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Talented Dad's Parenting Comics Are as Hilarious as They Are Scarily Accurate

Being a working mom is no joke. But despite the lack of sleep and impossible challenges, there is always something to smile about. Christopher …

How VHS Tapes and Bootleg Translations Started an Anime Fan War in the 90s

The little-known story of how a fight over Fushigi Yûgi subtitles built Ottawa’s anime community.<p>In the nineties, before broadband modems became widely available—and before anime streaming services like Funimation and Crunchyroll—staying up-to-date on anime was an arduous process. North American …

Marvel Cloak And Dagger TV Series First Trailer Released (video)

The first trailer for the new Marvel Cloak & Dagger TV series has been released this week providing you with a quick glimpse of what you can expect …

American Gods: Everything you need to know about the epic new series

We’re almost one week away from the series premiere of “the most important show on TV,” a.k.a. <i>American Gods</i>. Don’t worry if you’re somehow still a …

Best March for Science Signs

All across the world today (Saturday, April 22), people are coming together for one reason: science. While the March for Science's main event is taking place in Washington D.C., there have been hundreds of "satellite marches" organized in dozens of countries. At the marches, scientists and …

Women's March on Washington

Would You Share An Airplane Armrest With This Dog? The Internet Responds With An Emphatic ‘Yes’

Look at that rather dapper dog seated next to you on the flight. Is that a dandy? A party animal? Or something to be wary of? (Don’t answer, United.) This situation presented itself on a Delta flight when NBC political analyst Mark Halperin met his row neighbor and took a picture for the world to …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Sharks at night, a feeding vampire bat and California’s wildflower super bloom are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

27 Quotes to Change How You Think About Problems

Great minds give you the benefit of their experience.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It happens to even the most seasoned of entrepreneurs. You’ve built momentum for your latest project, you’re excited to embrace new challenges and you’ve visualized success at the end …

Motivation

Embrace Spring With Pictures of Japan's Cherry Blossoms

Japan’s iconic flower represents the beauty and brevity of life.<p>Every spring a tapestry of pink blooms blankets the island nation of Japan, starting in the south and crawling northward. Cherry trees, or <i>sakura</i>, symbolize the evanescence of human life in Japanese culture—their blossoms are both …

Top 10 Castles of Europe

Travel<p>Do you ever wonder what it would be like to live in a real-life fairytale? Ponder no more.<p>At least once in our lives we’ve twirled in a glittery dress and tiara, or tussled with fire-breathing dragons from a crenulated tower. Indoctrinated by bedtime stories of our youth, we’d close our eyes …

The Eye of the Storm – How Alfred Waud’s Sketches Captured the Carnage of the U.S. Civil War

“Perhaps the most famous artist to come out of the bloody conflict was Alfred Rudolf Waud.” MUCH HAS BEEN written about pioneering photographers like …

War

The Library of Congress released a fascinating history of card catalogs. Wait, come back!

The Library of Congress just released a book on the history of the card catalog, and while I can physically feel you clicking away from this article even as I type, I am here to tell you that <i>The Card Catalog</i>is actually weirdly fascinating.<p><i>The Card Catalog</i> makes a persuasive case that cataloging …

Crock-Pot S’mores Lava Cake

Bursting with chocolate & all the flavors of the popular campfire dessert. Chocolate lovers will adore this this easy recipe for Crock-Pot S’mores …

Slow Cookers

Stunning pictures show giant statue of Ramses II unveiled near the temple of Luxor

A giant granite statue representing Pharaoh Ramses II has been unveiled in Egypt, at the Luxor Temple. It had first been discovered nearly sixty …

A Cosmic Cat and Lobster Say Hello

Stellar nebula are a little like clouds: where you may see the shape of a bunny, I might see a dragon; your sailing ship might be my bumble bee. So …

A Group of NASA Scientists Is Trying to Make Pluto a Planet Again

A team of NASA scientists is trying to make Pluto a planet again.<p>The group — led by Alan Stern, who headed NASA’s mission to Pluto — has proposed …

The Climate Change Problem No One Talks About: Anxiety and Depression

Climate change doesn’t just affect people.’s physical health by exacerbating problems like asthma — it can also cause mental health issues like …

How the Month You Were Born Affects Your Personality, According to Science

Let’s agree on one thing first: Astrology is gibberish — gibberish with a nice line of charm bracelets, maybe, but gibberish all the same. Its …

Learning These 7 Tough Skills Will Immediately Improve Your Entire Life

<b>These essential skills are never</b> <b>taught</b> <b>in school, but they will</b> <b>pay dividends</b> <b>for</b> <b>your entire life.</b><p><i>“Anyone who stops learning is old whether at 20 or</i> <i>80.Anyone</i> <i>who</i> <i>keeps</i> <i>learning stays strong.” — Henry Ford</i><p>We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our jobs during the busy …

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