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5 Habits to Steal From Super Savers

Kate Rockwood

No coupon clipping required.

Women Paid Less Than Men in Nearly All Major U.S. Occupations

Kirstin Fawcett

Find out just how much less.

The Missing Links: Giant Octopus Kite

Colin Patrick

Google Patents Adhesive Hoods For Its Autonomous Cars

Andrew LaSane

In the case of an accident, pedestrians would stick to car instead of being struck twice.

A Massive Asteroid Slammed into Earth 3.5 Billion Years Ago

Kirstin Fawcett

Scientists say it was probably bigger than the one that likely killed the dinosaurs.

10 Flavorful Facts About the Wienermobile

Jake Rossen

It was once driven by a little person in a chef's hat named "Little Oscar."

The Lost Magic of 'Zoobilee Zoo'

Jake Rossen

Even though the cast toured libraries, the show never really caught on. Here's why.

You Can Win a One-Night Stay in the Eiffel Tower

Michele Debczak

Your reservation for La Dame de Fer can be booked with 140 characters or less.

Can Street Food Be Hazardous to Your Health?

Jake Rossen

Hold that falafel.

Think You’ve Got House Smarts?

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As a first-time home buyer, no doubt you’re encountering lots of new things all at once. From navigating confusing mortgage lingo to figuring out how everything in your place operates, there’s quite a learning curve. Take the quiz below to test your knowledge of common home features, and then download the accompanying PDFs for more information on maintaining various aspects of your new home.

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, May 19

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, May 19.

This Smartphone App Can Solve Your Handwritten Math Problems

Rudie Obias

Point, shoot, solve.

11 Imaginative Regional Idioms to Describe Heavy Rain

Angela Tung

These imaginative regional idioms for heavy rain go way beyond cats and dogs.

The Time Carl Akeley Killed a Leopard With His Bare Hands

Erin McCarthy

Carl Akeley was born 152 years ago today. Let's talk about that time he strangled a leopard.

100 Years Ago, You Could Buy a House From a Sears Catalog

Shaunacy Ferro

The company sold housing designs and pre-cut materials from 1908 to 1940.