The Coronavirus Challenge

We’ve seen efforts being taken all over the world to reduce the spread of COVID-19, as lockdowns come into place and restrictions are put on not only the general population, but on businesses and events too. But among all of the effort put forward to slow and stop the spread, Read more…

It’s Time to Face Facts, America: Masks Work

When you look at photos of Americans during the 1918 influenza pandemic, one feature stands out above all else: masks. Fabric, usually white gauze, covers nearly every face. Across the country, public health experts recommended universal mask wearing, and some cities ordered residents to wear them under penalty of fine Read more…

World’s Largest Gem Show

The Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossils Showcase is a gem show that welcomes 65,000 visitors each winter. Held in Arizona, the show houses thousands of vendors with their new shiny pieces. With 50 separate shows around the city. There are also the oddballs that really catch attention, such as a Read more…

Tardigrades Twitch Livestream

Tardigrades are microscopic, eight-legged micro-animals. They are also known as “water bears”. These water bears are something you wouldn’t normally see as a livestream on Twitch. Well, you can see these tardigrades live now on Twitch. Canadian artist Julie Laurin started a full, narrated hour about the micro-animals on Laurin’s Read more…

Catscapes

Lee Heng Swee, an artist in Kuala Lumpur, says that his motto is to “doodle with a smile.” His goal is to make images that bring a grin to your face. His cat-filled landscapes certainly do the job. You can see more on his Instagram page. -via Nag the Lake Read more…

Play Cards Against Humanity Online

Do you miss playing card games with your friends? Virtual card table website playingcards.io now lets users play “Cards Against Humanity” with their friends online. Now you and your friends can laugh and be entertained even without playing the game in real life. The website allows everyone to see the Read more…