The fear of Halloween is known as samhainophobia.
Remember how scared we were of satanic cults, Y2K, and nuclear war? (Okay, we're still scared of nuclear war.)
A record that you can eat after you listen.
The gruesome way the author of Frankenstein coped with her husband's death.
The movie that changed everything for flute enthusiasts and Shermans everywhere.
Sometimes the right perspective is all you need.
A high school sophomore noticed an error in a math equation at Boston's Museum of Science.
“Women on the Map” pings you whenever you’re near a site significant to women’s history.
If bitcoin is outside your comfort zone (or your bank account), there may soon be a new option available to you: Citibank recently announced plans to create its own digital currency.
Fight environmental crime in this cool suit.
New research found that if a baby mouse is exposed to cat urine, it won't run away from the scent when it's older.
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