Britney, Katy on display at Smithsonian
It is the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos. The idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past. Now scientists, technology geeks, designers,...
It is the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos. The idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyond the Hollywood icons of the past. Now scientists, technology geeks, designers,...
It is the age of selfies, social media and streaming videos. The idea of what makes a celebrity has expanded far beyo...
- Posted on May 26, 2015
Male cat takes on role of mom
Six abandoned kittens named after the kids in "The Brady Bunch" TV series are getting a nurturing boost. It has come from an unlikely source. A male cat. He has a slight neurological disorder. ...
Six abandoned kittens named after the kids in "The Brady Bunch" TV series are getting a nurturing boost. It has come from an unlikely source. A male cat. He has a slight neurological disorder. ...
Six abandoned kittens named after the kids in "The Brady Bunch" TV series are getting a nurturing boost. It has come ...
- Posted on May 26, 2015
What can we do to save the bees?
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to make more federal land bee-friendly. It wants to spend more money on research. An...
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to make more federal land bee-friendly. It wants to spend more money on research. An...
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. It wants to m...
- Posted on May 22, 2015
Tennis and fashion are a match in Paris
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir w...
- Posted on May 22, 2015
Great white shark becomes Twitter star
They're going to need a bigger Twitter. An organization that studies great white sharks is enjoying some welcome attention. One of the creatures they've been monitoring has started gaining a...
They're going to need a bigger Twitter. An organization that studies great white sharks is enjoying some welcome attention. One of the creatures they've been monitoring has started gaining a...
They're going to need a bigger Twitter. An organization that studies great white sharks is enjoying some welco...
- Posted on May 21, 2015
She’s a pole vaulter, and she’s blind
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see. The senior pole vaulter finally cleared that bar. She earned a third-place...
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see. The senior pole vaulter finally cleared that bar. She earned a third-place...
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see....
- Posted on May 21, 2015
Man survives a nail in the eye
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch...
- Posted on May 20, 2015
What would happen if a big asteroid hit the moon?
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the moon. They have crashed over the last few billion years. The moon doesn't have an ...
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the moon. They have crashed over the last few billion years. The moon doesn't have an ...
You asked us, what would happen if a large asteroid hit the moon. Thousands of meteorites have impacted the mo...
- Posted on May 20, 2015
Is it easier to name a child than a horse?
Coming up with a clever name for a racehorse can be a challenge. Parents simply put their choice of names for their child on a birth certificate. Registering a thoroughbred foal is not so ea...
Coming up with a clever name for a racehorse can be a challenge. Parents simply put their choice of names for their child on a birth certificate. Registering a thoroughbred foal is not so ea...
Coming up with a clever name for a racehorse can be a challenge. Parents simply put their choice of names for ...
- Posted on May 19, 2015
Iran plasters billboards with famous art
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city. Tehran is the capital of Iran. The art transformed the Mid...
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city. Tehran is the capital of Iran. The art transformed the Mid...
The mayor of Tehran made an unusual move. He had hundreds of copies of famous artwork plastered on some 1,500 billboa...
- Posted on May 19, 2015
Fitting rooms go high tech
Imagine a fitting room with a "smart" mirror. It can suggest jeans to go with the red shirt you brought in. It snaps a video. The video allows you to compare the image side-by-side with other color...
Imagine a fitting room with a "smart" mirror. It can suggest jeans to go with the red shirt you brought in. It snaps a video. The video allows you to compare the image side-by-side with other color...
Imagine a fitting room with a "smart" mirror. It can suggest jeans to go with the red shirt you brought in. It snaps ...
- Posted on May 18, 2015
China plans to reveal more terra cotta warriors
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to yield hundreds more of the ancient life-size figures. The museum overseei...
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to yield hundreds more of the ancient life-size figures. The museum overseei...
China is expanding the ranks of the famed Terra Cotta Warrior army. There are new excavations. These are expected to ...
- Posted on May 18, 2015
Sailor gets snoring sea lion shipmate
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Michael Duffy, 48, said he was on his 41-foot Kettenburg boat "Elixir" at the San D...
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Michael Duffy, 48, said he was on his 41-foot Kettenburg boat "Elixir" at the San D...
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Mic...
- Posted on May 15, 2015
Reading Harry Potter might make you a better person
It’s been almost 20 years since Harry Potter was introduced to the world. And the boy wizard is still fighting the forces of evil. Of course, it's all in the imaginations of millions. But Harry...
It’s been almost 20 years since Harry Potter was introduced to the world. And the boy wizard is still fighting the forces of evil. Of course, it's all in the imaginations of millions. But Harry...
It’s been almost 20 years since Harry Potter was introduced to the world. And the boy wizard is still fighting the ...
- Posted on May 15, 2015
NASCAR uses SpongeBob to reach kids
On a muggy Saturday afternoon, two children dragged their parents through the garage area. They were at Kansas Speedway. It's a track for auto racing. But the kids were focused on something else. ...
On a muggy Saturday afternoon, two children dragged their parents through the garage area. They were at Kansas Speedway. It's a track for auto racing. But the kids were focused on something else. ...
On a muggy Saturday afternoon, two children dragged their parents through the garage area. They were at Kansas Speedw...
- Posted on May 14, 2015