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Will We All Speak Emoji Language in a Couple Years?

Gretchen McCulloch

7 Surprisingly Huge Moments in the History of Baby Food

Jillian Lucas

It took more than fruits and veggies to create that jar of apple-carrot puree—the development of baby food required a century and a half of innovation. Open up for the airplane!

This App Takes the Guesswork Out of Making Playlists

Rebecca OConnell

Hyperrealistic Body Paint Looks Like a Real Life Chameleon

Hannah Keyser

How a Burger Joint Almost Ruined Richard Nixon

Stacy Conradt

10 Aspects of Old Telephones That Might Confuse Younger Readers

Kara Kovalchik

What other aspects of old-school telephony would stump younger readers?

WWI Centennial: Armenian Persecution Mounts

Erik Sass

Researchers Say Mold Might Make You See Ghosts

Jessica Hullinger

Shane Rogers will spend this summer touring some of New York’s most haunted buildings. But it’s not ghosts he’s looking for.

15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About 'Animal House'

Sean Hutchinson

The 4 Most Likely Places to Find Life Outside Earth

William Herkewitz

Each year new scientific discoveries make our very own Solar System look soggier, more hospitable, and more ripe for it.

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

This week's new comics: Jupiter's Legacy, Jupiter's Circle, Rebels and Convergence

11 Facts About 'To Kill A Mockingbird'

Joy Lanzendorfer

19 Outstanding Outdoor Ads

Andréa Fernandes Mario Marsicano

While a lot of outdoor ads are annoying, some are really well done.

Name the Countries That Are Only 5 Letters Long

Who Really Wrote the 'Little House' Books?

Stacy Conradt

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