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This Sex Toy Simulates Oral Sex. Here's How It Actually Works.

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 02.21.2017 | Women

The final stage of global robot takeover is here: There’s a sex toy that simulates oral sex for women. OK, so maybe robots aren’t taking over the ...

5 Tips For Talking History To Your Kindergartener

Stephanie Dua and Keith Meacham | Posted 02.20.2017 | Education
Stephanie Dua and Keith Meacham

Presidents’ Day may have been established in 1885 to recognize the birthday of America’s first President, but most American families these days as...

Can We Measure the Earth's Age According to the Bible?

Quora | Posted 02.14.2017 | Science
Quora

Do you believe that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old according to science, or 6000 years old according to the Bible? originally appeared on Quora: t...

One Day U: Going Back to College for One Day

Renee Fisher | Posted 02.13.2017 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

You cannot make decisions about the future, without an understanding of the past. Our country is now stuck in the present moment, with no understandin...

The rise of violence in French Guiana has roots in the colonial past

The Conversation Global | Posted 02.11.2017 | Crime
The Conversation Global

Violent history of French Guiana could be one of the factors that explains today's high criminality in the region. Prison of Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni ,...

Keeping Perspective During Turbulent Times

David Blumenthal | Posted 02.10.2017 | Politics
David Blumenthal

At times of dramatic change in a nation’s history, fear and anxiety can become pervasive and overwhelming. Troubling visions of authoritarianism or ...

How black Americans protected fugitive slaves

The Conversation US | Posted 02.08.2017 | Black Voices
The Conversation US

By Barbara Krauthamer, University of Massachusetts Amherst Over the past few days, the national climate has grown increasingly tense over the issue o...

Legendary tennis coach joins sports heroines in book

Louis Bolling | Posted 02.01.2017 | Women
Louis Bolling

Two years ago, NCAA championship soccer coach Lincoln "Tiger" Phillips wrote, "I firmly believe that there are no strangers in life, only friends that...

This Black History Month, We Declare: 'We, Too, Are America'

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 02.02.2017 | Black Voices

February marks the launch of Black History Month, a time to recognize the central role and revolutionary work of black people in America. Historian Ca...

Trump Is Tainting All 44 Of His Predecessors

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 02.03.2017 | Politics
MJ Rosenberg

I have always been into American presidents. It started when I was in elementary school. I sent a get-well note to President Eisenhower following his ...

Immigrant Ban, 1921, 1924, 1939 Through 1943 -- A Family History

Alan Singer | Posted 01.30.2017 | Politics
Alan Singer

I strongly oppose the executive order banning refugees from war zones and immigrants and visitors from largely Muslim countries. As an American Jew, I want to share some of my family history.

#FredinChina: China boycotts Japanese hotel chain over Nanjing Massacre denials in a book

Fred Raillard | Posted 01.25.2017 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, Creative CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer with Farid Mokart of FRED & FARID, an independent creative boutique network bas...

Who Was Rumi and Why Was He Notable?

Quora | Posted 01.24.2017 | Arts
Quora

Who was Rumi and why was he notable? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people wi...

The Role of Luck, Accidents and Misjudgments in Wars and Politics

Jonathan Adelman | Posted 01.23.2017 | World
Jonathan Adelman

Luck, accidents and misjudgments, though often inglorious, have often proved important in wars and politics.

This is How Far Web Development Has Come in Twenty Years

Quora | Posted 01.18.2017 | Technology
Quora

What are the major milestones in Web Development over the last two decades? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compell...

A Trump White House Without A Pet Would Break A Long, Weird History

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.12.2017 | Politics

Though it’s a move that could land any PR-minded official in the doghouse, there’s a chance the Trump White House might take a paws on presidentia...

Trump's Cabinet Should Think Food

William Lambers | Posted 01.11.2017 | Politics
William Lambers

What should Donald Trump's new Cabinet be focused on when they take office in January? How about food? This does not mean we want the Trump Cabinet t...

10 Books About the Civil War for the History Buff in All of Us

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 01.17.2017 | Entertainment

If your idea of good reading involves stories about the Union and the Confederacy, then you’ll want to add these page-turners to your bookshelf or K...

'City of the Sun' Reveals True Middle East: Juliana Maio Speaks

Carol Ruth Weber | Posted 01.05.2017 | Entertainment
Carol Ruth Weber

When thinking of Egypt one normally would not equate the country as being friendly to those of Jewish faith or heritage. Juliana Maio, author, produce...

Why Trump? Why Brexit? Why Now?

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 01.05.2017 | Politics
Michael Rosenblum

It is too bad that we live in a world of collective amnesia. It is too bad that the History Channel no longer shows history, but prefers Reality TV shows. It is too bad that history is no longer taught in our schools.

What Will the Theme of Your Life Be in 2017?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 01.03.2017 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

By Kira M. Newman If your life were a movie, where would the plot be headed right now? You may not be immortalized in film anytime soon, but your l...

New Evidence Suggests Massive Fire Helped Sink The Titanic

The Huffington Post | Hayley Miller | Posted 01.03.2017 | World

A new documentary aims to sink a popular theory that the R.M.S. Titanic’s collision with an iceberg was the key factor in its historic demise. In ...

2017: The Beginning of the Era of Disruption

Daniel Wagner | Posted 01.01.2017 | World
Daniel Wagner

In this era of dramatic, rampant, and incessant political change, predictions about the future can no longer be based either on conventional wisdom or...

10 Notable Books Of 2016 On Black Women's History

Keisha N. Blain | Posted 12.31.2016 | Women
Keisha N. Blain

These books, which were all published in 2016, explore a range of topics including slavery, politics, and religion. Be sure to add them to your reading list for 2017.

How To Appreciate 2016

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.28.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

For those of you who look back and see 2016 as a year that felt like a trip through a scary haunted house in which, after you have narrowly avoided de...