For over a century, people have tried to go faster and faster in water-based vehicles, turning to things like jet engines to reach new speeds. Sadly, this race for the record has resulted in many terrible and tragic accidents.
Rock Paper Scissors is an ancient way of solving problems and owning your friends.
From time to time, the sun ejects plasma into space. If those particles hit Earth, some bad, bad things can happen.
People do weird and sometimes dangerous things for their moment in the social media spotlight.
This week: a PSA from Stephen (and a begrudging Myke) about how the Winter Olympics are the coolest games in town.
Every four years, a flame is lit in Greece and travels the world, lighting the way to the Olympic games.
The late 1950s were a weird time between the United States and the Soviet Union, like that one time both countries thought about nuking the moon.
In 1912, the world's largest passenger sank. Ever since, people have had theories about what happened.
The 2011 holiday season was almost ruined by a butter shortage in Norway. It was so serious people smuggled the spreadable staple in across the border to avoid tariffs.
This week, Stephen and Myke cover three more weird sports — fox tossing, speed typing and rocket racing.