Plus a monster made from straw, a sugar statue, and more
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, a group few have heard of, was just awarded the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize. It's well-deserved. Here's who they are.
Malcolm Scott Carpenter, who used his middle name as his first, was the second American to orbit the Earth, way back in 1962, on the Mercury mission. (John Glenn was the first.) Carpenter died today in Denver.
An awesome interactive website lets you follow an orchestra from four angles.
You'll save at least 20 seconds.
Surely technology can do better.
Playing a video game as a sexy, crop-topped avatar made women more likely to accept rape myths like "most rape victims are promiscuous."
Say hello to the British Library's Mechanical Curator.
The EU makes its first ruling on the newly popular gadgets.