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September 22, 2019

Hurricane Andrew, Katrina, Harvey – why are storms given human names? As a personal name enthusiast I’ve always wondered this myself, so I did a little research over at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Center. Before hurricanes had names, they were identified by their original latitude-longitude which could get very cumbersome, especially when the storm information had to be communicated over short wave and public radio! [Read more...]

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September 20, 2019

This morning, TODAY co-anchor Carson Daly shared some very exciting news. He announced that his wife Siri is pregnant with their fourth child!

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Oh baby! 👶 This morning’s PopStart was an exciting one as @carsondaly shared that his wife @siriouslydelicious is pregnant! [Read more...]

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September 19, 2019

Times are changing in 2019 and we are here for it! Audrey Gelman, the CEO and co-founder of The Wing, a women-focused coworking space, has just become the first visibly pregnant CEO to grace the cover of a business magazine.

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I am honored to be featured on the cover of @incmagazine’s female founders issue and to be the first visibly pregnant CEO on the cover of a business magazine. [Read more...]

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September 18, 2019

Actor Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria took to Instagram today to announce some very exciting news. The couple is expecting their fifth child together!

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When you’ve had so many babies, 6 minutes pregnant = looking like 6 months pregnant 🤦🏻‍♀️🤰🏻🍉

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The announcement comes just a few months after they shared Hilaria had suffered a miscarriage. [Read more...]

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