The eye chart with the big "E" on top is called a Snellen Chart.
Over the weekend, the Guinness Book of World Records named Doctor Who the most successful science-fiction series in television history.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt,
with an all-new set of puzzles, prizes, and collaborators!
First, the prizes: In addition to the usual $100 and $50 gift certificates to our store for the fir
My husband talks about his days as a long-haul truck driver and the pet squirrel who kept him company (and startled many a driver at truck stops).
POSSESSED is a short documentary (21 minutes) by director Martin Hampton, showing the private lives of compulsive hoarders -- people who collect or save things far beyond reasonable limits.
On a personal note, I've been experiencingÂ nightmares over the last several months - more than usual - and I haven't been able to pin down the cause.
Children Full of Life. An extraordinary 4th grade class in Japan, where Mr. Kanamori encourages children to write about and share their feelings. Once you start watching, you won't want to stop.
Although they are still technically legal tender, high-denomination bills like the $1000 and $5000 were last printed in 1945.
It was this day six years ago that the world lost one of its greatest entertainers "“ Bob Hope. He had a good run, though "“ he was 100 years old when he died.
By Shannon Cothran
People have been eating pickles ever since the Mesopotamians started making them way back in 2400 B.C.E. Here are some even more important things you should know about
For four days this week, July 30 through August 2, Dallas is playing host to the most rabid fan base outside Red Sox Nation.
Here's a fun clip from the vault. Here's Ali G (Sacha Baron Cohen's character) interviewing a panel of science experts about science. The discussion begins: "Yo. Science.
Follow the _floss on
If you're not a regular HDYK gamer, you're going to want to be sure you try our 5-day trivia hunt this week, starting tomorrow, because the first 20 with all the correct answers will automat
Now I've heard everything: if you're a driver so musically deprived that you have neither a radio, CD player or iPod hookup in your car, there's still one more way to get yourself hummi
How do you feel about bluetooth headsets? On the one hand, having a lightweight portable hands-free device for phone calls is downright handy in certain situations, most especially while driving.