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The Missing Links: Batman's Craziest Covers

Colin Patrick

Countries That Haven't Adopted the Metric System

Alvin Ward

"At this time, only three countries have not adopted the the metric system as their official system of weights and measures."

The 1957 Spaghetti Harvest

Chris Higgins

The Curious Case of the Flying Communist Bears

Matt Soniak

There was something off about some of the bears. They didn’t belong there.

Watch Adorable Cats React to Viral Videos

Hannah Keyser

Cats are often the subject of internet videos, but how do they feel about this representation?

10 of the Internet's Best April Fools' Day Pranks for 2014

Miss Cellania

7 Innovative Ways to Save Money Around the House

How the Owners of All 30 MLB Teams Made Their Money

Nick Greene

Baseball season is finally here, so let's take a look at the people profiting from $16 stadium beers.

10 Events That Actually Happened April 1st

Jens T Carstensen

While today is a good day to be skeptical of any unusual news you hear, do keep in mind that, sometimes, the truth is stranger than pranks.

Why Do We Call Pranks "Practical" Jokes?

Kara Kovalchik

Every year on April Fools Day, you might find yourself the victim of a practical joke or two—the old water over the door trick, maybe, or short sheeting a bed.

Q&A: Mary Roach, Author of Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal

We talked to the author about making gross topics palatable to readers, putting yourself out there for science, and the parts of the alimentary canal that just aren't that interesting.

Morning Cup of Links: April Fools' Day

Miss Cellania

5 Questions: April Foolin'?

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30 Pixar Easter Eggs to Look for Next Time

Stacy Conradt

Sneaky references and inside jokes you may have missed on the first dozen viewings.

Remembering the First Opening Day at Four Iconic Ballparks

Hannah Keyser

Early reviews of Fenway Park, Ebbets Field, Wrigley Field, and Yankee Stadium.