The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
Bad Astronomy Blog has footage captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory space telescope of a solar flare with amazing detail.
What's the deal with The Late Movies tonight? Well, the one and only Jerry Seinfeld turns 56 today.
Know Your Meme has a simple guide on how to dispute YouTube when they take down one of your videos for allegedly infringing on copyright.
Nancy Drew looks pretty good for a gal who's been around for 80 years (80 years yesterday, to be precise), don't you think?
Readers Georgia and Gecko are both curious about clocks.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
By changing one letter at a time to form different English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert FREE into WILL in seven (or fewer) steps.
Sir Patrick Stewart talks about Shakespeare, and briefly about his other roles.
Every Wednesday, Miss Kathleen will provide links to a variety of things happening at libraries across the country. If there's something fun going on in your local library this week, leave us a
Monsterpiece Theater is a Sesame Street segment parodying Masterpiece Theater (which is now known just as Masterpiece).
Many of you wrote last week (or the week before) and suggested Encyclopedia Brown for a Quick 10, saying that many of us probably have developed our _flossy ways thanks to the boy detective.
If you thought bus tours were only for people with bad travel agents, you were right. But they're also for perfectly normal people with perfectly bizarre tastes.
As someone with the complexion of a vampire, I have never been in a tanning booth. I eschew base tans and head to the beach armed with SPF 55 and an umbrella.
Apollo 11 launched on July 16, 1969, on its way to the moon.