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5 Secrets of the Animal Kingdom

By reidfaylorJuly 27, 2012
Animals have so many secrets! Some of them are juicy. This slideshow comic shares some of them. More  →
5 Secrets of the Animal Kingdom

Your Quick Guide to the Olympics

By Emily WinterJuly 27, 2012
Olympics coverage can be very confusing. We don't like that. Here's the no-nonsense basic info about 2012 London Olympics, which start today: List of Events (with schedule information): Archery Badminton Basketball Beach Volleyball Boxing Canoe / Kayak Cycling Diving Equestrian Fencing Field Hockey Gymnastics Handball Judo Modern Pentathlon More  →
Your Quick Guide to the Olympics

Sh*t Girls Say When You Take Their Photo

By Melissa AlbertJuly 27, 2012
Step 1: Pull out your camera at a social gathering. Step 2: Watch the agony that ensues! Everyone wants to look good in your photos, but only the shameless will admit that they want to look good in your photos. Here's the sh*t girls say... More  →
Sh*t Girls Say When You Take Their Photo

The Do's and Don'ts of Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse at the Beach

By ContributorJuly 27, 2012
The last thing you would expect during a day at the beach is for your sunbathing to be interrupted by a vicious hoard of zombies. But hey, the undead wait for no one, and they especially won’t wait for your vacation. So what should you... More  →
The Do's and Don'ts of Surviving a Zombie Apocalypse at the Beach

Sleeping Beauty Is a Total Stalker in this New Fairytale Comedy

By Brandon SpecktorJuly 27, 2012
With a batch of titles like Snow White and The Huntsman, Red Riding Hood, and the upcoming Angelina Jolie firebreather Maleficent giving our fairytales the same gray-tinted, hyper moody makeover and over and over, we're beginning to feel a bit like Rapunzel—all tower-pent,... More  →
Sleeping Beauty Is a Total Stalker in this New Fairytale Comedy

12 Totally True Facts About the Olympics

By RG DanielsJuly 27, 2012
The Olympics start today! Lucky for you, we're here with all of these facts that are so true, you might actually die from the true-ness of them. Well, probably not, but you could be hospitalized. Melvin Dimperfunk was the first guy to start chanting "U-S-A!" at the... More  →
12 Totally True Facts About the Olympics

How to Make Your Locker Grade A

By SissyJuly 27, 2012
Obsessed with outfitting yourself for another great year? This semester, set yourself up for success with a locker that does more than just store stuff. Make it a place that is not only organized, but also suited to your unique personality. Here’s how you maximize... More  →
How to Make Your Locker Grade A

A REAL Steampunk Computer and 5 other TED Talks to Geek Out About

By Brandon SpecktorJuly 27, 2012
Here's one for your steampunk novels, gearheads: the first effective computer was designed in the 1830s, powered by steam, cogs and punchcards, and filled a room the size of a locomotive. In his recent TED talk, "The greatest machine that never was," computer programmer John Graham-Cumming... More  →
A REAL Steampunk Computer and 5 other TED Talks to Geek Out About

Can You Finish Talie's Song?

By TalieJuly 27, 2012
Let me begin by explaining my three-week disappearance. Two words, Sparkle-cupcakes: FINALS WEEK. The one week out of the whole semester that somehow manages to bring out the worst in us whilst literally putting in the best in us… by consuming as much deliciously sugary... More  →
Can You Finish Talie's Song?

Open Thread for July 27

By SparkLifeJuly 27, 2012
Here's another one of NatSussNotSeuss's drawings. Is it just us, or are these incredible?... More  →
Open Thread for July 27