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This Cat-Friendly Furniture Can Be Arranged Like 'Tetris' Blocks

Michele Debczak

Hours of entertainment for you and the cat in your life.

10 Facts About the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Stacy Conradt

On Veterans Day, 1921, President Warren G. Harding presided over an interment ceremony at Arlington National Memorial.

Ancient River Discovered Under the Sahara Desert

Shaunacy Ferro

An Earth observation satellite turned up evidence of a 300-mile river network under the desert.

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With Virtual Reality, You Can Go Shopping With Giraffes

Rebecca OConnell

Online shopping—now, with more zoo animals.

Help Write This Crowdsourced Sci-Fi Novel

Anna Green

CNET writer Eric Mack is crowdsourcing a 50,000 word science fiction novel.

7 Uniformly Spaced Facts About Polka Dots

Shaunacy Ferro

Only die-hard Batman fans would remember a villain called Mister Polka-Dot.

In Indianapolis, Some Public Sculptures Double as Lending Libraries

Michele Debczak

The city is home to some (tiny) new libraries.

Magic Liquid Makes Any Pair of Gloves Touchscreen Compatible

Andrew LaSane

The solution uses nanotechnology to mimic human fingertips.

Itsy-Bitsy Arachnids Use Bats as Airplanes

Kate Horowitz

Scientists spotted tiny pseudoscorpions stowing away in bat fur in New Zealand.

10 Wild Facts About ‘Where the Wild Things Are’

Rebecca Pahle

Let the wild rumpus start!

What Is a Confidential Marriage License and Why Does California Offer Them?

Suzanne Raga

Watch the History of Apple Inc. in Less Than 3 Minutes

Michele Debczak

From the Apple I to the Apple Watch.

Hot Dog Council Says a Hot Dog is Not a Sandwich

Caitlin Schneider

A definitive answer to an age-old debate.