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The myth of generations, debunked
The Kinsey Scale Test and 3 other ways to find where you fall on the sexuality spectrum
Eat like an ancient Roman by recreating bread from Pompeii
What’s in a packrat’s petrified pee? Just a few thousand years of secrets.
The US military’s first experiment with portable nuclear reactors was short and tragic
Why were chainsaws invented? To help with childbirth.
Some skyscrapers are so shiny they turn into death rays
The thorny history of barbed wire
Why are people obsessed with the Olympics?
11 terrifying childcare inventions from the early 20th century