The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
Sometimes you just need a break!
On April 11, 1961, the trial of war criminal Adolf Eichmann was the first to be completely televised. Here are 11 of the most-watched since then.
This video has been making the rounds on the Web the last few days, showing a bizarre mound of ice shards piling up on the shore of a lake. Nature, you crazy.
The European science organization wants to remind the world that, 20 years ago, it gave us the World Wide Web for free
Here are five famous writers who, mostly for marketing reasons, changed genders for their bylines and book covers.
With the number of remakes, reboots, and re-imagined movies coming out of Hollywood lately, the industry seems intent on taking everything old and making it new again.
In our Retrobituaries series, we highlight interesting people who are no longer with us. Today let's explore the life of Ruth Fertel, who died at 75 in 2002.
If you remember nothing else from this article, remember that Mother's Day is Sunday, May 12. Go ahead and buy the card now.
The symbols we use also have names: dollar sign, treble clef, asterisk, etc. But sometimes the name for a symbol takes on a different sort of meaning.
This week on Bates Motel: Dead deputies, dead dogs and dead dreams. Ah, idyllic White Pine Bay. Having fun! Wish you were here!
As a marker of singularity, our voices are as effective as our fingerprints.