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See a Scale Model of the Solar System in the Nevada Desert

Caitlin Schneider

The filmmakers figured the only way to truly see an accurate scale of the universe was to build it themselves.

Mix Cocktails Like MacGyver With Scavenged Ingredients

Clair McLafferty

You can make impressive drinks yourself with nothing more than the mini bottles of liquor sold on planes and trains and a few scavenged ingredients.

10 LEGO Sets That You Can Help Make Happen

Caitlin Schneider

Because we all need an adorable little square-torsoed Ringo Starr in our lives.

He's Been Frozen in Carbonite—Now Han Solo Is Encased in Pop-Tarts

Caitlin Schneider

In a galaxy far, far way, these are definitely part of a balanced breakfast.

A Berlin Bar Where All the Furniture Is on the Ceiling

Shaunacy Ferro

At Madame Claude, things get topsy-turvy before you even order your first drink.

Do Peaches Make Your Lips Itch?

Kate Horowitz

You may have a pollen food allergy.

12 Fascinating Facts About ‘Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels’

Eric D Snider

Sting's wife found it, Tom Cruise sold it, Brad Pitt loved it, and Madonna married its director.

This Futuristic Headband Vibrates Music Through Your Skull

Andrew LaSane

Give your ears a rest with this innovative new device.

Watch 101 Chess Scenes in Movies

Anna Green

The ultimate checkmate supercut.

Out-Of-This-World Soviet Artifacts From the Dawn of the Space Race

Shaunacy Ferro

Why did astro-dogs have ejector seats?

11 Surprising Movies Jimmy Carter Watched While He Was President

Anna Green

From 'Midnight Cowboy' to 'The Cat from Outer Space,' the former POTUS is an eclectic cinephile.

2015 Ig Nobel Prize Winners Announced, Chicken With Stick Tied to Its Rump Rejoices

Jen Pinkowski

One prize-winning discovery: Nearly all mammals urinate for the same amount of time, regardless of size.

The Missing Links: The World Slackline Championships

Colin Patrick

The Yale Chalkboard Rebellion of 1830

Anna Green

Chalk it up to mathermatics. What is now seen as a taken-for-granted classroom staple was once the object of intense controversy.

Power Nap in the Office Like a Pro With This Desk That Turns Into a Bed

Kirstin Fawcett

Greek design firm NL Studio has created a desk that turns into a bed.

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