Archive for the ‘Happy News’ Category

It sounds like something out of a futuristic film: the TomTato. Developed by horticulturists in the U.K., the plant is a gardening oddity that produces cherry tomatoes on its vines and potatoes underground. Two vegetables on one plant at the same time! It’s the Frankenstein of plants. The Frankenplant? The two plants are grafted together, [...]

Walmart has said that it has resolved an issue that was causing an online frenzy among shoppers. An apparent glitch on the company’s website early this morning led to $8.85 listings for items that included computer monitors and projectors normally worth hundreds of dollars. The country’s largest retailer was selling a 24-inch high-definition Viewsonic computer monitor, an [...]

Ever forget to clean out the tank? Or water the plants, for that matter? This design kills two birds (but no fish!) with one stone, and doubles as a fun instructional tool for kids learning about how natural systems work. Kol I Want One, never forget to feed my fish again. Leave Your Comment.

Medical marijuana gets all the headlines, but many legal weeds have traditions as medicines too. Although homeowners often consider these plants as lawn outlaws, weeds can serve as a floral pharmacy. However, would-be patients of the plants should consult a doctor before self-medicating. More weed medicines inside. Leave your Comment…

hoppers might have been confused by a new product that made its way into five Los Angeles Best Buy stores on Friday. Complete with a bar code, price and label, the box read: “Another gadget you don’t really need.” Pranked! There right you dont need another useless gadget. Leave your Comment…

We don’t know how this happened, because as soon as this video starts we immediately see an unlucky diver stuck in a Soviet Russian joke: a monkfish caught him. Fortunately he was able to get free from its massive mouth. – See more at: http://theawesomer.com/manfisher/247465/#sthash.UVaBhG3k.dpuf Leave your Comment…

The talented work of Joanne Gair.  She’s done the body painting on many famous models for issues of Sports Illustrated over the years, including painted on swimsuits and sports jerseys. Many male will be very happy I chose to share these with you, as you will soon see. Leave your Comment…

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) – Back on Earth, Canadian astronaut and cyberspace tweeterChris Hadfield is getting a rough re-introduction to gravity after a five-month stint aboard theInternational Space Station, the former commander told reporters during a video webcast from Houston. Leave your Comment.

Aimee Copeland, the woman who lost her hands, one leg and her other foot to flesh-eating bacteriaafter a zip-line accident last year, spoke with WXIA.com and “Today” about her new bionic hands, which are helping her return to a normal life. Leave your Comment.

New images of a possible lost city hidden by Honduran rain forestsshow what might be the building foundations and mounds of Ciudad Blanca, a never-confirmed legendary metropolis. Archaeologists and filmmakers Steven Elkins and Bill Benensonannounced last year that they had discovered possible ruins in Honduras’ Mosquitia region using lidar, or light detection and ranging. Essentially, slow-flying planes send constant laser pulses groundward as they pass [...]

When Charlize Theron came to Capitol Hill recently, she undoubtedly turned a few heads. But the Academy Award-winning actress didn’t come to be seen; she came to be heard. Ten years after President Bush began an emergency AIDS relief program, known as PEPFAR, Theron is calling on the United States to renew its commitment in [...]