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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North Face’s New Parka Is Made From Synthetic Spider Silk
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Organize Your Knives With Magnetic Stickers
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This App Weighs Produce on Your iPhone
This 'Tractor Beam’ Can Move Objects With Sound
Facebook Will Give Employees the Chance to Use Slower Internet Speeds
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Tokyo’s Bookstore-Themed Hostel to Open in November
This Indiana Road Was Built Around a Gravesite
‘World’s Smallest Stroller’ Collapses to the Size of a Handbag
This Tape Gun Lets You ‘Physically Sketch’ Life-Sized Models
The Plan to Build a Sustainable City From Bamboo
These LED Bulbs Were Made to Resemble Vintage Incandescents
How Many Trees Are on the Planet?
This Cube Is Made From Every Collectible Element on Earth
Watch This Animation of a Star Being Ripped Apart by a Black Hole
Kansas City and Toronto Libraries Exchange Literary Insults on Twitter
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Domino’s Tricked-Out Delivery Car Has a Built-In Oven
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Most Earth-Like Planets Haven’t Been Created Yet, Study Says
Electric Eels Use Their High-Voltage Shocks to Locate Prey
The 26 Most Popular Halloween Costumes by State
This New Feature Deletes Tourists From Photos in Real Time
Now You Can Order Room Service Via Emoji
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Why Are There 60 Seconds in a Minute, 60 Minutes in an Hour but 24 Hours in a Day?
How to Build Your Own Origami Robot
Lyft is Giving Free DeLorean Rides for 'Back to the Future' Day
Genetic Study Suggests Dogs Originated in Central Asia
Tony Hawk Helped Design a Hoverboard, Just in Time for 'Back to the Future' Day
Artist Transforms Her Childhood Home Into a Snarling Monster
MIT Uses LEGO Models to Get People Excited About Urban Planning
This Nigerian Startup is Combatting Food Waste With Solar-Powered Fridges
Explore Panoramic Paintings Using Google Street View Technology
Why Does Light Help Some People Sneeze?
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Get New England Fall Foliage Delivered to Your Door
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