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The Most and Least Romantic Places in the World for a First Kiss

By ShivaniFebruary 6, 2014
When it comes to first kisses, people become strangely romantic. Even the most hardened cynic melts a little when hearing or recounting... More  →
The Most and Least Romantic Places in the World for a First Kiss

Meteorological Phenomena and Feels: An Illustrated Scientific Exploration

By Janet ManleyDecember 12, 2013
Man has long recognized the link between bad weather and emotional tsunamis. Here we unpack the meteorological science behind feels... ... More  →
Meteorological Phenomena and Feels: An Illustrated Scientific Exploration

New Things! The Canary Islands

By Janet ManleyNovember 5, 2013
Hi, and welcome to New Things! Here's a good New Thing I just found out about: The Canary Islands! Contrary to my first... More  →
New Things! The Canary Islands

Fall Around the World

By Janet ManleyOctober 21, 2013
Ah, fall. Nutmeg candles. Faux-leaf wreaths. Indoor leaf-raking. Giant, rotting pumpkins on our doorsteps. It's a special time of year. Many people... More  →
Fall Around the World

Pickup Lines for Every State (Non-Scrolly!)

By Janet ManleyOctober 15, 2013
From sea to shining sea, we have your pickup needs ... More  →
Pickup Lines for Every State (Non-Scrolly!)

18 Comebacks for Proud Nerds

By Janet ManleyFebruary 25, 2013
1. I know you are, but what am isotope? 2. The denser you are, the more undeniable gravity is. 3. Why don’t you make... More  →
18 Comebacks for Proud Nerds

You Know You're From The Pacific Northwest When...

By ContributorMarch 3, 2011
1chance14 is making us want to get out of New York City. —Sparkitors The Pacific Northwest (or Great Northwest) is in... More  →
You Know You're From The Pacific Northwest When...