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40 Super S-Words To Supplement Your Vocabulary

Paul Anthony Jones

'Scrouge' means to crowd someone. Worth remembering for the morning commute.

50 Tools Every Homeowner Should Have

Kirstin Fawcett

You'll need these pieces of equipment to keep your home in tip-top shape.

New App Lets You Virtually Visit a Famous Anatomy Museum

Bess Lovejoy

Medicine might not be the first thing you think when you think of Edinburgh, but it should be.

12 Habits That Are Costing You Money

Presented by Allstate.

WWI Centennial: Austrians Launch “Punishment Expedition” Against Italy

Erik Sass

Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 235th installment in the series.

15 Castles You Can Stay In

Maureen Monahan

These castles are the perfect places to visit when you're looking to get the royal treatment.

15 Pieces of Mail Delivered Decades After They Were Sent

D.J. MacLennan

Better late than never?

15 Facts About the Maya Civilization

Megan Gannon

Across Mesoamerica today, you can find sprawling ancient cities with towering pyramids, ballcourts, saunas, monumental sculptures, and enigmatic hieroglyphs—all thanks to the Maya.

15 Times Animals Saved the Day

Rosemary Mosco

Here are a few surprising times that animals have swooped in—or crawled in, or swam in—to save our skins.

15 Billowing Facts About Clouds

Dennis Mersereau

There’s much more to clouds than meets the eye.

15 Things You Didn't Know About Madeleine Albright

Megan Snyder

1. "Madeleine" isn't her original name.

La Niña Is Likely on the Way

Dennis Mersereau

The intense El Niño we saw this winter is on the way out, and it's likely to be replaced by its opposite—a La Niña.

15 Brilliant Alternative Uses for Foods in Your Pantry

Presented by GEICO.

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find This Week

Smart Shopping Team

As a new recurring feature, we’re going to share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up.

15 Playful Facts About Fisher-Price

Jake Rossen

You recognize the name from their baby gear—but they also made ammunition crates for the military.