Tuesday Turnip


Tuesday Turnip


Morning Cup of Links: Multitasking Brains

Miss Cellania

Since "Balloon Boy" Falcon Heene is safe, it's only natural that he's now an internet meme.

The Late Movies: Music From Unexpected Places

Mark Arminio

Tonight's edition of the Late Movies looks at the unexpected.

The Quick 10: 10 Other Jobs Held by Horror Movie Icons

Stacy Conradt

I had so much fun researching yesterday's post that I thought I'd do a related one about what your favorite horror movie icons did before and after they gave you nightmares in their murderou

8 Franchise Relocations That Fell Through

Ethan Trex

On Tuesday night, ESPN aired Barry Levinson's The Band that Wouldn't Die, the second installment of its 30 for 30 documentary series.

The Story of Pi

Chris Higgins

It's Thursday, and time for another retro science video! This time around, a brief (three-minute) explanation of Pi, that mischievous, irrational number.

2 Poles Who Aided the American Revolution

Matt Soniak

Warm up the pierogies, Polish American heritage month is here again! Last year, we ticked off a list of 8 things you need to know about Polish Americans.

Evaluating Death in the 18th Century

Jill Harness

We've all heard the horror stories of people being buried alive and leaving claw marks in the coffin, but doctors-of-old did work hard to ensure their patient was in fact dead.

6 Theories on the Origin of the Bullpen

David K. Israel

No one really knows where the term bullpen comes from, and no one theory has enough compelling evidence to support or refute the origin.

10 Awesome Homemade Halloween Costumes

Miss Cellania

If you have the time and tools to make your own Halloween costume, all you need is a little inspiration to make it awesome, like these ten. Note: these are presented in no particular order.

Brain Game: Word Play

Good luck with today's Brain Game word ladder.

Morning Cup of Links: Munchkin Reunion

Miss Cellania

Five of the original Munchkins from The Wizard of Oz are still alive. They were recently reunited to talk about their experiences on the film set.

The Late Movies: 5 Full Episodes of NOVA

Chris Higgins

Did you know that NOVA has a YouTube Channel? Well, surprise!

We Want Your Best (and most embarrassing) Halloween Costume Photos!

Stacy Conradt

Is it just me, or was Halloween way more fun when you were a kid?

The Quick 10: The Not-Very-Scary Former Jobs of 10 Very Scary People

Stacy Conradt

Even the most successful people in the world didn't graduate fresh out of college or high school to immediately start making the big bucks - and that goes for the most successful scary people as

The Impossible Has Happened: Polaroid Is Back

Chris Higgins

Founders of The Impossible Project have just announced a huge deal: Polaroid instant cameras and film are coming back to the market in 2010.