Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.
‘Forrest Gump’ facts are like a box of chocolates: You never know what you’re going to get.
Named for a Cuban beach, this mixture of lime, sugar, and rum is a pre-Prohibition bar staple.
Get familiar with the tale behind one of Kurt Vonnegut's most beloved stories.
New podcasts are popping up by the second these days, so this week I’m rounding up a handful of my recent favorites.
A nap heightens people's ability to withstand frustration, according to a new study.
Marine snow is made of just about anything—except water.
"That's a crooked tree. We'll send him to Washington."
Norwegian researchers think chronic fatigue syndrome may be caused by antibodies produced to fight off infection.
These ships still sail the seas, supposedly.
Thanks to a law passed in 1976, our nation's first president—who died more than 200 years ago—is still the military's highest-ranking official.
From a new book by the American Museum of Natural History.
They say that Disneyland is the happiest place on earth, but man’s best friend would probably enjoy frolicking on Dog Mountain a little bit more.
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