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The Missing Links: Knowing Is Half the Battle

Colin Patrick

10 Things You Might Not Know About the Korean War

David W Brown

10. The Korean War never ended.

10 Places to Get Your Peep Fix This Easter

Jennifer M Wood

Every spring, just as the cherry blossoms enter full bloom in Washington DC, so begins the run on Peeps. Yes, Peeps.

The Youthful Pranks of 5 Famous People

Julie Winterbottom

Does pulling pranks in childhood lead to success later in life? Judging from the youthful shenanigans of these five famous people, the answer might be yes.

A Brief History of the Real-Life Invisibility Cloak

The Week

The evolution of the cloaking device, from its origins in Star Trek fantasy to intricate new metamaterials.

The Early Acting Gigs of 13 Game of Thrones Stars

Erin McCarthy

This Sunday, we return to Westeros and the battle for the seven kingdoms in the third season of HBO’s Game of Thrones.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Brain Game: 540 Months and Counting

Sandy Wood

Have You Seen This Fish?

the mag

In textbooks, beavers are classified as mammals. So why does the Catholic church refer to them as fish?

When Did You First Go Online?

Jason English

12 Lonely Negative Words

Judith B Herman

Are you disgusted, disgruntled and disheveled? Well, unfortunately you’re never going to be gusted, gruntled or sheveled.

The Late Movies: Guess the Theme 94

Mark Arminio

Trailer Thursday: G.I. Joe, Wrong, The Host, and more

Stacy Conradt

The 65 Year Battle over the Deceased Wife's Sister's Marriage Act

Arika Okrent

Until 1907, it was illegal in England for a man to marry the sister of his dead wife.

The Missing Links: Shining Light On A Film Classic

Colin Patrick