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14 Extreme (And Delicious) Uses For Bacon

Nicole Garner

To get the most out of your bacon, learn to weave it into shapes.

Bea Arthur's Namesake Shelter for Gay Youth to Open by February 2017

Kirstin Fawcett

Arthur left $300,000 to New York City’s Ali Forney Center after her death in 2009.

These Are Monday's Most Amazing 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, August 29.

What Happened to the Physical Copy of the "I Have a Dream" Speech?

Stacy Conradt

For two decades, it was kept inside of a Harry Truman biography for safekeeping.

14 Captivating Facts About Carnivorous Plants

Rosemary Mosco

These plants bite back.

How the New York DMV Nabs Identity Thieves

Jake Rossen

Some clever new technology is making it even less likely to obtain a driver's license under false pretenses.

Name the Animal in These Expressions

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The Dying Art of Skywriting

Jeff Wells

Everyone loves a message in the clouds, but very few people can make them like they used to.

These Desert Birds Make Jerk Stepdads

Kate Horowitz

Researchers say male southern pied babblers will push their stepsons out of the group while promoting their biological sons.

6 Jazzy Facts About Charlie Parker

Janet Burns

The musical icon would have turned 96 years old today.

Experience Yosemite in Virtual Reality With President Obama

Michele Debczak

Celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service in 360 degrees.

Pick the Missing Words From These 1990 Movie Titles

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How Michael Jackson Bought the Publishing Rights to The Beatles Catalogue

Suzanne Raga

The King of Pop once took some business advice from Paul McCartney—and used it to buy all of the Beatles song collection.

Fig Pollination Is Incredible (And Probably Results In You Eating Mummified Wasps)

Caitlin Schneider

The fruit and its wasp have been evolving together for millions of years.

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Decide to Work Remotely

The allure of working in your pajamas and having a five-step commute is understandable—but do you have the will-power needed to keep your nose to the grindstone?