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World's Oldest Woman Turns 116, Says Bacon Is a Key to Longevity

Yelena Melnichenko

This Is Your Body Over 24 Hours

Alvin Ward

Your body is amazing!

An Underwater Garden for Normal, Above-Ground Plants

Sonia Weiser

This definitely isn't your average greenhouse.

Man Flies Across the Sky in a Lawn Chair Attached To Balloons

Rebecca OConnell

He achieved his dream of flying high—but angered local police in the process.

South Africans Made Paint Out of Milk 49,000 Years Ago

Shaunacy Ferro

Long before cattle were domesticated, people used milk as a paint base.

15 Things You Should Know About Rousseau’s 'Tiger In A Tropical Storm'

Kristy Puchko

Looking at the vibrant and surreal Tiger in a Tropical Storm, it's easy to get lost in its visual tale of a dangerous night in a lush and lively jungle.

Watch the World's Tallest Sand Castle Get Built to an Insane Height

Hayley Harding

What Forrest Gump Said at the Vietnam Protest March

Jennifer M Wood

Ever wonder what it was that Forrest Gump said when his mic was unplugged at the anti-Vietnam War protest? Well, wonder no more ...

Living Root Bridges in India Aren't Built, They're Grown

Hannah Keyser

The Khasis people shape the growth of roots of the Ficus elastica tree, which grows a secondary root system above ground, to create bridges that can stretch up to 100 feet.

Help Map the World’s Auroras With the Aurorasaurus

Shaunacy Ferro

Can you see the aurora? Tweet NASA scientists—they're cataloguing global sightings of the beautiful shimmering light.

8 Things You Might Not Know About Richard Pryor

Colin Patrick

Though he’s one of the world’s most iconic funnymen, Richard Pryor’s personal life was full of tragedy and challenges.

Male Testosterone Can Be Bad for the Economy

Shaunacy Ferro

Increased hormone levels make male stock traders more likely to take risks with their investments, a new study finds.

Sleep in a Sewer Pipe on Your Next Vacation

Rebecca OConnell

If you're looking for novelty in your hotel experience, consider the sewer pipe.

How to Appreciate Batman Comics Like an Expert

U.S.-Issued Provisions Uncovered on Salisbury Plain in England

Hannah Keyser

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