Taco Bell is named for its founder, Glen Bell.
It's time for another whimsical Tuesday Turnip search wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up."
Today I typed in "Einstein quotes&qu
Scientists discover the darndest things -- especially by accident.
There's an interesting debate going on at the Guardian about why English-speakers use the word Allah to refer to the Muslim version of God:
There is no logical reason for this.
Or maybe it's the other way around: if your brain grows -- a specific region of the brain which scientists have recently linked to altruistic behavior, that is -- you'll be nice.
From the USB-powered butt coolerÂ to theÂ earwax remover with a camera attached, here are 7 gadgets youÂ had no idea you needed so badly.
"You know you're from New Jersey," the chain email I receive roughly twice a year keeps telling me, "if you remember Action Park and were seriously injured there." I assume e
I'm not really into insects, but I found this image at ettf, and was so stunned by the colors that I had to look it up. Apparently, the pic is of a caterpillar cecropia moth.
I stumbled into these very clever photos at Neatorama, and thought they were pretty genius.
Feeling creative, but don't want to get paint on your shoes? Click on over to Jacksonpollock.org, and you can make a Pollock-style drip-paint masterpiece in minutes. Like this
For the first time since 1986, the Chicago Bears are headed to the Super Bowl.
A fascinating new study out of the University of Warwick, in England seems to prove that winning a Nobel actually extends your life.
When it comes to comedic parody, few rival Christopher Guest. Sasha Baron Cohen, perhaps; Peter Sellers, certainly. But when it comes to musical parody, nobody holds a candle.
Man, I remember hearing all about the birds from my father-son chat with Pops, but apparently he didn't do much of a job clueing me in on the bees.
For those of you who always grumble through movie adaptations moaning, "the book was sooo much better" this version of Pong just might be for you.