Diego J. Rivas is a dental student and langauge enthusiast in Houston, Texas. In this video, he demonstrates what different languages sound like to foreigners. When he spoke "English" (in American and English accents) my brain was working hard to decipher the gibberish. What a talent!
Who wants to learn how to write the Latin alphabet in Egyptian hieroglyphs? I do! Here's a little tutorial on how to do it. Thumbnail image: Clio20, CC BY-SA 3.0. READ THE REST
Sakhile Dube of "Safari and Surf" in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal Province explains the click sounds heard in the Zulu language (aka IsiZulu), a Bantu language spoken by more than ten million people in the region. READ THE REST
Did punk start in England, or in the United States? Why do British singers sing with American accents? These are timeless questions that will continue to plague music fans even after rock and roll has finally, truly died. But perhaps even more inexplicable is the faux-Brit Californian affectation that was first made popular by Green… READ THE REST
A sharp, reliable knife is one of those tools most folks don't think about carrying around, but there are countless everyday situations where a blade might be useful. You can use it to slice through hard-to-open packages, start fires, clear brush while hiking, cut food during camping trips, and much more. Still, a utility knife can be… READ THE REST
Is there any feeling as satisfying as the one you get after demolishing a tough stain? A clean house is a happy house, but anyone who's only wielded a vacuum cleaner or a broom knows it's surprisingly hard to maintain that aura of cleanliness for more than a moment. All those cleaning supplements can add up; the last element you're… READ THE REST
Everybody likes to add a touch of luxury to their lives, right? The good news is it doesn't have to be expensive to do that. Adding a little luxury to your day can be as easy and affordable as getting amazing bedding for a great price. The Cariloha Classic Bamboo Bed Sheet Set offers the same experience as most high-end bedding… READ THE REST