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Aug(De)Mented Reality

Chris Higgins

Adding cartoons to real life.

Why Do Students Get Summers Off?

Lucas Reilly

It's not the reason you've probably heard.

5 Questions: Milton

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These Kids Have No Idea What to Make of Old Computer Tech

Erin McCarthy

"This is very hipster."

18 Things You Might Not Know About 'Just One of the Guys'

Jennifer M Wood

The ‘80s gender-bending high school movie is full of unexpected surprises

101 Masterpieces: Moby-Dick

Lucas Reilly

Herman Melville had everything a young author could dream of. Then he wrote Moby-Dick and ruined everything.

Morning Cup of Links: Life During Wartime

Miss Cellania

5 DIY Projects to Defend Your Home From Invaders

William Gurstelle

In Defending Your Castle: Build Catapults, Crossbows, Moats, Bulletproof Shields, and more Defensive Devices, William Gurstelle poses the question: Using modern materials and construction techniques,

Why Does “Terrible” Mean Bad and “Terrific” Mean Good?

Arika Okrent

Terrible and terrific are both formed off the same root: terror. Both started out a few hundred years ago with the meaning of terror-inducing.

Galapagos Birds Beat Bloodsuckers with Pesticide-Lined Homes

Matt Soniak

In the 1990s, the fly Philornis downsi was accidentally introduced to the Galapagos Islands, probably in a shipment of fruit.

5 Questions: NATO Alphabet

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WWI Centennial: Irish Troubles

Erik Sass

Happy Towel Day, Hoopy Froods!

Chris Higgins

It's Geek Pride Day...Let Your Geek Flag Fly!

Jamie Spatola

Weekend Links: Inside North Korea

Roma Panganiban