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This Explorer's Corpse Has Been Trapped in Ice for More Than a Century

Meg Van Huygen

Keep an eye out for his skeleton in the sea in about 250 years.

How Slim Goodbody Helped Kids Discover Their Inner Superhero

Michele Debczak

“The Inside Story” made being healthy feel cool.

12 Facts About Shirley Chisholm, The First African-American to Run For President

Megan Snyder

Before Hillary Clinton's historic rise, Shirley Chisholm lead a revolutionary campaign as the the first African-American to run for president for a major party.

18 Awesome Video Stores That Are Still Open for Business

Rudie Obias

Take that, Netflix!

The Story Behind Cher's Long-Dormant Vampire Love Ballad

Kenneth Partridge

There’s a reason Cher had bats on the brain: At the time she wrote the song, she was being considered for a lead role in 'Interview With the Vampire.'

Another Big Storm Is Heading for the Pacific Northwest

Dennis Mersereau

It could tear into the coast as hard as a hurricane.

7 Myths About Vikings, Debunked

Kirstin Fawcett

Believe it or not, not all Vikings were blond warriors with terrifying nicknames.

The Enduring Mystery of the Oreo Cookie Design

Jake Rossen

Have we been eating a delicious subliminal message all along?

10 Disturbing Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

Kristin Hunt

Freddy Krueger’s got nothing on some of these real-life characters.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Strange and different news stories from the past week.

6 Ways to Find Out How Much Your Coworkers Make

Kate Rockwood

Use one of these strategies to gauge how much your cubemates are getting paid—and whether it’s time to ask for a raise.

What’s the Difference Between a Psychopath and a Sociopath?

Kate Horowitz

There’s no real consensus.

10 True Tales of Pitbull Heroism

Jennifer Billock

You Can't Miss Friday's Best 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, October 14.

You've Got Mail: A History of AOL's Free Trial CDs

Jay Serafino

AOL's free trial CDs may have been a nuisance throughout the '90s, but they paved the way for an internet boom.