The White House’s Press Briefing Room was originally a swimming pool.
In 1912, Gertrude Stein received a mocking (and admittedly clever) rejection letter from London-based publisher Alfred C. Fifield.
A pair of studies shows human musicians make errors that form fractal patterns, which appeal to the listener.
Like any other potter, Jon Almeda makes vases, bowls, and more. His just happen to be teeny-tiny.
Swedish artist Susanna Hesselberg has built a library that falls into the ground like a rabbit hole. Luckily, glass covered the top to prevent any bibliophiles from falling in.
May the Schwartz be with you.
A new study suggests infants can recognize facial expressions, up to a certain distance.
In a new video, a curator from the American Museum of Natural History discusses scientists' ideas for saving Earth from a potentially harmful asteroid impact.
If being chased by imaginary zombies doesn’t speed up your run, you may need to take more drastic measures—like rewarding yourself with chocolate.
Meet the man behind the ubiquitous lip balm (and other personal care products).
Presiding over the world's largest library isn't easy.
How did Greece put corks in all their ATMs?
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