Real People Behind 9 Characters You Thought Were Fictional.
The Most Successful Movies in History. I've seen them all, and would recommend that you see them all, too, eventually.
Meet NASA's 2017 astronaut candidates.
These twelve were selected from over 18,000 candidates, and their
qualifications may cause you to feel completely inadequate.
Sexism in science on display. Here's the video evidence. Physicist Veronika Hubeny 's response. (via Waxy)
When Monty Python Took American Television to Court. http://mentalfloss.com/article/501461/when-monty-python-took-american-television-court
Chaser, the Border Collie that can understand 1022 words (or more). She's a good dog, even if she is a genius.
The 10 Most Beautiful Ceilings in the World. From back when form was as important as function. (via Metafilter)
5 Myths About War You Believe (Because Of Movies). A two-hour film can't begin to explain the complexities of history.
Follow the clues to solve a crime mystery. You'll have a mystery victim and three possible perpetrators. (via reddit)
Planetarium, and a brief history of space music. Musicians have always been inspired by the heavens.