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The Surprisingly Successful Business of Luxury Chicken Diapers

In urban areas like New York, Denver, and Los Angeles, it’s become a trend for the elite to shy away from traditional pets such as dogs and cats, and …

Pets

After Planet 13, Marijuana Tourism Will Never Be the Same

Nevada's largest dispensary and superstore will feature flying orbs, a laser graffiti wall, and an experience where customers will be "overwhelmed by the aesthetics."<p>Think of the Planet 13 Superstore as a theme park for marijuana. That's certainly what it sounds like when David Farris, Planet 13's …

Cannabis

These 55 Amazon Products Have Been Bestsellers For Years — & You’d Never Guess Them

Buying stuff online an be a bit of a toss-up if you aren't careful. More times than I can count I've waited two weeks for a package, just to discover …

Shopping

The 15 Best Fishing Knots Every Angler Should Know

These <b>15</b> <b>fishing knots</b> <b>have proven to be the most versatile for bass fishing</b>. The illustrations offer multiple options for joining lines, creating loops …

Fishing

Stonehenge mystery solved, says breakthrough scientific study

The ancient mystery of who built Stonehenge has been solved, according to a breakthrough study.<p>A groundbreaking new analysis of the 25 cremated remains buried at the prehistoric monument in Wiltshire has revealed that 10 of them lived nowhere near the bluestones.<p>Instead they came from western …

Archaeology

16 Hilariously Bad Signs That'll Make You LOL And Facepalm

"This library is now selling free coffee for $1."

Selling

Lunar eclipse, Mars & Perseid meteor shower: 3 best summer skywatching events

It's a great time of year to spend an evening gazing up at the night sky.<p>Whether you’re a seasoned stargazer or an astronomical newbie, summer evenings are the perfect time to check out the night sky. This summer in particular is filled with skywatching opportunities, including a total eclipse of …

Meteor Showers

One of America's Largest Alcohol Distributors Calls on the Government to Legalize

One of the largest alcohol trade associations in the U.S. has officially endorsed recreational cannabis legalization. Last week, Washington, …

Cannabis

This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

Chemistry

Scientists Made the Fastest-Spinning Particles Ever to Test the Limits of Physics

Scientists made nanoparticles that spin around each other a billion times <i>per second,</i> the fastest mechanical rotation on record. They want to use …

Physics

This Is How Much Dark Matter Passes Through Your Body Every Second

The Universe, despite all the planets, stars, gas, dust, galaxies, and more we find within it, doesn’t quite add up. On the largest cosmic scales, we find the same story everywhere we look: there isn’t enough matter to account for the gravitational effects we observe. Matter clumps into a cosmic …

Dark Matter

‘Fortnite’ player sets single-game kills record, and everyone hates him

This past weekend, Epic Games ran an event in <i>Fortnite</i> that saw a rocket soar into the air, apparently shattering the space-time continuum and putting …

38 Weird Products On Amazon That Are So Cheap They’re Essentially Free

There's not a single person on this planet who doesn't love a good bargain — but at the same time, you have to be able to draw a line between what's …

NASA gives Jupiter the Van Gogh treatment with magnificent new image

Although originally slated to crash into Jupiter this month, Juno, NASA's Jovian explorer, has been given a three-year extension to gather all of NASAs planned scientific measurements, NASA announced earlier this month.<p>If it keeps producing images like this, showcasing Jupiter's writhing, stormy …

Yes, Your Dog Is Trying to Tell You Something and Scientists Have Finally Translated What Their Gestures Mean

How many times have you looked into your dog’s eyes and thought, “If only you could talk”? Well, it turns out the canines have been speaking to us …

31 Products On Amazon With So Many 5-Star Reviews, You'd Be Silly Not To Take A Look

Crystal Pepsi. Google Glass. Segways. There's a lot of stuff out there that just never lived up to the hype. Not the case on Amazon though, where …

Game developer pranks player after he threatens to shoot up studio

‘You claimed it was just a joke... so I thought I’d teach you a lesson about comedy’<p>Game developers get abusive, threatening messages from players all the time, and some high-profile games have even become notorious for “toxic” communities. Recently, one studio responded to a death threat in a …

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …

This Fierce Goth Fish Turns Its Eyes Black When It Gets Angry

GUPPY SMASH!<p>Normally, its eyes are silver. But when the tiny Trinidadian guppy (<i>Poecilia reticulata</i>) gets all worked up, the eyes turn pitch black as …

25 Unbelievable Things Found On Earth We Can’t Explain

In the modern age, we’d love to believe we have everything figured out. With science increasing our knowledge every day, it’s an easy thing to buy …

The Sky In June: ‘Strawberry Moon,’ Naked-Eye Asteroid And Amazing Views Of Saturn, Jupiter, And Mars

June is filled with spectacular astronomical events, including the 'Strawberry Moon,' the close approach of the bright asteroid Vesta and stunning …

These 35 Legendary Products On Amazon Prime Have Thousands Of Reviews

When it comes to Amazon Prime, I'm kind of obsessed. Ever since I signed up about a year ago, I've used that free two-day shipping perk more times I …

These diamonds are from one of our solar system's 'lost planets'

<b>(CNN) —</b> When an asteroid fell to Earth in 2008 and landed in Sudan's Nubian Desert, researchers weren't expecting to find diamonds from a lost planet inside.<p>Those remnants act like a time capsule from the early days of our solar system.<p>New research conducted on the meteorites collected at the site, …

Are octopuses alien? New theory argues Earth was 'seeded' by interstellar genetic code

Octopuses are weird. This is not just because they look odd. It’s not because they’re disturbingly smart. It’s because they have a strange power.<p>The ability to edit their own bodies. This has biologists scratching their heads.<p>Evolution doesn’t work that way. It’s supposed to be spurred by genetic …

Roll Your Blunts and Take a Trip Through the Orion Nebula

A close-up view of one of the night sky’s most spectacular features.<p>The Orion Nebula is a radiant swath of gas, dust, and baby stars that forms the middle stud in the “belt” of the constellation Orion. At 1,350 light years distant, it is one of the closest star factories to Earth, but even so, it’s …

The 6 Best Fishing Lures, According to a Bassmaster Champion

Bassmaster Champ Mike Iaconelli dishes out the lures he uses to find (and catch) fish.<p>Is there a better lazy summer activity than fishing? Problem …

How to Become a Marijuana Trimmer

If you're interested in breaking into the cannabis industry, you might be wondering how you can become a marijuana trimmer at a cultivation center. …

Jupiter Is As Bright As It Ever Gets This Month — Here Are the Best Ways to See It

The giant planet reaches “opposition” on May 8 and dominates the night sky all month.<p>What's that bright star in the southeastern sky? If you're …

11-year-old discovers rare 475-million-year-old fossil in Tennessee

While enjoying an evening walk at Douglas Lake in East Tennessee, 11-year-old Ryleigh Taylor stumbled upon a magnificent discovery: the …

This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day

A great horned owl can take down prey larger than itself: skunks, wild turkeys, the occasional cat. Its sharp and powerful talons can crush its chosen dinner.<p>Among the few things that can take down a great horned owl are vehicles, which smack birds in the wrong place at the wrong time with a few …