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Ohio's New, Record-Breaking Roller Coaster Opens This Weekend

Kirstin Fawcett

The Valravn is the world's fastest, longest, and tallest dive coaster.

Scientists Plan to Reconstruct Leonardo da Vinci's Genome

Kirstin Fawcett

Nearly 500 years after his death, researchers hope to learn more about what Leonardo was like, and identify the unique qualities that made him a genius.

Working Remotely Makes You Happier and More Productive

Michele Debczak

Remote workers also feel more appreciated.

10 Slapstick Facts About the First 'Three Stooges' Short

Stacy Conradt

'Woman Haters' showed us what Larry, Curly, and Moe were all about, but they weren’t quite the trio we know today.

Shanghai Disney Is Opening Up for a Trial Run

Shaunacy Ferro

The delayed park is letting in some cast members and investors ahead of the June opening.

Kyrie Irving’s New Limited-Edition Nikes Come Courtesy of Krispy Kreme

Rudie Obias

These kicks are sweet!

Make a Mint Julep Using Henry Clay's Original Recipe

Clair McLafferty

"Only bruise the leaves gently and then remove them from the goblet."

3D-Printed Vending Machine Snacks Are the Future

Andrew LaSane

A company is working on the technology to make this dream a reality.

5 Budget-Friendly Vacation Spots for 2016

Kristin Wong

Get the most bang for your buck.

How the Fort McMurray Blaze Grew Into a Monster Firestorm

Dennis Mersereau

It's burned 245,000 acres.

The Missing Links: The Number That's Illegal to Know

Colin Patrick

Listen to The Monkees’ First New Song in 20 Years

Rudie Obias

Hey, hey, they’re back.

Vans and Nintendo Are Partnering on a Retro Gaming Sneaker Line

Rudie Obias

Old-school meets even older-school.

What Does it Mean to Make a Citizen's Arrest?

Dana Schwartz

Be sure you're in the right before you decide to play superhero.

Animation of Emigration to the U.S. Since 1820

Arika Okrent