The most expensive telephone number in history was 666-6666. It sold for $2.7 million at an auction in Qatar.
Holiday greetings await anyone bold enough to try to crack the code. We think.
The renowned naturalist once punked an unsuspecting colleague with “field sketches” of made-up species.
Researchers claim to have found a way to incorporate significant amounts of ibuprofen—five to ten times more than is found in most existing medical patches and gels—into a transparent wearable patch t
The U.S. city with the largest number of museums may surprise you (spoiler: it's not New York).
An environmentally friendly and easier alternative to temporary walls and room dividers.
Chocolate is chocolate, isn’t it? Then why does Advent calendar chocolate taste so weird?
These restorations prove that sometimes Humpty Dumpty, even shattered into smithereens, can still be put back together.
Designer Eric McMillan decried traditional playgrounds as "architectural graveyards … They've been built by adults who've forgotten how to play."
A cool collectible gift for fans of the cult classic crime drama.
On December 10, 1927, a radio personality's quick quip launched a country music institution.
What began as a burger alternative has morphed into a bona fide cultural obsession.
The FDA just approved the use of a device that uses sponges to staunch the flow of bleeding from gunshot wounds.
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