This week we find out how changing a name can be a man’s best friend.
Photo credit: Selwyn College Cambridge
Ian takes a visit to the National Ice Core Lab in Colorado, where they store those thousand-year-old ice cores they pull out of Antarctica.
A quick tip from our summer break: how not to get lost in the wild.
This week we tell you how to turn your beach trip into a treasure hunt and how to make the most of your sesame seeds. Plus we trick Peter Sagal into eating crickets.
How to travel with a screaming baby, and how to keep your conversation with David Sedaris going as long as possible.
How to keep score at a Cubs game and find the best seat on your next flight.
How to get your very own bottled water past a TSA checkpoint, defend your international tennis tournament from varmints, and protect the President.
How to make sense of a buffet, jump out of a plane, and swim like a manatee.
We tell you the worst way to clean your chimney, how to take moment and the one thing you should be scared of this week.
How to prepare for the World Cup, and how to tell your parents you’re getting married. Plus: the moon, the tides, and a man who wasn’t entirely happy with a recent episode of “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me.”