Cenosillicaphobia is the fear of an empty glass.
Most of us probably hear the name "Eddie Albert" and immediately think of the hapless gentleman farmer he portrayed on TV's Green Acres.
"¢ Since it's Earth Day we thought we'd bring you something green.
In honor of Kevin Roose's wonderful book, we asked readers to pitch us your idea for an ethnography project.
Whether you're deciphering a cryptic state seal or trying to impress your Catholic in-laws, knowing some Latin has its advantages.
Play for your chance to WIN a $100 shopping spree in our store!
Okay, so last month was a bust. We can't apologize enough.
In a new short film I created in collaboration with Ecogeek.org and Absolut Vodka, that's exactly what she does. Enjoy -- and happy Earth
Each of this week's Brain Games will involve the sport of Major League Baseball.
This morning I came across a link to "Disturbing Strokes": it's the "Diff'rent Strokes" credits sequence set to disturbing music...and the result is supremely creepy (Mr
Two new extrasolar planets have been found that resemble Earth in some ways. In other ways, they are very different.
How to Spend Less and Get More.
At the request of reader Therese, today's "Feel Art Again" post features Thomas Chambers (1808-1866).
Forty-seven years ago today, the Century 21 Exposition opened its doors to the public.
By Maggie Koerth-Baker
From getting hitched to saving the environment, here's proof you can still be a busybody long after you kick the
Despite this blog's title, I don't think I'm going to make weird sports a daily feature -- but there are so many out there, and new ones cropping up all the time, that I could.