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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Slow Motion Is the Only Way to Appreciate a Chameleon’s Lightning-Fast Tongue
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Astronauts on the ISS to Teach Christa McAuliffe's Lost Science Lessons
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Why Your Phone's Airplane Mode Isn't Just for Flying
29 of the Best Small Cities in America, According to National Geographic
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Fifth Largest Diamond in The World Discovered in Southern Africa
Switzerland Just Made It Illegal to Boil Live Lobsters
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20 Old Hat Styles Due for a Comeback
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Rent an Incredible Harry Potter-Themed Apartment in the City Where the Series Was Born
California Startup Pays Users to Consume Less Energy
6 Tips From Travel Experts for Packing Winter Clothes
Game Boy Will Be the Latest Classic Nintendo Console to Receive an Upgrade
Photo Series Shows Paris, France Alongside Its Chinese Replica
50 of America’s Most Bed Bug-Infested Cities
Climate Change Is Making Nearly All Sea Turtles Born on These Beaches Female
Artist's Boeing 777 Paper Airplane Took a Decade to Build
Why Mickey Mouse Could Soon Be in the Public Domain
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