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Which City Has the Tastiest Tap Water?

Alex Palmer

For 25 years, hydration enthusiasts have gathered at the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting to figure out which tap water is tops.

Neil deGrasse Tyson on Why You Should Never Say, "I Will Never Use This"

Rebecca OConnell

You might not see those math and science problems ever again—but that's no reason not to learn them.

A Crowdfunded 'Music For Cats' Album Is On the Way

Andrew LaSane

Music composed expressly for felines and verified by science.

The Missing Links: 10 Brain Myths

Colin Patrick

A Wooden Bench That Molds to Your Body When You Sit on It

Kirstin Fawcett

It looks like wood, but it feels like upholstery.

NASA's Unpaid $400 Littering Ticket For Skylab Debris in Australia

Nick Greene

Pick up your litter—we only have one Earth.

25 Things You Should Know About Dallas

Jenni Miller

2. Without Dallas, we wouldn't have the Slurpee.

Celebrate Your Next Holiday With a Meat Cake

Rebecca OConnell

Make cake the main course.

Nirvana Fans Can Now Bid on a Lock of Kurt Cobain's Hair

Rebecca OConnell

Perfect to put inside your heart-shaped box.

Participate in an International Pop Culture Scavenger Hunt This Week

Anna Green

To celebrate the release of his third book, artist Scott Campbell has launched a week long international scavenger hunt to find his artwork.

Scanned Images of Seasonal Produce Transformed Into Works of Art

Michele Debczak

This colorful photo series will inspire you to eat seasonal.

Japanese Fishermen Find Giant Squid Babies

Kate Horowitz

They didn’t know what they had until a squid scientist confirmed the species.

Amazon Opens Its First Physical Bookstore Today

Rebecca OConnell

Amazon is going old-fashioned.

10 Directors Who Turned Down 'Star Wars'

Rudie Obias

David Lynch, Steven Spielberg, and Guillermo del Toro are among the noted directors who dared to tell Darth Vader "no."

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