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Grand Canyon Stunts Over the Years

A pilot, a motorcyclist, a skateboarder, a jetman have all braved it.<p><b>On Sunday, Nik Wallenda is scheduled to walk across a tightrope stretched over the Grand Canyon, 1,500 feet above the ground without nets, harnesses, or tethers. The Discovery Channel will air his aerial stroll along a rope the</b> …

New Hot-Pink Slug Found in Australia

<b>He’s big. He’s slimy. And he’s … neon pink?! Meet Triboniophorus aff. graeffei, a new species of 8-inch-long (20-centimeter-long) slug that’s found only on one Australian mountain.</b><p>Scientists already knew that a bright-pink slug lived on Mount Kaputar (map), thinking it was a variety of the red …

Summer Slip 'N Slides for Kids (and Adults)

Our little guy is a year and a half now and one of his favorite activities is watering the lawn and our house plants. He’ll spend an hour or more …

Birdbox Studio’s viral animated short, Wildebeest

Billy Crystal and John Goodman Meet Their Monsters

• Director - Tim Wilkerson<br>• Writer - Owen Parsons<br>• Producer - David Kerns<br>• Editor - Michael Schaubach<br>• President of Original Content - Sam Reich<br>• Vice President …

John Goodman

Coloring Book T-Shirt

I surprised Emma with this coloring book t-shirt awhile back. It was a big hit and gave me a chance to get crafty, too!<p>At first I thought I would use … This sweet little bee is an adorable snack for kids. Go get all the details at Canadian Family!

Sesame Street: James Gandolfini Talks About Feeling Scared

How to Clean Fruits and Vegetables

<b>Easy</b>, <i>cheap</i> and chemical free.<p>Our local farmer’s market started a couple weeks ago. The girls and I love to go pick out a ton of fresh fruits and …

Entertainment, News, and Lifestyle for Moms

Eye to the Sky by Meomi, a music video for the season 2 “Space” episode of Yo Gabba Gabba

Eye to the Sky by Meomi, a music video for the season 2 “Space” episode of Yo Gabba Gabba.

Sesame Street: Tropical Five

Sesame Street: "Caribbean Amphibian" with Kermit

The male Central African hairy frog has the rare ability to extend bony claws from the toe pads on its hind feet. He tenses a muscle connected to the claw, and the sharp point breaks through the pad's bottom. The claws may be for defense or to help the frog keep its grip.

Five unforgettable rail journeys

From a luxury odyssey through the Australian outback to traversing the peaks of the Ecuadorian Andes, here are some of the best ways to get on board.<p>There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. From rail odysseys through the outback to day trips in Britain, here are five ways to get …

Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

Editor's Note: Please welcome Kevin Liu of Science Fare to SE: Drinks. We're pumped to have him here to share a bit of cocktail science.<p>The difference between a perfectly balanced cocktail and a so-so one often comes down to ice. How does ice affect temperature? Dilution? Since as much as half the …

What an Atomic Bomb Explosion Looks Like from Above and Below

On November 5, 1951, a 31 kiloton atomic bomb was dropped in the Nevada Test Site from a B-45 Tornado bomber. A camera in the air was documenting the …

Return of the Cicadas

Simple Springtime Dishes

Simple Springtime Dishes

Turn Up the Heat: 7 Fresh Ways to Grill This Summer

25 Manners Kids Should Know

Helping your child master these simple rules of etiquette will get him noticed -- for all the right reasons.<p>Your child's rude 'tude isn't always intentional. Sometimes kids just don't realize it's impolite to interrupt, pick their nose, or loudly observe that the lady walking in front of them has a …

Baked Avocado-Egg Bowl

Less than 30 minutes<p>2<p>7 Ingredients<p>1 avocado, halved and pitted<br>• 2 eggs<br>• Salt<br>• Pepper<br>• 2 ounces feta cheese<br>• Red pepper flakes<br>• 1 tablespoon chopped …

15 Pregnancy Power Foods

These healthy choices have the nutrients that you and your growing baby need.<p>1 of 18<p>7 Power Foods for a Healthy Pregnancy<p>1 of 18<p>2 of 18<p>Fortified Breakfast Cereal<p>2 of 18<p>You knew folate was important before conception and during your first few weeks of pregnancy, but your needs for the B vitamin stay …

'We Support Paula Deen' Facebook Page Up to 226K Likes

The fallout of <b>Paula Deen's</b> racist testimony and subsequent bizarre apology and firing from the Food Network continues: Paula Deen apologists (or "apaulagists") might not be swarming her restaurants, but the "We Support Paula Deen" Facebook page is now up to 226,000 likes (as of this writing). …

14 Moments That Make or Break a Relationship

Dr. Oz's Worry Cures

"What if I can't make my mortgage payment? Or if my health suddenly turns?" We all have nagging worries that keep us up at night. In fact, worrying …

A Few Good Bugs: The Surprising Health Benefits of Bacteria

One morning a few months ago, before the sun came up and my daughter started stirring in her crib, I locked myself in the bathroom with some latex …