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3D Bone Marrow Model Made from Biosilk Generates Blood Platelets

Jordan Rosenfeld

The implications are enormous for people who suffer from platelet diseases or who are undergoing chemotherapy.

Courting Disaster: 24 Ridiculous Lawsuits

Alvin Ward

This week, John Green talks about the time someone sued Subway because their "footlong" sandwich didn't measure up (plus 23 more absurd suits).

15 Delectable Table Manners From History

the mag

A time traveler's guide to mealtime etiquette .

The Missing Links: The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Colin Patrick

Name the States That Start With 'N'

Take the quiz!

In Paris, Eclairs Are Works of Art

Rebecca OConnell

Pretty sweet, non?

Decorative Gourds Get Weirder Every Year

Anna Green

Why are decorative gourds so weird looking?

13 Not-So-Depressing Facts About 'A Farewell to Arms'

Jeff Wells

Such as, he had some choice words when F. Scott Fitzgerald offered him notes on a draft.

You Can Now Purchase an Enhanced Edition of Your Favorite 'Harry Potter' Novel in the iBooks Store

Kirstin Fawcett

The books boast special new features, and can be read on an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac.

Hasbro Unveils New ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Black Series Figures

Andrew LaSane

There's a disturbance in the force ...

The Mysterious Deaths of 9 Soviet Hikers in 1959

Bess Lovejoy

In February 1959, a group of students went on a camping expedition in the Ural mountains. They never returned.

The Original Viral Cat Photographer

Lauren Hansen The Week

Way before the Lil' Bubs and the Grumpy Cats of the world came along, Walter Chandoha was capturing adorable cats.

Grave Sightings: Calamity Jane

Stacy Conradt

The legend's final resting place may have been a prank on her fellow gunslinger, Wild Bill Hickok.

16 Geeky Coasters to Keep Your Coffee Table Safe

Alvin Ward

Avoid unsightly ring stains on your coffee table with this delightful selection of coasters.

Architect Creates a Living, Breathing Wall Full of Frogs

Kate Horowitz

The ecosystem encased in a glass wall gives off air, light, and weirdness.