From Tea at Trianon: a look at famine in fairy tales.
"More than half of the world's 7,000 languages are expected to die out by the end of the century."
An article about science and the stories of Rapunzel, Jack and the beanstalk, and the goose that laid the golden egg:
Fairy tale physics: myths and legends explained
It seems everyone has a theory about who really wrote Shakespeare's plays.
I have my own theory: I think Shakespeare was the real Shakespeare. But that's just crazy talk.