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New York Public Library Turns Former Library Apartment Into Teen/Tech Center

Kirstin Fawcett

For years, a custodian apartment in the library's Washington Heights branch was closed to the public. Now, it's a brand-new public space.

Cinnamon Roll Peeps Have Arrived

Jennifer M Wood

The iconic marshmallow candy company has unleashed some new flavors, just in time for the holidays.

15 Bizarre Holiday Albums

Garin Pirnia

Because no holiday music playlist would be complete without William Hung’s rendition of ... “We Are the Champions.”

A Watch Strap That Clicks Together Like LEGOs

Shaunacy Ferro

The smartphone-friendly accessory is called the Loopless and Buckleless Band.

Tune In This Weekend: HISTORY Commemorates Pearl Harbor Attack

Chris Higgins

This weekend, HISTORY honors the veterans of Pearl Harbor with a series of documentaries.

Watch How Computers Sort Lists (It's Complicated)

Chris Higgins

How fast can you alphabetize 1,280 books? See how computer scientists can make the process much faster.

Grave Sightings: Joe DiMaggio

Stacy Conradt

Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio once bought his-and-hers crypts in Los Angeles. So why is his final resting place 400 miles away from hers?

Lewis and Clark Weren't the Only Explorers to Map the American Frontier

David W Brown

Multiple parties of brave explorers journeyed to map the American frontier.

Scientists Figure Out How Some Probiotics Work

Kate Horowitz

Beneficial bacteria give off a chemical that gives the immune system a gentle nudge.

5 Fabulous Facts About Jackie Kennedy

Ethan Trex

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis was one of our country's most stylish and elegant icons for decades, but she was no empty, aloof beauty.

Snake-Like Robot from MIT Is Flexible, Customizable

Rudie Obias

Who says hardware can't be, well, soft?

Sweden’s ICEHOTEL Will Now Be Open Year-Round Thanks to Solar Panels

Shaunacy Ferro

Chill out 365 days a year.

Creative Activities Like Baking and Knitting Boost Mental Well-Being

Michele Debczak

Research shows that the "flourishing" effect extends to the next day.

When Did Human Beings Start Using Containers?

Quora

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