Joey is an orphaned sea otter pup that was rescued by the Marine Mammal Rescue Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia on July 3, 2020. You can watch his progress in rehabilitation live from his nursery, and they're streaming right now as I type this blog post, Friday, October 23, 2020. Learn more about Joey and donate to help him!
One researcher is like, "hey, has anyone seen the Voeltzkow's chameleon?" And this other conservationist is all, "not since like, 1913. Let's go deep into the Madagascar jungle and see if we can find one." But after 5 days of searching the forest, mostly at night, the research team found no trace of it. On… READ THE REST
The Mitchell Brothers O'Farrell Theater might be the most storied strip club anywhere in the country. Certainly in San Francisco. Opening its doors in 1969, it almost immediately became ground zero for obscenity law and free speech battles. Mayor Diane Feinstein led several raids in an attempt to get the club closed down. In addition… READ THE REST
During the pandemic, filmmaker Andrea Dorfman collaborated with poet Tanya Davis (both of "How to be Alone" fame) on the beautiful animated piece, "How to Be at Home." It starts, "If you are, at first, really fucking anxious, just wait. It'll get worse, and then you'll get the hang of it. Maybe." This animation was… READ THE REST
If you've got a central heating and cooling system in your home, it takes little effort to slap on a new smart thermostat and earn an exciting new level of control over your environment. However, if your home's cooling needs are handled by portable or window-mounted air conditioning units, you're often stuck with manually pushing… READ THE REST
When you sit down to try something called Unicorn Jerky, you already know you're straying a bit off the beaten path. However, you can also go in knowing you're in good hands. Since the world is still looking for a steady supply of unicorns, this confection isn't a meat-based jerky product at all. In fact,… READ THE REST
If you need something, it's always good to shop around to find the best price. That's a tenet of shopping that covers buying a new car, a new towel, eggs…virtually anything. And it's no different if you're in the market for cloud storage space. A quick look at some of the biggest, most well-known cloud… READ THE REST