The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
Say hello to what may just be the loneliest planet in the universe.
A hydrophonic vertical growing system, designed by Windowfarms, in the museum's Weston Pavilion.
Today would have been Claude Monet’s 172nd birthday, so in honor of one of the world’s most influential impressionists, here are a few tributes to his famous works of art.
1. Land of Misfit
This is the third installment of legendary monsters of North America, as everyone has their local favorite -or has even seen one of these creatures!
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Looking for a bargain on Roman soldiers and carrier pigeons? Fire up the time machine and hit these auctions.
1. Ronald Reagan’s
Lincoln, Steven Spielberg's take on the final four months of our 16th president's life as he struggled to pass the amendment that abolished slavery, hits theaters this week.
In large swaths of the U.S.
Have you ever seen the moon floating above the horizon of your city, and noticed that it looked oddly huge? I sure have.
Remember the old kids' joke "Why can't a hand be 12 inches long?
The Toronto Blue Jays and Miami Marlins pulled off a blockbuster deal on Tuesday night that sends Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, and others to Toronto in exchange for several young players an
How many Princess Bride references can you fit into a half-hour show about football? Here are the highlights.
A Swedish TV ad for who-knows-what features skydiving cats in formation.
Why is English spelling so messed up?
I’ve recently started watching the classic sitcom Cheers from the start of the series.