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This Smart Gas Pedal Vibrates When You Floor It

Michele Debczak

Here's a high-tech cure for your lead foot habit.

Retrobituaries: Ibn Battuta, One of the Greatest Travelers of All Time

Suzanne Raga

He left to make a pilgrimage to Mecca at age 22, and didn't come home for almost 30 years.

The Scientific Secret to Perfect Nachos

Kate Horowitz

The folks at the American Chemical Society have got you covered for game day.

13 Fun Facts About 'Newhart' (Unless We Only Dreamed Them)

Kara Kovalchik

The hit sitcom culminated in one of the most memorable finales in the history of television.

What Makes French Sound Sexy?

Liz Marasco

Those breathy vowels are so 'ooh la la.'

Watch Soothing Footage of Ice Floes on Lake Michigan

Shaunacy Ferro

A timelapse shot out of a Chicago high-rise captures what happens when large sections of the lake freeze over.

Artist Creates Elaborate Baroque Wigs Entirely Out of Paper

Caitlin Schneider

Even Marie Antoinette couldn't compete with these gorgeous productions.

5 Money Moves to Make ASAP If You Lose Your Job

Kate Rockwood

Losing your job doesn’t have to spell financial ruin (or a diet of ramen noodles).

Watch A Young David Lynch Talk About 'Eraserhead'

Anna Green

UCLA students interview David Lynch in the oil fields in West Hollywood where 'Eraserhead' was filmed.

Create a Personal Movie Theater Out of This Cardboard Box

Andrew LaSane

The product turns your smartphone into a solo theater screen.

Watch an Artist Create a Sculpture With Drywall

Rebecca OConnell

Watching Bernie Mitchell create elaborate sculptures with drywall is surprisingly relaxing.

12 Facts About Brian Jacques and the Redwall Series

Janet Burns

The realm of Brian Jacques’ Redwall series was a huge place for both heroic woodland creatures and avid young readers alike

21 Super Facts About the Denver Broncos

Mark Mancini

Denver's current mayor will be rooting for the Broncos—after all, he used to be their mascot.

Infographic: The Dos and Don'ts of Creativity

Kirstin Fawcett

You can prime your brain for creativity by adapting—and ditching—a few simple habits

The 6 Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

'Spider-man,' 'Black,' and more.