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29 Answers to the Question "What is a Human Being?"

Arika Okrent

Why do we exist? What is our essential nature? Humans have pondered these questions for a long time, and we still haven't figured it out. But we do have a few theories.

Why Do Some Birds Sing, While Others Caw?

Kara Kovalchik

Ever wonder why some birds tweet, some sing, some quack, and the ones outside our bedroom windows at 5:00 in the morning caw?

Juggling Mastery: "The Triangle"

Chris Higgins

Morning Cup of Links: The Real Rules of Monopoly

Brian Abrams

The Late Movies: Best Tobias Funke Moments

Erica Palan

By Land and Sea: The History of Amphibious Vehicles

Arallyn Primm

6 More Bizarre World Records

Jennifer M Wood

One-of-a-kind accomplishments that are as impossible to believe as they are to fabricate.

The Missing Links: It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's a Terrible Movie

Colin Patrick

22 Rocking Pieces of Fraggle Rock Fan Art

Jill Harness

Jim Henson’s cave-dwelling Fraggle Rock critters hit the big 3-0 this year. In celebration, here are a few fun pieces of fan art celebrating those who “let the music play down in Fraggle Rock.”

How Giraffes Helped Human Space Travel

Mark Mancini

Should human space-travelers ever execute the long-awaited trek to Mars or another distant planet, they'll have baby giraffes to at least partially thank for their voyage.

T-Shirt Tuesday: Eat Locals

Erin McCarthy

12 Canceled Shows That Returned To TV

Rudie Obias

As long as TV networks continue to resurrect beloved shows, there’s a chance for your favorites to return.

Why Do We Lie?

The Week

11 Neil Gaiman Quotes on Writing

Chris Higgins

The Late Movies: Cartoon Action Heroes Based on Movies of the Late '80s

Erica Palan