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A New Sherlock Holmes Story-FOR REAL? Plus 9 Other Posthumous Manuscripts

A New Sherlock Holmes Story-FOR REAL? Plus 9 Other Posthumous Manuscripts

By Nicole DiekerFebruary 26, 2015

If there's one thing avid readers hate, it's coming to the end of an author's entire collected works and realizing there won't...More  →

Old Timey Cures For Illness That Totally Sucked

Old Timey Cures For Illness That Totally Sucked

By Abbey ClarkeFebruary 23, 2015

Medicine is an ever-evolving science, and hoo boy have there been some missing links in that chain! While we might like to...More  →

THE MINDHUT PRESENTS Brainy Battles: Week Two!

THE MINDHUT PRESENTS Brainy Battles: Week Two!

By Robert PunchurFebruary 16, 2015

The Mindhut can’t pretend to know what happens after death. If we claimed as much it would be equal parts presumptuous, controversial,...More  →

The World's Geekiest Crimes Prove That Criminals Are Just Like Us, Except That They're Criminals

The World's Geekiest Crimes Prove That Criminals Are Just Like Us, Except That They're Criminals

By Christopher GatesFebruary 16, 2015

Sci-fi and fantasy are full of loveable rogues: Han Solo, the Dread Pirate Roberts, Malcolm Reynolds. The list goes on and on....More  →

These Are the World's Oldest Languages...Maybe

These Are the World's Oldest Languages...Maybe

By Andrew WardFebruary 10, 2015

Trying to determine the world's oldest language is like trying to get a definitive answer on the greatest Doctor in Doctor Who...More  →

Take Our Super Political Presidents Quiz!

Take Our Super Political Presidents Quiz!

By Dan SteinFebruary 6, 2015

No matter what people say, Presidents are still an important part of American society. There have been bad and good ones, but...More  →

Will The Real Agent Carter Please Stand Up? 6 Kick-Butt Female Spies from History

Will The Real Agent Carter Please Stand Up? 6 Kick-Butt Female Spies from History

By Christopher GatesFebruary 6, 2015

A super-suave secret agent? Check. A woman who relies on her brains, not her body, to get things done? Check. A lady...More  →

Damaged Medieval Pages That Surprisingly Look Like Art
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Damaged Medieval Pages That Surprisingly Look Like Art

By Lisa GranshawJanuary 29, 2015

When you look at this image, is your first thought that it’s an intended work of art? If it is, think again!...More  →

Why John Green Makes Us Optimistic (NO, REALLY!) About the Future of Earth

Why John Green Makes Us Optimistic (NO, REALLY!) About the Future of Earth

By Josh PeriloJanuary 8, 2015

To be fair, it's John, Hank, and the entire Crash Course team. In one of the latest episodes of their "Big History"...More  →

Top 4 Mysteries That Have Never Been Solved

Top 4 Mysteries That Have Never Been Solved

By Dan SteinJanuary 5, 2015

Mysteries are always great fun to solve. They can challenge the mind and push people to their limits in terms of problem...More  →