M&M’s stands for “Mars & Murrie’s,” the last names of the candy’s founders.
The latest issue of mental_floss just hit newsstands.
Oil rigs are pretty utilitarian structures, but once they've pumped all the oil they're going to pump, they become useless hunks of metal.
I wonderÂ what percentage ofÂ American households don't have at least one deck of playing cards stashed away?
Most incompetent people can't recognize that they are incompetent. Doesn't that make you just a little nervous?
10 Geeky Tricks for Getting Out of Bed in the Morning.
Reader Wanda requested a post on the Group of Seven, a group of Canadian painters who are most well-known for their landscapes.
The group members often painted together, both in their Studio Buildi
The Guardian has compiled a list of the greatest interviews of all time, plus some of the more interesting things that happened when the tape was no longer rolling.
As contemporary and forward-thinking as today's commercials and sitcoms purport to be when it comes to referencing that "time of the month," not one of them is bold enough to use the b
I have no sense of smell, and I think I might have Restless Leg Syndrome. As weird as those things may be, they doesn't even hold a candle to these other afflictions.
College admissions are competitive, and not just from the student's side.
Despite the number of paranormal investigation reality shows on the air these days -- which I'd wager have been multiplying recently more because they're inexpensive to produce than because
We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
Again, the rules: Every remaining day this week, I'll be presenting a specific challenge.
Every year, Duck brand duct tape sponsors a contest called Stuck at Prom, in which high school students design and create their own prom attire using duct tape.
Last week, the awesome photography blog The Big Picture turned its lens on People at Work, showing an incredible series of forty-five large photos of people in their workplaces.
Today's 5 Questions quiz is about handprints and footprints and the like, so I built a Brain Game in the same vein.