Let's not pussyfoot around this news: A Florida animal shelter will now deliver puppies and kittens to some very lucky workplaces. The Humane Society of Broward County is calling this just-launched service
If you want some peace and quiet, get away from people and water and trek to the valleys in between western US mountains. The US National Park Service released new maps of the loudest and quietest parts
You know soda's not exactly good for you—but at the same time, it can be hard to resist. Its sweet taste, pleasant fizz, and energizing jolt often seems like just what you need to wash down your dinner,
Earlier this month, Irish singer-songwriter Hozier debuted his newest music video for the Grammy nominated ballad, "Take Me to Church." The four-minute visual tease, directed by artist David LaChapelle,
We all have a horror story about being late -- arriving at a wedding just as the bride and groom are running off in a shower of birdseed or picking up your panicked child at an otherwise empty field after
(Shutterstock) Pacific sardines are suffering their worst population crash in decades, and the fallout could be catastrophic SHARLA STONE January 25, 2015 8:00pm (UTC) This article originally appeared
Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why? Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls
Even the sport’s reigning champions have trouble making a living without turning themselves into sex symbols. It’s a singular experience, being served blueberry pancakes by a national champion. But for
As the new year approaches, many of us will resolve to transform our bodies -- but what about our minds? Giving ourselves a mental makeover could be just as important as giving ourselves a physical one.
Despite neighborhood peer pressure, you and you alone dictate the aesthetic direction of your home's holiday display. He who wields the extension ladder in subzero temperatures earns the creative freedom
How much sleep did you get last night? If the answer is “not enough” you’re hardly alone. According to Gallup’s estimates, almost half the people you’ll run into today are suffering from some level of
Productivity experts are always extolling the virtues of getting up an hour earlier to get more done, yet many of us are additcted to our snooze buttons. Here, we asked the experts how to make the start
Being more productive means first learning what and how to manage on a daily basis. There is no lack of conversation about what drives productivity. Do we drink more coffee? Should we take multiple short
Virginia retreat offers veterans sanctuary from war's ravages. Sixty miles outside of downtown Washington, D.C., the air seems lighter at the Boulder Crest Retreat. This is where some 800 U.S. service
If returning to your hometown, having dinner with your extended family and eating yourself into a food coma aren't your bag, Thanksgiving can be a little uncomfortable. Luckily, these comedians know exactly
Whether you're driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or waiting for Old Faithful to erupt in Yellowstone National Park, the United States is full of incredible surprises.