Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
Molly Oldfield met curators and delved into museum basements for her first book, The Secret Museum. Here are some of the treasures she found.
Humans aren’t the only species with an obesity problem. A recent study shows that 55 percent of domestic dogs and cats are overweight or obese.
Most of us have seen at least one extreme weather event in our lives. But no matter how things look from the ground, these events look drastically different, even surprisingly peaceful, from above.
The mangled remains of a 14-year-old girl shed some light on the less savory elements of America's roots.
Iron Man 3 opened in theaters Friday. Here's what you need to know about high-tech hero Tony Stark and his armored alter ego.
This week, NBA center Jason Collins announced he was gay in a cover story for Sports Illustrated.
Hirsute men of the world, rejoice! Scientific evidence has finally arrived to prove what you’ve known along: that beard looks great on you. Ladies love it, and men do, too.
We’ve already gathered up barely-heard-of names for newborn animals, but there are even more lesser-known monikers.
We may think of the inability to get or maintain an erection as a problem reserved for the ruggedly handsome 50-year-old millionaires joyously piloting their yachts in the background of Viagra commerc