Mark Lindemann

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PZ Myers on Death, Evolution, and “Comforting Thoughts About Death That Have Nothing to Do with God”

If we’re thinking about mortality and death with no belief in an afterlife — how does evolution play into it?PZ Myers has written a really nice, …

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014

Nature Photography

Jon Stewart: I have “Daily Show” burnout

Stewart shows his vulnerability in a fascinating and extremely revealing interview with Howard Stern<p>Jon Stewart was on the Howard Stern show earlier this week, and of the appearances Stewart's done to promote his film "Rosewater," this was one of the most interesting, organic conversations from the …

5 must-see films destined for the Oscars

Sony Pictures

Do we deserve OS updates for our Android devices?

With the official release of Android 5.0 Lollipop just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at system updates in general. We all want the latest and greatest software that Google is pushing out, but do we actually deserve to get software updates?<p>There comes a time in the life of every …

A Gay Dad's Open Letter to Rose McGowan on Lessons Learned

Rose McGowan's opinions have been all over social media the past few weeks. She started in an interview with a now-infamous diss alleging that gay men are "as misogynistic as straight men, if not more so." She then "apologized," writing on The Huffington Post, "Where does it say that because of a …

Regular pot smokers have shrunken brains, study says

Experimental mice have been telling us this for years, but pot-smoking humans didn't want to believe it could happen to them: Compared with a person who never smoked marijuana, someone who uses marijuana regularly has, on average, less gray matter in his orbital frontal cortex, a region that is a …

'Serial': the new podcast that's already a cult phenomenon

Never has a podcast collected a loyal cult following in such a short amount of time like <i>Serial</i>.<p>The nonfiction series, which unravels a story …

The Daily Edition is a new essential for Flipboard readers who want a fast, definitive roundup of the day's news, with a little bit of fun thrown into the mix.<p>Although it's packed with information, it's also a quick read. There are top stories in news, business, technology, sports and popular …

Mystery of Earth's Water Origin Solved

Instead of arriving later by comet impact, Earth's waters have likely existed since our planet's birth.<p>The water that makes Earth a majestic blue marble was here from the time of our planet's birth, according to a new study of ancient meteorites, scientists reported Thursday.<p>Where do the oceans …

12 Habits of Calm and Happy People

Do you ever notice how some people always seem to have it together? They're calm and happy with both feet firmly planted on the ground, even amidst turmoil. Like a mountain that stands tall and strong, they weather the many storms that come their way. They seek out blessings and uncover them like …

Using Google Inbox: this feels like the future of email

My favorite thing about Inbox, Google's radical new email app for Android, iOS, and the web, is that it's perfectly happy to have you use your email as a to-do list. Rather than try to turn your inbox into nothing more than a series of letters and conversations, or help you clear your messages out …

The Nexus 6: hands-on with Google's phablet

After watching Apple unapologetically release the gigantic iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung release the fourth iteration of its massive Galaxy Note, getting a 6-inch phone from Google seems almost par for the course. Huge phones are the new normal, but the Nexus 6 somehow manages to feel supersized even …

One Pot Suppers

Well biscuits, sadly summer is over. Can I just take a moment to say:<p>WAAAAAAAAA!<p>Okay I'm over it.<p>Fall is here. The leaves are changing. There's a briskness in the air. It's time to think about rib-sticking, soul-filling food!<p>I don't know about you all but sometimes making a dinner can mean washing …

Kingsman: The Secret Service - Trailer 1

A veteran secret agent takes a young upstart under his wing.