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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.
The Muppets are Getting a Reboot (Again)
Divers Uncover Undetonated WWII Bomb From the Bottom of Australia's Sydney Harbor
Where Do Birds Get Their Songs?
Here's How Much Money You Should Have Saved at Every Phase of Life
Researchers Pinpoint the Geographic Location of "The Middle of Nowhere"
Watch the First-Ever Footage of a Baby Dumbo Octopus
Curling: A Beginner's Guide to Where and How to Learn to Curl
What Pet Owners Need to Know About the Latest Dog Food Recall
Why Tiny 'Hedgehog Highways' Are Popping Up Around London
Unwinnable Video Game Challenges You to Keep a Shopping Mall in Business
New Cancer-Fighting Nanobots Can Track Down Tumors and Cut Off Their Blood Supply
New LEGO Set Lets Harry Potter Fans Apparate to the Hogwarts Great Hall
AI Could Help Scientists Detect Earthquakes More Effectively
Look Up! Residents of Maine and Michigan Might Catch a Glimpse of the Northern Lights Tonight
A New iPhone Bug Is Crashing Messaging Apps
Why There's a 4-Ton Steel Ball Making Mini-Earthquakes in Germany
New Shot Could Relieve Migraines for Up to Three Months
The Simple Optical Illusion That Makes an Image Look Like It's Drawing Itself
How Google Chrome’s New Built-In Ad Blocker Will Change Your Browsing Experience
Buying a Cast-Iron Pan Is the Easiest Way to Improve Your Cooking
These Fake Flowers Could Help Scientists Study At-Risk Bees
A Chemical in Bed Bug Poop Might Be Making You Feel Sick
The North Face's New Geodesic Dome Tent Will Protect You in 60 mph Wind
These Are the 157 New Emojis Coming to Your Phone
Flights Grounded After World War II Bomb Discovered Near London City Airport
See If You Can Solve This Tricky Coin-Flipping Riddle
Here's How Much Traffic Congestion Costs the World's Biggest Cities
Dream Job Alert: Cadbury Is Looking for Professional Chocolate Tasters
It's National Pizza Day! Here Are the Chains Offering the Best Deals
How Many Calories Do America's Winter Olympians Consume in a Day?
25 Coolest Moments in Olympic Opening Ceremony History
How a London Museum Is Preserving a Chunk of the 143-Ton Whitechapel Fatberg
Vantablack Pavilion at the Winter Olympics Mimics the Darkness of Space
These Photorealistic Ski Masks Let Your Inner Animal Come Out
Why You Should Apply Sunscreen Before Boarding Your Next Flight
How to Eat (and Drink) Like the Queen: Royal Chefs Reveal Elizabeth II's Favorite Foods
All of Your Teeth Evolved From a Single Ancestral Tooth in the Age of the Dinosaurs
London Photographer Captures the Dogs of the World in Their Own Habitats
Watch the Live Launch of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, the Rocket That Might Take Us to Mars
Narcissists Are More Likely to Be Compulsive Facebook Users
Laser-Cut Wood Maps Showcase World Cities
MIT Scientists Are Building Biomedical Research Labs Out of LEGO Blocks
Record-Breaking 17 Inches of Snow Covers Moscow in 24 Hours
What the World Would Look Like If It Never Stopped Raining
Ranthambhore National Park Is Helping India's Famous Tigers Thrive
How Colorful Stripes of Wildflowers Could Reduce the Need for Pesticides
Watch Jeopardy! Contestants Bomb Every Single Question in the Football Category
The Thermodynamic Genius of the Classic Drinking Bird Toy
Scientists Identify Cells in the Brain That Control Anxiety
London's Foundling Museum Will Temporarily Replace Male Portraits With Artwork of Women
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