Israelis consume around 24 million sufganiyot (traditional jelly doughnuts) during Hanukkah, which adds up to about 10.8 billion calories.
It's still in its original setting, and as huge as ever.
The perilous migration has been called one of the "Seven Natural Wonders of Africa"
How is language evolving on the internet? In this series on internet linguistics, Gretchen McCulloch breaks down the latest innovations in online communication.
In some places, death is a crime. Alas, no one has figured out a suitable punishment just yet.
Employers think shorter days will lead to improved productivity and morale.
Don't you wish you went to school in one of these multi-hued, modernist paradises?
All the message we've sent into space, from plaques to the golden record(s).
It definitely looks more comfortable than a night in the International Space Station
It may be the largest city in the Green Mountain state, but to residents and visitors alike, Burlington feels more like a small town.
Thinking outside the bottle for National Vodka Day.
To get to the fossils, scientists had to squeeze through a 7-inch-wide crevice.
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