Orson Welles' last role was the voice of "Unicron" in the 1986 Transformers movie.
The Ames Window is an optical illusion, in which a strangely-shaped window (with a stick running through it) is rotated slowly.
It's common knowledge that celebrities often change their names because they want a more memorable moniker or a name that will look great on a marquee (or movie poster, these days).
When Roger Federer finally picked up the elusive French Open crown and his 14th career Grand Slam on Sunday, he didn't do it alone.
When asked to name women who have significantly contributed to science, most people shrug and say, "Marie Curie?" In fact, women have added to our scientific repertoire capabilities no less
Everyone knows music videos are a little silly: candles, dry ice and miles of white silk in the romantic ones; incomprehensible plotting in the serious ones; dancing girls that appear out of nowhere.
We've written before about famous folk who married their cousins.
In a poll of the top 200 artists of the 20th century, I would've thought Jackson Pollack would be higher than seven.
It's been 15 minutes, so a new iPhone must be out.
Today's Brain Game deals with plain U.S. currency and coin; nothing fancy, and there are no tricks involved.
Bryce Harper made news last week when the 16-year-old from Las Vegas became the first high school baseball player to be featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated in 20 years.
People ask other people to marry them every day.
By Eric FurmanUpon seeing the Seagram Building for the first time, you might say it simply looks like a lot of other office buildings.
We know, we know... we're trying to get on the ball with this "technical difficulties" thing.
Authors love to make up games for their fictional worlds -- but these games are typically unplayable in the real world.
By Steve Wiegand
Ed note: we're having a few technical difficulties here, so we're highlighting a few best-of posts starting with this terrific one from Kara.