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What Your Facebook Updates Say About Your Age

Arika Okrent

A recent study analyzed 15.4 million Facebook messages to find which words are used most often by people at different stages of life.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

What Did You Want to Be When You Grew Up?

Jason English

On Fridays, I ask a series of questions I hope will inspire discussion in the comments. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

How to Shave With a Straight Razor

Our Be More Interesting series will teach you new skills to wow your friends. Today, Max Silvestri learns to shave with a straight razor.

Why is Junk Food So Addictive?

Caisey Robertson

Short answer: Because food companies have designed it to be that way.

Morning Cup of Links: A Stunning Phaser

Miss Cellania

The Late Movies: Guess the Theme 122

Mark Arminio

6 Prodigies With Pacifiers

Kelly Carroll

Tiny prodigies that make us say, "Oh Baby, That's Smart!"

65 Amazing Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

Jason English

OK, "blow your mind" is a bit dramatic. But 65 Amazing Facts You'll Enjoy and Consider Mentioning to Your Friends didn't fit.

The Missing Links: 90210's Kelly and Donna to Team Up, Solve Mysteries

Colin Patrick

Happy Virus Appreciation Day!

Miss Cellania

A Parrot’s First Flight

Matt Soniak

11 Things You Might Not Know You Can Still Buy

Therese Oneill

Even that guy or gal who seems to have everything probably doesn't have these items—because they didn't know they were still available!

How Do Astronauts Scratch Their Noses on Space Walks?

Matt Soniak

Reader Erica asks, “What do astronauts do when they get an itch on their face while in their space suits?”

Coffeehouse Culture in 18th-Century London

Virginia C McGuire

You walk into a coffee shop and look around. People of all descriptions are sitting at tables, reading the news, talking about the world, and drinking dark strong cups of coffee.