Kirstin Fawcett

Why Do Female Spotted Hyenas Give Birth Through Their Pseudo-Penises?
See (Probably) the World's Heaviest Squash in All Its Glory
Switzerland Flushes $1.8 Million in Gold Down the Sewer Every Year
8 Awesome Halloween Displays From Around the Country
How a Makeshift Bicycle Saved Curious George From the Nazis
6 Ways Technology Can Help Mental Health Disorders
Watch a School of Humpback Whales 'Fish' Using Nets Made of Bubbles 
The Tiny, Pretty Diamond Spider Isn't Extinct After All
Experts Still Don't Understand Stockholm Syndrome. Here's Why
In 1909, a Door-to-Door Catnip Salesman Incited a Riot in New York
For $666, You Can Spend Halloween Eve in a Recreated Alcatraz Jail Cell 
How Many Hours You Need to Work to Pay Rent in Each State
How to Turn a Pineapple Into a Halloween 'Pumpkin'
Doctors Didn't Actually Wear Beaked Masks During the Black Plague
Handy Hot Sauce Chart Lets You Know When 'Hot' Is 'Too Hot'
Caring for a Sick Animal Can Lead to Anxiety and Depression, Study Finds
6 Famous Figures, Past and Present, Who Claimed to Have Encountered Ghosts
6 Famous Figures, Past and Present, Who Claimed to Have Encountered Ghosts
Of Buckeyes and Butternuts: 29 States with Weird Nicknames for Their Residents
Divers in Michigan Discover 93-Year-Old Shipwreck at the Bottom of Lake Huron
For the First Time in 40 Years, Rome's Colosseum Will Open Its Top Floor to the Public
26 Fun Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Libraries
For Sale at Costco: A 1-Year Emergency Food Kit with a $1K Price Tag
6 Pioneering Facts About Mary Leakey
Just Discovered: Ernest Hemingway's Earliest Known Short Story, Written at Age 10
Why You Should Never Flush Dental Floss Down the Toilet
Take a Virtual Peek Inside Denmark's New LEGO House
Feeling Antisocial? Your Immune System Might Be to Blame
Archaeologists in Boston May Have Unearthed Paul Revere's Bathroom
Why You Should Sing 'Happy Birthday’—Twice—While Washing Your Hands
Scientists Find Two New Species of Deadly 'Bird-Catcher' Trees
Cape Town Is Now Home to Africa's Largest Contemporary Art Museum
A Simple Way to Prevent Bed Bugs: Do Your Laundry While on Vacation
There's a Reason Why It Smells Extra Gross If You Fart in the Shower
A Pair of New Museums Will Honor Fashion Icon Yves Saint Laurent
Egyptian Priests Buried These Sacred Statues of Gods More Than 2000 Years Ago
The T. Rex Fossil That Caused a Scientific Controversy
Central Park Could Someday Be Home to the World's Tallest Wooden Tower
Beware of This New Phishing Scam Targeting Netflix Customers
Inside Crumbs & Whiskers, the Bicoastal Cat Cafe That's Saving Kitties' Lives
The Delicious Chemistry of Sushi
Fans of The Office, Rejoice: A Dunder Mifflin LEGO Set Could Someday Become a Reality
'Ship Graveyard' Discovered in the Black Sea Provides New Insights into Maritime History
Australian Charity Releases Album of Cat-Themed Ballads to Promote Feline Welfare
Here's What You Need to Know Before Getting Inked or Pierced, According to Doctors
Microscopic Videos Provide a Rare Close-Up Glimpse of the Natural World
Brush Up on Your Film Trivia With This Website Dedicated to First and Last Lines From Popular Movies
London's Sewer-Blocking 'Fatbergs' Are Going to Be Turned Into Biodiesel
Who Was Chuck Taylor?
Watch Craftsmen Shape Gobs of Molten Glass into Colorful Marbles


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