Miss Cellania

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Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.

The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
25 Unsung Christmas Icons
Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
10 Holiday Controversies
How Animals are Excavated at the La Brea Tar Pits
How the Apollo Fire Propelled NASA to the Moon
84 Years Ago Today: Goodbye Prohibition!
Selling Star Wars in 1976
Why Countries Are Racing to the Moon Again
How Hummingbirds Drink
Fascinating Facts About Nickelodeon's Green Slime
How the Apollo 11 Crew Reacted to Lunar Conspiracy Theories
The Little Drummer Boy Challenge
Here's Your Full TV Schedule of Christmas Movies and Specials
Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
The Healthiest Countries in the World
The Long, Strange History of Dieting Fads
Ranch Dressing by the Keg
The Watergate Excuse No One Believed
The True History of the Orient Express
The 25 Dumbest Ways You Managed To Injure Yourself
Debunking the 'Risky Teenage Brain' Stereotype
How Woolly Sweaters are Made
How the Denver Airport Became an Icon of the Illuminati
American Weddings vs. European Weddings
When Halloween Was All Tricks
The Ultimate Halloween Candy Power Ranking
Halloween in the City of Bones
The Giant Frog Farm Craze
Celebrating Frank Langella as Dracula
5 Famous Haunted Toilets
The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
When Movie Trailers Mislead
Vampires, Ghosts, and Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants
The Phantoms of Paris
How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws?
Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession?
Charlie Chaplin's Buried Treasure
Analyzing the New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer
The Scariest Haunted Attractions In The Country
The Underwater Ghost Town
10 Cool Things About Neil deGrasse Tyson
That Little Lamp in the Pixar Logo
How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs
Diary of a Concussion
Parenting Is Much More Relaxed in Europe Than in America
The Science Behind the Perfect Cup of Coffee
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