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Morning Cup of Links: Screaming Mummies

Miss Cellania

10 Excruciating Medical Treatments from the Middle Ages. You'd have to be pretty desperate, or near death, to submit to any of these.

The 5pm Quiz: State Flag Swatches

Sandy and Kara

Here are some rough-edged sections (of equal size) cut out of 10 of our nation's 50 state flags. Type the matching number in the blanks next to the state names. Good luck!

Legend of Zelda Theme Played by Tesla Coils

Chris Higgins

Here's an intensely nerdy video to kickstart your week!

Fried Lettuce, Slug Entrails and Other Insomnia Cures

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Today's insomnia cures are slightly more scientific than the back in the day.

Results Not Typical: Celebrity Secrets Behind the Advertised Weight Loss

Kara Kovalchik

The Federal Trade Commission is currently reviewing new guidelines for product endorsements. Their major beef?

How Did You Know?

David K. Israel

Play for your chance to WIN a $100 shopping spree in our store! If you missed any of last week's challenges, you can find them here: Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4. The final puzzle will be poste

Why Don't School Buses Have Seat Belts?

Ethan Trex


Genius on Tape!

Mangesh Hattikudur

Neatorama published these gorgeous art pieces last week, and I couldn't help but republish them here.

8 Cracking Facts About Wallace & Gromit (and an exhibit you have to check out!)

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Wallace and Gromit are national heroes in the U.K.

What Is Catnip & Why Are Cats Crazy For It?

Matt Soniak

Your cat probably knows it as Catnip or Catmint.

Timelapse Garden Video Camera

Miss Cellania

I am planning a major home renovation this year. I would like to make a time-lapse video of the process.

Brain Game: Legal Twice Over

Your intrepid Brain Games composer turned 42 years old on Sunday. You Douglas Adams fans tell me - does that mean I should understand the meaning of life, the universe, and everything?

Morning Cup of Links: Hyperopia

Miss Cellania

The idea that having children will make you happy is an illusion. However, the pursuit of happiness is not the only reason we reproduce. (via Metafilter) * The manliest way to love cats.

Where Did The Easter Bunny Come From?

Matt Soniak

Most Popular: M.C. Escher

Andréa Fernandes