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Experts Say Infants Should Sleep in Their Parents’ Rooms for at Least Six Months

Kate Horowitz

16 Adorable Halloween Costumes for Non-Traditional Pets

Miss Cellania

Everyone can dress up for Halloween—even snakes!

Drought Disrupts Fall Foliage

Dennis Mersereau

Months of below-normal rainfall can have a big impact on how much color shows up in the trees.

A Smelly Bike Locks Drives Thieves Away By Making Them Vomit

Shaunacy Ferro

If someone does try to steal your bike, they're in for a horrifying surprise.

Introducing an Online Video Channel Designed to Bore Viewers to Sleep

Kirstin Fawcett

For entertainment, watch Netflix. For catching some z's, tune into Napflix.

5 Tips for Loving Your Weekdays as Much as Your Weekends

Danielle Braff

What's the Difference Between Fuel and Propellant?


Game of Thrones, Harry Potter, or Charles Dickens?

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Drug-Dispensing Contact Lens Eases Glaucoma Symptoms

Jordan Rosenfeld

Two researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Boston Children’s Hospital recently designed a contact lens that delivers medication directly to the eye.

You've Got To See Monday's Best Amazon Deals

Smart Shopping Team

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, October 24.

9 Unexpected Reuses for Coffins

Allison C Meier

When it comes to recycling, why let cans and bottles have all the fun?

3-Mile-Deep Well in Iceland Will Harness Energy From Magma

Michele Debczak

The well will reach temperatures as hot as 1800°F.

Buy a McMansion Designed by Vanilla Ice

Shaunacy Ferro

And they'll throw in a boat for free.

The Foods Responsible for the Smelliest Farts

Jake Rossen

A quick primer on how to avoid detonating a social-life-obliterating fart bomb.

Name the Countries That Contain the Letter 'Q'

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