Have you told your dog lately that you love it? You may want to start saying those three little words every chance you get. A recent study has proved what dog-lovers always suspected: dogs understand and physically react to this loving phrase. The study by Canine Cottage measured canine bodily reactions and found pups' heart rates increased an average of 46.2% while being told, “I love you.
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When artist and author Josie George started knitting her temperature scarf in January, she could not have imagined how this...
On September 24, British naturalist and broadcaster Sir David Attenborough joined Instagram.
To start a sentence, one uses an uppercase letter to begin the first word. But where do the opaque terms uppercase and lowercase come from? To understand why capital letters are “uppercase”—and their smaller counterparts are “lowercase”—one has to look back in history to early handwriting and follow that tale to the printing press. The existence and etymology (the history of a word) of uppercase and lowercase is a fascinating tale.
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Do you dream of sleeping under the stars? The Buubble Hotel in Iceland is offering guests the opportunity to do just that—plus an up-close view of the Northern Lights—in all four seasons. The hotel's 18 rooms are clear, heated domes nestled into two remote forest locations. Guests can choose the forest location on the south coast of Iceland or the pods along the Golden Circle further north.
Human beings feel a natural need to record emotions and events.
Contemporary artist Ava Roth is not afraid of bees.
Harry Potter fans know that Hogwarts Castle appears as a ruined building to muggle eyes. Muggle or wizard, everyone can now gaze upon the magnificent castle with this Omoshiroi Block memo pad by the Japanese company Triad. As each page is used and ripped away, Hogwarts Castle begins to appear along the spine of the pad.
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