What is it about the seasonal trend — that is, infusing pumpkin spice flavor into all kinds of treats — that makes it a fall favorite?
Banana peels, eggshells, coffee grounds, dead leaves and more naturally decompose into nutrient-rich soil, thanks to the action of microorganisms.
The Galápagos Islands archipelago is home to a complex ecosystem that inspired renowned naturalist Charles Darwin to formulate his theory of evolution.
Ramadan is the most sacred month of the year in Islamic culture. During Ramadan, Muslims fast, abstain from pleasures and pray to become closer to God.
Kwanzaa is a cultural holiday that celebrates African heritage and identity. It is observed from Dec. 26 to Jan. 1.
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday lasting eight days. It is typically celebrated in late fall or early winter. Although it is a minor holiday, its popularity has grown.
Chinook winds are warm, dry winds that can cause extreme increases in temperatures within a few hours.
Archimedes discovered the law of buoyancy while taking a bath and ran through the streets naked to announce his discovery.