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Make your own glow-in-the-dark Kryptonite candy

Superman will tremble when confronted with a batch of DIY fluorescent candy made to look like Kryptonite.

By August 18, 2012


Canada mints new Superman coins

The Royal Canadian Mint pays tribute to the Man of Steel with limited-edition commemorative coins made of silver and gold...not Kryptonite.

By September 6, 2014


Real-life kryptonite found in Serbian mine

Scientists have discovered a new mineral with almost the exact chemical makeup of kryptonite. As if being a superhero isn't already hard enough.

By April 24, 2007


Take a rare peek behind the DC Comics cape

Want to know what DC Comics headquarters look like? So did we. Fortunately, we got permission to take photos from inside 1700 Broadway in New York. No Kryptonite threats required.

By April 20, 2012


103: Audi gets 3D religion

Toyota announces the Son of Prius, Audi gets 3D religion, and the cars that are magnets (and kryptonite) for tickets.

By February 2, 2009


Adventures in LockBic'ing

A video online shows a Kryptonite bike lock being opened with a Bic pen in 19 seconds, so one of our...

By September 15, 2004


Dale Earnhardt Jr. swoops onto track in Superman car

Let the superheroics begin in Nascar. DC Comics and Dale Earnhardt Jr. unveil a Superman paint scheme for the No. 88 Chevy.

By May 21, 2014


Campaign aims to turn Kansas town into real Smallville

Hutchinson, Kan., has so many similarities to Superman's Smallville that a dedicated group of comics fans are trying to change the town's name.

By September 5, 2012


Skittles-sorting machine separates the rainbow

Save yourself the time and effort of hand-sorting your Skittles into color piles. There's a machine that will do the hard work for you.

By November 6, 2012


Neil deGrasse Tyson locates Superman's home planet

Geek hero Neil deGrasse Tyson uses his science superpowers to find the real red dwarf that the fictional planet Krypton once orbited.

By November 6, 2012