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How a Working-Class Couple Amassed a Priceless Art Collection

the mag

Herb Vogel never earned more than $23,000 a year. He spent nearly 50 years in a one-bedroom apartment with his wife. They had just one indulgence: art.

The Late Movies: Guess the Theme 88

Mark Arminio

The Missing Links: A Funeral for the Ape Woman

Colin Patrick

7 Tricks Zoos Use to Get Endangered Animals to Mate

The Week

Just like humans, animals sometimes need a little romantic help in the "bedroom." For endangered, captive animals, the pressure to perform is even greater as mating is the only way to save s

Chester Arthur's New York Apartment turned into an Indian Grocery Store

Brian Abrams

The People Behind 4 Iconic Valentine's Day Candies

Kara Kovalchik

It’s that time of year when we can kind of, sort of indulge in some guilt-free chocolate goodness—after all, if your Significant Other has gifted you with some Valentine’s sweetness, you don’t want to

See a Supersonic Ping Pong Bazooka in Action

Erin McCarthy

Purdue University professor Mark French has been using a subsonic ping pong gun to teach his students about physics. But why be subsonic when you can go supersonic?

The Saint We Call Valentine

Miss Cellania

The Way to Lincoln’s Heart: Mary Todd’s Courting Cake

Stacy Conradt

It’s common knowledge among Lincoln historians that Mary Todd had a “courting cake” that she baked for Abe while they were dating after buying the recipe from her favorite bakery in Lexington, Kentuck

Star Trek Bloopers

Chris Higgins

Brain Game: Top of the Key

Sandy Wood

What Happens to Your Brain When You Fall in Love?

Andrew Koltonow

Falling in love is one of the best feelings in the world.

Morning Cup of Links: Hearts, Love, and Sex

Miss Cellania

Animals Taking Baths

Chris Higgins

The Missing Links: Thoughts on Cosby Sweaters

Colin Patrick