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This Farm House Is Covered With Recycled CDs That Capture the Sun

Michele Debczak

That's one way to use old CDs.

25 Delicious Facts About Nutella

Shaunacy Ferro Jessica Bloustein Marshall

Few snacks inspire quite as much passion as Nutella.

Sydney's Taronga Zoo Welcomes Adorable Baby Meerkats

Caitlin Schneider

The pups were born on January 7, but they've only just started exploring.

CPAs Reveal 9 Tips for Filing Your Taxes

Suzanne Raga

Getting your taxes done doesn’t have to be a horribly arduous, taxing (pun intended) experience.

Meet the Mysterious Deep Sea Creature That Looks Like An Old Sock

Anna Green

Scientists have been trying to figure out the origins of the Xenoturbella, which looks like an old purple sock, for six decades.

Michelangelo Likely Had Arthritis, Researchers Say

Andrew LaSane

His work may have caused joint inflammation in the artist's later years.

Confuse Your Friends With an Upside Down Wine Glass

Alvin Ward

Because normal wine glasses are boring.

Time for Some Mental Hygiene: It's the mental_floss Weekly Puzzle

6 Beautiful Photos of Impact Craters—Where Space Rocks Met Earth

David W Brown

El’gygytgyn might sound like the name of Cthulhu's kid brother, but it's actually an impact crater on the Chukotka peninsula in Russia.

21 Super Facts About the Carolina Panthers

Mark Mancini

There's a hidden symbol in their logo.

'Pet Pantries' Are Helping Owners Keep Their Beloved Animals

Kirstin Fawcett

These community organizations provide free or low-cost supplies and food.

Japanese Designers Have Developed a Chair You Can Wear

Michele Debczak

It's designed to provided relief to surgeons during long operations.

14 Bowl Competitions to Look For if Football’s Not For You

Arika Okrent

Are you ready for some Ethics? World Geography? Data Science?

New York City's Other Subway

Erin Blakemore

This stranger-than-fiction saga involves a secret dig, a massive success, and unheard-of political corruption.

10 Apps to Organize Your Life

Sara Morrow

Turn your go-to device into an all-around assistant for #adulting.