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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda belt show tunes on the subway while New Yorkers ignore him

Some people sing in the shower. Lin-Manuel Miranda sings on the subway. The writer, lyricist, and performer has taken to posting videos of himself singing show tunes on the New York City subway—while fellow riders pay absolutely zero attention to the Tony, Pulitzer, and Grammy award-winner.<p>The …

theatre

Online Protests Erupt In Iran After Arrest Of Teenager For Social Media Posts

Iranians are protesting and mocking clerical rulers on social media after the arrest of a teenage girl for posting videos of herself dancing on Instagram. Maedeh Hojabri currently has more than 11,000 followers and had uploaded dozens clips in which she is dancing to Western and Iranian …

Social Media

The Truth About 'Video Game Addiction'

When one of <i>World of Warcraft</i>’s top ten guilds recruited Cam as their chief hunter, his suicidal thoughts surged. To earn the enviable invitation, Cam …

Mental Health

Ellen DeGeneres Tells Jerry Seinfeld She’s ‘Overwhelmed with Dread’ About State of the World

The comedian and talk show host opens up about her hopes and fears in a revealing new episode of ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.’<p>Ellen DeGeneres …

Comedy

How To Find The Summer Constellations (360° Video)

View on a Chrome browser or in the YouTube app to see 360 on mobile.<p>Once, the sky was full of stories. Ancient cultures filled the heavens with heroes and monsters, and spent nights telling epics and memorizing patterns in the stars.<p>These days, the stars are a little less familiar. Our skies are …

Astronomy

Kim Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian's Trainer Reveals Their Exact Workout Routine

| Wed., Jun. 13, 2018 5:33 PM<p>A post shared by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on Jun 1, 2018 at 10:16am PDT<p><b>Kim Kardashian</b> and <b>Kourtney …

Exercise

The June solstice is almost here — here's how it works and why it starts both summer and winter

Google Earth Pro<p><b>The June solstice</b> <b>of 2018 happens Thursday, June 21, marking the first day of summer for the northern hemisphere.</b>• <b><br>Earth's tilted axis</b> …

A Former Nanny Shares the One Quality That Makes Kids Happy, Successful Adults

Confidence: The "belief in oneself and one's powers or abilities; self-confidence; self-reliance; assurance: <i>His lack of confidence defeated him</i>."<p>As I …

Westworld Was Hiding One of Its Biggest Secrets in Plain Sight

This week’s episode settled one of the season’s biggest questions.<p>This post contains frank discussion of a few major plot points from <i>Westworld</i> Season 2, Episode 7, “Les Écorchés”—including the long-awaited location of the mysterious Valley Beyond. This is also where you can find a link to the …

TV Series

What the Foreskin of Jesus Can Teach Us All

Henry V — yes, that Henry V, the king of England who conquered much of France and inspired some of Shakespeare’s finest battle speeches — heard a …

An Intense Animation That Imagines What Might Have Happened During the Last 48 Hours of Pompeii

In 2009, the Australian digital animation studio Zero One created “A Day in Pompeii“, an incredibly intense visualization that recreated what may …

5 Foods That Might Be Giving You a Headache (and What to Eat Instead)

We can say from firsthand experience that nothing can quite compare to the throbbing pain of a migraine. With that in mind, we want to keep this …

If Cancer Can't Survive In An Alkaline Environment, Why Don't We Use That As A Treatment?

