The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
The International Space Station is one of the most significant scientific achievements of our time—here are 11 reasons why it's so special.
Shorter school weeks help cut overhead costs. But how do they affect kids?
These artisans and small companies prove that they do, in fact, make 'em like this anymore.
Drivers are more likely to give cyclists leeway if the signs say something like “Bicycles May Use Full Lane.”
What was once literature's favorite exclamation is now as dead as the Romantic poets who used it.
University of Helsinki researchers find that some ants seek out foods that fight infection.
A slower-melting cone is just one of the protein's benefits.
On this week's List Show episode, Mike looks back on some of history's not-so-bright ideas. (Remember the flying Ford Pinto?)
Scientists have developed a new way to see the secret lives of cells.
The perfect building material for the young at heart.
Shellfish farmers in the Pacific Northwest breed one of the world's strangest sea foods—the geoduck.
Even the Tudors knew not to shoot the messenger (even if they phrased it a little differently).
Mammoths roamed 12.8 million square miles during the most recent Ice Age, according to a recent study.
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