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Morning Cup of Links: The Origin of Marmite

Miss Cellania

Links to start your day right!

Yarn Bombing in Harlem

Mental Floss Studios

Since 2012, Naomi Lawrence has filled the sidewalks of Harlem with brightly colored flowers—yarn flowers.

Australian Artist Creates Miniature Models of Gritty Urban Buildings

Kirstin Fawcett

Joshua Smith finds beauty in urban decay.

5 Questions: Round on the Other End

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Play With This Odd Voice Simulator That Mimics How Your Mouth Creates Sound

Shaunacy Ferro

How many sounds can you figure out how to make?

8 Women Who Changed Comedy Forever

Colin Patrick

Today’s comediennes stand on the shoulders of many hilarious women who came before them.

A Peek Into the World's Oldest Active Hotel

Nestled in Japan's Akaishi Mountains is the world's oldest hotel: Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan, established in 705 CE—over a millennium before any existing American hotels. Check it out.

9 Cases That Do More Than Protect Your iPhone

Alvin Ward

Expect more from your phone case.

Crusader-Era Shipwreck Discovered on Israeli Coast

Kirstin Fawcett

The ship may have been helmed by soldiers fleeing the historic Siege of Acre.

Watch Hilariously Awkward Robots Rap About Their Machine-Learning Skills

Shaunacy Ferro

"I got 99 problems / But learning by imitation from human-human interactions ain't one."

Tomb of Jesus Reopens Following a $4 Million Restoration Project

Kirstin Fawcett

The shrine hadn’t been restored since 1810, after nearly being destroyed by a fire.

7 Tips for Eliminating Toxic People From Your Life

Zoe Weiner

We all know how important it is to give our bodies a break from “toxic” food and alcohol, but what about giving ourselves a break from toxic attitudes?

This Sticker Book Rewards You for Washing Dishes and Going to the Gym

Shaunacy Ferro

Because sometimes, putting on big-boy pants really is an accomplishment.

Is 'Hangry' Real?

Stacy Conradt

If you've noticed you get growly when your stomach is rumbling, you're not alone.

This Smartphone Attachment Can Test Male Fertility

Jake Rossen

The device can identify abnormalities with 98 percent accuracy.

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