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Cold War, Cold Beers: How an Abandoned Iran-Contra Plane Ended up a Bar in Costa Rica

Meg Van Huygen

It's a historical relic from one of the biggest scandals in U.S. history.

5-Minute Game May Improve Kids’ Math Skills

Kate Horowitz

Researchers say kids who spent five minutes playing a computer game scored significantly higher on math tests afterward.

15 Questions About Donating Blood, Answered

Sarah Grossbart

Where does the donated blood go, anyway?

This Summer, Dive Into One of America's Best Swimming Holes

Kirstin Fawcett

The Travel Channel searched the nation for the best under-the-radar locations to take a refreshing dip.

NYC Startup Wants to Turn Empty Restaurants Into Work Environments

Michele Debczak

Restaurants that open at 5:00 don't have to sit empty all day.

Why Do Cats Sleep So Much?

Autumn Spanne

They don't sleep a lot because they’re lazy or bored.

21 Famous Homes With Amazing Features

Shaunacy Ferro

A redwood forest? A herd of zebras? A private railroad? The rich and famous have housing features you’ve probably never even dreamed of.

Glympse Location Sharing App Makes It Easier to Find Your Friends

Andrew LaSane

The app settings let you control who sees your whereabouts and for how long.

15 Creative Ways to Honor Dad This Father’s Day

Presented by GEICO.

The True Story Behind 'The Natural'

Stacy Conradt

On June 14, 1949, a crazed fan lured the Philadelphia Phillies' Eddie Waitkus to her hotel room—then shot him in the chest.

The Missing Links: The Later Life of the Famous White Bronco

Colin Patrick

The Act of Making Mochi Looks Super Dangerous

Shaunacy Ferro

Watch Japan’s fastest mochi maker work his magic.

This Japanese Black Watermelon Just Sold for $4700

Jake Rossen

It's the perfect conversation piece for any upscale picnic.

How 15 Summer Camp Traditions Came to Be

Presented by GEICO.

Peek Inside Author Chuck Palahniuk's New Adult Coloring Book

Kirstin Fawcett

The book is a short story collection—and you get to color in its illustrations.