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Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a staff writer for mentalfloss.com. In the past she’s written about cheese and movies, two of her favorite things in life. In her free time she enjoys dogspotting, eating breakfast foods, and reading about alien conspiracy theories on Wikipedia.
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Virtual Reality Game Transports You to the Jurassic Period
China To Develop a Bus That Straddles Traffic
85-Year-Old Graduate Receives Her Associate Degree
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Bunk-Filled Bus Lets Passengers Sleep From San Francisco to LA
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This Robot Designs Structures and Also Carves the Wood to Build Them
Artificial Meteor Shower Proposed for 2020 Olympic Opening Ceremonies
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