Kirstin Fawcett

The Best Ways to Avoid Germs While Flying
A Cold Nose Might Mean You're Working Too Hard, Researchers Say
A Simple Trick For Figuring Out the Day of the Week For Any Given Date
The Prehistoric Bacteria That Helped Create Our Cells Billions of Years Ago
The House From The Money Pit Is For Sale
Art Lovers in England, Rejoice: France's Famous Bayeux Tapestry is Coming to the UK
10 Dramatic Facts About King Lear
What Makes a Cat's Tail Puff Up When It's Scared?
What Pop Culture Gets Wrong About Dissociative Identity Disorder
How to Spot the Convincing New Phishing Scam Targeting Netflix Users
Bill and Melinda Gates Will Repay Nigeria's $76 Million Polio-Fighting Loan
7 Science-Backed Ways to Improve Your Memory
Why Amelia Earhart Is Remembered as One of History's Most Famous Female Pilots
Monthly Internet Costs in Every Country
New Documentary Reveals the Surprising Place the Queen's Crown Jewels Were Hidden During WWII
Mütter Museum Showcases the Victorian Custom of Making Crafts From Human Hair
Learn the Price Tag Hacks That Can Score You Extra Deals at Costco
Scientists Name Just-Discovered Brazilian Cave Spider After Aragog from Harry Potter
This Washing Machine Fits Anywhere—and Takes Just 5 Minutes Per Load
Inside the Kitchen of Thomas Jefferson's Acclaimed—and Enslaved—Chef James Hemings
8 Amazing Things Discovered During the Expansion of the London Underground
Construction Workers Discover World War II–Era German Burial Ground in Estonia
The TSA's Top 10 Strangest Finds of 2017
Declared Dead, Spanish Prisoner Wakes Up in Morgue Just Before His Autopsy 
It Just Snowed In the Sahara Desert
Why Your Radiator is So Loud, According to Science
Watch These Surfers Crush Nantucket's 'Slurpee' Waves
Handy Chart Tells You When it's Too Cold to Walk Your Dog
Scientists Are Using an Ancient Egyptian Pigment to Create New Technologies 
Coming to New York in 2018: A Floating Glass Museum
How to Tell Whether You Have a Cold or the Flu
Wild Boars Are a Threat to One of France's Stinkiest Cheeses
The Ozone Layer Is Healing, Thanks to an International Ban on Harmful Man-Made Chemicals
Nervous About Flying? These Are the World's 20 Safest Airlines
11,500-Year-Old Skeleton Reveals an Unknown Group of Ancient Migrants to the Americas
Excessive Gaming Might Soon Be Recognized as an Official Disorder
Scientists May Have Finally Figured Out Why Fiber is So Good For Us 
Space Dust, Not an Alien Megastructure, Is to Blame for Star's Bizarre Behavior
Why It's So Hard to Keep New Year's Resolutions (and What You Can Do to Stay Motivated)
A Colorful History of The Prison Mirror, America's Oldest Continuously Operated Prison Newspaper
The 18 Best Films Of The 21st Century, According to Rotten Tomatoes
The Most Googled Topic In Each State in 2017
Watch an Army of Ants Use Teamwork to Take Down a Millipede
Drone Photographer Captures Stunning Aerial Shots of a Shrinking Dead Sea
The Science Behind Why Migrating Birds Fly in Zigzag Patterns
Want to Recycle Your Christmas Tree? Feed It to an Elephant
The Chinese City That Makes More Than Half of the World's Christmas Accessories
These Were the Highest and Lowest Paying Jobs of 2017
Wreck of Australian World War I Submarine Found After 103 Years
The Fascinating History Behind Why Jewish Families Eat Chinese Food on Christmas


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