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Top Emerging Foodie Cities Across the U.S.

These LED Bulbs Were Made to Resemble Vintage Incandescents

Michele Debczak

Easy on the eyes and your electric bill.

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Tiny Cat Figurines Are a Great Substitute for Fortunes

Rebecca OConnell

Felines are the new fortunes.

How Some of the First Plastic Contacts Were Made

Shaunacy Ferro

A newsreel shows what life was like for contacts-wearers before the invention of soft and breathable lenses.

10 Quick Facts About Whippets

Rebecca OConnell

Blink once and these fast little pups are gone. Learn more about the spunky English racing dog.

From Donation Bin to Sotheby's: How a Rare 19th-Century Bible Almost Got Away

Delicious Meals Knit From Wool

Shaunacy Ferro

Brb, I’ll be making dinner for the next…six months.

Town Weighing Retrial for ‘Witch’ Executed in 1716

Kate Horowitz

Nearly three centuries after her death, Maria Bertoletti Toldini may get a second chance for justice.

How 8 Iconic Horror Movie Villains Were Created

Stacy Conradt

When you know what goes into making them—ping pongs, for example—even the most frightening horror movie monsters become less scary.

How Many Trees Are on the Planet?

Michele Debczak

The answer is much higher than we previously suspected.

This Cube Is Made From Every Collectible Element on Earth

Michele Debczak

The Holy Grail of geeky desk ornaments.

The Enduring Tradition of a Houdini Séance on Halloween

Caitlin Schneider

If anyone could escape death, it would be Houdini.

12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Voice Actors

Jake Rossen

When Bruce Willis is too busy to re-record own breathing, they call in the professionals.

Watch Guillermo Del Toro Talk About His Favorite Horror Movies

Anna Green

If you’re looking for some scary movies to watch this Halloween, you can’t go wrong with a few recommendations from director-producer Guillermo del Toro.