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11 Secrets of Wildlife Photographers

Erica Cirino

Learn to think like an animal.

When Count Chocula Courted Controversy

Jake Rossen

The General Mills monster cereals have been a hit for decades--aside from Franken Berry doing strange things to a kid's poop.

Pick the '90s Best Picture Winners

Take the quiz!

Lookups of 'Ombre' Spiked During Debate After "Bad Hombres" Comment

Arika Okrent

You Have to See Thursday's Top 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 20.

6 Classic Séance Tricks Explained

Michele Debczak

In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, many mediums deceived their way to fame.

Look Up! The Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Overnight

David W Brown

It will be a veritable fusillade of meteors hurled by the phantom limbs of Halley's comet.

Brazilian Monkeys Make Stone Hammers That Look a Lot Like Early Human Tools

Kate Horowitz

Researchers say it’s possible we’ve mistaken capuchin artifacts for those made by early humans.

15 Movies Referenced in ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’

Mark Mancini

The midnight movie staple is a love letter to the golden age of offbeat cinema, written in bright red lipstick.

Meet the Librarians Who Act as the New York Public Library’s Human Google

Michele Debczak

The "Ask NYPL" hotline still receives more than 30,000 calls a year.

10 Historical Figures Who Loved Suspenders

Mark Mancini

Even in a belt-dominated fashion landscape, many still prefer these uplifting pant-hoisters.

A New 'Game of Thrones' Coloring Book Is Coming This Month

Alvin Ward

Better stock up on red crayons.

Morning Cup of Links: The Year’s Best Microphotography

Miss Cellania

A round of great links just for you!

How Translators Adapted the 'Harry Potter' Series for a Global Audience

Kirstin Fawcett

Thanks to a lot of hard work and creativity, the books are now available in over 60 languages.

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