Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a staff writer for mentalfloss.com. In the past she’s written about cheese and movies, two of her favorite things in life. In her free time she enjoys dogspotting, eating breakfast foods, and reading about alien conspiracy theories on Wikipedia.
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Remains of World War II Soldier From Texas Finally Identified Nearly 75 Years After His Death
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This Self-Drying, Antibacterial Dish Rack System Keeps Counters Mold-Free
Environmental Group Lets You Kayak European Waterways for Free in Exchange for Picking Up Trash
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Grow Microgreens at Home With This Sleek Countertop ‘Farm’
World’s Tiniest McDonald’s Opens in Sweden, Welcomes Bees as Customers
A 17th-Century Book With a Hidden Compartment for Poison Is Selling for $11,000
Hundreds of 17th-Century Case Notes of Bizarre Medical Remedies Have Been Published Online
The 25 Highest-Paying Entry-Level Jobs for New Graduates
Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit Will Go Back on Display for Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary
Plano, Texas Is Home to a Dog-Friendly Movie Theater That Serves Bottomless Wine or Whiskey
Planning a Destination Wedding? A Third of Your Guests Probably Think You’re Selfish
Cheese Made from Celebrities' Microbes Is On View at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum
Pop Chart’s Game of Thrones Poster Highlights 8 Seasons of Crowns, Armor, Creatures, and More
This Tiny DIY Kiosk From Amazon Would Make a Great Backyard Bar—or Chicken Coop
This Portable Gadget Washes Delicate Clothing Without Detergent
Dozens of Donkeys, Mini-Donkeys, and Baby Donkeys Are Looking for New Homes
Scholar Claims the Voynich Manuscript Is Written in a 'Proto-Romance' Language
Now You Can Wear Your Favorite Dunkin' Coffee Flavor as Nail Polish
8 Valuable LEGO Sets You Might Have at Home
The Bus From Spice World is Now an Airbnb Rental
Iceland Is Home to the World's First Open-Water Beluga Whale Sanctuary
The Reason Why Grooms Stand to the Right of Brides
Chicago Area Police Are Warning Pet Owners About ‘Zombie Raccoons’
The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Over Parts of the U.S. This Week
2624-Year-Old Cypress Tree Discovered in North Carolina Swamp
Australian Family Walking Dog Named Lucky Discovers $24,000 Gold Nugget
The Person Who Solves the Mysterious Inscription on This French Rock Will Be Awarded $2200
International Museum Day Is Coming. This Interactive World Map Shows What's Happening in Your Area
10 Facts About Crohn’s Disease
Gas Leak at University of Canberra Library in Australia Revealed to Be Durian Fruit
The 100 Most Popular Baby Names of 2018 Have Been Revealed
This Facebook Page Shares Pictures of the Dogs UPS Workers Meet Every Day
There's Finally a Robot Mop and Vacuum That Cleans Itself
A Game of Thrones Quiz Is Helping Psychologists Learn More About How People Respond to Ethical Dilemmas
A Piece of Stonehenge, Missing for 60 Years, Was Just Returned to the Site
Kids Visiting These Pediatricians Get Free Books With Every Check-Up
People Are Suing Conagra Over Exploding PAM Spray Cans
$1.6 Billion in $50 Bills in Australia Were Printed With a Typo
Amazon Is Filled With Fake Reviews—Here's What to Look For
These Are the Airlines Most Likely to Lose Your Luggage
Dr. Granville Coggs, One of the Last Surviving Tuskegee Airmen, Dies at 93
Win the Game of Thrones With This Iron Throne Phone Charging Station
8 Ways People Made Themselves Smell Good Before Deodorant
New York Could Soon Become the First State to Ban Declawing Cats
Holland's Keukenhof Gardens—the Largest Flower Garden in the World—Is the Perfect Spring Destination
Baby Birds in North Carolina Need Your Knitting Skills
Sesame Street Is Officially a Real Place—Here's How to Get There
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