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5 Unusual Types of Yarn

Caisey Robertson

Clothing has to come from somewhere, and any seasoned knitter or crochet fanatic knows that the fibers your yarn is made from make a big difference when it comes to quality of the product.

The Last Time a (Really Big) Meteor Hit Russia

Erik Sass

In late 1908, the scientific community in St.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

WATCH: Amazing Footage of Russia's Meteorite Crashes

The Week

The Ural Mountains were shaken by some pretty dramatic explosions on Friday, as a meteorite burst in midair and showered Russia with the remnants.

Are Snails Born With Shells?

Kaitlyn Boettcher

Snails are objects of fascination for kids playing outside. Lucky for the snails, they have their hard shells to protect them from children and predators alike.

Brain Game: A Sticky Situation

Sandy Wood

Morning Cup of Links: Scenes From the Crappy Cruise

Miss Cellania

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