A Brief History of Practical Effects in Cinema in 10 Movies. A timeline covering 113 years.
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This Guy Used Science To Get An 86% Bigger Burrito At Chipotle. Optimizing your options for maximum munchies -until corporate reads his data.
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Fishermen Aid Struggling Whale Who Came To Them For Help. He just needed someone with opposable thumbs to get that trash off his head.   
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Philosophy Should Be Funny. And it is, in an excerpt from The Cartoon Introduction to Philosophy by Michael F. Patton.
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Will Smith Is Developing a “Present Day” Fresh Prince Reboot. I wouldn’t be surprised to find Smith in the role of Uncle Phil.
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10 Things You Should Never Buy Online. Some things are dangerous; others you just want to touch before purchasing.
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The Chilling Human Remains of Peru’s Ancient Chauchilla Cemetery. Dry desert air gives us thousand-year-old mummies.
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The Lasting Gifts of the Civilian Conservation Corps. Their stonework may be displayed at a park near you.