Above the Supreme Court is a basketball court—"The Highest Court in the Land."
It's no secret that the camera business has been good to Jews, especially in New York City, where many religious Jews own and operate some of the biggest photo stores in the world, like B&H.
40 years ago, the Apollo X lunar mission crew named its modules Charlie Brown and Snoopy. Charles Schultz considered his NASA connection one of the highlights of his life.
Advanced Cat Yodeling.
On Friday, Jasper Johns celebrated his 79th birthday.
Some directors can't seem to get their point across in two full hours.
Last week, I took a look at 10 Great American Animal Races. Today, I provide the video footage.
We'll start with Camel Racing. All the fun without the tar and
Anyone can pick out Spanish from French, or German from Italian. But what about Mandarin from Thai, or Danish from Norwegian? Turn up those speakers and let's find out!
With the millions of patents out there, there are bound to be a few nutso ones, right? Or maybe a LOT of them. Here are 10 of the more curious patents out there.
Last May, we welcomed grammar legend Patricia T. O'Conner as a guest blogger.
Dan Ariely is back with another killer TED Talk about his research! Back in March I wrote Dan Ariely: Why People Cheat, pointing to Ariely's TED Talk about his research on cheating.
With New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd's plagiarism scandal making headlines, we figured it was a good time to revisit a few other famous cases of word borrowing.
There are certain things about the Old Stone Age you learn in high school—like the distinctions between Lower Paleolithic, Middle Paleolithic, and Upper Paleolithic periods.
Is it ever really too late to complete unfinished business?
I've got movies onÂ my mind lately, so today's Brain Game is a follow-up to yesterday's.
Top 10 Greatest Explosions Ever. Actually this list addresses ten types of big explosions, so you'll for sure learn something new.
The Many Sides of Shel Silverstein.
With Christian Bale's opening in Terminator Salvation just a few days away, I was reminded he recently signed on for Batman 3.