When we finally got in, it felt like we’d crashed a wedding. Specifically, those last 90 minutes of the party when everyone becomes best friends, forever.
A man's body was found in a burned-out car as a wildfire tore a path of destruction through forests and neighborhoods near Santa Clarita, California, 35 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
Just like the prairie dog, the plateau pika is what environmentalists call a keystone species, playing a crucial role in the ecosystem that sustains life. And their burrows, it is now believed, play an important role in absorbing the heavy rains that fall during the summer monsoon.
Physiclo’s compression pants (designed with the world’s first built-in resistance technology) challenge muscles, enhance cardio and boost workout results just by wearing them. No wonder the USA Olympic team is training with them for Rio. Use promo code DIGG25 to get 25% off.
The days of men hammering away at railroad ties are over, which is definitely a good thing. Just look at this beauty go.
For most Floridians, disaster-flirting comes at a smaller, quieter scale — sudden plagues of frogs, grasshoppers, or invasions of walking catfish. Often the distinction between inside and outside doesn’t much matter. No matter how you try to keep nature at bay, it’s going to manifest in your house.
From 1994 to 2015, Pew Research Center scored survey respondents on a 10-point ideological scale. In the past decade, members of both parties moved further away from the center
A crazy thing happened when Jon Bois went back and erased every three pointer made during the 2015–2016 NBA season: hardly anything changed at all.
How an American became an accidental Chinese movie star, the trouble with online therapists, and more of the best long reads of the week.
Today, the team behind one of the most sensitive dark matter detectors announced its full experimental run had failed to turn up any of the particles it was looking for.
The palmetto plant is most commonly found in the Southeastern United States and is pretty handy dandy if you ever find yourself needing to attach two things together but don't have any adhesive or string.
The Beer Institute — the trade association representing more than 3,300 US brewers—recently released voluntary guidelines directing beer makers to list nutrition information right on the label.
Would you tattoo a website on your forehead for $4,000?
Yesterday, Minnesota United keepr Sammy Ndjock was the butt of many an internet joke, thanks to his inexplicable own goal in a recent game. Rather than hang his head, Ndjock is back with a hilarious, self-deprecating response.
Following Gretchen Carlson's allegations and an investigation into Fox CEO Roger Ailes, a picture of broad sexual harassment at the network has emerged.
A new study reveals how hummingbirds connect different visual cues to keep from crashing into things during their high-speed journeys to collect pollen.
In order to save barefoot people across the nation, Grant Thompson has resorted to covering Legos with soft protective plastic.
In the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes...by ninth grade. And the platform for that tween infamy is Musical.ly.
"Ocarina of Time" is hailed as a masterpiece, but that doesn't mean that everything is perfect.
On Steam, "Bad Rats" is infamous. It’s a janky physics puzzle game that people gift to their enemies. Earning all of its achievements is considered a masochistic badge of honor
Don't forget your ninja turtle bandaids.
2016 has been rough. But consider this: It could be a lot worse. For instance, it could ~72,000 BCE, when a volcanic super-eruption 1.5 million times stronger than the Hiroshima bomb plunged the world into a long, dark artificial winter.
How Jake Taylor, Ricky Vaughn and the rest of the fictional Cleveland Indians present the most accurate version of the sport to ever hit the big screen.
It is a decision that no parent should have to make: should we let our very sick baby die before she was born?
There have been a lot of different "Star Trek" TV series and movies — and a ton of different characters. This nifty interactive maps the relationships between all the characters in the different series and movies.
While Thinknum claims the data that it used to calculate WeWork's burn rate was pulled from the company's public API, WeWork does not agree.
Americans use the doctor less than people in other countries. We still pay more for health care. The United States is routinely the most expensive place to buy medical care, whether that’s a Humira pen or a knee replacement or an MRI scan.
Urban din is forcing animal mating calls to be either unsexy or unheard.
On Friday, American athlete Kendra Harrison broke the 100 meter hurdles world record in London. When she found out, her reaction was total elation.
In a text message sent to supporters on Friday evening, Hillary Clinton's campaign confirmed that the presidential candidate has chosen Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as her Vice Presidential running mate. Here's what you need to know about Hillary's number two.
A suicide bomber hit a large demonstration by members of Afghanistan's Hazara minority in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 10 people and wounding dozens more, officials said.
Gal Gadot and Chris Pine star in Wonder Woman, which will hit theaters June 2, 2017.
Aerial firefighting — by helicopter, scooper plane, or chemical retardant-bearing airtanker — is dangerous, but it is also expensive, regularly misused, and, as some experts argue, emblematic of a long-standing, but entirely misguided, approach to US forest fire policy.
A referendum magnifies the worst aspects of an already imperfect system — democracy — channeling a dazzlingly wide variety of issues through a very narrow gate. It has the appearance of intensification — Ultimate democracy! Thumbs up or thumbs down! — but in practice delivers a dangerously misleading reduction.
Sloth Saki just wants hugs but stone cold 'roo, Love Bug, is stingy with his affection.
No one likes to lose — even pathological gamblers. And yet they keep on betting. If the house always wins, why roll the dice again?
Zack Snyder has finally released one badass teaser for his highly anticipated all-star movie, "Justice League," which is slated to arrive in theaters November 17, 2017.
In 2005, Noel Lobley — then a DJ and anthropology graduate from Oxford University — made an astonishing discovery. By sheer fluke, he stumbled across a neglected collection of over 1,000 hours worth of sound recordings of the Bayaka — a hunter-gatherer community in the rainforests of the Central African Republic.
To be fair, we'd struggle with our lines, too, if they were in Dothraki.