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This Toothbrushing App Was Reprogrammed to Be Less Addictive

Michele Debczak

The game was so entertaining that parents were having trouble tearing their kids away from it.

15 Mysterious Facts About Owls

Joy Lanzendorfer

Owls are enigmatic birds, by turns mysterious, lovable, or spooky, depending on who you ask.

Feeling Low? A Bibliotherapist Might Be Able To Help

Caitlin Schneider

The healing power of books finally gets some proper terminology.

15 Easy Steps You Can Take To Be Ready for Anything

From losing a wallet to losing power, unpleasant life events tend to occur when we least expect them.

Humans Adapt Their Gait to Walk in the Laziest Way Possible

Shaunacy Ferro

The nervous system helps you walk in a way that expends the least energy possible.

Airbag Jacket for Motorcyclists Knows When to Deploy

Michele Debczak

This could make travel a whole lot safer for riders on two wheels.

15 Cool, Successful Kickstarter Inventions You Can Order For Yourself

April Daley

Believe the hype: These Kickstarter campaigns already won over tens of thousands of investors—and broke a few records along the way. Now, you can also become a fan.

LEGO Nail Art Lets You Flaunt Your Architectural Prowess

Rebecca OConnell

LEGO nails look awesome, but might be a little cumbersome.

The First Words of Famous Songs

Take the quiz!

15 Honey Facts Worth Buzzing About

This National Honey Month, stock up on 15 surprising facts about the honey bee's original all-natural sweetener.

How Movie Studios Make Vancouver Look Like Any City in the World

Shaunacy Ferro

The Canadian city is the third largest town for movie production in North America.

15 Golden Facts About 'Almost Famous'

Garin Pirnia

Fifteen years ago, Billy Crudup was a golden god in Cameron Crowe’s semi-autobiographical ode to rock 'n' roll.

The Answer Starts With 'D'

That's the only hint you're getting.

Where Did the Phrase "Goody Two-Shoes" Come From?

Bess Lovejoy

“Goody Two-Shoes” was a real person—or at least, a real fictional character.

15 Facts About Silly Putty

Kirstin Fawcett

For 65 years, the toy has been enjoyed by children, astronauts, engineers, and artists alike.

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