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8 Fun Facts About the Valyrian Language of 'Game of Thrones'

Arika Okrent

Weekend Links: Beautiful, but Deadly

Roma Panganiban

Utterly Spoiler-Free 'Game of Thrones' Preview

Chris Higgins

Season 5 starts tonight. We're not saying who's dead, who's alive, or what happens. But our little birds are whispering.

56 Acronyms and Initials All Spelled Out

Jason English

So that's what it stands for!

Marijuana Use Around the World

Alvin Ward

It's not the Netherlands.

Weekend Links: How to Send a Message in a Bottle

Roma Panganiban

Watch a 1937 Film on the Future of Industry

Caitlin Schneider

9 Creative Alternatives to the Business Card

Therese Oneill The Week

Name the Cities From Huey Lewis's "Heart of Rock 'n' Roll"

11 Dapper Facts About the Masters’ Green Jacket

Alvin Ward

They may not be the height of fashion, but the green jacket Augusta National awards to the winner of the Masters tournament is one of sports’ most revered prizes.

This Sunday: 'Silicon Valley,' Season 2

Chris Higgins

Tragedy, comedy, money troubles, and more female characters. Tune in Sunday night.

The 1000-Mile Hike That Shaped the National Park Service

the mag

When an accident robbed John Muir of his sight, he gained a vision that shaped the National Park Service.

Get Your Honey From a Tap

Caitlin Schneider

With over a week of fundraising time left, a new beekeeping technology called the “Flow Hive” is already the most successful Indiegogo campaign in history.

Lurid Lucy and Other Statues from Movies and TV

Miss Cellania

The bronze statue of Lucille Ball in her hometown is in the news this week. It's not the only municipal statue with a story behind it.

Oil Paintings Have a Case of the Blues

Sonia Weiser

Art is getting more blue—literally.