Yanira Pichardo

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15 Secrets From a Witch Who Works at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Spoiler: it gets pretty smelly in the locker rooms, but it's still as magical as you'd expect. A 19-year-old employee who works as a witch at the Universal Orlando park revealed tips and secrets in a Reddit AMA that …

The best Google Assistant commands: What is Google Assistant and what devices can I get it on?

We've rounded up the best Google Assistant commands, allowing you to make the most of your Google Assistant app and devices<p>Like Apple’s Siri, …

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Pirates Are to Blame For Why The US Doesn't Use The Metric System

Wait, WHAT?<p>The proposal, conceived by a bunch of pointy-headed Parisian philosophers, sounded brilliant: A universal system of measurement, derived …

Travel experts say Trump’s policy reversal will ‘devastate’ Cuba

President Donald Trump announced Friday he would reverse the policy changes made by the Obama administration to improve relations with Cuba, a move …

An Oxford University professor explains how maths could prove that time doesn’t exist

Marcus du Sautoy, mathematician and author of The Great Unknown, explained how mathematics could prove that time doesn't exist.<p>He told Business Insider: "If you take the laws of physics, it is actually possible to write all of these laws to take time out of the equation.<p>"So maybe time is just a …

What should you read this summer? A mega reading list

<i>Illustrations by Maya Sariahmed/TED</i><p>40+ TED speakers recommend the books you need to read right now.<p>OK, so it’s not summer everywhere right now. But …

The coolest thing to do for $20 in every state in the US

A few years ago, $20 seemed like a lot of money. However, these days, $20 can feel like nothing at all. You might spend $20 on your monthly gym membership or a movie ticket, sans popcorn.<p>Luckily, there are still some things to do in the U.S. for $20 or less; you just need to know where to go. Here …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your …