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19 Bits of Advice About the French, As Told to American Servicemen in WWII

Nick Greene

These are the kinds of things the American military wanted its soldiers to be cognizant of as they worked their way into Nazi-occupied France.

A Soviet Spacecraft Collects Dust in Kazakhstan

Shaunacy Ferro

Photographer Ralph Mirebs finds the remains of the Soviet space shuttle in Kazakhstan.

This 1961 AT&T Video Predicts Online Shopping

Hannah Keyser

A 1961 video from AT&T showcasing the predicted technologies of the future.

Never Forget the Time Dan Quayle Misspelled "Potato"

Stacy Conradt

Who knew a simple tuber could do so much damage?

15 Facts about ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’

Sean Hutchinson

Ni! Ni! Ni! 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' turns the big 4-0.

Google Wants to Automate Your Food Diary

Sonia Weiser

By comparing your food photography to images in its database, Im2Calories figures out what—and how big a portion—you're eating.

Inside the Mysterious Hot Springs Found Deep Below the Gulf of California

Shaunacy Ferro

The hot-water chimneys found in the Pescadero Basin are like any other hydrothermal vents in the northern hemisphere.

The Most Popular Surnames in Each State

Alvin Ward

First-Person View of a Rocket Falling From Space

Erin McCarthy

Ever wonder what it would be like to be inside a rocket falling to Earth? Look no further than this video.

Hauntingly Beautiful Photos of 10 Abandoned Amusement Parks

Rebecca OConnell

Photographer Seph Lawless—known for his work with abandoned malls—has now turned his lens on abandoned amusement parks

The Missing Links: Recreating Psycho With Kittens

Colin Patrick

The Missing Person Who Joined Her Own Search Party

Simon Brew

Over 50 people went looking for a tourist on a tour of Iceland. Turns out the missing tourist was, unwittingly, joining in the search...

This Range Rover Can Be Driven Remotely With an App

Yelena Melnichenko

Its steering, brakes, and throttle can be controlled by your smartphone.

After Losing a Limb, Jellyfish Reorganize Their Bodies for Symmetry

Shaunacy Ferro

Jellyfish don't regrow limbs—they simply work with what they've got.

10 Howling Good Facts About Beagles

Rebecca OConnell

These lovable hounds are happy, playful companions. Find out more about why they make perfect pets.