Why These 11 Bands Wear Masks

Rudie Obias

If you’re the type of artist that cares more about the art than the money and fame, then hiding your identity is the best way to keep your audience’s attention on the art rather than the superficial.

11 Playground Essentials They Don't Make Like They Used To

Kara Kovalchik

If you remember proudly displaying your stitches or plaster cast as a badge of honor after suffering a fall from the monkey bars, then you may also remember playing on some of this other equipment tha

Wednesday is New Comics Day

Rich Barrett

Every Wednesday, I highlight the five most exciting comic releases of the week. The list may include comic books, graphic novels, digital comics and webcomics.

11 Things You Might Not Know About Lipstick

Erika Wolf

This year marks the 90th anniversary of one of the world’s most popular cosmetics: The swivel-tube lipstick.

11 Common Words With Very Specific Meanings on Food Labels

Arika Okrent

Sometimes regular English words—words that have commonsense but slightly fuzzy meanings—must be defined more precisely for food labeling.

48 Things You Didn't Know Had Names

Jason English

So that's what you call it!

3 Insanely Important Crops You've Never Heard Of

Chris Higgins

How to Fly a Hot Air Balloon

If you want to pick up a really interesting hobby – and a certification along the way – here’s how to get the best view of the local landscape.

Morning Cup of Links: World Response to 9/11

Miss Cellania

5 Questions: First Responders

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11 Clearly Awesome Things

Amanda Green

Transparent gear? We see right through that gimmick ... and we like it.

11 Unsuccessful Animated Versions of Hit TV Shows

Adrienne Crezo

There was a time when it seemed like a good idea to create animated spin-offs for hit live-action TV shows. That time has passed.

The Late Movies: The First 6 Episodes of Rin Tin Tin

Erica Palan

8 Weekly World News Headlines that Turned Out to be True

Therese Oneill

The WWN took each ridiculous claim it was presented with as unshakable truth.

Those Magnificent Ladies in Their Flying Machines

Miss Cellania