The inventors of Bubble Wrap were originally trying to make plastic wallpaper.
Actually, the poem is posted in the corridor between the Port Authority subway station and the Times Square subway station.
Though Hollywood studios develop films separately, sometimes movies that are eerily similar will be released in the same calendar year.
Matt Soniak answers today's Big Question.
With the Sochi Olympics underway in Russia, we thought we'd take a look back at some of the Winter Games' wildest and most unpredictable moments. Each of these wins gold for insanity.
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Radioactive junkyards remain dangerous for millennia. So how do you keep future generations from all that toxic trash? With a sign, of course!
On February 8, 1914, famed cartoonist Winsor McCay demonstrated before a live audience his considerable talents “controlling” Gertie, the “only dinosaur in captivity.” A theatrical release followed, w
Here are a collection of sketches that never got the full "Live from New York" treatment—for one reason or another.