Researchers at Keele University released findings showing that letting loose a string of expletives actually has the effect of dulling the sensation of pain.
Ever hear someone scolded for their curse-laden language when they hurt themselves? Those finger-waggers who say cursing doesn't help now should bite their tongues, then perhaps cuss to make it better.
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius — and a lot of courage — to move in the opposite direction.” “Imagination is more important than knowledge.” “Gravitation is not responsible fo
Are over the hill or getting there, you'll think this is hilarious! When I was a kid, adults used to bore me to tears with their tedious diatribes about how hard things were. When they were growing up; what with walking twenty-five miles to schoo
This is the terrifying moment a wildlife photographer came face to face with a polar bear. The huge predator wandered up to Tom Leeson's truck and placed its large paws on the passenger window to peer inside, pressing its face against his car window
Ernest Hancock, Publisher of FreedomsPhoenix, is turning 50 today. Click thru to see some pictures of the birthday party we had on Saturday....
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and we invite you to...A PARTY! Click thru to view details for Ernie's 'Top of the Hill' Party
The center of the Milky Way is hard to see in visible light, because interstellar dust blocks our view. But the Spitzer Space Telescope’s infrared vision can penetrate the dust and see through to our galaxy’s jam-packed core.
I have seen insanity and it happens on the streets of Valparaiso, Chile. The Valparaiso Cerro Abajo Race is a legendary urban bike race and is more extreme than skydiving out of an exploding F-18 piloted by Charlie Sheen - while chugging a 2 liter of
Local women’s groups host mock-marriage to protest corporation rights. Several Tucson women's organizations celebrated Valentine's Day by performing a mock wedding between brides and corporations on the UA Mall. About 15 women and a single man pa
Despite what Hill Taylor says, the world record for the 50-meter backstroke is 24.04, but the 23-year-old phenom from the University of Texas will tell you it’s actually a second below that.
13 reasons why this generation has it so easy!
What do you want to get done? And have you made plans yet to accomplish it?
A border collie named Chaser has learned the names of 1,022 individual items — more than any other animal, even the legendary Alex the parrot.
Sure, you can buy a flying car from Hammacher Schlemmer. But for truly bizarre catalog collections, turn to America’s laboratory supply companies. It’s a fair bet your favorite holiday catalog will not include a small-animal guillotine, for instance.
Ernest and Donna Hancock would like to have a party for all the activists that have been working hard to promote liberty. This is to thank you for all your past efforts, and to help inspire and plan for the future. Saturday, January 1st, 7 p.m.
Take a 1000cc fuel-injected Yamaha R1, add one crazy rider named Black Devil, mix with Moscow traffic and film with a helmet cam. This is better than the movies!
With seriously large amounts of content online from YouTube to Hulu to Vimeo, there’s never been a better time to get a TV that can access online content. But there are pitfalls:
There are two ways to go about testing this, neither of which are practical. One requires the energy of dozens of Large Hadron Colliders. The other could yield a cauldron-full of flaming plutonium.
Take 3 minutes to enjoy this young boy play Simon and Garfunkel's Mrs. Robinson. Anyone who plays guitar knows this style of playing is very difficult, but he does it with ease. It will quiet your soul (at least for a few minutes)....
Thanks to biotechnology and widespread genetic modification, the meal you'll enjoy tomorrow certainly isn't your grandma's feast
You will like Tron: Legacy. It’s a command. Don’t even try to fight it. Come December 17, when the movie comes out, your butt will be in a seat and your head will be plugged into migraine-inducing Urkel goggles like everybody else
Sure, the Los Angeles Auto Show had its share of sweet cars. We love the Fiat 500. We'd gladly drive a Porsche Cayman R home. But nothing in L.A. can compare with these 15 legendary cars.
Wands at the ready, Harry Potter fans. It’s time to duel again.
Some things are universal.
Researchers at Fermilab are building a “holometer” so they can disprove everything you thought you knew about the universe. More specifically, they are trying to either prove or disprove the somewhat mind-bending notion that the third dimension
Any scientist can tell you how people catch fire in the movies. Only our columnist sets himself ablaze
Our friends at PopPhoto have compiled a gallery of the winners of Nikon's Small World photomicrography competition. Included are close-ups of a mosquito heart (above), a wasp's nest and more, in breathtaking detail. Check out the gallery and prepare