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India Launches Its First Reusable Space Shuttle

Andrew LaSane

The launch of the small shuttle was a major milestone for the country.

The Sesame Workshop Wants to Take Child Refugees to School

Jake Rossen

The Muppet factory is bringing education to where it's needed most.

Floating Parade Brings the Works of Hieronymus Bosch to Life

Kirstin Fawcett

Each June, artists reeneact the Dutch artist's bizarre paintings while cruising down a river in the Netherlands.

11 Things You Didn’t Know About Sunscreen

Kate Horowitz

It's not just for the beach.

Name the Category That Fits All Three Items

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The Missing Links: Can You Pass A Child's Test From A Century Ago?

Colin Patrick

Google Promises Their Modular Phone Will Do "Crazy Stuff"

Jake Rossen

If you've ever wished your cell could thwart crime, Google's Ara might be the phone for you.

A “Roald Dahl Rose” Celebrates the Author’s Love of Gardens

Shaunacy Ferro

An English rose, debuting at a UK flower show this week, honors the author’s 100th birthday.

Record-Breaking Heat Sears Southern Asia

Dennis Mersereau

Over the past few weeks, several countries have measured the hottest temperatures they’ve ever recorded.

12 Trusty Facts About the Akita

Rebecca OConnell

7. Helen Keller is said to have brought the very first Akita to the United States.

The Tragic End to Franklin Pierce's Friendship with Nathaniel Hawthorne

Stacy Conradt

Pierce and Hawthorne became fast friends as students Bowdoin College and their friendship deepened over the years.

LEGO Master Creates Pop Up Sculpture of Japan's Himeji Castle

Andrew LaSane

This one-of-a-kind sculpture is an impressive feat of engineering.

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, May 23

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, May 23.

Crayola Will Turn Your Kid’s Drawing Into a Stuffed Animal

Rudie Obias

Yes, even the bad ones.

The Birthplaces of 9 Classic Salads

Sarah Grossbart

In honor of National Salad Month, we’re serving up a big bowl on where and when your favorite salads were created.