10 Great Crafts to Make Your DIY Halloween Extra Spooky

Jill Harness

Decorating for Halloween can be a lot of fun, but it can also get down right expensive, especially if you want a lot of variety.

Brain Game: Math Square #96

Please pay attention while traveling today, and keep an eye out for all those excited kids (and adults) who will be out and about for the Halloween holiday.

Morning Cup of Links: Halloween Questions

Miss Cellania

Android Dreams. A lovely time-lapse video of Shinjuku, Tokyo, set to the Blade Runner soundtrack. * 13 Most Bizarrely Shaped Islands on Earth.

10 Bloody, Gory, and Delectably Evil Horror-Themed Cakes

Jill Harness

Between the scorching hot ovens and easy-to-mess-up chemical reactions, many people find baking to be simply horrifying.

Last Chance to Get 15% Off Our 10th Anniversary Book!

Jason English

We've managed to stick around for ten years! Here's a book to celebrate.

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing all week, here's what you

3 Famous Fires and the Lessons They Taught Us

Kara Kovalchik

October is Fire Prevention Month, and just because it's at an end is no reason to forget the related dangers.

Weekend Links: Giving Star Trek the "Make It Work!" Treatment

Allison Keene

Extra! Extra!

The Human Centipede, Circa 1928

Chris Higgins

Update: the full review is now posted.

At the Libraries: Public Bookshelves

Miss Kathleen

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a

Weekend Links: Halloween Themed!

Allison Keene

Let's set this up right with a little bit of Halloween by the numbers. Do you fall into these stats? (Decorating the yard, carving the pumpkin, etc!) Or are you on the non-festive side? (i.e.

Microwhat? 9 Before & After Gifs

David K. Israel

I tumbled through Microwhat the other day. Here, they present photos of food as gif images flashing between microwaved "before" and "after" shots.

Teams That Haven't Won a World Series

Jason English

Store this away for a future trivia night.

How a Punctuation Mark Gave Us Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Stacy Conradt

If you Google “Semi-Colon Club” right now, you’re going to get a lot of stuff about colon cancer awareness.

The Late Movies: Halloween Pumpkins

Miss Cellania

All you're going to see on TV this weekend is horror films.