Moptu: What are we? Social media for articles. It's that simple.
See an article on the web or read it on Moptu.
Share it on Moptu: It is seen by your friends, family, everyone.
Discuss it with others that share your interests.

Highlights

Miscellaneous | Judaism

7 Paradoxes About the Sukkah That Help Us Break Through Illusions

We depend on our touchstones: psychological security, a stable income, protection from crime. Clothing, food, warm shelter

Recipes | Recipes

Meta Given's Pumpkin Pie Recipe on Food52

Caramelizing the pumpkin puree means that this is a pie with guts, one that won't just sit there phoning in the pumpkin flavor, burying it under lots of spice. But its genius is much more than that. You don't have to blind bake the crust. You use

Miscellaneous | Judaism

Flying Rocks, Palm Fronds, And The Soul Of Sukkot

It’s 2019 and here we are, educated people, carrying around palm fronds and a citron while the rest of the world is busy being productive. What’s with the Jews and their stubborn insistence on living in a world of superstitions and anachronisms?

Gaming | Pokemon Go

Regigigas, Shiny Regi Trio and Shiny Skarmory are coming to Pokémon GO | Pokemon GO Hub

Trainers, this is a massive update so take your time to ingest all of it. First, Regirock, Regice and Registeel are returning to Pokémon GO – for a brief time! From November 1 to November 4, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in your local time zone, Regirock, Regice,

Recipes | Dessert Recipes

Best Ever Italian Wedding Cookie - Recipe | Hardcore Italians Blog

These cookies are a fun way to enjoy any occasion! They have a light consistency and a sweet buttery flavor! Enjoy!

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

This photographer wrangles his pet cats to create surreal family vacation photos

Photo retoucher Jim Lind's cats wind up in (mock) precarious situations in "Family Vacation."

Recipes | Recipes

Milk Bread Recipe

Soft as clouds, white as snow, Japanese milk bread is the tender everyday loaf we want to bake right now.

Psychology | Health & Wellbeing

The Immune System Plays an Important Part in Memory and the Brain

Study adds fuel to growing evidence that the immune system does more than fight disease. Paul Biegler reports.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Paul Rudd recalls embarrassing Jennifer Aniston moment during final episode of Friends

Paul Rudd has revealed an embarrassing moment he experienced while filming the final-ever episode of Friends.  Rudd, who starred as Phoebe Buffay’s (Lisa Kudrow) boyfriend and eventual husband Mike Hannigan on the hit sitcom, appeared on the Graham Norton

News | Local News Articles

State water testing reveals traces of cancer-causing chemicals

It's something almost everyone thinks about -- how safe is the water I'm drinking?

    Recipes | Recipes

    Low Point Creamy Chicken Enchilada Soup

    This Low Point Chicken Enchilada Soup is filled with chicken, corn, beans, tomatoes, two kinds of cheeses, and topped with your favorite soup toppings.    It's the beginning of soup season-Now is the perfect time

    Politics | Politics

    Gov. Newsom Signs Law Allowing Californians Living in U.S. Illegally to Serve on Government Boards

    California lawmakers continued the state’s expansion of rights and protections this year for immigrants who enter the country illegally, with laws signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom allowing them to serve on government boards and commissions and banning arrest

    Recipes | Dessert Recipes

    Slow-Cooker Hot Cocoa Is The Best Way To Cozy Up This Winter

    Your slow cooker is your secret for the easiest, richest hot cocoa for a crowd.

    Recipes | Recipes

    Spatchcock Chicken Recipe (VIDEO) - NatashasKitchen.com

    This Spatchcock Chicken recipe is our favorite way to bake a whole chicken. Every part of the roasted chicken turns out juicy and flavorful with the garlic herb butter. A quick and easy one-pan dinner with minimal prep! Watch the video and learn how to sp

    Recipes | Recipes

    French Apple Cake

    It's interesting that there are so many views of Paris, which you notice if you follow the variety of voices that write about life in the city. I tend to find all the quirks and report on the sardonic side of things, which for some reason, always find the

    Music | Music

    JUNGLE CRUISE Trailer Brings Another Disney Ride To Adventurous Life - Nerdist

    Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson star in the upcoming adventure film Jungle Cruise, based on the Disney parks ride of the same name.

      Recipes | Cooking/Recipes

      The BEST Drunken Noodles Recipe & Video - Seonkyoung Longest

      Jump to Recipe·Print Recipe You’ve been waiting long enough for my drunken noodles recipe! The BEST Drunken Noodles recipe is right here no need to look around any more! Mix…

      Food & Drink | Food & Drink

      Libby’s just made a big change to its classic pumpkin pie recipe

      Libby's go-to pumpkin pie recipe for many Thanksgivings has been updated for the first time since XX.

      Business & Finance | Career Advice

      Being Busy Is Eliminating the Joys of Shared Free Time - The Atlantic

      Our unpredictable and overburdened schedules are taking a dire toll on American society.

