Kevin Ramirez

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How you learned a second language influences the way your brain works

Over the past few years, you might have noticed a surfeit of articles covering current research on bilingualism. Some of them suggest that it sharpens the mind, while others are clearly intended to provoke more doubt than confidence, such as Maria Konnikova’s “Is Bilingualism Really an Advantage?” …

Language

Dead Mage Announce Tale of Ronin - A Samurai RPG

Dead Mage Announce Tale of Ronin – A Samurai RPG<p>/ March 13, 2017 at 9:43 AM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>Austin-based independent games studio Dead Mage has …

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves Makes a Surprisingly Great Crime Movie

We’ve seen endless adaptations of <i>Snow White</i>, but we’ve never seen one quite like this. In this animated short, a crew of thieves in matching hats has …

A Bitter Ex-Magical Girl Tries to Hold Down a Day Job. It Doesn’t Go Well

When Farah, star of the webcomic <i>Shattered Starlight</i>, was younger, she was able to deal with her problems by hitting them with her magical hockey …

Photos of Mirror Spiders with Silvery ‘Scales’ That Grow and Shrink

For several years now, Singaporean macro nature photographer Nicky Bay has been focusing his lens on spiders that have mirror-like reflective …

Rare discovery: Ancient synagogue mosaic may depict Alexander the Great

A remarkable mosaic unearthed during the excavation of an ancient synagogue in northern Israel may portray Alexander the Great.<p>Experts are thrilled to reveal the mosaic that was discovered on the floor of the fifth-century synagogue in Huqoq. “The quality of the mosaic is extraordinary, the fact …

Archaeology

21 Cats Who Bring Petty To A New Level

Cats: the original petty queens.

Pets

The ‘Hail Hydra’ meme runs deeper than any conspiracy

One of the oldest and most insidious organizations of comic book villains also happens to be connected to one of the more everlasting memes to have …

Ancient Viking warrior blade unearthed by Icelandic goose hunters

The group of hunters fortuitously stumbled upon the weapon in Skaftárhreppur, south Iceland, a region badly hit by floods last year.<p>Pictures of the …

Temples Inside Caves Are What Remains of an Ancient Buddhist Society

Western India is home to the last relics of a 2,000-year-old culture.<p>The entrance to the Bhaja caves in Maharashtra state, India. (All Photos …

The artist creating neo-noir surrealist sexscapes

If a female clone of Edward Gorey had been raised in the ‘90s on a strict diet of David Lynch, Junji Ito, and J.G. Ballard and grew up to specialize in satirical fetish erotica, the result would still pale in comparison to the art of Apollonia Saintclair, the artist behind these …

Art