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20 Purrfect Products for Cats and Their Humans

Erin McCarthy Hannah Keyser

Here are a few things that you can buy to show your feline pride—and spoil that special kitten in your life.

The Missing Links: Strange Things Banned Around the World

Colin Patrick

Brain Game: The Fruit Bowl

Sandy Wood

10 Horrifying Demons and Spirits from Japanese Folklore

Victoria DeRosa

Oni (demons) and yurei (ghosts) have played a role in Japanese culture for thousands of years, and stories of new spirits continue to be told today.

Name the European Country Based on Three Letters

26 Not-So-Spooky Facts About Halloween

Alvin Ward

John Green dons a series of animal masks while delivering some Halloween history.

The Tinder of the ’70s

the mag

Don’t want small talk to trip up your dance game? U.S. Patent 4173016 A can help.

College Students Can Now Waste Time Online for Credit

Hannah Keyser

UPenn is offering a class next semester called Wasting Time on the Internet.

8 Things You May Not Have Known About 'Aaahh!!! Real Monsters'

Roger Cormier

The sometimes creepy nineties Nickelodeon cartoon based in an underground world may have hidden some secrets from you.

Morning Cup of Links: Cats Just Don’t Understand Us

Miss Cellania

7 Dinner Party Lifehacks

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Where Does Bingo Come From?

Kara Kovalchik

Watch Daniel Radcliffe Rap "Alphabet Aerobics"

Erin McCarthy

10 Words With Spooky Etymologies

Paul Anthony Jones

The Weird Physics of H.P. Lovecraft’s "Corpse-City," R’lyeh

Matt Soniak

Benjamin Tippett's playful paper is a lot of fun and reads like a mashup of a standard science paper and one of Lovecraft’s own stories.