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How Did You Know? - {day 3}

David K. Israel

Play for your chance to WIN a $100 shopping spree in our store! We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt! First let's meet our current champion, and big $100 winner, Daniel Wilson.

Anyone for Tennis? 7 Wimbledon Questions Answered

Ethan Trex

The Championships, Wimbledon are in full swing at London's All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.

7 July 4th Traditions from Around the Nation

Miss Cellania

This weekend, people across the United States will be celebrating the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence with fireworks displays, picnics, and parades.  Some communities ce

Brain Game: Seven Down

First off, I thought you brave puzzle-solvers (and fans of the National Treasure film series) would enjoy this article from yesterday's Wall Street Journal.

Morning Cup of Links: When Fireworks Go Wrong

Miss Cellania

11 Videos Of Irresponsible Fireworks Use. It's all fun and games until you see something like this in real life. * Four things EVERYONE needs to know about sharks.

The Late Movies: COSMOS

Chris Higgins

I've written about the science documentary COSMOS quite a bit already. But I thought I'd take this Late Movies opportunity to show you some awesome clips from it.

The Korean New Yorker: Do-Ho Suh

Andréa Fernandes

Back at the end of May, I promised to cover 13 artists from 13 different countries in the 13 "Feel Art Again" posts for the month of June.

Getting to Know Talk Radio's Biggest Stars

Ethan Trex

Radio's talking heads are paid to spend hours talking each day, but how much do they really reveal about themselves?

The Quick 10: 10 ZIP Code Facts

Stacy Conradt

It was this day in 1963 that zip codes as we know them today were introduced to the U.S. I know your internal trivia arsenal is lacking in ZIP code facts, so we will remedy that today. 1.

Science in the Field: Human Migration in the Ancient Southwest

Chris Higgins

Steve Lekson is an archaeologist at the University of Colorado.

The Walkman Turns 30

Jason English

I just heard that the Sony Walkman turns 30 this week.

Dietribes: You Say Tomato, I Say Tomato

Allison Keene

"¢ Though botanically the tomato is a fruit, it was declared a vegetable by the Supreme Court in 1893.

Stop the Lego Mania!

Ransom Riggs

Pardon my brief rant: what is this endless fascination with all things Lego?!

Lunchtime Quiz: Movable Feasts

Sandy and Kara

Since Independence Day occurs over a weekend this year, some of us will get a "bonus" weekday (this coming Friday or Monday) off work. But regardless of when it's celebrated, U.S.

3 Solved Math Mysteries (and 2 That Still Plague Us)

Casey Johnston

Mathematics has fascinated the human race nearly as long as our existence.