As the Worm Turns, or Doesn't. Biologists snipe at each other in their published papers.
70 Intricate Details You Never Knew About the Harry Potter Movies.
On a Plate. I've posted this comic before, but we need a reminder every once in a while.
A System Designed to Make People Disappear. If you think the US prison system is nuts, check out how the roundup of illegal immigrants is working. (via Metafilter)
The Most Interesting Camel in the World. Topsy joined the U.S. Army in the 1850s and lived until 1934.
How Hitler Stole the Autobahn. The official line was that he conceived of it in a jail cell in 1924.
Outsmarting Death. (via reddit)
Having a common name and even sharing a birthday with another Lisa Davis led her to see the injustice in our justice system. (via Metafilter)
How Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning Revived the Guardians of the Galaxy. Before 2008, they were in Marvel's dustbin of heroes.
Smoking pot, even legal medical marijuana, can deny you a life-saving organ transplant. Nineteen-year-old Riley Hancey found out the hard way.