<i>If no disease, including cancer, can survive in an alkaline environment, then why aren’t doctors using this method to heal their patients? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mike</b> …

Breast Cancer

Emilia Clarke Introduced Herself To Prince William In A Pretty Embarrassing Way

Oops!<p>Meeting real-life royalty is daunting even for the “Mother of Dragons” herself, Daenerys Targaryen.<p>“Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke has revealed how she came face to face with Prince William at a Kensington Palace shindig, and completely fluffed her lines.<p>On Tuesday’s broadcast of “Late …

3 Signs Your S.O. May Be Complacent in Your Relationship (and How to Fix It)

Complacency is rarely listed as a top cause of divorce or separation. At first glance, the word doesn't seem as threatening as other more dire terms …

The Best 20-Minute Workout Videos

<b>We’ve carefully selected these videos because they’re actively working to educate, inspire, and empower their viewers with personal stories and</b> …

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

Deadpool Takes Over Colbert's Monologue to Make Trump Jokes: 'We All Know Trump Prefers His Leaks in Russian Hotel Rooms' (Video)

“You get it, Stephen? Because the president watched two Russian prostitutes urinate on a hotel mattress,” Deadpool joked on Tuesday’s “Late Show”<p>On …

Baby Talk: Decoding The Secret Language Of Babies

Bababababa, dadadadada, ahgagaga. Got that?<p>Babies are speaking to us all the time, but most of us have no clue what they're saying. To us non-babies, it all sounds like charming, mysterious, gobbleydegook. To researchers, though, babbling is knowable, predictable, and best of all, teachable. This …

Parenting

The surprising reason your kid is acting defiant and difficult

My son was 6-years-old.<p>He was reading chapter books and could string together a story about the Pokemon sitting on his shoulder who didn’t need a seatbelt because he could just fly into the air if we got into a collision—yes, he could use words like collision accurately—and he loved to learn and …

Parenting

Secrets Of A Maya Supermom: What Parenting Books Don't Tell You

There's no other way to put it: Maria de los Angeles Tun Burgos is a supermom.<p>She's raising five children, does housework and chores — we're talking about fresh tortillas every day made from stone-ground corn — and she helps with the family's business in their small village about 2 1/2 hours west …

Parenting

How a farm girl became the ‘butcher’ of lonely men

In 1906, 49-year-old Andrew Helgelien answered a personal ad in a Norwegian-language newspaper called the Minneapolis Tidende. The ad was placed by …

This is why successful people are unhappy in middle age — and what to do about it

Writing a book about age and happiness brought many surprises, but none surpasses this: High-achieving professionals seem especially vulnerable to …

Happiness

Westworld: Here Are All the Timelines, Untangled Just For You

It wasn't enough for <i>Westworld</i> to tie your brain in knots with existential questions of what it means to be human and repeated changes in character as …

Brad Bird Has An Excellent Reason Why The Parr Kids Haven’t Aged Up In ‘Incredibles 2’

It’s been 14 years since we last hung out with the Parr Family and frankly it doesn’t seem like those kids have aged too much in that time. <i>Incredibles</i> mastermind Brad Bird has a reason for that and it’s an excellent one.<p>Chatting with Entertainment Weekly, Bird addressed why Incredibles 2 is …

Six Tips to Save Big on a Trip to Tokyo

Tokyo isn’t typically a destination for budget travelers, according to Jonathan Alder, a travel agent and Tokyo expert. “Hotels, dining out and transportation are all quite expensive in the city, but you don’t need to have deep pockets to have an upscale trip,” he said. Here are some of his best …

Japan

Steven Spielberg felt ‘resentment and anger’ making Schindler’s List, Jurassic Park simultaneously

Steven Spielberg pulled off one of the greatest cinematic achievements in history upon releasing both the global blockbuster hit <i>Jurassic Park</i> and his …

Astonishingly detailed map of the Milky Way will blow your mind

We now have the most detailed catalogue of stars in our Milky Way galaxy yet.<p>The new map — created using data collected by the Gaia satellite — shows …

Science Focus Podcast: What it’s really like to die

Palliative medicine expert Dr Kathryn Mannix on the myths and taboos of death<p>This week, we tackle one of the last taboos. Death is the only certainty …

Net neutrality is all but dead. Here's what happens now.

Everyone take a moment of silence please — the free and open internet is all but dead.<p>In December 2017 the FCC, under chairman Ajit Pai, voted to …