Dr. Ruth was trained as a sniper by the Israeli military.
There's more to the midwestern city than just barbecue. (Although the barbecue is pretty legendary.)
If you've ever wondered why some men "sound gay," take a few minutes to watch this.
The largest bats on earth are gentle giants with a misleading name.
This town in Pennsylvania has been on fire for 53 years...and 10 people still live there!
One of the few people not wearing a mustache is the Queen.
Oxygen discovered; Anne Frank's last diary entry; MTV's first broadcast....
Mark your calendars, people!
This snail spent more than a night at the museum before someone realized it was still alive.
As the numbers show, you can always count on old standards.
Small apartment? No problem. Just roll your bed up in the morning.
Years after he wrote the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson made a project of the Bible—cutting and pasting four different translations to create 'The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth.
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