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4 Artists Who Bring 3D Paintings to Life

Mia Nakaji Monnier

These 4 artists go beyond simple two-point perspective to create three-dimensional effects with resin.

4 Healthy Reasons to Sleep on Your Side

Jen Karetnick

Curl up on your side and use pillows keep your spine aligned.

The Faces Behind 7 Famous Voices

Stacy Conradt

These actors preferred to be heard, not seen.

What Is Legionnaires' Disease?

Monica Beyer

The disease got its name after a 1976 outbreak among attendees of an American Legion conference.

The 1990s Video Game Console That Was Way Ahead Of Its Time

Mental Floss UK

We all could have all been playing on a Taito WoWoW.

16 Little Words and Phrases for Describing Small Amounts

Mark Peters

When we’re looking to describe an amount that’s teensy-weensy, the words aren’t precise, but they are folksy and charming.

10 Cheertastic Terms from 'Bring It On'

Angela Tung

Ready? OK! Bring It On cheered into theaters 15 years ago this month.

Hypnotic Model Trains Spiral Onward

Chris Higgins

Are you relaxed yet?

WWI Centennial: A Defeat Foretold

Erik Sass

Entire Movies Compressed Into Colorful Barcodes

Caitlin Schneider

It's a way of viewing your favorite films like never before.

5 Delicious Nutella-Based Dessert Hacks

Erin McCarthy

Need to satisfy your sweet tooth? Look no further than Peggy Wang’s new book, Dessert & Booze Hacks, which provides 75 recipes that are as easy as they are delicious (which is to say: very).

Reality-Bending Timelapses of Cities in Tilt-Shift

Shaunacy Ferro

Spoonfilm's series "Little Big World" makes cities look like adorable dollhouse worlds.

The Sound of Running Water Puts Beavers in the Mood to Build

Michele Debczak

This one weird trick can help you exploit a beaver's natural instincts.

Building a Puking Robot—For Science

Erin McCarthy

Norovirus infects as many as 21 million people each year—and scientists are building vomiting machines to figure out how it spreads.

15 Atomic Truths About 'Repo Man'

Dante A Ciampaglia

Alex Cox’s cult classic was almost too weird to live, but too great to die.

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