The Shocking History of Arsenic-Laced Wallpaper

When we think of arsenic today, it’s pretty much synonymous with poison. But in the 19th century, as much as its lethal qualities captivated the public imagination, the substance became more and more common in everyday life. Newspapers sensationalized murder trials of...

Kate Middleton’s 9 Most Down-to-Earth Moments

Breaking: Kate Middleton flew commercial yesterday on a British Airways flight from the Netherlands to London, blessing every soul on board, even the person behind her whose seat she reclined into (but not too far, of course—she would never). This is just the latest...