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Stop Making These Common Grammatical Mistakes

Writing good is hard, y’all. I should know, and my editor knows I know [editor’s note: heeeeeyyyy]. Fortunately, I can count on him to gently correct my mistakes or shoot me a message saying, “Can you not use these words in those ways anymore? Thanks.” Recently, another editor with the patience of Job started a...

13 Funny Tweets About Veganism

People make all kinds of different choices when it comes to their lifestyle, their diet, and their bodies. None of them are a joke, and none of them are a reason to dislike a person. That said, sometimes those choices can lead to pretty funny commentary. Today we’re putting vegans in the hot seat with...

WOOP Is a Research-Backed Method to Help You Work Toward and Achieve Your Goals

We could all use a little boost when it comes to hitting the goals we set for ourselves, right? A lot of folks out there have tried all different kinds of plans and methods to motivate themselves, but it’s just not easy. Luckily, there is one that is backed up by research, and you might...

Incredible Photo Shows 65-Foot Hawaiian Lava Dome

The Mauna Ulu eruption of Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii lasted from 1969 to 1974 – a total of 1,774 days. Back then, it was Kilauea’s longest recorded eruption, producing approximately 460 million cubic yards of lava over those 5 years. It was truly a rare natural phenomenon. Dome fountain of episode 10, October 10–13, 1969,...

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TikTok User’s Great Advice for Lowering Emergency Room Bills May Save You Massive Sticker Shock

If you live in America today, then you are well-aware that the healthcare system will take any opportunity to squeeze more money out of you – and emergency care is the biggest racket of all. If you go to an emergency room, or call an ambulance, chances are you’re in desperate need of care. Most...

16 History Memes That Just Might Teach You Something

For some reason, almost all kids hate history in middle and high school. Personally, I think it has something to do with so many history teachers at those levels being coaches who do the bare minimum in the classroom…but that might just be my own experience talking. I’m someone who grew to love history in...

Your Probiotics Might Be Causing Some Unpleasant Side Efffects

Despite the fact that, according to the medical community, the jury on probiotics is largely still out, a lot of people swear by what they can do for their gut health. Our gut microbiomes are vast and complex, and a healthy gut has positive effects on other areas of mental and physical health. And since...

Encouraging Photos Show How the Fire Ravaged Australian Bush Is Already Coming Back

As fires continue to rage throughout Australia, two photographers on the New South Wales Central Coast have taken some hopeful images of rejuvenation. Ventured out into the fire grounds today to capture some images of how the Aussie bush responds to fire, and the way it… Posted by Murray Lowe on Monday, January 6, 2020 Mary...

People Share the Ridiculous Things That Scared Them When They Were Kids

Childhood is full of fear and uncertainty for many of us. We think monsters are lurking around every corner and that the world is a very unsafe place…which is kind of true, but as kids we have a lot of irrational fears as well. Let’s take a little trip down memory lane. AskReddit users shared...