PETA once asked the Pet Shop Boys to consider changing their name to Rescue Shelter Boys.
In our Retrobituaries series, we highlight interesting people who are no longer with us. Today let's explore the life of Theodore Maiman, who died at 79 in 2007.
So you think you have the fortitude to learn Klingon? Let's find out.
No doubt most of us have heard that black and other dark objects are more absorbant and white and light objects are more reflective, but let’s start out by clarifying just what’s being absorbed and re
It’s our duty to tell you about these five things you might not have known were out to ruin your life.
Plenty of people are that dedicated to their favorite shows and there are tons of tattoos featuring TV show logos and characters out there.
If you were a ‘90s kid, you know some of these faces as surely as if they ate rectangle pizza and lettuce salad next to you in the cafeteria every day. But would you recognize them today?
Even for those of us with no use for fortune-telling, there’s something different about Tarot cards. Those peculiar pictures. That association with ancient, mystical knowledge.
Know someone who still thinks science is boring? Tell them to get a load of these five phenomena, which prove science can be as painfully poetic as a ghost falling in love with a cirrus cloud.
You'll be measuring things by the Wheaton in a jiffy.
Chinese characters are made up of strokes.
For as long as people have been speaking the English language, they’ve been deploying it to poke fun at one another.