Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a writer, editor, and curator of fine comic strip art. (Except Garfield.) His byline can be found within the pages of The New York Times, ESPN.com, Wired.com and a slew of health and fitness-related publications.

History
The Female Jiu-Jitsu Crew That Defended Feminists in 1900s London
Food
Finally, a Toaster Tough Enough for Bacon
History
The Hidden Room Behind Mount Rushmore
History
The Top-Secret Inauguration of Rutherford B. Hayes
Live Smarter
Infographic: 10 Popular Health Myths, Debunked
#tbt
Doll Wars: When Barbie Dragged Sindy Into Court
Movies
9 Hardened Facts About Charles Bronson
Science
Soft, Implantable Robots May Help Ailing Hearts
History
New Evidence Suggests D.B. Cooper's Tie May Help Solve a 45-Year Mystery
Movies
When Roddy McDowall Was Busted by the FBI for Pirating Films
History
12 Historic Facts About Martin Luther King Jr.
Booze
Jack Daniel's Wants You to Drink Whiskey-Flavored Coffee
Live Smarter
Cotton Swabs Officially Declared Bad for Your Ears
#tbt
When Bond Battled Bond at the 1983 Box Office
News
This Bumble Bee Just Became an Endangered Species
Technology
The AI That's Learning to Diagnose Health Issues
Movies
When Roger Ebert Made an X-Rated Movie
Science
How Physicians Care for Patients in the Most Isolated Place on Earth
Medicine
The 'Tree Man' of Bangladesh Gets His Hands Back
Food
Amazon Fresh and More Online Grocers Will Soon Accept Food Stamps
Video Games
The Game Boy Returns, With a Twist
TV
10 Events Correctly Predicted by 'The Simpsons'
Live Smarter
Infographic: The Dirtiest Surfaces in Hotel Rooms
#tbt
A Cool History of Cookie Puss
List
15 Uses for Obsolete Technology
Technology
Meet the Smart Bed That Warms Your Feet
Books
Let Tom Hardy Read You a Bedtime Story
TV
12 Elementary Facts About 'Sherlock'
Live Smarter
5 Questions to Ask Your Auto Mechanic
List
15 Fitness Tips From 1800s Bodybuilder Eugen Sandow That Are Still Good Today
TV
The Dark Side: An Oral History of 'The Star Wars Holiday Special'
Movies
15 Surprising Actors Considered for 'Star Wars'
List
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Private Investigators
Live Smarter
Is an Extended Car Warranty Worth the Money?
Gift Guide
11 Brilliant Gifts for the Coffee (or Tea) Enthusiast in Your Life
History
James Edgar, the Pioneering Department Store Santa
TV
14 Blockheaded Facts About 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'
History
A History of the Flying Santas Who Brought Christmas to Lighthouses
Medicine
This Medical Gun Treats Burns With the Patient's Own Skin Cells
Music
Jamming with the Boston Typewriter Orchestra
Music
California Town Drops a Piano Every Year Just for Fun
Animals
Chimps Recognize Butts the Way Humans Recognize Faces
Gift Guide
11 Brilliant Gifts for the Star Wars Fan in Your Life
Big Question
Why Are Poinsettias Associated with Christmas?
Technology
Amazon Will Open a Grocery Store With No Checkout Lines
History
A.C. Gilbert, the Toymaker Who (Actually) Saved Christmas
#tbt
Bad Beef: Remembering Burger King's Infamous "Where's Herb?" Campaign
Live Smarter
The Most Googled Ailments, By Region
List
The Stories Behind 12 Outrageous Neiman Marcus Holiday Gifts
Video Games
Nintendo Theme Parks to Power Up in Orlando, Hollywood, and Osaka
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