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The Other NRA (Or, How The Philadelphia Eagles Got Their Name)

The Other NRA (Or, How The Philadelphia Eagles Got Their Name)

Fun fact: The Philadelphia Eagles got their name from the logo for one of FDR's New Deal programs--PHOTO:

You Should Be Poaching Eggs All the Time

You Should Be Poaching Eggs All the Time

How to make your poached eggs look as perfect as this--PHOTO: #instructions #slatedishes

What to Bring to a War: A Packing List for WWII Army Nurses

What to Bring to a War: A Packing List for WWII Army Nurses

How to pack for WWII--PHOTO:

Strange and Lovely Starburst Galaxy Seen by Hubble

Strange and Lovely Starburst Galaxy Seen by Hubble

The strange and lovely wreckage of a cosmic collision--PHOTO:

Eleanor Roosevelt's License to Pack Heat

Eleanor Roosevelt's License to Pack Heat

Eleanor Roosevelt had a gun license that made her look like an OG--PHOTO:

What's Wrong With This Picture?

What's Wrong With This Picture?

Breast Cancer Awareness Month can sometimes make things very confusing color-wise--PHOTO:

How That Nineteenth-Century Handwriting Got So Pretty

How That Nineteenth-Century Handwriting Got So Pretty

Why cursive handwriting from the late-nineteenth-century is so universally beautiful--PHOTO:

"God Sleepeth Not": Helen Keller's Blistering Letter to Book-Burning German Students

80 years ago, Hellen Keller wrote this blistering letter to German students denouncing book-burnings--PHOTO: #heroes

Google Shuts Down SMS Search, Angers People Who Had Forgotten It Existed

Google Shuts Down SMS Search, Angers People Who Had Forgotten It Existed

Google Shuts Down SMS Search, Angers People Who Had Forgotten It Existed--PHOTO:

“RT @kaycee_kay: #badteacher drew a mustache on a kid's school photo. Egged on by laughing students, drew an "L" on the forehead of another”

Late Arrivals, Goldfish, and Guinea Pigs: Unofficial Soldiers' Clubs of WWII

Late Arrivals, Goldfish, and Guinea Pigs: Unofficial Soldiers' Clubs of WWII

If you were trapped behind enemy lines during WWII and somehow escaped, you got this certificate--PHOTO:

Stunning Picture of the Sun Shows It's Not as Quiet as You Think

Stunning Picture of the Sun Shows It's Not as Quiet as You Think

The Sun is a mass of incandescent gas. It's also terrifyingly huge and magnificent--PHOTO:

The Onion Apparently Hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army

The Onion Apparently Hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army

Here are those seemingly hacked @TheOnion tweets that the have since been deleted--PHOTO:

A Weak Solar Flare Triggers a Gorgeous Spire of Plasma

A Weak Solar Flare Triggers a Gorgeous Spire of Plasma

The Sun had a bit of a hissy fit yesterday--PHOTO:

Twitter / SciencePorn: On September 11, 2001 there ...

Twitter / SciencePorn: On September 11, 2001 there ...

9-11 photo taken from space station:

Calling E.T.: Phenomenal Photos of a Silhouetted Cyclist and the Moonrise

Calling E.T.: Phenomenal Photos of a Silhouetted Cyclist and the Moonrise

One of the most beautiful images of a moonrise silhouette you will ever see--PHOTO:

Calling E.T.: Phenomenal Photos of a Silhouetted Cyclist and the Moonrise

Calling E.T.: Phenomenal Photos of a Silhouetted Cyclist and the Moonrise

One of the most beautiful images of a moonrise silhouette you will ever see--PHOTO:

Theodore Roosevelt's White House Bird List

Theodore Roosevelt's White House Bird List

Teddy Roosevelt took bird-watching intensely seriously--PHOTO: #birds #conservation

Netflix Is Changing. Watch These Movies Tonight.

Netflix Is Changing. Watch These Movies Tonight.

Netflix just purged a bunch of titles and is messing with your queue design--PHOTO: #icymi

German Caricatures of Napoleon's Army

German Caricatures of Napoleon's Army "In Shambles"

Even Napoleon's great French army had a "surrender monkey" reputation--PHOTO:

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