Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Airbnb Partners With 23andMe to Make It Easier for People to Get In Touch...

Airbnb and DNA-testing company 23andMe announced on Tuesday the two companies have partnered to help people “connect with their ancestry” through a heritage travel program.Read...

Amazon’s Echo Wall Clock Is On Sale For the First Time Ever

Amazon’s Echo Wall Clock is a revelation for the specific subset of people who:Read more...

A Collision With a Dwarf Planet Likely Caused Our Moon to Become Lopsided

Our Moon features a nearside and far side with dramatically different geological features. This anomaly has puzzled scientists for years, but new computer simulations...

Will The Equality Act Actually Do Anything?

On Friday, the House of Representatives passed the Equality Act—an act that provides sweeping protections for the LBGTQ community and the first of its...

AT&T Gave $200,000 to Politicians Leading Abortion-Ban Efforts in Six States: Report

AT&T has donated nearly $200,000 to politicians who’ve helped pass state-level laws either banning abortion or restricting women’s access to the medical procedure, according...

Apple Finally Did the Right Thing (Sort of)

About a week ago, the “a” key on my MacBook Pro broke. Once flat and useful, the poor little guy now looks like a...

CBD Might Help People Struggling With Opioid Addiction, Small Trial Shows

A new study out Tuesday is the latest to suggest that cannabis—or at least a key ingredient of it—might help people struggling with addiction....

The 10 Best Deals of May 21, 2019

We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a ‘Climate Crisis’?

How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that shift...

Create a ‘Noticing Wall’ for Your Kid

A while ago, my mother-in-law bought some math and reading workbooks for my six-year-old daughter. When I asked my daughter if she wanted to...