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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.
A Visual Guide to Eating Sushi in Japan
See How Yearbook Photos Have Evolved Over the Past Century
Mars Could One Day Have a Ring Like Saturn
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11 Brilliant Gifts for the Dog Lover in Your Life
10 Chemistry Cooking Hacks From an Award-Winning Teacher (and Foodie)
Why Is U.S. Currency Green?
Watch This Teenager Set the New Rubik's Cube Speed Record
A Hoodie Designed for Ultimate Relaxation (or a Panic Attack)
What Astronauts Are Grateful for This Thanksgiving
This 2000-Pound Sculpture Can Be Moved With a Fingertip
Watch 100 Years of American Dinners in Three Minutes
10 Photography Firsts
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These Are the Most Popular Emojis People Use When Tweeting About TV
Here's How Daylight Saving Time Affects Your Part of the Country
This Nursing Home’s Retro Rooms Help Dementia Patients Remember the Past
Experience Two Months on an Icebreaker Boat in Five Minutes
Cloud of Birds Startled by Earthquake Shows up on National Weather Service Radar
Artist Creates Giant Mural By Walking in the Snow
According to Doctors, Being Overweight Offers Health Benefits
How San Francisco Is Using Lasers as an Urban Planning Tool
Astronomers Are Watching a Planet Form for the First Time
Turn Your Phone Into a Night Light With This Tiny Clip-On Lampshade
The Science Behind Why Airplane Wings Wobble in Turbulence
Why This Scientist Thinks Humans Won’t Go Farther Than Mars
LED Implants Could Help Relieve Pain
Chef Ryan Conklin Is Elevating the Art of Hospital Food
Silence Snoring With This High-Tech Nose Patch
Half of the World’s Natural History Specimens Might Be Labeled Wrong
Milwaukee Man Confuses Travelers with ‘Welcome to Cleveland' Sign on His Roof
Install a Living Beehive in Your Home
Trick Your Brain Into Seeing This Black-and-White Photo In Color
Former Firefighter Receives the Most Extensive Face Transplant in History
Watch as 'WTF' Space Debris Makes a Fiery Re-entry Into Earth's Atmosphere
Dubai is Equipping Their First Responders With Jetpacks
What’s Actually Used as Dirt on Rooftop Farms
This Clingy Strapless Bra Works Like a Gecko's Foot
15 Elaborate Pop Culture–Themed Hotel Rooms
This Is What the Internet Looks Like
25 Peachy Facts About Georgia
Water on Earth Can Be Traced Back to Our Planet's Creation
Behold the Glory of Laser-Cooked Bacon
In the Future, Sewage Samples Could Be Used to Prevent the Next Viral Outbreak
Check Out the Winners of Google's Driverless Car Design Contest
Watch What Happens to Magnetic Objects Inside an MRI Machine
This Tool Lets You Search the Internet by Font
This Photo-Recognition Tool Analyzes Your Emotions
Playgrounds for Seniors Are Gaining Popularity in America
This Cat-Friendly Furniture Can Be Arranged Like 'Tetris' Blocks
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