One of Prince Charles's Secret Service code names was "Unicorn."
Douglas Prasher discovered a gene that creates glowing protein, and gave it away freely to other scientists.
Happy Monday! Today, we make you feel really bad about only getting your spouse roses and/or candy for Valentine's Day...
After a decade of speculation and fifteen years since the last Guns N' Roses album, it looks like Chinese Democracy will finally be released next month.
We have the winners to our Henry Jaglom contest. Thanks to everyone who sent in cool film facts.
My wife just sent me this clip, titled "My dogs greeting me after returning from 14 months in Iraq." This one's worth two minutes of your time.
In 1566, the Swiss artist Tobias Stimmer (1539-1584) was commissioned to adorn the Haus zum Ritter (Knight's House) in Schauffhausen with frescoes.
In honor of Nobel Prize season, here are 15 quick stories about the
It's a tough job market out there. So check out the odd jobs A-Z list from 2008, and see if you can't find something new and different for a career ...
John Markoff is best known for his reportage at The New York Times, as well as a series of books on popular technology (Cyberpunk and Takedown are both great).
Happy Friday!! To celebrate the end of the week, today's Q10 will be part three of my sporadic Halloween series.
Editor's Note: Earlier this week, reader Caitlin Rogers asked, "I was planning on being a cheetah for Halloween and I've come up with a cheetah print dress, leopard print ears and tail,
by David Axe
The new generation of military robots can hover silently overhead, swarm undetected around enemies, and disable bombs—all without sweating a drop.
For years, the conventional wisdom on multitasking has been that it's a valuable skill necessary when competing in today's mile-a-minute world of 24-hour news, e-commerce and portable everyt
On July 5, 1054, people all over the world must have been pretty stunned when a giant star bit the dust. The star had burned up its energy, collapsed in on itself and burst from the pressure.