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Why Do College Basketball Teams Cut Down the Nets?

Ethan Trex

North Carolina State coach Everett Case didn’t realize he was starting a trend in 1947. He just wanted a souvenir.

20 Bitter Definitions from 'The Cynic's Word Book'

Sonia Weiser

11 Facts About the Math Disorder Dyscalculia

AK Whitney

Begin your crash course on the little-known mathematical disorder with these 11 facts.

Your Words Can Be Recovered From a Video of a Chip Bag Next to You

Arika Okrent

Name the 30 Teams in Major League Baseball

4 Types of Stones That Could Be Inside Your Body

Kate Horowitz

The Missing Links: Crazy Ballpark Concessions

Colin Patrick

This is How You Live in a Small Space

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15 Things You Didn't Know About 'The Stand'

Erik van Rheenen

M-O-O-N, that spells The Stand, Stephen King’s post-apocalyptic tome about an America blighted by a population-devastating superflu.

15 Celebrities Who Have Starred in Lifetime Movies

Jennifer M Wood

Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig aren’t the only well-known actors who’ve done the Lifetime movie thing.

Strange States: The Oregon Boot

Rob Lammle

Guy Goma, the IT Job Applicant Who Was Mistakenly Interviewed on Live TV

Nick Greene

Geography Bunker! Answer These 15 Questions

9 Strange Sounds No One Can Explain

Caitlin Schneider

Everyone has a favorite Wikipedia rabbit hole. Mine is “List of Unexplained Sounds.”

Life from a Giant Turtle's Perspective

Chris Higgins

It's turtles all the way down.