At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
Advice the Chinese give their own countrymen on how to handle the peculiarities of American culture.
After realizing that there are a lot of taphophiles (cemetery and/or tombstone enthusiasts) out there, I’m finally putting my archive of interesting tombstones to good use.
On Fridays, we ask a series 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...
According to professional swordsmith Jake Powning, forging the 1000 swords that make up Westeros' Iron Throne could take around 700,000 hours—or about 80 years—using modern-day welding techniques
The latest Sesame Street Muppet was unveiled this Wednesday. Her name is Raya, and she's a 6-year old green monster.
Sure, you've heard of the Praying Mantis. But have you seen its cousin, the Spiny Flower Mantis?
Looking for George Lucas and Steven Spielberg's easter eggs.
If you want to know something about what makes people tick, investigate it with something people love—TV!
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