20 Rain Frogs That Have Had It With This Week
Whatever happened this week, you're probably handling it better than these rain frogs.
25 Wonderfully Geeky Cookies
You need a cookie. So have a cookie. Or if you prefer, have a 011000110110111101101111011010110110100101100101.
How To Use Animals To Escape Unwanted Advances
The best way to deflect sleaze is to keep the animal kingdom readily available.
20 Owls That Can't Get Any Respect
Statistically speaking, owls are the most degraded of birds. But why must they suffer such indignities as these?
21 Animals That Have No Respect For Authority
Let us lament the depravity of the animal kingdom. They're lawbreakers and troublemakers, the whole lot of them.
20 Mundane Things That Are Inexplicably Uncomfortable
It's OK to be unnerved by these things. You're not alone. And if you can get through this list without twitching at least once, more power to you.
50 Stunning Jellyfishscapes
I don't think you're ready for these jellies. Even if you think you are you're going to appreciate jellyfish so much more after you see these beautiful photographs.
The 40 Best Animal Cuddlers Of All Time
We all like cuddly animals, so it's probably for the best that someone is keeping track of these things.
20 Ugly Vegetables That Grew Up To Be Swans
Or ducks. But anyway, my point is that there's hope for you too.
20 Plants That Are Totally Confused
These plants can't tell right from wrong anymore! I blame society. Or too many nitrates in the fertilizer. Whatever.
The 15 Cutest Living Fossils
The term "living fossil" has been used to describe creatures that retain primitive features, have remained unchanged for millions of years, or are members of species-poor taxa. Many of which, incidentally, are unbearably cute. Here are the most adorable of the lot presented in no particular order.
The Horizontorium: A Nineteenth-Century Optical Illusion
Here's one for history buffs and optical illusion lovers: The Horzontorium, the once popular 3D illusion invented by William Shires in 1821. I'm all for bringing this back, so who wants to give it a try?
35 Bookplates Belonging To Famous People
Curious how famous people laid claim to their libraries? These lovely inserts not only indicate a book's provenance, but they often reflect the owner's personality. Ranging from silent movie stars to presidents, here are examples of ex libris from the historical elite.
20 Awesome Examples Of Literary Graffiti
Thank you, graffiti artists, for making our streets a little bit smarter. How many of these literary references do you recognize?
12 Snakes That Are Not Looking Forward To St. Patrick's Day
But can you blame them? Saint Patrick supposedly drove all the snakes from Ireland, after all. The holiday is imbued with horrifyingly speciesist, anti-snake sentiment. IMBUED.
15 Zebras That Have Gone Incognito
Did you know that zebras often assume secret identities to do sneaky zebra stuff? If you are like me and harbor a secret fear of being spied upon by equines, here's a handy guide to exposing zebras in disguise.