Russian history in U.S. schools is usually limited to Lenin, Stalin, the space race, and maybe now they include the fall of the Soviet Union. Depending on your age, you likely learned about Nicholas II, the last Tsar and his family from movies, because it was a very dramatic story. Show More Summary
Sometimes, the best way to say you're sorry is with a pound of saturated fat. In 2012, high school student Rachel Glemis willingly took a drug test at her Alabama school. While Glemis wasn't on any drugs at the time (besides those she had been prescribed), the test concluded that she had heroin, meth, and cocaine in her system. Show More Summary
Whether it's Greek sculpture or Renaissance paintings, paper cutting might not be the first thing you think of when you hear the word "art." The work of Pippa Dyrlaga, an artist from Yorkshire, UK, might just change that. While completing...Show More Summary
Superheroes are everywhere these days, and people couldn’t be happier about it. They’ve always been a staple of popular culture, even when they were predominantly confined to the pages of comic books. But now they’re in TV shows on almost...Show More Summary
Not a single one has called her brave.
"What I am about to say is not my opinion, it comes straight from the mouth of Corey Haim."
Jupiter's moon Europa is one of the most promising places for life in the solar system.
Adopting a power pose may not actually help you feel more powerful, according to researcher Dana Carney.
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At first, I was skeptical that you could edit Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's speeches into a rap battle about who's the baddest politician in 2016, but Super Deluxe proved me very, very wrong. Crooked Hillary works a lot better as her MC name than it does as an attack line, and Donald's straight-up threatening to kill everyone. Show More Summary
What makes a great TV show intro? In short: music, metaphor, and mood. Ryan Hollinger explores the intro sequence in his Screen Smart series, expertly exposing the details we take for granted as viewers but become obvious on closer inspection. Show More Summary
Pack your Ventriloquist Dummy Finger Puppets. The next Geyser of Awesome Field Trip is heading to Fort Mitchell, KY, home of the Vent Haven Museum of retired ventriloquist dummies. ultrafacts Vent Haven Museum is the world’s only museum...Show More Summary
Researchers have restored Alan Turing's first experiments in computer-generated music.
Travel writer Ben Schlappig uses something called "mileage running" to accumulate lots of travel miles. Mileage running works by collecting miles on cheap flights and spending them on expensive ones. Over a week, Ben might take over 30 discounted flights. Show More Summary
Hiddle, as we now must refer to Tom Hiddleston in a post-Hiddleswift world, is somehow moving on with his life. Hiddleston made good use of his special talent for being outshined by posing for the new Gucci tailoring campaign with some...Show More Summary
Election season is in full swing, and now MAD magazine is taking a swing at Hillary Clinton. The venerable humor magazine skewers Clinton in its latest issue with a My Little Pony spoof called “My Little Phony.” The spread points out...Show More Summary
A California mom is feeling praise from moms around the internet after sharing a note that her teenage daughter asked her to write. Nicole Poppic, from Clarksburg, California, is done coddling her teenager daughter, Cara. Like any high schooler, Cara had a little trouble getting out of bed earlier this month, causing her to be late for class. Show More Summary
I've never been much of a meditator. Thoughts flash too fast and furious on a wide range of equally irrelevant subjects. My nails are worn to nubs from picking and biting. But, at age 51, I've finally experienced the power and beauty...Show More Summary
Modern Family has been on the air for eight seasons now, but it's not done making headlines yet. The popular sitcom announced that it has cast its first ever openly transgender child actor. The character, Tom, is a friend of Mitchell and Cam's daughter Lily. Show More Summary