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Video Of The Week - Behind The Scenes With Siri And Cookie Monster

By Meera Dolasia on April 11, 2016
Video Of The Week -  Behind The Scenes With  Siri  And Cookie Monster

A few weeks ago, Apple Inc. released a new advertisement to highlight the new "Hey Siri" feature that allows iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users to summon the personal digital assistant hands-free. In the minute-long commercial, the Sesame Street star asks Siri to set the kitchen timer for the cookies that he had just put to bake and also turn on a "waiting" playlist. 

Salads Disguised As Cakes Are A Hit In Japan

By Meera Dolasia on April 11, 2016
Salads Disguised As Cakes Are A Hit In Japan

Residents of Nagoya, Japan will no longer have to subject themselves to eating wilted lettuce and soggy tomatoes to be healthy. They can instead fulfill the daily recommended requirement of fruits and vegetables with a slice or two of one of the delicious cakes crafted by Japanese food artist, Mitsuki Moriyasu.

Video Of The Week — Talented Beagle Breaks Yet Another World Record

By Meera Dolasia on April 4, 2016
Video Of The Week — Talented Beagle Breaks Yet Another World Record

In September 2015, Purin, a nine-year-old female beagle made headlines when she broke the record for the most goals (14) caught by a dog with the paws in a single minute. On March 22, which happened to be National Puppy Day, the talented dog that lives in Japan, did it again.

Always Wanted A Sleepover With Sharks? Then You May Want To Read This!

By Meera Dolasia on April 4, 2016
Always Wanted A Sleepover With Sharks? Then You May Want To Read This!

Here is some good news for those that are looking for adventure in their lives. Peer-to-peer rental site Airbnb is accepting applications for people that are brave enough to spend a night inside the shark tank at France's Aquarium de Paris.

Get Ready For Some Fun — April Fool's Day Is Almost Here!

By Meera Dolasia on March 29, 2016
Get Ready For Some Fun — April Fool's Day Is Almost Here!

For those that enjoy pranks, there is no better day than April 1. Also known as 'Fool's Day' it is the one day of the year when light-hearted tricks are not just accepted but welcomed! Nobody knows how this fun tradition started. Some think it began in 1582 when the world moved away from the Julian calendar, (which started the new year in April) to the current Gregorian calendar. Others think it was to celebrate the onset of spring

Video Of The Week — Gorillas Love Egg Hunts Too!

By Meera Dolasia on March 28, 2016
Video Of The Week — Gorillas Love Egg Hunts Too!

If you think Easter egg hunts are meant only for humans, think again. At Ohio's Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, even the animals join in the fun. On Saturday, March 19, park officials organized the annual egg hunt for the resident western lowland gorillas by hiding brightly colored boiled eggs and other treats inside their enclosure.

Easter Celebrations That Go Beyond Egg Rolls And Easter Bunnies

By Meera Dolasia on March 24, 2016
Easter Celebrations That Go Beyond Egg Rolls And Easter Bunnies

Easter weekend is upon us! For most of you, that means going to an egg roll or two, meeting the Easter bunny, participating in parades and best of all binging on delicious foods like honey-baked ham and potatoes with friends and family. It turns out that not all countries celebrate this important Christian holiday with these traditions. They have their own rituals which may not include egg hunts and Easter bunnies, but are equally fun!

This Thursday, Celebrate Holi — The Original Color Run

By Meera Dolasia on March 22, 2016
This Thursday, Celebrate Holi — The Original Color Run

On Thursday, March 24, the streets of India will be awash with color as residents celebrate the spring festival of Holi. The annual event that is the inspiration behind the 'color runs' in the US, is observed on the last full moon day of the lunar month, Phalguna (in the Hindu calendar). However, unlike the copycat runs, festival participants do not have to compete in five or ten-kilometer races to have fun. All they have to do is take to the streets early in the morning and chant "Holi Hai" (It's Holi) while dousing strangers and friends alike, with colored powder.

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