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The Late Movies: Time-Lapse Videos

Mark Arminio

We're more than halfway through February, yet spring seems so far off for most of us covered under layers upon layers of snow.

The Quick 10: 10 Bygone (or rejected) Academy Awards Categories

Stacy Conradt

The Academy Awards are coming up in a few weeks, which means another long awards ceremony to sit through"¦ if you're inclined to sit through those things, I mean (I am).

What a Rich Retired Genius Does in His Copious Spare Time

Chris Higgins

Nathan Myhrvold is a professional eccentric multimillionaire polymath (for the non-geeks among us: a rich geek who does a bit of everything).

The Remarkable Success of the Worst Movie Ever

Ransom Riggs

Until recently, The Room was just another unsuccessful indie film flop -- a drama, independently financed for around $7 million by writer-director-producer-actor Tommy Wiseau and released in a few the

7 Creative Uses for Poop

Miss Cellania

As long as the animal kingdom exists, we'll have a steady supply of digestive byproducts, whether you call it dung, manure, sewage, feces, or poop. We may as well use it for something!

Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

We're closing in on the magic 50,000 followers milestone on Twitter. I wish we could rig up balloons and streamers to shower the person who puts us over the top.

Fancy Foods to Get You Fried

Jill Harness

Some admittedly "far out" entrepreneurs have opened the first ever gourmet medicinal marijuana restaurant in Denver.

4 Fabulous Online Tools

David K. Israel

When you're working online 10 hours a day as I do, you appreciate all the help you can get. Here are four great tools I've discovered over the last six months that make my job a lot easier.

Brain Game: Seven, One Way

Welcome to the Thursday Brain Game.

Morning Cup of Links: Visions of Geometry

Miss Cellania

Award-winning journalist Ray Gosling admitted on television that he killed someone he loved who was dying of AIDS years ago.

The Late Movies: Dogs Being Cute

Chris Higgins

Let's just get this over with. I saw a cute dog video (the first below), and decided that y'all needed some more cute dog videos in your lives.

The Quick 10: 10 Famous Neon Signs

Stacy Conradt

You've probably heard of the neon graveyard in Las Vegas "“ it's where a lot of the historic signs in town go to bite the dust after the hotel they advertised has been torn down.

J.K. Rowling on Failure & Imagination

Chris Higgins

J.K. Rowling gave a killer speech at the Annual Meeting of the Harvard Alumni Association last year. This speech is very much worth your time. How did J.K.

Our Favorite Olympians: Eric Moussambani, Equatorial Guinea

Ethan Trex

Editor's Note: This article originally appeared during the Beijing Games in 2008.

The Lost Art of Bloodstopping

Ransom Riggs

Back in the days before modern medicine, in the parts of North America where the work was rough and a doctor might be a day's ride away -- the Ozarks, the mining towns of Appalachia, and among th

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