Arts & Culture

10 book towns where literature is alive and well

Why sarcasm's days are numbered

7 surprising facts about St. Patrick's Day

7 Irish mythological creatures that aren't leprechauns

One of Stephen Hawking's last broadcasts was a hilarious 'Hitchhikers' cameo

Check out the finalists for the annual Smithsonian photo contest

Stephen Hawking's son reminisces on his funny, competitive bond with his dad

Forget TED Talks: Let's do Drink, Talk, Learn

This is your brain on jazz

The man who biked from India to Sweden for love

Low-powered community radio is proving to be a powerful voice

This giant golden egg is a place for sweaty Swedes to get together and incubate new ideas