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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.
Travel
Tour the World From Home With This Epic Google Earth Hyperlapse
Books
New York Is Launching a Citywide Book Club
Technology
You Can Now Check Facebook for the Latest Weather Forecasts
Pizza
Domino’s Launches a Wedding Registry for Pizza-Loving Couples
Live Smarter
Inflexible Schedules Can Keep Women From Working—This Job Site Aims to Change That
Words
30 of the New Words Added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Math
Explore the Interconnected World of Mathematics in One Condensed Map
Architecture
A 'Vertical Forest' Is Coming to China
Art
Human Zoetrope? How One Man's Ring of Tattoos Transforms Into an Animation
Weird
This Restaurant Is Located in an Indoor Diving Pool
History
Researchers Rebuild Old Tech to Play Lost Recordings of Holocaust Survivors
Booze
You Can Buy Wine Made From the Queen’s Royal Vineyard
Live Smarter
How Many Hours Will You Need to Work to Afford That Expensive Thing You Want?
Architecture
This Restaurant Is Embedded Into Italy's Dolomites Mountain Range
Live Smarter
Weddings Are Getting Smaller—And More Expensive
Animals
Annie’s Homegrown Is Streaming the First Annual Bunny Bowl
Art
A Hayao Miyazaki-Inspired Art Show Is Coming to San Francisco
History
The Library of Congress Sigmund Freud Collection Is Now Available Online
Fun
Write a Stellar 200-Word Essay and You Could Win a North Carolina Farm
Live Smarter
This Gadget Lets You Check If You Left the Stove On From Your Phone
List
11 Sweet Facts About Cadbury
Live Smarter
How Does Your State Stack Up in This Year's Well-Being Rankings?
Video Games
A Hidden Coin in 'Donkey Kong 64' Went Undetected for 17 Years
Food
Kit Kat Sushi Is Coming to Japan
Art
You Can Now Wear the Eyes of Famous Portraits As You Sleep
Food
8 Over-The-Top Hot Chocolates to Try
Design
IKEA to Roll Out Hackable Furniture in 2018
Technology
Robot-Staffed Coffee Shop Opens in San Francisco
History
Today's Google Doodle Honors Civil Rights Hero Fred Korematsu
Architecture
New Exhibit Highlights the Work of Black Architects
Art
This Museum Wants to Match You With Your Ancient Statue Doppelgänger
Food
It’s Official: Ben & Jerry’s Bourbon Ice Cream Is Coming to Stores
Live Smarter
Google Maps Now Lets You See How Busy Places Are in Real Time
Live Smarter
11 Timeless Entertaining Tips From ‘Joy of Cooking’
Museums
A Linguistics Museum Is Coming to Washington D.C.
Music
Data-Driven Duet Charts Lennon and McCartney’s Tumultuous Relationship
Afternoon Map
Map Plots the Fastest Route to America’s Michelin-Starred Restaurants
Art
An Exhibition of Retro Screensavers Opens in the Netherlands
Music
This Website Makes Music Suggestions Based on Album Color
Museums
New Museum Wants to Recreate Sailing—and Sinking—on the Titanic
Live Smarter
Android Users Can Now Store Their Netflix Downloads on SD Cards
Science
We May Be Able to Make Plastic Sustainable Using Pine Needle Waste
Travel
Australia Hopes to Replace Passports With Face and Fingerprint Scans by 2020
List
9 Colorful Facts About Goldfish
Sports
The NFL is Making This Year’s Pro Bowl Autism-Friendly
Movies
How Foley Artists Use Food to Make Sound Effects
Space
Scientists Want to Brew Beer on the Moon
Art
New Exhibition Highlights the Fashion of Georgia O’Keeffe
List
7 Food and Drink Hacks Based on Math and Science
Museums
The Met Opens Early for High Culture Fitness Classes
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