Yawning is so contagious that it can spread to dogs and monkeys.
Fans of MythBusters will point out that Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage proved several years ago that five seconds on the floor was enough for tasty morsels to attract all sorts of bacteria—but a new st
Today, if we have specific needs or questions, we can usually find a specific forum or website to help us. But a century ago, there was only the Classifieds section of your town’s newspaper.
“Write what you know,” they say. So it makes sense that many authors take a good look around at friends and family when creating characters for their books.
Sure, you're familiar with some version of these books that were committed to film. But you might not have known about these...
These companies know that the unknown will always be more exciting than "some mayo and paprika."
You can’t ask a tree or a whale how old they are, and most of them weren’t tracked from birth. So how do you tell their age? How do you find out the age of things without a calendar?
If you have a secret to keep, a good place to do so is in a safe inside another safe in the control room of a nuclear-class submarine far below the surface of the ocean.
I know what you're going to ask: Yes, Grover Cleveland gets two facts. He earned it.
We’ve seen how the “Generate Line” feature at rap lyric writing tool RapPad can bring about unexpected poetry when paired with famous first lines from literature, but these serendipitous paths through
This week's most interesting comics: 2000 AD, The Silver Surfer, Rat Queens and more.
The long-running game show is adored by millions. But there was a time—and another time, and one more time—when questions swirled around its survival.
No, he didn’t have heartburn or an unsightly hangnail. Just like low-slung jeans and pet rocks, posing with one hand hidden was a fad, and was considered a symbol of good breeding.