In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.
From reader Cathy in Japan comes an amazing set of links: "In Japan many people stop during the day for a daily "exercise time" known as "Rajio Taiso" (radio exercise).
Thermite is a mixture of metal and rust that somehow react at extremely high temperatures. There are many formulas for thermite. All are dangerous.
I’m not complaining about where I work – I spend my days in a pretty cool building. But it’s no Google. Then again, not much is.
After they’ve read all of the books, seen all of the movies, and visited the theme park, what else is a diehard Harry Potter fan to do but visit the grave of Harry Potter himself.
Sure the young wi
Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
Whether you’re a fan of the D.C.
Look, it's Friday. You've got nine and a half minutes to kill.
Remember answering machines? Not the cute little digital numbers we all have today, but the big clunky tape-based jobs of yesteryear?
With the holiday season quickly approaching, many of us are bracing ourselves for the inevitable interminable trips to the post office that come along with mailing cards and gifts.
Man Shoots TV Over Palin's Dance Routine
In the wake of the NFL’s crackdown on concussions and the increasing number of player fines issued for helmet-to-helmet hits, here’s a look at 15 other offenses, ranging from the serious to the absurd
Thanks for giving Friday's Brain Game a shot.
Is legal marriage obsolete in the modern world? TIME looks at statistics on our changing opinions and behavior with regard to marriage and its benefits.
If you've never seen the show How It's Made, you're missing a fascinating look into how some of the most ordinary products around you are constructed.