Erin Fitch

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Terminally Ill Woman Receives Last Wish to Visit a Museum

Viewing artwork can be a comforting, moving experience, and one you might not easily forget – even on your last days. This past Tuesday, a terminally ill woman was taken by ambulance to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam so that she could visit the arts and history museum one more time. She's seen taking …

Museums

How the Coke Bottle Got Into Shape

Sleek, ridged and much imitated in the drink’s beginning, the Coke bottle became a patented classic in 1915. What makes it so distinctive, and …

10 Reasons Babies Are Tiny Superhumans

<i>by Rachel LaChapelle</i><p>Contrary to popular opinion, infants can do a lot more than eat, sleep, and poop. Here are ten scientifically proven baby …

The "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" Opening Credits Could Not Be More Perfect

"Females are strong as hell."

In 125 years, millions of people have looked at this painting. No one really saw it until recently.

I'm not easily impressed, OK?<p>I know Van Gogh was a genius. If the point of this were "Van Gogh was a mad genius," I would not be sharing this with …

Hubble Space Telescope

US tourists caught carving names into Rome’s Colosseum

Two California women break away from tour group to scratch their initials into ancient amphitheatre, where defacing walls is strictly forbidden<p>Tourists are once again getting into trouble in Italy, with two American women caught carving their names into Rome’s Colosseum.<p>The Californians, aged 21 …

Rome

The Indian women who keep silent about sexual violence

<b>Murshidabad in rural West Bengal is in many ways a typical rural Indian district: a dusty, remote place dotted with villages that have little access to healthcare or infrastructure.</b><p>Writer Sudhiti Naskar ensconced herself in this community to find out more about the daily lives of women and she …

Women's News (India)

Daylight Savings Time: 7 Surprising Things You May Not Know

Our annual clock fiddling leads to fewer robberies and more unhappy farmers, for starters.<p>For most of the United States, this weekend sees the return of clock confusion—and heated debate.<p>Many Americans will spring forward an hour to mark the beginning of daylight savings time (DST)—also known as …