At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
In the past, when you craved a few amazing facts, I'm really not sure what you did. You probably had to read entire articles. Or skim, at least.
I started blogging for the _floss one year ago yesterday, so I thought I'd share my second blog post ever: Nerdcore Hip Hop Could Reign Supreme.
If you've never had an "I knew him when" moment, today you're going to meet a singer/songwriter who you'll soon be able to brag about. His name is Yoav.
British scientists have created an embryo with the genetic material of three people. This opens up a whole new area of bioethics questions.
A fifth-grader who belongs in the NBA.
I'm not one of those people that needs bombs dropping outside my window to wake up.
In Unterpfaffenhofen, Germany, 200 years ago, Carl Spitzweg was born.
To help kill time before the polls close, we've decided to hold our own Super Tuesday contest.
I started blogging for the _floss one year ago today, so I thought I'd share my first blog post ever: Advertising,
If you missed my interview with Laraine Newman of Saturday Night Live fame, go check that out right here.
We know how tough it is to buy a Valentine's Day gift for that special nerdy someone.
When it comes to public restrooms, we dudes have long been aware of the advantages we enjoy: shorter lines and not having to touch any of the bathroom's actual hardware being two standouts.
Last week we heard the results of an experiment in double dipping. Prof. Paul L.
History's Greatest Gadgets. Ancient batteries and calculators show that human ingenuity is as old as the hills.
Scientists are finding clues about why water is so utterly weird.
In case you missed our first twenty-five volumes or the greatest hits edition, let me explain.
When the Giants beat the Patriots last night, two things were bound to happen.