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Why Are Yawns Contagious?

D.J. MacLennan

20 Words That Don’t Mean What They Used To

Paul Anthony Jones

It’s to be expected that the words we use will change and develop over time.

Blood Donors in Sweden Are Notified Every Time Their Blood is Used

Rebecca OConnell

Blood donation just got a lot more interactive.

Study Indicates Ants May Feel Self-Doubt

Hannah Keyser

5 Questions: "Knock" It Off

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George Washington’s Incredible Hair Routine

Caitlin Schneider

America's Founding Fathers had some truly defining locks, but we tend to think of those well-coiffed white curls—with their black ribbon hair ties and perfectly-managed frizz—as being wigs.

15 Things You Should Know About 'The Last Supper'

Kristy Puchko

Little-known details about one of the most admired, and most reproduced, paintings in the world.

Single Border Countries

Can you name the countries that are only bordered by one other country?

European Supermarket's Perfume Makes You Smell Like a Barbecue

Shaunacy Ferro

Lidl's Eau de Grill is designed to evoke memories of Finnish cookouts.

5 Facts About Pitcairn Island

Sonia Weiser

The Origin Story of the Ballpoint Pen

Hannah Keyser

Hungarian brothers László and György Bíró are credited with inventing the pen we still use today.

Watch How One Stuntman Gets Ready to be Set on Fire

Hayley Harding

Science Proves the Supreme Power of Bassists

Caitlin Schneider

Humans are better at following a rhythm when it's low pitched.

15 Magical Facts About 'Wicked'

Stacy Conradt

The beloved musical first opened on June 10, 2003 in San Francisco.

Business Cat Hired as Director of Communications at Internet Startup

Rebecca OConnell

This could very well be the purr-fect marketing scheme.