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8 Tips for Creating a Great Scavenger Hunt

Jake Rossen

'Supernatural' star Misha Collins has some very serious advice for soliciting sculptures made of boogers.

Elmo Can Now Help Track Your Child's Illness

Jake Rossen

The little red monster could make your child more cooperative when you need to take their temperature.

New Sensing Device Alerts Farmers When a Cow Goes Into Labor

Kirstin Fawcett

Cattle owners can now sleep with a newfound peace of mind.

Walk All Over Your Reading List With This Bookworm Rug

Shaunacy Ferro

Go ahead and put your love of books on every surface of your apartment.

4 Proven Ways to Stay Cool During Hot Summer Workouts

Laurel Leicht

From slushies to ice packs, these strategies are backed by scientific research.

Compare Property Tax Rates in Each State

Alvin Ward

How does your state stack up?

A Brief Primer for Selecting the Right Kitchen Knife

Kirstin Fawcett

The blades in your starter kit all serve a purpose.

Who's Responsible for Self-Driving Car Accidents?

Jake Rossen

Get ready for non-driver's insurance.

Portland, Maine Is Tearing Down its Love Locks Wall

Jake Rossen

The symbols of true love have created a public safety issue in the city.

18 Pokemon Products to Catch Online

Alvin Ward

Let everyone know where your team loyalties lie.

Red vs. Blu: How Sony Won the HD DVD Format Wars

Jake Rossen

They lost the Betamax battle, but they refused to lose the war.

Woman Finds Koala Pole Dancing In Her Living Room

Andrew LaSane

Installing a pole in an Australian home may sometimes attract curious guests.

Retrobituary: Forensic Science Pioneer Frances Glessner Lee

Christine Colby

She crafted tiny, intricate dioramas known as the Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death.

Thursday's Amazon Deals You Can't Miss

Smart Shopping Team

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 21.

17 Species Named After 'Star Wars' Characters

Miss Cellania

There are Star Wars fans everywhere, including among the scientists who study life on Earth.