The Missing Links: Springfield's Most Obscure Residents

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Who Doesn’t Love Baron Von Kiss-A-Lot?
There have been an astounding 508 episodes of The Simpsons. And nuzzled in among the more well-known characters like Homer, Bart and Flanders is an entire universe of really obscure, rarely seen oddballs. The writers of The Simpsons share their favorites.

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Genetically Mutated Butterflies Take Flight
It’s been about a year and a half since the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. Now scientists have observed mutated butterflies in the area.

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It Doesn’t Count As A Stolen Base If You Have A Court Order
A repo man recently showed up at a minor league baseball game looking to cart off the team’s bats and balls and other equipment. And he did it right as a game was starting.

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Nerdify Everything: The US Population
Yesterday was a very special day at the Census Bureau.

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Getting Away With Murder: A How-To Guide
If you watch Law & Order enough you probably know some of this. Oh, and also, don’t murder anyone.

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Holographic Obstacles: Coming Soon to the Olympics?
If PopSci has their way, some super advanced changes will be ready for the 2020 Olympics in (location TBD).

August 15, 2012 - 11:56am
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