Miss Cellania

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Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.

19 Performances That Prove Aretha Franklin Was the Greatest of All Time
How NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Will Touch the Sun
Cities of the World Where You Don’t Need AC or Heat
Sunset Boulevard: The Original Hollywood Exposé
The Fantastic and Troubled History of the Video Phone
The Cat Who Loves Peaches
Is Han Solo Stupid?
How to Photograph a Meteor Shower
The Best Historical Movies That are Also (Mostly) Accurate
A Planet Made of Blueberries
The Miracle of the United States Postal Service
The Struggle to Preserve the Taj Mahal
How Marcel Marceau Helped the French Resistance Fight Nazis
Star Wars Episode IX Predictions
How to Keep Your Wedding from Looking Like a Disaster on Instagram
The 10 Most Dangerous Places for Shark Attacks
Five Big Sharks That Help Keep Our Oceans Healthy
Robots to the Rescue: Racing Through Our Blood to Cure Disease
How Kittens Affect Your Brain
Science Fiction, From Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein to Black Panther
How to Enjoy Baseball When Your Team Really Sucks
How James Cameron Crafts Perfect Sequels
50 Things to Know about Aquaman
For a Brief, Glorious Moment, Camera-Wielding Pigeons Spied From Above
How Water Could Power Long-Distance Space Travel
A Lemon Rolled for a Quarter Mile Down a Street
12 Theme Parks Where the Danger is Real
Why Walking Through Doorways Make Us Forget
How Thomas Edison’s Boxing Film Inspired Pay-Per-View
Last-Minute Travel Tips for San Diego Comic Con 2018
Crowdfunding or Crimefunding?
How Trees Secretly Talk to and Share With Each Other
When Americans Redesigned the American Flag
13 Funny Superheroes That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud
The American Revolution Was One Battlefront in a Huge World War
Happy Canada Day! What Exactly Is Canada Day?
How to Avoid July 4th Traffic
Making the World’s Largest Lemon Battery for a Lemon-Powered Car
We Have a Good Chance of Curing the Common Cold
The Hiker's Guide to Trail Etiquette
The UFO Zealots Who Say Aliens Created Life on Earth
How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
How Volcanoes Work
The 100 Greatest YouTube Videos of All Time, Ranked
How Raiders of the Lost Ark Continues to Influence Pop Culture
17 Pieces Of Advice For New Dads
The Day the Sun Erupted
What to Expect from HBO's Game of Thrones Spin-Off
12 Grilling Mistakes Everyone Makes
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