Quotes of the Week: Arrow, HTGAWM, Riverdale, Single Parents and More

With only a few hours left until the People’s Choice Awards air on E!, we’d like to hand out some accolades of our own. (But we’re skipping the nominees and going straight to the winners, because rules were made to be broken.) This time around, our Quotes of the Week gallery includes Riverdale‘s time warp, Maggie’s […]

Big transistor senses the arrival of a single molecule

Enlarge / Maybe you can detect a single molecule with pen and paper, but it’s hard in real-life physics. (credit: SSPL/Getty Images) In science, there are results that are ho-hum and results that make everyone go ooooh. (There are also a few ho-hum results that still make everyone go ooooh.) In physics, that last category […]

Single Parents Video: Angie and Poppy Talk Sleepovers (Adult and Otherwise)

When you’re a single mom, sleepovers can be both blessing and curse. Allow Single Parents‘ Poppy and Angie to explain. In this exclusive sneak peek at Wednesday’s episode (ABC, 9:30/8:30c), the women discuss how the nights that their kids spend at friends’ houses allow for the moms to have a little co-ed social time  — aka […]

11 Smart Pieces of Advice to Help You Thrive as a Single Mother

Becoming a mother is one of the most difficult challenges a woman can take on in her life. Whether this happens the “natural” way, with the help of science, or through adoption, being in charge of nurturing another human being is a herculean task to take on. Typically, when we think about parenthood, we imagine […]

5 online clothing, shoe, and jewelry startups that drop new products every single week of the year — Including Everlane, M.Gemi, and Mejuri

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. Pressured by increasing competition and new online shopping habits, fast fashion retailers pump out trendy and cheap clothing, shoes, and accessories at impressive rates, but often at the […]

22 regional Russian leaders including Moscow mayor to be chosen by voters on single election day

Russian citizens go to the polls on Sunday to elect the heads of 22 regions, including the mayor of the capital, Moscow. They will also elect lawmakers in 16 regional legislatures and thousands of municipal councils. The Moscow mayoral elections are probably the most important event of election day, with five candidates running for the […]

One of India’s Biggest Airlines Is Hiring Flight Attendants… But Only If They’re Under 30, Female and Single

SpiceJet Hiring Flight Attendants With Specific Requirements Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all […]

Russia is down to a single female cosmonaut, and she may never fly

Enlarge / Russia’s newest class of cosmonauts is all male. (credit: Roscosmos) The Russian space program gets a lot of credit for flying the first woman in space. In fact, the Soviet Union flew the first two women: Valentina Tereshkova in 1963 and Svetlana Savitskaya in 1982. NASA waited until the space shuttle era before […]

Gene editing crunches an organism’s genome into single, giant DNA molecule

Enlarge / Individual chromosomes (right) have a complex organization when packed inside a cell’s nucleus (left). (credit: Thomas Ried/NIH) Complex organisms have complex genomes. While bacteria and archaea keep all of their genes on a single loop of DNA, humans scatter them across 23 large DNA molecules called chromosomes; chromosome counts range from a single […]

Did a single typo screw up the AI in ‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’?

In case you need help selecting an old game to spend the weekend with, it might be a good time to revisit 2013’s Aliens: Colonial Marines. In a one-star review written when it was released, Xav de Matos called out the game’s AI as a problem and said: “Enemy encounters feature stunningly moronic xenomorphs that […]