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Skip the Spa: Take Your Mud Bath at the World Bog Snorkeling Championships

Kirstin Fawcett

The bizarre annual sports tournament recently celebrated its 30th birthday.

New Rooftop Mural in Norway May Be the Largest in the World

Kirstin Fawcett

At 226,0040 square feet, "Lilith & Olaf" might beat out the Pueblo Levee Project as the world's largest mural.

How the Owners of All 32 NFL Teams Made Their Money

Nick Greene

Here's how someone—or, in many cases, someone's parents or grandparents—becomes wealthy enough to buy an NFL franchise.

The New Night's Watch: Alaskans Can Check Bat Detectors Out of the Library

Shaunacy Ferro

The state is allowing citizen scientists to monitor bat populations via their local library.

Amazing Discovery: We Have a New Human Relative

Jen Pinkowski

Scientists have unearthed the largest cache of a single species of hominins ever discovered in Africa.

18 So Cool Facts About 'True Romance'

Roger Cormier

After being ignored by moviegoers and hated on by Bob Dole, Quentin Tarantino's first writing effort is now considered a contemporary classic.

Why Do I Get Bruises?

Jen Pinkowski

Next up in our Why series for curious kids!

How Filmmakers Choose Aspect Ratios in Movies

Anna Green

Aspect ratios are often ignored, but they're an important part of how we experience movies

Stephen Colbert and Elon Musk Talk Tesla, Nuking Mars, and Supervillainy

Janet Burns

10 Dangerous Toys from Decades Past (and the Commercials That Sold Them)

Kara Kovalchik

Nothing says “fun” like a cerebral hemorrhage.

The Missing Links: Even Gorillas Love Smartphones

Colin Patrick

Dog Sets World Record For Most Balls Caught With Paws

Rebecca OConnell

This is the cutest display of athleticism you'll see today.

The Most Popular Books in Public Libraries Across the Country

Caitlin Schneider

Two of this year's bestselling novels dominate in cities across the country.

Now You Can Experience Beethoven’s Music in Virtual Reality

Anna Green

The Los Angeles Philharmonic is using technology to make classical music more accessible.

Answer These 30 General Knowledge Questions