Dr. Ruth was trained as a sniper by the Israeli military.
What Makes Us Happy? Harvard researchers followed 268 men for 72 years to find the answers. (via Metafilter)
From preschool to college, someone always seems to fall at graduation.
At the request of reader Corrine, today's "Feel Art Again" features Frank Stella, who celebrates his 73rd birthday today.
Today, we heard the news that gave us all renewed faith in humanity, and hope for a better tomorrow "“ Miss California will keep her crown.
Forget your commemorative Pokemon/Sesame Street/or NFL Editions.
If you're like me, you've probably grown up your entire life without putting much thought into the nursery rhymes drilled into your head since you could listen.
May is the hot time for college and high school graduations, so chances are you'll have to attend one at some point this month.
George Vaillant has been overseeing a longitudinal study of men's lives for more than 40 years.
We were delighted to follow the Mars Phoenix Lander Twitter feed, even though we knew that the data collected from Mars was interpreted by NASA before it was sent to Twitter.
Professional sports teams are tied to cities and metropolitan areas more often than toÂ entire states.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 raised making fun of crappy movies to a veritable art form -- but the show focused on movies from the 50s and 60s, even though plenty of ridiculous films have been made in
Bioengineered Moss Can Produce Human Proteins.
Today, seven astronauts left Earth in one last attempt to save the Hubble Space Telescope. At nineteen years old, Hubble is aging and in need of major repairs.
By now you've probably seen video of Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner. Well, let's take a look at a few highlights from recent years.
When playing around on the web, sometimes we'll try a shortcut by accessing a site directly instead of searching for it, and we'll end up with something way different than what we anticipate
Despite my video and computer game obsessions of recent years "“ Guitar Hero, The Sims and World of Warcraft among them "“ if I had to rank the best games ever, Oregon Trail would still make