Fanni Sandor (previously) melds her background in biology with a decades-long enthusiasm for miniatures by creating an adorable menagerie of minuscule wildlife. Based in Hungary, she sculpts 1:12 scale models of leaping squirrels and multicolor tree frogs from... More »
Chameleons are known for their color-changing abilities, but this coiled lizard from Coppertist.Wu takes that gift for camouflage a step farther. Made from brass and manganese steel, the cleverly designed creature disguises its extraordinarily long tongue as a... More »
Just because Pfizer wants to offer COVID-19 vaccine boosters doesn’t mean people will be lining up anytime soon -- U.S. and international health authorities say that for now, the fully vaccinated seem well protected.
Globally, experts are watching closely to d... More »
Whimsical tendrils of vines, foliage, wisteria, and chrysanthemums sprout from artist Ian Berry’s wild, overgrown garden plots. Densely assembled and often suspended from the ceiling, his recurring “Secret Garden” is comprised of blooms and leafy plants create... More »
Drug-induced suicides in the U.S. surged nearly 30 percent in 2020, stemming from a deadlier supply and the effects of the COVID-19 lockdowns, according to federal data and public health officials. The estimated 93,331 deaths from drug overdoses last year rin... More »
In late 2019, expeditioners and guides Hilde Falun and Sunniva Sorby went to Norway’s remote Svalbard archipelago to complete a long-term goal of being the first female team to over winter in the Arctic. But the pair’s planned return home to mainland Norway co... More »
Courtesy of Neon What the critics are saying about ‘Pig,’ the only movie I plan on discussing this summer Pig, this summer’s Nic Cage vehicle, opens nationwide on July 16, and the reviews are starting to trickle in. By and large, the critics are loving this mo... More »
Watch the largest vendor of Dole bananas in the North East use high-tech processes and years of experience to sell bananas at peak ripeness Anyone who’s ever watched a banana go from perfectly ripe to banana-bread-ready-brown in what seems like a matter of hou... More »
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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced last night that the Democratic senators involved in hammering out a reconciliation bill for infrastructure (and a lot of other stuff) land... More »