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Start the Weekend With These Awesome Amazon Deals

Smart Shopping Team

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, September 23.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

News you might not hear anywhere else.

15 Fantastic Museums You Can Visit for Free on Saturday

Anna Green

Get excited for Museum Day Live!

4 Uniquely Refreshing Yoga Retreats

Laurel Leicht

You don't need to be super-bendy or totally Zen to hit up one of these activity-packed retreats.

New York’s Street Fairs May Soon Have More Local Flavor

Anna Green

A proposition aims to bring more community businesses to these community events.

This Headset Can Make Any Photo or Video Three Dimensional

Anna Green

The Elsewhere headset is designed to bring the photos and videos on your iPhone’s camera roll to life.

Pick the Correct Word for Each Definition

You can do this.

Scientists Identify New Edible Mushroom in Chicago

Kate Horowitz

Pro tip from the mycologist who discovered it: it's better in an omelet than on a deep-dish pizza.

14 Faithful Facts About 'Sister Act'

Stacy Conradt

Revisiting the sisters of St. Katherine's.

Sweden Has a Massive Clock Made by Circling Truck Drivers

Anna Green

Swedish automotive company Scania has created a massive 750,000 square foot clock.

Researchers Built a Solar Simulator That Shines Brighter Than 20,000 Suns

Michele Debczak

It can be used to subject materials to extreme conditions.

Dream of Being an Astronaut? You Might Want to Work on Your Handshake

Caitlin Schneider

To prepare for life in zero gravity, astronauts make sure their arms and hands are in tip-top shape.

The Earliest Known Descriptions of 5 U.S. Landmarks

Paul Anthony Jones

From the European discovery of America through to the land rushes and gold rushes of the 19th century, a host of explorers, navigators, cartographers, and prospectors have opened up the landscape of t

The Water-Gen Device Makes Water From Air

Anna Green

The water generator, which comes in three sizes, uses plastic “leaves” to cool the air and then collects the resulting condensation.

Hipster-Themed Convenience Store Opens in Portland

Rudie Obias

Now, you can get your local artisanal favorites as well as cider and beer.