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Goalball: A Sport for Blind and Visually Impaired Athletes

Michele Debczak

Competitors rely on audio cues to play.

Architect Uses 30,000 Post-It Notes as Building Blocks

Rebecca OConnell

Post-its aren't just office supplies anymore.

14 Colorful Facts About ‘Reservoir Dogs’

Eric D Snider

Few debut films have attracted as much controversy and acclaim, or inspired so much discussion about the meaning of “Like a Virgin.”

Researchers Are Developing Pothole-Repairing Drones

Michele Debczak

Drones may one day ease our infrastructure woes.

How a Chicken Farmer and His Dog Helped Save an Island's Penguins

Kirstin Fawcett

In 2006, the birds of Middle Island found a protector in an unlikely canine friend.

Amazing Prosthetic Lets People Walk, Run, and Even Climb More Naturally

Anna Green

Rock climber Hugh Herr had both legs amputated when he was 17—a year later, he was climbing again at the same level.

13 Musings On the Art of Acting From Meryl Streep

Suzanne Raga

With 19 Academy Award nominations and three of the golden statues to her name, there's no one better to speak on the craft.

The Missing Links: Long-Lost Disney Film

Colin Patrick

A long-lost Oswald the Lucky Rabbit film, found.

10 Foods That (Thankfully) Flopped

Men With Beards Are More Sexist, Study Finds

Shaunacy Ferro

There may be a link between growing facial hair and wanting to look traditionally masculine.

NASA Shares Breathtaking Images of the 2014 Antares Rocket Explosion

Andrew LaSane

NASA HQ photographer Joel Kowsky captured amazing shots of the devastating accident.

'Northern Lights' on Mars and Other New Findings About the Red Planet

Jen Pinkowski

Studying Mars' atmosphere can help us to understand how the red planet's water disappeared.

10 Misconceptions About the Ocean

Alvin Ward

No, that's not water spouting out of a whale's blowhole.

National Toy Hall of Fame Reveals its 2015 Inductees

Caitlin Schneider

It was a tight race among those in the toy box.

The Case of the Missing 'Encyclopedia Brown' Movie

Jake Rossen

The boy detective could never quite solve the mystery of why he never got the Harry Potter treatment.

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