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Lip Reading Potentially Reveals 'Game of Thrones' Character's Real Name

Andrew LaSane

Someone claims to have solved the mystery of the season finale whisper.

There's No Such Thing as 'the Temperature in the Shade'

Dennis Mersereau

That's just the actual air temperature.

Archaeologists Discover Holocaust Escape Tunnel in Lithuania

Shaunacy Ferro

For years, historians have known that Jewish workers escaped the Nazi massacres at Ponar, but not where their tunnel was located.

How Do Contestants Collect Prizes on 'The Price is Right'?

Jake Rossen

There's a reason some winners refuse their vacations and brand new cars.

Crystal Pepsi Is Headed Back to Stores

Jake Rossen

$1.79 will buy you 20 ounces of your childhood back.

Your Next Password Might Be a Selfie

Shaunacy Ferro

A new service will use your face to unlock your apps.

You Can Now Visit the Bedroom Where Charles Darwin Died

Kirstin Fawcett

Historical curators restored the room to its original late-1850s appearance.

Change Your Name to Burger, Win Burgers For Life

Andrew LaSane

The Australian fast-food chain behind the promotion will also pay the application fee.

A London Department Store Will Put on 'Much Ado About Nothing' This Summer

Shaunacy Ferro

Selfridges will serve as the stage for performances of the Shakespeare comedy, with open rehearsals starting in July.

The Amazon Deals and Bargains You Need to See Today

Smart Shopping Team

As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, June 29.

Artists Recreate Lost Masterpieces Using Stock Photos

Anna Green

Artists remade four lost masterpieces, using only Adobe Stock images and Photoshop.

The Origins of 19 'Skin' Expressions

John Kelly

The skin is the largest organ in the human body, covering a surface area of nearly 2 square meters.

Artist Makes Nature-Inspired Rugs From Carpet Scraps

Michele Debczak

Each piece resembles a landscape from her homeland.

Taste the Dark Side with a Stars Wars Death Star Toaster

Rudie Obias

The kitchen appliance, based on Darth Vader's ride, is officially licensed from Lucasfilm.

NASA Is Building an Internet for the Whole Solar System

Kate Horowitz

Astronauts on the International Space Station installed new network technology this month.