To survive frigid nights, hummingbirds cool themselves to record-low temperatures

Among vertebrates, hummingbirds have the highest metabolism for their size. With a metabolic rate roughly 77 times that of an average human, they need to feed nearly continuously. But when it gets too cold or dark to forage, maintaining a normal body temperature is energetically draining. Instead, the small animals can cool their internal temperature […]

Alexa users, you can soon ask Amitabh Bachchan about the weather

Which devices are compatible?Alexa, the AI voice service powering the Echo range of devices, is available on the Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote, Fire TV Edition, the free Alexa app as well as the Amazon shopping app (Android only). Additionally, several third-party devices like mobile phones, Bluetooth speakers, headphones, wearables and smart TVs […]

Work outfit essentials for Autumn/Winter 2020: Marks & Spencer, Topshop, ASOS, & MORE

Now that summer is simmering down, we’re all getting excited about our Autumn Winter wardrobe. The transitional items we can add to our daily work outfits – the chic trench coat, the chunky masculine loafers, the crisp white shirt. Let’s put it this way, there are plenty of reasons to be excited about Pumpkin Spiced Latte […]

Toddler wants to try every ingredient while cooking with grandma. Video is crazy viral

“I am cracking up because he moves so fast and Nana is trying to stop him from eating the stuff. This is hilarious,” posted an individual. “Cade is my new favorite chef! Keep the recipes coming,” added another. “Literal tears from laughing so hard. Great job Cade & Nanna,” shared a third. “Thought he couldn’t […]

The Downward Spiral of

Just Like You and Me. New York City cop John McClane doesn’t like to fly. He’s never been in a limo. He’s trying to fix his broken marriage to wife Holly (Bonnie Bedelia), who now lives across the country in L.A. with their kids and who — much to McClane’s disappointment — is now going […]

Songs of the Summer 2020: Staff Picks

“During a summer in which we were denied the opportunity to watch Gunna perform ‘Dollaz on My Head’ at hip-hop festivals and his own shows, I settled for head-banging to its beat a countless amount of times while driving around the New Jersey suburbs. I am certainly not cool, but Gunna is, effortlessly; his tossed-off observations […]

Kansas City Chiefs: Can defending Super Bowl champions be stopped? NFL 2020 season preview

That shows you the magnitude of the task facing the Chiefs as they look to repeat; the NFL is a league that prides itself on parity, with only the Green Bay Packers (1966-67), Miami Dolphins (1972-73), Pittsburgh Steelers (1974-75 and 1978-79), 49ers (1988-89), Dallas Cowboys (1992-93), Denver Broncos (1997-98) and Patriots managing to go back-to-back.

15 ’00s Songs You’re Embarrassed to Know by Heart

1. “Drops of Jupiter” by Train (2001)Space Oddity,” with lyrics about the planets and the Milky Way and imagining the worst nightmare of all: a lack of deep-fried chicken. Even though the band is still getting radio hits inexplicably lodged in our brains (why, “Drive By“? Why?), “Drops of Jupiter” actually is the best soy […]

First Out: New Music From Janelle Monáe, Mxmtoon, Fletcher & More

With the 2020 election on the horizon, the issue of voter suppression — especially in the form of voter ID laws, the purging of voter rolls, removal of access to early voting and much more — has come back to the forefront of our political discourse. So, Janelle Monáe decided to pen a song for […]

Are Saw creators James Wan and Leigh Whannell returning to their low-budget roots with Insidious?

“It’s nuts!” laughs Whannell. Both 34, he and Wan are the last unsung impresarios of horror, no mean feat in a genre which claims Rob Zombie as an auteur. But these two didn’t set out to take that world by storm. Though without them, Saw has become a multimillion-dollar byword for trashy, amoral, multiplex fodder, […]