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How the Las Vegas 51s Got Their Name

Hannah Keyser

From now until Opening Day, we'll be taking a look at the stories behind some of the greatest team names in Minor League Baseball.

9 Weird and Wonderful Festivals in June

Miss Cellania

6 Books That Took Forever to Become Movies

Kate Erbland

While the current box office is positively glutted with remakes, reboots, re-imaginings, and a healthy dose of adapted material, not every book is rushed to the silver screen.

The Missing Links: Buy Pee-Wee's Bike

Colin Patrick

The 2014 Academy Awards Meme Roundup

Miss Cellania

7 Ways to Improve Your Online Dating Profile With the Power of Words

Arika Okrent

Last month, Wired did a study of dating profiles with the help of OkCupid and Match.com in order to assemble some tips on writing the perfect profile.

101 Amazing Facts

Jason English

Store these away for future trivia nights.

7 Cities That Have Their Own Currencies

Mark Mancini

There are a handful of currencies around the world that you can only spend in a single town or city. Here are seven of the best-known examples.

What's the Difference Between Antlers and Horns?

Kara Kovalchik

Morning Cup of Links: Rise of the Brave Tangled Frozen Dragons

Miss Cellania

5 Questions: Chili Recipe

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Take the Very First SAT

Erin McCarthy

With the College Board announcing major changes to the SAT, let's take a look at the very first test from 1926.

41 Brand Names Given to Drugs in The Wire

Jennifer M Wood

“Pandemic” isn’t the only illicit substance hitting the streets in David Simon’s Baltimore

10 Movie Star Strategies for Changing Your Name

Mark Juddery

In the Golden Years of Hollywood, it was almost essential for any movie star to change their name—unless they happened to be born with an instantly cool name like Errol Flynn or Clark Gable.

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

The most interesting new comics hitting comic shops, Comixology, Kickstarter and the web this week.