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15 of the World’s Funkiest Fungi

Lorraine Boissoneault

There's a big wide world beyond common molds and mushrooms—and some of it is very strange.

A Cool History of Cookie Puss

Jake Rossen

The vaguely unsettling ice cream cake helped launch the career of the Beastie Boys.

Where Swimming With Otters Brings Peace and Healing to Kids (and Adults)

Jennifer Billock

Nurtured by Nature’s main goal is to offer animal programs for kids through the Make A Wish Foundation.

This Year's Puppy Bowl Will Feature Three Dogs With Disabilities

Kirstin Fawcett

Get to know Lucky, Doobert, and Winston.

Fisher-Price Wants to Give Tablet-Obsessed Kids a Workout With Their New “Toy” Exercise Bike

Jay Serafino

The toy company is making sure that no kids are missing out on exercise—even if they're glued to their tablets.

Grab Thursday's Amazon Deals While You Can

Smart Shopping Team

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10 Amazing LEGO Artists

Miss Cellania

LEGO bricks and minifigs are more than just toys—they're also an art medium.

'Theater Mode' Could Be Coming Soon to an iPhone Near You

Michele Debczak

Cinema purists aren't too happy.

Chickens Are Much, Much Smarter Than They Look

Kate Horowitz

Scientist Lori Marino says the farmyard fowl are “vastly underrated.”

LEGO BOOST Brings Toys to Life by Teaching Kids How to Code

Jay Serafino

LEGO is teaching kids to program their own movable, talking toys.

Yes, These Super Nintendo Sneakers Are Real

Jennifer M Wood

And yes, those buttons are pressable.

30 Memorable Hayao Miyazaki Quotes

Jennifer M Wood

“Life is a winking light in the darkness.”

The Most Popular Netflix Show in Each State

Michele Debczak

See what people are binge-watching in your part of the country.

11 Geeky Soaps to Level Up Your Hygiene

Rebecca OConnell

Getting clean has never been so much fun.

Having a Shower Beer? There's Now a Specific Brew For That

Rebecca OConnell

Any beer could be a shower beer, but these are ultra-efficient. Suds included.