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The Animals of Chernobyl

In 1986, the Chernobyl nuclear disaster devastated a region of what is now Ukraine. Around the nuclear plant, a ~1,000-square-mile "Exclusion Zone" …

Seven Facts About the 1985 Cult Classic Film ‘The Goonies’ That You May Not Have Known

CineFix has created a new video that highlights seven facts about the 1985 cult classic film <i>The Goonies</i> that you may not have known.<p>submitted via …

Hear Doggy, Ultrasonic Squeak Toys That Only Dogs Can Hear

To eliminate the racket caused by squeaky dog toys, Hear Doggy toys squeak in the ultrasonic range so only dogs can hear them.<p>photo via Hear Doggy

‘Kiss the Water’, A Documentary Film About Celebrated Fishing Fly Maker Megan Boyd

<i>Kiss the Water</i> is a new documentary examining the life of Megan Boyd, a Scottish fishing fly crafter whose celebrated work earned her the British …

The Expectations Versus the Reality of What Life is Like in New York City

BuzzFeedYellow breaks down the expectations versus the reality of what life in New York City is like in this amusing video. For example, people often …

3 Awesome Translations From This Sign Language Rap Battle

Holly Maniatty, Joann Benfield, Amber Galloway Gallego are American Sign Language interpreters who have worked concerts for some of the biggest names …

Language

25 Ways to Keep Sex Hot When You Have Kids

Because sometimes you need a play date, too.<p>Is it possible to keep your sex life steamy as a parent? Absolutely! But when I first started asking around, some of my friends and acquaintances weren’t so convinced. Clearly, many of us with kids are noticing a struggle between our parenting lives and …

8 Simple Ways Happy Couples Stay Happy

Love is obviously a hot and tricky topic, and while we can all agree good love takes time and effort, love seems to fall apart quickly when the ball is dropped and laziness creeps in.<p>Here are eight things happy couples do to keep that from happening:<p><b>1. They deal with past pain.</b><p>This one is a biggie. …

18 Food Replacement Hacks that Make Healthy Eating Easy

I'll admit it. I think it's difficult to eat healthy all of the time.I do pretty well most of the time, but the best technique by far that I've used …

Healthy Eating

An Hour With Adam Savage

Adam Savage, cohost of <i>MythBusters</i>, gave the keynote address at this year's SXSW Interactive Conference. His topic was "Art and Science," and the …

SXSW Interactive

The Secret to a Long and Happy Marriage

Researchers interviewed 732 married couples between the ages of 57 and 85 and found that those who reported having little to no sex reported lower levels of marriage satisfaction. The more often couples reported getting busy, the happier and more positive they said they felt about their marriages. …

Gamebuino Arduino Handheld Games Console (video)

Over on the Indiegogo crowd funding website a new Arduino handheld games console has been launched this week in the form of the Gamebuino.<p>The …

Arduino

BomBoard modular PWC comes apart and goes in your trunk

The BomBoard consists of four modules, the heaviest of which weighs 80 lb (36 kg). This means that when disassembled, it can be stored in relatively …

Small Spaces

How To Keep That Honeymoon Phase Going Forever And Ever

It's pretty common knowledge that the honeymoon phase doesn't last forever. At some point, the butterflies disappear, the passion starts to dwindle and cute sweet-nothings sound, well, less cute.<p>But thanks to the people at SoulPancake, it doesn't have to be this way. In their new video, "The …

The Ultimate HIIT Workout

High-intensity interval training is the No.1 fitness trend in the world, according to the American College of Sports Medicine’s Worldwide Survey of …

Workouts

Shooting a Magnetic Cannonball Through Electromagnetic Induced Force Fields in Copper

An incredibly rare yellow cardinal made a surprise appearance in the southern Birmingham suburb of Alabaster, Alabama. This bird is just like other …

That Moment When The Most Hated Player In College Basketball Knew His NCAA Career Was Over

Aaron Craft inspires emotion, so much emotion. Yet, the polarizing Ohio State point guard seemed almost serene as his college career ended in disappointment. In the first game of the first full day of the 2014 NCAA Tournament, No. 6 Ohio State was edged by No. 11 Dayton in a matchup of intra-state …

How to Up Your Chance of Having an Orgasm Mid-Hookup

How to Increase Your Odds of Having an Orgasm During Sex<p>This one little trick could raise your chance of climaxing by 18 percent—seriously.<p>Shutterstock<p>Want to boost your chances of having a mind-blowing orgasm? (That was a rhetorical question, obviously.) Science might be able to help. Previous …

How to Make Healthy and Scrumptious Homemade Pizza

Brian Kennedy<p>3 Tbsp ground flaxseeds<br>1 can chickpeas (15 oz), drained and rinsed<br>1 1/2 cups chickpea flour<br>2 tsp garlic powder, divided<br>1/2 tsp salt<br>2 tsp olive oil<br>1/4 cup tahini<br>2 Tbsp lemon juice<br>1/2 cup curly kale, finely chopped<br>1 cup sliced grape tomatoes<br>1/2 red onion, sliced<br>1/2 cup feta cheese<p>Preheat …

Maiah the Wolf Surprisingly Loves A Belly Rub

<i>Who knew a wolf would like belly rubs so much!</i><p>Photographer Shelby Bower was outside at a wolf education facility in Cocolalla, Idaho when she noticed …

9 Bracket Tips That Can Help You Win Your NCAA Tournament Office Pool

The key to winning your 2014 NCAA Tournament office pool might be the bracket itself.<p>Rather than focusing on the 68 teams competing in 67 games over nearly three weeks from coast to coast, take a step back and look at the actual bracket. Since the field of teams expanded to 64 for the 1985 NCAA …

The Hole in Justin Bieber's Soul

Recently, I saw the cover of the most recent <i>Rolling Stone</i> magazine, which featured a tattooed and shirtless Justin Bieber with the caption, "Bad Boy -- Why Justin Bieber Just Won't Behave." Intrigued, I flipped to the cover story to discover a series of disturbing pictures of Bieber and the below …

Parenting

We Shouldn't Arrest One More Person for Having Marijuana

I had a homie who was arrested for having an ounce of weed that was just for his personal use. He had full custody of his four children and still did eight long months. My friend hasn't been the same since, to be quite honest, and I just can't get over the fact that before he went into the system, …

How to Have the Best Orgasm EVER

Interestingly, when participants marked high arousal in the almost-there stage right before orgasm, they also had the most intense and satisfying orgasms when they finally climaxed. The researchers suggest that the orgasms may have been amped up by the act of pausing when they were super close. So, …

Here's The One Question Bill O'Reilly Is Dying To Ask Beyonce

Bill O'Reilly can't seem to stop talking about Beyonce as a threat to society, and now he wants to talk to her face-to-face on his show.<p>The Fox News host has taken issue with Beyonce as of late for her recent videos that he said are "raunchy" and send the wrong message to young girls. O'Reilly then …

Gerber Gdc Money Clip

Gerber have presented a new product for edc fans. The sleek GDC Money Clip is a great solution for slimming down the contents of your pockets, not …

FixMeStick For Mac Keeps Your System Free From Malware (video)

Viruses and malware on a Mac system are still very rare when compared to PC infections, however it is on the increase and sometimes Mac owners might …

Night Golf Package

This Night Golf Package from Premier Glow includes everything you need for a few delightful hours teeing off on the green at night. The package …

Golf

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