The inventors of Bubble Wrap were originally trying to make plastic wallpaper.
Thoreau published "Walden"; Betty Boop debuted; Nixon resigned; and more!
A new paper visualizes diverging opinions online.
The nicknames are supposed to be a tool for helping catch crooks, but it seems as if they’re really cooked up to keep special agents amused.
A new exhibit at NYC's Museum of the Moving Image explores the world wide web's feline fixation.
Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where Garrison Keillor is turning 73 years old.
Slouching affects more than just your back.
A moveable braille interface made of magnets and pins will allow visually-impaired users to see their phone data like never before.
Scientists are analyzing toilet waste from long-distance flights to learn about international differences in the microbiome.
He was always on the lookout for new words, which he kept in a growing file on his computer.
Once upon a time, a calculator watch cost more a year at Harvard.
Roman Totenberg told his daughters that the loss of the beloved instrument was like losing an arm.
They’re the first frogs discovered to be venomous, not poisonous.
Text analysis reveals the most relevant words for each candidate from the GOP debates
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