No greater gift exists than the gift of love — especially the love of a hunky firefighter.
Ivena “Ivy” Smailes celebrated her 105th birthday last Wednesday like the queen she is. Smailes had previously asked workers at the Addison Court Care Home in Crawcrook, England, to bring her a pack of “hunky firefighters” for her birthday. While most employees would simply laugh off the request, this crew took her seriously — and sent a team of firefighters through her front door.
Researchers from the University of British Columbia have discovered some truth in the theory that marijuana makes you lazy — at least if you’re a rat.
In a study published Tuesday in the Journal of Psychiatry and Neurosciene, they found that THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana, made the creatures less likely to try cognitively demanding tasks.
They used 29 rats for the experiment and tested both the…
Mike Pence might be running to be vice president of the United States — but he’s desperate to show us he’s just a regular guy.
On Tuesday, CNN produced a Facebook Live video of Pence getting his hair cut at Henry Jones’ barbershop in Norristown, Pennsylvania. It was supposed to be a moment for the campaign to communicate its reach to everyday voters. The only problem?
This everyday voter had no idea who Pence was.
Hundreds of thousands of fish became trapped close to the shore in New Jersey and died due to a lack of oxygen, the BBC reports.
The fish, which are known as peanut bunker fish, were trapped in the creek by bigger fish in Raritan Bay and have completely surrounded some of the boats moored there.
They died from suffocation thanks to low oxygen levels due partly to the warmth of the…
When Fyodor the baby squirrel monkey was abandoned by his mother at a Siberian zoo, he probably thought his life was over forever.
Thankfully for the little mite, a friendly Russian cat has taken him under her wing (or rather her fur).
Rosinka, a 16-year-old cat owned by the zoo’s director Tatyana Antropova, has been letting the primate cling to her back for warmth, according to the Associated Press.
Antropova says that the cat is gradually getting tired of the tiny monkey “biting and…
So Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston have done a pretty great job of thrilling the people of Brisbane, Australia.
Do you mess around on the internet? Ever get stuck in intense loops, checking back and forth between Facebook, Twitter and Gmail? Fooling yourself that you’re doing something important, but, in the back of your mind, dimly aware that you are simply pushing levers and waiting for the next pellet of stimulus like a rat in an experiment?
After the Olympics competition ended, a few of Team USA’s gold medal-winning gymnasts took a well-deserved beach day in Rio.
When Simone Biles shared a shot of herself and teammates Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman displaying their strong gymnast abs, a Twitter conversation erupted, proving that women are subject to the male gaze no matter their accomplishments.
Firstly, here’s the ab fierceness, posted by Biles on both Twitter and…
Not everyone listens to vinyl records nowadays. Still, the process of making them is pretty fascinating.