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June 12, 1970: An MLB Pitcher Throws a No-Hitter While Tripping on Acid

Jake Rossen

He threw wild, beaned batters, and lost all sense of time, but Dock Ellis still pitched a no-hitter while high on LSD.

14 Deep Facts About 'The Hunt for Red October'

Eric D Snider

Some Srs Bsns: Are Words Without Vowels Rlly More Efficient?

Gretchen McCulloch

Watch This Peaceful Footage of Jellyfish Floating By

Rebecca OConnell

Photographer Alex Soloviev tells us how he captured his jellyfish subjects without getting a drop of water on him.

7 Lights-Out Facts About Baseball's First Perfect Game

Hannah Keyser

On this day in 1880, Lee Richmond of the Worcester Ruby Legs twirled baseball's first-ever perfect game.

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Q&A: Jack Horner on Creating a Genetically Modified Dinosaur for 'Jurassic World'

Erin McCarthy

The genetic-hybrid dinosaur Jack Horner created for 'Jurassic World' is lot more terrifying than his own (still hypothetical) dino-chicken.

15 Things You Should Know About 'The Death of Marat'

Kristy Puchko

Learn more about Jacques-Louis David's morbid masterpiece.

Your Health Could be Connected to Your Birth Month

Sonia Weiser

Your birth month might affect more than just your daily horoscope.

How Much DNA Is There in the World?

Shaunacy Ferro

Storing all the genetic information on Earth would require 1 sextillion of the world’s most powerful supercomputers.

Make Strange Stories from Your Pictures with Word Camera

Arika Okrent

Check Out This LEGO-Themed Wedding Cake

Rebecca OConnell

15 Wonderfully Wise Quotes From Judy Blume

Caitlin Schneider

Just a few of our favorite thoughts about books, writing, and life from the iconic author.

Eating Brains Helped a Tribe Evolve a Genetic Resistance to Some Brain Diseases

Caitlin Schneider

Eating brains killed some tribe members, but it helped others evolve a genetic resistance to a prion disease that could be the key to unlocking the mysteries of dementia.

This Website Reads Through Terms of Service For You

Hannah Keyser

The perfect website for anyone who clicks "Agree" without reading the fine print (a.k.a. everyone).