Dr. Ruth was trained as a sniper by the Israeli military.
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A Woman's Life, As Told Through Scientific Studies. Strange how research that should make us feel better about ourselves tends to just make us feel weird.
A video from inside a dust storm. Surreal, fascinating, and somewhat terrifying!
If the internet had a Justice League, who would it include? And who would be each other's nemeses?
To bring the Olympic spirit to developing nations in the late 1990s, the Olympic Committee allowed a small number of “wild card” athletes to join the Games.
Last year I saw Andy Daly perform at MaxFunCon, a convention of nice people that happens to include a lot of indie/alternative comedy.
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George Hart shows us how to cut a bagel such that it ends up as two linked bagel-rings.
In honor of the Olympics: could you be a medalist? Find out with the Guardian's retro interactive game.
By now, you've seen the opening ceremonies of the 2012 London Olympics.
Jerk Test: Do You Flick Lit Cigarettes Into An Orangutan Cage?
If you said yes, you are a huge jerk. A tremendously humongous mega jerk. If that sounds crazy, it’s not.
Since 1916, Hallmark has churned out billions of greeting cards, but no single card has had the staying power of the legendary Pansy Card—the king of the
While it’s not unusual for a film to have unused screenplays hiding in a filing cabinet somewhere, the lost scripts of Indiana Jones are a fascinating look at what might have been for everyone’s favor
We're taking a look back at the fine art competitions that originated in ancient Greece and were revived as part of the modern Olympics from 1912 to
Plane Carrying Proposal Banner Crashes
Mike Flynn hired a plane to carry a banner saying "Will you marry me?" over the beach where his girlfriend Michelle would see it.
For the last 100 years, the Olympic spirit has come with an asterisk for the United States. It's not doping. It's not underage gymnasts.