The science urban legend that claims blonds will die out

Did you hear the legend that blonds will die out in just a couple hundred years? I did. It turns out that everyone has — because the legend has been around for a couple hundred years. Here's why blonds have spent centuries on the endangered species list. » 1/31/14 8:20am 1/31/14 8:20am

Blood is the new black at this deranged horror-themed fashion show

Amongst all of the fashions debuting on the runways of New York fashion week, The Blonds' 2013 fall line was especially Psycho. It was also a bit of The Shining and more than a dash of asylum-chic. It was a fun, if utterly demented show, complete with shower stabbing patterns, a bloody PVC raincoat, and a fur… » 2/16/13 2:00pm 2/16/13 2:00pm

The Mystery of Solomon Island Blonds

We think of blond hair as a primarily European trait, but around the world there are people who have blond hair scattered throughout the population. Geneticists have gone to trying to solve this riddle, by studying these different populations. Is it a European influence that makes them blond? And if not, are their… » 5/04/12 3:20pm 5/04/12 3:20pm