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15 Huge Facts About 'Big'

Roger Cormier

It wasn't all fun and giant pianos behind the scenes of this age-changing classic.

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How 'Small Wonder' Programmed Itself Into a Hit

Jake Rossen

Vicki the Robot turns 30.

The Time Florida Accidentally Honored James Earl Ray—Instead of Jones—on MLK Day

Stacy Conradt

What should have been a lovely tribute ended up being a horrific homage.

14 Things You Might Not Know About 'Nineteen Eighty-Four'

Michael Arbeiter

Even if you’ve already read about Winston Smith’s struggle against Big Brother, there are a few facts, stories, and theories about the novel that are worth a closer look.

Where Did the Paperweight Come From?

Sonia Weiser

This Alarm Clock Wakes You Up With Scent of Your Choice

Hannah Keyser

Here's how to make your mornings stink a little less.

What 1950s Czechs Thought Our Kitchens Would Look Like

Jake Rossen

We should be using punch card-powered mixing bowls by now.

China Introduces ATMs With Face Recognition

Rebecca OConnell

Now your face can be your password.

Pop Chart Lab's Latest Features A Mouthwatering Array of Sandwiches

Hannah Keyser

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Awe May Make Us Kinder to Each Other

Jessica Hullinger

Feeling awestruck can boost our helpfulness towards others.

7 Stories Stephen King Refuses to Publish

Jake Rossen

The horror icon would really rather you not read any of these.

9 Ways to Beat Jet Lag

If you’re going on a long trip to a different time zone, you might be dreading the looming threat of jet lag. Avoid it altogether with these tips.

A Suit That Forces People to Face Aging

Sonia Weiser

Here's how one team is using technology to facilitate tough conversations about long-term care.