Grilling Mistakes Everyone Makes. Change them and become a legend of the backyard cookout.
Where Surfers Can Ride Massive Waves for Over an Hour ... Inland. A tidal bore in Hangzhou, China, can be deadly, but also irresistible.
Kim Jong Un Offers to Host Peace Talks Between United States and Canada. Yeah, it's satire, but too plausible for comfort.
The First Evidence of Four-Legged Aquatic Ancestors in Africa. The discovery suggests that Devonian tetrapods could have evolved anywhere, even at the South Pole.
How To Get Your Kids To Do Chores (Without Resenting It). Families in Mexico and Guatemala have cracked the code. (via Digg)
The First Woman Elected to Congress. Jeannette Rankin worked with politicians who had insane ideas about women.
One of the Deepest Caves in the World is Even Bigger Than We Thought. Scientists trapped by floodwaters found new passages in Mexico's Sistema Huautla. (via Metafilter)
The Strange Life Of An Unsolved Mysteries Phone Operator. Amid the thousands of calls from pranksters and crackpots, clues came in to solve real crimes.
I Became A Father of Three Overnight. You can't gradually slip into adopting a 6-, an 8-, and a 10-year-old.
Murder On the Cheap. It was an everyday murder for hire, easily solved, but the trial was completely bonkers.
A blast from the past (2009): 9 Mysterious Ape-men from Around the World and 7 More Mysterious Ape-men.