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Thomas Edison Drove the Film Industry to California

Dan Lewis

The motion picture capital of the United States, if not the world, is Los Angeles, California—specifically, Hollywood.

6 Wild Women of the Wild West

Miss Cellania

The Missing Links: Science Wants Your Dog To Talk

Colin Patrick

8 Awesome Mustaches of World War I

Erik Sass

Behold the mustaches of war!

The Bizarre Art of Binding Books in Human Skin

Meg Boeni

The story of one Civil War-era doctor’s quest to honor the memory of his patients. Flowers are overrated, anyway.

12 Strange-But-Real Ice Cream Flavors

Jennifer M Wood

Mister Softee never peddled ice cream like this!

Interesting Facts About 10 National Anthems

Arika Okrent

Every anthem has a story—not just of its nation's history, but of itself and how it came to be.

Watch a Corpse Flower Bloom, Live

Chris Higgins

13 Iconic Characters Reimagined in Different Eras

Jill Harness

Plenty of artists have thought about how their favorite pop culture characters would be like if they lived in drastically different time periods. Here's what a few of them have come up with.

What's the Difference Between Britain and England?

Chris Stokel-Walker

It’s a common misconception that has been going on for centuries, and it’s difficult to unravel.

Surviving the Spartacus Workout

Morning Cup of Links: The Surprise Pizza Party

Miss Cellania

The Late Movies: Go Go Power Rangers

Erin McCarthy

What Are The Chances Of You Being You?

Maureen Monahan

You're pretty rare.

The Missing Links: A Cos Comedy Comeback

Colin Patrick

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