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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How to Cook Fried Chicken in the 18th Century
Physicists Use Electric Fields to Make Lower-Fat Chocolate
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Taiwanese Pet Salon Shaves Unique Designs Into Four-Legged Clients
Making Art Can Relieve Stress at Any Skill Level
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8 Ways to Refresh During Your Lunch Break
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Bark & Co's 'Pup-Up' Shop Lets Dogs Shop for Themselves
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Cut Down On Waste With These Edible, Flavored Drinking Cups
10 Podcasts That Will Make You Feel Smarter
This 3D-Printed, Driverless Bus Is Now Giving Test Rides
9 Best Artisan Cheesemakers in the U.S.
Here Are the Most Walkable Cities in the U.S.
This Baker Makes Bread With Adorable Art Hidden Inside
Barbie's Latest Title Is Game Developer
Researchers Study Using Magnets to Clean Up Oil Spills
A $6 Bottle of Wine Just Won Big at an International Competition
9 'Harry Potter' Collector's Items That Sold for Small Fortunes
'Whistling' Bullets Uncovered From Ancient Roman Battlefield
Watch an Artist Replicate 'The Starry Night' by Swirling Paint on Water
Replace Your Smartphone With This Smart Pocket Watch
NYC Startup Wants to Turn Empty Restaurants Into Work Environments
'Weird Al' Is Releasing an Accordion-Shaped Box Set
Life-Sized Sistine Chapel Replica Opens in Mexico City
National Park Graffiti Artist Pleads Guilty
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Augmented Reality Allows Anyone to Master a Rubik's Cube
You Can Now Buy a Scaled-Down Monolith From '2001: A Space Odyssey'
Finger-Pricking Robot Was Designed to Inflict Pain
An 'American Ninja Warrior' Recreation Park Is Coming to South Korea
Los Angeles Is Getting Its First Permanent Cat Cafe
Playing the World's Smallest Violin Is Now Possible
3D-Printed Weather Stations Provide Affordable Forecasts in Developing Countries
Dialing These Codes Enables Hidden iPhone Settings
Tech Company Demos a Phone That Bends Around Your Wrist
Build Your Own Virtual Reality Setting With This New Software
'Minecraft' Releases an Educational Edition for Classrooms
How to Turn a Battery Into a Homemade Electric Train
South Korea Tested Alarms That Help Pregnant Train Passengers Find Seats
Use This Calculator to Determine the True Cost of Homeownership
Turkey Sank an Airbus to Create an Artificial Reef—and Draw Tourists
This Digital Library Contains 1000 National Park Maps
These Comical Waste Bins Make Tossing Trash Nearly Impossible
Barbie Enters the Final Frontier With New 'Star Trek' Collection
Santiago's Metro Will Soon Get Most of Its Power From the Sun
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