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Judge Rules That the Snuggie Is a Blanket, Not a Garment

Kirstin Fawcett

An age-old debate has been settled.

7 Songs That Aren't Quite as Romantic as They Sound

Mental Floss UK

A quick reminder to listen to the lyrics before choosing "your song."

How Does Wireless Charging Work—And Is It Safe?

Mental Floss UK

A century-old bit of technology may solve our charging woes.

Starbucks is Bringing Ice Cream to More Than 100 Locations in the U.S.

Michele Debczak

You'll soon be able to order a scoop of ice cream to cool down your coffee.

Fall in Love With Amazon's Valentine's Day Deals

Smart Shopping Team

From the Smart Shopping Team...

Geoglyphs Are Evidence of Ancient Farming in the Rainforest

Kate Horowitz

Archaeologists say the builders of ancient earthworks were farming and logging the rainforest for millennia before Europeans arrived.

20 Powerful Quotes From Frederick Douglass

Jennifer M Wood

"If there is no struggle, there is no progress."

The Early 2000s-Era Nokia 3310 May Be Returning to Stores

Michele Debczak

At $63, it will cost a lot less than a smartphone.

8 Architectural Wonders Built in the Name of Love

Luke Bather

Because sometimes flowers and a box of chocolates don’t quite cut it.

Send That Special Bibliophile a Valentine’s Day Message

Jennifer M Wood

The New York Public Library wants to play matchmaker for book lovers.

Photographer Creates Detailed Exoplanets Out of Styrofoam

Michele Debczak

Adam Makarenko takes a grade school science project to new heights.

14 Terms of Affection from Across the U.S.

Angela Tung

Looking for a way to spice up your love language?

Milner Library Is Digitizing the Colorful History of the Circus

Rebecca OConnell

As Big Top shows become scarce, this Illinois State University library is on a mission to preserve the legacy of traveling circus performers.

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