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Artist Nathan Wyburn Likes to Play With His Food

Jennifer M Wood

If anyone ever told artist Nathan Wyburn not to play with his food, he wasn’t listening.

15 Things You Might Not Know About 'Finding Nemo'

Michael Arbeiter

Pixar’s critically acclaimed underwater masterpiece didn’t exactly kick off production as a guaranteed goldmine.

Which Students Write The Longest Masters Theses?

Yelena Melnichenko

See how your major stacks up.

Morning Cup of Links: Black Hole Water Slide

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Artist Tricks Out Snails' Shells to Keep Them Safe

Rebecca OConnell

The brightly colored shells shout "don't step on me!"

Teens Create a Self-Cleaning Door Handle to Eliminate Germs

Hannah Keyser

Rest easy knowing that the door handle you just touched (probably) won't make you sick.

5 Questions: Remember "Wen"

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DNA Study Reveals the Panther Chameleon is Really 11 Different Species

Matt Soniak

Even in a place like Madagascar, teeming with charismatic animals, the panther chameleon stands out.

10 Cases of Extreme Writer's Block

Daniel Kolitz

Even the world's most accomplished authors occasionally suffer from this terrifying affliction.

Eerie Images Taken By An Early 20th Century Spirit Photographer

Caitlin Schneider

Long before the existence of Photoshop, so-called “spirit photographers” were manipulating images to convincing—and haunting—effect.

Math Suggests Aliens Could Be Bear-Sized

Hayley Harding

A cosmologist speculates about the size and weight of your average (hypothetical) alien.

Legally Blind Artist Carves Stunning Lamps Out of Logs

Yelena Melnichenko

Duncan Meerding retains just 5 percent of his vision in his peripheries.

10 'Udderly' Fascinating Facts About Cows

Sonia Weiser

You love ice cream, but how much do you really know about the creatures who make your favorite dessert possible?

This Artist's (Surprisingly) Gorgeous Medium: Bananas

Yelena Melnichenko

Romanian artist Dan Cretu turns produce into fine art with his intricate carvings.

How Razzles Are Made

Yelena Melnichenko

How sugar, gum base, and flavoring become delicious treats.