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7 Tips for Staying Informed Without Experiencing Media Burnout

Michele Debczak

Has the news cycle got you stressed? Here's how to take care of yourself without unplugging completely.

Hollywood's Brief Love Affair With 'Young Einstein' Star Yahoo Serious

Jake Rossen

The Australian made just three films before vanishing from the public eye.

Honeybees Go 'Whoop!' When They Bump Into Each Other

Kate Horowitz

They make the adorable sound with their wings when they're startled. Listen below.

You Can Use Facebook to Find—and Apply for—Your Next Job

Shaunacy Ferro

Companies can now post job openings on the social network.

McDonald’s Engineers a New Type of Straw for Slurping Shamrock Shakes

Michele Debczak

The STRAW is the fast food innovation that no one asked for.

NASA Announces Winners of the 'Space Poop Challenge'

Michele Debczak

Last year NASA asked for help dealing with space poop, and the public came through.

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50 Bizarre Passages from Medieval Europe’s Bestselling Travel Book

Lucas Reilly

We read Sir John Mandeville’s whimsical travel guide so you don’t have to. (There be dragons.)

Lesser-Known Weapons of World War II

Austin Thompson

People from all walks of life—dentists, psychologists, journalists, and more—came together to come up with some crazy, unorthodox, and sometimes wildly successful weapons to win the war.

12 Wild Facts About ‘The Jerry Springer Show’

Garin Pirnia

In 25 years on television, Jerry Springer has taped more than 4000 episodes, welcomed more than 35,000 guests, and witnessed some of TV's most infamous fistfights.

Inside London's Annual Clown-Themed Church Service

Kirstin Fawcett

The annual event pays homage to Joseph Grimaldi, the father of modern-day clowning.

6 Ways Aircraft Changed the Course of the Vietnam War

Kelly Marages

Aviation technology drove the Vietnam War.

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Morning Cup of Links: Stuff in Space

Miss Cellania

Here, have some wonderful links!

The True Story Behind Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum

Mental Floss Studios

Wax sculptor Marie Tussaud's history is just as gruesome as the Chamber of Horrors in her London wax museum.