      Music | Music

      The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s! | Pitchfork

      The records that made the decade, starring Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, Bon Iver, Solange, Lana Del Rey, and many more

      Business & Finance | Advertising/Marketing

      Nvidia uses federated learning to create medical imaging AI | VentureBeat

      Nvidia is applying federated learning to medical imaging, a way to protect patient privacy without the need to remove data from hospital servers or devices.

      Home Improvement | DIY

      29 Clever Convertible Furniture Pieces That Were Made For Small-Space Living | POPSUGAR Home

      My tiny apartment fits just about everything I need, but from time to time, I wish I had the extra room for a home office or an extra bed for guests.

      Psychology | Psychology

      Neuroscience shows that our gut instincts about only children are right

      Kids with no siblings get all their parents' attention, but are their brains different?

      Family & Parenting | Parenting

      Best Children’s Libraries in the USA

      From special kids programming to incredible sculptures, these libraries make sure kids get a whole lot more than story time.

      Science & Technology | Tech News

      The Best New Features of watchOS 6

      While not all of the features of watchOS 6 work on every model, some of the core features can bring new life. Let's look at some of the best new features.

      Recipes | Comfort Food

      Delicious Chicken Pot Pie Recipes!

      From classic chicken pot pie to new chicken pot pie ideas, like making a cornbread topping, get all the best chicken pot pie recipes at Food & Wine.

      Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

      Open Sukkah Offers Holiday Home To Weary Travelers, City Dwellers In Israel

      'Airbnb for sukkahs' connects hosts from Tasmania to Saskatoon with those who don't have a hut in which to celebrate festival. | NoCamels

      Science & Technology | Tech

      Steve Jobs Was Wrong About Computers (And We're Paying For It Right Now) | Inc.

      Sometimes, entrepreneurs can be taken over by wishful thinking. Even the great ones.

      Politics | Politics

      A New Dark Age: California’s Blackouts Are Self-Inflicted

      Now, in large parts of California, if you want to keep the lights on during the blackouts, you better have a flashlight or a gas lamp. Twenty-first century green dreams have led to 19th-century realities.

      Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

      Parkinson’s May Begin in Gut and Spread to the Brain Via the Vagus Nerve

      A major epidemiological registry-based study from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital indicates that Parkinson's disease begins in the gastrointestinal tract; the study is the largest in

      News | Animal Links

      New Research Shows Great apes Have Abstract Empathic Thinking Like Humans

      Study shows they can anticipate others’ actions, an ability thought to be uniquely human. Tanya Loos reports.

        Entertainment | Entertainment

        Robert Forster Dead: Resurgent Oscar Nominee From 'Jackie Brown' Was 78 | Hollywood Reporter

        Robert Forster, the stalwart leading man whose Oscar-nominated performance as a bail bondsman in Quentin Tarantino's 'Jackie Brown' made for one of Hollywood's most heartwarming comeback stories, has died. He was 78.

        Science & Technology | Tech

        Scam Alert: New Phone Scam Uses a Real Text From Your Bank to Trick You | Mental Floss

        If you get a call from someone claiming to be your bank, you should always be cautious. Here are some tactics one new phone scam uses to trick people.

        Food & Drink | Food

        32 Italian Desserts We Love | Food & Wine

        Italian dessert recipes, from pumpkin-gingersnap tiramisù and creamy rose panna cotta to biscotti and parfaits.

        Science & Technology | Tech

        How to Geotag a Photo in the macOS Photos App

        Geotagging allows you to add geographical identification metadata to photographs right in macOS's Photos app – even if your camera didn't. Here's how!

        Recipes | Recipes!

        Best Roasted Chicken Recipes – Baked Chicken Dishes | Food & Wine

        Roast chicken recipes include Julia Child's favorite roast chicken and juicy honey-and-lemon-glazed roast chicken. Plus more roast chicken recipes.

        Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

        How to Be Optimistic: It'll Help You Live Longer

        Pessimists may suspect this finding, but researchers who tracked the health outcomes of thousands of adults across many years found optimists were much more likely to reach 85. Optimism is teachable.

        Psychology | Psychology

        Slow walkers have slower minds, scientists reveal

        William Blake did it dreamily, Sigmund Freud languidly, and Albert Einstein almost religiously.

        Pets & Animals | Animals!

        Dog Breaks Through Neighbor's Fence - The Dodo

        “It made me happy to see them so happy. Just neighbors being neighborly.”

        Pets & Animals | Animals

        Snakehead fish that can breathe air, survive on land found in Georgia

        An invasive northern snakehead fish was found in a pond, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division confirmed.

        Business & Finance | Business

        Seven Lessons For Early-Stage Startup CTOs

        While CTOs at early-stage startups are seen as the technology visionaries, the reality is, their roles and decisions truly revolve around making the business successful. The key is understanding that technology is a tool and not the destination.

        Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

        I saved $300,000 by 26—and doing these 5 unusual things helped me save like crazy

        From switching jobs without the all the "right" qualifications to staying in hostels with up to 15 beds per room, making a few lifestyle changes made an enormous difference in my finances.