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Dana Scully on God and Science

Chris Higgins

Explode a Watermelon Using Only Rubber Bands

Alvin Ward

Here are some science tricks you can do with objects you might have stashed around the house. Like a watermelon and dozens of rubber bands.

What Your Pronunciation of These Words Tells Other People

Rebecca OConnell

Subjects were asked how they pronounce certain words, and what they thought about people who said them differently.

15 Future Stars Who Appeared on MTV’s 'Undressed'

Kate Erbland

Undressed turns 15 years old on July 26. In celebration, here are some future stars who popped up on the seminal show.

8 Surprisingly Fun Games Uncle Sam Told Soldiers to Play in 1943

Therese Oneill The Week

In 1943, the U.S. War Department issued a manual packed with "informal" games that men might play if they were lucky enough to have downtime.

WWI Centennial: Austria-Hungary Rejects Serbia’s Response

Erik Sass

10 Extremely Magnified Photos of Plants

Erin McCarthy

Under a scanning electron microscope, the plants that populate our world look more like alien planets.

Modern Problems: "I hate makeup, but my friend says I should glam up every day."

AJ Jacobs the mag

The Missing Links: The One Thing Amazon Doesn't Have

Colin Patrick

How Urbanites Feel About Their City Spaces

Hannah Keyser

Recently, Massachusetts-based planning and design firm Sasaki partnered with Equation Research to find out what urbanites love most about their city lives.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

11 Movie Titles That Became Part of the Lexicon

Eric D Snider

A number of film titles have become part of the vocabulary even among people who haven't seen the movies in question.

Band of Brothers, Plus a Bear

Roma Panganiban

Going off to war often means leaving your family, friends, and beloved pets behind. During World War II, Polish soldiers compensated for their missing loved ones by adopting a Syrian brown bear.

River In China Mysteriously Turns Red

Hannah Keyser

"Suddenly, within the space of a few minutes, the water started turning darker and eventually was completely red."

Morning Cup of Links: Elevator Etiquette

Miss Cellania