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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Life-Sized Sistine Chapel Replica Opens in Mexico City
National Park Graffiti Artist Pleads Guilty
This Blind Bird Expert Can Identify 3000 Distinct Calls
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
The Best and Worst State Economies in America
An Interactive Wall at Google Is Made From Thousands of Arcade Buttons
Paper Craft Kit Lets You Recreate the World of Spirited Away
Here Are the Best Sunscreens According to Consumer Reports
Diamond-Shaped Intersections Prevent Crashes by Cutting Out Left Turns
Nivea Built a Waterslide That Applies Sunscreen as You Ride It
Hikers Discover 1000-Year-Old Stone Carvings on a Caribbean Island
Girls Are Given Less Allowance Than Their Male Peers
Archaeologists Dig Up 200-Year-Old Canal Barge in England
Girl Receives an American Girl Doll With a Prosthetic to Match Her Own
Dessert Kebabs Are The Latest Culinary Craze to Hit Australia
Store Window Stickers Show Paris's Homeless Where to Find Help
Official Prop Replicas From 'The Force Awakens' Can Now Be Yours
The Ancient Japanese Log-Riding Tradition Is Not For the Faint of Heart
Fake Food Bookmarks That Look Good Enough to Eat
Adult-Sized Stroller Lets Parents Strap In for a Test Ride
The Income It Takes to Live Comfortably in Five Major Cities
Artist Makes Plush Toys That Are Unconventionally Adorable
Join the Internet in Bursting a Balloon Over Live Video
VR Game Lets You Channel Your Cat's Destructive Behavior
'Classic' Record Cabinet Doubles as a Whiskey Bar
Ingenious Tinkerers Create Real-Life Version of 'Pong'
This Room-Sharing Service Wants to Be Airbnb for Older Travelers
An Intercontinental Internet Cable Will Cut Through the Arctic
Which State Has the Most Medical Malpractice Suits?
National Parks Are More Popular Than Ever
Snake Fireworks Aren't Disappointing if They're Gigantic
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