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‘Stranger Things’ Concept Art Reveals Barb’s Original Fate

Anna Green

The conclusion to this fan favorite's story initially looked a lot different.

How Houdini Stayed in an Underwater Coffin for 90 Minutes

Nick Keppler

For his arguably greatest trick, performed just months before he died, Houdini had to master his own physiology.

Here’s Why Picking Your Nose Is a Bad Idea

Anna Green

Picking your nose isn’t such a harmless habit after all.

Talking to Teens About Weight and Dieting Might Be Bad for Their Health

Anna Green

Talking to adolescents about weight and dieting isn’t great for their self-image.

The Cities of the Future Might Have Drone Highways

Shaunacy Ferro

A futuristic plan for Shenzhen, China proposes self-driving car tunnels and drone-specific highway lanes.

Toronto Airport to Offer 12-Minute Flights to Niagara Falls

Kirstin Fawcett

Getting to North America's most famous waterfall just became a lot more convenient.

10 Not-So-Small Facts About the Volkswagen Beetle

Stacy Conradt

More than a decade after the last old-style Volkswagen Beetle rolled off the assembly line, people are still singing the praises of the quirky little car.

Sci-Fi Fans Are Helping Researchers Build a Medical Database

Anna Green

Dust off your favorite films and novels to contribute to this growing index.

The Highest, Longest Glass Bridge on Earth Opens in China

Michele Debczak

We want you to read our stories. We really do. But those with a fear of heights might want to skip this one.

Ramen Noodles Are a Popular Prison Currency, Study Reveals

Kirstin Fawcett

According to one sociologist, corrections budgets have shrunk and inmates don't have enough to eat.

8 Tips and Hacks for Getting the Most Protection From Your Sunscreen

Suzanne Raga

More than half of Americans never wear sunscreen. Follow these tips to easily incorporate it into your daily routine.

In Australia, 'The World’s Deadliest Bird' Commits String of Break-Ins

Michele Debczak

Australia is urging residents not to feed the modern dinosaurs.

How Much Weight Can a Shopping Cart Really Hold?

Kirstin Fawcett

Go ahead and splurge on those industrial-sized boxes of cereal.

Paleontologists Find a Nearly Complete T. Rex Skull in Montana

Shaunacy Ferro

Finding a T. rex skull in such pristine condition is incredibly rare.

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