TASER is an acronym for Thomas A. Swift's Electric Rifle.
Mabel Hyde Kittredge, activist and founder of the hot lunch program for public schools in New York, was the Martha Stewart of tenement living.
Taking masterpieces to court is a tradition as old as the legal system. So is letting them off the hook.
What's the buzz? Caffeine's now available in just about everything.
Who would've guessed Caddyshack would prove so prophetic?
Want to drink like your favorite character? Now you can. Pop Chart Lab has created this handy chart brimming with recipes for the signature drinks of several unforgettable characters.
Where the vehicles that one took people from Point A to Point B go to die.
Every year since the centennial of the Metre Convention, May 20 has been celebrated as International Metrology Day.
Almost 40 years after the 1975 Metric Conversion Act, the head of the U.S. Metric Program explains why change is hard.
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In an excerpt from their new book, D.B. Grady and Marc Ambinder offer 13 ways to tell whether the government is sniffing around your inbox.