Foxes are very skilled hunters. / John Conrad/Corbis Documentary/Getty Images When red foxes are hunting small prey, they use a tactic that biologists call “mousing”: A fox will stalk its quarry until ...
Irish culture is famous for its numerous blessings, but may the road rise up to meet you (go n-éirí an bóthar leat in Irish, which literally translates to “may you succeed on the road”) is probably ...
Some inventions are so ubiquitous these days that it’s hard to imagine life without them—like phones, light bulbs, and indoor plumbing. Others changed the world behind the scenes, revolutionizing an ...
From secret love children to political assassinations to accusations of vampirism, the British royal family has been the ...
Left image: Philippe Hayart/500px Prime/Getty Images; Right image: Raimund Linke/The Image Bank/Getty Images Foxes and coyotes share many similarities. They’re both medium-sized canines, both are ...
It may help to first understand where this belief originated. Nelson Wiseman, director of Canadian studies at the University of Toronto, spoke with MacLean’s in 2017 about the country’s reputation for ...
It’s not often that cat photos are accepted as currency. But for the month of March, public libraries in Worcester, Massachusetts, will wipe certain fines from your account if you submit any picture ...
Roger Bart and Casey Likes star in 'Back to the Future: The Musical' on Broadway. / Photo by Matthew Murphy and Evan Zimmerman Satisfyingly familiar yet bursting with fresh spectacle: finding a ...
The BBC reports that the BBFC has recently re-classified the film’s rating. Originally labeled U, which is roughly the equivalent of the American G rating, the board has now applied a PG rating after ...
This bride is (perhaps unknowingly) following an old Swedish wedding tradition. / JovanaT/Moment/Getty Images In 2014, people noticed a strange trend of bridal parties celebrating the joy and ...
After decades of debate, a map once believed to be the first-ever depiction of North America was finally revealed to be a ...
In episode 4 of the BBC’s 1995 Pride and Prejudice miniseries, Colin Firth’s Mr. Darcy strips down to his white shirt for a quick swim in the lake on his estate, Pemberley. Which means he’s ...