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8 Summertime Treats We Should Bring Back

Gwendolyn Purdom

How about some water buffalo milk? Or smoked shoulder clod?

World-Class Chefs Are Using Olympic Village Leftovers to Feed the Hungry

Michele Debczak

The chef behind the world's best restaurant has found a way to give back.

Study Finds Dogs Prefer Praise Over Treats

Michele Debczak

Here's further evidence that the love between dogs and their owners is mutual.

Researcher Stages Cheeto Olympics for Birds

Kate Horowitz

The snack’s unnatural brightness made it easy for observers to track two species’ behavior from a distance.

12 Surprising Facts About Bela Lugosi

Mark Mancini

More than 80 years after he first donned a vampire’s cape, Lugosi's take on Count Dracula is still widely hailed as the definitive portrayal of this legendary fiend.

You Can Now Download 'GoldenEye 007' For Your PC

Andrew LaSane

Fans have spent a decade remaking the classic Nintendo 64 game.

Researchers Found a Way to Control Devices With Temporary Tattoos

Michele Debczak

Gold leaf tattoos have the potential to be more than just a trendy fashion statement.

Global Warming Could Make Our Beaches Saltier

Kate Horowitz

Researchers say the saltier water and sand could threaten coastal wildlife.

5 Facts About American Bobtail Cats

Kirstin Fawcett

The American Bobtail is a large, muscular cat with a “bobbed” tail that stems from a natural genetic mutation.

Meet America’s Underwater Hockey Team

Anna Green

We’ve all heard of ice hockey and street hockey, but did you know there’s also underwater hockey?

The U.S. Capitol Building Gets the LEGO Treatment

Andrew LaSane

The 1032-piece LEGO set is scheduled to release on September 1.

Nature's Best Buds: Timelapse Shows Bugs Crawling Over Blooming Flowers

Rebecca OConnell

The slow moving insects make the flowers look like they are blooming instantaneously.

What Are Those Screens in the Olympic Swimming Pools?


They look like underwater TV screens. They aren't.

Morning Cup of Links: The Mad Potter of Biloxi

Miss Cellania

Great links to start a great day!

5 Sparkling Facts About Sequins

Andrew LaSane

The fashion staple has ties to King Tut, Leonardo da Vinci, and World War II.