1. These things somehow pop out of them.
2. They invent awesome shit, like Kevlar.
Thanks, Stephanie Kwolek!
8. They are stronger than they are given credit for.
15. They get better with age.
- Protesters marched in Chicago for the second night in a row after the release of a video showing the police shooting of black teen Laquan McDonald. ›
- Frank Gifford's family says the NFL star had CTE, the degenerative brain disease linked to football. He died in August. ›
- And President Obama actually made his daughters laugh at the annual White House turkey pardon. ›