Alyssa Milano on Flipboard
@AlyssaMilano | 15 Magazines | 885 Articles | 7,065 Followers | Actress|Producer|Philanthropist
When you’ve been working since you were 8, as Alyssa Milano has, it takes a special kind of role to get you really excited. Using your birthday to …
Baseball is unique in the sports world. Unlike other team sports, which often constitute a battle over territory relying on brute force, baseball is …
The decade beginning with the late 1930s is known as the Golden Age of comic books. Many of the superheroes from today’s blockbuster franchises, …Comics
Created by: Alyssa Milano
Writers: Jackson Lanzing & Collin Kelly
Artist: Marcus To
Publisher: Archaia Black Label
Previously: HACKTIVIST #1
As we left …
By Aatif Zubair, Delhi Technological University, India
What goes into creating dreams is a subject of great interest to almost everyone—including …
Alyssa Milano wins NASCAR fantasy celebrity league
November 17, 2014, Staff report, NASCAR.com
See how celebrity NASCAR fans stacked up in their …
One-woman band Kawehi covers Nirvana’s Heart-Shaped Box in this beautifully shot video. All while sitting at a dinner table and enjoying a nice glass …
Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass often makes its way into the hands of oversized American characters of, shall we say, uncertain repute. We learned, for …
Singer, songwriter, and producer Pharrell Williams has a hit new album out and collaborated on last summer’s two hottest songs (“Get Lucky” and “Blurred Lines.”) And now he can add sustainable fashion to his list of accomplishments.
Williams answered questions from Ocean Views (below) on his latest …Oceans
Somewhere in either Chicago, Baltimore or Washington, someone plunked down $3,995 to buy the Motorola DynaTAC 8000X, the first handheld cellphone, on March 13, 1984 — 30 years ago today.
We don't know who that first cellphone buyer was. At the time, the occasion didn't register as historically …Wireless
Nope, it’s not just you. Google did indeed undergo a minor redesign today, increasing the size of result titles, adding more white space around results and — most dramatically! — removing underlines from links.
Something as small like a pixel-wide blue line may not seem like a profound change, in …Google
February 10, 2014
Graco Children's Products, Inc.
There has been difficulty in unlatching the harness buckle. In some cases, the buckle becomes stuck in a latched condition so that it cannot be opened by depressing the buckle's release button. It may be …Product Recalls
We know what you’re thinking. “Yeah, yeah… Heard them a million times before! What’s new?”
Well, we’re not talking about taking that magic shot pill …
Big data has been able to predict a lot of useful things over the last few years. Massive quantities of GPS data has given us a handle on what cities have the worst traffic. Millions of online dating profiles give us insight into the attributes most desired in a partner. Now, social network Twitter …Twitter
Science artist Martin Krzywinski has turned the infinite randomness pi—and other mathematical constants—into a thing of visual beauty. Krzywinski, building on images created by Cristian Ilies Vasile, has compiled a series of eye-catching circular diagrams based on relationships between …Mathematics
With life's spectacular diversity, it's easy to look at some of its more baroque features and wonder "how could that have possibly evolved?" When …Fireflies
KAB ELIAS, Lebanon (AP) — Trapped in her northern Syrian village by fighting, Mervat watched her newborn baby progressively shrink. Her daughter's dark eyes seemed to grow bigger as her face grew more skeletal. Finally, Mervat escaped to neighboring Lebanon, and a nurse told her the girl was …Malnutrition
As the search for MH370 reaches a second week, Malcolm Moore runs through the five most plausible explanations for its strange disappearance:
Tragically, the most likely explanation for the missing airline remains that the Boeing 777 suffered a catastrophic mechanical failure. …Flying
At a press conference today in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak confirmed what many, including Slate, had already inferred about the …
When you've been working since you were 8, as Alyssa Milano has, it takes a special kind of role to get you really excited. Using your birthday to raise money for clean water in Ethiopia, for instance. Or hunkering down with the beleaguered in Kosovo and Angola, as a UNICEF goodwill ambassador. Or …
SOCHI, Russia — A dog shelter backed by a Russian billionaire is engaged in a frantic last-ditch effort to save hundreds of strays facing a death sentence before the Winter Olympics begin here.
Already, hundreds of animals have been killed, with the local authorities apparently wanting the stray …
The early bird gets the Pulitzer … sort of.
“In both writing and sleeping,” Stephen King observed in his excellent meditation on the art of “creative sleep” and wakeful dreaming, “we learn to be physically still at the same time we are encouraging our minds to unlock from the humdrum rational …