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The Mysterious Case of Skeleton Lake

Chris Higgins

Hundreds of skeletons lie in a frozen lake in India. What happened there?

25 Things You Should Know About Detroit

Sarah Grossbart

You know about the cars—and that Eminem grew up on Eight Mile. But there’s plenty more to learn about Michigan’s most populous city.

How Movie Projectors (Used to) Work

Chris Higgins

If you like to geek out over impressive machinery, here's your chance.

18 Creepy Facts about 'Arachnophobia'

Erin McCarthy

This skin-crawling classic turns 25 today.

Watch Bill Nye Teach Evolution—Using Emojis

Beth Anne Macaluso

[Thumbs-up][Raised hands][Dancing girls]

The 10 Coolest Places You're Not Allowed to Visit

These places have been completely cut off from the outside world.

10 Little Facts About Leptoceratops

Mark Mancini

This horned dino was so tiny, it could've walked under the belly of a Triceratops.

WWI Centennial: Plotting Serbia’s Demise

Erik Sass

An Ancient Elephant May Have Been Biggest Land Mammal Ever

Mark Mancini

The elephant was a 24-ton colossus, 16 feet tall at the shoulder.

15 Facts to Celebrate the Jungle Cruise's 60th Birthday

Stacy Conradt

Learn more about one of Disney's wildest attractions.

How a Blind Architect is Changing Design

Caitlin Schneider

Chris Downey lost his sight 7 years ago, but never considered leaving architecture. He's continued to design with a whole new set of insights on what it means to experience the world.

Neurotic People May Be More Likely to See Faces in Objects

Jen Pinkowski

If you see faces in random objects, you may be kind of neurotic.

Charlie Chaplin Once Sued An Imposter Named 'Charlie Aplin'

Suzanne Raga

When an imposter started making movies as "Charlie Aplin," the real Charlie Chaplin sued.

13 Dangerous Facts About ‘Jackass’

Garin Pirnia

Don’t try this at home.

Stephen Colbert and Neil DeGrasse Tyson Talk Pluto

Chris Higgins

"It even has a heart, unlike you." -Stephen Colbert to Neil DeGrasse Tyson