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The Time Ben Franklin and John Adams Shared a Bed

Matt Soniak

Even founding fathers had to bunk with one another on occasion.

10 Trails Every Passionate Hiker Must Trek

Lace up your boots and grab your walking stick. It’s time to climb!

Jelly Belly Flavor or Yankee Candle Scent?

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Just because it smells delicious doesn't mean that you should eat it. Can you tell whether these delicious-sounding choices are Jelly Belly jelly bean flavors or Yankee Candle scents?

5 Questions: Peter O'Toole

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World War I Centennial: British Back Russians on von Sanders

Erik Sass

Weekend Links: The Thermodynamics of Coffee and Cream

Roma Panganiban

Disney on Ice: The Truth About Walt Disney and Cryogenics

Stacy Conradt

Forty-seven years ago today, the world lost a visionary when Walt Disney passed away at the age of 65.

How Photographers Make Timelapse Videos

Chris Higgins

12 Things You Might Not Know About "The Twelve Days of Christmas"

Dakota Morrison

Pipers piping? Geese-a-laying? Five goool-den rings? What is this song all about?

Weekend Links: Coding with Bill

Roma Panganiban

Name the Last 30 Heisman Trophy Winners

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Win the Heisman Trophy and people will always remember your name, right? How many of the previous 30 Heisman winners (1983-2012) can you name in six minutes?

Notes: You just need to enter last names. We're counting the guy who gave back his trophy. And you spell Wuerffel just like that.

The Historical Gift Guide: 15 of the Greatest Gifts in the History of Presents

Stacy Conradt

Perhaps something in our Historical Gift Guide will sound like the perfect present for the person in your life who has everything—everything except a 69-carat diamond, an eagle made of beer can tabs,

Making the "Twin Peaks" Love Theme

Chris Higgins

5 Historical Attempts to Ban Coffee

Emmy Blotnick

Coffee may seem harmless, but its historical rap sheet is a mile long.

The Missing Links: 2013's Misheard Song Lyrics

Colin Patrick

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