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9 Presidential Kids Whose Antics Made News

Anne Schweitzer

Sometimes, under the microscope of media attention, the childlike antics and teenage rebellions of the First Children made national news.

How to Ship a Giant Squid Across the World

Caitlin Schneider

When American Museum of Natural History curator Neil Landman heard a giant squid had been caught off the coast of New Zealand, he knew he had to get it back to New York. The question was how to do it.

Take a Look Inside Mexico City's Massive, Gorgeous Library

Rebecca OConnell

The 38,000-square-meter Biblioteca Vasconcelos houses more than 470,000 books.

How to Have Your Best Game Night Ever

Modern Human's Great-Great-Grandparent May Have Been a Neanderthal

Jessica Hullinger

He was up to 10 percent Neanderthal.

15 Peachy Facts About 'Face/Off'

Eric D Snider

Yes, the movie is incredibly dumb—but darned if it isn’t the kind of incredible dumbness that goes down smooth.

Scientists Find Prehistoric “Batman” in New Zealand

Mark Mancini

Sixteen million years ago, one newly-discovered bat walked with power, earning it a nickname that’s downright super.

Now You Can Smell Like Carlsberg Beer With New Grooming Products

Rebecca OConnell

Carlsberg asks that you shower responsibly

Baboons Are Democratic Travel Partners, Study Finds

Shaunacy Ferro

When deciding where to travel, baboons go with what the group thinks is best.

7 Businesses You Probably Didn’t Know Were Controlled By the Mob

Kelly Bryant

The Missing Links: Awesome Hair Dryer Physics

Colin Patrick

Name the Spaces You Can't Buy in Monopoly

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This is What A Woman From Tehran 7000 Years Ago Looked Like

Hannah Keyser

Science is constantly getting better at reconstructing what life was like in earlier eras. And now, new 3D imaging technology shows us what our fellow human may have looked like many millennia ago.

88 Amazing Facts Everyone Should Know

Alvin Ward

Store these away for future trivia nights.

1943 Film Explains Cockney Rhyming Slang

Arika Okrent

Cockney rhyming slang is a coded way of speaking where a word or phrase is substituted through another through rhyme.

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