12.21.12 Truth Is More Interesting Than Fiction [via NASA]

The Mayans have been gone for a long time, but boy do they have some folks all wound up right now! Doomsday talk is filling...

How to Go From Simply Speaking to Writing in Another Language

Whether you're living in a foreign country and trying to learn the language or attempting a different tongue from the comfort of your own...

Empowering Our Daughters

I am the father of two wonderful kids - a 6 year old son who is my my partner in crime and my 8...

Reporter Gets Mugged WHILE On The Air [video]

Watch this intense footage of Vuyo Mvoko, a South African news reporter as he is mugged seconds before doing a live segment. Afterwards he is...

Thinking About Getting a Loan? Know Your Types and Options

There are lots of situations in life where you're going to want to get a loan. The smart money's on knowing your options beforehand...

How The Earth Will Look In 50 Years [Infographic]

If you plan to be around in 50 years, you may want to do something about that gas guzzler you’re driving. And all that...

4 Things To Consider When Choosing A Retirement Home

It is not easy watching parents get older. They are people who brought you up and are the closest thing to a hero a...

Groundhog Day

Punxsutawny Phil in Punxsutawny, Pa., and French Creek Freddie at the West Virginia State Wildlife Center at French Creek in Upshur County will be...

You Are What You Tweet [infographic]

What was the Social InterWeb tweeting about in 2011? There were a ton of stories that crossed the newswires ranging from political, natural disasters, sports,...

5 Ways to Barter for Lower Rent

Sometimes there’s nothing you can do about the rent you’re paying – except move to a smaller place, one that isn’t as nice, or...

Helping The Community With Human Strength

How often have you felt like you were wearing a mask and hiding your true face from the people around you? Living in a...

6 Mega-Cool Ways Lasers Are Being Used

It was too long ago that lasers seemed so far off and futuristic they were used in spoof films and general mockery. Just look...

Tiny Living [Infographic]

Living in a tiny house is starting to become the trendy thing to do.  You spend less on buying, maintaining, heating, and cooling, and...

A Response to “Is it Really because it’s Photoshopped?”

I have been thinking a lot about my fellow writer Eric Burks’ article “Is it Really because it's Photoshopped?” and feel compelled to share...

Most Common Crimes in Texas

According to data that is reported by law enforcement officials in Texas to the Federal Bureau of Investigations and the U.S. Department of Justice...

Humo Magazine’s Offensive Ad

Since I don't want to be charged with slander, I'm only going to post the facts. Humo magazine is a popular, independent Belgian weekly radio...

Massive Sinkhole In Guatemala

Caused by tropical storm Agatha's torrential rains; this 200-foot deep sinkhole opened up and swallowed a clothing factory in Guatemala. Thankfully, no deaths or injuries...

LIVE Video From Chile Mine

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Those Sunglasses California-based Oakley is providing the single-lens shield, wraparound style sunglasses. Using the darkest...

The 7 Largest Mines on Earth

The worldwide mining industry is enormous. To conceive of it's scale, consider this: any natural resources that are not grown--are not agriculture--must be attained...

3 Areas With the Most Threats to Homeowners

The geographical nature of the United States makes it unique among nations in that it has several very distinct climate areas. Whereas many countries...

Weather Confessions of a Bay Area Native

We begin today's story with a lie. The headline, that is. I'm a semi-native - at least I feel like I am. Does 20 years...