Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.
Like humans, animals are prone to birth defects and devastating accidents that leave them disabled.
Okay, the snake is now eating its tail. Back in November, we were treated to No, THIS is How Michael Caine Speaks -- a series of Michael Caine impersonations, along with more in the comments.
This rather blows my mind.
By Maggie Koerth-Baker
According to the Organic Trade Association, organic foods have become a $20 billion industry. And a quick scan of the grocery store aisles seems to confirm that.
When the hundreds of cigarette vending machines sitting in bars and restaurants all across the country became taboo – or downright illegal – the people behind Art-o-mat had a good idea about how to us
Thanks for playing the Monday Math Square. The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.
You can bid on NASA souvenirs, ephemera, and hardware from the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo projects. The auction of 422 items will begin on January 13th.
We'd love you to follow us on Twitter! Would it help if I mentioned we've been ranked the 29th most influential news media Twitter account?
The BBC has compiled a list of Things We Learned in 2010, or as I like to call it, "topical trivia to impress your friends and coworkers with."
From my friend Dekalb, an amazing video fr
We had a lot of fun giving away daily neatorama prizes this month! We hope you continue to enjoy this new aspect of the game. Thanks for being active on the Facebook page.
From Harold, a link to a very funny (and rather subtle, in the best of ways) blog called Catalog Living, as in written by the people who live inside your cataloges (don't they have such glamorous
I've watched the snow fall all day long. I'm content to stay inside and watch, but there are those who take full advantage of snow's slippery properties on sleds or skis.
Whether it's becoming Wonder Woman or, you know, Oprah, many beauty queens have parlayed their time on the pageant circuit into bigger things.
Winston Churchill had one of the most immediately recognizable faces of the 20th century, and you probably know all about his triumphs as a statesman and orator.