Distractify
Distractify

Play With Your Food

Distractify
Distractify

Too Pretty to Eat

This dad creates art each day as he’s creating his daughter’s lunch. Some of these are quite amazing.

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Must Beg TV

NBC is now asking anyone that has a good sitcom idea to send it in.

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Where’s My Mind?

One noted expert believes quantum theory might prove that human consciousness goes to another universe when we die. I guess that’s preferable to believing it just ceases to exist altogether.

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Propaganda Fail

Each of these attempts to control the story turned into a total disaster.

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Turn and Shoot

Learn the history of Alexander Hamilton’s habit of shooting at people, how a haunted bar factors in, and where his guns are now.

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The Once and Future King

Yesterday was the 40th anniversary of Hank Aaron breaking Babe Ruth’s all-time home run record in Major League Baseball. Here is how Babe Ruth lived out the last few years of his life.

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RIP: Ultimate Warrior

One of the most famous wrestlers in WWE history passed away yesterday. Learn a few things you didn’t know about the Ultimate Warrior, Andre the Giant, Hulk Hogan and others.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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