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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).

Do You Have an Ear for Quality Audio?

Caitlin Schneider

Ride Out Summer on an Awesome Geodesic Swing

Shaunacy Ferro

Kodama Zomes are the perfect place to lounge in style.

Haunted Mansion For Sale in Upstate New York

Caitlin Schneider

It's a steal! As long as you don't mind dealing with ghosts.

The Fastest Growing Town in Every State

Alvin Ward

Americans Waste a Whole Lot of Food

Sonia Weiser

Americans waste a lot of food—and not just bread crusts and scraps from the dinner table.

11 Prickly Facts about Porcupines

Yelena Melnichenko

Porcupines might be considered a prickly bunch, but they're pretty cute once you learn more about them.

The Missing Links: R.I.P. Christopher Lee

Colin Patrick

Eerie Polaroids From the Set of ‘The Shining’

Shaunacy Ferro

Behind-the-scenes photos of Jack Nicholson on the set of Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece

The Science Behind Why People Hate the Word 'Moist'

Shaunacy Ferro

Warning: This article contains lots and lots of mentions of the word "moist." Moist.

8 Futuristic Password Replacements (6 Use Your Body)

Jessica Hullinger

From your brain to your stomach acid, your body's unique physical signature may be the key to password security in the future.

The 'Good Will Hunting' Script's Hidden Secret

Simon Brew

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck turned down major studios to make Good Will Hunting with Miramax. Here's the reason why.

The Competitive Eater Who Helped Bring Back Crystal Pepsi

Nick Greene

The classic soda is making a comeback—thanks to a persistent YouTube star and a whole bunch of vomit.