While your moral compass and sometimes health reasons can demand it, becoming a vegetarian can be hard on your taste buds. How can you give up all those classic staples that contain meat? Beef stroganoff. Lasagna. Mmmmm. But it doesn’t have to be so hard, you
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“When the virus of restlessness begins to take possession of a wayward man, and the road away from Here seems broad and straight and sweet, the victim must first find himself a good and sufficient reason for going.” - John Steinbeck, Travels With Charley: In
Over the course of human history, societal sensibilities have changed quite a bit. For example, apparently 8,000 years ago having a stake driven through your noggin was not much more than a bad case of the Mondays. Thanks to the work of archeologists, we are now discovering just
Animals are usually pretty cute on their own, being fluffy and soft and so on. But when they get wet, the effect is amplified, and even the most fearsome lion is suddenly not so scary. Just add a little water. Whether it’s a bath or
Ultrasound machines have long been used to visualize internal organs, and one of its most common uses is for examining pregnant women. It must be so exciting for parents to get the first glimpse of a future child. That first hint of the bundle of
If you’ve ever been to a zoo and thought to yourself, in the midst of the lions, giraffes and maybe even pandas, “You know what would be REALLY cool? If we could sleep here,” we have good news. Opening this year, the Jamala Wildlife Lodge at
Google is an enormous treasure trove of information and tools. But chances are, you’re only scratching the surface of what the website can do to solve your every day problems. Here are some of the lesser known ways Google can make your life a little bit easier. 1.
If you have a pet, then you know how expensive it can be. One minute it’s those vet bills, the next it’s a pricey chew toy, and before you know it you don’t have cash for groceries. The good news is, your pets will most
When it comes to the kitchen I know next to nothing. My culinary skills end somewhere after Captain Crunch and milk. But whether you’re a master chef or just another somebody struggling with scrambled eggs, you’re gonna need to stock that kitchen with all
A good logo is hard to forget. Everyone can picture the McDonald’s arch or the FedEx colors. But no matter how many times you’ve seen them, the logos you thought you knew might have bee hiding some secrets right under your nose. Here are a
We love dogs for a lot of reasons: They’re covered in fur. They’re loyal. They look just like the leader of Russia. Wait. What? Okay, that last one might just be a single instance. But it’s still pretty awesome. 1. Richard Branson Dog 2. Teddy
I have a three ingredient limit when it comes to making my own desserts. Those three ingredients are usually a spoon, store bought ice cream and loneliness. But what if I told you that with the same amount of effort you could have delicious homemade
The breadth of human history has provided some rather strange reminders of mortality. These stories behind some of the strangest deaths in history are sometimes tragic, sometimes Darwin Award-worthy but often somewhere in between. Take a look at some of the most bizarre ones. 1. Death
Dogs have a special sense for knowing all the best places to cuddle up next to you and get cozy, and the best dogs are also the best snugglers. While pit bulls have quite a bad rap, they’re also known for another trait: Being
I’m no good at math. I once counted to 12 and had a nose bleed. But these math hacks are as useful in everyday life as they are in your calculus course. I wish I had known some of these when I was little,
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