Dogs can experience a runner's high.
The Dilemma: "What just stung me?!"
People You Can Impress: six-year-olds (maybe)
The Quick Trick: A bee can generally only sting you once, while hornets and wasps can sting multiple
Can we stop epidemics by stopping people from shaking each others' hands? Can we solve global overconsumption by making people smaller, or just getting rid of mostly everybody?
On this day in 1991, the world lost a classic writer and artist "“ Dr. Seuss (AKA Theodor Geisel). I know the _floss has done stories on Dr.
Today is our research editor/resident TVHolic Kara Kovalchik's birthday. In lieu of gifts, how about you just read some of her greatest
Perhaps you've read about the ban on short selling. Many believe it is one of the main causes of the current financial crisis and the fall of Bear Stearns, Lehman Brothers, and AIG.
We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
To remind you of the rules: Every day this week, I'll be presenting a specific challenge.
I've lived in a bad apartment or two in my time; most of us have.
Our magazine designers, researchers and editors are working feverishly this week to finish up the next issue. (And last week.
"Kings and queens and guillotines," as Stephen Tyler of Aerosmith once sang.
Research on the "geography of personality" finds that certain regions of the US correlate with certain personality traits.
Fifty-six years ago yesterday, Republican VP candidate Richard Nixon went on TV to give what's known as the "Checkers Speech." Why does a speech named after a dog live on in our cultur
At the request of reader Mike, today's "Feel Art Again" features Jean-LÃ©on GÃ©rÃ´me (1824-1904), a French painter.
Journalist/programmer Andy Baio had a problem: he had recorded a half-hour telephone interview, but didn't want to spend hours transcribing it to text so he could post it on his blog.
I was in New York this weekend to visit my brother-in-law, check out a Yankees game and drop in on Mangesh and Jason at the Brooklyn HQ.
Microsoft announced it was moving away from its commercials featuring Bill Gates and Jerry Seinfeld just two weeks after unveiling the baffling teaser ads.