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Use This Inflatable Furniture to Build a Floating Island

Anna Green

For the ultimate pool party.

The Lighthouse Featured on Connecticut License Plates Can Be (Partially) Yours

Andrew LaSane

The buyer of this home will share ownership of the lighthouse with the Coast Guard.

Watch a POV Video of a LEGO Train Move Around a House and Garden

Rebecca OConnell

Choo choo!

5 Questions: Happy "Ann"iversary

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Morning Cup of Links: Remembering Deadpool’s Replacement

Miss Cellania

Get your day started with these great links!

Infographic Gives a Brief History of Literary Pseudonyms

Kirstin Fawcett

Find out which of your favorite authors adopted a nom de plume—and in some cases, why they did it.

15 Smart Gifts for the Teacher in Your Life

Rebecca OConnell

May 3 is National Teacher Appreciation Day, so celebrate by getting a gift for the educator in your life.

You Can Buy the Midcentury Furniture From the Four Seasons This Summer

Shaunacy Ferro

The landmarked interior space, established in 1959, will be getting a new restaurant, but you can take home pieces of the old one.

How Irina Margareta Nistor Introduced Sylvester Stallone to Communist Romania

Kristin Hunt

She was the most famous woman in Romania during the 1980s, but no one had ever seen her face.

Underwater Robot Lets Researchers Virtually Explore Shipwrecks

Anna Green

The mermaid-like droid could forever change the way we explore shipwrecks.

This 'Digital Scent Speaker' Releases Aromas to Fit Your Mood

Michele Debczak

Different "scent playlists" pump out smells in 35-second increments.

Woman In New Zealand Returns Library Book That Was 68 Years Overdue

Andrew LaSane

Better late than never?

Retrobituaries: Jesse Applegate, Who Found a Safer Route on the Oregon Trail

Suzanne Raga

He established the Applegate Trail, a less dangerous route for settlers to take from the Midwest into Oregon.

Winners of This Small Town's Silly Rubber Duck Race Are Awarded a Serious Prize

Kirstin Fawcett

The annual “Ducky Wucky River Race” in Harvard, Massachusetts offers the victor a dinner of their choice, anywhere in the world.

Peacocks Use Vibrating Feathers to Attract the Ladies

Shaunacy Ferro

Their iridescent eyespots stay still while other parts of the feather oscillate, creating a captivating display for peahens.