Tracy Aldridge

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Google Earth API will be retired on December 12, 2015

Google today announced it plans to retire the Google Earth API on December 12, 2015. The reason is simple: Both Chrome and Firefox are removing support for Netscape Plugin Application Programming Interface (NPAPI) plugins due to security reasons, so the API’s death was inevitable.<p>The timing makes …

Your Questions About Double-Yolk Eggs, Answered

Here, everything you need to know about double-yolked eggs.<p>Cracking open an egg and finding not one but two yolks is like hitting the breakfast …

Husbands, Dads, and Boyfriends: The Best Gifts for Guys

Shopping for the man in your life (or any man, really—how hard are dads to buy for?!) can be stressful. And sometimes, no matter how many of your …

11-Year-Old Arkansas Girl Steals $10,000 from Grandma, Tries to Take a Cab to Florida

An 11-year-old girl in Arkansas is safely back at home after she woke up in the middle of the night on Dec. 5, stole $10,000 in cash from her grandma …

This scientist solved the mystery of belly button lint

Look in your belly button at the end of the day, and you might find a loosely packed tuft of soft lint. For many people, belly button lint is a normal fact of life.<p>it all has to do with stomach hair<p>But take a second to consider it and it might seem more mysterious. Where does the lint come from? …

Prince George's Christmas Photos Are Full Of Holiday Cheer

Christmas came early!<p>Prince William and Kate Middleton pulled a Beyoncé and released three new official photos of their son, Prince George, on Saturday. The 16-month-old posed for the Christmas pictures back in November and they feature the tiny royal sitting in a courtyard at London's Kensington …