Miss Cellania

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Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.

How to Actually Hunt a Ghost
10 Isaac Newton Inventions
How Deep Can Humans Dig?
Disney's Fascinating Dark Phase of the 1970s and 1980s
Why Ham Radio Fans Want to Spend Next Summer on an Island Full of Bird Poop
The Best Fictional Heroes of 2017
Iceland’s Christmas Witch Is Cooler Than Krampus
All 31 Steven Spielberg Movies, Ranked From Worst to Best
Preppers Should Invest in Coffee
Star Wars: The Last Jedi Easter Eggs
What Do Porgs Taste Like?
How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
Ways to Call or Track Santa
The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
25 Unsung Christmas Icons
Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
10 Holiday Controversies
How Animals are Excavated at the La Brea Tar Pits
How the Apollo Fire Propelled NASA to the Moon
84 Years Ago Today: Goodbye Prohibition!
Selling Star Wars in 1976
Why Countries Are Racing to the Moon Again
How Hummingbirds Drink
Fascinating Facts About Nickelodeon's Green Slime
How the Apollo 11 Crew Reacted to Lunar Conspiracy Theories
The Little Drummer Boy Challenge
Here's Your Full TV Schedule of Christmas Movies and Specials
Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
The Healthiest Countries in the World
The Long, Strange History of Dieting Fads
Ranch Dressing by the Keg
The Watergate Excuse No One Believed
The True History of the Orient Express
The 25 Dumbest Ways You Managed To Injure Yourself
Debunking the 'Risky Teenage Brain' Stereotype
How Woolly Sweaters are Made
How the Denver Airport Became an Icon of the Illuminati
American Weddings vs. European Weddings
When Halloween Was All Tricks
The Ultimate Halloween Candy Power Ranking
Halloween in the City of Bones
The Giant Frog Farm Craze
Celebrating Frank Langella as Dracula
5 Famous Haunted Toilets
The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
When Movie Trailers Mislead
Vampires, Ghosts, and Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants


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