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Math Square #238

Skeletons, Ghosts, and the Undead

Skeletons, Ghosts, and the Undead

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Watch Daniel Radcliffe Rap "Alphabet Aerobics"

Erin McCarthy

10 Words With Spooky Etymologies

Paul Anthony Jones

The Weird Physics of H.P. Lovecraft’s "Corpse-City," R’lyeh

Matt Soniak

Benjamin Tippett's playful paper is a lot of fun and reads like a mashup of a standard science paper and one of Lovecraft’s own stories.

11 Mountains on the Ultimate American Autumn-Hike Tour

Looking for a place to get some fresh air and enjoy the fall foliage? Set a course for one of these can’t-miss mountains.

15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About 'Saw III'

Sean Hutchinson

Bubble Tricks That Look Like Magic

Alvin Ward

You Could Own This Idyllic (But Haunted) Ghost Town

Erin McCarthy

8 Very Short-Lived TV Channels

Roger Cormier

Sometimes networks grow right in front of your eyes, filling you with pride as they start winning Emmy awards. Others disappear in the blink of an eye.

The Missing Links: The Most Influential Candy Bars of All Time

Colin Patrick

Is It Possible to Ride the Entire New York Subway System in a Single Day?

Nick Greene

During a recent commute into work, I was staring at a transit map so as to avoid eye contact with my fellow passengers when a simple question popped into my head.

10 Things You Might Not Know About J.R.R. Tolkien

Brian Gottesman

There are plenty of things even the most ardent fans don't know about John Ronald Reuel Tolkien.

14 Fascinating Facts About Foxes

Joy Lanzendorfer

Foxes live on every continent except Antarctica and thrive in cities, towns, and rural settings. But despite being all around us, they’re a bit of a mystery.

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Painting with Fire

Chris Higgins

11 Can't-Miss Stops on a Tour of America's Hidden Architecture Gems

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