Chelsea Jo Hollen

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The Case for Putting My Wife Before My Children

It’s usually 8:30 PM when I give the first warning shot to my two teenage daughters.<p>At 9 PM, I say, “It’s time for you two to head upstairs.” I …

Parenting

Bill Nye Saves the World is coming to Netflix

The new talk show will premiere in spring of 2017<p>Bill Nye, known as the Science Guy to practically every 20-something in America, is headed back to TV with a new talk show set to premiere on Netflix next spring. Called <i>Bill Nye Saves the World</i>, the show will revolve around different science topics, …

AnimeLab, Madman's Netflix of Japanese animation, is free and growing

The uptake is helped by the fact that AnimeLab allows unlimited streaming of its catalogue for free, on its website or via mobile and TV apps. …

10 of History's Craziest Cat People

Many illustrious historical personages had a beloved cat or two, but some of them were full-on crazy cat people, filling their homes with felines and …

11 Things You Might Not Know About Charles Lindbergh

Long before Lorde, Adele, or even Cher, one name was all a person needed. In Britain before the Norman Conquest of 1066, people went by single names. …

Literature

The 17 best romance anime series you can watch online

If you ever watch anime online, you know that Japan adores romance (unless you watched <i>Legend of the Overfiend</i>, which is clearly not romance). While …

7 Obsessions That Influenced H. P. Lovecraft’s Work

Nearly 80 years after H. P. Lovecraft’s death, his influence over popular culture shows no signs of waning. In his own day, Lovecraft's influences …

21 Mac 'N' Cheeses That Are Better Than A Boyfriend

True love makes you feel all gooey inside.

E3 2014: Nintendo Producer on Link's Identity and Zelda as a Hero

Zelda's Aonuma gives us a bit more context, but not a lot of answers.<p>We asked Nintendo Producer Eiji Aonuma to provide some additional context …

Kirby and the Rainbow Curse off-screen gameplay and preview, E3 2014

We never thought we'd play another game like <i>Kirby: Canvas Curse</i>, but we're more than happy to be proven wrong by the announcement of <i>Kirby and the Rainbow Curse</i> for Wii U. It maintains the original's unique line-drawing, puzzle-solving structure, but with an entirely new claymation aesthetic that is …

Aonuma Says Zelda Wii U Will Be Playable At Next Year’s E3 Event

Eiji Aonuma has told Nintendo fans on Miiverse that The Legend of Zelda Wii U will be playable at next year’s E3 event. The information shouldn’t …

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker takes the core idea and runs with it

<i>Super Mario 3D World</i> was fantastic, and one of the reasons was its incredible variety throughout. Captain Toad made his first playable appearance …

Retrogaming

Small Animals See The World In Slow Motion

This is why it's so hard to catch a fly bare-handed.<p>Ever wonder how a fly or a chipmunk can evade your clumsy human grasp so easily? A new study published in Animal Behavior finds that, generally, the smaller the animal, the more information it can see in a small amount of time. That means certain …

Your Dog Might Have Some Of Its Older Sibling's Cells

A condition known as microchimerism, when an individual ends up with traces of someone else's genetic material, can happen in dogs as well as humans.<p>Here's a mystery: A golden retriever gives birth to a litter of puppies. It's not her first birth, and something's weird about these adorable little …

Siblings

New ligament discovered in the human knee

Two knee surgeons at University Hospitals Leuven have discovered a previously undescribed ligament in the human knee. The ligament appears to play an …

Repairs

Childhood Maltreatment Can Leave Scars In The Brain

Maltreatment during childhood can lead to long-term changes in brain circuits that process fear, researchers say. This could help explain why children who suffer abuse are much more likely than others to develop problems like anxiety and depression later on.<p>Brain scans of teenagers revealed weaker …

What Do Cats Think About Us? You May Be Surprised

Unlike dogs, our feline friends treat us like other cats, author says.<p>Since cats first got their adorable claws into us about 9,500 years ago, humans have had a love affair with felines.<p>Today more than 80 million cats reside in U.S. homes, with an estimated three cats for every dog on the planet. …

Screws Made From Silk Could Be Used In Surgical Implants

Home-spun medicine<p>We've mentioned this before, but one of the coolest candidates for Material of the Future is silk. It's insanely tough, and in the human body, doesn't put the same strain on tissue that metal does. It can also harmlessly degrade in the body over time, which it makes it handy for …

Medical Technology

This Pacemaker Membrane Can Keep A Heart Beating Perfectly

The pacemaker of the future looks crazy<p>You're looking at what might be the pacemaker of a decade from now: a custom-made membrane, developed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Washington University in St. Louis, that slides over a heart and keeps it regulated by a …

Washington University in St. Louis

5,000-year-old cat fossils discovered in China help explain domestication

Though the modern human–cat relationship is well documented on YouTube, researchers are still puzzling over how our initial domestication of cats developed. But now a new discovery in China is helping to shed some light on it: in a paper published today, researchers describe finding multiple cats' …

Scientists Baffled by Mysterious Force Tossing Stars Out of Our Galaxy

Something is hitting stars in our Milky Way galaxy with such force that they are reaching the million-plus mile-per-hour velocity needed to break …

Colossal 'Hole' in Space Could Be Link to Universe Beyond Our Own

Leave this world, travel 6 billion–10 billion light years toward the Eridanus constellation, and you’ll run into a giant cosmic wall of nothingness.<p>A …

World's oldest-known living cancer '11,000 years old'

<b>The world's oldest-known living cancer dates back 11,000 years, according to UK scientists.</b><p>It arose in a single dog and has survived in canines ever since, with the cancer cells passing between animals when they mate.<p>A team led by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute near Cambridge decoded the DNA …

Cancer

11 Colorful Phrases From Ancient Roman Graffiti

When the cities of Pompeii and Herculaneum were suddenly consumed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 C.E., many of their buildings were so …

Ancient Rome

10 Historical Titans With Surprising Tattoos

Regretting that Taz-too on your ankle? Don’t! You’re walking in the footsteps of greatness.<p><b>1. THOMAS EDISON</b><p>Tattoos would never have taken off if …