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Madagascar's Legendary Man-Eating Tree

Ransom Riggs

It's probably one of the most fantastical tales in all of botany: the legend of the man-eating tree.

Brain Game: Apollo's Friday

It's Free-for-All Friday here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. And to allay your suspicions, there's no fooling in today's game, except for the title.

Morning Cup of Links: April Fool!

Miss Cellania

April Fools' Day Pictures: 4 Historic Science Hoaxes. They weren't just for one day, either. * 5 Wacky Internet Pranks That Can Get You Jail Time.

The Quick 10: 10 Trademarked Colors

Stacy Conradt

Thinking about starting a chocolate company and using a rich purple hue for the wrappers? Think again - there’s already a lock on that color.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Duncan Hines

Ethan Trex

You may have a box of Duncan Hines cake mix in your cupboard, but you may not have known that, unlike Betty Crocker, Hines was a real person.

The Late Movies: Ceremonial First Pitches

Mark Arminio

Today was baseball's Opening Day, where everyone has a record of 0-0.

How Did You Know? – Day 3 Level 3/Bonus Round

David K. Israel

YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.

Innovative Wine Racks

Jill Harness

Ordinary wine racks and cellars are so drab and unoriginal—which only makes these 34 creative wine holders stand out even more.

Hardcore Museum Ads

Jill Harness

The ad above was created by Jenny Burrows and Matt Kappler for their art portfolios. Originally, the logo at the bottom belonged to The Smithsonian.

3eanuts - Peanuts Comics Minus the Last Panel

Chris Higgins

3eanuts catalogs Peanuts cartoon strips, minus the fourth panel.

neatorama presents: HDYK? – {day 3}

David K. Israel

It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt! Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?

Great Moments in April Fool's Day Online

Miss Cellania

The internet makes April Fool's Day shenanigans accessible to millions of people, many of them quite gullible, as any spammer can attest.

What Happened to the NIT?

Ethan Trex

Tonight at Madison Square Garden, Alabama will take on Wichita State for the National Invitation Tournament title. You might not realize it today, but the NIT wasn't always an afterthought.

Eating Offal and Loving It: New Zealand's Wildfoods Festival

Ransom Riggs

I don't know if I'd be brave enough to eat most of what's on offer at New Zealand's annual Wildfoods Festival, but I'd love to watch other people try.

Brain Game: Really, Really Bad Rebus #23

Think Thursday has arrived here at the Cave of the Brain Game, and with it, a new installment of the Really, Really Bad Rebus series.

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