At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
On Fridays, we ask a bunch of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...
The story behind 'Al Shamshoon.'
To pilfer one of the oldest jokes in the book means dusting off the Philogelos (meaning "Laughter Lover"), a Greek anthology of more than 200 jokes from the fourth or fifth century.
Do you ever go on such an epic internet rant you just feel you’ve run out of words with which to hammer your enemies?
Clouds and fog are not the same, but sometimes, when the fog is thick enough, it creates a fairy-tale illusion of a city built in the clouds.
Programmers and designers hid a number of goodies in Google Now.
Strunk & White for Spies.
Perhaps more than any other dinosaur, Iguanodon reveals how dramatically our perception of these amazing creatures has evolved—while reminding us how much we’ve yet to learn.
Can you imagine seeing any of these at your local pool or beach?
These 10 mega-companies own much of what you'll find in your local supermarket.
You may not know the names “Hillerich and Bradsby,” but you almost certainly know their most famous product—the Louisville Slugger.
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