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How to Be Cool: Then and Now

By Janet ManleyJuly 15, 2014
As you all should know, coolness is a complex phenomenon taking into account many variables; some set, and some over which you... More  →
How to Be Cool: Then and Now

We Dispel the Biggest Pool Myths!

By Tom LisiJuly 2, 2014

WE ARE HERE TO DISMANTLE THE MYTH OF THE PURPLE POOL RING OF PEE-SHAME. But what other propaganda have you been

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We Dispel the Biggest Pool Myths!

Other Experiments Facebook Has Been Performing On You...

By Andrew TavinJuly 1, 2014
So you may have learned (perhaps through a friend's Facebook post) that Facebook had been experimenting on you. Apparently, Facebook... More  →
Other Experiments Facebook Has Been Performing On You...

SparkLabs: A Running Experiment

By Brandon SpecktorApril 25, 2014
Welcome to SparkLabs, where we probe the collective consciousness of the Sparkpopulace for insights into the zeitgeist and what hats are cool... More  →
SparkLabs: A Running Experiment

100 Ways to Explain Your Crying

By Monique MadridApril 17, 2014
100. "I've been cutting onions." 99. "I've been kissing onions." 98. "My contact tore."  97. "I was gleeking out of my eye. It's a new skill... More  →
100 Ways to Explain Your Crying

SparkLabs: Our Number One Fixation

By Brandon SpecktorApril 9, 2014
Welcome to SparkLabs, where we probe the collective consciousness of the Sparkpopulace for insights into the zeitgeist and what socks are cool... More  →
SparkLabs: Our Number One Fixation

EXCLUSIVE! We Interviewed the Director of Island of Lemurs: Madagascar!

By Josh PeriloApril 4, 2014
The brand new Imax 3D documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar comes out today and we got a chance to watch the movie... More  →
EXCLUSIVE! We Interviewed the Director of Island of Lemurs: Madagascar!

Why You Should Be Watching Cosmos

By Becky FerreiraMarch 25, 2014
Hey Sparklers! Did you tune in to Sunday night's episode of Cosmos, "When Knowledge Conquered Fear?"? If you did, you know that... More  →
Why You Should Be Watching Cosmos

Palaeontologists Discover "Chicken from Hell"

By Kale BogdanovsMarch 20, 2014
A press release from the Carnegie Museum of Natural History yesterday announced the discovery of a new species of dinosaur. A relative... More  →
Palaeontologists Discover

You Can Have Your Own Twin for Just $28,550!

By Janet ManleyMarch 13, 2014
Just when you had written off printers as lame and "so twentieth century" (or "so fifteenth century" if you're Johannes Gutenberg), along... More  →
You Can Have Your Own Twin for Just $28,550!