How did a 5-year old experiment become an internet sensation?   Because it’s about spinach sending emails.  

Wednesday’s drama-drenched presidential inauguration offered high pageantry, soaring eloquence, and some great fashion.  But nothing stood out quite like the hand-made mittens, Burton parka, and an icy glare of Bernie Sanders.   

Hey readers, Annalies here! Today, we’re continuing our look back on an extraordinary year for global health, featuring part 2 of our series on the best COVID-19 reporting.   But there was more to 2020 than COVID-19… Tomorrow and Wednesday, look for our picks of the…

Just in the nick of time, 2020 has found its fashion catchphrase: “Love it, couldn’t wear it.”   After a year of humans mourning the outfits unworn, it took an Italian Greyhound 5 simple words to encapsulate our collective fashion feelings.  

What we wouldn’t give to be in the writers’ room for the Super Bowl commercial that killed Mr. Peanut. The monocled monsieur perished in a Thelma & Legume-style desert cliff-dive, Vox—and every other news outlet—reports.    His funeral will be aired in, of course,…

Everything went fine for a while as well-wishers lined up in Loreto, Italy on Monday to say hi to Pope Francis.  

If you haven’t heard of the Netflix thriller Bird Box you’ve probably been living—well—under a box. It’s the film that birthed a thousand memes—or is it the memes that sparked 45 million views? Conspiracy theories abound that Netflix paid people to make Bird Box memes go…

Have you ever seen something—a kitten, a baby, a puppy—so adorable you just want to … punch it?   You may be among a subset of people who experience “cute aggression.”   The condition has no doubt reached pandemic levels in the era of viral animal videos. And researchers…

An “amazing cure for cancer” can be found in a species of moss, but the pharmaceutical industry is holding it back, claims a 2-minute video. Nevermind that it’s entirely false—it got your attention.