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Force of Habit: The Nun Who Became an FBI Agent

Jake Rossen

How Sister Joanne Pierce went from a convent to carrying a .38 revolver.

Name the Six U.S. States That Border Idaho

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Watch and Listen as the Harlem Globetrotters Team Up With 'STOMP'

Kate Horowitz

Elite performers and superstar athletes join forces for a dynamite music video.

17 Pioneering Facts About 'Little House on the Prairie'

Kara Kovalchik

Dishing up some dirt on Ma and Pa Ingalls and nasty Nellie Oleson.

How Will the Universe End?

Mark Strauss the mag

The short answer is: Not with a big bang.

Explore Biochemistry in This Molecular Minecraft World

Michele Debczak

The creators of "MolCraft" hope it will be used as a new type of education tool.

Europe's Oldest Tree is Undergoing a Sex Change

Caitlin Schneider

The recent change in the ancient organism shocked scientists.

20 Writers On Their Must-Have Desert Island Read

the mag

It's no surprise that the Harry Potter Series comes up more than once.

Watch The Short Film Sam Raimi Made Right Before 'The Evil Dead'

Anna Green

The film provides a fascinating look at the origins of the horror series.

This Massive New Mural in Italy Depicts the Evolution of the World

Andrew LaSane

The impressive wall illustrates the full timeline of life on Earth.

Become a More Creative Chef With This Flavor Profile Guide

Rebecca OConnell

Learn how to balance flavors with these helpful charts.

7 Scientific Studies About How Animals React to Music

Meredith Danko

Music is pretty universally enjoyed ... when it comes to people. Animals, on the other hand, have diverse reactions to tunes.

What is a World in Which Commercials Make You Cry?

Want to Be More Productive? Listen to This Kind of Music

Kirstin Fawcett

Your iTunes playlist can coax your brain into the zone—if you know how to use it.

10 Inventive Myths About Einstein, Debunked

April Daley

He wasn't really a bad student.