Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a Senior Staff Writer for Mental Floss. Some of her favorite subjects include defunct theme park rides, weird-looking sea creatures, and fast food history. When she's not writing, she's probably watching Bon Appetit test kitchen videos or reading about unsolved mysteries on Wikipedia.
These Iconic Sculptures Are Now Bendable Action Figures
Netflix Launches Short Kids’ Programs to Help Parents Negotiate Bedtime
500 Discovered Exoplanets in One Epic Poster
This Magnetic Notebook Lets You Add, Remove, and Reorganize Its Pages
NASA Releases Footage of the Sun in Ultra-HD
Explore Biochemistry in This Molecular Minecraft World
Microsoft Audio Lab Named World’s Quietest Place
This Firefighter Ran the NYC Marathon in Full Gear
Scanned Images of Seasonal Produce Transformed Into Works of Art
This Spray Can Attachment Converts Photos Into Graffiti
These Pop-Out Designs Maximize Your Window Space
Photographer Captures Otherworldly Images Inspired by UFO Sightings
Massive 'Gash' Splits Open Foothills of Bighorn Mountains
Researchers Have Found a Way to 3D Print Hair
This Building Acts as Its Own Air Conditioner
North Face’s New Parka Is Made From Synthetic Spider Silk
These 'Star Wars' Scarves Are Gorgeous Works of Art
These Flower Street Lamps ‘Bloom’ When You Approach Them
Here's What a Room Filled With Foam 'Clouds' Looks Like
Yamaha Designs a Robot That Can Ride Motorcycles
This Apparel Acts as Brake Lights and Turn Signals for Bikers
10 Pieces of Vintage Disneyland Memorabilia You Can Own
Organize Your Knives With Magnetic Stickers
These Nameless Paint Labels Encourage Kids to Rethink Color
This App Weighs Produce on Your iPhone
This 'Tractor Beam’ Can Move Objects With Sound
Facebook Will Give Employees the Chance to Use Slower Internet Speeds
5 Recipes to Make With Your Extra Halloween Candy
Tokyo’s Bookstore-Themed Hostel to Open in November
This Indiana Road Was Built Around a Gravesite
‘World’s Smallest Stroller’ Collapses to the Size of a Handbag
This Tape Gun Lets You ‘Physically Sketch’ Life-Sized Models
The Plan to Build a Sustainable City From Bamboo
These LED Bulbs Were Made to Resemble Vintage Incandescents
How Many Trees Are on the Planet?
This Cube Is Made From Every Collectible Element on Earth
Watch This Animation of a Star Being Ripped Apart by a Black Hole
Kansas City and Toronto Libraries Exchange Literary Insults on Twitter
Domino’s Tricked-Out Delivery Car Has a Built-In Oven
Paralyzed Man Mentally Controls His Arms With Surgical Implants
Most Earth-Like Planets Haven’t Been Created Yet, Study Says
Electric Eels Use Their High-Voltage Shocks to Locate Prey
The 26 Most Popular Halloween Costumes by State
This New Feature Deletes Tourists From Photos in Real Time
Now You Can Order Room Service Via Emoji
This Furniture Can Be Used as Storage For Your Bike
Why Are There 60 Seconds in a Minute, 60 Minutes in an Hour but 24 Hours in a Day?
How to Build Your Own Origami Robot
Lyft is Giving Free DeLorean Rides for 'Back to the Future' Day
Genetic Study Suggests Dogs Originated in Central Asia


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