Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.
In 1965, Command Pilot Gus Grissom and Pilot John Young successfully piloted the Gemini 3 spacecraft on a four-hour and forty-three-minute mission into Earth’s orbit, completed a handful of tests of t
• The word "taco" describes the traditional Mexican dish that wraps a maize tortilla around a filling (whose varieties number into the infinite), though the etymology of the word itself and
At this point, I think there's a Star Wars-themed product for just about everything, but here's one you might not have seen -- a throw rug designed to look like a Wampa, the terrifying creat
It's mid-week, and that's Wednesday Word Ladder territory.
Ransom Riggs recently brought you a post on professional golfers taking out clay pigeons with a perfectly played shot.
Five Fake Memoirs That Fooled the Literary World.
Unsolved Mysteries was ahead of its time.
If Bruce Springsteen is the face of the E Street Band, Clarence Clemons is its not-so-secret weapon.
It's not hard to find a celebrity doll these days - every Disney starlet seems to have one, as well as every pop star and even a few models (Tyra Banks and Heidi Klum both have one).
In December, I asked whether y'all could handle more Carl Sagan remixes.
I'm gonna go out on a limb here and say that NIrvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" was one of the most popular, if not *the* most popular, song of the grunge era.
The next time a coupon shows up in your mail, take a look at the fine print.
The Lunar New Year begins on February 3rd. According to the Chinese zodiac, we will welcome the Year of the Rabbit.
The enormous Mesoamerican barrier reef system is facing an expanding list of destructive forces – such as pollution, warming ocean temperatures and overfishing.
It's Tuesday Test Time; good luck! What's the next number in this sequence, and why?
1, 7, 11, 27, 77, ?
Here is the ANSWER.
107 or 111.