Kirstin Fawcett

Meet Betty Reid Soskin, the Country's Oldest Park Ranger
Taking Facebook Quizzes Could Put You at Risk for Identity Theft
Live in Idaho? Look Up at the Nation's First Dark Sky Reserve
Death by Lightsaber Would Be a Messy Way to Go
7 Things We Learned From Bob Burns, the TSA's Hilarious Social Media Guru
Look Up! You Could Spot Santa in the Sky Tonight, Courtesy of the International Space Station
Artist Transforms Old Louis Vuitton Bags Into Stunning Star Wars Sculptures
Mapping Tool Tells You How Much Choice You Really Have When It Comes to Internet Service Providers
The Grave of a Heroic War Horse Gets Landmark Protection in England
A Step-by-Step Journey Through Your Body's Digestive System
A New Roller Coaster is Whizzing Through Colorado's Rocky Mountains
How to Perform the Star Wars Theme—On Calculators
Today's Wine Glasses Are Almost Seven Times Larger Than They Were in 1700
11 Gifts For the History Buff
Bleat Along to Classic Holiday Tunes With This Goat Christmas Album
See How Candy Canes Are Made
Why Can Parrots Talk and Other Birds Can't?
Prehistoric Ticks Once Drank Dinosaur Blood, Fossil Evidence Shows
Alaska Got 15 Inches of Snow in 90 Minutes Last Week
Netflix's Most-Binged Shows of 2017, Ranked
New Patient Test Could Suggest Whether Therapy or Meds Will Work Better for Anxiety
Newly Discovered 350-Year-Old Graffiti Shows Sir Isaac Newton's Obsession With Motion Started Early
Don't Have Space For a Christmas Tree? Decorate a Pineapple Instead
3500-Year-Old Mummy Discovered in Forgotten Egyptian Tomb
What's the Difference Between Gophers and Groundhogs?
Want Priority Boarding On Your Alaska Airlines Flight This Holiday Season? Wear an Ugly Christmas Sweater
Custom-Design the Ugly Christmas Sweater of Your Dreams (or Nightmares)
The Most Popular Christmas Candy in Each State, Mapped
What Do You Get the Person Who Has Everything? Perhaps a German Village for Less Than $150,000
New Jersey Is Now Home to the Western Hemisphere's Largest Planetarium
Scientists Find a 245-Million-Year-Old Horseshoe Crab Fossil That Resembles Darth Vader
How Often Is 'Once in a Blue Moon'? Let Neil deGrasse Tyson Explain
Smiling Could Improve Your Athletic Performance—But Your Grins Can't Be Fake
These 12,000-Year-Old Fish Hooks Are the Oldest to Ever Be Discovered in a Grave
The Surprising Link Between Home Alone and Straw Dogs
'Super-Earth' Exoplanet Could Potentially Support Life (And It Also Has a Neighbor)
For the First Time Ever, Rome's Barberini Tomb is Now Open to the Public
Human Activity Has Permanently Altered Earth, for Better or Worse (Mostly Worse)
Vivid Imagery Makes Poetry More Pleasurable, According to Psychologists
Maine Residents Celebrate the Inventor of Modern-Day Earmuffs
The Most Popular Holiday Toys of the Past 35 Years
The U.S. Postal Service Is Making Holiday Dreams Come True, One Letter at a Time
New Pop-Up Museum in Maryland Looks at What It's Like Being a Teen Today
Spelunkers Discover New Caverns in Montréal's Ancient Cave Network
These Are the Top 25 U.S. Cities With the Lowest Cost of Living
Looking For a Job? Here's the Largest Employer in Each State
The Design Philosophy Behind Uncomfortable Subway Benches, Explained
8 Tricks to Help Your Cat and Dog to Get Along
3100 Years Ago, an Elite Family Stashed Their Silver Jewelry in a Beer Jug
11 Savvy Gifts for Your Cat


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