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Aziz Ansari to star in Netflix comedy

Tom Haverford may have said that the four sweetest words in the English language are “You wore me down,” but “Aziz Ansari Netflix comedy” could be …

12 Mental Tricks to Beat Cravings and Lose Weight

Using pure willpower to overcome cravings doesn’t always work. (If it did, dieting would be easy and we’d all be at our own healthy, feel-great …

Nutrition

Instead Of A Plastic Toothbrush, Now You Can Brush Your Teeth With… A Twig?

An old tradition is being repackaged as a sleek new startup product. We might stick with our trusty Oral-B, thank you very much.<p>Before the modern toothbrush existed, people cleaned their teeth by chewing on twigs–and in some parts of the world, the practice is still common. Now, a startup is trying …

While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Sleep

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

What can children learn from crime classics like Peter Rabbit?

Photograph: BFI<p>A scene from the British version of Emil and the Detectives where a whole gang of children set about catching a thief after Emil has been robbed on a …

5 Ways to Get Your Toddler to Do Almost Anything

<b>1. Leverage the FOMO Phenomenon</b><p>The FOMO ("Fear of Missing Out") phenomenon isn't limited to single, trendy 20-somethings living in Manhattan. Shortly after my son started to understand language, I learned through sheer luck that toddlers actually experience FOMO too. Instead of sipping on seasonal …

Man uses his cat to map which neighbors have Wi-Fi networks he can easily hack

Sniffing out open or weakly protected networks with a little help from his pet<p>Security researcher Gene Bransfield has figured out a fun way to map the vunerable Wi-Fi networks in his neighborhood. As reported in <i>Wired</i>, he outfitted his cat Coco with a specially-made collar built from a Wi-Fi card, …

You Can Now Use Google Maps to Explore Mars and the Moon

To mark Curiosity's two-year anniversary on the Red Planet, Google Maps rolls out some extraterrestrial features.<p>Curiosity has now been roving Mars for two (Earth) years, and Google is celebrating with the release of new maps of the moon and Mars. To get there, head anywhere on Earth in Google …

10 Things Your Daughter Should Know by the Time She Is 10

<b>1. How adored she is.</b> No matter what you disagree on and even though sometimes you may yell, she should know she is the center of your universe -- always.<p><b>2. How to cook.</b> She should be able to prepare small snacks such as eggs, pasta, toast, sandwiches etc. My daughter loves to cook and letting them …

11 Ways to Decorate with Florals

Bring the garden inside.<p>Bring the garden inside. It's time to update your house with this decor trend. See iconic florals reimagined here.

The Right Flowers For Every Occasion (And Feeling)

The perfect blooms.<p>Our friends at The Salonniere recently shared the secret language of flowers, which got us thinking: Who wouldn't want to know the perfect bloom for every emotion and occasion? PLUS: Don't miss their history on the topic

25 Healthy Breakfast Bar + Muffin Recipes

Breakfast: It’s the most important meal of the day, but pounding donuts is hardly healthy (though it can be). And noshing on healthy foods can feel kind of boring. Eating your bowl of cereal on the reg gets stale and oatmeal‘s not exactly a riveting morning option. If you need some help getting on …

Breakfast

6 Ways You Should Be Using Essential Oils

There's a reason they're called 'essential' oils.<p>Essential oils have been creating serious buzz in the beauty community (they were actually the top search term on WholeFoodsMarket.com recently). But do you know how to make the oils—which aren't the same as fragrance oils, by the way—work for you? …

Is Almond Oil the New Coconut Oil?

A closer look at the latest miracle oil we're loving.<p>There is nothing coconut oil can't do. It's super-moisturizing and anti-inflammatory. It can prevent protein loss in the hair. It's antioxidant, meaning it scrounges up wrinkle-inducing free radicals. There is some research that suggests that …

Coconut

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The Majestic Beauty Of Wild Animals Captured By Marina Cano

Marina Cano is a talented and internationally-renowned nature photographer that takes stunning photographs of wild animals. Her adventures have taken …

Wildlife

Selena Gomez Proves She Can Sing! Watch The Unedited Clip

Image<p>Who says... <b>Selena Gomez</b> can't sing?<p>The 22-year-old actress and singer put the haters in their place in a 15-second, sepia-toned clip posted to her Instagram. In the clip the pop star showed off her vocal prowress (<i>sans</i> autotune!) as she performed a quick rendition of her hit "Who Says."<p>"A …

Celebrity Gossip

The Wii U name is still hurting Nintendo

Dan Adelman used to be the head of Nintendo's indie program, and has since taken to social media to discuss his new business working with indie developers while also giving some thoughts on his old employer.<p>One answer to a question about Wii U sales on Ask.FM stood out.<p>"Wii U is not selling as well …

Rare 'Geep' Pygmy Goat/Sheep Hybrid Born At Petting Zoo

Meet Butterfly. Butterfly is a geep, a rare pygmy goat/sheep hybrid. Why are they rare? Because goats and sheep don't normally bone. Butterfly was …

Which "Friends" Character Should Be Your Roommate?

"Wanted: female roommate, non-smoker, non-ugly."

Animal Kingdom Kleptos: 7 Species That Steal

Humanity, you’re not alone in harboring a criminal element. Some animals have developed kleptoparasitic tendencies, which means they’re willing to …

Lightning strike photo

Lightning caught in the act by BB pal Scott Matthews on Captiva Island, Florida, looking west over the Gulf of Mexico.<p>Scott says:<p>I've always wanted …

Olivia Wilde on Breastfeeding, Being a Working Mom

Actress Olivia Wilde’s cover shoot for the September issue of <i>Glamour</i> includes a photo of her breastfeeding her baby Otis, in a diner, in couture. …

Breast Feeding

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This Game Will Make You Feel Insane. Try It!

What’s the goal? Make your way through the maze. And try to keep your sanity.<p>Video games make us feel like gods, but we’re all just trained pets. A game will hand us a rocket launcher with unlimited ammo (I’m a god!). Then it will literally draw a trail leading us to our next target to shoot. And …

Denmark's cage-free zoo will put humans in captivity

He’s designed apartment blocks in the shape of mountains and a power station with a ski-slope on the roof. He’s made museums that erupt from the ground with cartoonish glee, and proposed a viewing tower like a gigantic spiralling lollipop. Now the Danish architectural wunderkind, Bjarke Ingels, has …