When asked if Abe had any hobbies, Mary Todd Lincoln said, “Cats.”
We shall, from time to time, add a Bard-in-Residence to the masthead. This is the first of those times.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
Robot Revolution / Cylon update: under the category of bionics / Dr Frankenstein, "Can you build a human body?"
An addicting little game that you should be able to figure out most of the
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Hanging is a pretty simple way to kill someone.
Every now and then those misunderstandings have real world consequences.
From my friend Dekalb, a very exciting link for weather nerds like me: a wind map of the U.S. Check out some of the gallery pictures as well, I think they're beautiful!
In honor of National Doctor’s Day, here’s a look at all the ways the job has changed—but mostly stayed the same.
A video showing a fellow who had been arrested, took the internet by storm today.
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
I'm no scientician, but I'm vaguely aware of this one formula, E=mc². Apparently it's a big deal.
Here we have tables and coffee tables made with LEGOs, D&D, Star Wars, and all the usual nerd-brands in mind.
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Tonight's Mega Millions jackpot is up over $500 million—the biggest lottery prize ever.
Bear Saves Man from Mountain Lion
Robert Biggs was hiking in Bean Soup Flats, California, on Monday morning when he had a close encounter with Mother Nature.