Jan 1, 2012 — Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have devised a different way to count our days — with a leap week every few years to keep the calendar on track.
Jan 1, 2012 — Native American tribes in Eastern Oregon recently marked kimtee inmewit, a ceremony that welcomes the sacred new foods of the new year. The tribes see these foods not just as nourishment, but as a connection to ancestors.
Dec 30, 2011 — When it comes to champagne, scientists have found it's best to chill it and tilt it to preserve the fizz.
Dec 29, 2011 — On New Year's Eve, don't open the front door in Denmark, look out for falling furniture in Italy and chew lightly when eating black-eyed peas in the South of the U.S.
Dec 29, 2009 — Want to forget about 2009? Shred it away like New Yorkers did at the Third Annual Good Riddance Day.