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These Are the 25 Best Countries for Dating, According to Millennials

Anna Green

Brazil, Italy, and Spain are in the lead.

Calculate Just How Much Summer Heat Slows Down Your Daily Run

Anna Green

RunnersConnect has created a Temperature Calculator to show you how different temperatures will affect your race and workout times.

Post-Brexit Passport Application Spike Overwhelms Ireland

Andrew LaSane

The Irish Foreign Affairs Minister assures British passport holders that they can still travel in the EU.

10 Buttoned-Up Facts About 'Striptease'

Roger Cormier

Burt Reynolds really wanted to be in it. The producers really didn't want him.

New York and Detroit Are Embroiled in a Pizza Feud

Michele Debczak

The fight for the title of country's best pizza rages on.

Why Science Labs Use Cone-Shaped Flasks

Kate Horowitz

Richard August Carl Emil Erlenmeyer made numerous important discoveries, but he’s best remembered for designing the conical flask that bears his name.

Get No-Effort Home-Brewed Beer With This Automated System

Shaunacy Ferro

The iGulu automated home brewery is the Crock-Pot of homemade beer.

U.S. Apartments Are Getting Smaller

Shaunacy Ferro

New apartments have been shrinking over the past decade.

Upgrade Your Thermostat and Save Money with This Nest Bargain

Smart Shopping Team

Want to be a little greener and save some money on your heating and cooling bills while keeping your home more comfortable than ever?

11 Refreshing Facts about Gelato

Suzanne Raga

It has less fat and more flavor than ice cream.

The Missing Links: Things are Actually Getting Better, Explained in Graphs

Colin Patrick

Why Is Lined Paper Called 'College Ruled'?

Mark Mancini

There are many different types of lined notebook paper. To help tell them apart, you might have to break out a ruler.

Their Family Business: When Tom Hanks Is Busy, His Brother Steps In

Andrew LaSane

A similar tone of voice isn't all the siblings share.

What Are the Chances of Landing Your Dream Job?

Shaunacy Ferro

Spoiler alert: you're probably not going to become a pro basketball player.