History
The Highly Unusual Funeral of Lee Harvey Oswald
Fearing attacks on his corpse, the Secret Service guarded Lee Harvey Oswald well into the afterlife.... READ ON
Show & Tell
A Mysterious Mah-Jongg Tile From New York's Past
Unearthed from a more than century-old building, the tile has a tale to tell about the waves of immigration in New York.... READ ON
History
10 Workout Tips From a 14th Century Knight
This rigorous workout combines cardio with strength training—like a medieval CrossFit.... READ ON
Technology
Wikipedia Bots Wage Editing Wars That Last for Years
The site's most relentless editors are computer algorithms.... READ ON
Big Question
Why Is Bacon Sometimes Green?
It looks like something out of a sci-fi movie, but it's perfectly normal.... READ ON
Animals
 Scientists Have Discovered Four New (Very Tiny) Night Frogs
Seven new frog species were discovered in all.... READ ON
List
10 Smart and Fun Accessories That Help You Make the Most of Your Phone
Your smartphone is a communicator, computer, and camera in one, but a wide variety of accessories can help you get even more out of your phone. Here are a few of them.... READ ON
News
Change Your Passwords: A Massive Web Leak Has Occurred
A tiny bug in its code caused Cloudflare to experience a serious memory leak.... READ ON
Travel
You Can Binge-Watch This Year's Oscar Frontrunners on Virgin Atlantic Flights
Missed 'Moonlight'? Didn’t see 'La La Land'? The airline's got you covered.... READ ON
Smart Shopping
Amazon Is Running Terrific Friday Deals You Need to See
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Live Smarter
Millennials Aren’t Job-Hopping—And It’s Costing Them
Despite the myth, millennial employees are loyal to a fault.... READ ON
Miss Cellania
8 Restaurant Treats Made with Girl Scout Cookies
Talented chefs from all over take the opportunity to devise treats made with Girl Scout Cookies.... READ ON
Art
Lose Yourself in Artist Yayoi Kusama’s 'Infinity Mirrors'
The world-famous exhibition opens this weekend at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C.... READ ON
Videos
Alarm Clock Doesn't Stop Until You Shoot It With a Nerf Gun
Sleep with a Nerf gun under your pillow.... READ ON
Animals
Bees Can Teach Each Other to Play Ball
It’s even cuter than it sounds.... READ ON
Comics
10 Sharp Facts About Marvel's Wolverine
For decades, not even Marvel was sure what to do with the pint-sized Canadian mutant.... READ ON

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