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Pod City: 9 Podcasts That’ll Scare Your Pants Off

Whitney Matheson

Meet the Only Afghan Woman to Run Afghanistan's First Official Marathon

Kirstin Fawcett

How one young woman is blazing trails—literally and figuratively—in her home country.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Odd news stories from all over.

Athletic Support: A History of Sports Agents

Jake Rossen

Professional football players once made $100 a game. When "Red" Grange's agent was done, Grange walked off with $100,000.

Vampires and Humans Could Never Coexist, Because Math

Andrew LaSane

Scientists have done the calculations and it doesn't look good for us.

President Grover Cleveland Was Once Given a Proto-Ouija Board as a Wedding Present

Kirstin Fawcett

The gift helped commercialize the "talking board," and paved the way for future models.

Twinning? Flight Passenger Gets Seated Next to His Dopplegänger

Rebecca OConnell

Somewhere in this great big world, it's very possible your dopplegänger is walking around right now. But it's less likely that they'll sit next to you on a plane.

What Happens When You Google Yourself?

Jason English

On Fridays we ask a bunch of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon.

Inflatable Jack-o'-Lantern Goes Rogue and Barrels Through Arizona Streets

Rebecca OConnell

Halloween is already in full swing.

Watch Fire Ants Flow ‘Like Ketchup’

Kate Horowitz

Ants switch between liquid-like and solid-like states.

12 Fiendishly Fun Facts About ‘The Munsters’

Kara Kovalchik

Some behind-the-scenes facts about the goings-on at 1313 Mockingbird Lane.

These Flower Street Lamps ‘Bloom’ When You Approach Them

Michele Debczak

This Jerusalem art installation aims to make the city a brighter place.

Make a No Mess Jack O'Lantern With This Virtual Carver

Caitlin Schneider

The holiday tradition is now as easy as a few mouse clicks.