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The Missing Links: 25 Times a Movie's Trailer Gave Away Too Much

Colin Patrick

Michael Jackson Secretly Co-Wrote the Music for ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 3’

Rudie Obias

A persistent video game urban legend may not be so off the wall.

These LED Lamps Run on Candle Power

Andrew LaSane

One small candle can provide enough light for an entire room.

The Answer Begins With 'R'

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The Hosts of ‘Stuff You Missed in History Class’ Share 7 Amazing, Oft-Overlooked Women in History

Whitney Matheson

The popular podcast hosts reveal fascinating historical women who haven't gotten the attention they deserve.

Coming Soon to Japan: Sake-Flavored Kit Kats

Caitlin Schneider

For when you want your vices all-in-one.

Octopuses Change Colors to Intimidate Their Foes, Study Finds

Shaunacy Ferro

A new study suggests that octopuses aren’t as asocial as we thought, and that their color-changing abilities aren't just camouflage.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Strange news stories from all over.

20 Years Ago, Garth Brooks Refused to Accept He Was America's Favorite Artist

Roger Cormier

In 1996, the American Music Awards deemed the country star the night's big winner. He disagreed.

10 Things You Might Not Know About Smucker’s

Nicole Garner

That Smucker's gingham print is probably in your fridge right now.

7 Questions About the Zika Virus, Answered

Tara Smith

What is it, and why has it exploded now?

Science Explains This Duck’s Rare Pink Feathers

Kate Horowitz

Scanning a long-dead museum specimen revealed a pigment rarely found in ducks.

Jenlagged: A Comic Travelogue from Angoulême (Part 2)

Jen Vaughn

Skijoring: Like Waterskiing Behind a Horse

Kate Horowitz

The niche sport of equine skijoring is well-known out west.