What to Watch: Ignored (Movie) Scientists Who Predict Doom, ‘Tiger King’ and the Amazon Series ‘Tales from the Loop’

By Don Steinberg and Chris Kornelis April 1, 2020 3:12 pm ET Between existing streaming platforms ( Netflix, Amazon, Apple TV) and dozens of new ones (what’s Pluto?) there has never been so much to see and so little time—even in quarantine. There aren’t just new movies and shows, but an array of old (and … Read more

Too Much Hand-Washing? Here Are the Best Moisturizers.

RUB-A-DUB DRY While diligent handwashing is unavoidable right now, it can age your hands. Illustration: Yana Potter By Fiorella Valdesolo March 31, 2020 3:32 pm ET RIGOROUS AND repeated hand-washing, sequential squirts of hand sanitizer, latex gloves in public. Covid-19 has certainly focused our attention on the benefits of clean paws, but our hands are … Read more

Thieves Steal Van Gogh Painting From Museum Shut by Coronavirus

A painting by Vincent Van Gogh, ‘Parish Garden in Nuenen, Spring,’ was stolen from the Laren Museum in the Netherlands, where it was on loan. Photo: marten de leeuw/groninger museum/EPA/Shutterstock By Updated March 30, 2020 5:56 pm ET In a brash overnight robbery, thieves stole a painting by Vincent Van Gogh from a Dutch museum … Read more

Parents Created Kid Schedules After Coronavirus Closed Schools. That Didn’t Last.

By Sumathi Reddy March 30, 2020 12:00 pm ET Daniel Chancellor’s sample weekly schedule for his 10-year-old son started out earnestly—reflecting the hopes of so many parents who suddenly found themselves isolated at home with their children, often while juggling full-time jobs. Monday included blocks for chores, creativity, outdoor time and “lunch and learn.” Things … Read more

A Network Tries to Mash Up TV Style and YouTube’s Youth

Mash Up TV Style and YouTube’s Youth, Annie LeBlanc is like a lot of American teenagers: When the 15-year-old is not with her boyfriend, she likes hanging out with friends, watching movies and sharing updates with her Instagram followers—all 8.6 million of them. Ms. LeBlanc has been on YouTube for the better part of a … Read more