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The Goblin-Possessed Stove That Was Blamed on a Voice-Throwing Maid

Michele Debczak

"Unconscious ventriloquism" was used to explain one of the most bizarre supernatural cases in history.

4 Fake Grammar Rules You Don't Need to Worry About

Arika Okrent

Some rules are simply passed down from generation to generation, just because.

A Remote Primary School in Scotland is Looking for a New Teacher

Kirstin Fawcett

The catch? There are only five students—and you might need a boat.

How Neil deGrasse Tyson Got James Cameron to Edit 'Titanic'—15 Years Later

Mental Floss UK

When the famed astrophysicist pointed out an error in the Oscar-winning blockbuster, Cameron—ever the perfectionist—took action.

Quench Your Villainous Thirst With Unicorn Tears

Rebecca OConnell

No word yet if this booze will make you immortal.

8 People Who Faked Their Own Deaths

Kathleen Elise

Pseudocide only works if no one figures out your secret.

The Scandalous History of Sex-Ed Movies

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15 Fun Facts About 'Dick and Jane'

Mark Mancini

Once a beloved teaching tool, Dick and Jane was later denounced as dull, counterproductive, and even misogynistic.

The Delicious World of Dim Sum

Foster Kamer the mag

Better know the delicious steamed and fried delicacies of this age-old tradition.

The Legend of Pope Joan

Miss Cellania

If the pope suddenly gave birth to a baby right out in public, he'd certainly become a legend.

Artists and Graphic Designers Remix Everyday Street Signs

Shaunacy Ferro

For the 50th anniversary of Britain's road sign designs, artists and designers came up with new ways to use the familiar objects.

Hue Knew? See the History of Color With This Infographic

Caitlin Schneider

Boiled beetles, arsenic, gemstones, and cow urine are just a few of the things we've used to make the world more colorful.

Bizarrely Beautiful Bus Stops From the Soviet Era

Michele Debczak

Bus stops provided Soviet artists a rare outlet for creative expression.

These Celeb Portraits Show Stars As Shadows of Their Younger Selves

Kirstin Fawcett

Colombian artist Fulvio Obregon drew portraits of famous household names and their youthful doppelgängers.