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It’s Spring — Get Into the Great Outdoors

RELEVANT looks at ways to get outdoors now that winter is (mostly) over and spring has sprung.

This Spring, How to Clean the Green Way

March 20 marked the first day of spring, finally. That means it’s the time of…

Getting In Shape Is Easier than You Think

Jason Boyett writes an article for RELEVANT about getting in shape—and how it’s much easier than we think much of the time.

Will Ferrell: Maybe We Should Get Rid of Fraternities

In terms of fraternity heroes, Will Ferrell probably sits somewhere between Bob Marley songs and…

Uh-Oh: New Study Says Millennials Just Aren’t Very Skilled

OK. Let’s calm down. This is just one study, and obviously there are other studies…

Tom Hanks and Wilson: Reunited at Last

Back in 2000, the cruel, indeterminable hand of fate drove a wedge between two dear…

Lifelong Penny Collector Finally Cashes In

Ira Keys is an 81-year-old man whose father taught him a simple rule: “‘Whatever you…

Probably the Funniest Obituary You’ll Read Today

Aaron Joseph Purmort was diagnosed with a brain tumor back in 2011. Around that same…

Richard Dawkins Reminds Everyone That Some Rapes Are Worse Than Others

How to chart the decline of the once mighty Richard Dawkins? Time was, he was…

Important: The Green Ranger Is Leading a Christian-Themed Line of MMA Clothing.

Great news. It turns out Jason David Frank, who we all remember from his days…

Putting Your Faith On Your Resume Might Hurt Your Job Chances

In this economy,it’s tempting to go after every advantage you can. You never know what…

Study: Being Popular In High School Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

Well, well, well. How the tables have turned. A new report from the University of…

Great White Sharks Are No Longer Safe in the Ocean. So What Chance Do You Have?

We’ve covered this many times around here, but it bears repeating: Don’t go into the…

The Older Men Get, the Happier They Are—Until They Turn 70

The results of a 15-year study from Psychology and Aging can pinpoint the exact moment…

The Sum of All Fears: Sriracha Could Be Done For

Now, nobody panic. Take a seat. Take some deep breaths. Well, not too deep—that’s actually…

Oh Great. Meat and Cheese Might Be as Bad for You as Smoking.

Cheese lovers, stop reading now if you don’t want your world turned upside down. In…

Blogger With Interracial Kids Teaches Us All How to Handle Racists

Doyin Richards is the man behind Daddy Doin’ Work, a blog recounting his adventures as…

Tips For Jesus Unmasked!

Hopefully, you’ve heard the story of Tips For Jesus, an anonymous, mysterious person who has…

Someone Named ‘TipsForJesus’ Is Leaving Incredible, Anonymous Tips at Restaurants

After a few grim stories about religious people’s tips for servers (some of which are…

Let This Frog Remind You to Make the Best of Your Situation

Penkdrix Palme is a photographer in Indonesia who was snapping some photos in the forests…

Cat Bearding: The Internet’s New Thing

Given the Internet’s new affection for cats and beards, it’s almost weird this hasn’t happened…

This School Cancelled Classes Because the Weather Is Too Nice

Students of Bellingham Christian School, you lead incredible lives. BCS cancelled all their classes today…

Brennan Manning Has Passed Away

Brennan Manning, the famed author, friar and contemplative whose bestselling Ragamuffin Gospel spoke acutely and…

Teen Who Has Eaten Nothing But Instant Ramen for 13 Years Is a Tiny Humanitarian Crisis

Oh goodness, somebody, somewhere please, please do something for Georgi Readman, who is saying she’s…

Study Says Homeschooled Kids Sleep Better

A study of over 2,500 high school students found that homeschoolers get more and better…

Daughter Pens ‘The Best Obit Ever’ For Her Late Father

While Amanda Lewis was on her way from Dallas to Long Beach, Mississippi for her…

Crazy Study Can Tell What Your Facebook ‘Likes’ Say About You

Who knows why we like things on Facebook? A show of support? A desire to…

Amazing, Wonderful Dolphins Actually Call Each Other By Name

We live in an incredible world, full of creatures who surprise and delight in a…

Burger King Also Horsemeat King

After two weeks of assuring customers that there was absolutely, definitely no horse meat in…

Turns Out Vegetarians Do Actually Live Longer

Well, OK. It turns out vegetarians do have a point, maybe, about their overall health.…

Photo Project: Strangers Who Look Alike

You know how you, occasionally, will get compared to somebody’s friend or roommate? Or maybe,…

Smoking Is Even Worse For You Than You Think

At this point, nobody’s arguing that smoking is healthy. Everyone’s very aware that cigarettes have…

Which Monopoly Piece Will You Save?

Monopoly’s getting a facelift, and its tokens are all on the chopping block. The board…

The First Viral Photo of 2013 Is a Marvel

What you’re seeing here is a baby in the midst of a C-section, grabbing a…

Being Overweight Might Help You Live Longer. Adjust Your Resolutions Accordingly.

Well, here’s some good news to kick off your 2013: It turns out a little…

QOTD: What Do You Hope for in 2013?

Break out the sparkles and the party hats: it’s time to ring in the new…

QOTD: What’s Your Ideal Day?

Most of us are on vacation this week, which means the potential exists to create…

QOTD: How Was Your Christmas?

Day after Christmas. Oh, man. Is the wonder of it over already? Let’s relive it…

Pizza Topped With Pizzas: The Dawn of a Glorious New Era in Pizza

They said it couldn’t be done. They said it was a dream. They said such…

Um, Spiders Are Building Sculptures of Themselves Now?

Most people fall into one of two camps when it comes to spiders. There’s the…