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Behold: A 120-Sided Die

Michele Debczak

Role-playing games just got a lot more intense.

These Fruit-Themed Wrappers Make Toilet Paper Pretty

Andrew LaSane

File under: things you didn't know you needed.

Spanish Workers Discover a Hoard of Well-Preserved Bronze Roman Coins

Kirstin Fawcett

The treasure is worth "certainly several million euros."

What’s the Difference Between Baking Powder and Baking Soda?

Kate Horowitz

And can't I just swap one for the other?

A Charlie Chaplin Museum Has Opened in Switzerland

Anna Green

Dedicated to the life and films of Charlie Chaplin, Chaplin’s World is located in the village of Corsier-sur-Vevey on Chaplin’s former estate.

6 Non-Margarita Drinks to Enjoy on Cinco de Mayo

Gillian Finklea

Tired of celebrating Cinco de Mayo with yet another margarita? Try these popular Mexican drinks, which go beyond lime and tequila.

Bob Dylan Confirmed to Have Written Protest Song With Activist Jane Jacobs

Shaunacy Ferro

"Listen, Robert Moses" protested the planned Lower Manhattan Expressway, which, thanks to Jacobs, was never built.

Pilots Attempt First Round-the-World Flight in Solar-Powered Plane

Anna Green

Aviators Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are attempting to fly a solar powered airplane called the Solar Impulse 2 all the way around the world.

A $60 Smart Plug Will Restart Your WiFi Router for You

Shaunacy Ferro

Have you tried turning it off and on again?

Study Suggests Retiring Later Might Help You Live Longer

Kirstin Fawcett

Don’t ditch your cubicle for a catamaran just yet.

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12 Scholarly Facts About 'PCU'

Roger Cormier

A decade before 'Entourage' made him a mega-star, the director of this cult comedy had to fight to cast Jeremy Piven.

The FBI Is Offering $25,000 for Andy Warhol's Stolen Soup Art

Michele Debczak

Seven of his soup-centric prints went missing from the Springfield Art Museum last month.

How Do Owls Fly So Silently?

Anna Green

A group of researchers investigates in a short video by BBC Earth.

LEGO-Style Braille Bricks Help Visually Impaired Children Learn to Read

Andrew LaSane

This project flips the familiar toys into learning tools for the visually impaired.

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