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You Can Program This Open-Source Furby to Do or Say Anything

Michele Debczak

In case Furbies weren't terrifying enough.

Here's Why We Have Seasons (and Why They Make No Sense)

Caitlin Schneider

Why does the coldest part of the year begin before the official start of the winter season?

4 Money Perks You Might Be Missing at Work

Kate Rockwood

Take a closer look at your benefits package.

Watch the Beauty and Chaos of the World's Largest Snowball Fight

Anna Green

Prepare to feel envious.

Converse Drops Warhol-Themed Sneakers That Glow in the Dark

Andrew LaSane

A cool new collection made in collaboration with The Andy Warhol Foundation.

These Oscar Cookies Are as Great as the Movies That Inspired Them

Rebecca OConnell

Now Leo can bite the bear back.

10 Durable Facts About Duct Tape

Michele Debczak

Its potential extends far beyond home repairs.

40 Fantastic F-Words To Further Your Vocabulary

Paul Anthony Jones

Keep these in mind if you're flexiloquent.

Why Are Wildfires Important?

Kirstin Fawcett

These destructive-looking blazes can actually help create life.

North America’s 10 Oldest Chinatowns

Lilit Marcus

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey.

Apple Wins Award for Preserving Historic Landmarks

Shaunacy Ferro

Several of the company’s New York City retail stores are in historic buildings.

WWI Centennial: The War In The Air

Erik Sass

Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 223rd installment in the series.

6 Crazy Things That Happened During the 1972 New Hampshire Primaries

Nick Keppler

It's going to take a lot for today's primaries to match '72.

In 1943, U.S. Pennies Were Made of Steel

Chris Higgins

A shiny penny that looks just like a dime. What could possibly go wrong?

9 Musicians Who Refused to Let "Weird Al" Yankovic Parody Their Songs

Rudie Obias

Paul McCartney pleaded vegetarianism.