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The Palace Built By a Postman, Using Stones From His Route

Mental Floss UK

Ferdinand Cheval spent 33 years single-handedly building his dream palace—and he did it by collecting rocks as he delivered the mail.

Drop Everything and Go Watch Plants Grow from This Cabin on Stilts

Shaunacy Ferro

Wild Thing, a cabin designed by Latvian architecture students, is an outlook over a meadow in the process of becoming wild again.

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Peter Sellers

Bill DeMain

A few surprising facts about the iconic actor on what would have been his 90th birthday.

Why do Americans say ‘Uh’ and ‘Um’ and British People Say ‘Er’ and ‘Erm’?

Arika Okrent

British people do not read 'er' and 'erm' in the way that Americans would read those words.

This App from NASA Gives a Virtual Tour of 1000 Exoplanets

Michele Debczak

Explore the galaxy from the safety of your sofa

7 People Injured by Pizza

Jake Rossen

Behold: The tragic consequences of a pie falling into the wrong hands.

Boars Caught Washing Their Food

Matt Soniak

It may be time to rethink the insult “eat like a pig.” Researchers have found that boars aren’t total slobs at dinner and will take the time to wash their food before chowing down.

This Tokyo Book Store Only Carries One Book at a Time

Shaunacy Ferro

Morioka Shoten takes curation to the extreme.

8 Brands with Punctuation Problems

Arika Okrent

Punctuation can be a headache, even when it's just inside a name. Here are eight brand names with problems caused by those important little marks.

Humanoid Robot Thinks Taking Over The World Isn’t Worth the Effort

Anna Green

Advanced social robot Bina48 sometimes feels like a "living puppet"

5 Questions: It's a Living

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Gorgeous Double Exposure Animal Portraits You'll Want for Your Wall

Erin McCarthy

Want to Live Like a Caveman? The Flintstones House Is up for Sale

Kirstin Fawcett

The three-bedroom residence recently hit the market for $4.2 million.

150 Hidden Pixar Easter Eggs

Rebecca OConnell

Luxo balls are everywhere.