The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
Wednesday Wordplay has arrived, and it's more than happy to be here.
A report on Gabriella Giffords' recovery.
Like the ice cream trucks of yesteryear (I hear they're still around, but not in my neighborhood), food trucks roam around cities bringing delicious goodness right to people.
In 1968, the Senior Class Committee at Harvard University began inviting its own speaker to Class Day.
Whether on a road trip or the daily commute, we’re all constantly confronted with a barrage of signs.
The site That can be my next tweet analyzes your previous Twitter activity (assuming your account is public) and gives you back a "next tweet." The site appears to be using a Markov chain p
When celebrities go off the deep end, we’ll hear folks say they've “damaged their Q rating.” What does that really mean? What is a Q Score in the first place?
As a self-professed comedy nerd I treat my favorite humorists with the reverence typically reserved for superheroes.
Swedish blogger Ulrika Good posted a story about a king and his lion that captured the internet, and turned a Swedish meme into an international sensation.
Here's a Tuesday Test Time to occupy a bit of your time.
Fifty years ago today, the first human being was launched into space. A new movie named First Orbit will premiere today on YouTube to honor the occasion.
I'm out again next week, and once again, the lovely Adrienne Crezo will be keeping you entertained and educated.
Public radio show Studio 360 recently spoke to Steven Soderbergh about what he reads, watches, paints, and directs. The result is this PDF showing what he did in 2010 and 2011 through late March.
Last month, Environmental Graffiti posted some absolutely stunning images of drops of water with gorgeous reflections inside.