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On Music: Björn Türoque: air guitar legend

David K. Israel

Malcolm Gladwell, author of Blink and The Tipping Point says, "Björn Türoque is so good that people with real guitars now have contests to see who can do the best imitation of his air guitar im

March 3rd, 2008

Miss Cellania

Scientists have discovered a gene that is able to block HIV assembly and replication.

The Story of Stuff

David K. Israel

It's possible that we've posted about this before, but in case I'm wrong, or in case you missed it: check out this amazing short called The Story of Stuff. You'll learn a pantload,

10 Celebrity Tombstones Worth a Laugh

Stacy Conradt

You don't really even know there's a cemetery hidden amongst all of the big buildings until you're practically inside Westwood Village Memorial Park.

How Did You Know Neil Konouchi??!

David K. Israel

Congrats to the winner of my first How Did You Know? Trivia Hunt!

Photo Challenge #3: Show Us Your Junk

Chris Higgins

I'm taking a page from Ransom's blog and issuing a new photo challenge!

Weekend Genius Challenge #22: Vowel Movements

Welcome to March... spring is just around the corner! To celebrate, the new Weekend Genius Challenge turns musical.

Weekend Genius Challenge #21 Winner

In our most recent Weekend Genius Challenge, we asked readers to fill us in on odd birthdates, and a few dozen of them obliged.

The Weekend Links

Allison Keene

"¢ You know those weird foods at the grocery store that you can't imagine anyone eating? Here's a guy who dares.

Last Week's Leftovers

Jason English

Kluster - Social Networking for Projects

Chris Higgins

Kluster is a new effort to harness the power of online social networks to collaborate and work together on projects.

Friday Happy Hour

Jason English

1. As you've all probably heard by now, all Starbucks stores closed down on Wednesday for a special company-wide retraining session, which I'm sure was lots of fun.

Delicious, Nutritious Facts

Matt Soniak

Day after day, the Amazing Fact Generator just keeps churning out facts. It's like these things grew on trees.

Why We Need Horror Movies (AKA: WTF, LA?)

Ransom Riggs

So yesterday we talked about zombie movies and what makes them tick, and I learned something new about our readers: you people love the walking dead!

How Did You Know? [Day 5]

David K. Israel

If you've made it this far, I commend you! One more puzzle to solve and you're home free.