Sleepwalk killers: what happens when you break the law while unconscious?
With just 70 verified cases of sleep killing cataloged in the medical literature, sleepwalking is still a tested defense in court.
The swashbuckling truth: 20 things you didn’t know about (the real) pirates
Arrrr, did you know?
People of Color are the new race of America—and Blacks are their leaders
Black Excellence to the rescue. Our darkest folk are also the natural leaders of America's new race.
20 genius tips for living with less plastic
It's impossible to completely avoid plastic, but we have compiled the 20 most effective ways to limit your exposure.
Andrew Jackson’s 1,400 pound block of cheese
Jackson was a legend. And, at some point, he was gifted a humongous wheel of cheese. This is the story of that cheese.
Clearing the clutter: techniques for efficient data storage
Safe and efficient data storage is an increasing concern for businesses, big and small. Here's how they're coping.
Fight right: the 7 DOs and DON’Ts of arguing with your SO
Before you lose your cool, read up on these tips for fighting fair—instead of fighting to the death.
Your own relaxing retreat: tips for designing a dream backyard escape
Tips and inspiration for designing a backyard oasis that's functional and beautiful.
The 13 red flags that mean breaking up is imminent
Pack your things and join Tinder.
15 murderers’ infamous last words before being executed
When you're being executed, you get an opportunity to sum up your existence with something profound. Or maybe just a joke.
The true story of a Victorian swindler and his spectacular underwater bachelor palace
Upon first glance, Witley Park in Surrey, UK is just like any other extravagant Victorian mansion. But look closer.
Think like a dictator: 10 science-backed hacks to develop iron-clad willpower
Psychologists are starting to better understand our ability to delay gratification and resist temptation in favor of long-term goals.
How to design the cutest beachy bedroom
A beach-themed bedroom is a great way to create an oasis of relaxation and serenity.
Book of Nature: 10 hilarious sex lessons from 1861
Always carry to bed a napkin, and eat plenty of phosphorous. Come get your Civil War era sex education on.
12 badass things you didn’t know about the vagina
The female organ has approximately the strength of a beefy toddler, double the nerve endings of the head of a penis, and can give multiple orgasms per minute.
How astrology could affect your career path
Are you curious about how astrology can help in guiding your career choices? Have you ever considered the impact of your zodiac sign on your professional life?
How to choose the right elopement destination for your wedding
There's a perfectly socially acceptable way to escape the stress of a big, traditional wedding in your hometown.
Science finally explains why your hoo hoo smells like a plague infected musk ox
The idea that the vagina needs to be scent-free is a misconception. Still, if your vegana smells like a UFO abduction, maybe something is up.
Did this bizarre 19th century sex cult make your silverware?
The Oneida Community, a biblical communist cult, practiced free love as early as the 1840s. You may have some of their products in your home.
5 reasons your cooling costs will be high this summer
Many homeowners make things much worse without even realizing it.
The world’s oldest jokes reveal we’ve always laughed at the same things
The world's oldest known joke is from 1900 BC Sumeria and it's a fart joke. A familiar journey through the ancient world's recorded bits of humor.
The 11 most traumatizing TV episodes of all time
The episodes and scenes that both shocked and scarred us with the misery they portrayed.
What to do after you become a licensed practical nurse
Career options that open up to you after you become a licensed practical nurse.
10 most absurd deaths from medieval Europe
The Darwin Awards are annual and don't concern themselves with historical (ig)noble sacrifices. Let's correct that injustice.
The cheese caves: why the US govt stores billions of pounds of cheese underground
They're real, and they're hiding right under our feet—as long as our feet are in Missouri.
Here’s why you should never use DuckDuckGo
The search engine manages a vast blacklist of legitimate sites, and it doesn't protect your privacy. DuckDuckGo is a tech grift designed to exploit less tech savvy users.
How people used to download games from the radio in the 80s
Downloadable games are the format of the future, but they’re not a modern invention. Eager computer users were downloading wirelessly over 30 years ago.
50 character dilemmas to take your storytelling to the next level
From the classic hero's journey to modern stories, good characters are defined by dilemmas—the writer's most powerful tool.
25 genius kitchen hacks to cut food waste and save big money
We have collected the most creative, brilliant, and easy ways to reduce food waste while getting the most out of your groceries. You will regret not knowing these before!
26 people share the absolute worst reasons they had sex with someone
Thanks to the power of anonymity, people confess the most hilariously cringeworthy and absurd reasons they ever had for doing the sex.
30 incredible natural phenomena you have to experience to believe
Whether you are an adventurer seeking new experiences or a science enthusiast fascinated by the mysteries of the world, these wonders will leave you in awe.
Fuel your outdoor adventures: 12 energizing vegan camping meals
With a little bit of preparation, you can fuel even the energy requirements of the great outdoors with these delicious, whole, plant-based camping meals.
A visual guide to Bangkok’s rich cultural treasures
From ornate temples and bustling markets to traditional Thai experiences, there is something for everyone to discover in Bangkok.
How to sleep tight and not let the bed bugs hitch a ride home from vacation: 10 tips
Whether you're staying in a hotel, Airbnb, or vacation rental, the tips in this article will help you keep bed bugs at bay and ensure a pest-free return home.
The lottery curse: 8 winners who lost everything (and how)
Explore the archetypal ways lottery winners end up down and out, through eight real stories.
7 things Reddit taught me about how to meditate
If you read the right subs, Reddit provides a wealth of genius hacks and tips that makes meditation more effective.
15 bizarre instant stress relievers that actually work
From blowing up a balloon to screaming into a Japanese shouting vase, science vouches for these surprising stress killers.