Happy Hanukkah!

Happy Hanukkah!

2014 Celebrity Cats and Dogs

2014 Celebrity Cats and Dogs


Hibernating Bats Don’t Forget

Matt Soniak

The 10 Coolest Dinosaur Discoveries of 2014

Mark Mancini

It’s been a great year for dinosaur buffs, and not just because the latest Jurassic Park movie unleashed an exhilarating new trailer.

9 Surprising Benefits of Having a More Intuitive Interface With Your Computer

11 Innovative Ways to Stick to Your New Year's Resolutions

How Do Nail Polishes Get Their Crazy Names?

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5 Meals That Changed History

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What Is Boxing Day?

Ethan Trex

Relax, Hallmark conspiracy theorists. Boxing Day isn’t some prank to confuse America.

WWI Centennial: The Christmas Truce of 1914

Erik Sass

9 Festive Ways Depth Cameras Will Make Future Holidays More Fun

The Jim Henson Company and the 'Into the Woods' Movie that Could've Been

Erin McCarthy

14 Magnificent Map Tattoos

Jill Harness

These days, most people rely on GPS to get them from point A to point B, but there are those who still have a soft spot for good old fashioned maps.

11 Brilliant New Ways to Make Your Caroling Sound Better

With a whole host of modern innovations set to bring this sweet tradition into the 21st century, we’re confident you’ll want to set aside an evening to serenade your neighbors.

The Short Life—and Awesome Resurgence—of the Aluminum Christmas Tree

Tate Williams

32 Facts About 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou'

Sean Hutchinson

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou premiered ten years ago this Christmas, so let's take another trip on the Belafonte.

Hilarious Questions Posed to the NYPL Pre-Internet

Hannah Keyser

Our curiosity as humans didn't start with the invention of the search engine.