For the 85th anniversary of Alexander Fleming's monumental albeit accidental discovery of penicillin, here's a list of some other very lucky souls and their accidental medical discoveries.
Ohio kidnapper Ariel Castro isn't the only convicted criminal who's died behind bars. Read about some other notable criminals in history who were killed or took their lives while serving time.
Along with Edward Snowden, a growing number of whistleblowers have come forth in the last few years to reveal the trespasses of the world’s governmental, corporate, and institutional giants. Here are their stories against Big Brother.
Before there was Anthony Weiner and his online pseudonym Carlos Danger, there was Slick Willie, Paddy Pantsdown, Muscles From Brussels, and more. We take a look at naughty political nicknames.
Today would've marked the 150th birthday of Henry Ford. Like with the automobile, Ford wasn’t the originator of his last name, but by the time he passed away in 1947, he had made both into icons of industry.
“Drums, please!” From that iconic segue, DJ Jazzy Jeff and copartner The Fresh Prince (a.k.a. Will Smith) crafted one of warm weather’s most lasting theme songs "Summertime," which snagged a Grammy for Best Rap Single in 1992. We sat down with Jeff to discuss the ins and outs of "Summertime" and how it became one of the essential hits of the season.