Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
The notional postal workers may be flying some exceedingly unfriendly skies.
Hint: We need GIFs to show you what the they look like.
You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.
What does Imgur, one of the most highly-trafficked sites on the web, want to be when it grows up? Television.
Phone-call data track the distribution of courtesy (and the lack of it) over recorded conversations. We'd thought better of you, Buckeyes.
Everything should be made into marshmallows, even pictures you take with your phone.
If you're celebrating the holiday outside of Earth, you'll enjoy a bird that "resembles sliced deli meat" and stuffing that has "a broth-heavy, institutional flavor."
A storm is bringing flight delays and cancellations across the country over the busiest travel days of the year. Track the agony with this handy/horrible infographic.
Yet another teenage girl captures an image of herself.
And, boy, is the Gay family of LaGrangeville, New York gonna be pissed.
To sleep, perchance to freak out some fellow commuters ...
Archaeologists reveal the "sweet, strong" flavor of ancient booze, and wonder whether they might be able to recreate it.
A reminder that astronauts, on top of everything else, are entrepreneurs.
... And then returned it to her. Because Twitter.
While today's prosthetics strive to surpass human capabilities, the earliest versions sought to replicate them.
We could marvel at the mysteries of the cosmos ... or we could do some math.
Linguists are recognizing the delightful evolution of the word "because."
It took a well-connected city to make Miles's dream come true.
Nearly 150 years after it panned Lincoln's seminal speech, the Patriot-News is changing its tune. This is how the editorial came to be in the first place.
The "most ambitious book ever conceived by an American writer" was first published with entire sections missing.