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Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a writer, editor, and curator of fine comic strip art. (Except Garfield.) His byline can be found within the pages of The New York Times, ESPN.com, Wired.com and a slew of health and fitness-related publications.

Nearly 100 Volcanoes Discovered Under Antarctic Ice Sheet
Fact Check: A Physicist Weighs In On Whether Scrooge McDuck Could Actually Swim in a Pool of Gold Coins
There Will be Plenty of Easter Eggs in 'DuckTales'
How Preventative Pet Care Can Save You Hundreds
12 Secrets of Roller Coaster Designers
Attention Knitters: Oklahoma Needs 5000 Baby Hats
The Scariest 25 Minutes on U.S. Television
Evel Knievel, Insurance Salesman
9 Facts about 'Silent Spring' Author Rachel Carson
London is Using Imaginary Speed Bumps to Curb Speeding
Wipe Out: When the BBC Kept Erasing Its Own History
The 10 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now
The Strange Recipe Behind 'Bubble Gum Flavor'
August 1996: 'A Game of Thrones' Debuts
How Do Solar Panels Work?
American Airlines Will Now Track Your Luggage
This Voltron LEGO Set Is Almost Ready to Assemble
8 Things You Might Not Know About Comedian Brian Regan
Masters of the Universe: The He-Man Movie Turns 30
The Man Who Picked Victorian London's Unpickable Lock
What Is the Fastest Animal in the World?
This Universal Game Controller Could Be the Only One You'll Ever Need
11 Everyday Tasks That Are Tricky for Left Handers
8 Surprising Facts About Pat Sajak
Aw, Shucks: There's an Oyster Vending Machine in France
10 Fascinating Facts About Airplane Bathrooms
The World's Most Expensive Restaurant Offers VR Broccoli
The Must-Have Items for Your First Aid Kit
What's the Longest Bridge in the World?
Remembering the Silent Parade Civil Rights March of 1917
How Science—and a Broken Heart—Helped Identify 'Titanic' Bandleader Wallace Hartley's Lost Violin
Paw Enforcement: A History of McGruff the Crime Dog
8 Bizarre Places People Have Gotten Stuck
The 5 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now
9 Chilly Facts About Frozen Food Pioneer Clarence Birdseye
Where Is the Hottest Place on Earth?
Marshall McLuhan, the Man Who Predicted the Internet in 1962
9 Wild Facts About the Bronx Zoo
The 5 Most Valuable Pokemon Cards
Jam vs. Jelly: What's the Difference?
Cracking the History of L'eggs Pantyhose
The 10 Best TV Shows on Amazon Prime
8 Laws Way Past Their Prime
Halt, Citizen! 15 Facts About 'RoboCop'
How Do You Pronounce 'LaCroix'?
Just How Hot Is Lava?
Jug Life: A History of the Kool-Aid Man
10 Brilliant Disney Theme Park Hacks
Why Do Dogs Howl at Sirens?
6 Facts About Legendary Designer Eiko Ishioka
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