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Abbey Stone

Abbey Stone is a senior editor at MentalFloss.com. She graduated from Barnard College with a degree in English, which she put to good use writing about twerking and tween stars for People, Hollywood.com, and Popstar! Magazine. She lives in Brooklyn.

TV
A 'Game of Thrones' Pop-Up Restaurant Is Opening in London
Animals
12 of the Cutest Pups in Puppy Bowl XI
Animals
X-Ray Camera Reveals How Hamsters Fit So Much in Their Cheeks
Science
Science Proves That Feeling Cold Is Contagious
Books
You'll Fall in Love With the New Illustrated Edition of 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'
Animals
Video Proof That Dogs Would Make the Best Tennis Ball Boys
Design
Mercedes-Benz Unveils a Sleek and Shiny Self-Driving Car
Animals
The Secret to a Longer Life May Be Found in Whale DNA
Science
Monarch Butterflies May Become an Endangered Species in 2015
Food
Introducing 2015's New Girl Scout Cookie Varieties
Science
10 Award-Winning Microscope Images That Turn Science Into Art
Space
NASA Can See Your Holiday Lights From Space
Fun
This Might Be the Coolest Puzzle Ever
List
19 Things You Might Not Know About 'Peter Pan' the Musical
Fun
The Naughtiest (and Nicest) Names for Boys and Girls in 2014
History
DNA Evidence Casts Doubt on Richard III's Claim to the Throne
History
Dr. Watson’s 1962 Nobel Prize Could Be Yours...
List
How Much Are These 11 'Price Is Right' Showcases Worth Today?
List
10 Crazy (and Some Not-So-Crazy) 'Serial' Theories
List
7 Tricks for Enhancing Your Entertainment Experiences As You Travel
History
7 Strange Historical Fashion Trends
Fun
Cookie Monster Makes a Pretty Convincing Harry Potter
Books
J.K. Rowling Will Release a New Harry Potter Story This Halloween
History
Scientists Reveal the Real Face of King Tut
List
'Rainbow Brite' and 9 Other '80s Cartoon Reboots
Food
What Really Goes Into a McDonald’s Burger Patty
List
15 Things You Might Not Know About Texas
List
15 Things You Might Not Know About New Hampshire
History
A Brief History of Advanced Placement Exams
Article
The 20 Best Science Images of 2015
Article
Do You Remember These 15 Discontinued Girl Scout Cookies?
Article
11 of the Greatest Pranks of All Time
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