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Google Researchers Develop an AI That Can Navigate the London Underground

Shaunacy Ferro

Google's DeepMind project has developed an artificial intelligence system that can reason through complicated problems using memory.

50 Punny Bar and Restaurant Names From Across the U.S.

Alvin Ward

When naming these bars and restaurants, their owners got punny.

Jumping Spiders Can Hear Just Fine, Thank You Very Much

Kate Horowitz

Scientists previously believed the tiny arachnids could only hear noises a few centimeters away.

Skydiver Loses His Shoe—And Somehow Catches It Mid-Fall

Rebecca OConnell

That's one lucky catch.

Brexit Fallout Leads to Shortage of Marmite in the UK

Michele Debczak

The plummeting pound spells bad news for the yeast spread.

10 Video Game Easter Eggs That Took Years to Discover

Rudie Obias

Some games have secrets to tell well after they hit store shelves.

Watch the Perilous (and Poetic) Sport of Bull-Leaping

Kirstin Fawcett

José Manuel Medina doesn’t fight bovines—he flips over them.

Infographic: The Most Unique Pizza Toppings by City

Jake Rossen

Lobster pizza in Boston might not surprise you, but some others will.

What the Color of Your Pee Can Tell You About Your Health

Kirstin Fawcett

Just because it's yellow doesn't mean everything's mellow.

6 Steps for Disputing an Error on Your Credit Report

Kate Rockwood

A 2012 study by the Federal Trade Commission found that one in four people found errors on their credit reports that might affect their scores.

U.S. and Cuban Officials Collaborate to Preserve Hemingway Memorabilia

Michele Debczak

The neglected artifacts include books, letters, and hunting trophies.

Remembering the First Smart Toy: 2-XL

Jake Rossen

The sassy robot quizzed users with multiple choice questions stored on 8-track cassettes.

TripAdvisor to Cease Selling Tickets to Unethical Wildlife Attractions

Kirstin Fawcett

The attractions sometimes drug, beat, or isolate animals into submission.

Thursday's Amazon Deals You Can't Miss

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 13.

Oldest Evidence of Birds’ Voice Box Found in Antarctica

Shaunacy Ferro

It's at least 66 million years old—significantly older than any syrinx fossil evidence found before.