The human eye can spot a candle flame from 30 miles away! Learn more about this amazing organ Think about this next time you complain that you have bad eyesight!
Dragonflies are the most effective predator in the animal world. How do other predators stack up? The world can be a rough place for some animals.
Octopi are so intelligent that they're considered honorary vertebrates in animal cruelty laws! The octopus isn’t the first animal that comes to mind when most people think of intelligent animals.
Some LEGO employees get LEGO people business cards! This is a very creative way to get your brand out.
Locusts are not a separate species of insect. What are they then? If you thought locusts were a species in their own right, you would be far from alone.
If you ever get tired of trading on Wall Street, Somalia has its own pirate stock exchange anyone can participate in!
Humans could fly on Saturn’s moon Titan by flapping attached wings. Titan, the moon of Saturn, is one of a few candidates for a human colony in the future.
The magazine Kids Discover doesn’t have any ads in their issues, because they don’t believe in marketing to minors!
The grandson of the designer of Hitler's bunker built Saddam Hussein's bunker. Apparently it runs in the family!
Scientists can now prove that we are all living in the past! Find out what the brain does to make sense of our world Our brains are amazing organs!
Matt LeBlanc was on his last $11 when he auditioned to play Joey on Friends! Matt LeBlanc started off his career in a bunch of well-known commercials in the late 1980s.
After an amphetamine binge, a 22-year-old medical student suddenly had the same acute sense of smell as a dog!
An explosion in France was so loud, it was heard in London! In common use, the word noise means any unwanted sound.
Iran has the highest female to male ratio in universities among all sovereign states. In Iran, more than 70% of alumni in engineering and pure sciences are women.
There's a sea-slug that eats the venomous Portuguese man o' war. What does it do with the poison? It’s no secret that some species of animals have developed incredible means of survival.
The Nazis had a hidden base in North America that wasn't discovered until 1977! In October of 1943 a German U-Boat arrived in Martin Bay, Labrador.
The term "show your colors" comes from sailing—and from pirates and war! Hear the whole story When someone says they see your true colors, they mean they finally see the real you.
"Human intelligence may do more harm than good on an evolutionary scale" -Stephen Hawking. Why does he feel that way?
The Basque language, local to parts of Spain and France, is unlike any other language. How is this possible?
According to some reporters, Patrick Stewart wasn't fit to play Captain Picard at all. Do you know why?