TASER is an acronym for Thomas A. Swift's Electric Rifle.
These pylons were designed to complement Iceland's volcanic landscape, but they never made it off the drawing board.
They're preserving iconic trees for future generations.
According members of the eBible Fellowship, a Pennsylvania-based online religious sect, the world will end on October 7, 2015 (that's today, for those who don't have a calendar handy).
This Halloween, stand out from the crowd with a geometric animal mask.
The Oscar-nominated film—written, directed by, and starring Tom Hanks—features one of cinema's great earworms.
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When water levels run high, the insects clump together and form a floating mass to survive.
Add this one to the “doctors have seen it all” files.
How the elusive Lemony Snicket turned some rather, well, unfortunate events into a literary juggernaut.
As in the local tradition, not the kitchen appliance.
Four decades of data show that women across the United States are waiting longer and longer to have kids.