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What Determines What Your Voice Sounds Like?

Kevin Kampwirth

As a marker of singularity, our voices are as effective as our fingerprints.

The Late Movies: The Evolution of Bugs Bunny

Erica Palan

Come Join Us on the Road!

Jason English

26 Fantastic Examples of Star Wars Cosplay

Jill Harness

When it comes to cosplay, one of the most common inspirations is Star Wars. And with good reason—it's one of the most iconic, best loved, and immediately recognizable franchises in the world.

The Missing Links: A Great Way to Lose Everything

Colin Patrick

100-Year-Old Hairstyle Trends for Hairstyle Appreciation Day

Jennifer M Wood

Paying tribute to century-old hairdos (and don’ts).

Britain’s “Big Cat” Conundrum

Roma Panganiban

Thinking of the wild English countryside might conjure up images of manor houses, green fields, and secret gardens, Lions, tigers, and bears are from a different kind of story—but that's not actu

8 Tattoos of M.C. Escher Art

Miss Cellania

T-Shirt Tuesday: May the Mass x Acceleration Be With You

Erin McCarthy

11 Spam Comments That Look Like Drunk Thesauruses (And Why)

Arika Okrent

Nothing is certain but death, taxes, and spam comments on your blog.

Brain Game: All Together Now

Sandy Wood

Why Did Egyptian Pharaohs Wear False Beards?

Mark Mancini

Pharaohs were normally meticulous shavers, according to most archaeologists and historians. So why did they wear false beards while eliminating real ones?

The Late Movies: Supercut Central

Kaitlyn Boettcher

World War I Centennial: Germany Promises to Respect Belgian Neutrality, Austria-Hungary Mobilizes Against Montenegro

Erik Sass

6 Surprising Examples of Human Vestigiality

Kevin Kampwirth

People have speculated over the nature of seemingly useless physical characteristics in living things for thousands of years.