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The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

Girl in Dior, The Crogan Adventures, and more.

6 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Supermarkets

Jessica Hullinger the mag

Your local grocery store is a psychological minefield, where even the bananas are ripe with mystery.

A Deep Dive on Aluminum Can Design and Manufacturing

Chris Higgins

Why are soda cans cylindrical? Why is there a dome on the bottom? Why is this video so fascinating, when it's about cans?!

The Gun That Brought Down Al Capone Is Making Its Way to Las Vegas

Jennifer M Wood

Though he dabbled in murder, bootlegging, prostitution, and gambling, it was the crime of tax evasion that took Al Capone down.

Watch a Baby Go from Babbling to Baby Talk to Words in ASL

Arika Okrent

22 Things You Might Not Know About 'In Living Color'

Roger Cormier

Fire Marshal Bill, Calhoun Tubbs, Ugly Wanda, and Homey D. Clown are celebrating 25 years.

What Does the IRS Do With All the Paperclips People Send Them?

Nick Greene

The IRS becomes the proud owner of a huge batch of new paperclips each year. So, what do they do with the influx of office supplies?

How to Decorate Your School in the 19th Century

Sonia Weiser

The Stanley Cup: Now in Bacon Form

Rebecca OConnell

You Can Crowd-Fund a Wheel for Cats

Hannah Keyser

5 Questions: Not Tough

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The POW Olympics of World War II

Jake Rossen

11 Pivotal Moments in White House Technology

Annie Johnson

Presidents have long been fans of technology, even if they weren’t always early adopters.

WWI Centennial: British Defeat Turks at Shaiba

Erik Sass

We're covering the events of World War I exactly 100 years later.

TV's 10 Best Fake Swear Words

Angela Tung

Swearing on television is a tricky business. To get around restrictions, some shows replace the "bad" words with benign ones.