- Twenty products that are cheaper today than ten years ago:
"We're having a heat wave. A tropical heat wave..." The top seven historical heat waves in the U.S.
- In 1776, did people living in the American colonies have British accents? It depends on your point of view:
- I have been on this nutty planet for over three decades, and I have yet to find someone who can plainly explain when to use the words "affect or effect." That, and other grammar conundrums:
- Solar eclipse across the south pacific today. Here is a wonderful map showing future solar eclipses. North America gets two good ones in 2017 and 2024.