• Our intreped Hollywood reporter catches up with the stars of "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows" to learn how they kept it green on set.
• If the very thought of snakes makes you tremble, don't worry. Turns out fear of snakes is genetic. (Doesn't that make you feel better?)
• Dogs are known for their loyalty, but these seven canines take the cake — or should we say the biscuit? These tales will warm your heart.
• Speaking of heartwarming, here's an interesting twist on a Christmas classic: six things you probably didn't know about "It's a Wonderful Life."
• There are at least 170 moons in our solar system, some we know better than others. Here's a look at 10 beautiful, bold moons of our solar system.
• A puppy makes an adorable gift, but it requires a lot of preparation. Here's your homework if you expect to have a new pet this season.
• GOP presdential candidate Newt Gingrich is no stranger to the spotlight, but for those who don't remember the last time he was in the headlines, here's a reminder about a few of his famous quirks.
• You've heard how sugary cereals are marketed to kids, but what's the solution? Our food blogger created a great list of healthy breakfast ideas that you can feed your kids instead.
Plus: Don't miss the week in photos, including the full story behind the gang of Santas (above.) We think you'll like our new format.