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There Is a Sanctuary in Hawaii Where You Can Cuddle Hundreds of Fluffy Cats

Can someone take us here as soon as possible?!<p>If you asked us what heaven looked like, we would direct you to photos of the Lanai Cat Sanctuary on the island of Lanai in Hawaii. This little piece of paradise in the Pacific Ocean is home to nearly 500 cats that are just waiting to be cuddled.<p>Since …

Pets

7 foods that can help fight seasonal allergies

Ah, glorious spring. Birds are happily chirping, plants are sprouting, and that mountain of snotty tissues by your desk is growing exponentially—at least if you have allergies. But before you restock your supply of allergy meds and tissues, try rethinking your diet instead. (Take back control of …

Zen and the Art of Zombie Killing: A Buddhist Anti-Tech Manifesto

Why the current cultural fetish for zombies? In 2014’s Hooked, Nir Eyal ventures a guess: “Perhaps...

One man created an incredible update to the original Nintendo Game Boy

1/<p>This magically updated Game Boy started life as a standard Game Boy. Here it is after having two holes drilled out of its face:<p>2/<p>The drilling was …

Nevada Prisoner Forced To Smash His Own Teeth Out

A Nevada inmate languished in solitary confinement for eight months while prison staff ignored pleas for medical help. His bottom teeth were moving …

LEGO’s Disney Minifigure Collection Will Hit Stores in May

Since the company launched minifigures in 2010, LEGO has released 17 series, featuring both generic characters like Circus Clown, Artist, and Chicken …

Animation

These Performing Street Cats Are The Cutest Thing You Will See Today

BuzzFeed News went behind-the-scenes to meet the pampered performers.<p>The family now have 27 cats who are all trained, or in training, to perform in the show.<p>"These are pet cats who will do tricks for treats. They are fed fancy sausages from France and the finest paté."<p>"Animal welfare is very …

An ancient virus has been found in human DNA — and it may still be active

This ancient retrovirus is a kind of living fossil, and the discovery of an intact copy of it within the human genome poses questions as to how it has survived, and suggests others from the distant evolutionary past may lie dormant in the DNA of many species.<p>A retrovirus replicates by inserting its …

This Baby's Amazing Head of Hair Inspired the Cutest Meme Battle

A photo of a baby's luscious 'Anchorman' hair sent Reddit users into a Photoshop frenzy—and the results are hilariously adorable.<p>My daughter was pretty much bald until she was almost 3, so I can understand the excitement of Reddit user DoubleCrossGender over her newborn baby cousin's full head of …

Parenting

This Anti-Trump Grandma With a Meme Is Our Only Hope

The Republicans have tried everything to stop Trump. But every time they attack Stubs* he only seems to grow stronger. Allow me to humbly suggest …

If your job is on this list, you could be replaced by a robot by 2020

Robots are going to start replacing jobs on a massive scale FAR sooner than you expect – with the process starting by 2020.<p>The good news: if you work …

Toronto has a film festival all about viral cat videos

The Just For Cats Video Festival is returning to the TIFF Bell Lightbox on April 14 with a brand new roster of furry feline flicks to laugh, cringe …

Here’s the LEGO McDonald’s Fries Dispenser of Your Fast-Food Fantasies

We’re totally into eating well and jumping on those healthy food trends, of course, but we’re not ashamed of our indulgent cheat meals (although according to the warnings of fast food employees, maybe we should be). If you were as shamelessly thrilled as we were about the LEGO McDonald’s Nugget …

This is what the 'Doom' movie should've looked like

The "Doom" movie happened. It's unfortunate, but it's true. Remember that lame first-person shot?<p>Universal Pictures<p>But there's good news: on …

10 Yummy Non-Sandwich Lunch Ideas

Tired of packing the same boring sandwich for lunch? Here are some non-sandwich lunch ideas that are tasty and satisfying.<p>Iowa Girl Eats<p>These …

Fallout 4 Automatron DLC - 6 Tips To Building Your Own Robotic Army

Bethesda took aim at the machines for the first <i>Fallout 4</i> DLC, Automatron. Available now on its own, or as part of the game’s <i>Season Pass</i>, it gives you …

Computer Hacking

Here’s what people think of DOOM’s beta so far

Doom 4 is coming in May – but the deliciously, delightfully brutal, old-school shooter is getting a closed beta this weekend. If you happened to …

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The Walking Dead

These Comics Show Why It Pays To Have A Cat After A Breakup

Who cares about your breakup? Kitty needs to be FED. 😽<p>Cats have a way of monopolizing <i>all</i> of your free time -- which is why they're the perfect companion after a breakup. Who has time to sulk when your furry baby is demanding more dry food?<p>In the comics below, 26-year-old French graphic designer …

Force could get UK's first police cat

The UK's first police cat could be put on the beat in Durham after a young girl wrote to the chief constable to suggest cats would be useful in climbing trees to rescue people.<p>Five-year-old Eliza Adamson-Hopper wrote to Chief Constable Mike Barton asking why the force only used dogs and that it …

I Thought Meditation Was a Waste of Time. I Was Wrong

If you're looking for a performance edge that also yields important health benefits -- and if you're not, why aren't you? -- look no farther.<p>I used to go to a yoga class that started with a few minutes of meditation designed to help us "find our center."<p>I never found my (gosh darn) center.<p>Instead I …

Meditation

Florida Man Catches Florida Panther Chilling on His Front Porch

His son thought it was a "funny dog."<p>Florida is like the Australia of America, where everyone is constantly dehydrated and over-tanned and everything is trying to kill you. Except this panther, apparently, who was found just lounging on Florida man Phil Hendra's porch earlier this month.<p>Hendra said …

Cats from Tokyo {Japan}

A couple of weeks ago, a friend gave me an autographed copy of the book <b>NEKO LAND,</b> a stunning collection of cat photos taken by Alexandre Bonnefoy …

'Natural Born Pranksters' Movie Takes Pranks to the Next Level

Notorious YouTubers Roman Atwood, Dennis Roady and Vitaly have been partners in crime before YouTube careers were really a thing, setting up hidden cameras and pulling increasingly outrageous pranks on people -- chasing people while dressed like a zombie, pretending to publicly urinate in front of …

Fun (and Friendly) Ways to Prank Your Students

Every teacher knows that a few lighthearted laughs can go a long way in the classroom. Humor engages your students and helps them create a common …

Mad Scientists Created Synthetic Bacteria With Only 473 Genes

Behold syn3.0, a synthetic bacterial genome that’s smaller than anything found in nature. Biologists hope it will further our understanding of the …

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Australian wins global cosplay competition with necromancer outfit

Sam Mansfield, aka Major Sam, toiled away for four months on her costume, which features lit up cat skeletons and five layers of dyed silk organza<p>An Australian has been crowned champion of a global cosplay competition for her ornate interpretation of a gothic necromancer.<p>Sam Mansfield wore her …

Cosplay