Sara Everson

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Facebook Privacy Tips

The good news: Birnholtz’s study also found that people who were more familiar with Facebook’s features, like how to manipulate privacy settings, weren’t as shaken by unseemly photos of themselves. Here are four Facebook tips to protect your privacy—and dignity.<p><b>1. Approve photos and posts you’re</b> …

Filmmaker Was Given $25,000 To Make A Promo Video For ‘Walter Mitty’ But He Used It To Help Typhoon Victims Instead

Indie Filmmaker Casey Neistat was offered $25,000 of Twentieth Century Fox's advertising budget money to create a promotional video with the theme "live your dreams" for the upcoming Ben Stiller movie, "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty."<p>Neistat accepted the challenge, but there was a catch -- he …


SHERLOCK Season 3 Prequel Episode - Many Happy Returns

Tom Hiddleston and Benedict Cumberbatch Dance-Off Video

I live in a van down by Duke University

How do I afford grad school without going into debt? A ’94 Econoline, bulk food and creative civil disobedience<p>I was lying on the floor of my van where the middle pilot chairs used to be, trying to hide from view. This is it, I thought. <i>They know.</i> I'm going to get kicked out of Duke.<br>Moments before, …

Healthful Habits Can Help Induce Sleep Without The Pills

About one-third of American adults say they have problems falling asleep. And prescriptions for sleeping medications are on the rise, with about 4 percent of people using the drugs, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>But sleep specialists say people should exercise caution …

Adventurer Nouveau Pint Glasses

Tumblers of Liquid Containment<p>4 drinking glasses sure to inspire adventure<br>• Set includes Rogue, Wizard, Paladin, and Ranger<br>• A ThinkGeek …

A Tangled Tale, A Beautiful Sand Animation About Two Fish

Montana-based animator and photographer Corrie Francis Parks has created <i>A Tangled Tale</i>, a beautiful animated short film made with sand. It’s about …

Incredible Thread and Wire Sculptures by Yong Won Song

Korean artist Yong Won Song creates life-size thread and wire sculptures that look like scribbled drawings come to life. Somewhere between a dream and a nightmare, fantasy and reality, the artist's pieces explore the unconscious mind. Taking the perspective of a writer merging real-life experiences …


Colorado school board member recommends “castration” for transgender kids

“There would have to be castration” in order to pass a transgender students’ rights law, the board member said<p>A Colorado school board member for the Delta County school district argued during an October meeting that transgender students shouldn't be able to use the bathroom that corresponds to …

Associated Press News

Stan Lee & Spider-Man Producer Teaming On Secret Movie Project

See What Happens When A Shiba Is Introduced To A Cat

Results: heartbreaking.

18 Reasons Cats Think Humans Are Terrible At Being Cats

They just want to help us out. Inspired by this scientific cat discovery.

This Kitten Vine Will Melt Even The Coldest Of Hearts

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37 Pictures That Prove Cats Have Hearts Of Gold

This post will make you want to go hug your kitty.

A Day In The Life Of A Sugar Glider


15 Dogs Who Don't Give A Damn About Your Rules

Hey, whatever works for you, pal.<p>*It's important to note, if your dog is doing this an excessive amount, please get his bum checked out.

Easy Homemade Lunch

<b>Combine Textures and Flavors</b><br>The most satisfying salads contain a filling protein, something salty, something crunchy, something sweet, and something tangy (P.S. You're totally allowed to have one ingredient check off multiple categories). When we were at the event, we combined edamamae (a protein) …

Joining A Running Group Helped Andrew Phillips Lose 144 Pounds

<i>Got a success story of your own? Send it to us at and you could be featured in our I Lost Weight series!</i><p><b>Name:</b> Andrew Phillips<p><b>Age:</b> 29<p><b>Height:</b> 6'4"<p><b>Before Weight:</b> 344 pounds. It could have been higher, but my scale wouldn't go any higher and I never went elsewhere to …

Cholesterol Myths and the New Math

In this culture of the quantified self one is awash with an endless stream of numbers: blood pressure, daily steps taken, pulse, hours slept, calories consumed, body mass index, percent body fat, blood sugar... We have endowed these figures and their white-coated accountants with the power of an …

Interview: Beth Evans, Cartoonist

<b>Beth Evans</b> is a cartoonist in Chicago. I discovered her work a couple months ago and have been following it ever since. She draws piercingly …

A Modern-Day Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

The Parkroyal Hotel on Pickering is a contemporary interpretation of Babylonian hanging gardens, via Southeast Asia.<p>Singapore prides itself on its green-minded policies. With a well-connected public transportation network, robust water collection and treatment infrastructure, and a promise to …


17 Least Majestic Wolves

"I AM THE NIGHT," said a wolf slipping over a bag of Doritos.

Forget Prozac, Psychobiotics Are the Future of Psychiatry

For millennia, the human race has sought to combat psychological disorders through the intervention of natural – and eventually synthetic – chemicals. Originally, the sources for these psychoactive substances were the various fruits and flowers, including the Areca tree (betel nut), the poppy …

"Great Surprise"—Native Americans Have West Eurasian Origins

Oldest human genome reveals less of an East Asian ancestry than thought.<p><b>Nearly one-third of Native American genes come from west Eurasian people linked to the Middle East and Europe, rather than entirely from East Asians as previously thought, according to a newly sequenced genome.</b><p>Based on the arm …

Stunning Macro Details of Uniquely Beautiful Snowflakes

Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov isolates single snowflakes in order to capture the unique beauty of the delicate, icy crystals that fall to the ground during a snowstorm. The Moscow-based photographer gets quite up-close and personal to capture the geometric shapes and lines of snowflakes that …


Our Ancestors Bred with Neandertals, Denisovans, and "Mystery Humans"

Genetic archaeology is taking us into knowledge we never thought we'd find before gene-mapping came about. After all, finding fossils is a rare …

Hyperrealistic Still Life Paintings Filled with Layers of Detail

At first glance, these beautiful still life images seem like photographs. In reality, they are actually hyperrealistic paintings by artist Jason de Graaf. The artist focuses on every extreme detail to create realistic depth in layers of crisp reflections. With a steady hand and a strong vision, he …