Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
Ann McKee at Boston University School of Medicine examines the donated brains of former professional athletes to understand how repeated head injuries affect the brain.
Muppet fans are sure to enjoy this great puppet-making video featuring Jim Henson. While the creations aren't as detailed as Muppets, they are much faster to make.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square).
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Triclosan and triclocarban are chemicals used to kill germs in surgical patients.
From Jane, a fantastic set of photos featured on NPR.com: playing with the moon.
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I posted last week's column a day late, on Saturday, and for whatever reason, the extra day seemed to make a world of difference.
From Flossy reader Shilo comes a great link from Gizmodo: "You've never heard Disney like this: the sampled sounds of Snow White remixed, reshuffled, and refitted into a soaring trip-hop be
They’re not the most beautiful songs, or the most musically important. In fact, a few could literally drive you nuts.
Almost as popular as the plumber/hero himself, the Mario theme is one that people who don't even play the games know by heart. It can be performed in all kinds of ways,.
Much of Big 12 country is farmland, which is evident in the original nicknames of many of its teams.
In 2007, there were roughly 1.5 million U.S.
If you follow me on Twitter, you already know that my name is MadameLeota.