Gabrielle Neiman

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Little Freak, A Touching Animation About a Deformed Boy’s Birthday Wish

<i>Little Freak</i> is a touching animation created by Edwin Schaap about a deformed boy’s birthday wish. According to the creator, the short is a “metaphor …

Animation

Animated history of the English language

If you've got 10 minutes, you can learn the history of English — including some interesting background on where specific words and phrases came from. …

Here's what Pangea looks like mapped with modern political borders

Pretty wild, right? It's a map of Pangea — a supercontinent that formed roughly 300 million years ago — mapped with contemporary geopolitical borders.<p>…

Geography

Mouldering city built of bread is a metaphor for Earth without humans

Swedish artist Johanna Mårtensson created this installation depicting a cityscape made of bread in 2009, and photographed it as it decayed, creating …

12 Scientific Ways Reading Can Actually Improve Your Life

It prevents Alzheimer's! Also, it makes you sexier.

21 Heartwarming And Beautiful Facts About Mr. Rogers That Will Brighten Even The Crummiest Day

It might be a beautiful day in the neighborhood, but you're probably going to need some Kleenex for this post.

The complete history of the world — up to 1930 — in one glorious chart

Back in 1931, John B. Sparks put together this "Histomap" — an ambitious effort to chronicle all of the world's history in a single five-foot long …

Girl's Life v Boy's Life: "Do you Know When to Shut Up" vs "Jokes to impress"

Whtbout2ndbrkfst's comparison of the covers of Girl's Life and Boy's Life magazines is awfully trenchant and sad. It'd be interesting to do this as a …

What Would Happen If You Drank Water From The Gowanus Canal?

The story of how one of the most polluted waterways in America came to be located in one of the country's most expensive neighborhoods. Also: dysentery, cancer, and arsenic poisoning.<p>"So, right off the bat, you'd have a massive problem with dysentery," Ludgen Balan, founder of the Urban Divers …

The Week in Review: Typhoon Haiyan Takes Its Toll

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p>Nearly a week after Typhoon Haiyan swept through the Philippines, the local government is still struggling to …

Churchill polar bear cam shares 'amazing' live footage

A wolverine attacking a polar bear is a rare sight, so it's an encounter that Krista Wright recalls vividly.<p>For the past three years, the non-profit …

Wildlife