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11 Interesting Facts and Cures for Pain

Pain affects everyone at some point in their lives. Sometimes it’s quick like brain freeze, sometimes it’s chronic. And sometimes, there are really ...

Donald Trump: Man, Money, Madness

With Donald Trump’s latest bid for presidency, the media is aflutter with talk of the billionaire. If you don’t know your Trump history, now’s the ...

Feel The Burn: 8 Spicy Food Facts

Why do humans find such pleasure in torturing themselves? When you think of it, hot sauce bottles regularly boast they are the hottest, most mouth burning creation ...

Work Flow: $75,000 Can Buy You Happiness

Whoever said that money can’t buy you happiness was wrong…Well, sort of. As much as we all would love to win the lottery and have oodles of money to buy ...

You’d Never Expect These Actors To Have These Second Careers

There are some careers that go together like peanut butter and jelly. The number of actors with second careers in directing, singing, or another artistic endeavor ...

Memorial Day Facts

The final Monday of each May brings us Memorial Day, a time to remember soldiers who have died while serving. While we remember that day’s fallen soldiers, ...

Words That Came To Mean Their Opposite

You might think that language would fall apart if words could simply start meaning the opposite of what you thought, but it turns out that it’s actually not ...

How the Hawaiian Shirt Invented Casual Fridays

It’s hard to believe that this one brightly colored shirt is the reason most of us in the United States can wear jeans to work on Fridays, but it’s true! ...

8 On-Screen Movie Couples Who Hated Each Other in Real Life

While actors appear to have on-screen chemistry, sometimes the actors just hate each other, but bare being around them for the movie’s sake. Here are 8 ...

7 Fraudulent Ads That Led to Big and Hefty Lawsuits

Although commercials are the best way to advertise products and services, but sometimes companies aren’t exactly truthful in their ads. Here are 7 fraudulent ...

The Encyclopedia That Changed Them All: Facts About Wikipedia

Since Wikipedia came into existence 2001, it has dominated the internet as a source of information and misinformation. The site has completely changed the way that ...

Amazing Survival Stories

Human beings are remarkably resilient. For all the tales of destruction or illness, we have a few that tell the story of someone surviving against all odds. Here are ...

24 New Words Added to Dictionary.com and What They Mean

Dictionary.com has added hundreds of new words to its online, searchable dictionary. Many of these words reflect our tech-focused society as well as a greater ...

Walk It Off: Can Hiking Cure Depression?

“Walk it off.” Seriously. There’s finally scientific evidence to back up the stress-releasing activities of hiking, walking, or just being out in nature can do ...

The Scientific Connection Between Camping and Circadian Rhythms

The circadian system is responsible for regulating a ton of physiological and behavioral rhythms and one of them is sleep. Too many all-nighters, parties, NetFlix ...

FDA Approved Cure For Double Chins?

Sign me up! No more weird contraptions or embarrassing faces in the mirror. Say goodbye to trying to hold anything from tennis balls to oranges under your chin. This ...

11 Apple Innovations and Products That Changed Technology

With the release of the new Apple Watch, it’s interesting to look back at past Apple products and devices and how they changed how we use technology. While ...

Banks Did What?
April 30, 2015

Banks have been a huge part of the history of America, but sometimes they do unintelligent, odd, or downright hysterical things. Here are the best of the times that ...

9 Really Weird Pluralizations

If you want to be a wordsmith, you’ve got to know how to work the English language. While it’s been said that English is one of the most difficult ...

The Facts You Really Want to Know About Cigarettes
April 27, 2015

Most people think they know the facts about smoking: it’s bad for you, it causes cancer, and secondhand smoke is dangerous. But there might be a little bit ...

8 Times Businesses Made You Regain Your Faith in Humanity
April 27, 2015

More often than not, the stories we hear about corporations and businesses are stories about misbehavior and bad ethics. But sometimes, businesses go above and ...

15 Facts About Dyslexia
April 22, 2015

Dyslexia is the most common learning disability around, but it’s still widely misunderstood. Myths abound, while understanding of the fascinating nature of the ...

Tom Cruise and the Galactic Confederacy: The Facts About Scientology
April 21, 2015

Scientology is the source of much fascination and ridicule thanks to its secretive nature and celebrity members. But what’s the truth about the esoteric ...

15 of the Weirdest Words of the American Dialects
April 20, 2015

Let’s face it: we Americans talk weird. We have multiple dialects across the country, and all of these have their own terms. Read on for 15 examples of the ...

Weird Facts About Aging
April 20, 2015

America’s population is getting older, and with that aging comes a whole new understanding of what it means to be elderly. Here are a few facts to get you up ...