Most people refer to Michelle Obama as the First Lady, but the Secret Service call her Renaissance. The codename, more of a tradition than a security measure, is one of 46 interesting facts found in Mental Floss‘ most recent video about America’s First Ladies.
I have to admit something: I LOVE orangutans. I have a picture of a baby one on my desktop right now. (So cute!) If I could have a conversation with an orangutan, I’d be in hog heaven. However, this particular conversation is way more
I really make an effort to include fruits and veggies with every meal. Sometimes that comes from a frozen bag, and other times, it’s right from the produce aisle. Like most people when it comes to grocery shopping, I usually just trust what’s written
Cats have a long-standing history of being stealthy and agile creatures. Some might even consider them to be the James Bonds of the animal kingdom. But believe it or not, cats do have bad days every once in a while. And to be honest,
When we were children, we had all kinds of toys at our disposal. But perhaps every child’s favorite was their red and yellow Little Tikes car. Riding around in those cars allowed us to pretend that we were well on our way to adulthood.
An unheralded metal could become a crucial part of the renewables revolution. Vanadium is used in new batteries which can store large amounts of energy almost indefinitely, perfect for remote wind or solar farms. And whats more there is loads of the stuff simply
Astronomers have made a huge discovery in the search for life beyond our Solar System, describing a whopping seven Earth-sized worlds in orbit around a nearby star. At least three of them may be habitable and we could find out if they are inhabited
Earlier this year, TD Bank asked customers how they would give back to their communities if they had the money to do so. Unbeknownst to them, 24 people with amazing ideas were each given $30,000 to fulfill their goals in 24 hours. A Florida elementary
Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=J1OqqQ8hBXk. youtube.com / Via doobybrain.com Emirates Airlines first class suites include a sliding door for total privacy, a vanity table, wardrobe, a private tv, a seat that converts to a fully flat bed, on demand food prep, showers, two lounges with
A little kid jumped out of nowhere to steal a ball from a young woman during Thursday’s Twins-Royals game. Usually, it’s the other way around. <iframe width="600" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/epWqeRU7EU4?rel=0 &modestbranding=1&iv_load_policy=3″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen> http://wapc.mlb.com/shared/video/embed/embed.html?content_id=27798659&width=600&height=360&property=mlb H/T: SportsGrid Read more: http://dailypicksandflicks.com/2013/06/07/kid-steals-ball-from-woman-video/
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View this image › cache.daylife.com Lyrics We traded Wallace away And then let Matt Carroll play Bismack Biyombo won’t say Why he’s not returning my calls Jordan hasn’t paid me in months Seven wins is the dumps Stern called me a mump And he
View this image › Unwired View uncovers a recently filed patent from Microsoft, outlining a rough design for “a head mounted display,” not unlike Google’s Project Glass: Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=D7TB8b2t3QE. This is an early patent that’s concerned less with hardware than with a
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On January 10, the ambitious space transportation company SpaceX attempted a truly audacious experiment: landing part of a rocket safely back on Earth so that it can be recycled. While the Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched the company’s Dragon capsule which later delivered desperately