The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
The 6 Strangest Coming of Age Rituals in the World. If we don't go through any of these, can we stay young forever?
The Muppet Show's Ten Weirdest Moments.
This year's U.S. Open featured a number of highs and lows, including overzealous fans, unexpected outbursts and a huge upset to cap it all off.
The past seven days or so have been chock-full of apologies, haven't they?
The tragic tale of Marie Antoinette's death during the French Revolution is the stuff of legend.
The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame was in the news last weekend as it inducted a banner class that included Michael Jordan, David Robinson, and John Stockton.
Sergeant York has been called "the greatest soldier in history" for his exploits during World War I.
Here's a brief talk by Scrabble Jedi Master Mehal Shah on simple techniques for kicking butt at Scrabble.
In case you're not familiar with the Turnip, it's a whimsical Google search, wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting pages "turn-up." As always with thi
All you need to do is come up with the correct number to solve today's Brain Game; good luck!
What's the final number in this sequence?
0, 0, 1, 2, 63, 61, 27, ?
Here is the SOLUTIO
In this clip from National Geographic's Wild Chronicles, two filmmakers study Johnny Rooks in the Falkland Islands.
Our friends over at everythingisterrible have been busy combing through dusty piles of VHS tapes, looking for bizarre gems that time forgot.
You'd be hard-pressed to find someone who has never heard of The Beach Boys or Led Zeppelin. The Pendletones and The New Yardbirds? Maybe not so much.
By the time the snooze feature was added in the 1950s, the innards of alarm clocks had long been standardized.
By almost all accounts, Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg is a can't-miss prospect who will enjoy a long and prosperous major league career.
In response to David's round-up of the world's most unusual playgrounds, Victor from Stockholm sent us this message via Twitter: "To restore order in the universe, here are some really