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Where To Watch (Some Of) Robin Williams' Work Right Now

The accomplished and beloved actor died Monday, but his talent and movies will always live on in our hearts and on our screens. Here are (legal) places to view some of Williams' most memorable roles instantly.<p><i>Streaming and iTunes information current as of Aug. 12, 2014.</i>

Journey of Octopus Discovery Reveals Them to Be Playful, Curious, Smart

A conversation with the author of "Octopus! The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea"<p>The Greeks had myths about them. Koreans eat them alive. James Bond tangled with one. They have three hearts and skin that can change color 177 times an hour. They can open childproof jars and help find shipwrecks. …

We Are Water

• <b>Author:</b> Wally Lamb<p>We Are Water is a disquieting and ultimately uplifting novel about a marriage, a family, and human resilience in the face of tragedy, from Wally Lamb, the New York Times bestselling author of The Hour I First Believed and I Know This Much Is True.<p>After 27 years of marriage and …

Genocide in Rwanda was a fork in the road not just for Africa but the world

'Rwanda is our nightmare, South Africa is our dream," wrote the Nigerian author Wole Soyinka, reflecting on the events of April 1994 – the most momentous month in Africa's post-independence history. Even as South Africans formed endless human chains to vote for Nelson Mandela as their first black …

The Sixth Extinction

• <b>Author:</b> Elizabeth Kolbert<p><b>ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW'S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR</b><p><b>A major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes</b><br>Over the last half a billion …

Chocolate Chip Cookies and Cream Cookies

These easy Chocolate Chip Cookies and Cream Cookies are full of chocolate chips and Oreo cookies. They are the perfect after school snack, lunch box …

29 Surreal Places In America You Need To Visit Before You Die

If you live in the U.S., you don't need a passport to see what mother nature has to offer.

15 Secret Siri Commands You Need To Try

Siri, what does the fox say?

Watch A Massive Wave Crash Through A Restaurant In Southern California

No injuries have been reported from the wave that rudely interrupted many diners' breakfast. California has been having crazy weather lately, with storms causing 12-foot waves, flash floods, and mudslides.<p>"The dining room was filled with the sound of glass shattering and people screaming as a wave …

Watch A Girl Get Smacked In The Face By A Whale

Whale hello there!

Watch This Bird Fly Into A Pilot's Windshield And Totally Obliterate It

Then the bird got the hell out of there.

Definitive Proof That Cookie Salad Is The Only Salad

As a Minnesotan I feel it's my duty to share something incredible from my state with the rest of you: a salad based not on lettuce, but on cookies.<p>This is also going to be good information for you even if you DO somehow like normal salads.

14 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

Because 99% of the time, the books are better than the movies. Some of these film adaptations, though, look really promising.

The Light Between Oceans

• <b>Author:</b> M.L. Stedman<p>The years-long <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (<i>O, The Oprah Magazine</i>).<p>After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne …

How Wolves Change Rivers Is The Perfect Explanation Of Ecology

The world is a beautiful and complicated place.

A Sand County Almanac: With Other Essays on Conservation from Round River

• <b>Author:</b> Aldo Leopold<p>First published in 1949 and praised in The New York Times Book Review as "a trenchant book, full of vigor and bite," A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the land. …

Sir David Attenborough's Commentary Makes Curling The Most Majestic Sport Ever

His voice could make a wolverine purr.

How To Make Spaghetti With Peanut Sauce And Snap Peas

Further proof that peanut butter enhances absolutely everything. Check out more easy spaghetti dinners here.<p>Serves 4<p>Recipe by Christine Byrne<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 lb spaghetti<p>1 tablespoon neutral oil<p>1 lb snap peas<p>1/2 cup smooth peanut butter<p>2 tablespoons dark soy sauce<p>1/2 cup grated carrot<p>PREPARATION<p>Cook …

The Holocene

• <b>Author:</b> Neil Roberts<p><i>The Holocene</i> provides students, researchers and lay-readers with the remarkable story of how the natural world has been transformed since the end of the last Ice Age around 15,000 years ago. This period has witnessed a shift from environmental changes determined by natural …

13 Of The Most Amazing Bed-And-Breakfasts In The World

Can we stay here forever?

13 Literary Books That Young Adult Readers Will Love

What to read after you’ve finished Harry Potter and The Hunger Games.<p>Over the last decade, the young adult boom has overtaken the literary conversation. Sometimes it can seem like mega-series such as Harry Potter and The Hunger Games are the only things keeping the publishing industry afloat. …

Life Hacks Every Hippie Should Know

Toss that deodorant and never look back.<p>This is a personal, non-sponsored post by a member of BuzzFeed's ad content team.

37 Super Bowl Snacks Better Than Hot Wings

Eating wings until you feel satisfied is hard and annoying. You know it's true. Here's how to better feed your buffalo sauce addiction.

Buffalo Chicken Lettuce Wraps (Slow Cooker, Instant Pot)

5<p><i>5 / 5 (8 Reviews)</i><p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i> Leave a review »<p>0 Freestyle Points 147.5 calories<p><b>Total Time:</b><p>35 minutes<p>All the flavors you love from …

Layered Baked Buffalo Chicken Nachos.

<i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> January 30, 2011 145<p>If you follow our What We Ate page, then you know that last week Mr. How Sweet and I had buffalo chicken sandwiches …

CNN Reporter Gets Stoned On A "Rocky Mountain High" Tour In Colorado

CNN's Anderson Cooper teased colleague Randi Kaye for getting a contact high while reporting on “ganjapreneurs” in a pot smoke-filled limousine.

25 Documentaries That Will Make You Cry Uncontrollably

A good documentary will expand your mind and make you feel a variety of emotions — and very often, that means a lot of tears. WARNING: While the most graphic images have been blurred out, some of the following images are very upsetting.

Stress Management Techniques

It's often not until we feel overwhelmed by stress, especially if it seems insurmountable, that we find ourselves searching for stress management …

Mindfulness

How to Play Guitar

You can use a guitar to play anything from death metal to classical and everything in between. Learning to play guitar is more approachable than many …

An Overview of Low-Carb Snacks

When on a low-carb diet, it's good to leave a few grams of carbs out of your regular meal planning in case you get hungry in between meals. This is …