From architect Le Corbusier, astronaut Neil Armstrong, and the Beatles, to Coco Chanel, Martin Luther King Jr., and Facebook creator, Mark Zuckerberg, these 56 people indelibly changed our world--for better and for worse.
Brief descriptive bios, accompanied by archival photos, explain each person's achievements.
Discover a fresh take on the world of sci-fi and geek culture through stories, illustrations, and over 100 geek-approved infographics!
Each day tells a different story from the sci-fi universe, from famous franchises and figures such as STAR WARS, The Matrix, Peter Jackson and Luc Besson, to lesser-known stories include French cult classic City Of Lost Children, Japanese anime Akira, and bestselling German novelist Marcus Heitz.
Why do fingernails on a chalkboard make us cringe? Why do people drive slowly in the fast lane? Why is the other line always faster than the one you're on?
This A-to-Z illustrated compendium of everyday annoyances--from airline legroom, missing socks, and knuckle cracking, to video buffering, telemarketers, and Internet trolls--presents the fascinating facts behind the world's most frustrating situations.
For magicians wishing to start a magic act with a dramatic visual effect, there is no better choice than a handkerchief trick!
Learn everything you need to know to quickly and easily perform 61 different illusions--no previous experience is necessary and most tricks require only a simple handkerchief!
Guide includes over 500 illustrations.
Secret Societies, Sects & Cults - Exposed!
No need for secret handshakes or passwords--this is your all-access guide to the secret societies, clandestine cults, and exclusive associations that you've always wondered about!
Profiling 50 groups, from the centuries-old Freemasons, to the snooty Skull and Bones Society, to a club just for magicians, you'll learn the secrets of these mysterious organizations--including how to join up!
Learn 67 foolproof "mind-reading" tricks that seem impossible, but are easy to perform!
Many of these illusions can be done with no prior preparation, and all involve easy-to-find materials, including: a deck of cards, coins, matches, keys, etc.
Wield your pencils, markers or crayons like a lightsaber and color in the world of one of the greatest villains of all time!
The Dark Lord is rendered in 60 pages of stark black & white, just waiting for you to add your own shades to the legendary struggle between the Empire and the Rebels.
Representing the Dark Side are fellow bad guys Boba Fett, Jabba the Hutt, BeeTee, Triple-Zero, and others.Click here to see our entire Star Wars collection!
They just don't make them like this anymore!
Massive pictorial history recalls more than 10,000 American automobiles! Models from more than 250 manufacturers, ranging from collector, luxury, sports, and everyday cars covering a 70-year period.
With over 12,500 black & white photos and illustrations culled from ads, catalogs, and brochures, it is a must-have memory-jogger for every classic car enthusiast.
What type of leader do you want to be?
Drawing from the timeless wisdom of leaders such as Mother Teresa, Abraham Lincoln, Walt Disney, Ronald Reagan, Eleanor Roosevelt, and many more, each page of this collection offers motivation for your daily challenges, and inspiration that can lead to change.
Behind one of the most celebrated military branches in America are the often little-known actions of its brave warriors.
Discover how runaway slave and Union hero Robert Small laid the groundwork for the Marine Corps's Parris Island boot camp, ROTC cadet Vernice Armour's rose from police officer to become the first African American female combat pilot in USMC history, and many inspirational tales of Marine Corps bravery.Click here to see our entire Military collection!
Unofficial and unauthorized guides take you on a journey through the most popular clips on YouTube!
Each feature over 150 of the coolest, craziest, and most entertaining clips complete with descriptions and QR codes for instant viewing.
Enjoy such classics as Charlie Bit My Finger, Leave Britney Alone, Dramatic Chipmunk, and more in Most Amazing.
Discover or relive BatDad, Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal, Animals vs. Mirrors, and more in Most Awesome.
Draw your own dirty doodles with this collection of provocative designs that will inspire you to create smutty scribblings, crude characters, and more.
Just pick up a pen and get those creative juices flowing!