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11 Places to Visit on a Tour of the English Language

Arika Okrent

If linguistic history is your thing, here are some can’t-miss stops.

11 Bizarre Ways Tetris Has Been Played

Chris Higgins

Today's Google Doodle Celebrates Dorothy Hodgkin

Jason English

A few talking points on the Nobel Prize winner.

11 Times Athletes Did Awesome Things

Hannah Keyser

ESPN's headlines often read like a police blotter. But there are lots of heartwarming tales, too.

5 Questions: Types of Glass

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11 Comic Book Superpowers The World Could Do Without

Mark Juddery

From rainbow breath to incredible weight gain via donuts.

11 Fashion Trends of World War I

Lucy Adlington

Lucy Adlington examines the story of women during the first World War as told by their wardrobes.

How Did the New York Rangers Get Their Name?

Jason English

Reader Meghan writes, "Why is New York's hockey team called the Rangers?"

23 Money Tips for Any Occasion

In this week's episode, John Green gives out some helpful money-saving tips.

7 Strange Commencement Speeches

Erik van Rheenen

Weekend Links: Every Color Ever

Roma Panganiban

Weekend Links: Lion Cubs Go Swimming

Roma Panganiban

"Tonight Show" Science

Chris Higgins

10 Pieces of Gear for a Smarter Campsite

the mag

Getting out into the great outdoors doesn't necessarily mean roughing it.

Interview: Dr. Stanley Burns, The Knick's Medical Advisor

Chris Higgins

Dr. Stanley Burns is the medical advisor for The Knick. He's also curator of an encyclopedic archive of historical medical photography.