It covers your car, the sidewalks and your mouth -- if you've ever closed your eyes, looked up and opened wide like your sister told you to -- but why is bird poop a different color than almost every ... [more]
Unless you're a fanatical finger-painting kleptomaniac, this idiom has probably never made much sense to you. Allow us to explain.
No aspect of American football is more confusing than its only-occasionally-accurate moniker.
You probably know that the whole world used to be one continent and now it's in seven pieces. But do you know anything else about the monstrous island we now refer to as 'Pangaea'?
Grab your knife and fork because we're going to dissect the history of Thanksgiving's association with the big gobbling bird.
Sex-crazed teenagers, horrible diseases, and violent crime are all sold in the media as things that are pushing up the date of the end of the world. The apocalypse isn't coming -- at least not from ... [more]
For all the trouble NASA has with weather delays by basing shuttle launches out of Florida, there must be a good reason why they don't move to, say, Southern California...right?
You probably remember pi from 7th grade math class as a magical number discovered hundreds of years ago used for calculations involving circles... But why the symbol? Who discovered pi? How many ... [more]
If you catch Swine Flu from your cell phone, you can't say we didn't warn you.