Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
According to the New Scientist Inventions blog (one of my new favorite web hangouts), the National Institute of Environmental Health Services is attempting to create fish that'll light up like fi
In my continued search to bring you things that 10-year old boys are interested in, I present to you the robot suit.
We know it's Friday, and you're gearing up for a fun weekend.
According to Backyard Artillery, this insane, hand-crafted rubber band gun is the only "fully automatic machine gun that's legal in all 50 states!" And while it probably won't be
A few weeks ago one of our readers referred to this as a "blog about facts," which I have adopted as an unofficial motto.
With all the beer and sports around here (just 10 more hours left to enter our contest!), it's getting a little testosterone-y.
If you're in the mood to see double or if you'd like to see a Guinness record in action, you should head up to Twinsburg, OH this weekend for the 31st annual Twins Day Festival.
Now that you've had your 1,354th conversation about the weather, you're probably running a little low on things to say about it -- so let us drop some trivia like it's, er, hot:
The Mentos-and-soda geyser effect revealed a few months ago has now spawned a contest on YouTube.
Last month scientists found that beer makes you clumsy; this week they've uncovered another little-known phenomenon: some people like to smoke -- when they drink!
A study of rats conducted at Te
Man, I'm completely addicted to the stuff over at ThisNext blog.
As some of you've seen on this blog, I have a thing for maps.
I woke this morning and thought to myself: I wonder if it will ever snow again in Johannesburg, South Africa?
In the wake of what is undoubtedly a difficult time for the Presley family, the press seems to be taking a lot of liberties with the headlines about Elvis' demised teddy bear.
The MIT Tech Review is reporting that the $100 laptop project already has over 4 million orders from around the world!