Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.
People didn't always say "pea" or "newt." These seven words initially started as other words entirely.
Red velvet cake did not get its name from the bottle of food coloring you dump into the batter. Here’s what really happened.
Children of the 1980s know few voices better than that of Chris Latta, who played the roles of both Starscream and Cobra Commander.
Few products in civilized history can match the mythology and ubiquity of Coca-Cola.
Critics mocked. Audiences jeered. Yet these three artists still found fame.
Rivers run underground all over the world.
Two sisters competed against each other for Best Actress in the 1940s. All these years later, they're still feuding.
Cruises are often advertised as luxurious escapes from the grinding tedium of our everyday lives.
Most directors start their careers working on television before taking the plunge into moviemaking.