Five Plant Defense Mechanisms (That Backfired)

We don't actually get most of our drugs from labs, believe it or not. No, we get most of our drugs from the natural world, namely plants. And most of those

Ten Christmas Presents (Worse Than a Kick in the Stockings)

You may recall our tirade on the subject of sins against Halloween. It has come to our attention that while we were able to enrage some readers by bashing their

6 Drinking Games (That Make Spike TV Tolerable)

Lifetime is “television for women”. When the network premiered, it vowed to aim solely for the female demographic like no other network had ever done

7 Common Misconceptions About History

They say that those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it. This might be true, but your studies aren’t worth jack if what you learn is a pack of lies, like these commonly believed historical accounts.

4 Unexplained Explosions

Explosions are attention grabbers, as the Hollywood crowd can easily attest. But what about mysterious explosions? Screenwriters are no doubt scrambling to harness the power of this combination.

10 Bizarre Train Accidents

For generations, it was the fastest ride around. Trains could achieve speeds of over 75 miles an hour by 1800 and for some passengers that factor alone made

4 Famously Unsolved Codes

See if you can break this code: 4-18-9-14-11 25-15-21-18 15-22-1-12-20-9-14-5 1-14-4 3-12-9-3-11 20-8-9-19 12-9-14-11!

6 Types of Halloween Costumes Analyzed

Isn’t it great when that holiday comes around once a year where people step out of their normal clothing routines, allowing you to completely judge a

Eight More Famous Misquotes

Famous quotations have the delightful tendency to attach themselves to famous people, whether there is any genuine connection between them or not…

5 Weird Airplanes

There are many forms of transportation out there, but the quickest way for a person to get from one place to another is flying. There are many people that fly