Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
TV audiences have long enjoyed Kelsey Grammer for his masterful portrayal of two very different characters: Dr. Frasier Crane and Sideshow Bob.
On Sunday, Washington Nationals phenom Stephen Strasburg will make his minor league debut for the Double-A Harrisburg Senators against the Altoona (Pa.) Curve.
Skeleton Replaces Copenhagen Mermaid
Denmark's iconic statue of Hans Christian Anderson's The Little Mermaid normally sits in the Copenhagen Harbor, but left last week for temporary residen
Oscar went to a men's store and purchased five items of lower-body clothing: a pair of boxers, a pair of dress pants, a pair of jeans, a pair of shorts, and a pair of sweatpants.
It's been awhile since the United States had a space mission that inspired our whole nation.
A new hominid species found in South Africa may be the link between australopithecines and humans.
This is one of the most elaborate pranks I've ever seen.
Happy 118th Birthday to Mary Pickford!
In the TED Talk below, Jane Poynter discusses her experience living for two years (plus 20 minutes) in Biosphere 2 in the early 1990s.
Dustin Hoffman's 42-year stage and screen career is legendary.
Middle school music classes will offer you a trumpet, flute, clarinet, drums, and a few other everyday musical instruments.
There's something magical about an animal ignoring all of its instinctual programing to become friends with a species that would ordinarily be its enemy.
This brilliant, fun music video from France does several difficult things at the same time:
1) it perfectly captures my nostalgia for old video games
2) it makes you feel sorry for obsolete technolo
Welcome to the Thursday Brain Game.
American States That Might Have Been. To think how close I came to living in Transylvania! (via Metafilter)
Babies have sensory experiences even before birth.