Same-Day Delivery Poised For Big Breakthrough This Holiday Season

View this image › Ralph D. Freso / Reuters Five years after Amazon introduced same-day delivery, it’s finally catching on with mass retailers. Macy’s said its namesake chain and Bloomingdale’s will start piloting same-day delivery in eight major markets this fall, while Neiman Marcus started Read More …

Bioethicist: The Climate Crisis Calls For Fewer Children

Earlier this summer, I found myself in the middle of a lively debate because of my work on climate change and the ethics of having children. NPR correspondent Jennifer Ludden profiled some of my work in procreative ethics with an article entitled, Should we be Read More …

NASA Releases Jaw Dropping Footage of Aurora Borealis in Ultra HD 4K

Using timelapses shot from the International Space Station, NASA TV UHD showcases both the Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis phenomena that occur when electrically charged electrons and protons in the Earth’s magnetic field collide with neutral atoms in the upper atmosphere. NASA is partnering with Read More …

African Countries Square Up For Battle Over Future Of Ivory Trade Ban

Three countries in southern Africa have banded together to press for the ban on the international trade in ivory to be lifted. South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe have submitted a joint proposal to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Read More …

Kylie Jenner Has Applied For A Trademark But Kylie Minogue Is Having None Of It

We wouldn’t know, but we can imagine the ultimate goal for famous people – or almost famous people – must be to be known for their first name only. To be so well known that a second name is not needed to distinguish you from Read More …

Binge drinking in Wisconsin is just their culture, right? Except in one county.

Wisconsin is a ridiculously fun state, known for things like: Image from Dear Clara on Tumblr. and… Image from MakeMeSocial. Unfortunately, they’re also known for this kind of behavior: GIF from “Will & Grace.” But no, really. It can get a little out of hand. Read More …

61-Year-Old Model Absolutely Rocks Her Swimsuit Campaign, And Shares Her Beauty Secrets

Swimsuit adverts are often highly sexualized, but as you can see from these stunning pictures, they don’t have to be. Nor do they have to feature young models, as Yazemeenah Rossi proves. You wouldn’t believe it to look at her, but the model, visual artist, Read More …

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People Think This Emma Watson ‘Belle’ Doll Looks Creepily Like Justin Bieber

There are only acouple months left until the live-action Beauty and the Beast movie comes out,so they’ve already started marketing the Belle doll. But there’s one doll that looks a little bit, well, off? A doll collector named William Herrington uploaded this picture on Flickr: Read More …

Guy Pretends to be a Food Courier and Hand Delivers His Resume

When Lukas Yla, 25, moved from Vilnius, Lithuania to San Francisco he knew the job market would be competitive. Sure he had 5 years of experience as a marketing specialist back home, but he knew to have a chance in San Fran, he would have Read More …