Author: Laura

These Works Of Art Weren’t Drawn – They Were Grown In Petri Dishes

This kind of art really grows on you. Well, actually, it grows in a petri dish — and the strange, swirling, colorful forms you’ll see here were actually carefully cultivated by microbiologists for a competition. The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) hosted its first ASM Agar Art Contest. Yep, that’s a thing! Contestants grew various microbes in agar, a gel-like substance, and “painted” with them to form images. This is the competition’s winner, Neurons. It’s a collaborative work by Mehmet Berkmen of New England Biolabs and artist Maria Penil. The contestants chose their microbes, let them incubate, and guided...

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American Kids Tried Lunches From Around The World And Their Reactions Were Out Of Control

Cut Video assembled a bunch of American kiddos to try traditional school lunches around the world. Their reactions were adorably hilarious. Cut Video / Via youtube.com First up, the kids tasted a traditional Indian lunch. The chaas (a yogurt-based drink) got some seriously awesome gestures out of the kids. Cut Video / Via youtube.com Cut Video / Via youtube.com Uh oh, this isn’t off to a good start. ¯_(ツ)_/¯ Cut Video / Via youtube.com They all made it pretty clear that this traditional Indian lunch wasn’t for them. And in France, wine is traditionally served with a lot of meals. So why not school...

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She Set Up A Hidden Camera To Find Out What Dad Does When He Watches The Kids

Some moms are skeptical about leaving the kids with Dad. When you spend every waking moment worrying about your little ones, it’s only natural to feel uneasy about leaving them, even when they’ll be with their number one fan. That’s why this mom set up a hidden camera to see exactly what goes on when her husband is in charge. What she found is hilarious, awesome, and so heartwarming. Dads are the coolest, aren’t they? Sure, this guy might not be the best dancer around, but it’s clear that he’ll do just about anything to make sure his kids...

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This Dad Has The GREATEST Reaction To A Surprise Announcement From His Daughter

Alexa Goolsby and her husband decided to break the great news to her parents that she was pregnant by making them do the whisper challenge during family game night. (The game involves participants wearing headphones with loud music on and then guessing what the other people are saying.) It took her mom no time at all to realize what was going on, but dad was so invested in the excitement of the game that it took him a bit longer to crack the code. Watch his hilarious reaction once he catches on. That’s pure happniess right there. I’m certain...

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She Was Away For Too Long, But When Mom Returned — What An Amazing Welcome

There’s a reason dogs are commonly referred to as man’s best friend. They love humans, especially the ones who cuddle with them, feed them, and walk them. So when one of those people disappears for a long period of time, it’s a bit of a heartbreak. But when they return home, boy is it glorious. Watch how these golden retrievers greet their mom when she comes back after being away on a long summer trip. These big puppies couldn’t be any happier! I love how one went to get a toy as kind of a welcome back gift —...

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