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15 Fun Facts About 'Dick and Jane'

Mark Mancini

Once a beloved teaching tool, Dick and Jane was later denounced as dull, counterproductive, and even misogynistic.

The Delicious World of Dim Sum

Foster Kamer the mag

Better know the delicious steamed and fried delicacies of this age-old tradition.

The Legend of Pope Joan

Miss Cellania

If the pope suddenly gave birth to a baby right out in public, he'd certainly become a legend.

Artists and Graphic Designers Remix Everyday Street Signs

Shaunacy Ferro

For the 50th anniversary of Britain's road sign designs, artists and designers came up with new ways to use the familiar objects.

Hue Knew? See the History of Color With This Infographic

Caitlin Schneider

Boiled beetles, arsenic, gemstones, and cow urine are just a few of the things we've used to make the world more colorful.

Bizarrely Beautiful Bus Stops From the Soviet Era

Michele Debczak

Bus stops provided Soviet artists a rare outlet for creative expression.

These Celeb Portraits Show Stars As Shadows of Their Younger Selves

Kirstin Fawcett

Colombian artist Fulvio Obregon drew portraits of famous household names and their youthful doppelgängers.

15 Electrifying Facts About Jellyfish

Michele Debczak

Colorful, dangerous, and mesmerizing, there's a lot more going on with these gelatinous creatures than meets the eye. Here are 15 electrifying fast about these undersea beauties.

Artist Crafts Statue of David's Head with 87,000 Toothpicks

Olivia Harrison

Artist Tang Jialu attempted to recreate the head of the original, six-ton marble structure with an unconventional material: toothpicks.

This 'Living Fossil' Fish Has a Lung

Shaunacy Ferro

Scientists recently confirmed that an ancient order of fish called coelacanths have lungs.

15 Bugs Named After Politicians

Nick Greene

If you can't get an airport named after you, a slime-mold beetle is a pretty decent consolation prize.

Tom Skelton: The Serial Killer Court Jester

Paul Anthony Jones

The original Tom Fool wasn't all fun and games.

The Facebook 'Dislike' Button Is Coming

Rebecca OConnell

A 'dislike' button is on the horizon.

Flat Reading Lamps That Look 3D

Rebecca OConnell

Take your workspace to the next level with these optical illusions-turned-lamps.

15 Explosive Facts About Volcanoes

Jen Pinkowski

They’re amazing. They’re dangerous. They’re portals to the hot, living interior of the Earth.

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