to dump their finds because of a lack of storage space.<p>Thousands of objects which could shed light on the lives of our ancestors - such as Roman pottery fragments, Stone Age flints, medieval coins and …

Scientists Just Found a Compound That Kills 98% of a Drug-Resistant Bacteria

Yes!<p>Researchers have discovered a compound in an Antarctic sea sponge that's capable of killing 98 percent of the drug-resistant superbug, …

8 health innovations transforming women's lives around the world

Among the many injustices women face globally, inadequate health care is one of the most serious.<p>In the developing world, where childbirth …

Postpartum

Climate Change Is Stranding Hundreds of Dying Baby Sea Lions in California

The ripples of climate change are being seen all around the world, but it’s not often they wash up on our very doorstep.<p>Last week, as the United States added its support to the first global law that would finally hold nations accountable for climate change, biologists in California were attempting …

Insects are conscious, claims major paper that could show us how our own thoughts began

Insects have a form of consciousness, according to a new paper that might show us how our own began.<p>Brain scans of insects appear to indicate that …

New molecule-building method opens vast realm of chemistry for pharma and other industries

LA JOLLA, CA–April 21, 2016–Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have devised a new molecule-building method that is likely to have a …

‘We’re at risk of losing a lot of species’: The race to save Canada’s wildlife

From the mighty polar bear to the wee bumblebee, Canada is at risk of losing its diverse abundance of species as the earth warms up.<p>Canadian …

North Atlantic