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Giant LEGO Millennium Falcon Took 10,000 Pieces to Build

Rebecca OConnell

Name the US States That Contain Double Letters (The Same Letter Twice In A Row)

10 Foods That (Thankfully) Flopped

Name the Movie by the Line of Trivia From IMDb

Morning Cup of Links: The Silent and Deadly Owl

Miss Cellania

20 Haunted Hotels You Can Stay In

Anna Green

Lost spirits and friendly ghosts allegedly haunt these hotels.

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New App is Crowdsourcing Weather Reporting

Anna Green

The app puts weather reporting into your hands.

A Museum Small Enough to Fit on Your Desk

Rebecca OConnell

Stegosaurus bone, mammoth meat, and the Berlin Wall: Keep an entire museum right on your desk.

Beet Juice Can Reduce Altitude Sickness

Shaunacy Ferro

High levels of nitrate in the juice help normalize blood vessel function.

11 Toasty Facts About Quiznos

Hannah Keyser

The sandwich chain has struggled recently, but there are still plenty of quirky facts from their 30 year history.

What Hägar the Horrible and the Chiquita Banana Girl Have in Common

Stacy Conradt

… Featuring a catchy 1944 cartoon starring the one-and-only Ms. Banana.

How Taco Emoji—and Hittite Hieroglyphs—Get to Your Screen

Maggie Shafer

Remember when there was all that internet racket about the taco emoji? The trending hashtag, the t-shirts, the campaigns—it was a global initiative, and it worked. And we were happy, for awhile ...

Are Squat Toilets Better for Your Butt?

Kate Horowitz

Proponents of squatting say seated pooping is hazardous to your health.