ABBA had to negotiate the rights to their name with a canned fish company.
Everyone’s favorite bad boy chef is turning 59 years old today.
New astronomical observations show that exoplanets can have gas tails, like comets.
Long before you could buy them by the can, pineapples were the most expensive fruit in the game.
Physician (and Corn Flakes inventor) John Harvey Kellogg had a lot of thoughts on how 19th century girls could be happy and healthy.
Laughter may be good for the soul, but it may also be great for the brain.
As an Illinois state representative, Abraham Lincoln went on a bad blind date that ended up in a very strange and very unexpected place.
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The Oxford English Dictionary just announced its latest update, adding 500 new words and over 2400 new senses of existing words to its online database.
Today’s comediennes stand on the shoulders of many hilarious women who came before them.
The combo spoon/fork's inventor was a rich New York doctor with a string of wacky patents.
Each winter, a group of intrepid divers head deeper and deeper into the country's largest underwater cave.
Thumbing his nose at authority and whipping crowds into a frenzy, he changed music forever.