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Dating With Science: Think You Know What You Want in a Significant Other? WELL YOU'RE WRONG.

By Jon_SkindzierMay 27, 2015
Welcome back to Dating With Science, where our ongoing mission is to bring you only the most useful and relevant scientific data, directly from a scientist's brain to yours, and all you have to do is read it with your eyeballs. Anytime a person holds up one finger and goes More  →
Dating With Science: Think You Know What You Want in a Significant Other? WELL YOU'RE WRONG.
Cumber-CRACK the Code on This Week's Sherlock Geek Quiz!

Cumber-CRACK the Code on This Week's Sherlock Geek Quiz!

By Josh PeriloMay 27, 2015
Even the greatest Sherlock sleuth can't contain ALL there is to know about the world's greatest detective. This week's Geek Quiz takes you to the world of Steven Moffat and asks the truly hard questions. These are trivia questions that would make Moriarty weep! Want to... More  →
Please Don't Give Up: A Slideshow About Living with Anxiety & Depression

Please Don't Give Up: A Slideshow About Living with Anxiety & Depression

By Kate Allan and Chelsea DaggerMay 27, 2015
HELLO, SPARKDARLINGS. As a part of Mental Health month, the fabulous Kate Allan and I decided to collaborate on a project that's really personal and important to both of us: a slideshow about what it's like to live with a mental illness. I actually first came across Kate' More  →

Open Thread for May 27!

By SparkLifeMay 27, 2015
Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username to get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for May 27!

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Date Outside My Religion When I Don't Believe in Interfaith Marriage?

By kat_rosenfieldMay 26, 2015
Hello Auntie! I'm a 20-year-old college student, and I haven't been in a real relationship yet (although this isn't really the main point of my letter). I'm Hindu, and I would prefer to only date other Hindus because it is important to me that my future... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Date Outside My Religion When I Don't Believe in Interfaith Marriage?

We Rank the 10 Best High School Movie Cliques of ALL TIME

By ziggykelsmanMay 26, 2015
What makes a clique click? THREE THINGS: the clothes, the cars, and the comebacks. And sometimes an evil mastermind ringleader. So four. Four things. We’re here to guide you through the most famous cliques in the history of high school movies—from the groups we wish w More  →
We Rank the 10 Best High School Movie Cliques of ALL TIME

Would You Rather: Battle Of The Fandoms Edition!

By AddisonMay 26, 2015
ATTENTION SPARKLEVERSE: THIS IS NOT A DRILL. WE REPEAT: THIS IS NOT A DRILL. Today, a GREAT and TERRIBLE game makes its triumphant return to SparkLife: welcome to the newest edition of Would You Rather! From the beginning of time and space, fandoms have been our binding More  →
Would You Rather: Battle Of The Fandoms Edition!
THE SPARKNOTES YEARBOOK AWARDS: The Time Has Come TO CAST YOUR VOTE!

THE SPARKNOTES YEARBOOK AWARDS: The Time Has Come TO CAST YOUR VOTE!

By SparkLifeMay 26, 2015
You came, you saw, you entered the SparkNotes Yearbook Awards by trumpeting your claim to the mantleS of Biggest Fangirl, Best Eyes, Best Cosplay, Biggest Book Nerd, Best Hair, Best Performance... More  →

Sam Smith Went Nuts Over a Harry Potter Wand

By Emily BrownMay 26, 2015
If you haven't been acquainted with Sam Smith, then you probably don't know that 1. he is an English singer-songwriter who is six-foot-four-inches in length (six inches more than Taylor Swift), 2. he has existed in human form on this earth for but... More  →
Sam Smith Went Nuts Over a Harry Potter Wand