6 Historic Inventions You Didn’t Know Were Total Accidents
Forget genius. Sometimes history turns on dumb luck.
The 8 Ugliest Animals You’ll Ever Lay Eyes On
Natural selection certainly doesn't care too much about aesthetics; the creatures featured here are some of the ugliest animals to have ever existed!
11 Of History’s Strangest Inventions
From boats that would survive an ice age to wooden swimming suits, the world's strangest inventions are also the most delightful to look back on.
6 Of The Most Absurd Performance Artists In The World
It's easy for art museums to feel stuffy. But the work of these absurd performance artists might make you long for Dutch still life again.
20 Ridiculous Laws Around The World
In Lebanon, it's OK for men to sleep with animals if they're female. Don't go to Milan if you're sad. Read on for more ridiculous laws around the world.
The 7 Best Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks
As eloquent as he is engaging, Neil DeGrasse Tyson is a scientist and public intellectual of the ages.
These Early Examples Of Film Will Shock You
Considering that the motion picture has only been around for a little over a century, the advances it's made since its infancy are truly amazing.
Bee Bearding, Your New Favorite Hobby
Bored and near a colony of bees? We've got just the hobby for you: bee bearding.
The 20 Craziest Laws In The United States
If you want to kill someone in New Jersey, don't wear a vest. In Alabama, you can't chain your pet gator to a fire hydrant. Behold, the US's craziest laws.
Ridiculous Beliefs Of The World’s Most Acclaimed Thinkers
The man who invented cereal thought it might curb masturbation. Read on for more ridiculous beliefs.
6 Astonishing Asian Structures That Boggle The Mind
Sure, Europe has the Eiffel Tower and Big Ben. North America has the Empire State Building. But these relatively unknown Asian structures are just as cool.