Kira McDonald

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The world’s most incredible underwater restaurants

Key Largo

Dating Friends Brings Benefits

A study from the journal of Psychological Science found a bigger disparity in attractiveness among couples that were friends before dating. Why the …

Relationships

Stop What You're Doing And Look At These Little Penguins

We repeat: little penguins.

Wildlife

Opah, the first truly warm-blooded fish

It circulates heated blood through its body as mammals and birds do. Its warm blood makes the opah a high-performance predator that swims faster, …

Legoland Hotel, Florida, US – in pictures

German Shepherd Returns From The Woods With Something Straight Out Of A Walt Disney Film

When a German Shepard entered the deep dark woods of her hometown one fine morning for her regular walk, the happy go lucky hound returned from the …

Toy Story 4, The Good Dinosaur, and more: John Lasseter previews Disney/Pixar's upcoming films

With <i>Inside Out</i> debuting to rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, John Lasseter carried the Disney/Pixar momentum forward with a preview of the …

Is it a UFO or a birdie? TV cameras film 'disc-shape' soaring above PGA Tour

A strange UFO has been captured on camera as it hovered in the sky above spectators at a US golf tournament.<p>Television viewers watching the Players …

Cat In Bunk Beds

Furniture

How to Make Soap at Home (Even if You Failed Chemistry)

I first started making soap at a time in my life when I was enamored with doing things the long way: baking all my own bread, making my own candy, knitting my own socks. It’s a rewarding, if time-consuming, approach to life, and it gave me a lasting appreciation for goods made with quality …

Coconut

The One Thing You Must Do Before You Can Find True Love

If you don't have what you truly want in a relationship, then you are right, something is seriously wrong. But here's the important part: What is wrong is not you. I repeat, the problem is not you. You are not a bad person. You are not failing to get a wonderfully rewarding relationship because you …

San Diego Zoo’s Jaguar Cub Needs a Name

Unlike many other cats, Jaguars do not avoid water. They are known to be quite good swimmers. Rivers provide prey in the form of fish, turtles, or …

San Diego Zoo

10 Most Compelling Pieces Of Evidence That Aliens Have Walked Among Us

As Arthur C. Clarke said “Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.” When considering …

Paranormal

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How and When to Water Your Garden

comments (12) August 5th, 2008<p>78 users recommend<p>Photo by jaygooby under the Creative Commons Attribution License 2.0.<p>1 | 2 next> View all<p>Watering a …

Gardening

A high-definition look at how Disney reused animations in its classic films

Disney covers Disney<p>For years, hardcore cartoon fans have been publishing evidence that Disney "reused" animations in its classic films. This video is the first of its kind that I've seen use Disney's new high-definition remasters as its source. Reused or not, the animations look stunning.<p>Because …

Why Tough Love Can Be the Best Thing for Your Relationship

<i>"A failure to confront is a failure to love.” —Scott Peck</i><p>No one likes critical feedback. We often avoid criticism by discouraging those who give it, …

Wombat Wednesday: Interview With The Wombat

Spread the Cute:<p>C.O. presents an EXCLUSIVE interview with Patrick, Australia’s #1 Wombat!<p><b>Patrick- tell us about your daily routine. What’s your day</b> …

16 Simple Ways To Love Yourself Again - The Open Mind

<b>Start telling yourself what you love about yourself.</b> – In your own life it’s important to know how spectacular you are. You really have to look in …

Disney Reveals Pixar's Hidden Easter Eggs (So Far) in Official Video

This is why you have to watch Pixar movies multiple times -- at least once just for the story, one more time for the jokes you missed the first time, a third to appreciate the visuals, and a dozen more times to make sure you caught all the Easter eggs tying the movie to the rest of the Pixar …

Walt Disney Company

21 Anxiety Triggers That Might Surprise You

If you suffer from anxiety, you're not alone. Anxiety disorders affect 40 million U.S. adults, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.<p>Doctors typically diagnose patients with Generalized Anxiety Disorder if they suffer from symptoms of anxiety (constant worry, insomnia, …

PBS and BBC Announce BIG BLUE LIVE, A Three-Part LIVE Television Event Showcasing Marine Life Along America’s West Coast | PBS About

PBS<p><i>Image: BIG BLUE LIVE, Humpback whale breaching just offshore of the Monterey Bay Aquarium (credit: courtesy of © 2010 - Richard Ryan)</i><p><i>Live Natural</i> …

Monterey Bay Aquarium

How to Create a Bouncy Ponytail Hairstyle That Stays Put

Too many gorgeous hairstyles come from hours of time spent with your curling iron or some fancy hair sorcery that creates a complicated braid. But sometimes all it takes is a simple ponytail with the most amazing amount of bounce and volume to make just as a big a statement. We're talking about the …

A pet rat and a therapy dog have the cutest Instagram you've ever seen

Ok, so we all know that unlikely animal friendships are more likely to happen than you might think, but this mismatched pair is one of the strangest …