Heather Colgrove

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A Clever Octopus Unscrews the Top of A Jar From the Inside

A very clever octopus very quickly unscrews the top of a jar from the inside in this fascinating video from 2010.<p>via Gizmodo

Octopuses

An Interactive Visualization of Baby Names in the United States by Year

Computational design studio Zato Novo has created an interactive visualization of baby names in the United States by year. Users need only choose a …

United States

Selfie by National Geographic

National Geographic asked Heads agency in Sao Paulo in Brazil, to make posters of animals doing selfies with their mobile phones in front of their …

Do You Wanna Go to Starbucks?, A Mini-Musical Parody of ‘Do You Want to Build a Snowman?’ From Disney’s ‘Frozen’

“Do You Wanna Go to Starbucks?,” created by Olivia Mowry, is a mini-musical parody of the song “Do You Want to Build a Snowman?” from Disney’s 2013 …

Walt Disney Company

The Return of Monica Lewinsky

Three journalists who covered the tawdry 1990s scandal reflect on its meaning today.<p>Monica Lewinsky, the woman whose name is inexorably linked to the torrid, months-long affair she had with President Bill Clinton as a White House intern in the mid-1990s, is back.<p>In a powerfully written <i>Vanity Fair</i> …

Paul quotes Kirk: GOP to 'boldly go'

Sen. Rand Paul thinks the Republican Party should take some notes from “Star Trek.”<p>On Friday, the Kentucky senator invoked “Star Trek” character Captain Kirk in arguing for a bigger and more inclusive Republican Party.<p>“Sort of like what Captain Kirk used to say, we need to boldly go where no …

Palin defends oil tax structure she championed

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin defended as fair and commonsense the oil tax structure she championed while in office, a system …

VA secretary orders face-to-face audit at all clinics

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki has ordered a "face-to-face audit" at all Department of Veterans Affairs clinics, a spokeswoman told CNN on Thursday.<p>Earlier in the day, the House Veterans Affairs Committee voted to subpoena Shinseki in the wake of accusations that his department is …