Recommended Reading: ‘Jane the Virgin,’ Problematic Faves, and The Second Shelf

Modern online media is all about the signal boost, so every Friday here at Flavorwire, we take a moment to spotlight some of the best stuff we’ve read online this week. Today, profiles of the women behind Jane The Virgin and The Second Shelf, one of our finest critics on the perils of contemporary criticism, […]

Emmerdale star Emma Atkins fears Charity Dingle will be CUT: 'There's a shelf life'

The actress, who has starred in Emmerdale for 18 years, confessed that Charity’s behaviour could lead to her departure. Over the years, fans of the long-running ITV soap have watched as the barmaid has tried to con several men out of their fortune and sold her own son. But in recent episodes, she has shown […]

China’s president had 2 books about artificial intelligence on his shelf in his New Year speech

YouTube/CCTV English Chinese President Xi Jinping has “The Master Algorithm” and “Augmented: Life in the Smart Lane” on his book shelf. The books describe some of the basic principles of machine learning and paint a vision for the future. China wants to become a world leader in the field of artificial intelligence by 2025. Every […]

New crack found in Antarctica ice shelf after 1 trillion ton iceberg breaks free

Published time: 20 Jul, 2017 21:55 An ice shelf in Antarctica is already showing a new crack, just a week after an iceberg dramatically broke free from the structure, according to researchers. The new rift was spotted by scientists from Project MIDAS who have been closely monitoring the Larsen C ice shelf and who first […]

Everyone can extend the shelf life of their fruits and vegetables with this simple kitchen tool

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Bed Bath & BeyondSpringtime means that those delicious perishables like strawberries, carrots, bananas, lettuce, pineapple, and more are all in-season, and therefore less expensive and likely more tasty […]