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Beat Wordle with these 5 expert tips
Just do it.
From Chicagoan to Phoenician, here’s what to call the residents of the biggest US cities
What did you call me?!
The weirdest things we learned this week: the origin of moron, forgotten scurvy cures, and bisexual space stations
Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Did scientists discover a new shape? Well, first we have to define ‘shape.’ Also, ‘new.’
A cool scientific finding and a strange semantic investigation.
Prototype Retainer Could Help Hearing-Impaired ‘Listen’ With Their Tongues
Putting the words right in your mouth
An Indigenous Malaysian Language Describes Smells As Precisely As English Describes Colors
Researchers had assumed all humans were just bad at describing odors, but it turns out that's a cultural problem, not a biological one.
Researchers Use Brain Scans to Translate Thoughts Into Words
If a picture is worth 1,000 words, how many words make up a thought?