Your Next Real Christmas Tree Might Have a Wacky New Color or Scent

Botanists have been busy trying to iron out the pesky needle drop from Christmas trees for years by crossing different species of fir. But now, scientists are getting involved—and the results could mean that your next tree looks or smells completely different. » 12/30/13 8:47am 12/30/13 8:47am

On the First Day Of Cthulhumas, My True Love Gave to Me...

A Cthulhu in a fir tree. Because nothing says "Happy Holidays" like a Douglas Fir decked out in 50 Cthulhu tentacles and topped with an utterly adorable Bringer of End-Times. [Archie McPhee via Nerd Approved] » 12/17/11 12:00am 12/17/11 12:00am