Barack Obama is regarded as the 44th President of the United States. Yet, only 43 men have filled the position. Why the discrepancy? Blame Grover Cleveland.
Some argue that standing to pee helps spread disease and ruins men's sex lives. Is that actually true?
The question of whether you should put one or two spaces after the period at the end of a sentence elicits strong reactions on both sides.
While it may be an exaggeration, there's more truth to the adage than you might realize.
A reader wrote in to ask, “Is it safe to shower in a thunderstorm? Were my parents messing with me?”
Sometimes it’s literally a glob of grease, other times it’s a synthetic sticker. We’ve all seen baseball and football players with the black rectangles under their eyes on sunny days, which is thought to help reduce the sun’s glare and allow athletes to b
Men are from Mars and insist on turning up the air conditioning; women are from Venus and always complain of being cold. In a world striving for gender equality, is there something holding us back from liberty and comfortable temperatures for all, or is i
For centuries, anecdotal stories have circulated about animals possessing some primal sixth sense that alerts them to an imminent natural disaster, but does science back it up?
No doubt most of us have heard that black and other dark objects are more absorbant and white and light objects are more reflective, but let’s start out by clarifying just what’s being absorbed and reflected.
Chinese characters are made up of strokes. Learning to write them involves not only learning where all the strokes go, but also the order in which they are supposed to be written and the direction of each individual stroke (left to right, up to down, etc.
Pharaohs were normally meticulous shavers, according to most archaeologists and historians. So why did they wear false beards while eliminating real ones?
The Boston Marathon bombing suspects are ethnic Chechens. Did their homeland's plight help radicalize them?
Named after the great Roman emperor, Julius Caesar, yet he was not the first baby born by the procedure.
Earth Day is here again, serving as an annual reminder of the need to reduce, reuse, and recycle our way to a better planet.