Using only Uber or Lyft is cheaper than owning a car for 25% of Americans — here’s how to know if you apply

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Ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft free up millions of Americans from having to own a car to get around. An analysis of the all-in costs of car ownership show that ridesharing alone could be more cost-effective in the long run.

The future will most likely be a mix of both ridesharing and ownership, since people still derive great value from having their own car.

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At 39, Is Lucy the Oldest Cat in the World?

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Lucy at large

What’s her secret? It must be something in the Fancy Feast.

Lucy, from Llanelli, South Wales, is a proud Gen X’er – in her time, she’s lived through eight prime ministers, a handful of wars, and the rise of the technological generation. But the years take a toll, and at 39 years old, Lucy’s gone deaf and probably has a bit of trouble getting up in the morning. But that’s all excusable when you consider Lucy is a feline…

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Ardi: Oldest Human Ancestor 4.4 Million Years Old

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Ardi – First Ape Woman

She lived at the dawn of a new era, when chimps and people began walking (or climbing) along their own evolutionary trails.  This is Ardi – the oldest member of the human family tree we’ve found so far.  Short, hairy and with long arms, she roamed the forests of Africa 4.4million years ago. (Pics)

 

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Elvis and Priscilla Barbie Doll Set is Unveiled

 Elvis and Priscilla Barbie Doll Set is Unveiled

This Saturday marks 31 years since Presley died at Graceland and the maker of Barbie is coming out with the first-ever Elvis and Priscilla Presley dolls.The dolls are wearing replica outfits of what the Presleys wore on their wedding day in Las Vegas in 1967. The Elvis doll is dressed in a black paisley print tuxedo with boutonniere and black boots. Priscilla’s doll is wearing a gown of white chiffon and satin, with tiara and veil. (Pics)

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