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Stanford Unveils Its New Solar-Powered Car

Rebecca OConnell

The car may look silly, but it's built for speed.

Celebrating a 390-Year-Old Bonsai Tree That Survived the Hiroshima Bombing

Yelena Melnichenko

39 years after its arrival at the facility, and on the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing, the tree is being honored.

This App Will Teach You Rhythm

Shaunacy Ferro

It’s also providing researchers with data on how people learn musical skills.

11 Tributes to Cecil the Lion

Miss Cellania

Cecil is gone, but his image lives on in art and other tributes.

The Missing Links: Mark Hamill Signs Great Autographs

Colin Patrick

10 Inventors Who Came to Regret Their Creations

Mental Floss UK

Just because someone's invented something, it doesn't mean that they're happy with the end result.

Plug-In Allows You to Sync Your Netflix For Shared Binging

Shaunacy Ferro

Syncing up your Netflix accounts has never been so easy.

Meet the 7 Designers Behind These Iconic Book Covers

Stacy Conradt

Go ahead and judge these unforgettable covers.

Handy Device Shows Where Patient's Veins Are Located

Rebecca OConnell

Small Details From 'Inside Out' Differ Depending On What Country You See It In

Rebecca OConnell

Certain plot points would get lost in translation.

Buzz Aldrin Had to File an Expense Report For His Trip to the Moon

Shaunacy Ferro

Bureaucracy extends to space.

11 Things You Might Not Know About the Coast Guard

David W Brown

The U.S. Coast Guard has a unique job in the military, with a role in law enforcement and a role in war.

11 Things You Might Not Know About Jack In The Box

Janet Burns

Jack in the Box is the class clown of the fast food industry.

When Vladimir Nabokov Met Dr. Seuss

Caitlin Schneider

When the two writers met at a conference in 1949, it was mutual admiration at first sight.

How Uneducated Butchers and Barbers Became Today’s Skilled Surgeons

Suzanne Raga

Before anesthesia, surgery wasn't considered the work of a licensed medical professional.

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