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One Hour of Q&A with the MythBusters

Chris Higgins

Weekend Links: Superhero Science

Roma Panganiban

Grave Sightings: Patty Smith Hill

Stacy Conradt

After realizing that there are a lot of taphophiles (cemetery and/or tombstone enthusiasts) out there, I’m finally putting my photo library of interesting tombstones to good use.

WWI Centennial: France Mobilizes, Germany Declares War on Russia

Erik Sass

10 Predatory Facts About Albertosaurus

Mark Mancini

This week, we’re shining our spotlight on the imposing Albertosaurus, one of T. rex’s best-known cousins.

14 Offbeat Holidays You Can Celebrate in August

Hannah Keyser

Plenty of reasons to party this month!

The Missing Links: Defiant Desserts Dropping From Above

Colin Patrick

17 Excellent Animal Illustrations from a 16th Century Book

Erin McCarthy

Historiae animalium was the period's most widely read natural history collection.

Fact-Checking a 1947 British Weather Report

Nick Greene

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

The Richest Person in Each State

Hannah Keyser

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, several Walton heirs...

Do You Live in a Cat State or a Dog State?

Alvin Ward

A look at where cats are more popular than dogs across the country.

One Man’s Ingenious Plan to Revolutionize the Road Map

the mag

Before 1917, the only thing tougher than drawing a road map was reading one.

Brain Game: Babs

Sandy Wood

Morning Cup of Links: 'The Mask' Trivia

Miss Cellania