Posts tagged "sharks"

Badass Shark Scientist Eugenie Clark Dies At Age 92

At age 17, during her interview to apply to Columbia University, Dr. Eugenie Clark was told by the dean: "Well, we can admit you to Columbia ... but I can tell by looking at you that after we put in all our time and money to give you an education, you're going to get married…

By: Katrin Higher / March 1, 2015

Rihanna Swims With Sharks, Looks Flawless in Harper’s Bazaar

Here is a picture of Rihanna lounging in the mouth of a giant shark from Harper Bazaar's March cover story. The interview is also pretty great. This is my favorite bit: LB: How do you feel about censorship on social media? Should the nipple be truly free? R: The C-word?!!! I don't even know how to spell that.

By: Megan Reynolds / February 5, 2015

World, Meet The Sharkini

The sharkini, inspired perhaps by a certain Ian Ziering-helmed SyFy movie thriller, is a bathing suit that send a vital message: Be careful in the water, okay? The Sharkini retails for around a $100, but its value as a walking PSA is priceless. [Store Envy] Apparently, the designer of this swimsuit, Bad Aby Designs, ripped…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 26, 2013

6 Things I Learned From Watching The Amazing Sharks-Plus-Tornadoes Movie “SharkNado”

Did you watch the Ian Ziering-helmed SyFy ridiculousness that is "SharkNado" last night? Because I did! And it was … amazing! And … informative! And I think I might be ready to pursue a career as a meteoranimalogist (that's the guy who predicts the next and latest combo-predatory animal/extreme weather). For anybody who for some…

By: Julie Gerstein / July 12, 2013

Inspiration Board: Celebrate Shark Week In Style!

It's Shark Week, the annual Discovery Channel celebration of all things shark-y. Lord knows we love an underwater predator that can't ever stop moving lest it die -- especially one in possession of multiple rows of glistening killer teeth. In celebration of the mighty shark and the terror it unleashes upon summer swimmers -- specifically…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 3, 2011

AC/DC Is The Preferred Music Of Sharks

After a long day of swimming and preying on sea life, sharks need to take a load off just like us humans. Instead of watching massive amounts of reality TV (not that I've ever done that), researchers have found that sharks enjoy some tunes to help them relax. According to a team studying the effect…

By: Ami Angelowicz / June 2, 2011

Your Vagina Is Like A Shark

Nothing makes a lady feel as sexy as being told that her vagina is like a shark. In this funny vaginal education video, we learn that part of our natural vag lube has the same ingredient found in sharks' livers. Awesome! I would like to thank this video for making me terrified of my ow…

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 1, 2010