Liechtenstein is the world’s leading exporter of false teeth.
On September 22, 1842, the Mississippi River levee in Alton, Illinois, was crammed full of spectators awaiting the results of a highly anticipated duel -- a smackdown between Abraham Lincoln and polit
You have enjoyed a liquid or two out of them (don't lie), but why are they red?
Some might seem remarkably progressive to modern readers, while others definitely won’t.
The Federal Duck Stamp Contest is the most prestigious wildlife art contest you’ve never heard of.
Fossils rock. So much so, in fact, that paleontologists have named a whole menagerie of prehistoric critters after their favorite musicians.
The percentage of adults over 25 with at least a bachelor's degree.
In many cases, that's probably a good thing.
Harold Camping predicted that the world would end in 2011. One documentarian was there to record the beginning of the end.
1. The word “umlaut” comes from one of the Brothers Grimm.
This week's new comics include Spider-Gwen, plus the latest from Michael DeForge, Boulet, Chris Ware and Charles Burns