Brain Game: A New Expression

Here's a word ladder puzzle for today's Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Dinosaur Romance

Miss Cellania

2012 Economic Outlook: Why Things Are Better Than We Think.

5 Questions: Going to Pot

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If the GOP Candidates Were Superheroes

David K. Israel

In the above video, Darren Garnick's son Ari asks the GOP presidential candidates which Superhero they'd be if they could pick! The answers are real and very interesting.

14 Gorgeous Kelv-Helmz Cloud Formations

David K. Israel

Kelv-Helmz is short for the Kelvin–Helmholtz instability (after Lord Kelvin and Hermann von Helmholtz). These tremendous cloud formations are the result of shearing winds up at the cloud level.

Brain Game: That's a Lot of Popcorn

See if you can correctly answer today's Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Gymnastic Football

Miss Cellania

2011 In Pop Music, According To DJ Earworm. His annual mashup of pop hits is this year titled “World Go Boom.” * 2011's Top UFO Sightings And Paranormal News.

5 Questions: Happy Belated Boxing Day!

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Wrapper's Delight: The Legendary Collaboration of Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Leah Welborn

© Bettmann/CORBIS On November 18, 2009, one of the most important artistic partnerships of the century ended when Jeanne-Claude, of Christo and Jeanne-Claude, passed away.

Mutated Cat Rescues Animal Shelter

Jill Harness

Daniel is quite an extraordinary kitty.

Brain Game: Math Square #103

Please enjoy today's Brain Game, entry #103 in the Monday Math Square series.

Trololo Man is BACK!

David K. Israel

Merry Christmas to all from the _floss and Eduard Khil, who, even at the age of 77, still has

5 Classic Christmas Songs (and Other Songs Those Artists Recorded)

Kara Kovalchik

"Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" has been on repeat in shopping malls since Thanksgiving, but that doesn't mean it's the only popular song Brenda Lee ever recorded.

Making George Washington's Special Eggnog

Jason English

Yes, it's Christmas Eve. But it's also National Eggnog Day! We recently made George Washington's eggnog in our New York office.

The Late Movies: Christmas with Darth Vader

Miss Cellania

Darth Vader's Christmas A Storm Trooper has to think fast when he forgets to get Darth a Christmas gift! * Darth Hates Christmas Despite a cute gift and caroling Storm Troopers, Darth j